Forthcoming Events - West Sussex Region

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Forthcoming Events

Wednesday 19th February - Club Night – at Tottington Manor (off the A2037 on the road to Edburton) BN5 9LJ from 8pm - The Dhofar War 1965 – 75 – A personal perspective by member Fiona Warton whose late husband fought in Oman with its Air Force.

Sunday 8th March at 12:30pm - Lunch at Tottington Manor, Edburton Road, Edburton, near Henfield, West Sussex, BN5 9LJ. Tottington Manor is our normal Wednesday evening venue, just off the A2037 Upper Beeding to Henfield road. If you would like to come, please let Sandra and Phillip Webb know on 01243 554037 or [email protected] So that they can sort out the menu choices and advise the pub, please tell Sandra and Phillip that you would like to come at least one week before the date of the lunch. If, after having booked, you then find that you cannot attend, please tell Sandra and Phillip straight away.

Sunday 15th March - National Agricultural Centre, Stoneleigh, Warwickshire - Jaguar Spares Day

Wednesday 18th March - Club Night – at Tottington Manor (off the A2037 on the road to Edburton) BN5 9LJ from 8pm – David Burden, Diving on the Mary Rose – personal experiences from 5 years of diving on this historic ship. David is a member of Portsmouth Region JEC and this is a great presentation which we recommend coming along to.

Friday 27th - Sunday 29th March – Practical Classics Restoration Show, NEC Birmingham. https://www.necrestorationshow.com/

Saturday 28th – Sunday 29th March – Goodwood Members Meeting. Details available from https://www.goodwood.com/motorsport/members-meeting/

Wednesday 15th April - Club Night –at Tottington Manor (off the A2037 on the road to Edburton) BN5 9LJ from 8pm – Ray Searles, new JEC Chairman joins us with a presentation entitled My Life in Awful Cars - or how I eventually came to love Jaguars. Ray will also be able to update us on his priorities for the club and how things are going.

Sunday 19th April at 12:30pm - Lunch at The Green Man, Lewes Road (B2192), Ringmer, near Lewes, West Sussex BN8 5NA. The pub is on the main road through Ringmer, at the eastern end of the village. If you would like to come, please tell Sandra and Phillip Webb on 01243 554037, or e-mail [email protected] So that they can sort out the menu choices and advise the pub, please tell Sandra and Phillip that you would like to come at least one week before the date of the lunch. If, after having booked, you find that you will not be able to come, please let Sandra and Phillip know straight away.

Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd May – Western Lawns, Eastbourne - Eastbourne Magnificent Motors. Contact [email protected] if you’d like to go.

Sunday 10th May at 12:30pm - Lunch at The White Swan, 16 Chichester Road (A27), Arundel, West Sussex, BN18 0AD. The pub is on the main A27, just to the west of Arundel. As well as a full menu, they do an excellent Sunday lunch carvery. If you would like to come, please let Sandra and Phillip Webb know on 01243 554037 or [email protected]. If, after having booked, you then find that you cannot attend, please tell Sandra and Phillip straight away.

Friday 15th – Sunday 17th May – Newby Hall, Ripon, North Yorkshire HG4 5AJ - Summer Jaguar Festival – More details at https://events.jec.org.uk/events/festival West Sussex Region will be making arrangements to have our own parking area so members who wish to go and enjoy the day can park together. If you’d like to have a space on our Club stand, please email [email protected]

Saturday 16th – Sunday 17th May - Beaulieu Spring Autojumble

Sunday 17th May - Lavender Line at Isfield. Southern Classics Show. Admission charge for non-Southern Classics members. Contact [email protected] if you want to go as we plan to have a club stand.

Wednesday 20th May - Club Night –at Tottington Manor (off the A2037 on the road to Edburton) BN5 9LJ from 8pm. Bring and Buy. Got any car parts, brochures, models or other automobilia? Looking to sell any crafts or other interesting items. Instead of opening car bonnets, we’re opening our boots to sell or swap.

Sunday 24th 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 http://www.spanglefish.com/JaguarForumsUK/

Saturday 30th – Sunday 31st May – Leonardslee Gardens, Lower Beeding, Nr Horsham, West Sussex RH13 6PP– Floral Fringe Fair – An eclectic, quirky, foodie, arty, plantaholics wildlife event with classic cars, a vintage and a Steampunk twist! The fair itself remains the same. Steampunk and vintage are two featured themes and we love to see people come dressed in these styles Classic cars are still welcome but DO need to register. Please email [email protected]

Sunday 31st May - London to Brighton Classic Car Run. More details are available at https://www.classicmotorevents.co.uk/

Sunday 14th June – Bluebell Railway at Horsted Keynes. Southern Classics Show. Admission charge for non-Southern Classics members. Contact [email protected] if you want to go as we plan to have a club stand.

