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West Mids Convoy To Stoneleigh Sun 6Th May 2018

Today, 06:44 AM

Posted by richyb66 in Events
Meet at our usual venue for breakfast prior to driving to Stoneleigh next Sunday 6th May 2018

Breakfast is served from 8AM so meet around then - don't wait for others, pay for breakfast at the bar, grab a seat and get stuck in. We will be departing at 9AM prompt.

If anyone wants to, we can do a final pickup at the BP garage opposite the Styvechale Arms CV3 6PB around 915AM. Anyone interested let us know otherwise we won't stop as it get a bit congested there.

Location of the breakfast as in my signature below

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A47 Autojumble And Classic Car Events 2018 - Hinckley

Yesterday, 11:24 AM

Posted by richyb66 in Events

I was reminded of these last night, three dates for 2018 at the Thurlaston Showground, Leicester, LE9 9JE.


Dates are east to remember all Bank Holiday Mondays. The first on 7th May clashes with Stoneleigh but the other 2 are 28th May and 27th August 2018. I went to the August one last year and it's well worth a visit. More details are here:




I will add them to the Calendar and try and post reminders for the second 2 nearer the dates.

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Gbs Summer Cars & Coffee Event Saturday 2Nd June.

Yesterday, 10:27 AM

Posted by GBS Team in Events

Dear All,


Just to let you all know that our next GBS Cars & Coffee event is confirmed.... Its happening on Saturday 2nd June 10am to 2pm it is a free event and a great opportunity for all car enthusiasts to meet up and show off their sports cars. Everyone is welcome, so come and join us we’d love to see you there!


It is held at our Great British Sports Cars Factory (Nottinghamshire, NG22 9ZD). On the day the GBS Showroom and Kit Spares Shop is also open, not forgetting there is free cake/ biscuits and unlimited tea and coffee! All that we ask for is a small donation for our a chosen charities which are the Cancer Research UK and The Lincs & Notts Air Ambulance. We hope to raise even more money for the two great charities!


More details can be found on our GBS event page http://www.greatbritishsportscars.co.uk/events-2/  also the GBS Blog is updated with weekly GBS News http://www.greatbritishsportscars.co.uk/blog/ 


Great British Sports Cars.





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Important Agm 2018 Information

Yesterday, 10:25 AM

Posted by theduck in Club Information

When - 4pm 06/05/2018
Where - National Kit Car Show, Stoneleigh - Warwick Centre




-Committee reports
-Vote on proposals
-Election of officials
-Any other business

Proposals to be voted on:


1) Current committee to be barred from seeking election to any positions for the year 2018/2019, UNLESS any of the three legal positions (chairman, treasurer, secretary) receive no nominations from club members, at which time, current committee may put themselves forward for those positions.


2) Area secretaries to become committee members - If all area secretary positions were full this would lead to an increase the size of the committee by 23 members - there are currently 12 positions filled - and these new committee member would  not have been voted in by the members as they are selected by the commitee.  Area secretaries becoming committee members for 2018/19  would also still be subject to the limitations imposed by the out come of item 1. 


3) Family Membership - Was proposed at previous AGM, a vote is now required on cost - proposed at £25 to include 2 adults living at the same address and offers a second forum account with full member privileges, as well as second membership number, card etc.  

Nominations received to date:

Chairman - Stuart Thomas (Current Club secretary and so dependant on the outcome of the above proposal -  Further nominations from existing club members welcome)
Club Secretary - Richard Byrne
Treasurer - Rebecca Kelly (Current Treasurer and so dependant on the outcome of the above proposal -  Further nominations from existing club members welcome)
Membership Secretary - Dean Rudkin
Events Secretary - Keith Kelly (Current Events Secretary and so dependant on the outcome of the above proposal -  Further nominations from existing club members welcome)
Magazine Editor - Neil Hammond
Committee Member - Bob Fry (Current committee member and so dependant on the outcome of the above proposal - Further nominations from existing club members welcome)
Committee Member - Matthew Brown

Any other business:
- New Event Funding - Discussion around extending the current event funding to help support the creation of new events

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The Uk Kit Car Club Track Day.

Yesterday, 09:09 AM

Posted by Matt brown in Events
Ok from what has been said over the past few days and things I have been thinking about since I joined the club on making it better I have a suggestion that I would like input on.

I would like to organise a track day for the club which has a discounted price for members and also include non members at a higher price to fill the remaining spaces.

What I would like to know is, what track would people like to see? So I can contact them to try and organise a deal for the club

My idea is in theory anyway is to get a price for say a 30 car track day and have it so the club members get first dibs at a £30 discount to the non members. This would encourage non members to join the club which would save them £10 on there day and make more money and gain members for the club. Which will also inturn gain the club more stage presence due to people talking about the day on social media by sharing there experience and photos.

How does everyone feel about this?

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Hog Roast At Stoneleigh?

25 Apr 2018

Posted by DanE in Events
Is this happening?

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Brighton Classic Car Show, June 3Rd

25 Apr 2018

Posted by nelmo in Events
I thought I'd try arrange something down the bottom end of the country, for a change.


I'm happy to do a block booking and to plan a fun route down to Brighton from a convenient start point, if anyone is interested. It's worth going just to get free, allocated parking in Brighton :-)

I realise it's a long way for most of you and I'm not sure if we have many southerners on here (the members map shows quite a few) so I may be going by myself :-) but any interest?

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Stamford Car Show

24 Apr 2018

Posted by unclechief in Events

Thanks to one of the members (Ivan Farrington) for pointing this one out.


Where:    Stamford Town Meadows

When:     Sunday 26th August 2018, 10am to 5pm

How:        Registration will open Saturday 28th April 2018


I believe a few have attended this event previously, i have contacted the event and they are happy to give us a designated area for a club stand to allow us to all exhibit together. They have stated that each car will need to register individually when registration opens on 28th April 2018 (This Weekend) and clearly state RHOcar The UK KIT CAR CLUB on the application.


Please see link below to the event and registration. 




Hope to see a good turn out and put our stamp on the event.





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Eosb Discussions

23 Apr 2018

Posted by unclechief in Events
Just to clarify the EOSB may not happen this year. The reason being is that the usual venue we use could not give us our usual dates. The only two dates we were given were the 30th June and the last weekend in September.

A lot of feedback was given to me from last years event to which I thank all that have it. One of the main things was that people didn't not want to camp in September and the general concensous was that an earlier date would be preferred.
Unfortunately the 30th June which was the only other date that was available clashed with another event date that had been set.

I have been looking into other venues since last year but the cost is looking too big. There are a few I am still perusing and am hopefull we can put something together but at this time I have nothing to promote.

I would have liked to have been promoting the event early and had flyers etc to hand out at stoneleigh and other events to try and get the number up but without a venue not a great deal to promote.

This is a real shame as last year numbers were up and costs were down after a lot of effort was put in.

That said there are still several camping weekend events available and hopefully a few more event/ gatherings that can be organised. I will keep looking at possible venues for this year and if I can find something that fits I will Set things up.

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North East April Meet 25Th April

23 Apr 2018

Posted by Allan 14 in Events

Hi fellow Hoodies.

I'm back from my holidays in deepest Northumberland and have nearly washed off the woad(the air was blue). I hope the rest of you,

are out of hibernation given the extreme weather in the last few days.I am going to be at Chester-Le -Street on wednesday.

Who else will be there looking forward to seeing as many as possible.


Best Regards



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