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  1. Grantown Show Field, Cromdale Road, Grantown MotorMania to link with Truck2Grantown 2022 MotorMania has been running for over 20 years in Grantown -on- Spey, albeit due to the recent Covid pandemic, the events from 2020 and 2021 had to be cancelled. Several key committee members have also retired in that time, including the founder Chairman, Ewan Sutton, and the Secretary, Duncan Grant. Due to a lack of sufficient replacement volunteers, the remaining committee members met recently to try and find a way to ensure that this prestigious event can continue. As a result of this meeting, it has been decided that Motormania will integrate this year with another of Grantown’s major shows, namely “Truck In2 Grantown”, which is taking place on the Grantown Show Field, Cromdale Road, Grantown on the 14th May 2022 . As it is very late in the day to try and organise this amalgamated event, we regret that we are only able to accommodate 100 Motormania vehicles for the show this year. Please also note that there is a charge of £20 per vehicle entered, which includes driver and one passenger. Other adults and spectators will be charged at £7.50 . It is hoped that, if the event is well supported, we will be able to significantly increase the number of exhibitors for 2023. We look forward to welcoming you this year either as an exhibitor or as a spectator. If you are interested in exhibiting at the show, booking can be made using the following link www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/motor-mania-tickets-326639055207 . Meantime, keep your eyes open for our new Facebook page which will keep you all updated with our progress and other information. If you have any questions please email: Ewan MacGregor Chairman Motor Mania at ewanmotormania@gmail.com
  2. 49 cars are now booked on our Club Stand Is there any one who has not yet booked want to join us on our Stand? It would be great if we could get 50+ cars.
  3. Beach Esplanade Aberdeen National Drive It Day is usually held on the nearest Sunday to the 23rd April. This date was chosen in 2005 to commemorate the 64 cars which set off on the 23rd April 1900 on a 1000 mile Trial, an incredible undertaking in those days and one which we believe deserves an annual celebration. 10am Depart As usual we will meet at the Beach Esplanade. Destination is Drum Castle with a coffee stop at the Deeside Railway Centre. As Union St. is closed we will have to go via the harbour area, onto the South Deeside Road and up to the DRC. As they are opening their Carriage Restaurant especially for us so please make use of it. We will then go over the back roads to the castle and park on the South Lawn as in previous visits. The NTS will charge £3 per car for parking at Drum. More details and route are on their website. gvrs.net/Home.htm
  4. From Darren Angrave Good evening all, I have bad news unfortunately reference the Theme Day. Due to the timescale for being allowed to have the event and to it happening this years show has had to be cancelled. The cancellation is in part also due to committee members retiring and or moving on with there lives. If there are any members of the group wish to volunteer please pm either myself or Sharon Paterson for further details. Thank you for all of the support given to the Theme Day by everyone and hope to see you next year. Email: patersonsharon@aol.com
  5. Brodie Castle Forres, IV36 2TE A gathering of over 280 classic cars, vans, lorries, buses and motorcycles Rally entrants will assemble at Brodie Castle, near Forres. Following registration and refreshments, entrants will participate in a short road run through Moray Those who have booked lunch will stop off at the Laichmoray Hotel in Elgin and back to Brodie Castle. No vehicles will be allowed to enter the display area until they have registered and received a number. If you are not partaking of the run/lunch please feel free to remain parked at Brodie Castle for the static display which will be open to the public from 2.00pm. As in previous years we expect a large variety of vehicles – we shall endeavour to accept all entries but some classes may become limited. If you wish your entry to be included in the event programme, please ensure your form is sent to the Rally Secretary to arrive no later than 20th July 2019. There are strictly no late entries after this date. PLEASE NOTE THAT LATE ENTRIES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED AT BRODIE! Entry form link moraymotormuseum.org/ www.facebook.com/historicwheelsclub
