Events Diary (Administered by Dave Hyde)

                                         CLUB    EVENTS
contact Dave Hyde, Events Officer at
25th     Swallow run
            This years run is being organised by our editor John Nash
                    The run starts at 10.00 from Cardiff West  Services M4
                    There will be a coffee/tea stop whereby a charge of £2.50 per
                    person (cash) will be collected on the day
                    Lunch is now fully booked 
                    other location John on  01446 418514  or

22nd            National Drive it Day
                  This is the date where the 520 plus members of the Federation
                   of Historic Motor Vehicle where drivers elect to use their  
                   vehicles for the greater cause
                   The coffee stop and lunch have been selected..details to follow
                   Just have to work out the fiddly bits now.
                   will endeavour to keep to wide roads in a good state of repair.
                   now that's my problem  
                   menus etc to follow 

12th        Coffee morning
             to be held at Retail park adjacent to Cardiff City Football 
                   To promote our show on 20th.
                   All welcome from 10.00 - 13.00
                   After this we will be attending Ysygol y Derri, one of our
                   charities, where we will be displaying our cars

20th   SWCCC Show at Cardiff City Football
          Club ground car park.......see show page entry    

We require a volunteer for setting the Autumn Colours run..   Contact Ian Thomas     (chair)

                                         remember The car's the star                
Not a comprehensive list..If you are aware of any more email me 
with a bias towards shows in Wales


23rd-25th  Classic Car  and Restoration Show
                          N.E.C. Birmingham B40 1NT
                     !000 classic cars on display, car clubs , traders, autojumble
                     cars for sale, auction, live shows(car only ) Dream rides
                     further details 0844 8586758 or
                     £ 16 single  £26 adult weekend  £1.50 booking fee
                     (Rates Classic Car subscriber rates)
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
                     including on line application form
                    A single vehicle exhibitor will be charged £2.50
                    Exhibitors to arrive 8.30 - 9.30    static 10 - 4 p.m.
                    No entry after 31st March

8th       Malvern Festival of Transport
             at Three Counties Show Ground, Malvern WR13 6NW
                  from 10.00 - 15.00
                  first show of season with full concours, trade stands and
                  autojumble....with quality food and drink
                  further details 01484 667776 0r

5th    Momomouth show
         further details to follow
7th    Classic cars at the Castle

               To be held at Carew Castle, nr Tenby, Pembrokeshire
               10 a.m. - 4 p.m.  cars to arrive after 9 a.m.
               spaces allocated on a first come first parked basis
               please email  MarkEverson        
    with  Name, contact
               number, email address, make/ model,  car regn. and club
               affiliated to

 7th Singleton Park  Classic Car Show
            deatails from

13th Morris Minors Owners Club (S.Wales)
         to be held at Caldicot Castle    further details from:-
             I have application forms if required

20th    South Wales Classic Car Club at
          Cardiff City Football Ground car park
          held on tarmac so no issues with muddy fields, etc 
Each entrant will have to complete an application form .No block bookings. If you wish to park together you must arrive together.
Club stands contact me.
I have application forms ..please send email to The resulting paperwork will allow admittance for driver, passenger and up to two children.        Extra adults will be charged at admission price rate.
please  remember to display your entrant label in the windscreen on arrival so that stewards can direct you to the correct area.
This is an event whereby proceeds received go to charities
Please note NO LEAVING UNTIL 4 p.m. . No exceptions
If you can not remain static until 4 p.m. please do not apply.
Health and Safety rules.
Autojumble + trade contact Terence Wilde 07866107145 between 6-8 p.m.
or by email
We have a supplier of metal pressed number plate attending so if you wish any plates bring relevant paperwork

27th   Cardigan Classic C.C. Annual Show
          at Cardigan Secondary School Field, Cardigan SA43 1HG
               details from

28th    Vale of Glamorgan Classic Car Show
           Sully Sports Club, South Road, Sully  CF64 5SP
                in aid of  RNLI and Dinas Powis Scout Troup   for 1990 vehicles
                Register online before 31st March for free show entry
                After 31st March a "LATE ENTRY"(8 weeks) fee of £10 apples
                No entries after 22nd April
contact John Lawrence.. on
              to download application form on link
              or  Tim Hubbard on 02920 513177
               I have application forms if required

28th       Abergavenny Classic Car Show
              further details to follow

2nd Stay Safe Events Classic Car Show
        at Fonmon Castle, Fonmon, Barry, Vale of Glam CF62 3ZN
             further details  Darrel Skeet  on 07486 488321 for entry form

3rd    Pembrokeshire Classic C.C. Show
          at Scolton Manor (5 miles North Haverfordwest on B4329
               details from

10th   Barry Festival of Transport
           organised by Cardiff Transport Preservation Group
                held at Nell's point car park and on promenade
                All exhibits must be in position by 10 a.m.
                I have entry forms if required

16th       Maesteg Classic Car Show ..  vehicle run
              Meeting at Maesteg Celtic RFC,Bridgend Road. CF35 0NE
              To leave at 10.30 taking scenic route to Ogmore Castle Ruins,
              then on to Castle Coch for lunch, then to Treorchy, then alongside
              Afon Forest Park back to Maesteg Celtic RFC
              organised by Enthusiasts of British Motor Vehicles built before
              1985  facebook ..Gar Cole

