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2017

APRIL 21-23

AACUK SPRING NATIONALS

Hatton Country World, CV35 7JJ

Show ‘n’ Shine Sunday 23 Contact 0121 779 2562

APRIL 23

KENT’S ALL FORD CAR SHOW

www.kentsallfordshow.co.uk

kentsallfordshow@hotmail.co.uk

10am-4pm Aylesford Priory, Aylesford, Kent ME20 7BX (jct 6 off M20). Map ref: 188/726589. Exhibitors, contact 01732 840787 for details.

APRIL 23

CLASSIC & AMERICAN CAR SHOW

at Church House Pub, Buxton Road, Congleton, Cheshire. Food available. Trophies, stalls, music. All welcome. Starts at 8.30am till whatever you like. Tel Lou 07901923868 or Graham 01260 217466

APRIL 28-30

VHRA VINTAGE NATIONALS

Santa Pod Raceway, Northants

From the people that bring you the Pendine Sands Hot Rod Races, an all-new event for 2017. The VHRA will be putting their hot rods and customs through their paces at the Vintage Nationals held at Santa Pod Raceway. Two evenings of the finest rock ‘n’ roll and rhythm and blues, you’re in for a wild time! Weekend and Saturday tickets available. Raceday is Saturday! For more info go to www.vhra.co.uk and click on events.

APRIL 30

WAKEFIELD CITY CENTRE CLASSIC AND AMERICAN CAR SHOW

Open to all rod/custom American cars and trucks, all motorcycles welcome. Classic cars strictly pre-1992 only. No pre-booking. Entry by donation, all proceeds will be donated to Alzheimer’s Society and Yorkshire Air Ambulance. Follow signs to Wakefield city, Jct 39/Jct 41 M1. Organiser Paul Copley: 07860 778857. Trade enquiries Phil Picard: 07762 963434.

MAY 14

WESTON SUPER MARE “SPRING EVENT” AMERICAN CAR SHOW to be held at Weston Helicopter Museum where you get the best of both worlds, great American cars and a great helicopter museum and if you get bored the sea front is two miles away with lots more to enjoy. The Helicopter Museum is a charity so come and support us to keep it running. To exhibit your car, register or any questions contact Andy Green on: cadillac58.62series@gmail.com or call 07900 251233 before 8pm.

MAY 14

HERTS AUTO SHOW

10am-4pm, Stanborough Park, Stanborough Road, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 6DQ. In aid of Make-A-Wish Foundation UK, there will be classic vehicles as well as latest models. The show is free to exhibit. It will be a fun and lively day out for all the family as there will be live music, helicopter rides, children’s rides, catering facilities, local radio station broadcasts and stalls selling a great selection of products. “Best In Show” trophy and prizes.

To exhibit call Neil on 01707 376020 or 07930 190601. Email: neil@hertsautoshow.co.uk www.hertsautoshow.co.uk Non exhibiting prices: Adult £5; child £3; family ticket 2 x adults/2 children £12. Children under 5 free.

MAY 20-21

RACE, ROCK ‘N’ RIDE

In association with Fast Bikes and Back Street Heroes magazines. All things on two wheels with motorbike only RWYB, ACU National Championships, stunt bikes, wheelie machine, wall of death, live music, show bikes and loads more. Testing for the Main Event welcome, limited availability. www.racerockride.co.uk Santa Pod Raceway, Airfield Road, Podington, Wellingborough, Northants NN29 7XA Tel. 01234 782828. Fax: 01234 782818.

www.santapod.com

MAY 21

CLASSIC & AMERICAN CAR SHOW

at The Bleeding Wolf Pub, Congleton Road, Scholer Green, Staffordshire. Stalls, trophies, music, cheap food for all entrants. Tel Lou 07901923868 or Mark 01782 782272 Bring whatever you like. Cars, vans, bikes etc.

MAY 27-29

40th Enfield Pageant of Motoring, The Playing Fields, Enfield, EN1 3PL.

Large classic and vintage vehicle show attracting cars, commercials, motorcycles, American cars and Hot Rods. Autojumble, Live Music, 020-8367-1898, www.whitewebbsmuseum.co.uk   Find us on Facebook

MAY 27

CHRYSLERS AT BROOKLANDS

Brooklands Motor Museum, Weybridge, Surrey , KT13 0QN. Hosted by The Mopar Muscle Association UK, open to all classic American cars, hot rods and customs, 10am-4pm. Family day out with lots to see, museum prices apply. Gates open 10am.

Call Derek on 0208 7651381; 07724 752512.

MAY 27-28

NATIONAL HOT ROD AND CUSTOM SHOW

Peterborough Showground. Best in Britain Competition, show field, trade stalls, live action arena, Lowrider Display, Wall of Death, Rat Shack, on-site tattooist, Rolling Road, camping, evening entertainment, bars. Live bands including: The Racketeers, Howlin’ Bones, Memphis Riders, Deadbeat Delux, The Superkings, Fat and Furious, Sin Kings and more. Call: 08444 151413 or see: www.hotrodandcustomshow.co.uk

MAY 27-29

YANKS NASC

Gary’s Picnic Public Track RWYB Weekend, Shakespeare County Raceway, Long Marston Airfield. www.shakespearecountyraceway.co.uk

JUNE 2-4

NSRA FUN RUN

Great Yarmouth Racecourse.

For full details see www.nsra.org.uk

JUNE 3-4

CORVETTE NATIONALS

The Classic Corvette Club UK are holding their Corvette Nationals Event at The Sharnbrook Hotel next to the A6 in Bedfordshire.

Corvettes from all over the UK and Europe will be gathering for a two-day event. Saturday there will be a cruise, technical talks, the club AGM, followed by a gala dinner at the hotel. Sunday the Corvettes will all be on display with cars from 1954 up to the very latest 2016 models, along with a hog roast and many trophies up for grabs. All Corvettes welcome. See CCCUK website for full details.

JUNE 10-11

Northampton International
Tattoo Convention

Location: Saints Rugby Ground, Northampton

As part of the Tattoo Convention, there is a Classic & Custom show & shine on both days – all welcome

Entry for all entrants and passengers is free, with plenty of attractions to see. There will be prizes for best car. Spaces are limited so please register to guarantee a place. Contact Nigel or Sue on 01604 949958 or email Karl.Martin101@GMAIL.com

JUNE 11

CAN AM CAR FEST

Burley Park, Burley, New Forest 10-4 all makes and models welcome, £5 a car admission, no dogs.

Great family day out – lots to see and do in the picturesque setting. For more info denise@redrocketltd.co.uk AACI Summer Nats

JUNE 14-16

DRAGSTALGIA

Santa Pod Raceway.

