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Outdoor events only will be listed during the summer months.  Listings of club meetings will resume with the October listings.

Organisers please note that as the list of events for any one issue is prepared two months ahead of publication date, a minimum notification of 12 weeks is neccessary if your event is to be guaranteed inclusion.

 

ABERDEENSHIRE

Aug 27. All Ford, Grampian Transport Museum, Montgarrie Road, Alford, AB33 8AE. tel: 01975 562292.

Sep 3. Motorcycle Convention, Grampian Transport Museum, Montgarrie Road, Alford, AB33 8AE. tel: 01975 562292.

Sep 3. Blue Force Celebrating 100 Years of Fordson, Ford and New Holland, Morrison Motors, Banff Road, Turriff, AB53 5TA. Mike Jackson, tel: 07762 193383 or Jim McPherson, tel: 07803 032842.

BEDFORDSHIRE

Aug 27. Air and Car Show, Little Gransden Airfield, Sandy, SG19 3BP. Dave Poile, tel: 07730 091132.

Sep 15-17. Bedfordshire Steam and Country Fayre, Old Warden Park, Biggleswade, SG18 9DX. tel: 01462 851711.

BERKSHIRE

Sep 10. NVTEC Thames Valley Group Ploughing Match, Barn Elms Farm, Bradfield, RG7 6DF. Roger Hannington, tel: 01189 832030 or 07720 760892.

Sep 16-17. Royal County of Berkshire Show, Newbury Showground, RG18 9QZ. tel: 01635 247111.

BUCKINGHAMSHIRE

Aug 26-28. Thames Vintage Steamer Cruises, Bourne End Marina, Wharf Lane, Bourne End, SL8 5RR. tel: 07774 925323.

CAMBRIDGESHIRE

Sep 3. Nostalgia Day, Prickwillow Engine Museum, Main Street, Prickwillow, Ely, CB7 4UN. tel: 01353 720737.

Sep 9-10. Steam Rally and Heavy Horse Show, Station Road, Haddenham, Ely, CB6 3PT. tel: 07741 019848.

Sep 16. Haddenham and District Ploughing Society Ploughing Match. David Curtis, tel: 07752 066619.

CEREDIGION

Aug 26-28. Open Weekend, Internal Fire Museum of Power, Castell Pridd, Tanygroes, SA43 2JS. tel: 01239 81121.

CHESHIRE

Aug 20. Mottram and District Agricultural Show, Old Hall Showground, Mottram, SK14 6LT. tel: 01457 763249.

Aug 26-28. Cheshire Game and Country Fair, Cheshire Showground, Tabley, Knutsford, WA16 0HJ. Living Heritage, tel: 01283 820548.

Aug 27-28. In Steam, Anson Engine Museum, Anson Road, Poynton, SK12 1TD. tel: 01625 874426.

Sep 9-10. Yesteryear Rally, Hampton, Malpas, SY14 8JN. tel: 01978 780749.

Sep 16-17. North Rode Transport Show, Station Road, Bosley, Congleton, CW12 2PH. Nigel Moss, tel: 01625 614552 or 07759 603168.

Sep 16-17. Truckfest North West, Cheshire Showground, Flittogate Lane, Tabley, Knutsford, WA16 0HJ. Live Promotions Events Ltd., tel: 01775 768661.

CORNWALL

Aug 18-20. Cornish Steam and Country Fair, Stithians Showground, Truro, TR3 7DP. tel: 07729 816888.

Sep 9-10. Lanlivery Vintage Rally, Chark Farm, Redmoor, Bodmin, PL30 5AR. tel: 01208 872921.

Sep 10. Carnhell Green Working Day, Higher Drym Farm, Drym, Leedstown, Hayle, TR27 6BW. tel: 07974 704437.

CUMBRIA

Sep 3. North Cumbria Tractor Club Ploughing Match, Tarn House, Little Selkeld, Penrith, CA10 1NP. Colin or Sandra  Hewetson, tel: 07425 879403. (includes a National Vintage Area Final)

Sep 16-17. Vintage Excavator Working Weekend, Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum, Threlkeld, Keswick, CA12 4TT. tel: 01768 779747.

DERBYSHIRE

Aug 27-28. In Steam, Leawood Pumphouse, High Peak Trail, Whatstandwell, Matlock, DE4 5HN. tel: 01629 823204.

Sep 2. Guage 1 North, Agricultural Business Centre, Haddon Road, Bakewell, DE45 1HR. www.guage1north.org.uk

Sep 3. Miniature Railway Rally, St.Peter and Paul School, Hady Hill, Chesterfield, S41 0EE. tel: 01623 648676.

Sep 16-17. In Steam, Leawood Pumphouse, High Peak Trail, Whatstandwell, Matlock, DE4 5HN. tel: 01629 823204.

