Wednesday 30th January - Peterborough Greyhounds
Note change of date to 30th January.
Join us for another enjoyable evening at the Peterborough Greyhounds at Fengate Stadium, Peterborough, PE1 5XA.
We have reservations for the Raceview Restaurant on their silver menu at £14.50 per head for a 3 course meal with tea/coffee and table service for betting. Reservations must be paid for in advance. Bets are at individuals’ discretion and cost!!
Please email Jenny Overson to book as soon as possible or call her on 01406 258207 / 07736 271113.
Please remember that subscriptions fall due every 1st January so please contact our Treasurer Joy Mann to renew. Subscription rates have not increased for 2019 . They remain at £15 (single) and £20 (joint) so with an extensive calendar of events running throughout the year, it remains really fantastic value for money. Country membership is £10 for those living out of the area. Please note that there is a surcharge of £8 for anyone requiring the newsletter to be posted (the default is email). See our Membership page or your latest newsletter for information on how to renew.
Please be aware that, for GDPR compliance, we will need you to complete a revised membership form for 2019. This is now available on the Memberships page. It will also be emailed out to members with the January newsletter.
A CLUB CALENDAR of all of our events coming up in 2019 is now available.
Our programme for the new year starts with a fun quiz for everyone on Tuesday 8th January at Cley Hall Hotel. Also in January we have a return visit to the Peterborough Greyhounds which is now on Wednesday 30th January.
Further details of individual events appear on our Events page.
Our Christmas Lunch at Toft House Hotel was attended by some 60 members on 16th December – thank you for your support.
Our AGM took place on 4 December. Minutes will be available in due course.
Adrian Cunnington gave his final report before handing over to our new Chair. Joy Mann was unanimously elected to the post.
The other main change to personnel was the election of Charles Cornish and Steve Le Sage to positions as Vice-Chairs. Both also become directors of East Elloe Motor Club Ltd. The Company Secretary will be Adrian Cunnington with Joy retaining the post of Treasurer is parallel with her new job. Jean Pollard has kindly agreed to continue as Minutes Secretary and Adrian will continue as Newsletter Editor with some assistance from David Chapman. The next Committee meeting will be on 15 January.
Our clubnight was a thoroughly enjoyable pub meal at The Thatched Cottage at Sutterton, kindly organised by Steve Le-Sage and Joy Mann. Just shy of 30 members attended.
Many thanks to Phil Treversh for an entertaining talk on his experiences as a railway ticket inspector at our October clubnight, held at the Cley Hall Hotel.
SEECCC won the Club Stand award (again!) at the Sleaford Classic Car & Motorcycle Show on Saturday 1st September. Thanks to Alan Aistrup, Steve Saunders and all who supoorted the Club’s presence.
Our September clubnight on Tuesday 11th was our last run of the year and headed to the Ebrington Arms at Kirkby-on-Bain near Coningsby, kindly organised by Charles & Celine Cornish. Thanks to everyone who came along. Thanks also to those who supported our brunch at The Kitchen, Springfields, Spalding on Sunday 30th.
Congratulations to just-for-the-day partnership of Steve Saunders and Liz Lilley (Porsche 928) who won the Scatter Run on Bank Holiday Monday. Second were Nigel & Joy Mann (MG BGT) and third place went to Alan & Jackie Aistrup (Mercedes SL). Thanks to Adrian & Caroline Cunnington for organising and to everyone who came along for some fun. Also to Baytree Garden Centre at Weston PE12 6JU for the use of their cafe for start and to our finish hosts at the Supreme Inn at Bicker Bar.
Our thanks to John & Hilary Sidebottom for organising the clubnight run to The Fortescue Arms at Billingborough where we enjoyed some excellent food.
Thanks also to everyone who supported our stand at the Boston Classic Car Show – despite some rainy interludes.
SEECCC members have also been invited to the following event(s) not organised by our Club:
REGULAR CLASSIC CAR MEETS
Langrick Station Café, Main Rd, Langrick, Boston PE22 7AH. Meeting is every 3rd Sunday of the month – for breakfast.
Next Committee meeting
January 15th at SHVH, 8pm.
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