For full details see www.nsra.org.uk

JUNE 17-18

Bristol Classic Car Show

As one of the biggest classic car events of the year, the event attracts thousands of classic vehicle enthusiasts and the venue’s halls will be filled to the rafters with specialist traders, parts suppliers and jumble stands offering all manner of bargains and rare items for sale. The show is also home to one of the biggest classic car displays in the country with entries in the halls, on club stands and in the classic car area. Held at The Royal Bath & West Showground, Shepton Mallet, Somerset Postcode: BA4 6QN. Open 9am-4pm. For more information and tickets see: www.bccs.bristolclassiccarshows.com .

JUNE 17-19

AACI Summer SHOW

Camping is available and caravans, of course. Book online using this link – http://bit.ly/2j5ycbK Kelmarsh Hall and Gardens, Kelmarsh, Northampton, Northants NN6 9LY (for those using a sat nav, enter NN6 9LX). 01604 686543 enquiries@kelmarsh.com

June 18

Hot Rod & Custom Drive-In Day

Bring the family down to Beaulieu for Father’s Day to enjoy a colourful display of hundreds of custom cars and motorcycles. With the Vintage Village, dancing and live entertainment there will be something for all the family to enjoy. Plus! Your ticket includes entry to the Beaulieu attraction, including Palace House, Beaulieu Abbey, World of Top Gear and the world-famous Beaulieu, National Motor Museum, Hampshire. www.beaulieuhotrodday.co.uk events@beaulieu.co.uk 01590 612888

JUNE 23-25

24th NSRA NOSTALGIA NATIONALS

Shakespeare County Raceway, Long Marston Airfield www.shakespearecountyraceway.co.uk

JUNE 23-25

AACUK SUMMER NATIONALS

Hatton Country World, CV35 7JJ

Show ‘n’ Shine Sunday, June 25

Contact: 0121 779 2562.

JUNE 24-25

VHRA AMATEUR HOT ROD RACES

Pendine Sands, Wales.

The fifth annual running of the Hot Rod Races will be happening on Pendine Sands over the weekend of June 24 and 25. Once again there will be two days of non-stop racing action on the historic beach in Carmarthenshire, South Wales. Racing starts around 11am each day and racing for around five to six hours, with non-stop action from start to finish. This incredible award-winning event has fast become the most important date on the hot rod calendar, participants coming from all over the world to take part in the most exciting competition available to traditional hot rods and customs. 2016 saw a huge induction into the 100mph Club, with more than a quarter of the field hitting the magic mark. Racing only open to members of the Vintage Hot Rod Association and their pre-1949 hot rods and customs. VHRA informs us that tickets have sold out, but viewing is free outside the pits. For more info
see www.vhra.co.uk

JUNE 25

BRISTOL ALL AMERICAN CAR SHOW

Yate Town Football Club, Lodge Road, Yate,
Bristol, BS37 7LE.

American vehicles, hot rods and customs, classics and bikes, 10am to 4pm. Food/bar/trade stands/raffle. Vehicle entries: Car, £5; Bikes, £3. Pre-entry welcome. Public admission £5 adults, accompanied children free. Trophies donated by Pre 50AAC. Enquiries to: David Radcliffe-Watts, 07798 818533 or david@pre50aac.com

JUNE 30-JULY 1

WILDCATS IN TOWN SUMMER 1950s ROCK ‘N’ ROLL WEEKEND

Pontins seaside village Pakefield Lowestoft NR33 7PF Free classic car cruise/hot rod/special/any year welcome. Fantastic weekend – 30 top bands, hot DJs, stalls, learn to jive. Price includes dinner & breakfast every day & free heating, electric. For more details call Richie or Kathy 01530 455657 or 07976 964086 www.tennesseclub.net

JUNE 30-JULY 2

Independance weekend of celebration

At Cofton Country Holidays, Dawlish, Devon with
The National Can Am Car Club, band Friday night, Elvis Sat night after American car cruise followed by show on the Sunday great weekend event not to be missed. For more info see:
www.canamcarclub.org.uk

JULY 1-2

STARS & STRIPES CLASSIC AMERICAN CAR SHOW

Tatton Park, Knutsford, Cheshire, Wa16 6Qn.

A US extravaganza featuring fabulous American dream machines of every shape and size. Classic Cadillacs to customised hot rods…. Pumped-up pick-ups to magnificent motorcycles (Harleys, Goldwings etc). Other attractions include ex-US army and military vehicles and American motorhomes plus a host of special displays! American car dealer display

facilities available…Please contact 01565 723863 for details. Huge variety of general and trade stalls… live bands and artists, children’s rides area, food and drink refreshments. Public admission payable on the day of arrival; details & opening times as follows; 10am – 4pm; Daily show admission; Adults £9; 10-15 yrs £6; U-10 free. Entry to park/parking £6 per car.

All exhibit entries for this show must be pre-booked. For further details regarding exhibit entries. See: www.cheshireautopromotions.co.uk

JULY 1-2

ROUTE 66 MOTOR SHOW

Hurn Bridge Showfield, Dorset, BH23 6AD.

American themed motor show stacked with family entertainment. The show includes: vehicles parked inside marquees and on the show field giving the public a chance to view and have pictures taken, a show arena where we showcase vehicles, competitions like quickest wheel challenge and tug of war, American wrestling matches, Cheerleading routines, Vander Wheel, Drive-in-Cinema and lots more entertainment. See: www.route66show.co.uk

July 6-8

Power Big Meet 40th Anniversary Show

Hovby Airport, Lidkoping, Sweden. The Power Big Meet moves south to Lidkoping this year. The airfield in Lidkoping is considerably bigger than Johannisberg and the roads in and out of the site are apparently much better too. Show info: +46 40 47 29 39 or see: www.bigmeet.com Tourist Information: +510 77 00 00 or see: www.lidkoping.se/uppleva-och-gora/power-big-meet-2017

July 8-9

Carry On At The Camp- All classic & American car and bike weekender

Location: The Camp, Wood Lane, Ramsey, PE26 2XB www.activeshows.co.uk

JULY 9

AMERICAN AND CLASSIC CAR SHOW

at Crewe town centre. Cash prizes, trophies, stalls, music. Passes to all entrants to go into McDonalds, Starbucks, Wimpy’s etc. to get free coffees/burgers/chips etc. You don’t have to book, just turn up. All cars, trucks, vans, bikes etc are welcome. Tel Lou 07901923868

JULY 9

RALLY OF THE GIANTS

Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, Oxon, OX20 1PP

The ROG sees the largest gathering of many older American vehicles including pre-war and vintage, plus many from the 1950s through to the modern day. Trophies across many classes of vehicle. Gates open 9am with food/bar/trade stands. Pre-entry welcome £15 per car (includes 2 adults and 2 children). See www.pre50aac.com for more information and to pre-enter or contact David Radcliffe-Watts on 07798 818533 or david@pre50aac.com

JULY 14-16

DRAGSTALGIA

A weekend dedicated to race cars, bikes and hot rods from a bygone era with Jet Car, live music, swap meet, Show & Shine (with the NSRA), Cracklefest, fire burn-outs and more. www.dragstalgia.co.uk Santa Pod Raceway, Airfield Road, Podington, Wellingborough, Northants. NN29 7XA Tel: 01234 782828 | Fax: 01234 782818 | Web: www.santapod.com

JULY 14-16

Phantoms Hot Rod Show

Black ford game park, Black ford, Near pear.