DEVON

Aug 27-28. Honiton Hill Rally, Smeatharpe Airfield, EX14 9RF. tel: 07929 534277.

Sep 2. Cruwys Morchard, Withleigh and District Ploughing Association Ploughing Match, Redhill Farm, Uplowman, Tiverton. Sarah Reed, tel: 01884 855508.

Sep 9-10. Heritage Vehicles and Behind the Scenes, South Devon Railway, Buckfastleigh Station, TQ11 0DZ. tel: 01364 644370.

Sep 9-10. Bradworthy and District Ploughing Association Ploughing Match, Cleave Farm, Bulkworthy, Newton St.Petrock, EX38 8LY. Jess James, tel: 07826 152589.

Sep 10. Sidmouth Junction and District Ploughing Association Ploughing Match, Colliton Cross, Payhembury, Honiton, EX14 3LQ. Phillip Gibbins, tel: 01404 850695 or 07779 685858.

DORSET

 

Aug 24-28. Great Dorset Steam Fair – The National Heritage Show, South Down, Tarrant Hinton, Blandford Forum, DT11 8HX. Martin Oliver, tel: 01258 860361.

Sep 9-10. Heritage Open Days, Sherborne Steam and Waterwheel Centre, Oborne Road, Sherborne, DT9 3RX. Geoff Ward, tel: 01963 250206.

Sep 16. Tiger Day, The Tank Museum, Linsay Road, Bovington, Wareham, BH20 6JG. tel: 01929 405096.

DURHAM

Sep 7-10. Heritage Open Days, Locomotion – The National Railway Museum, Shildon, DL4 2RE. tel: 01388 771445.

Sep 14-17. Agricultural Show, Beamish – The Living Museum of the North, DH9 0RG. tel: 01913 704000.

ESSEX

Aug 27. Cars and Coffee Meet, Museum of Power, Hatfield Road, Lamgford, Maldon, CM9 6QA. tel: 01621 843183.

Sep 16. Greenstead Green and District Agricultural Club Ploughing Match, Little Leigh’s Hall Farm, Church Lane, Little Leigh’s, Chelmsford, CM3 1PG. Ken Vince, tel: 07850 579413.

FIFE

Aug 19-20. Transport Collectors’ Fair, Scottish Vintage Bus Museum, Lathalmond, Dunfermline, KY12 0SJ. tel: 01383 623380.

Aug 20. Open Day, Scottish Vintage Bus Museum, Lathalmond, Dunfermline, KY12 0SJ. tel: 01383 623380.

Aug 27. Guide Sunday, Scottish Vintage Bus Museum, Lathalmond, Dunfermline, KY12 0SJ. tel: 01383 623380.

Sep 3. Guide Sunday, Scottish Vintage Bus Museum, Lathalmond, Dunfermline, KY12 0SJ. tel: 01383 623380.

Sep 10. Guide Sunday, Scottish Vintage Bus Museum, Lathalmond, Dunfermline, KY12 0SJ. tel: 01383 623380.

GLOUCESTERSHIRE

Aug 18-20. Bristol Model Engineering and Model Making Exhibition, The Leisure Centre, Alveston Hill, Thornbury, BA35 3JB. tel: 01174 058580.

Sep 2-3. Steam and Vintage Show, Eastington Road, Northleach, GL54 3PJ. tel: 07765 692758.

Sep 3. Classic Car Show, Sir William Romney’s School, Tetbury, GL8 8AE. tel: 01666 503952.

Sep 10. Classic Vehicle Day, Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway, Toddington Station, GL54 5DT. tel: 01242 621405.

Sep 10. Vintage Show, Speech House Hotel, Coleford, Forest of Dean, GL16 7EL. Mark Harris, tel: 07769 785902.

GREATER LONDON

Aug 20. In Steam, Crossness Pumping Station, Thames Water, Belvedere Road, Abbey Wood, SE2 9AQ. tel: 020 8311 3711.

Sep 16-17. In Steam, Markfield Beam Engine and Museum, Markfield Road, South Tottenham, N15 4RB. tel: 01707 873628.

GREATER MANCHESTER

Sep 3. Trans-Lancs Transport Show, Museum of Transport, Boyle Street, Cheetham, Manchester, M8 8UW. tel: 01612 052122.

Sep 9-10. Heritage Open Days, Museum of Transport, Boyle Street, Cheetham, Manchester, M8 8UW. tel: 01612 052122.

HAMPSHIRE

Aug 19-20. Tracks Across the Field, opposite The Trooper Inn, Alton Road, Froxfield, Petersfield, GU32 1BD. tel: 07890 441606.

