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Events organised by the AHC, or with significant AHC involvement, are colour-coded thus:
National Eastern Midlands & Overseas New Forest Northern Southern Counties South Western Thames Valley HealeySport
If you find any errors, or have an event you think should be listed here, please email events@austinhealeyclub.com.
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2018
JUNE
24 - 26 MIDLANDS CENTRE: LINCOLN MINI-BREAK. Based at Branston Hall Hotel, Lincoln LN4 1PD. See Midlands Website for booking form or contact Mell for details.
Mell Ward T: 01827 260644
24 SOUTHWESTERN CENTRE: DRIVE MY HEALEY DAY 3
Dave Griffin T: 01242 862661
30 CLASSIC AND VINTAGE VEHICLE SHOW on The Green in Watford Village, Northamptonshire. A warm welcome is extended to all Austin Healey Club members who would like to bring their cars along to the show. See RevCounter for more details.
John and Janine Brooks
JULY
1 BATTLESBRIDGE CLASSIC MOTORCYCLES and Auto Jumble, Battlesbridge Antiques Centre, Rettendon, near Wickford. See their website for full details.
1 NEW FOREST CENTRE: BROADSTONE FAMILY FUN DAY at the Broadstone Recreation Ground, Lower Blandford Road, BH18 8NZ. For more details see http://broadstonefieldsintrust.org.uk
Colin Dimbylow
4 NEW FOREST CENTRE: REASONABLE WEATHER WEDNESDAY Foray Fawley - Le Lyndhurst - Lepe. See the Solent and the New Forest in one gentle and straightforward 38 mile run starting and finishing at The Swan Inn, A35, Lyndhurst. (Our start point for last year’s 50th celebration) NB. This run will be held under MSA rules, which will be FOC for Members. Meet at 11.00am for tea / coffee and one of Sybil’s Super Scones, a highlight from last year! You can choose your menu for Lunch before leaving the Swan. Lunch will be scheduled for 2.00pm after the run. Contact Lynn or Don by Sunday 1st July at the very latest.
Lynn or Don Carpenter
6 - 8 SOUTHWESTERN CENTRE: LE MANS CLASSIC 2018. If you wish to join an AHC group booking, please register your interest by 21 Jan. See ad and website for more details.
Mark Knight
8 SOUTHWESTERN CENTRE: AUTOSOLO. Kemble. All welcome, late morning start.
Mes Edwards T: 01285 740529
8 SOUTHERN COUNTIES CENTRE: SUMMER BBQ
Anne De Legh T: 01342 713744
14 - 15 HEALEYSPORT CENTRE: SPRIDGET CHALLENGE - DONNINGTON. See http://healeysport.org/spridget-events.html
healeysport@austinhealeyclub.com
14 HEALEYSPORT CENTRE: SPEED EVENT - LYDDEN HILL (near Canterbury). See http://healeysport.org/speed-events.html
Paul Baker
15 THAMES VALLEY CENTRE: DE HAVILLAND MUSEUM. Visit to de Havilland Aircraft Museum at Hatfield followed by lunch at Bradmore Green.
Peter Freeman T: 07899 885959
15 SOUTHWESTERN CENTRE: BREAKFAST MEETING - Moreton-in-Marsh
Rob Hudson T: 07988 649122
16 - 26 NEW FOREST CENTRE: FORAY FRANCE VIII to Le Puy-Notre-Dame. Bookings are now closed for this event.
David Tofts T: 01425 477686
17 MIDLANDS CENTRE: VINTAGE AFTERNOON TEA at Lakeside Bistro Shortheath Road, Moira, Swadlincote DE12 6BW. (close to J11 of M42). All dietary needs catered for. Please advise. Join us for a Vintage Afternoon Tea cost is £15.00 per head.
Mell Ward T: 01827260644
20 - 22 THAMES VALLEY CENTRE: THAMES TRADITIONAL BOAT FESTIVAL. Visit to Thames Traditional Boat Festival at Henley.
Richard Kidson T: 07770 920838
28 - 29 HEALEYSPORT CENTRE: SPEED EVENT - SHELSLEY WALSH (near Worcester). See http://healeysport.org/speed-events.html
Paul Baker
28 - 29 OLD BUCKENHAM AIRSHOW, just south of Attleborough, Norfolk. Classic cars and flying displays. Classic drivers and all passengers are free at this one, so book early direct on their website at www.oldbuck.com/en/events/the-old-buckenham-airshow-2018, it was full in 2017.
