Forthcoming Events - West Sussex Region

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Forthcoming Events

Monday 27th May - Staplefield Car Show, (near Horsham). Staplefield Common, Cuckfield Rd, Staplefield. RH17 6EU. Noon – 4pm. Please arrive between 9am and 11am. (no earlier). New this year: entry will be on a first come first served basis. No booking form is required. Entry fee £2 per vehicle payable at the gate. All proceeds are shared between St Mark’s Church, St Mark’s School and Staplefield Village Hall. Exhibits must be covered by appropriate insurance and are exhibited at the owner’s risk. All enquiries to Sam Butler 01444-400652.

Sunday 9th June – Surrey Rural Life Centre, Farnham GU10 2DL, - Surrey Jaguar Day. Contact Ian Newman on [email protected] if you want to go as we plan to have a club stand. Information about the venue at

Sunday 9th June –Bluebell Railway at Horsted Keynes.Southern Classics Show. Admission charge for non-Southern Classics members. Southern Classics does not permit entry to post 1999 vehicles which are not owned by Southern Classics members.

Saturday 15th – Sunday 16th June - Wings and Wheels Dunsfold Park. Would you like to display your Jaguar in the Wheels Zone this year? Park in our Jaguar Enthusiasts' Club reserved area close to the flight line with reduced price entry tickets. Exciting aviation and motoring action in the air and on the track, static displays, food and retail outlets to keep everyone entertained throughout the day. Please contact Judy for information and / or to reserve a place on [email protected]

Sunday 16th June 'The Hole Park Estate', near Rolvenden, Kent. Jagfest. From classics to new models, there will be hundreds of cars on display and family friendly entertainment at this brand new event for 2019 at Hole Park in Kent - The Garden of England. This fantastic event is open to ANYONE with a Jaguar or Daimler.

Organised by the Kent South Region of the Jaguar Enthusiasts’ Club and in association with, the National JEC, this event promises to be, a very new and exciting experience. More information available from

Can you help with marshalling for the Parade at this event? Please contact [email protected] if you can help. Free entry for any marshals from West Sussex Region.

If you’d like to park together with others on a West Sussex stand, please contact Ian Newman at [email protected] once you’ve made your booking (free if you’re marshalling for the Parade) and he can then confirm the number of cars in the West Sussex display with the organisers.

Wednesday 19th June - Club Night –at Tottington Manor (off the A2037 on the road to Edburton) BN5 9LJ from 7pm. Longest Day Picnic. A change to our longest day event this year. Bring a picnic and enjoy a relaxed evening in the beautiful surroundings of Tottington Manor while admiring the big cats in the car park. Please note that to make the most of the light in the evening, we will start at an earlier time.

Sunday 23rd June - Norman Park, Bromley -Bromley Pageant of Motoring.

Sunday 30th June at 12:00 midday - Lunch at The Red Lion, High Street, Handcross, West Sussex, RH17 6BP. The pub is at the junction of the High Street, Horsham Road (B2110) and the Cuckfield Road (B2114) in the centre of the village. If you would like to come, please let Sandra and Phillip Webb know on 01243 554037 or by e-mail: [email protected] If, after having booked, you find that you can't then come, please tell Sandra and Phillip straight away.

Thursday 4th July – Sunday 7th July – Goodwood Festival of Speed (Moving Motor Show is on the Thursday.)

Sunday 14th July – Simply Jaguar – Beaulieu 9.30am – 5pm. Stand at this event. Contact Ian Newman at [email protected] if you’d like to go. Special entry price of £12 per adult if arriving in a Jaguar on the day. All Jaguar owners are invited to drive into Beaulieu and park up within the museum complex for what promises to be a superb day out for both Jaguar owners and enthusiasts. Shine your S-Type, polish your XKR, and buff up your F-Type... whichever model you drive, all are welcome at the first ever Simply Jaguar, which is set to provide a great opportunity to admire some stunning vehicles and to connect with fellow enthusiasts.

We will meet en-route at Rownhams Services, M27 Westbound at 8.30am to enable us to drive in and park together as a Region.

Wednesday 17th July – Club Night – at Tottington Manor (off the A2037 on the road to Edburton) BN5 9LJ meet from 7.30pm, talk from 8.15pm. Former TWR Jaguar Marketing Director Richard West will be speaking on TWR Jaguar’s Le Mans and Daytona 1990 triumphs and his time spent working with the legendary Tom Walkinshaw. Richard’s career also includes a highly successful career in Formula 1 with McLaren, Arrows and Williams working with the likes of Schumacher, Senna, Lauda, Hill, Prost and Mansell to name but a few. Today he is a professional speaker and business author, so you can be assured of a great night of Jaguar and motorsport insights. Even if you’re not a fan of motorsport, having heard a highly entertaining and informative talk at the National Club AGM in November 2018, this will be one evening you should not miss. To cover expenses, we will be asking for a £5 donation per person.

Sunday 21st July - Amberley Chalk Pits Museum.Classic Car Summer Show. More information available at

Friday 26th – Sunday 28th July – Silverstone Classic.