Aug 20. Vehicles Through The Ages, Bursledon Brickworks Industrial Museum, Swanwick Lane, Swanwick, Southampton, SO31 7HB. tel: 01489 576248.

Aug 27. Vintage Gathering, Wallop Sports Field, Salisbury Lane, Over Wallop, SO20 8JL. Tony Macey, tel: 07771 639879.

Sep 1-3. Carole Nash Eurojumble, Meadowmead Farm, Ringwood Road, Netley Marsh, Southampton, SO40 7GY. Classic Bike Shows, tel: 01507 529529.

Sep 2-3. Model Weekend, Hollycombe Working Steam Museum, Iron Hill, Midhurst Road, Liphook, GU30 7LP.  tel: 01428 724900.

Sep 3. Vintage Vehicles, Twyford Waterworks, Hazeley Road, Twyford, Winchester, SO21 1QA. tel: 01962 714716.

Sep 3-10. Heritage Open Days, Bursledon Brickworks Industrial Museum, Swanwick Lane, Swanwick, Southampton, SO31 7HB. tel: 01489 576248.

Sep 16. Fairground at Night, Hollycombe Working Steam Museum, Iron Hill, Midhurst Road, Liphook, GU30 7LP.  tel: 01428 724900.

HEREFORDSHIRE

Aug 19-20. Vintage Show, Kington Recreation Ground, Mill Street, Kington, HR5 3AN. tel: 01544 230758.

Aug 27. Leominster and District Agricultural Improvement Society Ploughing Match, Wooferton Court, Wooferon, SY8 4AL. Anne Williams, tel: 01568 615365.

Aug 27-28. In Steam, The Waterworks Museum, Broomy Hill, Hereford, HR4 0LJ. tel: 01432 361147.

Sep 9. Llanwarne and District Agricultural Society Ploughing Match, Hollington Farm, Holme Lacy, Hereford, HR2 6LX. Nigel Morris, tel: 01989 768320.(includes a National Vintage Area Final)

Sep 9-10. Steampunk Weekend, The Waterworks Museum, Broomy Hill, Hereford, HR4 0LJ. tel: 01432 361147.

Sep 16. Weobley and District Agricultural Improvement Society Ploughing Match. Julia Whittall, tel: 01981 500250.

HERTFORDSHIRE

Aug 27-28. Classic Motor Show, Knebworth Park, Stevenage, SG1 2AX. Gemini Events, tel: 0845 879 1028.

Aug 27-28. Country Fair, Lee Valley Showground, Waltham Cross, EN9 1AB. Oakleigh Fairs, tel: 01206 263088.

ISLE OF WIGHT

Sep 16. Isle of Wight Ploughing Association Ploughing Match, Kingston, Chillerton. Karen Smith, tel: 01983 741489.

KENT

Aug 19-20. Model Club Weekend, Dover Transport Museum, Willingdon Road, Whitfield, Dover, CT16 2HQ. tel: 01304 822409.

Aug 19-20. Tractorfest and Country Fair, Beech Lane Field, Sissinghurst Road, Biddenden, TN27 8EX. tel: 07934 270500.

Aug 26-28. Military Odyssey, Kent County Showground, Detling, Maidstone, ME14 3JF. tel: 01268 772448.

Aug 28. Kent Miners’ Festival, Aylesham Village, Dover, CT3 3AA. tel: 07800 545135.

Sep 2-3. Truckfest South East, Hop Farm, Maidstone Road, Paddock Wood, TN12 6PY. Live Promotions Events, tel: 01775 768661.

Sep 3. Open – Tractor and Farming Day, The Bredgar and Wormshill Light Railway, The Warren, Bredgar, Sittingbourne, ME98AT. 01622 884254.

Sep 3. Romney Marsh Ploughing and Cultivations Society Ploughing Match, Kent Ditch, Romney Marsh. Alan Higgs, tel: 07785 783662.(includes a National Vintage Area Final)

Sep 9-10. Heritage Open Days, Medway Queen Preservation Society, Gillingham Pier, Pier Approach Road, Gillingham, ME7 1RX. tel: 01634 575717.

Sep 10. Classic Car Show, Aylesford Priory, Aylesford, ME20 7BX. Geoff Martin, tel: 01732 840787.

Sep 16-17. Salute To The 40’s, Historic Dockyard, Chatham, ME4 4TZ. tel: 01634 823816.

LANCASHIRE

Aug 20. Truck Sunday, British Commercial Vehicle Museum, King Street, Leyland, PR25 2LE. tel: 01772 451011.

Aug 20. In Steam, Bancroft Mill Engine Trust, Gillians Lane, Barnoldswick, BB18 5QR. tel: 01695 424166.

