Forthcoming Events - West Sussex Region

We're meeting virtually using Zoom for now.

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Forthcoming Events

TO SLOW THE SPREAD OF CORONAVIRUS, OUR NORMAL EVENTS PROGRAMME HAS BEEN SUSPENDED. INSTEAD, WE ARE HOLDING VIRTUAL MEETINGS USING ZOOM ON OUR USUAL CLUB NIGHTS. IF YOU WISH TO TAKE PART, PLEASE CONTACT [email protected]

IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE USE THE "SEND A MESSAGE" OPTION ON THE WEST SUSSEX REGION JEC HOMEPAGE https://jec.org.uk/regions/sussexwest

Later in the year, we've started planning for a number of outside events. Please check back here regularly as some last minute changes may need to be made due to Coronavirus.

Wednesday 19th May at 8pm - Club Night via Zoom. - Jaguar Enthusiast magazine editor and motoring author Nigel Thorley - The Essence of Jaguar - What makes a Jaguar special and comparisons with other brands. Please email [email protected] if you wish to take part in this virtual meeting.

Sunday 30th May – Pease Pottage to Denbies Run – Arrive at Pease Pottage Services at 8am for an 8.30am / 9am departure. The event comprises of two components - an initial meet at Pease Pottage Services with Welcome packs and goodie bags handed out, and drive to the main meet at Denbies Wine Estate near Dorking. Registration fee of £5. Information about the event can be found at https://jaguarforumsuk.com/

Sunday 13th June 2021 - Norman Park, Bromley - Bromley Pageant of Motoring - EVENT CANCELLED

Sunday 27th June – Simply Jaguar – Beaulieu 10.00am – 5pm.

Details about the event are available at https://www.beaulieu.co.uk/events/simply-jaguar/?utm_source=Beaulieu&utm_campaign=0a3e07ee5e-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2021_EVENT_CALENDAR-ANNOUNCED&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_b77bd11ca0-0a3e07ee5e-74763441

Beaulieu requires all participants to pre-book their tickets to ensure the site does not become overcrowded and to protect both staff and visitors from handling payment transactions on the day. Tickets will be available on a first come first served basis in advance online. Anyone arriving without a ticket will be turned away as a Simply participant on the day. Contact [email protected] if you have purchased a ticket and will be going. For those people who have purchased tickets, 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.

Sunday 4th July - Summer Jaguar Festival featuring E Type @ Sixty at Bicester Heritage. The Summer Jaguar Festival will take place as a one-day event within the atmospheric surroundings of Bicester Heritage on 4thJuly 2021 and will celebrate 60 years of the iconic E-type, plus the anniversaries of the Mark 10, X-Type, XK8 and X150 as well as Jaguar’s first victory at Le Mans. The event will include all the fantastic attractions we were all previously looking forward to, including the Bicester Heritage Track Experience. Features will include displays of special E-types, class of ’61 car display, a sixties fashion show and an interview with Jaguar fan and presenter of Channel 4’s Grand Designs, Kevin McCloud MBE. Tickets will go on sale in April.

Like many organisations, the club’s offices in Bristol are currently closed to visitors and much of the team are working remotely, so please be patient if calling the office or enquiring via email as the team are having to cope with a high volume of correspondence as a result of the present situation. As such, please use the following email address as a contact point for any queries relating to the Summer Jaguar Festival: [email protected] Future updates on the new date and venue will be published via www.jec.org.uk/festival

Thursday 8th – Sunday 11th July – Goodwood Festival of Speed

Wednesday 21st 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 his experiences not just with TWR and Motor Racing but how he has used motorsport to create industry leading training programmes in London, Dubai and Melbourne Australia featuring the Formula 1 Pit Stop. His career includes a highly successful period in Formula 1 with McLaren, Arrows and Williams working with the likes of Schumacher, Senna, Lauda, Hill, Prost and Mansell and today he works as a professional speaker and business author, so you can be assured of a great night of Jaguar, F1 and unusual insights, for even if you’re not a fan of motorsport, this will be an evening you should not miss.

Friday 30th July – Sunday 1st August – Silverstone Classic, Silverstone, Towcester NN12 8TN. https://www.silverstoneclassic.com/

https://events.jec.org.uk/events/silverstone-classic-2021

Sunday 8th August 2021 - 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 10.30am until noon.

Event closes at 4.30pm.

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 http://www.arundelcastle.org/

Look out for more details soon.

Sunday 15th August – Sandown Airport, Scotchells Brook Lane, Sandown, Isle of Wight. 10am – 4pm Isle of Wight Regional Day. Details at https://jec.org.uk/regions/events/isle-of-wight-regional-day-2021

Sunday 15th 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 18th August - Club Night –at Tottington Manor (off the A2037 on the road to Edburton) BN5 9LJ from 8pm. Tony Merrygold, Vehicle Collection Manager from Jaguar Daimler Heritage Trust – talks about his role at JDHT and offers an insight into the life of William Lyons.

Saturday 4th – Sunday 5th September – Beaulieu Autojumble.

Friday 17th – Sunday 19th September - Goodwood Revival - Historic Race Meeting

Sunday 26th September – Simply British Classics– Beaulieu 10.00am – 5pm. . More information about this event at https://www.beaulieu.co.uk/events/simply-british-classics/

Sunday 26th September – Borde Hill Gardens - 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 16th – Sunday 17th October – Goodwood Members Meeting. Details available from https://www.goodwood.com/motorsport/members-meeting/

Sunday 17th October - National Agricultural Centre, Stoneleigh, Warwickshire. Jaguar Spares Day

Wednesday 20th October - Club Night –at Tottington Manor (off the A2037 on the road to Edburton) BN5 9LJ from 8pm. Regional Annual General Meeting.

Friday 12th – Sunday 14th November - National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham. National Classic Car Show

Friday 10th December - 7.30pm for 8pm. Wickwoods Country Club - Christmas Dinner. Table for 30 booked. Cheques payable to West Sussex Jaguar Enthusiasts. Please contact Phillip and Sandra Webb at [email protected] or on 01243-554037 to book a place.