Mothballs Run – Sunday 27th January, 2019
The first car event of the coming year, namely the Original Mothballs Run, takes place next month on Sunday, 27th January. The run will be through the Surrey countryside and will finish at a pub to be advised in January’s newsletter.
We should arrive for lunch at 12-12.15 so for those of you who are still finding it difficult to rise these dark mornings, we will be pleased to see you then. For those of you who intend to make the run, the start time will be 10.30am for departure at 11.am from ‘The Pheasant’ at Buckland, RH3 7BG, located on the A25 west of Reigate. Tea, coffee and toilets are available.
Tin tops acceptable for this event! Names and lunch numbers to Derek Edwards (01737 765891) prior to the event please. More details to follow next month.
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 from specialist traders and cars for sale etc.
Hunt the Valentine Run – Sunday 17th February 2019
This year we are once again 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. Tin tops are again acceptable on this event. Full details to follow next month.
Bruges/Blankenberge Tour Belgium – 3rd– 6th May 2019
Looking further ahead to next year’s events it is planned to visit Belgium over the early May Bank Holiday weekend. The current proposal is to stay on the coast in Blankenberge, just 13 minutes by train from Bruges. Further details will be available shortly once any Brexit implications have been clarified. Those interested should speak to me at the next meeting or by phone on 01737 765891.
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. Further information will be available by the end of the year.
I hope you have enjoyed the various car events during 2018.
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to you all.