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Events organised by the AHC, or with significant AHC involvement, are colour-coded thus (click box to filter):
If you find any errors, or have an event you think should be listed here, please email events@austinhealeyclub.com.
Watch this space for late additions and changes.
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2020
JANUARY
26 NORTHERN CENTRE: YORKSHIRE WINTER SUNDAY LUNCH at The Black Horse Inn, Clifton, West Yorkshire. Meet at 12.30 for 1pm. 3 Course £24.95, 2 Course £19.95. Both include a small glass of House wine or a soft drink. Contact Jeff to register your interest.
Jeff Hollinshead
FEBRUARY
8 NEW FOREST CENTRE: ANNUAL DINNER DANCE. We again invite you to our annual Dinner Dance to be held, as before, in the Hotel Miramar, Bournemouth. Please return booking form with your cheque to Jim Finch before 10th January 2020. Rooms need to be reserved directly with the hotel.
Jim Finch
MARCH
5 MIDLANDS CENTRE: MID-WEEK LUNCH at The White Horse, Whitehouse Common Road, Sutton Coldfield BH75 6HD - 12 for 12:30. See Midlands website for details.
Mell Ward
15 EASTERN CENTRE: SUNDAY SPRING LUNCH at Toft Golf Club, near Cambridge. Excellent carvery and delicious desserts at our season opener. Please contact Andrew for more details and to reserve a place.
Andrew Hollick
27 - 29 MIDLANDS CENTRE: CLUB STAND - NEC Practical Classics Restoration Show. This is becoming a very successful show and again we will have a Club display and look forward to welcoming existing and new members. See Members' Area of National Website for the Club ticket discount code.
Mell Ward
29 NEW FOREST CENTRE: SUNDAY LUNCH AT WOODLANDS HOTEL. Once again we will return to this popular event and enjoy lunch in the conservatory of the Woodlands Hotel. Full details on booking form.
Liz Coomber
29 SOUTHWESTERN CENTRE: PRESCOTT BREAKFAST CLUB. Healeys are the featured guest marque.
Dave Griffin
APRIL
5 SOUTHWESTERN CENTRE: NEW MEMBERS DAY (and everyone else). Possible visit to the Air Museum at Filton.
Steve Rundle
5 SOUTHERN COUNTIES CENTRE: SPRING LUNCH - George & Dragon
Geri Barnden
16 - 19 SOUTHERN COUNTIES CENTRE: DAFFODIL WEEKEND
Dave Wheeler
26 THAMES VALLEY CENTRE: DRIVE IT DAY. Pre-planned route and stop off points to be decided as well as a venue for lunch.
Peter Freeman
26 SOUTHERN COUNTIES CENTRE: NATIONAL DRIVE IT DAY
Ed Friend
26 NEW FOREST CENTRE: DRIVE IT DAY. Put this in your diary - information to follow.
Jim Finch
26 EASTERN CENTRE: SUNDAY DRIVE IT DAY. A drive around the countryside close to Ware, Herts organised by Pat and Zara Kimber, followed by tea and cakes at their home. Please contact Pat for details and to register your entry.
Pat Kimber
26 SOUTHWESTERN CENTRE: FBHVC DRIVE IT DAY.
Dave Griffin
26 MIDLANDS CENTRE: DRIVE IT DAY. See Midlands website for details
Ian Snelling
MAY
1 - 3 MIDLANDS CENTRE: DONINGTON HISTORIC FESTIVAL. 3 days of historic racing, discounted ticket offer, AHC display area, parade laps. Watch Revcounter or national website members area for our booking code. See Midlands website for details.
Robin Astle
6 - 10 THAMES VALLEY CENTRE: HEALEY MUSEUM VISIT. We are considering a trip to Holland to visit the Healey Museum in Vreeland followed by a visit to the Delft museum. As we journey through Holland we will have the opportunity to see many of the tulip fields which in May will be in full blossom. Details on Thames Valley Website.
Ian Foster
21 MIDLANDS CENTRE: MID-WEEK LUNCH, visit to JME Healeys for 10:30 followed by Lunch. See Midlands website for details.
Mell Ward
28 THAMES VALLEY CENTRE: STRATFIELD SAYE HOUSE . Day trip to this large stately home at Stratfield Saye in the north-east of Hampshire. It has been the home of the Dukes of Wellington since 1817.
