Vintage Minor Register
Welcome to the VMR 2015 Summer Rally
Friday 17th July to Sunday 19th July
Download your entry form here.
Visit the Pre-War Prescott website here.
Welcome to England!
2015 marks the 75th Anniversary of the Battle of Britain, and we will be marking this pivotal event in our history this year.
Come and enjoy
a spectacular weekend of rallying, touring and socializing
among old friends and new in the glorious Cotsolds
Below we hope
you will find all the Rally information you need to make your weekend a
most enjoyable one.
If you have any questions, or need any further information or help in booking accommodation,
simply e-mail the Register.
The Rally Itinerary
Informal Reception at the Shutters Inn, Gotherington.
Pre-War Prescott 2015
Organised and hosted by the Vintage Minor Register
After three visits to Prescott
by the VMR, the Register inaugurated Pre-War Prescott in 2011, and the
day was immediately a tremendous success.
Pre-War Prescott now forms the centrepiece of our annual Summer Rallies. VMR Prescott has become famous for its relaxed, friendly, garden party atmosphere.
The day offers the unique opportunity and thrill of being able to drive your own pre-war car up this famous and historic hill, owned and operated
by the Bugatti Owners Club. All pre-war cars are cordially invited to attend, and a number of one-make clubs and registers have already booked in for the day.
A wide variety of activities and displays is being planned once again, including vintage aircraft displays and a host of trade stands.
During the lunch break, the Sports & Vintage Cup will be awarded to the most meritorious Register member in the last year.
Once again, the designated
charity for the day is the RAF
There will be a no-reserve auction of spares and automobilia organized by Hereford Vintage Auctions during the lunch break,
with all funds raised to be donated to the Trust. So please bring along any suitable item that you would like to donate to the auction.
Full catering and a licensed
bar will be available throughout the day,
and will feature fine ales from the local Prescott Brewery.
The day will conclude with a Battle of britain Victory BBQ and Dance evening at the Clubhouse on the hill.
A map of Prescott - we will
be using the long course (vias Ettore's Bend) in 2015.
Pre-War cars wishing to climb the hill will be parked in the Paddocks.
Spectators' cars and post-war cars will be parked in the Public Car Park.
The Cotswolds Navigation Rally and Scenic Tour
The Cotswolds Navigation
Rally and parallel Scenic Tour will start in the Orchard at Prescott at
9 a.m. sharp.
Hot tea, coffee and bacon butties will be available in the Paddock for those who had to miss breakfast!
The route will take in some sixty miles of Cotswold lanes and byways, calling in at numerous places of interest en route.
There will be a lunch stop (location top secret!)
The afternoon will conclude with cream teas, results and prizegiving at Stanway House.
The Roy Hogg Trophy will be awarded to the best Morris Minor/M Type performance in the Navigation Rally.
The Lewis and Nicholson Trophy will be awarded to the winning team in this traditional challenge between the Minors and the Austin 7's.
There will also be a special
trophy presentation by Hereford Vintage
for the best non Minor/M Type performance in the Navigation Rally.
A Farewell run out to a local pub (venue TBA) where more great food and ales will be available.
(As usual, FREE BEER will be provided for those who have marshaled during the weekend!)
May we suggest that you consider
booking your accommodation as soon as possible,
as suitable accommodation in the area will at a premium in July.
Camping will also be available at Prescott in the Orchard.
You will require OS maps TBA (any Edition) for the Navigation Rally.
Scenic Tourists will require
no maps as they will be provided with a Tour Handbook at the start
containing explicit route instructions for the day.
Order your maps here.
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