Sunday 28th July - The Weald Pub, Royal George Road, Burgess Hill, West Sussex RH15 9SJ. Classic Car and Bike Show. From 12 midday. Follow signs from Brighton on the A23 to Burgess Hill, take the turning for Hassocks and keep on road all the way to Burgess Hill until you come to a main set of traffic lights, turn left into Royal George Road. The pub is on your left. To book your place, please tell Sandra and Phillip Webb at [email protected] or on 01243 554037. Once you book in for the lunch, if, for any exceptional reason you do need to cancel the booking, please do contact Phillip and Sandra beforehand.

Sunday 4th August - Jaguars at Arundel Castle - West Sussex Jaguar Enthusiasts’ Club would like you to bring your Jaguar or Daimler along with your family and friends to join us for a lovely day at Arundel Castle, Arundel, West Sussex BN18 9AB

No booking required, gates open to Jaguars and Daimlers from 10am until noon. Event closes at 5pm. Special discounted entry price of £10 per person for a Bronze ticket with access to the gardens and grounds, Collector Earl’s Garden, Fitzalan Chapel and Shop, Café and Restaurant. If you wish to visit the interior of the Castle, you have the option to upgrade your ticket.

Enjoy the venue, the beautiful gardens and bring a picnic. Enjoy a visit to the historic town too. Refreshments are available at the venue.

Please note that only Registered Assistance Dogs are permitted into the Castle grounds.

More information about Arundel Castle can be found on their website

Saturday 10th August – Robert and Tanya Lewis Help for Heroes Day In 2017 there were 3500 attendees and over £70,000 was raised for Help for Heroes. 2019 is shaping up to be even bigger. Why not come along and join the day, see hundreds of vintage, veteran, classic and supercars, and so many more along with automobilia in the wonderful private museum buildings on the site. Make a whole day of it - there will motoring stalls and displays as well as a full variety of food stalls, two bars, gin bar, Salon Privee, charity raffle and auction. All proceeds of the day will go to Help for Heroes. Due to the size of the event, the day is being run and managed by Robert and Tanya Lewis personally in conjunction with the Lions Club of Farnham.

Entry tickets are per car and cost £30 but for early bird bookings before 30th April 2019 the price is just £20 - so book early, and each ticket is for a car with driver and passengers. For more details and to book your tickets now go to:

Sunday 11th August – Sandown Airport. Isle of Wight Regional Day.

Saturday 17th August - Capel Recreation Ground, near Dorking - Capel Classic Car Show from 12 noon – 5pm.

Sunday 18th August - Portsmouth Regional Day at Weald and Downland Museum at Singleton PO18 0EU. Entrance from 10.00am to 1pm. Please note that exiting whilst visitors are still arriving will be difficult due to access safety issues. For people from West Sussex Region who would like to drive in and park together at the event, we will meet at the Triangle Car Park at Goodwood, PO18 0PT and will leave here at 9.30am. The postcode will take you to a road junction just to the west of the car park, but the car park itself is on a tight bend just to the north of the horse racing course, and is on the outside of that bend. From here, it is a few minutes to the Weald and Downland Open Air Museum, which is just before you get to the junction with the A286 at Singleton.

Sunday 18th August - Worthing Rugby Club, Angmering -Southern Classics Show. Admission charge for non-Southern Classics members. Southern Classics does not permit entry to post 1999 vehicles which are not owned by Southern Classics members.

Wednesday 21st August - Club Night –at Tottington Manor (off the A2037 on the road to Edburton) BN5 9LJ from 8pm

Saturday 7th – Sunday 8th September – Beaulieu Autojumble.

Friday 13th – Sunday 15th September - Goodwood Revival - Historic Race Meeting

Wednesday 18th September - Club Night –at Tottington Manor (off the A2037 on the road to Edburton) BN5 9LJ from 8pm. Peter Leake, former Jaguar dealer training manager – The Egan Years. To cover costs, there will be a charge of £8 per person for this event.

Sunday 22nd September – Borde Hill Gardens -Southern Classics Members Show. Event for Southern Classics members only.

Friday 27th – Monday 30th September – A 3-night luxury Country House Weekend at The Dower House Hotel close to Lyme Regis ( The Region has reserved all 10 rooms for the weekend so we can hold our own house party. A few rooms are still available. For more information, contact Alan Lovell on [email protected] or Bob Garton on [email protected] as soon as possible.

Wednesday 16th October - Club Night –at Tottington Manor (off the A2037 on the road to Edburton) BN5 9LJ from 8pm. Regional Annual General Meeting.

Sunday 20th October - National Agricultural Centre, Stoneleigh, Warwickshire. Jaguar Spares Day

Sunday 3rd November - Madeira Drive, Brighton. London to Brighton Veteran Car Run

Friday 8th – Sunday 10th November - National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham. National Classic Car Show

Wednesday 20th November -Club Night –at Tottington Manor (off the A2037 on the road to Edburton) BN5 9LJ from 8pm

Friday 13th December - 7.30pm for 8pm. Wickwoods Country Club - Christmas Dinner. Table for 30 booked. Cheques to West Sussex JEC. Please contact Phillip and Sandra Webb at [email protected] or on 01243-554037 to book a place.