Aug 27-28. Steam Days at Bolton Steam Museum, Musgrave Road, Bolton, BL1 4HW. tel: 01204 846490.

Sep 3. In Steam, Ellenroad Steam Museum, Elizabethan Way, Newhay, Rochdale, OL16 4LE. tel: 07789 802632.

Sep 9-10. In Steam, Bancroft Mill Engine Trust, Gillians Lane, Barnoldswick, BB18 5QR. tel: 01695 424166.

Sep 10. NVTEC Lancashire Group Ploughing Match, Hollyfold Farm, Bickerstaffe, St.Helens, L39 0HJ. tel: 01772 616850.

Sep 10. Vintage Transport Gathering, East Lancashire Railway, Bolton Street Station, Bury, BL9 0EY. tel: 01617 647790.

Sep 10. Autojumble, Hamilton House Farm, St.Michaels, Garstang, Preston, PR3 0TB. Ian Sherrard, tel: 07836 331324.

Sep 10. The Atkinson Gathering, British Commercial Vehicle Museum, King Street, Leyland, PR25 2LE. tel: 01772 451011.

LEICESTERSHIRE

Aug 20. Public Running Day, Lakeshore Crescent, Whitwick, Coalville, LE67 5EG. tel: 01530 412048.

Sep 2-3. Shackerstone Festival, Barton Lane, Congerstone, CV13 6NB. tel: 07767 400894.

Sep 3. In Steam Open Day, Lakeshore Crescent, Whitwick, Coalville, LE67 5EG. tel: 01530 412048.

Sep 9. Heritage Open Day Tours, Abbey Pumping Station Museum, Corporation Road, Leicester, LE4 5PX. Andrew Simpson, tel: 01162 99 5113.

Sep 10. Seaside Fun Day, Abbey Pumping Station Museum, Corporation Road, Leicester, LE4 5PX. Andrew Simpson, tel: 01162 99 5113.

LINCOLNSHIRE

Aug 19-20. Trolley Days, The Trolleybus Museum, Belton Road, Sandtoft, DN8 5SX. tel: 01724 711391.

Aug 19-20. Steam and Vintage Rally, Lincolnshire Showground, Grange-de-Lings, Lincoln, LN2 2NA. tel: 01507 605937.

Aug 26-28. Grimsby and Cleethorpes Model Engineering Society Gala Weekend, Waltham Windmill, Brigsby Road, Waltham, DN37 0JZ. www.games.org.uk

Aug 26-28. Wings and Wheels, Firpark Farm, Firpark, Market Raesen, LN8 3YL. tel: 07767 092615.

Aug 26-28. Trolley Days, The Trolleybus Museum, Belton Road, Sandtoft, DN8 5SX. tel: 01724 711391.

Aug 27. Lincoln Autojumble, 6.30am to 1pm. Hangar Number One, Hemswell, Lincoln, DN21 5TJ. Chris Randall, tel: 07816 291544.

Aug 28. Car Running Day, Lincolnshire Road Transport Museum, Whisby Road, North Hykeham, Lincoln, LN6 3QT. tel: 01522 500566.

Sep 2-3. Steam and Vintage Festival, Frampton Lane, Hubberts Bridge, Boston, PE20 3QU. tel: 01205 760768 or 07774 296466.

Sep 3. Open Day, Dogdyke Steam Drainage Station, Bridge Farm, Tattershall, LN4 4JG. tel: 01522 683755.

Sep 9. Steam Toys Lincs, Owston Ferry Pumping  Station, South Street, Owston Ferry, DN9 1RP. James Chantry, tel: 07915 920474.

Sep 9-10. Steam Threshing and Classic Car Show, Silver Hill Field, Gauntlet Road, Bicker, Boston, PE20 3AU. tel: 01775 820273.

Sep 10. Open Day, Dogdyke Steam Drainage Station, Bridge Farm, Tattershall, LN4 4JG. tel: 01522 683755.

Sep 16-17. Tractor and Vintage Show, Winterton Showground, Scunthorpe, DN15 9UG. tel: 01724 734429.

Sep 16-17. Trolley Days, The Trolleybus Museum, Belton Road, Sandtoft, DN8 5SX. tel: 01724 711391.

 

MONMOUTHSHIRE

Sep 2. Pandy and Monnowside Ploughing Society Ploughing Match, Oldcastle Court Farm, Pandy, Abergavenny, NP7 7PH. Hazel Williams, tel: 01873 890160 or 07903 765689.

Sep 9. Steam Corner – Usk Show, Usk Showground, Chepstow Road, Usk, NP15 1DD. Chris Lewis-Cooper, tel: 07925 223562.

NORFOLK

Aug 19-20. Truckfest East, Norfolk Showground, Dereham Road, Norwich, NR5 0TT. Live Promotions Events, tel: 01775 768661.