17th   Maesteg Classic Car Show
          at  Maesteg Celtic Rugby Club, Bridgend Road, Maesteg
               CF34 0NE and grounds    by Thomas Jenkins
               in aid of  The Stroke Association  .food + beverages available
               Booking NOT required   10 - 4 p.m.
              please contact Tom on 07850 583678 if attending

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 :-
               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

8th     Caerphilly Motoring Festival
           organised by Glamorgan Classic Car Club
                being held at Llancaiach Fawr Manor, Nelson CF46 6ER
                Entry forms from
                or tel on 07581 172181 for more info.
                I have application forms if required

14th         Monmouthshire Classic  and Vintage Vehicle Show
                at Hog's Head Public House Car Park , Great Treadam,  Llantilio
                Crossenny Abergavenny NP7 8TA
                I have application forms if required

15th      Berkely Castle      details to follow

15th      Cardiff Bay Classic Car Show
             organised by Clamorgan Classic Car Club
             further details to follow

21st       Bridgend Town Centre Classic Vehicle Show
             on site by 09.30  no leaving before 16.00
             application forms from
             or tel 07581 172181 for more info.
4th      Porthcawl Lions Vintage Fair 2018
              at Porthcawl Rugby Club    12 noon - 5 p.m.
                 Entry forms returned by 31st May to be included in programme
                 I have application forms if required, which I can email
                 enquirees to

 5th     Brecon Classic Motor Show
           Paddys Fields, Libanus, Brecon LD3 8EW
           (A 470/A 4215 junction)

11th        Pontypridd Classic Car Show
          at Ynysangharad Park, Pontypridd
          further details from info @
               or jan fry on 01443 490740
                application forms now available from above or
                I have copies if required
                remember to book early for a swim in the lido

12th           Skewen Motor Club Classic Car Show
                  at Gnoll Estate Country Park, nr Neath  
                  further details to follow

19th       Tewkesbury Classic Vehicle Festival
           held at Tewkesbury School Sports Field, Ashchurch Road
                Tewkesbury GL20 8DF                   11 - 4 p.m.
                 700 + cars   200 + bikes     07976 950856
                Entry to this event is £5 for driver and vehicle and £5/passenger
                Without the cars they have no show. don't be penalised
                It is £7.50 each on the day

19th          Tetbury Classic Car Show
           at Sir William Romneys School, Tetbury GL8 8AE
                details from www,           

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  or
                 Tel    07767350003   01452 383836  01452 383854
                I have application forms if required

26th       Ponthir Sports Ground Classic Car Show
              further details to follow

2nd        Stay Safe Events Car Show  at Fonmon    Castle. Barry
              contact Darrel Skeet on 07486 488321

9th                Merthyr Tydfil Festival ofTransport     
                     held at Merthyr Tydfil Leisure Centre  CF48 1UT
                     I have entry forms if required

16th      Big Welsh Classic Car Show     further details to follow

30th    Cowbridge Cars and coffee
           Further details to follow

14th      Malvern Festival of Transport
             being held at Three Counties Show Ground, WR13 6NW
             10.00 - 16.00
             further details 01484 667776 or

3rd-4th   Footman James Classic Vehicle Restoration Show
               at Royal Bath and West Showground, Shepton Mallet

9th-11th  Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show
               at NEC, Birmingham

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


25th                Drivers Seat (GTFM) breakfast club       9 - 1
                       Café Cwtch, Dare Valley Country Park, Aberdare
29th                Drivers seat (GTFM) breakfast club         9 - 1
                       Café Cwtch, Dare Valley Country Park, Aberdare

16th                Drivers seat (GTFM) Bwyd a Torque night
                       Café Cwtch, Dare Valley Country Park, Aberdare  
27th                Drivers seat (GTFM) breakfast club         9 - 1
                       Café Cwtch, Dare Valley Country Park, Aberdare
10th               Bridgend MG O.C. Cwm to Coast Run
                       Stunning scenery of South & East Wales Vales and Valleys
                       on lesser used roads and by ways.
                       ANY type of vehicle is most welcome
                       £20 per car which will include drinks + biscuits at the start.
                       Proceeds in aid of local charities
                       Further information from Stuart Taylor on 01656 662213
                       or email

13th                Driver night (GTFM) Bwyd a Torque night
                       Café Cwtch, Dare Valley Country Park, Aberdare

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

5th - 8th         British Grand Prix   (Silverstone)

12th-15th       Goodwood Festival Of Speed

18th               Drivers seat (GTFM) Bwyd a Torque Night
                       Café Cwtch, Dare Valley Country Park, Aberdare

11th.               Morgan Cars, Malvern celebrate 50 years of plus 8
                       They are holding a display at the factory with fairground,
                       COMPLIMENTARY FACTORY TOURS, live music,
                       fireworks finale
                       Early bird  £ 12  General Admission £ 15 on gate  £ 20
                       Contact Morgan Cars on website

12th              Morgans at Prescott Hill Climb

30th                Drivers seat (GTFM) breakfast club
                       Café Cwtch, Dare Valley Country Park, Aberdare

Club nigh      8th March    5th april    3rd May   7th June          first Thursday  of month weather permitting
Committee nights   20th March  17th  april   15th may       third Tuesday  including show  committee  from Jan. onwards