  6. Clickimin Leisure Complex, Lerwick. Saturday- 10am to 8pm Sunday - 10am to 6pm The Shetland Classic Motor Show committee are currently planning to hold the next event on 4th & 5th June 2022. This includes the Cruise in Company Tours that have become a popular feature of previous shows, and allows visiting exhibitors the chance to see some of the famous sights around Shetland with like-minded individuals. Understandably, the Covid-19 pandemic still has a lot of unknowns, but the committee are working hard to ensure a safe and enjoyable event for everyone. However, national restrictions in place at the time will ultimately dictate what format it can take. The Shetland Classic Motor Show started out as a one-off event in 1984 in Lerwick, in modest surroundings in the Gilbertson Park. Encouraged by the great response, the organisers decided to hold a second show two years later, and so began the biennial show which has grown to become a major local event, and a significant feature in the Scottish classic vehicle scene. If you're sure about going then start looking for a place to stay now! There will obviously be a demand for beds for that weekend so best to get in there quick. Book the boat as soon as you can too. 2022 Show Entry If you would like to enter a vehicle or vehicles into the 2022 show, you can now register online. Please be sure to view our Information Sheet and Conditions of Entry before completing the form: shetlandclassicmotorshow.co.uk/2022.htm Please be sure to make a note of the Exhibitor ID which will be generated for you in case you have any queries. Entrants travelling to Shetland with a vehicle will travel overnight on the Northlink Ferry which is a well-equipped modern ferry with cabins and restaurants. It will dock in Lerwick at 07.30am. Exhibitors will be met on arrival in Lerwick by the organisers at 7.30am on the Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday of the show week. Further details of routes and sailing times are available on Northlink's web site www.northlinkferries.co.uk There will be comprehensive marshalling of the venue, including overnight supervision of the outside exhibits. A variety of different types of accommodation are available throughout Shetland. Further details are available from the Promote Shetland website at www.shetland.org/plan/accommodation
  7. Broomhill Farm Lyne Of Skene Dunecht AB32 7DA Featuring a major line up of vintage tractors, steam engines and cars. Many of the tractors will take part in ploughing demonstrations and in the road run on Sunday. The tractor run will take the participants out of the show ground, along the country roads for several miles returning back through Lyne of Skene. Car Information Entry form can be Obtained from ba.eventsltd@gmail.com All Exhibitors will be issued with two complimentary wristbands for their exhibit. One additional wristband will be issued for any additional exhibits. These must be presented to Stewards at the gate on arrival. Please park up, and go to the Secretary’s porta cabin to register and to receive your exhibitor number and complimentary copy of the programme. Please send a Stamped Addressed Envelope with entry for final details, safety regulations and passes which will be mailed to you no later than 2 weeks prior to the event. Passes will not be sent without SAE. Closing date 13th April, If you need any more information about this event please contact John & Wendy via the Club's Email If you are not a Club Lotus N.E Scotland member contact us via this website
  8. Inverness IV4 7BX 11:00am - 3:00pm The popular Inverness Classic Vehicle show returns to the City Centre the city centre streets will be lined with classic vehicles from all eras. The Parade Finale takes place at 3pm through Inverness High Street where crowds gather to watch the procession of vehicles led by Norcon Pipe Band. Street entertainment & musicians create a fantastic atmosphere with something for all the family to enjoy. CAR ENTRY INFORMATION Entry forms from https://www.invernessbid.co.uk/classic-vehicle-show/ margaret@inverness.uk.com Closing date for entry forms 28th April Free entry but limited space Application forms were sent out (24.2.22) and due to a very high demand all spaces were allocated in the first month. However a reserve list is being held and you can enter your car. If a space becomes available you will be advised. All vehicles driven onto the event must have valid road tax, insurance and MOT/ All leakages must be kept to an absolute minimum considering the age of the vehicle. A speed limit of 5 mph applies on the site at all times and all vehicle movement will be controlled by Marshalls. All vehicles are entered at owner’s own risk If you need any more information about this event or an entry form please contact John & Wendy via the club's Email If you are not a Club Lotus N.E.Scotland member contact us via this website