Sep 2-3. Steam Rally, Strumpshaw Hall, Brundall, Norwich, NR13 4HR. tel: 01508 550293.

Sep 3. In Steam, Forncett Industrial Steam Museum, Low Road, Forncett St.Mary, Norwich, NR16 1JJ. tel: 01508 488277.

Sep 9-10. Game and Country Fair, Sandringham Estate, PE35 6EN. Living Heritage, tel: 01283 820548.

Sep 16-17. 1940’s Weekend, North Norfolk Railway, Sheringham Station, NR26 8RA. tel: 01263 820800.

Sep 16-17. Tony’s Trosh – Harvesting and Ploughing Through the Ages, between Gressenhall and Litcham, NR19 2RJ. Tony Hood, tel: 01362 687963 or Kevin Roye, tel: 01362 684213.

NORTHAMPTONSHIRE

Aug 26-28. Vintage Rally, Whites Nurseries, Aggate Way, Earls Barton, NN6 0EP. tel: 01933 663454.

Sep 10. Hannington Vintage Tractor Club Ploughing Match, Holcot. Roger Watson, tel: 07858 090457.

NOTTINGHAMSHIRE

Aug 26-28. Nottinghamshire NVTEC Working Weekend, Haughton Hall Farm, Bothamsall, DN22 8DG. tel: 01777 838122.

Aug 27-28. In Steam, Papplewick Pumping Station, Rigg Lane, Nottingham, NG15 9AJ. tel: 0115 963 2938.

Sep 9-10. Coppice Steam and Working Trucks Show, Cossall Road, Trowell, NG9 3PG. Clive Smedley, tel: 0115 849 8840 or 07789 904389.

Sep 16-17. In Steam, Papplewick Pumping Station, Rigg Lane, Nottingham, NG15 9AJ. tel: 0115 963 2938.

OXFORDSHIRE

Aug 20. In Steam and Model Engineering, Combe Mill, Blenheim Palace Sawmills, Long Hanborough, OX29 8ET. Tony Simmons, tel: 01993 358694.

Aug 20. Banbury and District Vintage Ploughing Society Ploughing Match, Rousham. Bryan Palmer, tel: 01869 347003.

Aug 20. Free Vintage Bus Rides, Oxford Bus and Morris Motors Museum, Old Railway Station Yard, Main Road, Long Hanborough, Woodstock, OX29 8LA. tel: 01993 883617.

Aug 28. Free Vintage Bus Rides, Oxford Bus and Morris Motors Museum, Old Railway Station Yard, Main Road, Long Hanborough, Woodstock, OX29 8LA. tel: 01993 883617.

Sep 9. Free Vintage Bus Rides around Oxford, Oxford Bus and Morris Motors Museum, Old Railway Station Yard, Main Road, Long Hanborough, Woodstock, OX29 8LA. tel: 01993 883617.

PERTH AND KINROSS

Sep 9. Farming Yesteryear, Scone Palace, Parklands, Perth, PH2 6BD. tel: 01738 850582.

RUTLAND

Sep 16-17. Little Casterton Working Weekend, Hall Farm, Little Casterton, Stamford, PE9 4BE. tel: 01780 763254.

SHROPSHIRE

Aug 27-28. Steam Rally, Onslow Park, Bicton Heath, Shrewsbury, SY3 5EE. tel: 01938 570874.

Aug 28. Train, Model and Toy Fair, Leisure Centre, High Town, Bridgnorth, WV16 4EB. Tony Oakes, tel: 01270 652773.

Sep 9-10. Open Days, Coleham Pumping Station, Longden Coleham, Shrewsbury, SY3 7DN. tel: 01743 351681.

SOMERSET

Aug 19-20. Yesterday’s Farming, Dillington Park Estate, Ilminster, TA19 9DT. tel: 01458 241323.

Aug 28. Railway Gala, Westonzoyland Pumping Station Museum, Hoopers Lane, Westonzoyland, Bridgwater, TA7 0LS. tel: 01278 691595.

Sep 10. Heritage Open Day, Westonzoyland Pumping Station Museum, Hoopers Lane, Westonzoyland, Bridgwater, TA7 0LS. tel: 01278 691595.

Sep 16. North Somerset Agricultural Society Ploughing Match, Birches Farm, Cambridge Batch, Flax Bourton, Bristol, BS48 3QS. tel: 01275 474649.

Sep 16. Bridgwater and District Agricultural Society Ploughing Match, Huntworth, Bridgwater. Ted Bird, tel: 01278 671874.

STAFFORDSHIRE

Aug 27-28. In Steam, Claymills Victorian Pumping Station, Meadow Lane, Stretton, Burton on Trent, DE13 0DA. tel: 01283 509929.

