Mothballs Run – Sunday 27th January 2019
The first car event of the year, namely the ‘Original Mothballs Run’, took participants on a scenic route through the Surrey countryside offering some fine views. Despite the cold and windy conditions, 50 plus members turned out and were rewarded with a very wholesome lunch at The Lamb Inn at Lambs Green.
MG & Triumph Show at Stoneleigh– Sunday 10th February 2019
This event is a good opportunity to meet old friends and to find those elusive spare parts with various club stands along with specialist traders and cars for sale etc.
Hunt The Valentine Run – Sunday 17th February 2019
This year once again we are joining forces with the SE Centre of the MG Car Club. This is a good opportunity to dust down your car and partake with your valentine in some light hearted fun in and around Surrey. The run will start this year at ‘The Pheasant’ Reigate Road, Buckland, RH3 7BG, on the A25 west of Reigate, at 10.00am for departure at 10.30am. Coffee and toilets are available. The run will finish at ‘The Plough’ at Leigh, Reigate, Surrey, RH2 8NJ where lunch will be available from 12.15 onwards. Tin tops acceptable on this event!
Names and lunch numbers to Derek Edwards prior to the event please.
Belgium Tour – Oudenaarde/Bruges – 3rd – 6th May 2019
Looking further ahead it is planned to visit Belgium over the early May Bank Holiday weekend. We will be staying at the four star newly built Leopold Hotel, which is a stylish boutique hotel overlooking the River Scheldt and located in the vibrant new De Ham district.
The historic city centre, within walking distance, has a lot to offer. The Town Hall and Belfry are on the UNESCO World Heritage List. The MOU (museum) brings a thousand years of history to life, here you can admire original tapestries and one of the largest silver collections in Flanders. Bruges, Ghent and the site of the Battle of Waterloo are within easy travelling distance.
Entry forms will be available at the next monthly meeting. If you require any further information at this stage speak to me at the meeting or contact me.
European Event of the Year 2019 – Barcelona, Spain – 1st – 4th August 2019
Next year’s European Event of the Year is being organised by the Spanish MG Car Club and will be held in Barcelona. For further information on registration contact www.clubmgcatalunya.cat