Steve Driver
30 EASTERN CENTRE: TWINWOOD AIRFIELD visit, strong connections with US band leader Glen Miller and an interesting collection of 40's Museums. More details soon.
eastern@austinhealeyclub.com
JUNE
6 SOUTHERN COUNTIES CENTRE: ORCHARD RESTORATIONS Open Day
Kevin Law
6 - 7 NORTHERN CENTRE: TATTON PARK - Classic and Performance Car Spectacular. Club Stand. Please contact Mike at least 4 weeks in advance for vehicle passes.
Mike Stonier
7 SOUTHWESTERN CENTRE: HEALEYS AT PRESCOTT HILL CLIMB hosted by the JDC.
Rob Hudson
10 NEW FOREST CENTRE: REASONABLE WEATHER WEEKDAY: Wimborne to West Bay. Join us for a relaxing drive through some of the most scenic areas West Dorset can provide. We plan to take in both rural and coastal scenery during this informal driving experience. More details to follow.
Don Carpenter
21 MIDLANDS CENTRE: MIDLANDS & OVERSEAS 2020 CONCOURS. Elford Hall Garden Project, Elford, Tamworth, Staffordshire B79 9BZ. See Midlands website for details.
Mell Ward
25 - 28 THAMES VALLEY CENTRE: BRECON BEACONS TRIP. A 2 or 3 night tour of the Brecon Beacons and the surrounding area. We will be staying at the Llanerchindda Farm which is just south of Builth Wells. Bookings by end of January. Details on Thames Valley Website.
Llanerchindda Farm
25 MIDLANDS CENTRE: MID-WEEK LUNCH and visit to AH Spares for 10:30 followed by Lunch. See Midlands website for details.
Mell Ward
JULY
3 - 5 SOUTHWESTERN CENTRE: LE MANS CLASSIC. If you wish to join an AHC group entry, please register your interest ASAP, but no later than 31 December, to ensure you receive an entry form.
Mark Knight
10 - 12 NATIONAL: INTERNATIONAL HEALEY WEEKEND - Stanbrook Abbey
Mell Ward
12 NEW FOREST CENTRE: [DATE CHANGE] ANNUAL BARBEQUE AND NFC CONCOURS at Anderwood. We are holding the BBQ on Independence Day so please embrace a US theme (burgers all round?). There will be a special prize for the best-dressed person! The gate will open at 10.30 am, and the BBQ will be ready by 1.00 pm. The BBQ site is at map reference 249057 on OS Map 195.
Paul Pavey or Jim Palmer
17 - 19 THAMES VALLEY CENTRE: HENLEY HISTORIC BOAT FESTIVAL. A celebration of all that's best in British boat building from a bygone era. Featuring the largest display of traditional boats in Europe, the Dunkirk "Little Ships", Her Majesty's Rowbarge "Gloriana", amphibious and military vehicles, the WW1 air display team and much more... See www.tradboatfestival.com.
Richard Kidson
17 - 18 NEW FOREST CENTRE: CHILTERNS WEEKEND. We are organising a weekend stay in the Chilterns and to spend the Saturday enjoying a run to the Thames Traditional Boat Festival at Henley on Thames. We hope to display our cars there, along with the Thames Valley Centre. Details to follow.
Jim Finch or Colin Dimbylow
19 SOUTHERN COUNTIES CENTRE: SUMMER BARBECUE. Please note change of date.
Anne & Piers De Legh
26 EASTERN CENTRE: SUNDAY PICNIC by the Pool at Angela Bonners house. Bring your picnic, swimming gear and sunshine! 60's music from Tony Withrington and The 5 o'clock Shadows. Please contact Angela for more details so she has an idea of numbers.
Angela Bonner
31 - 2 NATIONAL: SILVERSTONE CLASSIC. See RevCounter or Members' Area of website for discount code.
