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Old 10th January 2019, 01:37 PM
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Pleased to announce on 6th July Whatfield Village will be hosting its first Vintage Vehicle Road Run. The event is open to all vintage vehicles.

Final details will be confirmed in the coming months but start and finish point is Whatfield Village Hall (IP7 6QU) and suitable for all types of steam engines both full size and miniature. Varying from 9 to 21 miles the route is through a rather beautiful part of the Suffolk countryside which includes a couple of decent hills.

The hope is for most vehicles to return to the Village hall around 17.00 where a BBQ will be laid on and local residents invited to come see the vehicles displayed for a couple of hours followed by an evenings entertainment in the village hall which has its own well-stocked and very reasonably priced bar.

Camping will be available from Friday night.

We are just confirming with one of the local farms low-loader and engine storage arrangements but sure it wont be an issue.

For those of you roading Weeting Rally a couple of weekends later is just under 40 miles away with a number of engine friendly routes possible.

I will post all details closer to the time but wanted to let people know sooner rather than later for organising their summer calendars. We are hoping for fun laid back event so entry forms will just be an email or phonecall letting me know whats coming more for an idea of numbers than anything else.

in the meanwhile If anyone does want to get in touch please dont hesitate to email whatfieldroadrun@gmail.com or call me on 07891 063077 - Tom
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Excellent news, Tom! I hope to come along and enjoy it. Road runs in Suffolk are always great fun; the county is hillier than people expect!
Looking forward to it!
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Are you doing this in conjunction with the EATES? they have sponsored runs in the past with coal.......
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Old 12th January 2019, 12:16 PM
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Talking to EATES but their official road this year is being run a bit earlier in the year, sure details will be posted in coming months
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