CCGB Newsletter February 2019

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Welcome to The CCGB email that details all activity within the club in a single email.

Get involved by reading and replying to content on the website or our club Facebook page.

Upcoming Events

22 – 24 March - Practical Classic Motor show, Birmingham NEC. See advert for discount code.

AGM 14TH April 1pm British Motoring Museum Gaydon

Classics at the Mill Crewkerne Nr Yeovil Sunday 28th April

National Day 2019 is on Saturday 4th May 2019 at the Donnington Historic Festival

Stanford Hall 5th May

Stratford Festival of Motoring 6TH May

Lulworth Castle Dorset Motor Show and 20 mile Tour Sunday 12th May

CCGB weekend on a Norfolk Farm with Marcus 1st and 2nd June

Cherished Vehicle and Family Fun Day Chippenham Sunday 2nd June

Coventry MotoFest Saturday 1st June

Dunsfold Wings and Wheels 15th June

Really Retro 2019 Seighford Aerodrome 23rd June

RNAS Yeovilton Air day 13 July

White Horse Classic and Vintage Vehicle Show Sunday 1st September

Devon and Cornwall Road Trip 13/14/15th Sept 2019 (Closed)

For details and how to attend any of the above events visit the CCGB events page and Register

If you would like to organise a get together in your region to meet other Corrado owners or to organise and attend a show you’re welcome to do so. As added security as part of your membership you are covered under the club liability insurance.

Visit the club events list page for regular updates.

New CCGB Website News

The committee are meeting in February to start the replacement of the website with new webmaster, Phil Howell as well as discuss other topics.

Club Discounts

VW HeritageThe code "Corradoclub" will give you a 10% off at the checkout.

10% Classic Car Parts just send email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Faher use code 1F4B144D5552F2A

Sprinter Magazine

Members should have received Issue 46 of the Sprinter Magazine on your doormats by now which has been kindly put together by Jez Randell (Sprinter Editor in disguise) and Jim Taylor (Sprinter Layout). Thank you to both for putting it together. Mine has arrived and is a great read. For future editions we require input so if members have anything of interest which can be included in the next issue for example: Show Reports, Work on your Car, Technical or even a get together in your area please forward it to Jez. A copy of the latest Sprinter will also be uploaded onto the club web page.

Annual General Meeting British Motoring Museum Gaydon

1pm Sunday 14th April

Have your say and maybe become a member of the committee. We are a friendly bunch and always welcome new volunteers to join us for an exciting year ahead.
Hope to see you there.
Committee Posts available for election.
Sprinter Editor
Northern Event Coordinator
If you are interested in any of the above positions please forward your interest with a short description of yourself and why you would like to stand for any of the above.

Being a committee member you are also entitled to free club membership.

Following an advertising campaign volunteers came forward for the Webmaster and Membership Secretary positions.

The committee are pleased to announce the following:

The new Membership Secretary is James Graham Smith and the new Webmaster is Phil Howell.


A free 2019 Corrado Club calendar was sent out to members as a thankyou with a number sold and sent to overseas Corrado owners as far as Switzerland, Poland, Holland, Italy, Belgium and Germany. Looking ahead if you would like your pride and joy in the 2020 Calendar send your photographs to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

There are a limited number remaining at a discounted £10 with free postage available on ebay

We have had our current clothing logo for a number of years so this year Ron is planning to redesign a new one for our clothing range. If you are a budding graphic designer and would like to send your idea for a new club clothing embroidery logo send it to Ron via his email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . He looks forward to receiving your designs. A prize will be awarded for the winner.

Ron’s clothing prices have increased slightly for 2019 and will be advertised soon along with a new leaflet on what is available. It will also be on our website along with the club Facebook page.

NEC Restoration Classic Car Show

Come and display your Corrado and even get to do some tinkering at this amazing indoor show!

Your Corrado needs to be brought onto the stand at the NEC on Thursday 21/3/2019, and needs to stay there till the close of the show on Sunday 24/3/2019. You will receive a free entry ticket and a free parking ticket for 3 days, so you can bring alternative transport to get to and from the show.

Full details can be found on the events page of the club website and Facebook Page.


Last Updated on Thursday, 28 February 2019 20:55

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