Events for 2018

 

Updated 19/2/2018

 

Date

Event

25th February

12th Annual RSR Icebreaker at Whitewebbs Museum, Enfield, Middlesex

Come and join the usual crew as they brave the elements at the start of season. All models and conditions welcome. Start at 10.00am and finish by 4.00pm. Details of museum and directions at www.whitewebbsmuseum.co.uk or contact Adrian Mitchell adrmitche1@gmail.com

23rd - 25th March

Practical Classics Classic Car and Restoration Show

NEC Birmingham

https://www.necrestorationshow.com/

14th April

Pride Of Longbridge

Cofton Park, Low Hill Lane, B31 2BQ

13th May

Rover P4 Drivers’ Guild National Rally

Crich Tramway Village, Derbyshire

We are happy to announce that the National Rally in 2018 will take place at the Crich Tramway Village on 13th May. Hopefully this will provide an exciting venue that can be enjoyed by Rover owners and their families. Crich is conveniently situated close to many of the main routes running through the Midlands. This makes it readily accessible from Sheffield, Derby, Nottingham, Leicester, Stoke-on-Trent, Birmingham and beyond. Just 8 miles from junction 28 of the M1, Crich can also be easily accessed using the A38, the A6, the A61 and the A52. To book for the event please either enter online on the Guild website or send your name, address and vehicle details including registration number, year and model number to David Greenwell at 9 Brudenell, Godmanchester, Cambridgeshire, PE29 2NQ. Please include a cheque for £5.50 made payable to “Rover P4 Drivers’ Guild Limited” to cover the cost of the rally plaque and programme. Admission charges are; driver and eligible car, free of charge, additional adults £10.50 and children (aged 4-15) £7.00. Children under 4 years of age have free entry. If you have any questions please contact the Events Secretary on events@roverp4dg.org.uk

 

27th May

Scottish All Rover Rally

This year a one-day event at Hopetoun House, near Queensferry, West Lothian. More details to follow soon.

See www.sarr.co.uk

27th May Bressingham All Rover Rally

The annual All Rover Rally will be held at Bressingham on Sunday 27th May 2018.  As usual, around 100 cars, including a number of non Rovers are expected and hopefully one or two unusual vehicles as stars of our show.  In addition there will be all the usual attractions of the gardens, garden centre and a number of steam rides to enjoy so you are assured of a good day out.  Please contact Terry Reynolds on 01603 405280 or visit www.norfolkandnorwichroveroc.org.uk for an entry form. This is a very popular show and an entry cannot be guaranteed for those who have not pre-booked due to limited space. Bookings are often closed well before the event so please don't delay.

 

3rd June

Yorkshire Rover Club Classic Car Show

Oakwell Hall, Batley WF17 9LG. Open to all Rovers, and other vehicles up to 1992. Limited space.

Please contact Dave Perrins on 01274 579949 or perrinsdave@gmail.com

10th June
(provisional date)

South East Rover Rally

Tangmere Aviation Museum

10th June

Rover P6 Owners’ Club Northern Rally

Crich Tramway Museum, Derbyshire

 www.p6roc.co.uk

17th June 22nd Great Parks Run

This year we are visiting Fawley Hill Railway and Museum at Sir Wiliam McAlpines Home nr Henley-on-Thames. Sir William has a full size working Locomotive ‘in his back garden’ which will be in steam, with rides available.

We are to arrive for 12am and we have been given dedicated parking, where we can picnic. On site, tea and coffee etc are available. There is an admission charge of £10.00 per adult and £5.00 for under 16’s. I do however, have to pay and let them have numbers of those attending on the day prior to our visit. If you would like to join us on the 17th June please pre-book your place with us ASAP. Of course, there will be an easy quiz with a prize for the winners.

Sorry no dogs, picnic stoves or BBQs.

We look forward to hearing from you.

 Jim and Jan Richardson  tel: 02087511830 after 6.30pm or email jim.hanworth@hotmail.co.uk

23rd - 24th June

Rover Sports Register National Rally

Main event on Sunday 24th at Newby Hall near Ripon, North Yorkshire. On the Saturday there will be an opportunity to take part in a road run in this spectacular part of Yorkshire, and in evening a dinner at a hotel in Harrogate, open to members to stay for up to three nights at discounted rates.

http://www.thersr.co.uk/

   
14th July

Mid Lincs Classic Car Show, East Kirkby, Lincolnshire

Despite thoughts that the annual rally may have ended, Club members are keen to see it continue. We are hoping that a good number of Rovers together with all makes will attend. 9.00am to 5.00pm, £10 entry on the day.

Further information from David Jackson mgr800@yahoo.com or tel. 07970 035550)

15th July

Great Western Branch Rally

The George Inn, Longbridge Deverill, two miles south of Warminster, Wilts, BA12 7DG. Extremely picturesque rally site.

Details from Carol Barnes 01722 780111

5th August

Rover P6 Owners’ Club Southern Rally

Brooklands Museum, Weybridge, Surrey KT13 0QN

www.p6roc.co.uk

26th August

Quainton All Rover Rally

Buckinghamshire Railway Centre

Established in 1979 and longest established event in the known Rover world. Come one, come all.

Contact Stan Johnstone on 07958 962751

8th - 9th September

Rover P5 Club National Rally

Exmouth, Devon, based around Imperial Hotel and seafront

http://www.roverp5club.org.uk/

15th -16th September

Lakes Rally

Saturday morning visit Haverthwaite Railway, followed by Haverthwaite Motor Museum in afternoon. Sunday visit Levens Hall.

No booking fee required BUT PLEASE LET ME KNOW OF YOUR INTENTION TO ATTEND.

Contact Stan Johnstone on 07958 962751

15th - 16th September

Footman James Manchester Classic Car Show

Events City, Manchester

http://www.manchesterclassiccarshow.com/

9th - 10th November

Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show

NEC Birmingham

http://www.necclassicmotorshow.com/

For further information please contact the Guild's Events Secretary

David Greenwell


events@roverp4dg.org.uk