May 5/6/7 (Sat-Monday) Llandudno Transfest, Bodafon Fields, Llandudno. Details from Jim Ricketts, 4 Fford Celyn, Colwyn Bay, LL29 8RN


    5th May Saturday Annual John Pearson Gathering at A Pearson Transport, Hawksbury Garage, Aldermans Green, Coventry. CV2 1NP. 1pm until 6pm. Visiting preserved commercials welcome.

    6th May Sunday HCVS London Brighton Run. Details to follow. Entries now closed.

    13th May Sunday Thornycroft Society Festival of Transport at War Memorial Park, Basingstoke. Commercials, cars, buses, military etc. 1000 entries in 2017. Open 11:00 to 16:00. Admission Free. Details/entries from Tim Briston (01256 468421).

    9/10 June Saturday/Sunday Annual Classic & Vintage Commercial show at Heritage Museum at Gaydon, CV35 0BJ, Warwickshire. This year a ‘Vintage Lorry Driver of the Year’ contest is proposed. Interested owners/drivers are invited to contact Tom Caren for further information. Entries will, as usual, continue to arrive on Saturday with the main show day on Sunday.

    3rd June Sunday HCVS Tyne - Tees Run. Details to follow.

    June 16/17lh (Saturday/Sunday) Holbeach Town and Country Fayre to be held at Kings Field, Fen Road (B1168), Holbeach, PE12 8QH. A warm welcome awaits all forms of preserved transport. Entry forms/enquiries to Jim Read, Vangastow, Winslow Gate, Fleet, Spalding, Lines. PE12 8LS please enclose SAE with all postal enquiries. Tel. 01406 424 769. (Closing date 10th May)

    17th June Sunday HCVS South Midlands Ridgeway Run from Henley station to Buckinghamshire Railway Centre, Quainton Road station. Details from Janet Ayre, 10 Green Lane, Radnage, HP14 4DN

    24th June 24 Sunday Annual Cornish Coastal Run from the showground at Summercourt near Newquay. Details from Martin Caddy, 07968 406274

    15th July Sunday ‘BRS-70’ event at The Lincoln Farm Transport Café, Meriden, Warwickshire. Entries invited from BRS/NFC company liveried vehicles. As this is the 70th Anniversary of the formation of British Road Services we hope that this will be the biggest and best yet. Details from Robin Masters, 15 Lime Street, Evesham, WR11 5AW. Tel. 01386 41506. Further details will be announced in due course.

    5th August Sunday HCVS Trans - Pennine Run. Details to follow.

    HCVS 60th Anniversary event at Gaydon has been cancelled.

    9th September Sunday Amersham Town Council Annual Heritage Day. Area reserved for Classic and Vintage vehicles. There is no need to register, just turn up anytime from 08.00am to Old Amersham (best postcode to use is HP7 0JP) access from the top end of the Old Town High Street via Shardeloes and Mill Lane. A steward will be on hand. Space is limited, so anyone arriving after 11.30am will not be admitted. Along with Vintage and Classic vehicles there will be a whole host of other entertainment and activities including, live music, pony rides, historical re-enactments, traditional market stalls and so the list is growing! If you would like to be involved, or just show an interest at this stage, please do get in touch! We would be really pleased to hear from

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