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Annual General Meeting 2020 Secretary’s Report

2019 was another successful year for the club, despite some very variable weather throughout the driving season. The membership total at the end of the year was 46, down slightly from 49 last year, although interestingly the reduction in member numbers was not reflected in lower participation in our events, which ... More

AGM – Secretary’s Report for 2019

2019 was another successful year for the club, despite some very variable weather throughout the driving season. The membership total at the end of the year was 46, down slightly from 49 last year, although interestingly the reduction in member numbers was not reflected in lower participation in our events, which ... More

Newsletter January 2020

Newsletter January 2020 Recent Postings on the Website - December Quiz Night - Manage Your Membership Annual Dinner and Prizegiving 2020 Coming Up -Annual General Meeting, Monday January 6th at 20.00 The first meeting of the new year is, as always, our Annual General Meeting. This is an important ... More

December Quiz Night

Monday 2nd December saw our annual quiz night at our usual home, The Lion in Waddesdon. In past years attendance at this annual event has tended to be rather hit and miss, but this year it exceeded our expectations, as 32 people turned up, including a stalwart team from our neighbours in the Chesham Natter. It should have ... More

Chesham Natter Quiz Night

Six Club Members - Dave & Heather Barton, Adrian & Jackie Bennett and Clive & Helen Wayland, drove over to the Chesham  Natter for their Quiz Night on Monday 21st October, in the Chartridge Golf Club - and ideal venue as it has a very large club room and bar.  There were 7 teams of six taking part, and to identify ... More

Club’s ‘Thank You’ to Dave Barton

During the Club Night on 7th October, chairman Dave Barton was presented with a bottle of Glen Scotia single malt scotch whisky , the proceeds of a collection from the grateful club members who had just attended the very successful weekend away in the Cotswolds. The thoroughly deserved presentation was in recognition of the ... More

Weekend Away in the Cotswolds

The last weekend in September saw 26 of us heading to Stow-in-the-Wold in the Cotswolds, on a weekend away once again organised by our Chairman, Dave Barton.  Some of us had arranged to meet up in the café at the Bicester Tesco, but we discovered on arrival that they were in the grip of a power cut and the supermarket was not ... More

Day Out at Stonor Park Craft Fair, Bank Holiday Monday

At last the sun shone on us for one of our organised events - and what a scorcher the day turned out to be! Nine cars (ten cars if you counted Dave and Heather, who had attendeded on the Saturday as they were going to be in Portugal on the day) arrived for the usual breakfast roll and drink at The Bell in Stoke Mandeville ... More

Pete Giles’ Open Day

Long-time friend of the Club, Pete Giles, threw open the doors of his workshop on Sunday 11th August for an open day for his customers, our club members and other MG enthusiasts.  An exemplary host, Pete had provided refreshments in the form of a barbecue and drinks a plenty - just as well, as the turnout on the day was very ... More

August 2019 Drive and Dine

Our August Club Night featured a Drive and Dine from the Bottle and Glass Pub/Restaurant in Gibraltar, near Aylesbury.  The start was earlier than usual - 18.30 instead of 20.00 - to allow time for the Drive and Diners to congregate, sign in, study the menu, order their meals and to listen to a (very) short brief before ... More