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 […]
Hebden Bridge will, be the place to be on the 4th and 5th August 2018 when the Rotary Club of Hebden Bridge hosts the iconic charity fund raising Hebden Bridge Vintage Weekend.
This annual Show has an impressive range of classic light vehicles including customs, pick-ups, police vehicles and vans.
A friendly show featuring a wide range of working demonstrations, static exhibits and activities. Arranged by the Nottinghamshire Group of the National Vintage Tractor & Engine Club this show is held annually over the August Bank holiday weekend. Highlights from our normal the Programme of Events* include: Saturday Auction of Bygones Parade of Vehicles Vintage Working Demonstrations Sunday Ploughing Match Grand Parade of Vehicles Vintage Working Demonstrations Monday Vintage Tractor Road Run Vintage Working Demonstrations There is plenty of space for caravans/camping on site for those who would like to make a weekend of it. On Saturday and Sunday evenings there is a DIY BBQ, with meat supplied on site by a quality local butcher. Club Contacts: Paul Ducksbury 01777 838122 Terry Shaw 07974 754426 Adrian Parker 07736 691974 *Subject to confirmation/change
The Statfold Barn Enthusiast and Photography Days. have become overtime, an important event in the Narrow-gauge Calendar. The opportunity to see at close quarters the locos and rolling stock, the Engineering Shop that not only helps keep the Statfold Barn Railway on the ‘rails’, but other heritage lines too, is just too good to miss. On September the 8th this year will be one of the biggest events in the ever increasing Statfold annual programme. Not only will the Railway be running an extensive all day schedule but there will be more traction engines on site than in previous years. Vintage cars, Land Rovers, Motorbikes will all be on show along with various North American trucks. A steam saw mill will be working, demonstrating the way timber was milled years ago. Inside the Museum Hall there will be stalls selling railway memorabilia and books. Representatives from other Heritage lines as well as Railway modellers will be present to enlighten our visitors as to what is happening in the wider world of modelling, railway preservation and transport in general over the years. http://www.statfoldbarnrailway.co.uk
This weekend Show celebrates some of the UK’s leading manufacturers including DAF, Scania and Volvo.
Join us and explore military through the decades with a range of activities to enjoy.
Climb aboard the Steam hauled trains at Statfold Junction and be transported back in time to the Frontline. See replica STUG III assault guns and other military vehicles. See battle skirmishes between Allied and Axis troops Live wartime music throughout the day with Peter Wayre & Madeline Brown Licensed bar & catering throughout the day Trade stands selling a wide range of items Dress up in your period 1940’s clothes if you wish FREE Steam Trains will be running all day Tram rides Drive a Steam train for £5.00 Don’t forget visit Statfolds wonderful museum and gift shop FOR LIVING HISTORY DISPLAYS, RE-ENACTORS AND TRADERS PLEASE CONTACT IAN KIRKHAM ON 07884 973499
Come and join us at New Forest Cider, Burley for our annual Craft Cider making Weekend Saturday 13th October 11.00am – 4.30pm & Sunday 14th October 11.00am – 4.30pm. Learn how cider has been made for centuries along with more up to date methods. We also have plenty of rural crafts being demonstrated over the weekend, from blacksmith to hurdle maker to homemade fudge, there is something for everyone. Music will once gain be provided by the always entertaining Skimmity Hitchers, singing their own brand of scrumpy songs!
Sunday 24 February 2019 10.00am – 2.00pm approximately Static event open to commercial vehicles of all sizes and types, including public service vehicles. In and around Lower Station Road, Gillingham, Dorset SP8 4PZ For details contact Mary 01747 823365 firstname.lastname@example.org “http://www.thectp.org.uk”
The Enthusiasts day is an opportunity for all keen Narrow Gauge Railway Photographers and Railway minded people to take a ‘behind the scenes’ look at the Statfold Barn Railway and the way it works. Various Statfold engines providing a regular train service from the main Station, Statfold Junction through to Oaktree Halt , around the loop and back through Oaktree to the Junction. The passenger can alight at Oaktree to visit the Narrow gauge Trust Museum to ‘take in’ not only the Static displays of locomotives but view the Round House , where the days non-working loco’s are on view, but also to see various Railway artefacts. The visitor can see and ride on the renovated Burton and Ashby Tram which runs from its own dedicated Tram Shed down to Oaktree and back. There are displays of model railways in various gauges which show the expertise of the railway modeller. Altogether, a great day out for the Enthusiast. CHILDREN OF ALL AGES ARE WELCOME!