Sep 9. Train, Model and Toy Fair, Fenton Community Centre, Manor Street, Stoke-on-Trent, ST4 2PT. Tony Oakes, tel: 01270 652773.

Sep 9. Staffordshire and Birmingham Agricultural Society – Uttoxeter District Ploughing Match, Ruston Family, Grindley Business Village, ST18 0LR. David Roobottom, tel: 07767 640820. (includes a National Horticultural Qualifier)

Sep 9-10. Open Days, Claymills Victorian Pumping Station, Meadow Lane, Stretton, Burton on Trent, DE13 0DA. tel: 01283 509929.

Sep 9-10. Classic Vehicle and Stationary Engine Rally and Potters’ Mill In Steam, Etruria Industrial Museum, Kilndown Close, Etruria Vale Road, Etruria, Stoke-on-Trent, ST1 4RB. tel: 07900 267711.

Sep 16. Staffordshire and Birmingham Agricultural Society – Stafford District – Ploughing Match, Deer Park Farm, Weston Road, Stafford, ST18 0BB. Richard Clarke, tel: 07813 040708.(includes a National Vintage Area Final)

Sep 16-17. Yesteryear Rally, Mill Meece Pumping Station, Cotes Heath, Eccleshall, ST21 6QU. tel: 01785 822138.

SUFFOLK

Aug 6, 13 and 20. Classic Bus Rides, Ipswich Transport Museum, Old Trolley Bus Depot, Cobham Road, Ipswich, IP3 9JD. tel: 01473 715666.

Aug 12-13. East Anglian History Fair, Museum of East Anglian Life, Illiffe Way, Stowmarket, IP14 1DL. tel: 01449 612229.

Aug 28. Ride a Fire Engine, Ipswich Transport Museum, Old Trolley Bus Depot, Cobham Road, Ipswich, IP3 9JD. tel: 01473 715666.

Sep 16-17. Grand Henham Steam Rally, Henham Park, Southwold, NR34 8AQ. tel: 01502 578053.

SURREY 

Aug 20. Teddy Bears’ Picnic, Guildford Model Engineering Society, Stoke Park, London Road, Guildford, GU1 1TU. Mike Sleigh, tel: 01483 536937.

Aug 27-28. Edenbridge and Oxted Show, Ardenrun Showground, Tandridge Lane, Lingfield, RH7 6LL. tel: 01737 645843.

Sep 2-3. Rural Life Vintage Revival, Rural Life Centre, Reeds Road, Tilford, Farnham, GU10 2DL. Helen Porter, tel: 01252 795571.

Sep 3. West End and Windlesham Agricultural and Horticultural Society Ploughing Match, Manor Farm, Stoke D’Abernon, KT11 3PU. Ron Goff, tel: 07899 048030.

Sep 16. Autojumble, Kempton Park Racecourse, Staines Road, East Sunbury on Thames, TW16 5AQ. tel: 01507 529529.

SUSSEX

Aug 19-20. Vintage and Steam Weekend, Weald and Downland Open Air Museum, Singleton, Chichester, PO18 0EU. tel: 01243 811348.

Aug 20. Petrol Loco’s Day, Amberley Museum and Heritage Centre, Station Road, Amberley, Arundel, BN18 9LT. tel: 01798 831370.

Aug 26-28. Festival of Transport, Broad Farm, Hellingly, Hailsham, BN27 4DU. Dave Esmond, tel: 01323 479200.

Aug 26-28. Steam and Country Show, The Showground, Rudgwick, Horsham, RH12 3DF. Terry or Karen Hand, tel: 01403 791622 or 07803 581415.

Sep 2. Open Day, Brede Steam Engine Society Pumping Station, Brede, Hastings, TN31 6HG. John Foxley, tel: 01323 897310.

Sep 2-3. Steam Rally, Langhurst Hill Farm, Balls Cross, Petworth, GU28 9JW. tel: 01420 474298.

Sep 2-3. South Eastern Vintage Agricultural Club Working Weekend, Townings Farm, North Chailey. Mark Brunt, tel: 01273 890137.

Sep 9-10. Laughton Country Show, Stream Farm, Laughton, Lewes, BN8 6BN. Dave Anstiss, tel: 01323 811264.

Sep 10. Historic Cycles Day, Amberley Museum and Heritage Centre, Station Road, Amberley, Arundel, BN18 9LT. tel: 01798 831370.

Sep 16. West Grinstead and District Ploughing and Agricultural Association Ploughing Match, Westons Farm, Itchingfield, Horsham. Rowan Allan, tel: 01903 879488.

