Forthcoming Events - West Sussex Region

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Forthcoming Events

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.

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. Rob Jenner, JEC Director outlines the Club’s role with JLR Classic and enlightens us about his history of motoring. Rob is a great speaker and this is definitely an evening you should not miss.

Sunday 25th August - Brooklands Museum, Surrey. Surrey / Hants Border Region have invited West Sussex members to join them on a Jaguar Drive It Day to Brooklands Museum. We will have special entry via the Campbell Gate and opportunity to display our Jaguars in front of the club house. For those who have not visited Brooklands recently you will find some interesting new exhibits together with all the old favourites. A good selection of food and drink is available in the cafeteria. Contact Judy for details and options - [email protected] Booking is required as numbers are limited.

Monday 26th August – Ford Aerodrome – Storrington and District Classic and Sportscar Enthusiasts (SADCASE) Classic Vehicle Show. The show will be open to the public from 10.00am to 4.00pm. The usual safety rules will apply with exhibiting car owners asked to be in place by the opening time. Hopefully, you will want to stay to the end but if you need to go before then, you MUST be escorted by a marshal. It may be possible to park together, so for those who are interested in doing that, we would need to arrange this in advance. Please email Ian Newman at [email protected] if you’re interested in doing this so arrangements can be made.

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.

Sunday 6th October at 12:30pm - Lunch at Tottington Manor, Edburton, Henfield, West Sussex, BN5 9LJ. This is our usual Wednesday evening venue on Edburton Road, which runs between the A2037 Henfield Road and Fulking. If you would like to come, please let Sandra and Phillip Webb know on 01243 554037 or [email protected]. If, after having book, to then find that you cannot attend, please tell Sandra and Phillip straight away.

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.