Events Diary (Administered by Dave Hyde)

                                         CLUB    EVENTS
contact Dave Hyde, Events Officer at  davehyde61@outlook.com
                                        
                        2018
July
  6th  Club barbeque held at Porthcawl Rugby Club at 7 p.m. 
             instead of club night
                             

SHOWS
                                         remember The car's the star                
2018
Not a comprehensive list..If you are aware of any more email me 
with a bias towards shows in Wales



May
   27th   Cardigan Classic C.C. Annual Show
          at Cardigan Secondary School Field, Cardigan SA43 1HG
               details from www.facebook.com/events/140821153228430/

28th    Vale of Glamorgan Classic Car Show
           Sully Sports Club, South Road, Sully  CF64 5SP
                in aid of  RNLI and Dinas Powis Scout Troup
                 No entries after 22nd April             

                MUSTER POINT
                09.30  lidles car park  please inform Ian Thomas if attending

27th/Monday 28th
              Abergavenny Steam, Veteran + Vintage  Rally
              held at Bailey Park, Park Road, Abergavenny NP7 5PR
              Adults £7  Children + OAP £4  infants Free
              events include mountain rescue demo, parades of steamers,
              motor cycles, classic cars, commercial + military Vehicles,
              tractors and shire horses
             ALL applications on line on          http://apply.abergavennysteamrally.co.uk

June 
3rd    Pembrokeshire Classic C.C. Show
          at Scolton Manor SA 62 5QL   show starts at 10.30 a.m.
               5 miles North Haverfordwest on B4329 towards Cardigan
               details from www.pembrokeshire-classic-car-club.co.uk
               entry forms from Peter Badham, Grasmere, Pentlepoir
               Saudersfoot. Pembs  SA69 9BR  tel 01834 812132
               nominated charities Wales Air Ambulance, Paul Sartori
               Diabetes Wales
               trade/craft stalls Phyllis 01646 682265..07918 971151
               Admission Adults £5 Children £3 Family ticket £10

9th     Festival of Classics at Newport City Centre
               full details from John Gibbon on 07854 574019 or
               email at john.w.gibbon@gmail.com
               I have application forms if required

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 (9 hrs)
               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
8th     Caerphilly Motoring Festival
           organised by Glamorgan Classic Car Club
                being held at Llancaiach Fawr Manor, Nelson CF46 6ER
                Entry forms from brownwayne@hotmail.co.uk
                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
                www.facebook.com/MonmouthshireClassicandVintageVeh.../
                I have application forms if required
                this is a SWCCC featured show where our flags, etc will be in
                evidence and a greater attendance requested

15th      Berkely Castle      details to follow

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

15th      Classic Transport Day at Gwili Railway, Bronwydd Arms
             Station, Carmarthen  SA33 6HT
             tel  01267 238213    email info@gwili-railway.co.uk
             I have application forms if required

21st       Bridgend Town Centre Classic Vehicle Show
             on site by 09.30  no leaving before 16.00
             application forms from brownwayne@hotmail.co.uk
             or tel 07581 172181 for more info.

26th      Forresters Car Club at Newtown Motors, 12, Somerset Road
             Cwmbran  NP44 1QX
             Featuring rally cars, Aston Martin Owners Club, Morgan Owners
             club and many more
             Chosen charity    Blood Bikes Wales
             All Rally cars MUST book in with Shirley Saunders email at
             saunders.shirley@googlemail.com
             All other cars will be on a first come first parked basis on night
             Due to limited space Please Note  10 car limit per club
        
AUGUST
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 a.woyka@yahoo.com
                 this is a SWCCC featured show where our flags, etc will be in
                 evidence; a greater attendance requested
                 better turnout than morris minor show I trust.     too far?

 5th     Brecon Classic Motor Show
           Paddys Fields, Libanus, Brecon LD3 8EW
           (A 470/A 4215 junction) 10.30 - 4 p.m.
           www.breconmotorclub.co.uk
                email breconclassicmotorshow@mail.com

                Gwyneth tylor lyons  07423 647993 -evenings before 10 p.m.
           

11th        Pontypridd Classic Car Show
          at Ynysangharad Park, Pontypridd
          further details from info @ pontypriddtowncouncil.gov.uk
               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
                This is a SWCCC featured show where flags, etc will be
                in evidence and a greater presence requested

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

12th         Three Cocks 38th Steam and Vintage Rally, Brecon
                held at Boatside Farm, Hay on Wye   HR3 5RS
                enquirees Cars Mr G. Moore tel 01497 85129 
                                email   moorhays@aol.com
                general enquirees Mrs Young, Upper barn Tel 01497 847567
                I have application forms if required

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
                                It is £7.50 each on the day
                exhibitors should not be charged. without us they have nothing.

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

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

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

September 
 
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

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

November
3rd-4th   Footman James Classic Vehicle Restoration Show
               at Royal Bath and West Showground, Shepton Mallet
               www.bristolclassiccarshows.com/

9th-11th  Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show
               at NEC, Birmingham
               www.necclassicmotorshow.com/


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



ITEMS of POSSIBLE INTEREST

                                                   2018
                                  May  
                 
27th                Drivers seat (GTFM) breakfast club         9 - 1
                       Café Cwtch, Dare Valley Country Park, Aberdare
June
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  mgguy62@hotmail.com

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

JULY
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

August
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

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




Club night     7th June     july  No club night  Barbaque on 6th                       first Thursday  of month
                             
Committee nights     12th june       third Tuesday