Suffolk Vehicle Enthusiasts Club

News Clips - snippets from the Club's Newsletters

[Earlier snippets are in the News Clips Archive]

September 2005

Welcome to 22 new members and their 15+ vehicles

President's Prattle

  • What a busy month
  • No front brakes on a '26 Salmson
  • Met a W O Bentley again after 50 years
  • 70s RR owned for 28 years
  • Beautifully restored Pilot
  • Rare Chrysler Airflow
  • Two men went to mow...
  • Two sessions of concourse (sic) driving a Helmingham
  • Helping Lord Tollemache
  • Thanks to many for their efforts

Secretary's Scribble

  • Over 500 vehicles on OUR Big Day
  • Presentation of our cheque in September
  • Does anybody have good photos?
  • Marshals three inches shorter now
  • Draw tickets selling right up to the draw
  • Fantastic donations
  • Helmingham Winners: Alvis, Bristol, Ford, Austin
  • Butley winners: Barry, Elaine, and Les plus a TR4 and Lanchester
  • Good look around a Lynx

Other Items

  • Discussion between Standards - they don't let you down
  • Accidents with police vehicles - 1936 style (no different from today!)
  • Nervous vehicle joke
  • Lynx and Sceptre pictures
  • Cavendish Fete and Clopton Fayre