  9. St Joseph’s Academy Grassyards Road Kilmarnock KA3 7SL Some one hundred and thirty cars of all ages and types from clubs from all over Scotland will gather for the day on the greensward in front of the delightful Dower House at Dean Castle Country Park. A program of events and attractions will take place including many distinctly non-vehicular displays including the owls which so entranced the children last year and the folks from Beowulf Scotland enacting scenes from ancient times. There will be some idiosyncratic displays and of course ice creams and burgers will be available to feed the inner man, woman and child. The show will open at 12.30pm. Free entry for the public CAR ENTRY INFORMATION The cost to attend this year is £6 per vehicle For single entries, we will try to place you with similar vehicles where possible or near a club if you express a preference. You will receive email confirmation of your booking within 7 days of applying. Joining instructions will be sent via email prior to the event Online entry form ayrshireclassics.com/cars-on-the-campus/ Closing date for entries is 18th April Exhibitors should be in place by 11am and the show will close at 4.30pm Early leaves can be escorted from the site before then Public free If you need any more information about this event or an entry form, please contact John & Wendy via the Club's Email If you are not a Club Lotus N.E Scotland member contact us via this website
  10. Scottish Vintage Bus Museum, Lathalmond, M90 Commerce Park by Dunfermlie KY12 0SJ It is with deep regret that a decision has been made to cancel this event for 2022, due to unforseen circumstances, we look forward to welcoming you back in 2023. A brilliant day out for all the family, with several hundred vehicles and an assortment of stalls. Vintage Bus rides, Local Railway Preservation Group, Shed 47 Group, on site and entrance to The Scottish Vintage Bus Museum. Enter your vehicle into the Show Conditions of Entry 1. All vehicles up to 31/12/1999 – see entry form 2. Vehicles / exhibits must be on site by 10am on Sunday 19th June 2020. 3. Due to limited space car clubs are restricted to 10 vehicles per club. 4. Vehicles expected to be on site until 4pm, any vehicle wishing to leave early contact rally control. A FHVC marshal will escort them safely from the show ground. Entry form download link TBA Information link fhvc.org.uk/annualshow/ If you need any more information about this event, please contact John & Wendy via the Club's Email If you are not a Club Lotus N.E Scotland member contact us via this website
  11. Fettercairn Show Ground, East Bridge End Park, Fettercairn Local agricultural show, great day out for all the family. Closing date for entry form 5th May Entry forms can be obtained on their Facebook page or their website www.facebook.com/Fettercairn-Show-1431977843716206/ www.fettercairn-show.co.uk/ If you need any more information about this event contact John & Wendy via the Club's Email If you are not a Club Lotus N.E Scotland member contact us via this website
  12. Fyvie Castle Fyvie, Turniff AB53 8JS All cars & Bikes welcome snemmoc.wordpress.com/ Entry form can be obtain via email sandrawood57@hotmail.co.uk If you need any more information about this event or an entry form please contact John & Wendy via the Club's Email If you are not a Club Lotus N.E Scotland member contact us via this website
  13. The Square, Grantown-on-Spey, Highland PH26, If you are going to attending this event you MUST go on to the Grantown website ( links below) and sign up for a newsletter The News letter will be sent to your email address keeping you up to date on how the event is coming along and when registration will be open .It will also show you who is attending the show as well. Registration is now done on line for this event Please put down Club Lotus NE Scotland when you do you registration so we can all be parked together again. www.grantown-motormania.co.uk/ www.grantown-motormania.co.uk/registration/vehicleregistrations Motor Mania at Grantown on Spey, is a great family friendly event. 10AM-4PM There will be vehicles of all classes and ages, and there will always be something of interest to have a look at. There will be plenty of food and drink stalls looking to fuel your bodily needs. As usual there will be a varied programme of music and entertainment. Car Information Exhibitors. Please aim to arrive after 9am and before 10.00am for the event. You will be directed to a suitable parking place and once parked you can make your way to Registration. There will be diversions in place to help you find your way. CLOSING DATE for Entry Form 1st Aug.
  14. Brucefield Farm, by Ladybank Fife KY15 7UL Time: 10.30am-4.30pm Website link www.scotlandautojumble.co.uk/events_and_shows/fife_association_of_vintage_vehicle_owners_annual_rally.shtml Vehicle entry is open to all pre 1982 vehicles Clubs up to 1999 Each entrant is entitled to an attendance award and free entry for two people (extra passes can be purchased at a discounted. Rally entrants must have appropriate insurance and provide proof if requested. Entrants must observe general safety rules, having due regard for the safety of the organisers, entrants, public and property including: - 1. No unauthorised moving of vehicles on the rally field. 2. Vehicles or machinery must not be left running unattended. 3. No travelling on any vehicle without proper seating. Vehicles must not enter or leave the rally field between 10.30am and 4.30 on Sunday without authorisation from the organisers. NO LATE ENTRIES. For Entry forms The event organisers are available on 07811 030042 E-mail favvo21@aol.com Please ensure you display your number clearly to gain entry at the gate. ENTRY FORMS with appropriate entry fee to be returned by 15th July If you need any more information about this event or entry form please contact John & Wendy via the club's Email If you are not a Club Lotus N.E.Scotland member contact us via this website
