Events

The following events have been planned so far this year. Details will be in the next club magazine ‘Wisely’, due out in February.

If you would like to attend any of these events, please email Events@WolseleyOwnersClub.com as soon as possible.

March 2017

No events for March 2017 announced yet.

April 2017

South EastSaturday 1 April 2017.  Heritage Transport Show

Stephen Carr, Area Contact for the South East will be attending this show and will be the point of contact for club members at the Heritage Transport Show , Kent Showground, Detling, Maidstone, Kent. ME14 3JF. The show comprises of a wide range of transport including Classic cars (displayed inside the  Exhibition hall and surrounding outside space).  One major feature of the event is the South east Bus festival with static displays of buses and coaches. Visitors and exhibitors can take free vintage bus rides around the showground. A farmers market, trade stands and Autojumble stands are also in attendance. Enquiries and entry forms please contact:- Amy Thomson, Features & Competitions Coordinator on 01622 633057 or email amy@kentshowground.co.uk

Wolseley Owners Club AGM – Saturday 8th April 2017 – 1.30 pm

Venue:

The Kettering Ritz Hotel
7-9 Station Road
Desborough
Kettering
NN14 2RL

Onsite parking available

Members wishing to attend are to email Chairman@WolseleyOwnersClub.com

no later than Friday 31st March 2017 or call the club mobile (number in Wisely)

South EastSunday 16 and Monday 17 April 2017 (Easter Sunday and Monday)

Festival of Steam and Transport at The Historic Dockyard, Chatham

Stephen Carr, Area Contact for the South East. , Kent. ME4 4TE. This is an exceptional event  with live music, street entertainment, displays of warships, trains, classic cars, trucks and motorbikes. Additionally there is the opportunity to book on the day a guided tour of the ‘Call The Midwife’ Film location set. For further information contact Chatham Historic Dockyard on tel:- 01634 823800 or events@chdt.org.uk

May 2017

May 7,  Enthusiasts Of British Vehicles Built Pre 1985 get together at the Bubble Car Museum near Boston. 

Contact John 01205 369146.  

Don and June Wilson Area Contacts for Humber will be attending this show and are the point of contacts for the club there.

South East – Sunday 21st May – Southborough and High Brooms Family Funday 

Stephen Carr, Area Contact for the South East.  See more information here and an entry form here

WalesSunday 28 – Monday 29 May 2017 – Prestatyn Classic Car Show.

Richard Huelin, Area Contact for North Wales will be attending this show and is the point of contact for the club there.

Book using the online Booking form here

Prestatyn Classic Car Show

June 2017

North WestSaturday 3rd and Sunday 4th June 2017 ‘WOCFEST 3’, Tatton, Cheshire.

A fantastic weekend is planned on our club stand at the large Cheshire Auto Promotions event. We will have:

  • Harris Mann, Club Patron attending all weekend
  • Large Marquee
  • Live Band
  • Technical demonstrations live on the stand
  • Giant Tombola
  • Members goody bags
  • Hot breakfasts on both days over the weekend when you arrive
  • BBQ’s later in the early afternoons on both days over the weekend
  • Tea, Coffee, soft drinks available all weekend on the club stand
  • Plus more soon…

The UK’s favourite Classic Car Spectacular and massive autojumble at Tatton Park, Knutsford, Cheshire, is set for another sell out show celebrating the ‘Golden Age of Motoring’.  For all eligible cars, exhibiting is free of charge. Cars from more than 80 plus car club displays will be there plus other entries. All cars will be judged on both days with over 70 prestige awards on both days. Enthusiasts can see some of the finest. Massive 2 day autojumble with over 200 stalls, specialist suppliers and enthusiasts with surplus spares including a great variety of general trade stalls – literally, something for everyone. Much to see! Please note, all club show exhibits must be pre-booked in early (through the club). All participants must ensure they have adequate insurance cover.

Email Events@WolseleyOwnersClub.com to let us know you would like to attend with your Wolseley with the following details and we’ll contact you. Please book with us now!

  • Your name
  • Make
  • Model
  • Year
  • Registration Number
  • Attending Saturday?
  • Attending Sunday?
  • Attending all Weekend?
  • Bringing a Tent – Yes/No
  • Bringing a Caravan – Yes/No
Tatton Park

June 18, Bourne Classic Car And Bike Show. Contact on Facebook.

Don and June Wilson Area Contacts for Humber will be attending this show and are the point of contacts for the club there.

ScotlandSaturday 24 and Sunday 25 June 2017 – Moffat Car Rally

David Bellsham, Area Contact for the Northern area is the point of contact for this event.

June 25, Swaton Vintage Day And World Egg Throwing Championships near Sleaford. 

Contact 01529 914020. 

Don and June Wilson Area Contacts for Humber will be attending this show and are the point of contacts for the club there.

South East – Sunday 25th June  – Southborough & District Lions Club Gala Day

Stephen Carr, Area Contact for the South East.  See more information here and an entry form here

North WestDate to be advised.

There will be a Cancer Charity event held in the Preston area, North West England this year. As more details are known, we will let members know. It would be great if you could support this event in your Wolseleys.

July 2017

Saturday 15th July – Sunday 16th July

Woodhall Spa 1940’s Festival, The Broadway, Lincolnshire

Celebrating Life on the Homefront. The Woodhall Spa 40’s Festival consists of a wide variety of events which take place at numerous venues across the Woodhall Spa village throughout the weekend. Wolseley Owners Club attended this great event last year. See pictures and write-up here.

Woodhall Spa 1940’s Festival Booking Form 2017

David Bellsham, Area Contact for the Northern area is the point of contact for the Woodhall Spa event.

Sunday 30th July

10th Lytham Hall Classic Car Show, Lytham Hall, Ballam Road, Lytham St Annes FY8 4JX.

Displays set on lawns in front of the Georgian Grade One listed Lytham Hall and Parkland. Colin Wilcox, member is the organiser for this event, please email Events@WolseleyOwnersClub.com to book a ticket. £4.00 for club exhibitors (admits up to 2 adults and 2 children)

August 2017

North WestSaturday 19 – Sunday 20 August 2017 (set up day Friday 18 August)Tatton

Gordon Purger and Elaine Burt, Area Contacts for the North West are the organisers of this event.

August 19-20, The 32nd Lincolnshire Steam And Vintage Rally

Contact Mr. D. G. MacDonald 01507 605937. 

Don and June Wilson Area Contacts for Humber will be attending this show and are the point of contacts for the club there.

YorkshireSunday 27 August 2017 – Ripon

Chris Chantrell, Technical Director will be organiser of this event.

September 2017

HumberSaturday 9 – Sunday 10 September 2017Scampton Airshow

Keith and Shelley Bartlam, Humber area are the organisers of this event.

Booking form is available here

October 2017

No events for October 2017 announced yet.

November 2017

No events for November 2017 announced yet.

Want us to attend?

If you know of any event you would like us to look into, or have a club stand at in your area, please email Events@WolseleyOwnersClub.com or call 07535 976687 or 07535 976688.

The Wolseley Owners Club attends many events throughout the year. We welcome any Wolseley enthusiast to join us. Please email us at info@WolseleyOwnersClub.com or ring the numbers above.