Events Guide For 2017

Know of any events where Landcrabs will be welcome? Let the know!
       
REGIONAL CLUB MEETINGS
Please note that details are correct at time of posting. Regional meets may subject to cancellation at short notice so please the local LOCI regional rep to avoid disappointment.

MIDLANDS
Currently under review Watch this space!   Contact Clive Serrell 01527 65824

YORKSHIRE & NORTH
Last Tuesday of the month Dawney Arms, on the A19 North, 6 miles from York YO30 1AB Contact Nina Hughes 01904 620125

WILTSHIRE & WEST
Meets every other month Blathwayt Arms, Lansdown, Bath BA1 9BT Contact Lindsay Henning 07773 887369

SOUTHERN ENGLAND
Second Thursday of every month Robin Hood, Durley, Hampshire, from 8pm SO32 2AA Contact Wilf Hatch 02380 813368

LANCASHIRE & NORTHWEST ENGLAND
First Wednesday of the month (not Nov, Dec, Jan, Feb) Next meeting 3 May 2017 from 7.15pm:
Gathurst Station Inn, Station Approach, Gathurst Lane, Shevington, Lancashire
WN6 8HZ Contact Mark Chivers 01257 404370
 
NATIONAL EVENTS

Date

Location - events marked in orange and in larger type indicate a confirmed club area or stand

Postcode/Map

Contact details - please note that details are correct at time of posting. Shows may subject to cancellation at short notice so please contact show organiser to avoid disappointment.

 

2017 - 50th Anniversary
of the Wolseley 18/85

   
       
Sunday
30 April 2017

LOCI SPRING RALLY NORTH @ The Oil Can Café, Holmfirth, West Yorkshire

Our rally will take place on from 10.00am onwards at The Oil Can Cafe, The Carding Shed, Dobroyd mill, Butt Lane, Holmfirth, HD9 1AF. This venue is free to attend – there is a café, toilet facilities and a museum. Although there is no need to pre-book, please let Northern Events organiser Dave Stretton know if you are attending so he can advise the venue manager.

HD9 1AF

More info from:

Dave Stretton

More info on the venue:

www.thecardingshed.co.uk

Sunday 21 May 2017

EYTCC Spring Gathering, Sewerby Hall & Gardens, nr Bridlington, East Yorkshire

Landcrabs welcome at the East Yorkshire Thoroughbred Car Club visit to Sewerby Hall and Gardens near Bridlington. You can pre-book (entry fee £5 payable to EYTCC - see right for ticket link) or turn up on the day (£7).

Cars on display 10.00 to 17.00 - No entry after 12.00.

YO15 1EA

More info and pre-booking forms:

www.eytcc.org.uk/events2017.html

Sunday
28 May 2017

Cheshire Classic Car and Motorcycle Show, Capesthorne Hall, Macclesfield, Cheshire

Northern Area Organiser Dave Stretton has booked a Club Stand at this event - the Barnsley lads are attending and if anyone else wants to come along they are welcome. You need to pre-book your tickets at www.classicshows.org price is £4.00 per car and then let Dave know you are attending. The Show organiser issues passes on a first come first served basis so book early!

SK11 9JY

More info from:

Dave Stretton

Ticket booking:

www.classicshows.org

       
Saturday-Sunday 03-04 June 2017

Tatton Park Classic Car Spectacular & Autojumble, Knutsford, Cheshire

We have a confirmed 12 car Club stand at this event - please let Mark Chivers know if you wish to attend as we have to pre-book every car. Slots available for both Saturday and Sunday but these will go on a first come first served basis so be quick!

 

WA16 6SG

More info on the club's attendance:

Mark Chivers
01257 404370

More info about the Tatton event:

01565 723863

www.cheshireautopromotions.co.uk

       
Saturday-Sunday 17-18 June 2017

Footman James, 38th Bristol Classic Car Show, Shepton Mallet

A long-running event that never fails to impress thanks to the sheer variety of cars, clubs autojumble, traders and much more.

Club Stand at this event TBC

BA4 6QN

More info:

0117 907 1000

www.bccsl.co.uk

       
Sunday 02 July 2017

LOCI NATIONAL 2017 @ BMC & LEYLAND SHOW, British Motor Museum, Gaydon, Warwickshire

The big one! Celebrating 50 years of the Wolseley Landcrab. Can we get 50 Landcrabs together for this very special day!?

Pre-booking is essential to take advantage of the discounted Club entry of just £7.00 PER CAR. This will also allow entry of your Landcrab onto the Club display area. You will be given wrist bands to access the Museum on arrival. Gates open at 8am cars to be on site for 10am with no vehicle movement until 4pm. FINAL DATE FOR RECEIPT OF PRE-BOOKED ENTRIES IS 31ST MAY.

To take advantage of the discounted offer, please send a cheque for £7.00 per car made out to LOCI, plus a stamped self-addressed envelope, to: Clive Serrell, 401 Birmingham Road, Bordesley, Redditch, Worcestershire B97 6RH.

Please include your contact details including phone number and details of your car including registration number to aid organisation on the day. Your car registration will be put onto your car window hanger which we will send to you in your stamped address envelope closer to the event.

You can still turn up on the day but normal Gaydon admission prices of £14 PER PERSON WILL APPLY.