  15. Starts at Dingwell Auction Mart Road Inverness Finish Academy Sports Field Fortrose You should aim to arrive at the Auction Mark ( half a mile outside Dingwall on A862 Maryburgh Road) from 10.30am. From 11.30am a leisurely 60 minute “scenic tour “ to Fortrose following the directions in your entry pack. Refreshments and bacon rolls will be available at the auction's restaurant from 10.30am. Refreshments and entertainment will be available throughout the day Due to the popularity of the rally there is a limit to entries so please forward your entry forms along with payment asap. Closing Date for entry form 20th Aug Entry fee £5.00 per Person not car Website link www.highlandclassic.org.uk/public/events/fortrose.php OR Geoff Shakeshaft, Rally Secretary. 07778 309080 info@fortroserally.co.uk If you need any more information about this event please contact John & Wendy via the club's Email If you are not a Club Lotus N.E.Scotland member contact us via this website
  16. Show Field Edinburgh Road Biggar ML12 6QZ 9.30am-5pm Join us for the 47th rally in Biggar Showground, commemorating the Scottish motoring pioneers Thomas Blackwood Murray and his brother-in-law Norman Fulton, who established the Albion Company in 1900. Stall Holder and Exhibitor enquiries: Contact Helen Carrick, 01899 221497 helenc@biggar-albion.org.com Entry Free All Vehicle must be registered prior to December 1982 www.albion-trust.org.uk/albion-rally Subject to removal of vaccine passport requirements If you need any more information about this event or an entry form please contact John & Wendy via the Club's Email If you are not a Club Lotus N.E Scotland member contact us via this website
  17. The Pleasure Park, Oldmeldrum, AB51 0FZ, 8am-4.30pm Good day out for all and its free. There will be Early / Late Classis cars, Veteran Cars / Motorcycles,Vintage Cars/ Motorcyles,Commercial Vehicles,Military Vehicles, Stationary Engines, Tractors,Food tent. Optional Tractor Road Run. Noon onwards - optional driving tests. Around 1.30pm – Optional Road Run. On return from the run, Featured Vehicle line up, then prize-giving at approximately 4.30pm. CAR ENTRY INFORMATION Closing Date for entry form is 15th July. Entries received after the 5th July deadline will be TOO LATE for entry to the Rally. The Rally Entry Forms are on their website. We have been donated new trophies to be presented at the Rally. Some of the Classes will be split to make the sizes smaller and allow the trophies to be presented. The Entry Forms will be changed. Please visit GVRS website for entry form if you want to enter online and more information about this event gvrs.net/Home.htm
  18. New Byth Playing Field Turriff AB53 5TY Car Information Closing date for entry form 28 May 2022 Be there for 11am Entry forms from Gladys Mennie bythrally@gmail.com If you need any more information about this event or an entry form please contact John & Wendy via the Club's Email If you are not a Club Lotus N.E Scotland member contact us via this website
  19. Fife Heritage Railway,Kirkland Sidings, Leven, Fife, KY8 4RB 10.00-16.00 hrs Can you be on site and happily settled for 10am at the absolute latest. This event is open to all who have an interest in transport . A stream train will provide regular trips for visitors, This should enhance the display of historic motor cars, commercial vehicles, tractors, buses, motorcycles, traction engines, militaria and bicycles. Car info Entry Closes 10th May 2022 Entry forms from Heritage Railway | Fife Heritage Railway | Leven or J Danton jimedan@blueyonder.co.uk Space is at a premium this year due to a portion of our arena ground being used by Network Rail. All attempts will be made to accommodate everyone, however if we have to restrict entry it will be done on a “first come, first served” basis. Therefore early entry is advised. Successful entries will be notified by mail, e-mail or by text. If you need any more information about this event or an entry form, please contact John & Wendy via the Club's Email If you are not a Club Lotus N.E Scotland member contact us via this website
  20. Location: Mineralwell Park Stonehaven AB39 2RD The Thomson Memorial Rally was held in 1967 to honour R.W.Thomspn (1822-73 ) the inventor of the pneumatic tyre in 1845. A Display of Vintage & Classic Cars, Motorcycles, Commercials, Military, Tractors, Stationary Engines CAR ENTRY INFORMATION Entry ? per vehicle Closing Date for entry forms 13th June These are the classes covering most categories of vehicle 1 Motor Cars 1946-1960 to 31.12.1960 2 Motor Cars 1961-1975 to 31.12.1975 3 Motor Cars 1976-1990 to 31.12.1990 4 Motor Cars 1991-2005 to 31.12.2005 All exhibitors are asked to arrive between 08.00-10.00 Late Arrivals: Discretion but will not be admitted after 11.00 Entry numbers must be displayed on all exhibitors You can get your entry form from : Tel. (01569) 763951 - Email – carpetdesign@tiscali.co.uk Alan Innes 16 Evan Street STONEHAVEN Kincardineshire AB39 2EQ If you need any more information about this event or an entry form, please contact John & Wendy via the Club's Email If you are not a Club Lotus N.E Scotland member contact us via this website