JULY 16

Naunton Classic & Vintage Transport Show & Village Fete

Naunton Recreation Ground (SAT NAV Post Code: GL54 3AS) Awards for Best Pre-1940, pre-1970, pre-2000 cars ; best commercial/utility/agricultural vehicle. Best in class pre- and post-war motorbikes. Children’s Games, Tombola, Bar-B-Que, Bar, Cream Teas, Stalls, Raffle £1.00 entry and parking for non-entrants. Under-16s free. 12.00 – 16.00 hrs All proceeds towards Naunton Village Hall rebuild fund £5.00 entry per vehicle in advance to include cup of tea/coffee, bacon sandwich, programme. To register your vehicle contact: mike.smith24@outlook.com www.naunton-classicandvintagetransportshowandfete.co.uk

JULY 16

3RD AMERICAN CAR + BIKE SHOW.

To be held at The White Swan, Hunmanby, Scarborough, YO14 0JU..*Free entry to all*. Donations taken go Yorkshire Air Ambulance. Camping also available in village, must be pre booked! Contact: Keiron on 07519 445739 after 5pm for details, as spaces are limited. Awards given plus best in show.

JULY 21-­23

Victory Wheelers Hot Rod
& Custom Car Show

In the 3rd year at this stunning new venue, Stansted House in Hampshire, the Victory Wheelers are celebrating our 40th year with one of our infamous weekenders (remember Hayling and Thorney Island?). The venue is just a short drive down the A3 from London or M27/A27 from the east and west coast. Camping is available, with DJ’s and bands on Friday and Saturday Cruise out on Saturday afternoon, Usual Sunday Show and Shine and loads for kids (and grown up kids!) to do, such as ride on miniature steam railway run by Geoff Jago, large Maze, kids activity area etc. Camping is £35 per adult, or just come on Sunday from £6 per show car. Go to http://victorywheelers.co.uk for further details.

You can book in advance on line by going direct to http://victorywheelers.bigcartel.com

JULY 21-23

DEVON CRUISERS WHEELS WEEKENDER CAMPING

Live music, trade stalls, show ‘n’ shine, trophies.

Riverside Caravan and Camping Park, South Molton, Devon EX36 3HQ Email: devoncruisers@hotmail.com. Facebook or telephone 07856 557982.

JULY 23

KENT’S KIT, CUSTOM AND AMERICAN CAR SHOW

www.kentskitcustomandamericancarshow.co.uk

kkccshow@outlook.com10am-4pm Aylesford Priory, Aylesford, Kent ME20 7BX (jct 6 off M20). Map ref: 188/726589. Exhibitors, please contact 01732 840787 for further details.

JULY 23

DAMN YANKEES 31st ANNUAL SUMMER SLAM

CAR SHOW North Weald Airfield, Merlin Way, Essex, CM16 6AR .( A414 between Harlow Chipping Ongar, M11 Junction 7) American cars, hot rods, customs and Harleys. Trophies, arena events, show & shine, bar, live band, trade stands, food and drink refreshments, children’s rides. Entrance fees: Yanks, rods, customs & Harleys, £5 per adult, general public

£10 per adult, all accompanied children under 14 FREE. For more info www.damnyankees.uk.com Tel.

Gary Hall 07740 827288

JULY 28-30

THE HOT ROD HAYRIDE

New Location: Headcorn Aerodrome, Kent TN27 9HX Hangar party every night, petrol money give away, free camping, Tikki Stage, Hot Rod Action, Detonators Dirt Drags both days, Death Do Us Part Danger Show. The Delta Bombers (USA), plus bands and DJs day and night. Tel. +44 (0)1435 812 508 or see: www.hotrodhayride.com

JULY 28-30

24th MOPAR EURO NATIONALS

The Ultimate American Muscle Car show with RWYB, burn-out competition, huge show & shine, muscle car cruise, MSA Pro Modified and live music. www.moparnats.co.uk Santa Pod Raceway, Airfield Road, Podington, Wellingborough, Northants. NN29 7XA

Tel: 01234 782828. Fax: 01234 782818.

www.santapod.com

JULY 28-30

AACUK No Name Show

Stoke Prior Sports & Social Club, B60 4AL Show ‘n’ shine Sunday, July 30.Contact: 0121 779 2562.

JULY 28-30

THE 30th BRIDLINGTON AMERICAN ROD AND CUSTOM SHOW & GALA,

Held at Sewerby Cricket Club, Sewerby, Bridlington, E Yorks, YO15 1EW Hosted by Yorkshire American Car Club (YANCS)Est 1982 Camping from Friday noon. Lazy day Saturday go downtown, on the beach or go on a cruise out to sea, tea time (5pm) cruise through the town and party in the marquee, no bar so bring your own, (pub a short walk and stagger away). Show and gala Sunday only 10am till 4pm. For any more info please get in touch, f/b yancs Yorkshire, email: yancs1@yahoo.co.uk,or give us a bell on 01709 542555; 07787 915081.

AUGUST 4-6

AACI AUTUMN SHOW

Camping is available and caravans, of course.

Book online using this link – http://bit.ly/2j5ycbK

Kelmarsh Hall and Gardens, Kelmarsh, Northampton, Northants NN6 9LY (for those using sat nav, enter NN6 9LX).

AUGUST 5-6

BUSTER LANG ALL AMERICAN SHOW

Sandown Park, Surrey. See www.busterlang.co.uk for more info.

AUGUST 5-7

Doncaster roadrunner show

American /hotrod/classic car show.. camping/bands/trophies/cruze/bar/dancefloor/showers… parklands sports and social club , Doncaster,dn2 4lt. Contact us on 07833114635 or www.doncasterroadrunner.co.uk

AUGUST 11-13

NSRA HOT ROD SUPERNATIONALS

Old Warden Park.

