Annual Dinner 2016
Ascot House proved to be popular with the members again as food, service and atmosphere were very good.
The club chairman made a special presentation of a Glass
to John and Jan Wilkins in recognition of their contribution to the show over so many years.
Goulden was unable to be with us after being taken ill on the morning but a
disbelieving Roger generated enough
excitement for both, when they won the Chairman's Jubilee Trophy.
Tony Homer finally got to announce and present the Member of the Year Trophy, after more than 20 years of collecting and counting the votes.
must have done a good job because the winner, Sue Abbott, was
for £500 were presented to the following charities.
Bridge Mayors Fund
Ripon Walled Garden
thanks also go to Val for the generous refreshments she provided on the night
The first event of the New Year will be lunch at
the Tiger Inn, Coneythorpe on the 29th January, 1.00 pm prompt.
Your committee have already outlined a programme through to June and after that the shows and runs follow almost weekly.
You will certainly have a lot of choices ( please keep your Distributor close to hand for reminders )
I have to thank your officials and committee for their support and wish the new chairman every success in 2017
MG 2017 - August 6th
Show preparations are now well under way. Maureen has volunteered to
format will be the same as last year with the return of the Sea Cadets marching
band and the fun dog show.
forms for volunteering will be put out in April giving members plenty of
With Paris choked by the worst winter pollution in a decade, new rules will require all drivers, including British motorists,
to display a sticker showing their vehicle's emission levels.
From January 16, vehicles older than 20 years will be banned from driving within the Peripherique ring road between 8am and 8pm.
All other vehicles must display the sticker or face fines of 68 Euros.
You can apply for a
sticker, which costs £3.60, at certificat-air.gouv.fr.
An English language version of the site will be
available in the new year.