Wednesday 17th 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 21st June - Norman Park, Bromley - Bromley Pageant of Motoring This year the JEC have been allocated a designated Jaguar area located in a prime position in order that members can enjoy this popular 'motoring orientated' event and display their cars with other JEC members. The special price for our members of £5.98 includes entry for your car, driver, one adult passenger and two children, extra passengers can be added at additional cost. West Sussex will be attending as a region and if you would like to join us please contact Judy Grant for information and how to book. Email: [email protected]

Sunday 28th June – Simply Jaguar – Beaulieu 9.30am – 5pm. Stand at this event. Contact [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.

https://www.beaulieu.co.uk/events/simply-jaguar/?utm_source=Beaulieu&utm_campaign=3eeb8c45f9-Beaulieu_2019_Event_Tickets_On_Sale&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_b77bd11ca0-3eeb8c45f9-74763441

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.

Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th June - Upper Lodge Farm, The Broyle, Ringmer. Ringmer Steam and Country Show.

Thursday 9th July – Sunday 12th July – Goodwood Festival of Speed

Wednesday 15th 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 with TWR and Motor Racing. 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 AGMs in 2018 and 2019, this will be an evening you should not miss. To cover expenses, we will be asking for a £5 donation per person.

Sunday 19th July - Amberley Chalk Pits Museum. Classic Car Summer Show. More information available at https://www.amberleymuseum.co.uk/2020-events

Friday 31st July – Sunday 2nd August – Silverstone Classic. https://www.silverstoneclassic.com/

https://events.jec.org.uk/events/silverstone-classic-2020

Sunday 2nd August 2020 – 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.

Special discounted entry price of £10 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 http://www.arundelcastle.org/

Friday 7th August - Monday 10th August - Weekend at Warners, Bembridge, Isle of Wight. Phillip & Sandra Webb have booked with Warners for a weekend from Friday 7th August - Monday 10th August to coincide with the Isle of Wight JEC day on 9th August. Phillip and Sandra say: “We know some of you miss going over to the Island so if you want to join us you will be most welcome. So that we can be together for meals, you will need to phone Warners direct on 0330-1009774 to book, quote our booking reference 12024233 and mention the Jaguar Enthusiasts’ Club. It would be helpful if you would let us know when you have done this, and your reference, so nearer the time we can check that they have us all linked.”

Sunday 9th August – Isle of Wight Regional Day.

Thursday 13th – Sunday 16th August – Airbourne, Eastbourne International Airshow. http://www.eastbourneairshow.com/

Sunday 16th 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 16th August - Worthing Rugby Club, Angmering - Southern Classics Show. Admission charge for non-Southern Classics members.

Wednesday 19th August - Club Night –at Tottington Manor (off the A2037 on the road to Edburton) BN5 9LJ from 8pm

Saturday 5th – Sunday 6th September – Beaulieu Autojumble.

Sunday 6th September 2020 at 12:00 midday - Lunch at Amberley Castle, New Barn Road (B2139), Amberley, Arundel, West Sussex, BN18 9LT. The Castle has its own driveway off the B2139 to the north of the Amberley Museum. We will be parking at the front of the castle to form a display of cars. The lunch will commence with a champagne reception before we sit down for a 2-course or 3-course lunch. The cost of this experience will be £34.50 per person for 3 courses or £25.50 for 2 courses. If you would like to come, please let Sandra and Phillip Webb know on 01243 554037 or by e-mail: [email protected] If, after you have booked, you find that you can't come, please tell Sandra & Phillip straight away.

Friday 11th – Sunday 13th September - Goodwood Revival - Historic Race Meeting

Wednesday 16th September - Club Night –at Tottington Manor (off the A2037 on the road to Edburton) BN5 9LJ from 8pm

Sunday 18th October - National Agricultural Centre, Stoneleigh, Warwickshire. Jaguar Spares Day

Wednesday 21st October - Club Night –at Tottington Manor (off the A2037 on the road to Edburton) BN5 9LJ from 8pm. Regional Annual General Meeting.

Sunday 1st November - Madeira Drive, Brighton. London to Brighton Veteran Car Run

Friday 13th – Sunday 15th November - National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham. National Classic Car Show

Wednesday 18th November -Club Night –at Tottington Manor (off the A2037 on the road to Edburton) BN5 9LJ from 8pm. Noggin and Natter

Friday 11th 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.