For full details see www.nsra.org.uk

AUGUST 19-20

ATOMIC VINTAGE FESTIVAL

Sywell Aerodrome, NN6 0BN

A spectacular two-day celebration of 1950s music, dancing, cars, action, style and fun at historic Sywell Aerodrome, near Northampton. Featuring top-quality international bands, pre-63 classic and custom car show, traditional flag-start drag racing, classic car rides, the ‘ATOMIC Cavalcade of Chrome’, wall of death, large covered dance floors, huge vintage and retro market, rock’n’roller rink, fairground rides, dance classes, crazy golf and lots more. ATOMIC is a chance to take a step back in time and experience a truly unique weekend, with plenty of fun and action for the whole family. Tickets are on sale now at www.AtomicFestival.co uk or call 01435 812508 for bookings, information and flyers.

AUGUST 20

BROOKLANDS REVISITED HOLMFIRTH YORKSHIRE VINTAGE, CLASSIC & AMERICAN CAR SHOW.

Trucks, motorcycles, anything on wheels. American cars especially welcome. Kiddies fairground rides. Food, beer, music, stalls, camping and caravans welcome. Lots of space. Conditions permitting the new Yorkshire Air Ambulance will land on the show field. Entry free to all show vehicles and occupants. Please phone Nick on 01484 863881 to pre-book Brooklands Nurseries, Scholes, Holmfirth, HD9 1UJ. All money raised for Yorkshire Air Ambulance.

AUGUST 27

CANAMANIA

10-4 Julians Road, Wimborne 10-4 All makes/models welcome, £5 a car admission. Great family day out, lots to see and do in the picturesque setting. For more info email: denise@redrocketltd.co.uk

SEPTEMBER 3

WESTON SUPER MARE ‘AUTUMN EVENT’ AMERICAN CAR SHOW to be held at Weston Helicopter Museum where you get the best of both worlds, great American cars and a great helicopter museum and if you get bored the sea front is two miles away with lots more to enjoy. The Helicopter Museum is a charity so come and support us to keep it running. To exhibit your car please register with Andy Green on: cadillac58.62series@gmail.com or should you have any questions send a mail to the same address or call 07900 251233 before 8pm.

SEPTEMBER 8-10

NHRC Huddersfield Flat Caps & Ferrets

The Huddersfield Horesepower and Hotrods Weekender. Show enq Russ 07769071916 Trade enq Les 07887544925 www.facebook/huddrsfield hot rod and custom car show. Northern Hot Rod Club, Contact Russ Duce 07768071916 or 01924849038

SEPTEMBER 10

8th Annual Autorama show 2017

10th September 10am- 4pm At fairlands valley show ground Stevenage, Herts SG2 8RH (opposite Stevenage town FC stadium ) Featuring: Hotrods, classics, Modified, Dubs,yanks, customs and bikes.

SEPTEMBER 10

KENT’S CLASSIC CAR SHOW

www.kentsclassiccarshow.co.uk kentsclassiccarshow@hotmail.com 10am-4pm at Aylesford Priory, Aylesford, Kent ME20 7BX (Jct 6 off M20). Exhibitors, please contact 01732 840787 for further details.

SEPTEMBER 15-17

29th ANNUAL NSRA HOT ROD DRAGS Shakespeare County Raceway, Long Marston Airfield www.shakespearecountyraceway.co.uk

SEPTEMBER 15-17

AACUK AUTUMN NATIONALS

Show ‘n’ Shine Sundaym September 17 Venue Drayton Manor Theme Park, B78 3SA Contact 0121 779 2562

SEPTEMBER 22-24

Fort Paull American Rod
& Custom Show

(And party for Yancs’ 35th birthday) held at Fort Paull, Paull, nr Hull, E Yorks, HU12 8FP.

Camping from Friday noon, bar open Friday night, lazy day Saturday, some have a run to the coast, Saturday night party time, late bar and disco in the underground bar. Sorry no dogs are allowed in the fort, only on the camp site. To see more about the fort have a look at www.fortpaull, or on youtube Fort Paull American car show.

For any more info please get in touch f/b yancs Yorkshire, e/m yancs1@yahoo.co.uk, or give us a bell on 01709 542555; 07787 915081.

SEPTEMBER 30-OCTOBER 1

PRESCOTT AMERICAN AUTUMN CLASSIC

Prescott Hill Climb, Bugatti Owners’ Club, Prescott Hill, Gotherington, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire GL52 9RD Tel 0044 (0)1242 673136 or see: www.prescott-hillclimb.com The ever-popular Autumn Classic event at the famous Prescott Speed Hill Climb; an all-American Stars and Stripes Weekend celebrates the biggest, brightest and brashest cars this side of the

pond. The action-packed weekend always attracts a very wide variety of competition cars competing on the historic hill climb course, plus spectacular American vehicle displays and US-themed entertainment from the Demon Drome Wall of Death to non-stop live bands, dancers, Vegas Showgirls and the stars ‘n’ stripes comedy stilt walkers.

OCTOBER 1

The P-15 Picnic The National Museum of Computing, Bletchley Park MK3 6DS The UK’s only meet for 1946-1948 Plymouth, Dodge, DeSoto and Chrysler Cars. Preserved and restored cars, rods, customs and works-in-progress all welcome. ‘Guest classics’ welcome, too. Cruise to Bletchley from local hotel departs 10am. Call Dean on 07802 355025 or email Robin@RockTheJoint.com for info.

NOVEMBER 9-13

Rhythm Riot!

Camber Sands, Sussex TN31 7RL

A unique 4-day festival of 1950s music, dancing and vintage lifestyle. The world best bands and DJs play in 3 venues, with music and dancing until the early hours. The weekend includes a spectacular classic car cruise, vintage clothing mall, burlesque shows, vintage style hair and beauty parlor, rockin’ barber, pinstriper, indoor boot sale, Rhythm Riot TV, and lots more… including a free 1956 shuttle bus service and a display of fabulous V-twin motorcycles, with ear-splitting fire-up sessions! Full details and online booking at www.RhythmRiot.com <http://www.RhythmRiot.com> or call 020 8566 5226 for information, bookings and flyers.

