Aberdeen MGOC 2019 programme of events

(subject to revision/alteration; Aberdeen MGOC accepts no responsibility for errors)
Items marked in bold with a yellow background are Aberdeen MGOC events.  Red type indicates the next club event.
Items with details in bold are events where the club will have a presence.  Items with details in italics are other events enjoyed by our members.
 
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March TBA Moray Miglia, Elgin.  See https://moraymotormuseum.org/moray-motor-museum-latest-news/ for details.
  Sat 30th Grampian Transport Museum, Alford — opening.
April Thu 11th NO KIPPIE LODGE MEETING — warm-up run on Saturday 14th; see next entry.
  Sat 13th Club Warm-up Run.  Details to follow.
  Sun 21st Grampian Drive-it Day.  Muster at Aberdeen Esplanade (Beach Boulevard) at 09:30, depart at 10:00.
  Sun 21st Scone Palace Classic Car Day, organized by Rotary Club of Blarigowrie.  See https://scone-palace.co.uk/whats-on/scone-palace-classic-car-day for details.
  Sun 28th Auction and autojumble, Grampian Transport Museum, Alford. See http://www.gtm.org.uk/events/spring-autojumble/ for details.
  Sun 28th  Perthshire Classic Car Festival — Drive-it Day.  Organized by Rotary Club of Blarigowrie.  Click here for details.  NB: event already fully subscribed.
  TBA Tayside Classic Car Run,  www.taysideclassiccarclub.co.uk
May 3rd–5th Donington Historic Festival.  MG Owners' Club (National).  Three days of historic racing cars. Check 'Enjoying MG' magazine for MGOC booking code - discount.  Click here for details.
  Sun 5th Forres Theme Day Association - Veteran, Vintage & Classic Vehicle Show.  Contact Sharon Paterson: 07810-061442 or patersonsharon@aol.com
  5th–6th Stratford Festival of Motoring.  Two days of touring and a motoring street festival in and around beautiful Stratford-on-Avon.  Click here for details.
  Thu 9th Club natter at Kippie Lodge, 7.30 p.m.
  Sun 12th How Many Left?  Grampian Transport Museum, Alford.  See http://www.gtm.org.uk/events/how-many-left/ for details.  Club contact; Martyn Jeffery.
  Sat 18th Club visit to AW Autotech.  Details to follow.
  Sat 18th Sutherland Classic Car Tour, Dornoch to Ullapool via Muir of Ord, See https://www.rotary-ribi.org/clubs/page.php?PgID=547745&ClubID=1668 for details.
  Sat 25th Morris Leslie Classic Car Auction.  Held at Errol Airfield near Perth, these quarterly dedicated Classic Vehicle Auctions attract over 200 entries of classic vehicles, motorbikes, tractors, Lorries and machinery. For website, click here.
  Sun 26th Crathes Vintage Car and Motorcycle Rally.  Organized by Banchory Rotary Club.  The quickest way to ensure entry is to apply online.  Click here.
June Sat 1st Full Throttle 2019, Grampian Transport Museum, Alford.
  Sun 2nd Fraserburgh Vintage Car Rally.  Historic Vehicle Rally with Country Run, Craft Fair, Live Shows and Autojumble.  Club contact: Graham Rettie.  Website: click here.
  Sun 9th Kildrummy Vintage Rally.  Annual event, held at Deeside Activity Park near Aboyne.  Click here for website.  Contact David Noble on 01224-310944
  Sun 9th Tayside Classic Car Show, Errol Airfield.   Organized by Tayside Classic Car Club.  For further info, contact: 01382-454482 or www.DMofT.co.uk
  Thu 13th Club natter at Kippie Lodge, 7.30 p.m.
  15th–16th MG Live — Silverstone.  Cancelled  due to emergency track maintenance. Click here for details.
  15th–16th Bon Accord Steam Fair, Castle Fraser.  See https://www.bonaccordsteamclub.co.uk/steam-fair/ for details.
   Thu 20th Solstice Run.   Evening run, approx 50 miles with a meal afterwards.  Details to follow.
  Sun 23rd Strathmore Classic Tour, organized by Forfar Roatary Club.  Click here for details. 
  Sun 30th R.W. Thompson Annual Vintage Rally, 50th anniversary celebration.  Stonehaven's annual Thomson Rally, held in Mineral well Park.  Aberdeen MGOC will have its own stand at the event.  Club contact: Roger Key.  Please advise Roger of your attendance and annotate your application form with 'Aberdeen MG Owners Club'.
July Sat 6th Mearns Vintage Vehicle Club/ Fettercairn Show.  Contact Karen Ramsay 07903 149329 or fettercairnshow@hotmail.co.uk
  Sun 7th Granite City Motor Festival, MacDonald Pittodrie House Hotel. The first of what will hopefully be the region's definitive annual motor show for gear heads.
  Thu 11th Monthly meeting at Kippie Lodge, 7.30 p.m.  Pre-Drum Show discussion and final planning.
  13th–14th Glamis Extravaganza organized by SVVCC.  Invitation from Tayside / Fife MGOC to join with them on their show stand for the event.  Please advise Roger Key if you wish to attend. Saturday, Sunday or both days.
  Sat 20th Blast From The Past, Thainstone Centre, organized by AW Autotech.  See https://www.nes-blastfromthepast.co.uk/
  Sun 21st Kippie Lodge Sunday Lunch.  Sunday Lunch at the Kippie Lodge with MG's parked on the lawn. Please submit names/numbers to Graham Rettie or Roger Key.
  Fri 26th Club volunteers help rig up for Grampian Jaguar Enthusiasts' Club even at Drum Castle.  Assisting JEC to set up Drum for their show.  Erecting tents and generally providing a helping hand. After all, they lend us the tents for our Show on the following week-end!
  Sun 28th Grampian Jaguar Enthusiasts' Club Show Day, Drum Castle.  Click here for website.  Marshals required from Aberdeen MGOC.  
August Sun 4th Classic Cars and Jazz on the Lawn: Annual Event of the Aberdeen MG Owners' Club at Drum Castle.  More details to follow.  Meanwhile, please contact Roger Key or John Chessor.
  Thu 8th Technical natter and post-Drum 'washup' at Kippie Lodge, 7.30 p.m.
  10th–11th

