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Road Run to the AGM
An Early chance to use the Cars!
The cars gather at Earlswood Lakes Craft Centre prior to the run.
It's become traditional to incorporate a Roadrun into the agenda for the Day of the AGM.
We arrived at Earlswood Lakes at 10.30am, time for coffee and breakfast for those that wanted it before the set off at 11.00am. John Matson seemed to have come the furthest, from Scarborough, having journeyed down the day before in his 1938 Flying 12. My apologies if anyone came further -
( probably quite well I hear you say !)
This years run was organised by Steve O'Hara and was the sort of run I like. That means he finds the smallest lanes possible -
A couple of the shots below show the cars in convoy.
(Warning, these are not print quality. If you want a print quality version, please contact me)
Shortly after mid-
The lunch party at the West Midlands Golf Club, good food, but why are we eating in a corridor?
Come back soon for Part II
Report and photographs by Phil Homer