This is a great day out with access to the refurbished museum, café and Jaguar Heritage collection. Please phone Clive Serrell if you wish to camp overnight or have any other enquiry on 01527 65824.

CV35 0BJ

More info on the National Rally:

Clive Serrell
01527 65824

More info on BMC & Leyland Show

www.bmcandleylandshow.co.uk

Sunday
16 July 2017
Fleetwood Festival of Transport aka "Tram Sunday"

As recommended by LOCI Spares Secretary Tony Wood, Tram Sunday is recognised as one of the most important events in the whole of the North West of England bringing transport lovers and day trippers to Fleetwood's town centre for a FREE family day out. Pre-registered entrants park in the town centre which is closed to other traffic for the duration. Entry is £3.00 per car.
 

More info and entry forms:

www.tramsunday.co.uk

Friday-Sunday
04-06 August 2017

MVA Rally, Thoresby Hall, Nr. Ollerton, Nottinghamshire

This is a great weekend event with the Morris register and Morris Vehicle Association. You can attend for the weekend with camping or just for the Day. There will be a Club stand and we have negotiated a reduced cost of £5 per person for the weekend and only £5 for camping per night when purchased before the event.

Please make your cheque payable to LOCI and send with a stamped addressed A5 envelope to Clive Serrell, 401 Birmingham Road, Bordesley, Redditch, Worcestershire B97 6RH. Please also include your name and address details, phone number plus details of your car and registration.

We will then complete the entry forms for the MVA and send your passes back in your stamped addressed envelope. Please ring Clive on 01527 65824 if you have any other enquiry.

CLUB AREA AT THIS EVENT

NG22 9EP

More info on the club's attendance:

Clive Serrell
01527 65824

       
Friday-Sunday
04-06 August 2017

42nd Gloucestershire Steam & Vintage Extravaganza, South Cerney Airfield, near Cirencester, Gloucestershire

Three days of non-stop steam action, model aircraft displays, both in the air and on the ground, a Countryside Arena, with ferrets to shire horses, timber arena, where trees turn to tables, trade stands, licensed bars, a fairground, tractors, commercial vehicles, vintage bus and coaches, motorcycles, miniature steam, industrial trucks, classic cars, emergency vehicles, and much more
!

CLUB AREA AT THIS EVENT

GL7 5QD

More info on the club's attendance:

Clive Serrell
01527 65824

More info on the Extravaganza

www.glossteamextravaganza.com

       
Sunday 06 August 2014

24th Annual BMC/BL Rally & Spares Day, Nene Park, Peterborough
Once again, this year's rally will be held at Ferry Meadows, Nene Park (Nottcutts entrance), Oundle Road, Peterborough. Fantastic autojumble, tombola, raffle, trophies.

Camping available for Saturday night ONLY on the rally field, £10 per tent, caravan etc. ALL camping MUST be pre booked see the organisers website for more details.

Prebooked vehicles are charged £7 (non prebooked vehicles £10). Closing date for entries 1st July.

PE2 5UU

More info and entry forms:

www.bmcblrally.co.uk

Tel: 07751 698342

       
Sunday 03 September 2017

LOCI AUTUMN RALLY NORTH @ Eden Camp, near Malton, North Yorkshire

Now in its 24th year, our Autumn Rally is always a smashing do. Once again it is a multi-club event in association with the Morris Minor Owners Club's Yorvik branch. The Rally is being held at Eden Camp, Malton, just off the A64 northeast of York. Entry fee is payable, more details from Nina Hughes.

We generally muster a contingent of around a dozen cars and the spares secretary usually attends so it's a good chance to arrange for him to bring vital spares if requested.

CLUB AREA AT THIS EVENT

YO17 6RT

More info from LOCI York Area Rep Nina Hughes

www.edencamp.co.uk

       
Saturday-Sunday
16-17 September 2017

Manchester Classic Car Show, Event City, Manchester
The north of England's top indoor classic event held at Event City, next to the Trafford Centre just off the M60. We had a great show last year, with a six car Club Stand celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Morris 1800, this year we hope to have more Wolseleys.

CLUB STAND AT THIS EVENT

M17 8AS

More general show info:

AMR Events Ltd
01527 910229

www.manchesterclassiccarshow.com

       
Sunday 24 September 2017

LOCI AUTUMN RALLY - SOUTH @ BL Autumn Rally, Milton Keynes Museum, McConnell Drive, Wolverton

Our end of season outdoor bash, another outing at this fast-growing multi-club event.

CLUB AREA AT THIS EVENT

MK12 5EL

More info :

Tom Morley
07899 864311

www.mkmuseum.org.uk

       
Friday-Sunday
10-12 November 2017

Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, NEC, Birmingham
Traditionally the 'Grand Finale' to the UK classic car season.

Club Stand at this event TBC

B40 1NT

More info

www.necclassicmotorshow.com

       
DATE 26 November 2017

LOOK - NEW VENUE!!!!

LOCI AGM 2017, Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry

Come along, meet the Committee and have your say in the running of the Club. Meet in the museum from 10.00, meeting starts at 11.00 prompt. Refreshments available.

IMPORTANT: IF YOU WISH TO SUGGEST ITEMS TO BE INCLUDED ON THE AGENDA PLEASE CONTACT CLIVE SERRELL AT LEAST 7 DAYS PRIOR TO THE EVENT.

CV1 1JD

More info:

Clive Serrell
01527 65824