Events Diary (Administered by Dave Hyde)

                                         CLUB    EVENTS
contact Dave Hyde, Events Officer at  davehyde61@outlook.com
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A MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ALL
                                        
                         2018

January
7th..........Chilly Willy Run
          This year being organised by new committee member Chris Lewis
          The starting point is Llantwit Major Beach Car Park, CF61 1YX
                The departure time is 10. 30 a.m. Arrive before for socialising.
                 Let's hope for a snow free day and general good weather.
               Trust we have a good turn out after the Christmas jollifications

               Tea stop at a cost of £2.50 per person
               
Lunch , not pre ordered, and either a carvery or a-la-carte..selected and paid for on the day

          April

22nd     National Drive it Day
             This is the date where the 520 plus members of the Federation of Historic Motor Vehicle  elect to use their vehicle     
I am already in the process of working out the route.  

May
12th     Coffee morning
          to be held at Retail park adjacent to Cardiff City Football  Ground 
                   . To promote our show on 20th.
                   All welcome from 10.00 - 13.00
                   Further details to follow         

                                
                                                   SHOWS
                                         remember The car's the star           
   If you want a show included email me with  details        
                            we thank you all for your support in the past year and trust you will continue next year..        dave hyde


                                                    2018

                                                    
January
13/14 th  Performance Car Show, NEC, Brum
               Tickets £36 on door or £33 + £2 booking fee
                      Show guide £5
                      Contact 0844 5811419 for details or advance booking
April
2nd   Easter Monday
                     Coleford Carnival of Transport
                     to be held in the Town Centre of Coleford, Glos.
                     Last year over 480 cars attended so well worth a visit
                     Further details from colefordcarnivaloftransport.co.uk
May
20th      Cardiff City Football Ground car park
             held on tarmac so no issues with muddy fields, etc
             We have confirmed the site for our annual show.
                    2018 will see myself, Dave Hyde, taking over the entrants from our now chairman , Ian Thomas.  Further details will follow in January when the application forms will be sent out.
The resulting paperwork will allow admittance for driver, passenger and up to two children.        Extra adults will be charged at admission price rate.
please; in 2018 remember to display your entrant label in the windscreen on arrival so that stewards can direct you to the correct area.
many thanks to all entrants

JUNE
23rd   Royal British Legion "A day to Remember"
              Waunfawr Park, Crosskeys    free entry: donation to poppy appeal
               Vehicles in place by 08.30 and remain static until 17.30
               For more info contact :- Presidentwelshrblband@gmail.com
               or Lt Col (r) Timothy Sturges,  FInstLM MAPM, MCILT GCGI
               44 Greenfield, Newbridge NP11 4QY
               closing date   30th April 2018
               I have application forms and conditions if required

JULY
14th  Classic Car and Vintage Vehicle Show
         at Hog's Head Public House Car Park , Great Treadam,  Llantilio
         Crossenny Abergavenny
         NP7 8TA          details to follow
        
AUGUST
Sat 25th    Gloucester City Classic + Retro Festival..Cars in the City
                 The fourth event whereby various streets are themed for
                  different eras
                 Details from Colin Organ, City Chambers, 4-6 Clarence St,
                 Gloucester  GL1 1DX
                 email  colin.organ@Gloucester.gov.uk  or
                           theestateagency@btconnect.com
                 Tel    07767350003   01452 383836  01452 383854
              website www.gloucester.gov.uk/retro-festival

                I have application forms if required

September
30th    Cowbridge Cars and coffee
           Further details to follow


Please forward details of any show to me so as they can be included on this site



ITEMS of POSSIBLE INTEREST

                                                            2018
January
 21st               Malvern Drive-in Classic Car and Bike Autojumble
                       10.00- 15.00 to be held at Three Counties Show Ground
                       Malvern  WR13 6NW
March
25th                Drivers Seat (GTFM) breakfast club       9 - 1
                       Café Cwtch, Dare Valley Country Park, Aberdare
April
29th                Drivers seat (GTFM) breakfast club         9 - 1
                       Café Cwtch, Dare Valley Country Park, Aberdare

May                        
27th                Drivers seat (GTFM) breakfast club         9 - 1
                       Café Cwtch, Dare Valley Country Park, Aberdare
June
24th                Drivers seat (GTFM) breakfast club         9 - 11 .30
                       Café Cwtch, Dare Valley Country Park, Aberdare
                       This will have an extra long post breakfast run
September
30th                Drivers seat (GTFM) breakfast club
                       Café Cwtch, Dare Valley Country Park, Aberdare




Club nights    4th January    1st February       5th March     3rd May
                      7th June          first Thursday  of month
                             
Committee nights         16th January      20th February      20th March
                      17th April          15th May         third Tuesday  including show
                       committee  from Jan. onwards