RALLY BOARD

Please ring Roger Ballard on 01722-323570 for more information or entry forms.

click here for the list of Rallies (Roger's Rally Roundup)

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RALLY BOARD UPDATE
 
BEAN CAR CLUB  DAFFODIL RUN
8th APRIL 2018

The run starts at The New Inn Hotel, Heckfield, Hampshire (on the B3349) and follows a suggested route to Stockbridge for coffee and then on to the Alice Lisle in the New Forest for lunch or a picnic on the green. They will then continue on to the picturesque and historic town of Christchurch for prize giving and tea with the Mayor.
Signing on, will take place at:  08:30am - 09:30 am The New Inn Hotel, Heckfield. RG27 0LE
or
10:00am - 11:00 am Grosvenor Hotel, High Street, Stockbridge, SO20 6EU
The forms are on their website. Last year there were about a dozen Austin Sevens on the run. It is a good run with a wide variety of pre 1937 cars, especially if you live near Christchurch. Tip, if you want lunch at the Alice Lisle get there early or take a picnic.
£13/car closing date 20th March 2018
SEVENS TO THE SEA
22nd. April 2018
A scenic tour of the beautiful Lincolnshire Wolds, starting in Lincoln and ending at the coast in Cleethorpes - approx. 99 miles.
Max of 60 places.  Fee £12 per car.  Click here to download the entry form (Word) or
Email: pc.rowlands@btinternet.com or write with SAE to Peter Rowlands, The Old Stackyard, Swinderby Rd., South Scarle, Notts., NG23 7JW
BRANSGORE FUN DAY & VILLAGE FETE
Bank Holiday Monday, 7th May 2018

The Rotary Club of Bransgore is once again organising the Fun Day at the Village Hall and Recreation Ground on the Burley Road.  All profits will be donated to local charities and activities which benefit our community. Due to the limited space available we have been obliged to restrict entries to 30 vehicles only this year.  Hence entrants will be accepted on a “first come, first served” basis and there will be no late entries on the day.  Only Austin cars manufactured up to and including 1939 will be accepted.  An award will be presented for the best turned out vehicle and occupants dressed appropriate to the age of their car.  The Recreation Ground will be open from 10.00am on the day and all vehicles are requested to be in position by 12 noon.  The Fun Day will close at 5.00pm.

 

The closing date for entry is 14th April 2018.
Click here for entry form and full details

CLUB HOLIDAY TO SPAIN MAY 2018
Friday 11th May 2018 to Tuesday 22nd May 2018
FULLY BOOKED - RESERVES ONLY TAKEN

With much help from Brittany Ferries we have managed to reserve rooms at 2 hotels as we propose to make this a 2 centre break
Depart Friday 11th May 2018 17.00 Portsmouth arriving Santander 17.30 Saturday. 4 berth cabin per couple included.  First Hotel approx 30 miles west of Santander, Hotel Josein (ref HS0714), in Comillas. B&B basis. Parking.  4 Nights.  2nd Hotel approx 30 miles further down coast, and stayed at by some of us before. Hotel Montemar (ref HS0209), in Llanes.  B&B basis. Parking.  5 Nights.   Return crossing Santander Monday 21st May 15.15 arriving Portsmouth 14.45 Tuesday 22nd May. 4 berth cabin per couple included. 
The cost PER COUPLE with Austin 7, based on 2017 prices (so likely to be slightly more) £863.20  or single person with car in single room £780.   These prices include a 20% discount from Brittany Ferries. 

If you are keen to reserve your place, e mail Gary Munn as soon as possible with names in the first instance, so that I have a means of communicating further developments. Remember only a limited number of rooms are reserved, do not be disappointed should you leave it too late!!!

VINTAGE NOSTALGIA FESTIVAL
1st, 2nd & 3rd June 2018

The Vintage Nostalgia Festival is a hidden gem in the heart of the Wylye valley....."sssh don't tell everyone!"
The event focuses on the past and celebrates all that was great from before the turn of the century up to the 1980's. So whatever your interest, Vintage/classic cars, Veteran Cycles, Vintage Fashion, antiques, rusty automobila, dance and music, There is something for everyone whether your 8 or 80!
With Live bands, Ringwood fine Ale bar, cocktail bar and dance troupe, Vintage Village, traditional children's entertainment its not to be missed!  Well behaved dogs are allowed. They must be kept on the lead and you must clear up any mess. There are a number of interesting dog walks near the showground.

