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JEC Grampian Region - Calendar of Events



JEC Grampian Region
Calender of events for 2019


All events are open to all members of the Grampian Region of JEC
Meeting point and departure time will be advised and co-ordinated by e-mail, usually in the month prior to the event.
Please respond to the JEC Rep detailed below for each event, so that numbers can be advised to staff at the event location

Date

Event

Location

GR JEC Rep

Friday

11th January

GR JEC Annual Calendar Planning Meeting, Committee and others welcome

Kippie Lodge, Balmoral Room

Meet at 19:00 for Supper at 19:30, followed by meeting immediately after

 

Jim Mann

07717 615877

Pre-booking required

Friday

15th February

Winter evening in Kippie with a light technical quiz

Kippie Lodge, Balmoral Room

Meet at 19:00 for Supper at 19:30, followed by meeting immediately after

 

Steve Cromar

07504 908624 and

Jim Mann

07717 615877

Pre-booking required

 

Thursday

14th March

Presentation of the Aberdeen University racing car (TAU) as arranged by the Aberdeen MGOC

Kippie Lodge, Braemar Room.  Meet at 19:00 for a 19:30 presentation.  There will be sandwiches and tea / coffee before, with donations to club funds (AMGOC)

 

Jim Mann

07717 615877

Pre-booking required

Friday

15th March

Winter evening in Kippie with a light technical quiz

Kippie Lodge, Balmoral Room

Meet at 19:00 for Supper at 19:30, followed by meeting immediately after

 

Steve Cromar

07504 908624 and

Jim Mann

07717 615877

Pre-booking required

 

Friday

12h April

Presentation on this year’s selected Charity, which is The Archie Foundation

 

Kippie Lodge, Balmoral Room

Meet at 19:00 for Supper at 19:30, followed by meeting immediately after

 

Jim Mann

07717 615877

Pre-booking required

Saturday 13th - Sunday 14th April

 

GR JEC Spring Weekend Away

Two-day event, lunch enroute to hotel, and evening meal on day one, followed by breakfast and then a leisurely run home

 

2019 Weekend Away will be to a hotel to the south of the region (St Andrews).  Interest to be coordinated ASAP with final arrangements by email in early April

Jim Mann

07717 615877

Pre-booking required

Saturday 27th April and Sunday 28th April

Long weekend in Devon and Cornwall Regions with Modern XK Section

Based at Premier Inn Liskeard with runs out on both Saturday and Sunday

 

Jim Mann

07717 615877

Pre-booking required

Sunday 28th April

Drive-it Day

Various starting point venues around Grampian, e.g. Beach Boulevard, GTM, etc.

For Beach Boulevard, see Garioch vehicle restoration society details.

 

Sunday 28th April

Spring Autojumble at the Grampian Transport Museum

 

Grampian Transport Museum, Alford

 

Info only

Friday 10th May to Sunday 12th May

Main JEC Jaguar Festival

Blenheim Palace, near Oxford, post code OX20 1PP

See main JEC website for full details

www.jec.org

 

May 2019 – date TBC

First run out of the year and trying for something different – perhaps a Sunday drive, with stop at the Grampian Transport Museum ahead of Lunch

Destination and venue TBC

Roger Sambrook

 

Sunday

26th May

 

Banchory Rotary Club; Veteran and Vintage Car Rally at Crathes Field

GR JEC participation to be investigated.  Details to follow.

See Rotary Club of Banchory – Ternan website

 

Friday

14th June

Deeside Evening Run and Meal

Details of meeting point(s) and departure time to be coordinated by email in late May

Alistair Hutton

07960 909320

Pre-booking required

 

Sunday

30th June

Scottish Jaguar Day

Early morning drive to Doune, (with a break enroute for a bacon roll) followed by static car show

 

Details of GR JEC meeting point and departure time to be coordinated by email in May / early June

Stuart Ellis

07748 874851

Will pull together the GR JEC presence

Friday

26th July

Set up of the equipment on the lawn at Drum Castle for the GR JEC Annual Gathering

Drum Castle, Drumoak, Aberdeenshire.  12:00 - 16:00

Assisted by the MGOC

Dean Sanders

07709 003329, assisted by Simon Rattray 07732 643037 and others

 

Saturday

27th July

Pre-Drum Annual Gathering; dinner evening

Kippie Lodge, Balmoral Room

Relaxed Supper at 20:00

Steve Williams

07753 612123

Pre-booking required

 

Sunday

28th July

JEC Grampian Region Annual Jaguar and Daimler Gathering.  Our main event of the year showing our cars and raising money for Charity

Drum Castle, Drumoak, Aberdeenshire.

12:00 - 16:00

Cars to be in place by 11:00

Dean Sanders

07709 003329, assisted by Simon Rattray 07732 643037 and all others

 

Sunday

11th August

Grampian JEC Ladies day

Treat your long-suffering partner to a day out and no cooking!

Details of meeting point and departure time to be coordinated by email in July

 

John and Deirdre Harrington

07768 387425

Pre-booking required

Saturday 31st August and Sunday 1st September

Bo’ness Revival, Classic Show and Hillclimb

NB Usually well attended by the JDC Scotland

 

Bo’ness near Falkirk

Jim Mann

07717 615877

Pre-booking required

Friday

13th Sept

The Italian Job

Car run and Evening Meal

Our annual outing for an (Italian Meal) somewhere in the Grampian Region

 

Details of meeting point and departure time to be coordinated by email in August

Ed Handley

07900 431498

Pre-booking required

 

Sunday

22nd September

Autumn Autojumble at the Grampian Transport Museum

 

Grampian Transport Museum, Alford

Info only

 

October

Date TBA

Technical Evening

 

Plan is to tie-up with PV Jaguar for a night in the dealership

 

Jim Mann

07717 615877

Pre-booking required

 

Friday

15th November

Grampian Region JEC – AGM

 

Kippie Lodge, Balmoral Room

Meet at 19:00 for Supper at 19:30, followed by AGM immediately after

 

Jim Mann

07717 615877

Pre-booking required

Saturday

7th December

Grampian Region JEC Annual Xmas Dinner.  Open to all members

 

Kippie Lodge, Balmoral Room

Drinks at 19:00 followed by dinner at 20:00

 

Steve Williams

07753 612123

Pre-booking required