NOVEMBER 10-12

LANCASTER INSURANCE CLASSIC MOTOR SHOW

Halls 1-5 and the Pavilion, The National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham B40 1NT. The UK’s biggest and best classic motoring celebration, returns to Birmingham’s NEC, with over 2,500 classic cars and motorcycles on display from the UK’s best motoring clubs. Enjoy theMeguiar’s Club Showcase, vote in the Lncaster Insurance Pride of Ownership, take a Dream

Ride from the Sporting Bears Garage, or buy your next classic car or bike in the Silverstone Auctions two-day sale. There’s also the Wheeler Dealers’ Live Stage, hosted by Mike Brewer and Edd China, with a fantastic line-up of celebrity guests, car parades and game shows while the Restoration Theatre offers expert advice and demonstrations. Over 600 trade stands

offer a wide range of parts, spares, motoring services and memorabilia while the popular Autojumble is a haven for mechanics looking for that elusive motoring component. For tickets and information see www.necclassicmotorshow.com

NOVEMBER 24-27

WILD CATS IN TOWN 1950s ROCK ‘N’ ROLL XMAS PARTY WEEKEND

Pontins seaside village Pakefield, Lowestoft, Suffolk NR33 7PF Fantastic weekend 20 top bands, hot DJs, stalls, learn to jive. Prices include dinner & breakfast every day & free heating, electric. For more details call Ritchie or Kathy 01530 455657 or 07976 964086

 

Cruises

ANGUS – East Coast Cruisers (Scotland) American & Custom Car Club. Cars ‘n’ coffee meeting every Thursday around 19.00. For details of location in current week, please call or email Blair on 07810 123145; email: softtopmustang@gmail.com

AYRSHIRE – Meet at The Odeon, Victoria, Kilmarnock, noon on fourth Sunday of the month, cruise at 1pm.

BATH – Second Tuesday of the month, at the Forum and Firkin, opposite Theatre Royal, Barton Street, Bath, Somerset. 7.30 for 8.30 line-up outside. Call 07074 400500 for info.

BATH – Meet & Greet, first Saturday of the month, 1-4pm, Bath Classic & American car company, BS39 5AA. For more info call Neil 07850 529940.

BEDFORD – Ouse Valley CC meets at Interchange Retail Park, Kempston, 7.30pm, last Sunday of the month, April to October. Cruise into Bedford 8pm. Call Mark, 07903 049489 or Dave, 01234 357740.

BEDFORD – Meet at The Priory Marina, Barkers Lane, 7.30pm on the third Thursday of the month April-October. Tel 07957 811696.

BEDFORDSHIRE – A602’s Breakfast Club every second Sunday of the month, 10am onwards at Shuttleworth, Old Warden Aerodrome, Nr Biggleswade, SG18 9EP. www.a602sstreetandstriprods.com

BERKSHIRE – Third Saturday of the month. Berkshire Area Mustang Owners’ Club meet (but all American cars and enthusiasts welcome). Venue varies, but always around the Newbury area. 11.30am meet for a midday lunch. Please visit the Shows & Cruises section of www.mocgb.net/forums

BIRMINGHAM – First Thursday of the month,
AACI area meet at The Kingsley, Kingsbury Rd, Minworth, near Jct 9 of M42 from 7.30pm. Tel: Dave 07941 298365

BIRMINGHAM NORTH – AACUK meet second Weds of the month 7.30pm at The Towers, A34 Walsall Rd just off M6 Jct 7. For details call Ken 0845 644 0387.

BIRMINGHAM SOUTH – AACUK meets last Wednesday of the month, 7.30pm, at The Wharf Hotel, Hockley Heath, A3400 just off M42. All welcome. Call Alan on 0845 644 0358.

BRADFORD – AACI Meet ‘n’ Eat, The 6 Acres, 119 Westgate Hill Street, Bradford, BD4 0RZ. Last Wednesday of the month, 7.30pm onwards.

BRIGHTON – Jukebox Show and 1950s, ‘60s and ‘70s Retro Fair at Brighton Racecourse. All enquiries contact 0208 393 2444 or email: jukeboxshow@hotmail.co.uk

BRISTOL – AACUK meet on first Sunday of each month at the Golden Heart Pub, Winterbourne, Bristol, BS36 1AU. Call Steve on 07792 185083.

BUCKINGHAMSHIRE – Milton Keynes/North Bucks. Join our friendly gathering of enthusiasts on the second Wednesday every month at the Prince George, Portishead Drive, Tattenhoe, Milton Keynes MK4 3FA from 7pm on. All American/Canadian/Australian car fans welcome whether owners or not! For more info call Steve on 07792 497116 or Chris on 07775 898456.

CANNOCK AND WOLVERHAMPTON – AACUK meets on the third Tuesday of each month at The Moreton Arms, 2 Springfield Lane, WV10 6PX. Jct 2 of the M54 on to A449 Wolverhampton then left at second lights. Contact John on 0845 644 0346.

CHESHIRE – AACI Route 56 Cruise, first Monday of the month, 7.30pm at the Hollow Tree pub, by Jct 10 of M56. Family pub with restaurant, kids’ play area. Charity raffles etc. All welcome. Tel: Brendan 07909 918995, Angie 07801 656590 or go to www.route56cruise.co.uk

CORNWALL – Surf Coast Cruisers meet first Saturday of the month at Starbucks, Chiverton Cross (A30) 6pm and then cruise out and third Saturday of the month at McDonalds, Hayle 6.30pm then cruise St Ives. Contact Adrian on 07717 477107.

CORNWALL – First Saturday of the month, meet McDonalds, Fraddon, on the A30, 7pm, then cruise Newquay. Tel 01208 814210.

CORNWALL – Cornwall American Car Owners meet third Saturday of the month at the Victoria Inn, on the A30, Roche, 7.30pm. Tel. Andy 01726 860172

CORNWALL – Meet at Route 38 American style Diner, on A38 at Trerulfoot Roundabout. Meet from 12.30 every third Sunday of month. See website for cruise info www.route38carclub.co.uk Contact: Steve on 07768 267104 or 01822 854675.

COVENTRY – Sunday lunchtime and other meets throughout the year. Paul on 07866 547141 or email AACIwarwick@AmericanV8.co.uk

CROYDON – Second Sunday of the month, Valley Park, Purley Way (A23), near Ikea/McDonalds, 4.30pm. Tel Derek on 07724 752512, or Brian 01737 556499 or 07836 367317

DARLINGTON – Last Friday of the month, April to September. Quaker Cruise, McDonalds, Morton Park, off A66 bypass 7.30-9pm, then on to the Fighting Cocks. Cath 01325 350268 or Ian 01325 288365

DEVON – Devon Cruisers – Custom Classic and American. Meet at 2pm on the third Sunday of the month from April to September at various locations. Please see us on facebook for further details or contact Craig on 07973 471125.

DEVON – Informal meet at Chandlers Bar, Queen Annes Battery Marina, Plymouth PL4 0LP every Sunday morning from 10am. All cars welcome.

