Your Action Planner for the months ahead ...

2018
SEPTEMBER
23 SOUTHWESTERN CENTRE: SYWELL CLASSIC 'Wings & Wheels'
Tony Alden T: 01367 850363
29 - 30 HEALEYSPORT CENTRE: SPRIDGET CHALLENGE - SNETTERTON. See http://healeysport.org/spridget-events.html
healeysport@austinhealeyclub.com
30 GRAND MOTORBILIA DAY, Battlesbridge Antiques Centre, Rettendon, near Wickford. Just about everything motor related you could wish for. See their website for details.

30 NEW FOREST CENTRE: AUTUMN LEAVES. Meet at The Old Forge, Otterbourne from 11:00 for coffee/tea, leaving no later than 12:00 for a leisurely 40-mile drive through the leafy lanes of the Itchen and Test Valleys and the downland that separates them. We will finish with lunch at The Mill Arms at Dunbridge, aiming to eat at around 14:00. Please book before 31st August.
Alan Pickford
30 NORTHERN CENTRE: LAY IT UP DRIVE. The Yorkshire Sub Centre are planning an end-of-season drive to the market town of Helmsley, North Yorkshire on Sunday 30th September. The meeting place/starting point is Squires Bikers Cafe, Sherburn in Elmet. Please email or text if interested.
Jeff Hollinshead, jeff.hollinshead@ahc-northern.org.uk T: 07800 974418
OCTOBER
6 SOUTHWESTERN CENTRE: CASTLE COMBE AUTUMN CLASSIC. The Phil Broster Memorial Race for Healeys (see main advert). For Club Parking contact Rob Hudson
Rob Hudson, southwestern@austinhealeyclub.com T: 07988 649122
6 - 7 HEALEYSPORT CENTRE: HEALEYSPORT COMPETITION WEEKEND. Castle Combe (Sat). Prescott (Sun)
healeysport@austinhealeyclub.com
7 SOUTHWESTERN CENTRE: PRESCOTT AUTUMN CLASSIC
Rob Hudson, director@ahc-southwestern.co.uk T: 07988 649122
7 HEALEYSPORT CENTRE: SPEED EVENT - PRESCOTT (near Cheltenham). See http://healeysport.org/speed-events.html
Paul Baker, competitionsec@austinhealeyclub.com
9 MIDLANDS CENTRE: MID-WEEK LUNCHEON. The Blue Lion, Church Road, Witherley CV9 3NA (awaiting new menus) 12:00 for 12:30
Mell Ward, secretary@austinhealeyclub.com T: 01827 260644
13 SOUTHWESTERN CENTRE: SW CENTRE AGM
Tony Alden T: 01367 850363
13 EASTERN CENTRE: EASTERN AGM. 11am meeting, with an excellent carvery lunch and dessert for £17.75 at approximately 12.30pm. We need your support and input of ideas so please come, its your club, be part of it.
eastern@austinhealeyclub.com
14 SOUTHERN COUNTIES CENTRE: AUTUMN LEAVES RUN
Derek Edwards, southerncounties@austinhealeyclub.com T: 01737 765891
18 SOUTHERN COUNTIES CENTRE: SOUTHERN COUNTIES AGM. Please note date and venue changes. 8pm at The Cock Inn, Church Lane, Headley, Epsom, KT18 6LE, Sussex.
Dave Colwell, dave.usy862@gmail.com T: 01932 349888
18 NEW FOREST CENTRE: NEW FOREST AGM at the Empress of Blandings, Copythorne, Hants SO40 2PF, at 8.00pm. There will be tea, coffee and biscuits provided, and you will find us upstairs in the function room from 7.30pm. Any items you would like to raise in AOB, please email to Jim Finch.
Jim Finch, chairman@nfahc.co.uk
NOVEMBER
2 - 4 HEALEYSPORT CENTRE: ISLE OF WIGHT WEEKEND. Social weekend with a little light Autotesting.
Joe Cox, joe.cox@healeyracing.co.uk
3 MIDLANDS CENTRE: MIDLANDS AGM. British Motor Museum, Banbury Road, Gaydon, Warwickshire, CV35 0BJ. 10:00 for 10:30am. To facilitate planning for lunch and museum access please notify Mell before 29th October if attending.
