Events

Listed below are our events for 2018 and 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
Saturday 17th November Afternoon Tea at Carriages Tearoom, Fen Drayton. Over the last 2 years we have had an Afternoon Tea at Shuttleworth House.

This year Chris has booked the unique “The Carriages Tea Room” in Fen Drayton.

Arrive about 11.30am to display the MG’s, with tea at 12.15pm. Chris has a list of those coming, and have paid a deposit for us. If anybody else wishes to come along please let Chris know ASAP. Cost is approximately £20 per person.

https://www.carriagesofcambridge.co.uk/

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Monday 19th November Alternative pub night South. The Queen Adelaide, Croydon. We may have a substantial discount on this evening if there are any takers.

Please let Chris know

http://www.woodgrillrestaurant.co.uk/

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Thursday 29th November Elvis Night at The Cinnamon, Grafham. Chris has booked a table for 8, and has 4 takers so far, any more?

Please let Chris know ASAP

http://cinnamonhuntingdon.co.uk/

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Saturday 1st December Your Invitation to The Cambridge and District MGOC Christmas Dinner 2018 at The Bourn Golf Club, 7.00 for 7.30 PM

Liz and Tweed are once again making arrangements for our Club Christmas Dinner. This year the venue will be Bourn Golf Club CB23 2TT, which offers a good menu and plenty of seating capacity in their heated marquee.

The menu is below, and the very reasonable cost is £25 per head for 2 courses or £30 for 3 courses, including coffee, mince pies and a tip for the staff. The Club will provide some wine for each table.

Before Thursday 1st November please e-mail your menu choices and any allergy problems to Liz Harris on lizharris48@yahoo.co.uk. Payment in advance is required by the same date:

– Either: bank transfer to the Cambridge & District MG Owners’ Club account as set out in the e-mail sent on 28th September.

– Or: post a cheque made out to ‘Cambridge & District MGOC’ to: Tim Clark, 2 Copperbeech Close, St Ives, PE27 5YG.

 

Starters

Roasted Vine Tomato Soup with Pesto & Rustic Croutons

Smoked Salmon, Cucumber and Caper Bruschetta with Lemon & Dill Mayonnaise

Goats Cheese & Poached Pear Salad with Caramelised Pecans

Home-made Oriental Duck Filo Parcels with Sweet Chilli, Ginger & Spring Onion Salsa

Main Course

Roast British Turkey with Sage & Apricot Stuffing, Pigs in Blankets and a Cranberry Gravy

Beef Ragu with Dauphinoise Potatoes & a Fresh Horseradish Crust

Poached Smoked Haddock with Herb Roasted New Potatoes & a Saffron Cream Sauce

Wild Mushroom & Stilton Tagliatelle

Desserts

Spiced Sticky Toffee Xmas Pudding with Brandy Sauce

Tipsy Raspberry Pavlova

Chocolate Baileys Brûlée with Orange Shortbread Biscuit

Fine Cheese Selection with Grapes, Celery & Cider Brandy Chutney (Supplement £2.50)

Coffee

Coffee & Mince Pies & Christmas Crackers Included

Liz Harris

lizharris48@yahoo.co.uk.

 

Tim Clark

timbarclark@tiscali.co.uk

Sunday 2nd December The last Colmworth Classic Car Meet of 2018, the best bacon rolls around!

https://www.friendsofstdenys.co.uk/first-sunday-breakfast-club

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Tuesday 4th 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

Sunday 16th December The Annual Father Christmas Run, details to follow, but usual format. Get your outfits ready now!

 

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Friday 28th December The Norfolk Riviera Run. This will be starting from the Hunstanton area, details to follow.

If you want to stay the night before Chris has details of a hotel in Old Hunstanton and can send them to you.

A good opportunity to get Christmas out of your system!

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Tuesday 1st January 2019

 

The Chairman’s New Year’s Day Run.  A scenic run to our home pub for lunch, not dinner. As this is the first Tuesday of the month there will not be a Natter Night. Start venue to be confirmed.

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

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Tuesday 5th February 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

Sunday 10th February MG & Triumph & Spares Day, Stoneleigh, Warwickshire.

Provisional at present

http://mgandtriumphsparesday.co.uk/

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Thursday 14th  February Valentine’s Day Run, and lunch for us romantics. Further details to follow. Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Saturday 16th February 14th Snowdrop Run

See Snowdrop run page for details

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 it helps plan their catering. Thanks.

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

Chris Shurlock

Cshurlock@aol.com

Sunday 17th March Spring Run, destination to be arranged. Further details to follow. 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 Restores 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 21st April Drive your classic Car Day. All welcome as all MG’s really are classics.

Further details to follow.

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 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

 

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 and Sunday 9th 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

Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd June The Bicester Classic and Sports Car Show, We would like to get a club stand at the show this year. It is a fantastic show, with cars, aircraft, and all of the car restoration workshops open. Go for a day, or weekend. Stay at a comfortable hotel in Deddington, a 10 mile drive from the show. Chris has the hotel details if you are interested.

Further details to follow.

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

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 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