DEVON – Exeter. Anyone interested in becoming part of a new cruise in the Exeter area, please contact Chris on 07912 559819 or email crazyhatman@hotmail.com

DORSET – Third Monday of each month at the Old Thatch, 285 Wimborne Road West, Ferndown, Dorset BH21 7NW from 7:30pm every Sunday at Viewpoint, Parkstone, Poole from 2pm. National Can-Am Car club 07989748094

DUNDEE – Meet last Sunday of the month at The Craig Tay hotel, Broughty Ferry Road, Dundee from 7.30pm. Tel: Ally 01382 801038

DUNDEE – The Knightriders meet every Tuesday, 7.30pm, at The Marmalade Pot, Riverside Drive, Dundee, just west of Dundee airport. All welcome. Tel: Kenny 01382 770958 or see www.v8block.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk

ESSEX – Bungalow Diner at Marks Tey, 45 London Road. CO6 1EB. Every second Thursday from 7pm is hot rods, rat rods, customs and Yanks. Call 01206 210 972 or see: www.bungalowdiner.co.uk

ESSEX – Meet at Bobby Jo’s 50s Diner, 11-12 Eastern Esplanade, Southend SS1 2ER every Thursday evening from Easter to October. Free tea and coffee for owners of American or classic cars and 10% off food. Large car park opposite diner.

ESSEX – American Independents Car Club meets twice monthly, 8pm, second Sunday and last Tuesday of the month, at the Albion Pub, A13 r/bout, Rainham. Tel: Rita on 0208 501 0142.

ESSEX – Meet at The Dick Turpin, A127 Southend arterial road, Wickford, every Wed­nesday from 8am. Call Frank on 07986 909423

ESSEX – AACI Essex meets on first Saturday of month, 7.30pm, Holmwood Farm, Slough Lane, Danbury CM3 4LX. Tel Tony 07836 246902.

ESSEX – Meet every Wednesday at Frankie &
Benny’s, Galleys Corner, Braintree, 8pm.
Tel: Robin on 07721 793308

ESSEX – Mustang Owners’ Club GB Essex Group. Now meet every third Fri of the month at The Fox & Goose, Ongar Road, Cooksmill Green, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 3SN T: 01245 248245 e-mail: info@foxandgoosepub.co.uk from 6pm onwards. For more info email: Les Hughes, lesuze@ntlworld.com

ESSEX – The Pontiac Drivers’ Club meets on the third Monday of the month, 8pm, at the Green Man, Tylers Road, Roydon Hamlett. Tel: Graham on 01268 473492, Joanne on 01268 419652 or see www.pontiacdriversclubonline.co.uk

FIFE – Meet second Sunday of the month at KFC, Fife Leisure Park, Jct 3 of M90 from 6.30pm, April to October. See www.ill-eagle.co.uk or StewartDrk@aol.com

GREAT YARMOUTH – GYAAC meet at the White Swan, North Quay, Great Yarmouth every Monday from 8pm, May-Sept. Tel: 01493 740863 or email mal.toll@rjt.co.uk

GUILDFORD CRUISE – Burger King, Ladymead Retail Park. First Sunday of the month. Tel: Roy on 01483 856744.

HAMPSHIRE – South Coast Teds Rock ‘n’ Roll Club monthly Record Hop and Bands, at Twyford Social Club, Queens Street, Twyford, Hants. For more info tel. Dave 07580 027468; Steve 07739 635044; Glenn 07804 281146.

HAMPSHIRE – Victory Wheelers meet first and third Wednesdays at The Netley Grange, Grange Road, Netley Abbey, Southampton, SO31 5FF, 8.30 to 11pm.

HAMPSHIRE – Meet in Hampshire at The Royal Oak, Christchurch Rd, Downton, Lymington, Hampshire, SO41 0LA. On 4th Sunday of each month at 2pm onwards. Very large car park. Pub grub and drinks available, bbq outside on most meets. Contact Derek 07717 791912 or Mark 07734 168954.

HARROGATE – Harrogate Knights CC “End of Month Cruise”. Meets last Saturday of the month from 5pm, McDonalds, St James Retail Park, Grimbald Crag Way, Knaresborough.

HEMEL HEMPSTEAD – Hemel Valley Cruisers meet at the Marchmont Arms pub, Piccotts End, every Thursday, 8pm. Tel: Nick 07958 764045 or see http://nickstep.cwc.net/index.htm

HEREFORD – American & Hot Rod Club meet first Thursday each month at The Grandstand, Grandstand Road, Hereford HR4 9NH. Everyone welcome. Contact Mark at westernautos@mac. com or phone 01432 358518

HERTFORDSHIRE – LA Roadsters and Pontiac Owners’ Club meet first Saturday of each month from 11am to 2/3pm at The Crocodile Pub, College Road, Cheshunt, Herts, EN8 9NQ. Big car park, kids welcome. Call Andy K on 0208 801 1953.

HERTFORDSHIRE – Mustangs and Mopars meet at the Three Horseshoes, Hooks Cross, Watton-at-Stone, Herts on the A602, second Wednesday of the month from 7pm. Contact www.mocgb.net

HULL – The Yorks Yanks meet at The Sandpiper, Melton Park HU14 3HE, on the first Sunday of the month at 6pm onwards. Yanks, rods, classics,cars and bikes all are welcome. See website and free to join forum for details. www.Yorksyanks.co.uk

IRELAND – GAScc meet on either the first or third Wednesday of the month at the Viaduct Inn, Bandon Road, Bishopstown, Cork. www.gascc.ie for latest info.

IRELAND – The Southcoasters meet on the second Wednesday of the month at the Viaduct Inn, Bandon Road, Bishopstown, Cork. Check www.southcoasters.ie for latest information.

IRELAND – Cadillacs of Ireland Register. Email Nick Stratta on cadillacsireland@gmail.com or call on 085 828 9922 (Ireland) or 07775 704205 (UK).

IRELAND – Kilbeggan Co. Westmeath. The Midland American Auto Club (MAAC) meets at clubhouse opposite Kilbeggan Racecourse at 7.30pm every Thursday evening. Kilbeggan is off jct 5, M6. All welcome. See www.maac-ireland.com or facebook www.facebook.com/midland.american. auto.club for details. Tel. Joe Keenan (Club Chairman) on 0872 388400, Eamon Fidgeon (Club Secretary) on 0871 271015 or Nick Stratta (Club PRO) on 0858 289922. If dialing from outside Ireland drop the leading zero and dial 00 353, so 00 353 87 for example.

ISLE OF MAN – First Wednesday of the month, various venues, see www.manxyanks.com

KENT – The Pontiac Drivers’ Club meets first Wednesday of the month, at The Moat, London Road, Wrotham, Kent TN15 7RR. Tel: 01795 476796 for information.

KENT – Third Sunday of the month, 4.30pm, at Dover Seafront, then up to Tesco car park, White Cliffs Business Park, Whitfield, Dover. All classic vehicles welcome.Tel: Nick on 07412 530608.

