Suffolk Vehicle Enthusiasts Club

News Clips - snippets from the Club's Newsletters

[Earlier snippets are in the News clips Archive]

coverJanuary 2006

President's Prattle

  • You've all done very well...
  • AGM well attended
  • We missed a cold bar steward
  • Mickey and water quiz
  • More thanks to Colin and Elaine
  • Guess who won a 1953 MO!
  • New wonder: column gear change
  • V16 with broken half shafts, hissing crowd
  • A ca t is no substitute for a car (even if it's a Hawk)
  • Morris 10 was faster and reliable

Secretary's Scribble

  • A new silkier feel
  • Prickwillow Drainage again, justifiably
  • Hot air kept the AGM warm
  • Tony left but stayed
  • Treasurer and officers re-elected
  • Thanks all round
  • Annual dinner and awards
  • Draw prizes included £75 kits from Mothers Car Products
  • Don't forget your 15% club discount

Other Items

  • Horstmann Cars - a concise history
  • Photo of 1963 Standard Ensign
  • Photo of 1921 Horstmann 11hp Super Sports
  • Letter from Robert and Rita re Pudsey etc.
  • SVEC awards 2005
  • Letter from Terry Southgate re Elmswell etc.

For Sale

  • Ford Cortina MkII, good condition, two owners. MoT & Tax April 2006.
  • Ford Cortina MkII for spares
  • Both from Dave Cubitt