29 SOUTHWESTERN CENTRE: TREWITHEN CLASSIC CAR SHOW & Country Fayre. In aid of Marie Curie.
Mark Knight
29 SOUTHWESTERN CENTRE: DRIVE MY HEALEY DAY 4
Rob Hudson T: 07988 649122
AUGUST
4 - 5 HEALEYSPORT CENTRE: SPEED EVENT - HAREWOOD (just north of Leeds). See http://healeysport.org/speed-events.html
Paul Baker
4 - 5 HEALEYSPORT CENTRE: SPRIDGET CHALLENGE - CROFT. See http://healeysport.org/spridget-events.html
healeysport@austinhealeyclub.com
5 NEW FOREST CENTRE: ANNUAL LYMINGTON CLASSIC CAR SHOW and Summer Spectacular. Please use www.lymingtonrotary.org.uk to book your Healey onto the Austin Healey Club Stand,. Please book early as the places will go very quickly!
David Tofts
5 NEW FOREST CENTRE: “WHITE DOVE” CLASSIC FESTIVAL. We plan to have a stand at this event in Borden, Hants. Members need to book directly with the organiser, Stephen Cooper, using the booking form on whitedoveevents.org.uk and mention they are with the Austin Healey Club.
Jim Finch
5 HIGHAM FERRERS CHICHELE CLASSIC CAR SHOW, Castle Fields, Rushden, Northants. Entry by pre-registration and donation only, please see their website for full details. Lots going on at this charity show.
Roy Murphy
12 SOUTHWESTERN CENTRE: COTSWOLD FESTIVAL OF MOTORING - Bourton on the Water
Rob Hudson T: 07988 649122
12 MIDLANDS CENTRE: PLANNED DRIVE & LUNCH Dovecliff Hall Hotel, Stretton, Burton upon Trent Staffs DE13 0DJ. Download entry form from Midlands Centre website.
Robin Astle T: 01455 822667
14 NEW FOREST CENTRE: REASONABLE WEATHER WEDNESDAY Meet at the Potters Heron in Ampfield around10am for coffee & then a rural ‘potter’ starting about 10:30 and ending up at the Manor Farm Country Park for a picnic. We’ll bring the Gazebo & makings for tea & coffee. Bring your own picnic. Relaxing outdoor games or a walk up to the farm in the afternoon for those who wish.
Jim Palmer
15 THAMES VALLEY CENTRE: HIDCOTE MANOR. Drive and Visit to Hidcote Manor Gardens (NT) in Chipping Cambden.
Chris Tauchert T: 07785 233059
18 - 19 NORTHERN CENTRE: TATTON PARK PASSION FOR POWER The 2nd Tatton show of the season with 2000+ classic cars on display. Club stand and BBQ. Please let Mike know which day(s) you wish to attend, your membership no., reg and address to send tickets to four weeks before the event. Please make sure you get a reply from Mike to acknowledge your request.
Mike Stonier T: 07941 757648
19 HEALEYSPORT CENTRE: SPEED EVENT - ROCKINGHAM (near Corby). See http://healeysport.org/speed-events.html
Paul Baker
22 NEW FOREST CENTRE: VISIT TO AVINGTON PARK WINCHESTER. We are most fortunate to have been offered private access to Avington Park, Itchen Valley, Winchester SO21 1DB, house and gardens, with coffee, and light lunch in the Orangery, together with a house tour and the opportunity to park our cars in front of the house. The price for both food and tour is £28.50 per head. See Booking Form on the New Forest Centre Site. Booking by 31st July
Jim Finch
25 - 26 HEALEYSPORT CENTRE: SPEED EVENT - LOTON PARK (near Shrewsbury). See http://healeysport.org/speed-events.html
Paul Baker
25 - 27 NORTHERN CENTRE: OULTON PARK GOLD CUP Three days of classic motorsport action. Club stand in the classic car display. Please let Mike know which day(s) you wish to attend, your membership no., reg and address to send tickets to four weeks before the event. Please make sure you get a reply from Mike to acknowledge your request.