KENT – Kent Mustang Owners meet first Saturday of the month from 6pm at American Diner, Ashford, Jct 9 off M20, follow A28 signs. Tel: Kev 07900 262699 or Steve 07867 977279 for details.

LANCASHIRE – The Swan Hotel, Hindley Green, Wigan A577, second Tuesday of the month. All welcome. Tel. 01942 522692 or 01942 254868.

LANCASHIRE – Rawtenstall cruise, now at the Cobblers Inn, New Hall Road, Rawtenstall, just off

the M66. Second Friday of each month from 7pm March-September. Good food, kids’ play area, everyone welcome. Contact John at rawmopar@talktalk.net for more info.

LYTHAM ST ANNES – Fylde Rugby Club floodlit car park, Blackpool Road, Ansdell. Second Thursday of the month, 7pm onwards.Food and drink available. Tel: Richard 01253 735314 (day); 01253 722057 (eve).

LEEDS/BRADFORD – LA Cruisers meet at the Spotted Cow, Whitehall Road, Drighlington, Leeds, every Tues, 9pm onwards. Tel: 0113 252 7923 or www.lacruisers.org.uk; la.cruisers@ntlworld.com

LEICESTER – AACI meet last Saturday of each month at 2pm at The Elms, Rugby Road, Lutterworth, Leics LE17 4BP. All clubs, customs, rods, bikes etc. welcome. Call Ozzy on 07845 886240 or email ozzymotorsports@hotmail.co.uk

LEEDS – Second Saturday from 7.30pm at the Burger King, Jct 1 of the M621, Leeds.

LEICESTER – AACUK meet third Wednesday of each month at The Plough Inn, Burrough Road, Ratby, Leicester LE6 0XZ. Live Rock ’n’ Roll DJ. All clubs and vehicles welcome from 7pm. Call Roger on 0116 259 5276 or 07802 370 645 for details.

LICHFIELD, STAFFS – Bowling Green, Lichfield, Jct of A461 and A51, third Wed of month, 7.30pm. Call Tony 01543 675666 or www.rodding.co.uk

LINCOLNSHIRE – Witham and Blues, Langrick, PE22 7AJ. Petrolheads, every Tuesday, 7pm start.

LINCOLNSHIRE – County Cruisers meet at The White Horse, Marsh Chapel, near Louth on the second Wednesday of the month. Tel: Clint 07519 791890 or Neil on 07778 003229 or see
www.bombercountycruisers.co.uk

LINCOLNSHIRE – Meet on the fourth Sunday of the month, noon, at the Dove Cote on the A46 between Lincoln and Newark. Tel: Dave on 07702 693448 or see www.aaci-lincs.co.uk

LONDON NW10 – The Executioners Hot Rod Night meet at the Ace Cafe, Stonebridge, North Circular, first Wed from 6pm. Also, All American pre-Chelsea Cruise meet from 4pm, last Saturday of the month. Also, All-Ford meet, second Monday from 6pm. Also, Harley night, last Thursday from 6pm. Tel. 0208 961 1000 or www.ace-cafe-london.com

LONDON NORTH – Southern Bootleggers UK Last Sunday of the month from 12pm. McDonalds, Friern Bridge Retail Park, New Southgate, N11 3PW. Newcomers welcome. Contact Dean 07583 374578/Wesley 07450 688560.

LONDON N16 – Rockabilly Tuesdays, every Tuesday at The Eye, 79-81 Stoke Newington High Street. Live music from The Night Shakers plus record hop, 8pm-11.30am. Free entry. Tel: 0207 923 7781

LONDON – The Chelsea Cruise, on the last Saturday of the month, 7.30pm, Chelsea Bridge/King’s Road area. Tel: Derek on 07724 752512 or see www.chelseacruise.co.uk

LONDON – Ace Cafe meet last Saturday afternoon of month. North Circular Road, London. NW10 7UD.

LONDON – LA Roadsters & N London POC meet first Sat of the month at The Crocodile, College Road, Cheshunt EN8 9NQ 11am-2/3pm. Contact Andy 0208 801 1953. Children welcome, big car park.

MANCHESTER – AACNW meet first Sunday of every month at the Veterans Garage, Barton Aerodrome, Liverpool Road, Eccles, Manchester M30 7SA. Junction 11 of the M60 from 9.30am. Contact Val or Bert Kendal 0161 865 7684.

MERSEYSIDE – The Merseyside American Enthusiasts’ Club meets on the last Sunday of the month at The Gamebird pub, St Helens (on East Lancs Rd) from 7:30 onwards.Call Rich/Denise on 0151 475 2059 or go to www.americanmuscleuk.com

MIDDLESEX – Various weekend meets at the London Motor Museum, RAF West Ruislip, Aylsham.

NORFOLK – Landsharks AAC meet at North Tuddenham Lodge, third Sunday of the month at 2pm. Tel: Lee on 01362 858978, Guy on 07881 583746 or www.landsharks.co.uk

NORFOLK – King’s Lynn Kruisers meet every Thursday at the Coach and Horses, Tilney All Saints, near Kings Lynn (on old A47). Tel Wendy for details on 07883 091339.

NORFOLK – East Coast Pirates meet first and third Sunday from 1.30pm onwards throughout the year at Joy Land 50s diner, Great Yarmouth seafront. All American, custom, hot rods, classics and bikes welcome. Tel: Steve 01493 440539 or go to www.eastcoastpirates.co.uk

NORTH EAST – NEACC meets on the first and third Sunday of each month at the Angel View Inn, Eighton Banks, Gateshead from 8pm. Everyone welcome.Contact Bill Horn on 0191 536 2202 or Karen on 0191 555 0563; northeastamerican@yahoo.co.uk

PRESTON – First Friday of the month at the Lea Gate pub, Blackpool Road PR4 0XB, 7pm. Call Pete on 01772 652203 for details.

PLYMOUTH – Plymouth Owners’ Club GB. Contact Barry Reece at jillnbarry@reecejill. orangehome.co.uk or tel: 01986 784305.

ROTHERHAM – Meet first Wednesday of month at Sitwell Arms, Pleasley Road, Whiston, S60 4HQ.

SHEFFIELD – Steel City Cruisers meet at the Stock Yard pub, Hallaby Ind Est, two mins from Jct 1 of the M18, last Saturday of the month. April-Oct. Tel: 01709 541116.

SHROPSHIRE – 49’ers American Car Club meet alternate Thursdays through summer, monthly in winter. Various venues in the Shrewsbury area. See 49’ers American Car Club Facebook for updates, or text Jon on Jon 07531327483

SOMERSET – AACI meets second Sunday of each month 12-3pm at The Frome Flyer, Jenson Way, Commerce Park, Frome Somerset BA11 2LD. On Frome bypass A361. Tel: Simon 07809 365822.