Elgin Historic Wheels Club — Weekend Rally.  Based near Elgin — a Sat. Speyside run & Sun. run to a show at Brodie Castle. Email: rally@hwc.org.uk

  Sun 11th Turriff & District Vintage & Classic Club - Annual RoadTurriff & District Vintage & Classic Club - Annual RoadRun.  Contact: Lesleyann Geddes 07557 677154, tdvcc.secretary@yahoo.com
  Sat 17th Morris Leslie Classic Car Auction.  Held at Errol Airfield near Perth, these quarterly dedicated Classic Vehicle Auctions attract over 200 entries of classic vehicles, motorbikes, tractors, Lorries and machinery. For website, click here.
  Sun 18th Grampian Transport Museum, Alford Car Show.  Contact: Neil Thomson 01975 562292/ events@gtm.org.uk
  Sun 25th

Buckie Classic Car Show — Modern & Future Classics.  For website, click here.

  31st–1st Sep Bo'ness Hillclimb Revival.  Two-day event combining Hill Climb for cars competeing in period and club shows. MGCC have a club stand.  Click here for website.
 September Sun. 1st Grantown - Motormania.  Grantown-on-Spey Classic Car Street Show.  Click here for website.
  TBA Scone Rally, Scone Palace Parklands, Perth.  Click here for website.
  Thu 12th Technical natter at Kippie Lodge, 7.30 p.m.
  TBA

Fyvie Castle Rally.  Click here for website (not yet active for the 2019event).

  Sat 14th Kildrummy Autumn Run.  Click here for website (not yet active for the 2019 event).
  TBA Gatherin' o' the Clans.  The annual gathering of all Scottish MGOCs.  This year to be held at the Lothian Car Club's Doune hill climb location.  Details to be confirmed.
  28th–29th AMGOC Moray Tour.  Driving thru to Keith on Saturday morning.  Further details to follow.
 October Thu 10th  Technical natter at Kippie Lodge, 7.30 p.m.
 November Thu 14th  Quiz Night, Kippie Lodge, 7.30 p.m.
  Sat 23rd Morris Leslie Classic Car Auction.  Held at Errol Airfield near Perth, these quarterly dedicated Classic Vehicle Auctions attract over 200 entries of classic vehicles, motorbikes, tractors, Lorries and machinery. For website, click here.
December  Thu 12th Club Christmas Dinner, Kippie Lodge.