Sep 16-17. Miniature Steam Weekend, Amberley Museum and Heritage Centre, Station Road, Amberley, Arundel, BN18 9LT. tel: 01798 831370.

TORFAEN

Aug 27-28. Classic Transport Show, Pontypool and Blaenavon Heritage Railway, Blaenavon, NP4 9SF. tel: 01495 792263.

VALE OF GLAMORGAN

Sep 16-17. Welsh Ploughing Association All Wales Championship, Boverton Place Farm, Llanwit Major, CF61 1UB. Helen Evans, tel: 01982 553683.(includes a National Vintage Area Final)

WARWICKSHIRE

Aug 26-28. Tanks, Trucks and Firepower, Dunchurch, Rugby, CV22 6NR. tel: 07803 080028.

Sep 9-10. International N Guage Show, Warwickshire Exhibition Centre, Fosse Way, Leamington Spa, CV31 1XN. Meridienne Exhibitions, tel: 01926 614101.

WEST MIDLANDS

Aug 27-28. Running Days, The Transport Museum, Chapel Lane, Wythall, B47 6JX. tel: 01564 826471.

Sep 3. Classic and Retro Show, Himley Hall, Dudley, DY3 4DF. Gemini Events, tel: 01527 831726.

Sep 9. Heritage Open Day Tours, The Black Country Living Museum, Tipton Road, Dudley, DY1 4SQ. tel: 01922 743023.

Sep 10. NVTEC West Midlands Ploughing Match. Ken Stanley, tel: 01684 540881.

WILTSHIRE

Aug 26-28. In Steam, Crofton Pumping Station, Crofton, Marlborough, SN8 3DW. tel: 01672 870300.

Sep 3. Road Run, Salisbury Livestock Market, Netherhampton, Salisbury, SP2 8RH. Commercial Transport in Preservation, tel: 01747 823365.

Sep 7-10. In Steam Weekend, Crofton Pumping Station, Crofton, Marlborough, SN8 3DW. tel: 01672 870300.

Sep 10. Gala Day, White Horse Country Park, Coach Road, Westbury, BA13 4LY. tel: 01225 754374.

WORCESTERSHIRE

Sep 2. Wythall Young Farmers Club Ploughing Match, Junction 3, M42. Stuart Hooper, tel: 07775 715640.

Sep 10. On The Buses, Kidderminster Station, Severn Valley Railway, Comberton Hill, Kidderminster, DY10 1QX. tel: 07793 769903.

Sep 16-17. Steam Rally, Little Intall Fields, Stoke Pound Lane, Stoke Prior, Bromsgrove, B60 4LF. Shakespeare Rally Promotion, tel: 07808 173400.

YORKSHIRE

Aug 27. Classic Car and Bike Show and Autojumble, Ripon Race Course, Boroughbridge Road, Ripon, HG4 1UG. Mark Woodward, tel: 01697 451882.

Sep 2-3. Steam Fair, Harewood House, Leeds, LS17 9LG. Outdoor Shows, tel: 01751 200839.

Sep 9-10. Steam Gathering, Low Hall Farm, Hunton, Bedale, DL8 1QF. tel: 01325 717995.

Sep 10. South Yorkshire Transport Rally, South Yorkshire Transport Museum, Waddington Way, Aldwarke, Rotherham, S65 3SH. Gordon Brooke, tel: 07950 327237.

Sep 10. Vintage Transport Extravaganza, Knotford Nook, Pool Road, Otley. tel: 01943 463467.

Sep 10. Badsworth Vintage Ploughing Club Ploughing Match, Elmsall Lodge Farm, Doncaster Road, Badsworth, Pontefract, WF9 1BB. Geoff Harrison, tel: 01924 492878.

NORTHERN IRELAND AND THE REPUBLIC

 

 

Aug 19. Desertmartin Parish Church Vintage Rally, County Londonderry. Jack McGuckin, tel: 028 7963 2176 or Sam Hudson, tel: 028 7963 2058.

Aug 19. Glengad Thrashing and Vintage Club Working Day, Bryan Hanna’s Farm, Vow Road, Ballymoney. Bryan Hanna, tel: 07711 012705 or Jon Knox, tel: 07860 349650.

Aug 19. Bushmills Community Association Vintage Rally and Family Fun Day, beside Ballyness Caravan Park. Chris Freeman, tel: 07989 383234 or Kenny Warner, tel: 07790 689949.

Aug 19. Donegal Vintage Club Rally, Grainan Estate, Burt. Ciaran, tel: 087 256 2611.

Aug 20. Knockanure Vintage Day. Paddy Kennelly, tel: 087 260 3531.

Aug 20. Clonoulty Rossmore Vintage Club Rally, Tipperary. T Donnolly, tel: 087 985 5745.

