Further to the productive discussions that we had about this at the club night on Monday, I thought it would be good to send you all a list of events that we, as a Region, are looking to either attend or organise this year, as follows (N&D region contact for each event in brackets):
Berwick Classic Rally, Berwick-upon-Tweed, Saturday 30th April & Sunday 1stMay – couple of members competing and opportunity to marshal https://www.berwickclassicrally.co.uk/ (contact Niall Cook)
Mk1 Performance Action Day, Blyton Circuit, near Gainsborough, Sunday 1stMay – popular track day and show for mini & variants MK1 Action Days (mk1-performance-conversions.co.uk) (Davy Dickinson)
MCR National Mini Day, Beaulieu, near Lymington, New Forest, Sunday 12thJune – the big one, N&D Region stand with weekend stayover planned Mini Cooper Register Rally | Beaulieu National Motor Museum (Niall Cook)
Jim Clark Run, date TBC but provisionally either Saturday 23rd or Saturday 30th July – run up to the new Jim Clark Motorsport Museum in Duns in the Borders Jim Clark Motorsport Museum – The Jim Clark Trust, meeting up at a suitable breakfasting establishment beforehand (Keith Proudfoot)
Croft Nostalgia/HSCC Race Meet, Croft Circuit, Darlington, Saturday 3rd & Sunday 4th September – Goodwood Revival style event that we’ve attended many time in the past. N&D Region stand planned, subject to sufficient interest from members, stand & ticket availability Croft Nostalgia Event with racing from HSCC – Croft Circuit (Niall Cook)
Northumberland Borders Rally, location TBC but local, Saturday 19th November– our Region’s annual navigational rally with Special Tests. Competitors and marshals/helpers required!www.northumberlandbordersrally.co.uk(Niall Cook)
If any of the above are of interest, please drop me an email firstname.lastname@example.org and I’ll either provide more details or put you in touch with the other contacts concerned.
As this by no means a definitive list of activities, please also get in touch with me with any ideas you might have for other things to do.
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