Mike Stonier T: 07941 757648
26 EASTERN CENTRE: LITTLE GRANSDEN AIR AND CLASSIC CAR EVENT, approximately 12 miles north of Royston, about the same west of Cambridge. Fantastic flying display and all sorts of classic cars. Entries will probably be limited again this year, especially on our club area, so keep an eye on Mutterings for details.
Richard Mayes
27 HEALEYSPORT CENTRE: SPRIDGET CHALLENGE - CASTLE COMBE. See http://healeysport.org/spridget-events.html
healeysport@austinhealeyclub.com
27 SOUTHWESTERN CENTRE: PERSHORE PLUM FESTIVAL
Rob Hudson T: 07988 649122
30 - 6 NORTHERN CENTRE: WILD ATLANTIC WAY IRISH TOUR. FULLY BOOKED.
Donald Gordon
31 - 3 EASTERN CENTRE: SPRITE CELEBRATION WEEKEND,Ufford Park, Woodbridge. In honour of the Sprite 60th anniversary Chris and Angie are organising this one in the lovely Suffolk countryside. Availability will be limited so contact Chris & Angie soon.
Chris & Angie Davis
SEPTEMBER
1 - 2 NORTHERN CENTRE: BO'NESS HILLCLIMB WEEKEND. Club Stand? Organizer required.
Donald Gordon T: 01418871979
2 SOUTHWESTERN CENTRE: AUTOSOLO. Kemble. All welcome, late morning start. Optional “free” breakfast morning session at the ClassicMotorHub.com, near Bibury Glos, starts at 09:00.
Mes Edwards T: 01285 740529
2 ESSEX BOAT JUMBLE, Battlesbridge Antiques Centre, Rettendon, for those boat owners amongst you looking for those hard to find classic parts and accessories - see their website.
9 SOUTHWESTERN CENTRE: BREAKFAST MEETING - Dean Heritage Centre
Dave Griffin T: 01242 862661
9 - 14 NEW FOREST CENTRE: SOUTH DEVON HOLIDAY EVENT. Based at The Sun Bay Hotel, Nr Salcombe, South Devon. An opportunity to explore South Devon with its wonderful coastline and great places to visit. Booking Closed.
Brian Loades T: 023 8029 2578 or 07976 286770
9 HEALEYSPORT CENTRE: SPEED EVENT - GURSTON DOWN (near Salisbury). See http://healeysport.org/speed-events.html
Paul Baker
15 - 16 THAMES VALLEY CENTRE: KOP HILL CLIMB. 10th Anniversary of the Restart of this historic Climb – Always fun with great range of cars and extra attractions this year.
Richard Kidson T: 07770 920838
15 - 16 NORTHERN CENTRE: MANCHESTER CLASSIC CAR SHOW - Event City. The North's indoor classic motor show. Spaces are limited, it being the Sprite's 60th year, if you own an interesting car and would like to display it please contact Mike. Please give your membership no., reg and an address to send tickets at least four weeks before the show.
Mike Stonier T: 07941 757648
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 NEW FOREST CENTRE: AUTUMN LEAVES. Look out for further details of this regular event.
Alan Pickford
30 GRAND MOTORBILIA DAY, Battlesbridge Antiques Centre, Rettendon, near Wickford. Just about everything motor related you could wish for. See their website for details.
OCTOBER
6 SOUTHWESTERN CENTRE: CASTLE COMBE AUTUMN CLASSIC
Rob Hudson T: 07988 649122
7 HEALEYSPORT CENTRE: SPEED EVENT - PRESCOTT (near Cheltenham). See http://healeysport.org/speed-events.html
Paul Baker
7 SOUTHWESTERN CENTRE: PRESCOTT AUTUMN CLASSIC
Rob Hudson T: 07988 649122
13 SOUTHWESTERN CENTRE: SW CENTRE AGM
Tony Alden T: 01367 850363
14 SOUTHERN COUNTIES CENTRE: AUTUMN LEAVES RUN
Derek Edwards T: 01737 765891
24 SOUTHERN COUNTIES CENTRE: SOUTHERN COUNTIES AGM
Dave Colwell T: 01932 349888
NOVEMBER
4 SOUTHERN COUNTIES CENTRE: VETERAN CAR RUN at the Red Lion Handcross
Geri Barnden T: 07812 438211
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
24 NEW FOREST CENTRE: LAYING UP SUPPER at Stocks Inn, Wimbourne.
David Tofts