Previous Events

  • 19 April 2017
    The 82nd Annual General Meeting was held on Wednesday 19 April 2017 at the British Motor Museum, Gaydon. The President, Mr Tony Ham, chaired the meeting. The accounts for the twelve months ended 31 December 2016 were formally adopted and the election of officers was confirmed as follows: President Mr Tony Ham Chairman
  • 3 November 2016
    Fellowship Chairman Peter Lewis-Jones welcomed guests to the Carisbrooke Hall at the Victory Services Club for the Annual London Lunch. In particular he extended a warm welcome to the our principal guest, Christopher Macgowan, one of the automobile industry’s best known figures, having been CEO of both the Society of Motor Manufactures and Traders and the Retail Motor Industry Federation, as well as a former interim Chief Executive of BEN.
  • 19 October 2016
    On Wednesday 19th October 2016 a group of Fellows were privileged to be invited to visit the Ginetta factory in Leeds. The four Walklett brothers founded Ginetta in 1958 and by the time it was acquired by Lawrence Tomlinson in 2005 it had gained a reputation as a well-respected racecar manufacturer Under Lawrence Tomlinson’s direction Ginetta has built on that reputation to place the UK at the heart of world-class motor sport, both selling cars and training some of the brightest stars in world motorsport.
  • 6 September 2016
    That’s is the claim of MINI Plant Oxford who hosted a group of Fellows and their guests on a tour of the MINI manufacturing plant on Tuesday 6 September 2016. Many Fellows had memories of the Cowley factory from years ago, however those memories were dramatically changed when they took their first steps inside the state of the art manufacturing plant. BMW have invested £1.75 Billion since 2000 and the scale of this investment is simply remarkable
  • 7 August 2016
    The sun shone and Fellows and their guests were able to enjoy a spectacular weekend at the 4th Annual Tony Jennings Classic Car Rally and Fellowship Dinner. The weekend started on the Saturday evening at the Golden Lion in Easenhall with a Pimms Reception followed by dinner at which Chairman Peter Lewis-Jones welcomed Fellows and guests and proposed a toast to The Fellowship.
  • 5 July 2016
    A small but privileged group of Fellows enjoyed an excellent visit to Brooklands, the world’s first purpose-built motor racing circuit on Tuesday 5th July. Brooklands was constructed at Weybridge, Surrey in 1907. Brooklands however was more than a great sporting arena; it was the birthplace of British motorsport and aviation, the home of Concorde and the site of many engineering and technological achievements throughout eight decades of the 20th Century.