  21. Moffat DG10 9SU, The fun kicks off with a road run (which 300 cars can participate in) to St. Mary's Loch, with the first cars leaving the town centre at midday in 15 minute intervals in groups of 60. There will be a picnic stop at the Loch and the route will also take in Megget and Talla reservoirs. Motor bikes are a welcome part of the Moffat Classic Car Rally. The Car Rally has been a fabulous connection with the town of Moffat. It appeals to enthusiasts, the businesses in the town and to the public that visit. Please note this is not a Club Lotus Event please contact Gordon Bisset, Event Organiser. Meadowpark Kirkton Dumfries DG1 1SX Tel/fax 01387 710318 email: gordon@sre-scot.co.uk www.sre-scot.co.uk/
  22. Linzee Gordon Park Buckie 11am - 4pm Vehicles to be assembled in the park between 9.00am - 11.00am. This year promises to be a year of Celebration, with The MINI celebrating its 60th Anniversary, the Ford Capri it’s 50th, & both the ROVER R8 and the MERCEDES R129SL celebrating their 30th Anniversary, there is also a youngster in the mix with the MK2 FORD FOCUS turning 10yrs old in 2019. Special awards are in the pipeline for these special cars. Plus our popular Show & Shine. Car Info Price donation per vehicle is £5 which will include refreshments, goodie bag and rosette Please note: The Closing date will be 11th August 2021. Registration has now closed No late entries accepted on the day Online entry Registration Registration - Buckie Classic Car Show
  23. Castle Fraser, Sauchen, Inverurie AB51 7LD Subject to restrictions and Scottish Government legislation. The Bon Accord Steam Engine Club hold a Steam Fair every year, and since 2004 our fair site has been at Castle Fraser, the Steam Fair has grown in size since coming here and in 2010 the club celebrated their 40th Anniversary at the rally with 40 full size engines present and many more attractions on site. Their 47th anniversary year was celebrated in 2015, with an impressive line up of over 45 full size engines, along with many other classic and vintage vehicles. The superb National Trust location at Castle Fraser, with the Castle in the background and sheltered by trees plus a huge car parking area and space for Caravanners to spend their weekend, makes it a very popular venue. In addition there were numerous Stalls selling everything from novelties to food and clothing. Open to the Public from 10.30am. Free Parking Car Information Classes for which Trophies (winner & runner-up) will be awarded. 1. Pre 1930 2. 1931 - 1939 3. 1940 - 1961 4. 1962 - 1969 5. 1970 - 1980 6. 1981 - 1995 7. 1996 to present 8. Automobiles of America 9. Motorcycles Vehicles under 5yrs old will not be judged. Late entries (not in programme) will also not be judged. Please note that entry to the Road Run will be open to cars only and will be restricted to the first 30 applicants who wish to participate. These will be allocated on arrival at the rally prior to departure at 10.00H on the day: All entries arriving on the day will be granted free admission to the event for 2 adults and 2 children. Cut off date for on-line entries is Sunday 12th May. Late entries are now being accepted up to 12th June 2022. Entry forms are available on line Not open yet keep checking www.bonaccordsteamclub.co.uk/ If you need any more information about this event, please contact John & Wendy via the Club's Email If you are not a Club Lotus N.E Scotland member contact us via this website
  24. Scone Palace, Perth, Scotland PH2 6BD 09:30 to 17:00 Subject to restrictions and Scottish Government legislation. Vintage tractors, stationary engines, steam engines and agricultural machinery will be on display together with vintage cars, lorries and other vehicles. Working demonstrations of vintage agricultural machinery including ploughing, combining and threshing, plus trade stands and auto jumble. Car Entry Information. Payment for Display Entry £5.00 Admits 2 adults (children under 12 free)' Entrants must have insurance to cover them on the field. No refunds will be issued. Closing Date: 31st July 2022, or when space is full. Late entries will not be accepted. No Vehicles will be admitted to the Rally field after 9.00m You can download the entry form from there website svtec.org/category/rally/ Entry forms will be available from the Forms page by the 31st of March. If you need any more information about this event or an entry form please contact John & Wendy via the Club's Email If you are not a Club Lotus N.E Scotland member contact us via this website
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