Click here for entry form and tickets

TOTIE 2
(
The Only Tour Is Essex & Suffolk)

Sunday 10th to Friday 15th June 2018
The Essex Austin 7 Club is pleased to announce their second tour of Essex and Suffolk.
If you are interested please contact Peter and Marion Lawson on 01245 361857 or email pm@marionandpeter.plus.com and we will send you an entry form via email or post if necessary.

DEVON A7 CLUB'S KD-UK GRAND WESSEX TOUR
June 16th to 17th 2018
The Devon A7 Club are organizing a 2 day tour in conjunction with the charity KD-UK. The route starts in Exeter and takes in Dartmoor, Exmoor and the Brendon Hills on Saturday and then skirts the Somerset Levels before passing through Hardy Country and along the Jurassic Heritage Coast of Dorset & East Devon before returning to Exeter on Sunday.
Entrants can join and leave the tour at any point and will call at Tavistock, Torrington, Exford, Taunton, Sherbourne, Poundbury, Seaton.
Entry fee of £10, with entrants being encouraged to raise sponsorship for their drive.
For entry form and more details click here or contact David Aylmore, Secretary Devon A7 Club Tel 01626 852259
750 MOTOR CLUB
NATIONAL AUSTIN SEVEN RALLY, BEAULIEU

Sunday 1st July 2018

The largest annual gathering of Austin 7 enthusiasts, vehicles and trade suppliers.

All Austin 7s and pre-1978 classics welcome. You don’t have to be a 750MC member!
 
* Huge Austin autojumble
* Trials cars demonstrations
*On-site camping - make a weekend of it.
* Class and Concours awards
* Driving skills tests
* Saturday afternoon drive through the New Forest
* Guided tour of Palace House

This year’s Special Display: ‘A7s UP TO & INCLUDING 1930’

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD ENTRY FORM (PDF)

VERWOOD RUSTIC FAYRE
BANK HOLIDAY MONDAY, 27th August 2018

Potterne Park, Verwood BH21 6RS

Exhibits will be accepted on a “first come, first served basis” and there will be NO LATE ENTRIES ON THE DAY. An age limit is essential on cars and motorcycles and only those manufactured up to and including 1979 will qualify. Exhibitors are asked to arrive between 9.00 and 11.30am. (At which time the entrance gates will be closed) to be in place for the Grand Opening at 12 noon. All vehicle movement is then prohibited until 4.30pm.

Click here for entry form

 

DORSET A7 CLUB ISLE OF MAN HOLIDAY 2018
Friday 14 September – Friday 21 September

FULLY BOOKED - RESERVES ONLY TAKEN

Estimated Cost £600 per couple plus cost of overnight stops.
If you want to join in this Club Holiday, please contact – E-mail ONLY:
Gary Munn E-mail: gary.munn@ntlworld.com
FIRST 10 Cars get in for sure – A7s only!

 ROGERS RALLY ROUNDUP 2018

Date

Venue

Contact

May

5

Downton Engineering Classic car show

Brenda Harris,2 Park Row, Redlynch, SP5 2HB  www.dewsc.org.uk

6

Twyford Waterworks Spring Rally

07516 458900 enquiries@twyfordwaterworks.co.uk

7

Abbey Hill Steam Rally, Yeovil

01935 863199  www.abbeyhillrally.co.uk

7

Popham Aerojumble & Classic car show

http://www.popham-airfield.co.uk

7

Bransgore Fun Day

Brian Parker, White Barn, Bransgore, Christchurch, BH23 8BE. 01425 672367

12

Celebration of Motor Vehicles 2018 at Sparsholt College

0797459  e-mail David.andrews@sparsholt.ac.uk

13

Compton Abbas Airfield Vintage day

http://www.comptonabbasairfield.co.uk

13

Lulworth Castle motor show. Pre book only

Helena Sinclair  helena@dorsetblind.org.uk 01202 712864

13

Rotary Club New Forest Car Run

Mike Sullivan 023 8076 8868 www.rotarymagna.co.uk

12 & 13

Breamore Country Museum steam up and car show

Philip Crouter, Garden cottage, Upper St. SP6 2BP Tel: 01725 512468

19-20

Spring Beaulieu Autojumble

www.beaulieu.co.uk

19 - 20

Three Okeford's Annual Rally.