Rob Hudson
AUGUST
1 - 2 NORTHERN CENTRE: HEBDEN BRIDGE VINTAGE WEEKEND. Booking information on Northern Centre website.
northern@austinhealeyclub.com
2 NEW FOREST CENTRE: "PHILYIS TUCKWELL'S" CLASSIC MOTOR SHOW (formally known as the 'White Dove') event at Tilford North Hampshire. The event is in aid of the Cancer Care unit. Details to follow.
newforest@austinhealeyclub.com
2 NEW FOREST CENTRE: ROTARTY CLUB OF LYMNINGTON Annual Classic Car Show. As before it will be held at Woodside Park, Lymington. Again, there will be the usual attractions in other parts of the field, including an auto jumble, children’s amusements, a food court, and music. Details to follow. Booking to be via
David Tofts
8 SOUTHWESTERN CENTRE: HIGHNAM COURT Family day/all makes Classic Car show. Free bubbly and strawberries and free entry with a classic.
Steve Rundle
9 MIDLANDS CENTRE: PLANNED DRIVE AND LUNCH. See Midlands website for details.
Robin Astle
13 THAMES VALLEY CENTRE: ROUSHAM HOUSE GARDENS. A visit to this country house at Rousham in Oxfordshire. The house, which has been continuously in the ownership of one family, was built circa 1635 and remodelled by William Kent in the 18th century in a free Gothic style.
Neal Roberts
15 - 16 NORTHERN CENTRE: TATTON PARK - Passion for Power Classic Motor Show. Club Stand. Please contact Mike at least 4 weeks in advance for vehicle passes.
Mike Stonier
16 MIDLANDS CENTRE: LUPIN FARM Historic Vehicle Gathering with two fields of cars, bikes, commercial, agricultural and steam. Lupin Farm is in Orgreave on A513 Kings Bromley to Alrewas road approx. DE13 7HP. Entry by donation to the Air Ambulance and St. Giles Hospice.
Robin Astle
27 - 30 SOUTHERN COUNTIES CENTRE: HEALEY MUSEUM VISIT
Ed Friend
29 - 31 SOUTHWESTERN CENTRE: PERSHORE PLUM FESTIVAL and Classic Car Show.
Rob Hudson
29 - 31 NORTHERN CENTRE: OULTON PARK GOLD CUP. Club Display. Please contact Mike at least 4 weeks in advance for tickets.
Mike Stonier
SEPTEMBER
6 - 10 THAMES VALLEY CENTRE: NORFOLK TRIP. A 5 day trip to Norfolk with activities including a boat trip on the Broads, visit to Norwich Cathedral and drives in the local countryside as well as taking in visits to National Trust houses and other houses and gardens such as The Blicking Estate at Aylsham, Felbrigg Hall gardens, The Elizabethan House museum. See Thames Valley Website for details.
Neal Roberts
13 - 17 NEW FOREST CENTRE: THE NFC ISLE OF WIGHT TOUR a 4-night break, Sunday to Thursday, at the Channel View Hotel, Shanklin on the Isle of Wight. See booking form for details. Payment deadline date is 14th February.
Jim Finch
17 MIDLANDS CENTRE: MID WEEK LUNCH, visit to A-Head 4 Healeys for 10:30 followed by Lunch. See Midlands website for details.
Mell Ward
19 - 20 THAMES VALLEY CENTRE: KOP HILL CLIMB in Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire. The climb originally took part between 1910 and 1925. The resurrected event is now in its 10th year. If you want to display your car on the Thames Valley stand, book your tickets on www.kophillclimb.org.uk/entrants/paddock-display/. Further details on Thames Valley Website.
Richard Kidson
26 NEW FOREST CENTRE: MICHAELMAS FAIR at the Hospital of St Cross, Winchester. As before we will be parking in the inner courtyard. Details to come from
Jim Finch
NOVEMBER
1 SOUTHERN COUNTIES CENTRE: VETERAN CAR RUN
Geri Barnden
7 MIDLANDS CENTRE: AGM. Coventry Transport Museum. 10:00 for 10:30am. See Midlands website for details.
Mell Ward
17 THAMES VALLEY CENTRE: THAMES VALLEY AGM at Kings Head, Little Marlow, SL7 3KZ. This is a good opportunity to meet the committee, other members and a chance to voice your opinions on events etc.
Richard Kidson