Mell Ward, secretary@austinhealeyclub.com T: 01827 260644
4 SOUTHERN COUNTIES CENTRE: VETERAN CAR RUN at the Red Lion Handcross
Geri Barnden, Geri.barnden@gmail.com T: 07812 438211
6 NORTHERN CENTRE: NORTHERN CENTRE AGM. At the Kilton Inn, Mere, Knutsford, WA16 0PZ
Ivor Davies, secretary@ahc-northern.org.uk
9 - 11 NATIONAL: NEC CLASSIC MOTOR SHOW. The UK's biggest classic motor show. See Members' Area/RevCounter for discount codes.
webmaster@austinhealeyclub.com
15 NEW FOREST CENTRE: TALK "PRAGUE TO THE PYRENEES" at Empress of Blandings. David Spurling will gives a unique insight into historic rallies covering drives in his flat rad Morgan & Aston Martin DB5. (Monte Carlo, Classic Marathons, Nile Trial, African Safari and Kiwi Trail). This will be of interest to both car and travel enthusiasts. Assemble at 19.30.
Jim Finch, jim.finch100@virginmedia.com
17 HEALEYSPORT CENTRE: AGM & PRESENTATION DINNER - Swindon De Vere Village Hotel. Come and join the competitors and their cars for a great evening of food, wine, entertainment and dancing. Details are available on the Healeysport website.
Andrew Taylor
20 THAMES VALLEY CENTRE: THAMES VALLEY AGM at Flackwell Heath Golf Club.
thamesvalley@austinhealeyclub.com
24 NEW FOREST CENTRE: LAYING UP SUPPER at The Fish Inn, Ringwood. (Please note revised venue). This is our final regular event each year where exploits can be told and experiences compared. Please complete and send to David Tofts the separate booking form enclosing a cheque for the full amount made out to the Fish Inn by 14th November. Meet at 7.00 for 7.30 pm.
David Tofts, david@nfahc.co.uk
DECEMBER
2 NATIONAL: ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING at Stratford Manor Hotel, Warwick Road, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 0PY at 10:30. Full notice and agenda will be published in RevCounter. Nomination and Proxy forms will be available from the website.
Mell Ward, secretary@austinhealeyclub.com
2019
FEBRUARY
2 NEW FOREST CENTRE: ANNUAL DINNER DANCE at the Miramar Hotel Bournemouth. Advanced notice of our annual black tie prize-giving event. Put the date firmly in your diary!
newforest@austinhealeyclub.com
MARCH
22 - 24 MIDLANDS CENTRE: NEC PRACTICAL CLASSICS RESTORATION SHOW. Club Stand. Check Revcounter nearer the date for the Club ticket discount code.
midlands@austinhealeyclub.com
APRIL
28 MIDLANDS CENTRE: DRIVE IT DAY. Details to be arranged.
David Broughton, nec_director@ahc-midlands.org.uk
JUNE
16 MIDLANDS CENTRE: THE MIDLANDS & OVERSEAS CONCOURS at Elford Hall Garden Project, Elford, Tamworth, Staffordshire B79 9BZ. See Midlands website for entry form.
Mell Ward, secretary@austinhealeyclub.com T: 01827 260644
AUGUST
4 MIDLANDS CENTRE: PLANNED DRIVE & LUNCH. Details to be arranged.
Robin Astle, webmaster@ahc-midlands.org.uk
SEPTEMBER
23 - 27 NEW FOREST CENTRE: WALES HOLIDAY at The Metropole Hotel, Llandrindod Wells, Powys, LD1 5DY. For our annual Centre Holiday in September 2019 we are planning to visit the beautiful roads and scenery of mid-Wales. Our preliminary plans include a planned drive through the beautiful Elan Valley to Devils Bridge and a visit to the Dolaucothi Gold Mines (but those are far from confirmed at this early stage!). Details & Booking Form on the New Forest Centre Website.
Alan & Sandra Pickford, adpick1254@gmail.com T: 02380 845647