Saturday April 14th will see approximately eight instruments of varying size and tonality, playing at the Sandtoft Trolleybus Museum. The AGM will also take place here on this day. Free Entry to FOPS Members (usual price is £7.00) so please remember to bring your membership card! Trolleybuses will be giving free rides throughout the day. Lots of interesting vehicles to see and old style village with café! The address is The Trolleybus Museum, Belton Road, Sandtoft, Doncaster, DN8 5SX. More information on this venue can be found on the museums website – http://www.sandtoft.org/ On the following Sunday, there will be a large scale organ festival, with over 20 instruments playing around Reid’s yard and workshops near Thorne. Various instruments from around the UK and Europe will be in attendance including some rarely seen historic fairground organs! The address is Willow Garth, Thorne Road, Hatfield, Doncaster, DN7 6EN. For more information on this venue, or on the event in general, please contact James Reid – 01405 947655 / 07752 288703 / firstname.lastname@example.org / http://www.organbooks.co.uk There is also a Facebook page for the event.
Statfold Barn Railway – Giant Miniature Weekend – May 12th/13th 2018 The award winning Statfold Barn Railway proudly presents its “Giant Miniature Weekend”, featuring 100 or more miniature traction engines and steam lorries in steam! Joining us from across the country will be a wide variety of steam engines in 1.5″ – 9″ scale as well as many related displays. The impressive narrow gauge railway will have at least 5 of its immaculate engines in steam and hauling passenger trains and there will also be the opportunity to leave the train at Oak Tree Halt and visit the wonderful “Roundhouse Museum”. Statfold is a usually private steam railway and this is the only event in the year where the whole family can come along and enjoy this lovely venue. This event has grown to become one of the largest gatherings of miniature road steam in the country and we are proud to play host to such a wide variety of engines and exhibits! As well as the narrow gauge steam trains and many, many miniature steamers there will be some full size traction engines, a miniature working area, children’s activities such as a bouncy castle, colour in’s and much more. […]
The UK Slot Car Festival returns to the British Motor Museum for Europe’s biggest and best Slot Car event.
20th May 2018 Over a thousand Classic and vintage vehicles, Cars ,Buses, Motorcycles and scooters, tractors, stationary engines. Autojumble and Trade Stands Food stalls and Licenced bar Childrens rides and fun dog show free public parking Public entry £6 per adult – Children under 14 free
Annual event organised by Rother Valley Railway Supporters Association
2nd & 3rd June 2018 4th Lechlade Annual Vintage Rally & Country Show Our 4th Lechlade Annual Vintage Rally & Country Show will take place at ROUGH GROUNDS FARM, (A 361) LECHLADE, GLOS GL7 3EU 2nd & 3rd June 2018, commencing at 10.00 am both days. This year include, Classic Cars, Classic Motor Cycles, Commercial Vehicles, Collections, Miniature Steam, Tractors, Model Tent, Classic Caravans, Craft, for the children Fun Fair, Bouncy Castle, Face Painting, West Oxfordshire Animal Sanctuary, Parrots and much more. This year’s Ring events, SAT:- Blue Cross Fun Dog Show, Great Western Youth Band , SUN :-Morris Dancing & Britannia Majorettes Boot Sales, Trade Stands, Auto Jumble, Craft, Food and Refreshments. A Raffle & Tombola both days. Car Parking Free. Admission £4.00 Adults. £2.00 Concessions. Under 16`s Free (With paying adult.) Come along with the family and enjoy the day. For further information visit our Web: Site Lechlade Collectors Club or e-mail email@example.com Find us on Facebook
TAVISTOCK STEAM AND VINTAGE FAIR 2018 Enjoy a Fun Filled Day on SUNDAY, 3rd JUNE at The Wharf & Bedford Car Parks, off Plymouth Road, Tavistock, PL19 8AT 10:00am – 5:00pm Full Sized Steam Engines – Miniature Steam Engines – Tractors – Vintage & Classic Cars – Steam Car – Children’s Entertainment – Educational Stalls – Food – Drink – and lots more..! Trailer Rides behind various Full Size Steam Engines & Steam Car around the centre of Tavistock This event is organised by the Robey Trust Ltd, a registered Educational Charity No. 1089025. The Robey Trust Ltd. New Perseverance Iron Works. Parade Business Park, Pixon Lane, Tavistock, PL19 9RQ www.therobeytrust.co.uk DISCLAIMER:- THE ORGANISERS CANNOT BE HELD RESPONSIBLE FOR ALTERATIONS, CANCELLATIONS OR POSTPONEMENT TO THE EVENT OR PART THEREOF.
A huge one day show for those who love Mini, Metro and MINI (BMW). There will be a range of cars dating from the 1950s to the present day and plenty of activities.
Displays of stationary engines, miniature steam, vintage and classic cars & motorcycles, vintage military & commercial vehicles, military re-enactment & living history groups, vintage tractors & agricultural machinery and model displays etc. There will be craft stalls, trade stalls, events, silent disco, musical entertainment, beer tent, tug of war, bouncy castle, amusements and activities for the whole family to enjoy.
A must-attend for Classic Ford fans, see a wide range of vehicles from this iconic marque in the 10th Old Ford Rally at the British Motor Museum.
Oxford’s Annual Vintage Transport Festival includes a static display of preserved buses, coaches, cars and commercials, plus frequent free vintage bus trips throughout the day.
The 44th Annual Gloucestershire Vintage & Country Extravaganza South Cerney Airfield, Cirencester 3-5 August 2018 3-5 August 2018 will see the Stroud Vintage Transport & Engine Club (SVTEC) stage their Annual Show at South Cerney Airfield in Cirencester, Gloucestershire. The show is widely regarded as one of the biggest and best Steam, Vintage and Countryside events in the UK and attracts thousands of exhibitors and visitors from across the country whilst actively raising thousands of pounds for both national and regional charities. Show Highlights include: Vintage displays of nearly 700 classic cars from pre and post war, including over 70 Classic American, plus 230 Motorbikes, scooters, 70 bicycles from 1903 – 1980, 30 miniature steam engines, 90 stationary engines, 70 full size steam engines, model engineering, 200 Tractors, over 80 Buses and Coaches, 120 Military Vehicles, 240 Emergency and Commercial Vehicles, 60 Industrial Trucks, 50 vintage Caravans and a large model Aircraft flying display. Live Arena with non-stop demonstrations from steam to dancing tractors and much much more. Plus the opportunity to drive a steam engine and see the spectacular Showman’s Engines. Vintage Fun fair with the popular Fairground Organs, ‘electric yachts’, waltzers, big wheel, Punch and Judy Shows, steam-driven […]