(BERK CARTOON REPRODUCED BY KIND PERMISSION OF DAVE RATNER, BERKELEY DEVELOPMENTS AND LONG TIME CLUB STALWART)

DATES

2009

October 31st – November 1st - Night at the Bubblecar Museum, Cranwell, Lincs 01400 262637

November 8th – Microcars raid York, Children in need. Ray Glendinning 01274 200782 r.glendinning@blueyonder.co.uk

November 13th – 15th - NEC Classic Car Show, The Heinkel Trojan Club Ltd have an allocated stand next to the National Microcar Rally and Isetta Owners Club GB stands so plenty of options to get involved.

December 22nd – Messerschmitt Christmas Supper, England’s Rose, Postcombe on the old A40 near J6 of the M40. We need to know if you are coming if you want Chrimbo food, arrive 7.30pm. Peter Darby 0118 3778174 peter.darby1@ntlworld.com

December 28th – Brass Monkey’s run from Ripley Castle to Bonny Bridlington. Those pesky Maniacs got the last word in again! Jim.Jamieson2@virgin.net

2010 DATES

January 10th – The Nosh, The MEC Chairman invites all ‘Schmitters to the traditional lunchtime first meeting of the year based at The Leathern Bottel, Lewknor, yards from J6 of the M40. Tony Yates 07973 448023 mail@virgin.net

March/April – East coast opener at Brandesburton. Micro Maniacs

May 3rd – Popham Classic Car day at this festival of small aircraft. Always interesting, good aero/autojumble always attended by ‘Schmitters. Peter Darby 0118 3778174 peter.darby1@ntlworld.com

May 30th – MEC Rally incorporating the Two Stroke Rally at the Motor Heritage Centre, Gaydon, just off the M40, to which you access over the day inclusive in the entry. A chance to view many strange and one off machines. Other strokers welcome to join us. Alan Hitchcock 01367 240125 alanbubblecars@hotmail.com

June 3rd –6th – NOTBAR weekend but yet to confirm Pately Bridge as a trip to the Lake District is being investigated. Micro Maniacs

June 18th -20th – Heinkel Trojan Club Ltd Rally 2010 at Rivendale Caravan Park on the A515 between Ashbourne and Buxton. You will need to book in with deposit by April 10th to ensure a spot as this is a commercial campsite.

June 18th –20th – Messerschmitts raid Kemble Aerodrome weekend. Details still forming on this camping/show event.

June 24th – 27th – The North of England Microcar Rally – details to come but with the National moving South West this year will be the big event of the year in these parts. Micro Maniacs.

July 2nd – 4th – Bath Rally, Keynsham Rugby Ground. Wynford Jones 01823 490922 wyn@kr200.fsnet.co.uk

July 16th – 18th - MOC International Rally, Plumpton Racecourse, East Sussex further details to follow. I am assuming contact to be Roger Clements apple@applethatch.fsworld.co.uk

August 21-22 – The Micro/Mini car world meet 2010, Crystal Lake, Chicago, Illinois hosted by the well known collectors Ken and Sylvia Weger (Small Wonders Micro Car Museum). The target is to top 500 Micro and Mini Cars so we are talking BIG. Marybeth Claypool, USA 815 469 2936 www.worldmeet2010.com

August 27th – 29th – DWAC Dutch Rally is expected.

September 2nd – 5th - The National Microcar Rally moves to Malvern at the Three County Showground. Early days but traditional format and backed by the Heinkel Trojan Club Limited specifically Ray Dilks and Nick Haddon.

October – Oktoberfahrt in Pickering. Micro Maniacs

Information on the Scandinavian events can be obtained via JANNE PETERSEN

Puistolantanhua 1B
FIN-00750 Helsinki
Finland

phone/fax +358 (0) 9 3897273

mobile + 358 (0) 400 998373

janne,petersen@kolumbus.fi
www.kaapioautoyhdistys.fi
www.uudenmaanliitto.fi/kuninkaantie

 

Pub nights (Squadron Meetings)

Bristol Clubnight – The Major’s Retreat, Tormarton, just north of Junction 18 of the M4, 1st right off the A46 Stroud road, down to the crossroads, right into the village to find a proper local. Contact Alan Hitchcock on 01367 240125 alanbubblecars@hotmail.com 2nd Wednesday in each month. Always Schmitters at this one.

Messerschmitt OC South Western and Wales – The Fox and Hounds, Little Canford. Bottom roundabout on the A31 Wimborne. Contact Colin Archer 01202 734207 or Peter Houghton 01202 897594 for details. 3rd Monday of every other month.

-NEW- General meeting Messerschmitt EC/Heinkel Trojan C Ltd - The Fleece Inn, Bretforton, Nr Evesham, Worcestershire and therefore covering (in the broadest sense) Worcestershire, Herefordshire, Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire, Warwickshire, and Wiltshire. Contact Tony Yates 3rd Wednesday of each month – classic car meeting in the summer behind pub.

Messerschmitt OC South Eastern – Three Crutches, Strood, Kent, close to the junction of the A2 and M2 Contact Mark Snowden 01634 309292 3rd Wednesday of each month

Messerschmitt OC Eastern Area – The Queens Theatre, Billet Lane, Hornchurch, Essex. Contact is Mick Morton on 01708 475662. ‘phone before attending. 3rd Thursday of each month

Messerschmitt OC Nottinghamshire –The Horse and Groom, Linby. MEC contact is Colin Burton 01623 481050. Last Wednesday of each Month except December.

-NEW- General meeting Messerschmitt EC South East Area. Now fixed at England’s Rose, Postcombe just a couple of miles from J6 of the M40. Last Tuesday of each month. Contact Tony Yates on O7973 448023 mec.mail@virgin.net.

Messerschmitt OC Caledonian – Contact John Miller on 01475 724229