Events

Listed below are our events for 2019.  If you want to know more contact the individual listed.  

If you are intending to attend an event please send a quick e-mail the organiser using the link in the contact details

If you are organising an event check out How to organise a club event.

Date Event Contact for more information
Tuesday 5th March Natter Night at the George and Dragon, Elsworth from 7:00.

If you are intending to have a meal can you please e-mail the G & D at gdelsworth@yahoo.co.uk or phone 01954 267236 to tell them.  You can pre-order from the Mg menu March 2019 it helps plan their catering. Thanks.

http://www.georgeanddragon-elsworth.co.uk/

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Sunday 17th March Spring Run to the Suffolk Wild Life Trust Wood at Bradfield near Bury St Edmunds, post code IP30 0AQ.

Bradfield Woods will be breaking in to Spring action, with wild flowers, insects and perhaps early butterflies.

A time for a gentle spring walk around the woods, with perhaps lunch at a nearby pub afterwards.

https://www.suffolkwildlifetrust.org/bradfieldwoods

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th March The Spring Classic Car & Restoration Show.

NEC Birmingham

http://www.necrestorationshow.com/

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Tuesday 2nd April Natter Night at the George and Dragon, Elsworth from 7:00.

If you are intending to have a meal can you please e-mail the G & D at gdelsworth@yahoo.co.uk or phone 01954 267236 to tell them.  You can pre-order from the it helps plan their catering. Thanks.

http://www.georgeanddragon-elsworth.co.uk/

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Thursday 4th to Sunday 7th April MGOC Wroxall Abbey Weekend

https://www.mgownersclub.co.uk/travel-club-long-weekends

 

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Saturday 13th April Trip to P & A Woods, Rolls Royce Restorers and Dealers.

Fully Booked!

https://pa-wood.co.uk/#

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Sunday 14th April An MG Gathering. Six local MGOC clubs will be joining us for a day of MG fun at the Leighton Buzzard Light Railway. Further details to follow.

http://www.buzzrail.co.uk/

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Sunday 28th April

 

Note new date

Drive your Classic Car Day will this year will be on Easter Sunday and organised for us by Roger Plummer.

The plan is that we visit Chilford Vineyard near Cambridge at 2.00pm. The visit includes a tour of the vineyard, followed by wine tasting in the winery. Finally we have a cream tea, consisting of sandwiches, scone, cakes and tea of coffee. Cost £25 per person.

As this visit is at a busy time we need to confirm our booking, so we need to have a show of interest by club members PDQ to book our slot. Please let Chris know by Friday 22nd February

https://www.chilfordhall.co.uk/

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Tuesday 7th May Natter Night at the George and Dragon, Elsworth from 7:00.

If you are intending to have a meal can you please e-mail the G & D at gdelsworth@yahoo.co.uk or phone 01954 267236 to tell them.  You can pre-order from the it helps plan their catering. Thanks.

http://www.georgeanddragon-elsworth.co.uk/

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Friday 10th to Sunday 12th May The Jersey Weekender on the sunny isle of Jersey. Contact Chris for more details as he is on the organising committee for this event.

 

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Thursday 16th May Visit to Witham Oils

So, where does your oil come from, no not Halfords. Join us to find out more at Witham Oils in Lincolnshire.

Further details to follow.

https://www.withamgroup.co.uk/

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

 

Roger Taylor

Roger992@btinternet.com

 

Sunday 19th May Rose of the Shires Run – organised by the Northants MGOC and supporting the Air Ambulance Service.

Starting on the outskirts of Wellingborough and going through the lanes of Northamptonshire before arriving at a finish venue of interest within or close by the county.

Entry fee at £22.00 per car with two occupants with a £5 surcharge for each additional person. The entry forms is available here  or can be downloaded from http://roseoftheshiresrun.co.uk/

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

 

Sunday 26th May The National Trust Dovecote & Stables Classic Car Gathering. Church End, Willington, Bedford, MK44 3PX. 12.00pm to 5.00pm.

If you are planning to go please let Chris know.

https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/willington-dovecote-and-stables

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

 

Sunday 2nd June Visit to a “live” Railway Signal box in St Albans.

After the visit we will have lunch at a local pub. Further details to follow nearer the time.

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

 

Tuesday 4th June Natter Night at the George and Dragon, Elsworth from 7:00.

If you are intending to have a meal can you please e-mail the G & D at gdelsworth@yahoo.co.uk or phone 01954 267236 to tell them.  You can pre-order from the it helps plan their catering. Thanks.

http://www.georgeanddragon-elsworth.co.uk/

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Saturday 8th June Buckden Village Open Gardens & Fun Day -The club has been invited to put on a static display of MG cars from 11.00am to 18.00pm. Come along and view historic Buckden High Street with three pubs, it’s famous Anne Firbanks women’s cloths shop, and much more. Visit the church, local gardens and other activities

Further details to follow.

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Saturday 8th June

 

Ely Out Door Sports Association Open Day & Car Show.

