Chair Page June 2018

Happy June members,

I hope you all had a fantastic May Day Bank Holiday, amazing weather eh!

So what’s has happened over the past month… S&SLRC held their interclub challenge at Baden Hall, Jim held a rally in Barnstable, MROC and Response had a stand at the Land Rover Gaydon Show and the 2018 National Rally was held at Stainby. As I write this the National Rally has not yet happened so more on this next month, however read all about the rest of the events and how they went in this month’s issue.

Thank you to everyone who supported these events.

GREEN LANE DAY OUT

Looking forward, I am going to put a date on the diary to go out and do some green lanes, this will be happening on the 17th June, fairly local to the Warwickshire area, this is just to get an idea of who is interested and to get the ball rolling as it has been such a long time since we did anything as a club, Looking much further ahead I will be looking at trips to the Peak District, Wales and possibly making a weekend of it should people be interested.

The 17th as mentioned will be kept locally as I am aware this is Father’s day so it shouldn’t be a long day. If you can make it please meet at 09:30, Karen’s Café car park, Studley, B80 7OD.

The next one I am looking at possibly the 2nd September, I appreciate this is close to the Major’s, I will confirm the date and area in next month’s issue and then again on the 21st October. Always happy to talk to people who have done green laning to help with any trips they have done. Please contact me.

These will be added to the calendar and advertised via the journal, Facebook and website when the dates are confirmed as well as all other events taking place.

Don’t forget July, August & September issue is joint so if you want to advertise anything you need to get in there

Things to be aware of coming up;

Green Laning Warwickshire – 17th June (2nd September & 21st October tbc)

Open Event Wigmore – 22nd July

Welland Steam Fair – 25th – 30th July

18th Majors 2018, 14th – 16th September, booking closes 29th August 2018

Heads up looking at Decembers Trial as this will be held on a Saturday at Newman’s Quarry like we used to do followed by a Christmas meal on the Saturday night as camping is available over the weekend nearby.

I will be at the Social evening at the Black Boy on the 2nd June having some food and drinks for those who are coming I will see you there.

To get more involved join in with the social evenings, it’s a chance to speak to people face to face and they are always good fun. Kelly has had some really good ideas suggested so keep your eyes on the social page. See Kelly’s social page to find out details and what’s coming up in the future.

Fancy a relaxing weekend away don’t forget to look at Jim’s Caravan / Camping events he has organised this year. See his page for details or the website.

The 12th Land Rover Party held at Les Comes Spain is 28th, 29th & 30th September 2018, Tickets are now on sale since the 18th May, check out their website for details if you are interested, there are hotels nearby but camping is also available. Follow them on Facebook and look at their website http://www.landroverparty.com

If this is something you are interested in let me know as I am looking into the planning now. You will have to book it but I am happy to provide the details you need.

Please make sure you are up to date with the ALRC, minutes can be found on our website, information can and will be distributed when necessary

Thank you all, keep up the good work all, happy Land Rovering.

 

Samantha

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