Aug 26. Glenravel Country Fair, Newtowncrommelin. Colum Scullion, tel: 07776 278935 or Tony Magill, tel: 07963 517407.

Aug 27. Newmills and District Vintage Club Vintage Rally, Annaginny Fishery, Newmills. Alan Abraham, tel: 07922 276445 or Allister Badger, tel: 028 8774 0688.

Aug 27. Mid Kerry Vintage Rally. Denis Langley, tel: 087 257 4842.

Aug 27. Kilcoo Working Vintage Club Rally with Threshing. Martin, tel: 07878456236 or Peter, tel: 07778 859992.

Aug 27. Gregory McLaughlin Memorial Show, Showgrounds, Rathmore Road, Limavady. Malachy, tel: 07762 430848 or Sonya, tel: 07714 309850.

Sep 2. Seaforde Working Vintage Club Rally and Rural Celebration Day, Allan Chambers farm, Seaforde. Michael, tel: 07540 539420  or David, tel: 07801 980324.

Sep 2. Mid Ulster Vintage Vehicles Club Vintage Ploughing Match. Sidney Scott, tel: 07541 325188.

Sep 2. Derryhennett Vintage Vehicle Club Road Run, 43 Drumgreenagh Road, Madden, Keady, County Armagh. Mark, tel: 07718 952711 or William, tel: 028 3751 0834.

Sep 2. Garvagh Clydesdale Show and Vintage Vehicle Club Rally. Gerald Stewart, tel: -7791 086221 or Nevin Smith, 07810 277498.

Sep 3. West Limerick Vintage Club Vintage Show and Family Fun Day, Limerick. tel: 087 699 5904.

Sep 9. Braid Valley Vintage Enthusiasts Vintage, Classic and Modern Tractor Road Run. John Crothers, tel: 07802 537124 or Sammy Millar, tel: 07850 795577.

Sep 9. Dungiven Parish Church Vintage Rally, Craft Fair and Family Fun Day. Alan Logan, tel: 028 7774 3873 or Cecil Keys, tel: 07775 632570.

Sep 9. Killelagh and St.John,s Community Association Vintage and Fun Day, Swatragh. W Gribben, tel: 07759 425131.

Sep 9. Clough Vintage Club Alex Douglas Run. Bertie Shaw, tel: 07926 970643.

Sep 9. Tullylagan Vintage Owners Association Memorial Vintage Tractor Road Run, Garden World Complex, Dungannon Road, Cookstown. Marc, tel: 07832 336014.

Sep 9. Rathfriland Vintage Club Rally. Paul Rafferty, tel: 07879 417079.

Sep 9. Peninsula Vintage Club Rally, Victoria Road, Ballyhalbert. James, tel: 07789 448668 or Charlie, tel: 07980 715128.

Sep 10. Courtbrack Threshing, Vintage Display and Family Fun Day, Cork. John Mulcahy, tel: 087 783 8513.

Sep 16. Country Comes To Town, Portadown. John Wilson, tel: 07733 417540.

Sep 16. Cloughmills Vintage Club Tractor Road Run from Mill Yard. James, tel: 07761 078118 or John, Tel: 07732 077332.

Sep 16. Lisnagaver Hall Committee Vintage Rally, 120 Duneaney Road, Rasharkin, County Antrim. William, tel: 07922 246089 or Tommy, tel: 07971 447565.

Sep 16. Corbet Tractor Run, Corbet Crossroads, Castlewellan Road, Banbridge. Billy, tel: 07849 662758.

Sep 16. St.John’s Parish Church Vintage Rally, Ballinderry, County Tyrone. Danny Robinson, tel: 07512 374811 or Ivan Hardy, tel: 07515 922009.

GERMANY

Aug 5-6. International Steam Gathering, Alt Schwerin. www.museum-alt-schwerin.de

Aug 11-13. Field Days, Nordhorn. www.treckerclub.de

Aug 19-20. Model Steam Days at Mansfeld-Hettstedt. www.mansfeld-museum-hettstedt.de

Aug 19-20. Steam Boat Festival, Elbufer, Dresden. www.saechsische-dampfschiffahrt.de

Aug 19-20. Threshing Days, Immensen. www.freunde-historischer-fahrzeuge.de

Sep 2-3. Bulldog and Steam Gathering, Seifertshofen. www.museum-kiemele.de

Sep 16-17. Museum Days, Mannheim. www.technoseum.de

NETHERLANDS

Aug 18-21. Harvest Thanksgiving, Berg a d Maas. www.oogstdankfeesten.nl

Sep 2-3. International Old Timer Days, Tilligte. www.oldtimerdag.nl

Sep 16-17. Steam Weekend at The Engine, Oisterwijk, Brabant. www.destoommachine.nl