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Record breaking 18th Annual Classic Car Run

The Rotary Club of Chipping Sodbury Annual Classic Car Run took place on Sunday 30 June 2013 with a record number of vintage, classic, and rare models completing the 80-mile course.

Not only a record number of vehicles, 200, but at £10,000 the most raised for Charitable causes in the events 18 year history.

Residents of Chipping Campden raise concerns with Local MP over speeding cars

Local Residents recently met with Geoffrey Clifton-Brown, MP for The Cotswolds, to discuss the issue of speeding traffic on Station Road in Chipping Campden, and the narrow footpath used by dozens of students from Chipping Campden School.

VA VA VROOM..... Vintage and Classic Transport Sale Saturday 18th August 2012

A 1939 Leyland Cub fire engine will light up Chorley's Vintage and Classic Transport sale at Prinknash on Saturday 18th August 2012. From the estate of the late Melville Watts' of Lydney, it is one of several of his vehicles included in the sale that were often seen at events in the Forest of Dean, the fire engine is estimated to sell for between £8,000 and £10,000.

Cotswolds MP has Pavement Success at Siddington

Geoffrey Clifton-Brown, MP for The Cotswolds, last Friday 27th April organised and attended a successful meeting in Siddington between interested parties to examine the issue of pedestrian safety in the village.

Rotary Club of Chipping Sodbury 17th Annual Classic Car Run - Sunday 24 June

The Rotary Club of Chipping Sodbury annual Classic Car Run, now in its 17th year, takes place on Sunday 24 June 2012.

Any owner wishing to participate should contact the Rotary Club on 01454 311 712 or by email at: rotary.classic.run@hotmail.co.uk

 

Park for free at this years’ Moreton Show

Great news for those planning to visit what is believed to be the UK’s largest one day agricultural show this year.  A new travel system is being implemented for this years’ Moreton Show to ensure that visitors can spend even more time at the action packed event.

Cotswold500 Little Italy in the Cotswolds with "Bella"

Elena Mills from Witney, Oxfordshire has broken into a traditionally male-dominated industry sector, by setting up her own classic car hire company after finding that no one in the UK seemed to be renting classic cars that women want to drive.

Vintage & Classic Car Show at Chipping Campden will be opened by Dr. Who

Sunday 19th July 2009 11.00 to 16.30. Chipping Campden High School
The Rotary Club of Chipping Campden will be holding their fifth bi-annual Vintage & Classic Car Show.

Ebrington Triumph (Razoredge) Renown goes to France

Ebringtonians Mike and Ann Sampson recently took their 1951 Triumph Renown to France to compete in the Saint Hilaire de Riez 23rd Rallye Touristique de la Corniche Vendeenne.

They drove nearly 740 miles in five days from Ebrington, via Portsmouth and Saint Malo to St Hilaire de Riez on the Vendee coast.

New parking fees proposed for Cotswold District

New parking charges are being proposed by Cotswold District Council Cabinet at its meeting on 20th January 2009.  At the same time a recommendation for a new parking tariff of five hours is also being recommended to help part-time workers and to encourage visitors to stay longer in the area.

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