01963 364304 Kevin Lloyd ( Car Section )

27

Classics around Dorset road run & display

Jodi Twist, www.classicsarounddorset.com 01258 817252

June

1 to 3

Vintage Nostalgia Show, Stockton Park, nr Warminster

Russell Topham 01985 850970 www.vintagenostalgiashow.co.uk

3

Wessex Car Show Breamore

Jaguar Enthusiasts Club - Dorset Region bob=jecdorset.com@mlsend.com

9

Corfe Mullen Carnival

Rose Gledhill 07946854314 www.corfemullencarnival.com

9 &10

Wiltshire Steam & Vintage Rally, Oare nr Marlborough

Mrs D Coombes  dcoombes70@yahoo.com

10

Copythorne Steam & Vintage rally

copythornesteamrally2017@gmail.com 07980 598650

16 & 17

Bristol Classic car show, Bath & West showground BA4 6QN

www.bristolclassiccarshows.com/

21

Summer Solstice Vintage Vehicle gathering 3-10 p.m.

Showground Motcombe SP7 9PL  01747 824 240

24

Downside Abbey Carnival, Somerset

www.downside.co.uk/Carnival2018 To register your car/motorcycle contact skerr@downside.co.uk

23-24

Bristol A7Club rally at Atwell Wilson Motor Museum.

www.ba7c.org

July

1

750 National Rally Beaulieu

Ian Nelson 750 M C HQ

7

Blackmore Vale Revival, Henstridge

www.henstridgeclassicrevival.com

14 & 15

Market Lavington Vintage Meet Family Fun Day 10am – 4pm

https://www.facebook.com/MLVINTAGEMEET/

14 & 15

Pilford Health Transport and Heritage Show

pilford.rally@gmail.com  www.pilfordheathtransportheritagegroup.com

14 & 15

Durrington Village fete & Car show

John Todd. Unit 8 Stockport park Amesbury SP4 7LN

15

Poole Bay Classics, Breamore

Roger Ballard/ Peter Stacey 01202 740988

21

Pre-War Prescott

Ian Grace, vintageminor@smail.com

20 -21

Netley Marsh Steam & Craft show

Tony & Pat Greenham 023 8086 7882

21

Leigh Village food & classic car fair, Nr Sherborne

Elizabeth Turnbull  01935 873846 elizabethturnbull70@btinternet.com

22

New Milton Classic Car show

M Westrop, 99 Woolsbridge Rd, Ashley Heath, Ringwood. BH24 2LZ

25

Noggin & Nosh at The George, Longbridge Deverill BA12 7DG

Mary Bailey 01747 823365  www.thectp.org.uk

28

Frogham Fair

Charles Leith  contact T B A

August

5

Lymington Summer Spectacular Car Show

58 Haglane Copse, Lymington, SO41 8DQ, carshow@lymingtonrotary.org.uk

5

Wessex County Fair, Wilton House

Salisbury Hospice Charity 01722 416353

10 to 12

Purbeck Rally and Autojumble

https://purbeckrally.com/contacts-us/

12

Classic Car Show, Breamore House

Gemini Events Tel : 0845 879 1028 info@geminievents.co.uk

19

Bursledon Brickworks, Vehicles through the ages

http://www.bursledonbrickworks.org.uk/events.php

23 to 27

Great Dorset Steam Fair

01258 860361 www.gdsf.co.uk

27

Verwood Rustic Fair,

M Westrop, 99 Woolsbridge Rd, Ashley Heath, Ringwood. BH24 2LZ

Sept.

1 & 2

Beaulieu Autojumble

www.beaulieu.co.uk

2

Motorcade, Highcliffe Castle

Mike Westrop, 99 Woolsbridge Rd, Ashley Heath, Ringwood. BH24 2LZ

7 to 9

BPPC Steam & Vintage Transport Rally, Swanage

Mrs M Cattermoul, 11Greenwood Ave, Ferndown, BH229LE.01202861892

15 - 16

Berwick St John Country Fayre.

www.berwickstjohncountryfayre.co.uk Andrew Blick 01747 829566

October

7

Twyford Waterworks Autumn Rally

Martin Gregory 01962 861489 open-days@twyfordwaterworks.co.uk