Stalls, competitions, music etc. plus classic cars on display.

From 12.00pm onwards.

Further details to follow.

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th June MG Live, Silverstone Weekend. All MG lovers must visit this show.

Further details to follow.

https://www.mgcc.co.uk/mglive/

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Sunday 23rd June The Bicester Classic and Sports Car Show. The Bicester Heritage Museum Super Scramble Sunday Classic Car and Aircraft Show is on Sunday 23rd June, 10.00am to 17.00pm.

Chris would like to have a good club display here, in the heart of the Oxford MGOC homeland!

Tickets for the event will be on sale from April.

Travel on the day, or go on the Saturday and stay at The Jersey Arms Best Western Pub/Hotel nearby. 01869 343234 for bookings.

If you intend going please let Chris know.

https://bicesterheritage.co.uk/whaton/superscramble/

https://www.bestwestern.co.uk/hotels/the-jersey-arms-sure-hotel-collection-83710

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Tuesday 2nd July Natter Night at the George and Dragon, Elsworth from 7:00.

If you are intending to have a meal can you please e-mail the G & D at gdelsworth@yahoo.co.uk or phone 01954 267236 to tell them.  You can pre-order from the it helps plan their catering. Thanks.

http://www.georgeanddragon-elsworth.co.uk/

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Saturday 6th July The Hollowell Steam & Heavy Horse Show. We have been invited by Northampton MGOC to join them at.this event.

Further details to follow.

https://www.hollowellsteam.com/

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Sunday 7th July Our annual visit to The Ely Aquafest Show by the River. Can Phil Towell keep his title as the owner of the car the judges would most like to take home?

Further details to follow.

 

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Monday 22nd to Friday 26th July Visit to Warners Hotel Cricket St Thomas near Chard, Somerset, following our successfully visit to Warners Hotels on the Isle of Wight last year,

 

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th August The Northern MGOC Meeting at Pateley Bridge in the scenic Nidd Valley Yorkshire. Stay for the weekend, or longer to explore “Gods Own Country” Hotel details available from Chris..

 

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Tuesday 6th August Natter Night at the George and Dragon, Elsworth from 7:00.

If you are intending to have a meal can you please e-mail the G & D at gdelsworth@yahoo.co.uk or phone 01954 267236 to tell them.  You can pre-order from the it helps plan their catering. Thanks.

http://www.georgeanddragon-elsworth.co.uk/

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Tuesday 6th August The National Trust Dovecote & Stables Classic Car Gathering. Church End, Willington, Bedford, MK44 3PX. 6.00pm to Sunset.

If you are planning to go please let Chris know.

https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/willington-dovecote-and-stables

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Sunday 11th August The South Bedfordshire Classic Vehicle Show. Pulloxhill, Sunday 11th August. 10.00am t0 17.00pm.
Please book yourself in using the link below.It is a nice show, and usually good weather. Please let Chris know if you are going.

https://mailchi.mp/760cf1c7609f/the-south-bedfordshire-classic-vehicle-show-1821585?e=5ae2bdebc3

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Saturday 31st August The Quest Brothers A Classic Affair 2019 at The Hemingford Pavilion

Please book on line at

https://www.aclassicaffair.co.uk/

Please let Chris know if you intend going.

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Tuesday 3rd September Natter Night at the George and Dragon, Elsworth from 7:00.

If you are intending to have a meal can you please e-mail the G & D at gdelsworth@yahoo.co.uk or phone 01954 267236 to tell them.  You can pre-order from the it helps plan their catering. Thanks.

http://www.georgeanddragon-elsworth.co.uk/

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Monday 9th to Sunday 15th September A stay in Chateau des Lys, Picardie, northern France. We are hoping to book all 12 rooms on a B & B basis, so should be great club fun. Thanks to Janet Humphreys for organising this one for us.

Please contact Janet or Chris for further details and booking.

http://www.chateaudeslys.com/

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

 

Janet Humphreys

janethumphreys@yahoo.co.uk

 

Tuesday 1st October Natter Night at the George and Dragon, Elsworth from 7:00.

If you are intending to have a meal can you please e-mail the G & D at gdelsworth@yahoo.co.uk or phone 01954 267236 to tell them.  You can pre-order from the it helps plan their catering. Thanks.

http://www.georgeanddragon-elsworth.co.uk/

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Tuesday 5th November Natter Night at the George and Dragon, Elsworth from 7:00.

If you are intending to have a meal can you please e-mail the G & D at gdelsworth@yahoo.co.uk or phone 01954 267236 to tell them.  You can pre-order from the it helps plan their catering. Thanks.

http://www.georgeanddragon-elsworth.co.uk/

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Tuesday 3rd December Natter Night at the George and Dragon, Elsworth from 7:00.

If you are intending to have a meal can you please e-mail the G & D at gdelsworth@yahoo.co.uk or phone 01954 267236 to tell them.  You can pre-order from the it helps plan their catering. Thanks.

http://www.georgeanddragon-elsworth.co.uk/

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com