SOMERSET – AACUK meet first Tuesday of each month at The Golden Heart, Down Road, Winterbourne, Bristol, BS36 1AU. Contact Steve on 07851 279003 or email steve.o.123@hotmail.co.uk

SOMERSET – The Blue Ridge Runners meet at the Royal British Legion, Main Road, Pawlett, near Bridgewater, first Tuesday of the month(previously Monday), 7.30pm. Tel: Paul on 01278 683669.

SUFFOLK – Iceni CAR Club meet at The Ram, Bridge Street A1065, Brandon, 1pm on first Sunday of the month. Tel: Tony 01842 810720.

SUFFOLK – AACI. Orwell Crossing (eastbound A14 – Ipswich). 10am-1pm last Sunday of month. Tel: Charlie 07767 325669 or 01473 437515 or www.aacint.com

SUFFOLK – Wild Cats in Town 1950s Summer Rock ‘n’ Roll Weekend 2nd July, Free classic car cruise/hot rod/special/any year welcome. Meet at Pontins Pakefield NR33 7PF at 11.30am. We leave at midday heading to Royal Green in Lowestoft for free rock ‘n’ roll car show with live bands and DJs. Just turn up or ring Ritchie 07976 964086

SURREY – Blood, Sweat & Gears Breakfast Meet, first Sunday of the month 10am-noon. The Coach House, Chelsham Common, Warlingham, Surrey CR6 9PB. Full breakfast, bacon rolls, music etc.   Tel. Lee 07950 258704.

SURREY – Krispy Kreme, Shannon Corner, New Malden KT3 4NA, third Sunday of the month, 10am onwards.15 mins from M25 on A3. Email: dw123@hotmail.com

SURREY – The Bull Colosseum, Chelsham Common, Warlingham, Surrey,CR6 9PB. Breakfast meet, first Sunday of the month, classic hot rods, bikes, great breakfast from 9am to 1pm. All welcome, under new ownership! Tel. 01883 625259.

SURREY – Meet at the Fairmile Pub Portsmouth Road, Cobham KT11 1BW on the third Sunday of every month. All clubs welcome. Open to hot rods, classic cars, and motorcycles or any vehicles of interest.

SURREY – AACI Surrey meet at 2pm, the Monkey Puzzle pub next to Chessington World of Adventures. All welcome, cruise out to Guildford at 3.30pm. Tel: Dean on 07919 995676 or see www.aacint.com

SUSSEX – AACI meet at The Friars Oak, Hassocks on A273, 8pm on third Wednesday of the month. Tel: Dave 01903 244051.

EAST SUSSEX – 1066 Cruisers meet at the Mermaid, De La Warr Parade, Bexhill on Sea, on first Sat of the month, 7.30pm. Tel. Scott, 01424 893674 or Kim, 01424 892297.

EAST SUSSEX – Lone Star Auto Club meets at The Saltdean Tavern, Saltdean, nr Brighton BN2 8SP (behind the Saltdean Lido), on the second Thursday of the month from 7pm. All welcome. Any queries tel. Eric 01444 242875. www.lonestarautoclub.co.uk

SUSSEX – Last Sunday of the month from 5.30pm, Burger King, Goldstone Retail Park, A270, Hove. Tel: Bob 01273 566711.

EAST SUSSEX – A21 Diner Cruise Nite.

Second Saturday of month April-October. Car Wash Diner, Hurst Green (On the A21) TN19 7QY.
On the E Sussex/Kent border. 6pm onwards.

SHROPSHIRE – 49’ers American Car Club. Meet alternate Thursdays through summer, monthly in winter. Various venues. See 49’ers American Car Club Facebook or text Jon 07531 327483

SURREY/KENT – Breakfast meet. First Sunday of month The Bull (formerly The Coach House), Chelsham Common, Warlingham, Surrey CR6 9PB. All clubs welcome. Open to classic cars, Yanks, rods, any vehicles of interest. Great food. New management.

SWANSEA – Sunday afternoon runs. Call Mark, 6-7pm, on 01639 771445 for details.

SWINDON – All Yanks, bikes, rods, vans, trucks etc welcome to meet up at the Sun Inn, Coate Water, SN3 6AA. Tel: Iain 01793 877399.

TYNE & WEAR – The North East ACC meets first and third Sunday every month at the Angel View, Eighton Banks, Gateshead from 8pm. Everyone welcome. Contact Bill on 0191 536 2202, or Karen on 0191 523 7723; northeastamerican@yahoo.co.uk

TYNE & WEAR – Tyneside American now meet at The Hearth Cafe, Main Road, Horsley, Northumberland, NE15 ONT first Friday of the month (April-October) from 7.30pm. For more details please contact Norman and Gerry on 0191 4132334 or Sue & Paul on 07500 463192.

TYNE & WEAR – Geordie RAC meet at McDonalds drive thru, Metro Centre, Gateshead, second Wednesday of the month, 7.30pm, April-October. Tel. Alan 01207 570265 or www.geordierac.co.uk

NORTH WALES – The Guzzlers meet first Weds of the month at The Beachcomber pub, Beach House Road, Llandullas, off the A55 near Abergele, 7.30pm. Tel. Doug on 01745 827392, leadshed@aol.com or www.guzzlerskarklub.co.uk

Wakefield – Wakefield Cruisers meet at the Kings Arms Heath Wakefield WF1 5SL first Saturday of the month from 6pm contact John 07724 777375. Paul 07860 778857

WARWICKSHIRE – The Butty Run, Long Itch Diner, Southam Road, Warks CV47 9QZ. First Sunday morning of the month (except March and June). See www.butty-run.com

WARWICKSHIRE – Bosworth Classic Car & Bike meet on the last Tuesday of the month from 6.30pm at Bosworth Water Trust. Market Bosworth, Warks CV13 6PD. Co-organised by The Coventry Cruisers and open to all vehicles. Bbq, bar and food, kids rides and playground. Tel: Kev on 07914 071093 www.coventrycruisers@tiscali.co.uk.

WARWICKSHIRE – The Red Lion Rendezvous meets first Sunday of the month at the Red Lion, A3400 Main Street, Long Compton, Warwickshire near Chipping Norton. Tel: Jenny on 01608 684221 or Mel 07792 305751.

WESTON SUPER MARE – The Tropicana, Weston-super-Mare seafront, last Tues of the month 7.30-8.30pm, then to Big Apple diner.

WORCESTER – AACUK meet at at The Timberdine (Harvester) on the A38 south of the city, sat nav WR5 3HP. Every third Wednesday. All clubs welcome. Phone Mel 01905 351955.