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MGC Day 2018 – 1st July

We are now accepting entries for MGC Day 2018. We have the use of Fawley Hill, home to Lord and Lady McAlpine, which includes the steam railway and museum. See this link for more details about the venue.

http://fawleyhill.co.uk/

Please use the booking form link below, and print and send, or email, as per the instructions.  If you have any questions, please contact Mike.

If you wish to book for the Saturday Night, numbers are limited, so will be on a “first come first served” basis. The Bull Hotel is a 4* establishment in Gerrards Cross. There will be a short road run on the Sunday to Fawley Hill.

19 March – UPDATE – Bookings for Saturday at the Bull Hotel must be made before 12 May 2018!

24 March – UPDATE – Entry to Fawley Hill for the ‘main event’ is by pre-booked ticket only!  Unfortunately there will be no access on the day without a ticket.

11 May UPDATE – ‘Day Only’ entry form is on the link below.  There are very few hotel places left – contact Mike directly  to check availability before booking.

Mike Haughton
MGC Register Secretary
mgc_mike@btinternet.com

+44 787 657 2202

 

We look forward to C-ing you all!!

 

Booking Form is here – MGC Weekend 2018

Day Only Booking Form is here – MGC Day 2018 

News from New Zealand!

Our friends in NZ have kindly let us add their news letter here – interesting stuff!

#21 MGC Newsletter – Apr 18-1

There are also links to several videos on YouTube – see the details in the Newsletter.

Swiss MGC Days 31/7 to 8/8 2018

Our good friend MarCus in Switzerland has put together an MGC event this summer.  As you can see from the attached, there is plenty to do, and lots of great driving. How many C’s can we get into Switzerland……?

Mike – 15 April 2018

Contact MarCus directly to join in!

 

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Brooklands Era Day 8 April

Several C owners will be attending – a group parking area is being arranged –  so if you need tickets to be with the group please contact Jon Glover (details below).

A few Register members are staying at the Fairmile Inn (Premier Inn) at Cobham on Saturday the 7th after the AGM. If you do book in and wish to join in for dinner, again please contact Jon.

Booking form for ERA day and other info is attached

jongloveractor@gmail.com
07802318950
01932864426

Hope to C you there – and many thanks to Jon for helping us out!
Regards – Mike

MG Era 2018 INDIVIDUAL Advanced ticket application form

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EEOTY – Porto – 2017

YOUR Secretary and Treasurer made a Grand Tour in the GT to the EEOTY in Porto. Here are a small selection of photos, some in Spain and then in Portugal, with our car featuring large!  Spot Ginny and Barrie’s, Mike and Sheila Rowan’s white roadster, the red GT of John Weston and Joan, Mark Shipman’s primrose roadster – plus a few other MGs

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MGC 50th Photos 2

Follow the links below to see photos by Colin Howes:

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MGC 50th Photos

Follow the link below to see photos from Mike Haughton:

Mike’s Photos

 

MGC 50th Anniversary 2017

A Big Thank You
It is with absolute delight Barrie and I would like to thank all those that participated in the 50th Anniversary event of the MGC 50th Anniversary last week, at Chateau-Impney..

We can now confirm a remarkable turn-out of 217 MGCs’ over the 4/5 day event. This event has surpassed all our wildest dreams and you all helped to make it happen. Three years ago when we spoke about putting this event in the history books, it was just a pipedream, but now – we can confirm MGC50 as being the largest ever gathering of MGCs’ in living history. This is a world wide accolade and I hope you are all delighted with what you helped us achieve. Without the support of you all, we would have never got this event off the ground. Thanks for believing in us and trusting us to deliver an event worthy of this amazing motor vehicle.

Barrie and I would like to thank all those that contributed to the amazing gifts we received over the MGC 50th Anniversary Event. And a very big thank you for all the kind words written in the Guest Book. A delightful surprise…!!

It will not be long before the MGC Register Committee start thinking about the 60th Anniversary, so watch this space – we will be ‘C-ing’ you all again soon.

 

More to ‘C’ in 2017

While many club members are gearing up for a busy 2017, the MGC Register has been busy preparing for the 50th anniversary of the MGC, with a packed programme of events planned for this June.

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We have hit the ground running into 2017 with our preparation with regards to the 50th Anniversary of the MGC.
With the on-line entry form for this event going live 1st July last year, it’s been none stop ever since. Entries are still coming in at a steady pace and we are well on track for this to be the biggest gathering of MGC ever. We have in excess of 145 to date and still counting with four months to go until the event.

Our Host hotel Chateau-Impney is now full with our overflow hotel, just over a mile away still taking booking. You will need to be quick as rooms are now becoming limited. We will be providing transport to and from the Chateau each evening, to ensure all participants feel fully included in all evening activities. Should anyone prefer to park their MGC at the Chateau each evening, please feel free to do so and take advantage of the courtesy bus. Although parking will be available at both hotels.

Don’t forget you can keep a close eye on Who’s Coming, by clicking on the “Who’s Coming” button and you have still time to Book by clicking on the  “Book” button on the “MGC 50th Anniversary 2017” page.

Our next event will be Brooklands Era Day, 2nd April. The MGC Register, along with the MG Car Club stand will be centre stage, outside the Club House.
Your contact for booking this event is Jon Glover.

Jon will be more than happy to send you entry details and answer any events questions you might have.

Back to Downton and the Cuckoo Fair will be 29th April, where once again the C Register will be in attendance enjoying the splendid event the DEWS Club>> put on every year. For an entry form or more information, contact Brenda Harris

Brenda will be more than happy to help. For those that have never attended this event, especially if you have a Downton car, it’s really is worth a visit.

Tuning SU Carbs

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This year your committee has joined together with Stuart Casey to produce a small booklet with regards to Tuning and the setting up of SU Carburettors. (more…)