28  April 2019

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MG Car Club Lincolnshire Drive it Day

  28th April, 2019

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The MG Car Club Lincolnshire Drive it Day is planned to take place at Metheringham Airfield Visitor Centre, Timberland, Lincoln, Sunday 28th April, 2019.

You may reach the event organisers on 07831 25 6808.

About the Event

The MG Car Club (Lincolnshire centre) will support National Drive your Classic car Day by organising a drive-in event to Metheringham Airfield Visitor Centre and to the International Bomber Command Centre at Lincoln on Sunday, April 28th 2019. The event is open to all owners of classic cars, especially MGs, will be most welcome. David Stonehouse, Competition Secretary of the MGCC Lincolnshire Centre says, 'We encourage all classic car owners to attend. They will be most welcome and can participate in a Pride of Ownership Competition for MGs and non-MG cars with the winners receiving a prize. Participants will meet at Metheringham Airfield Visitor Centre between 10:30am and 11.00am where they will be provided with a guided tour of the Dakota. Participants are advised to bring a picnic. The Metheringham Airfield Visitor Centre, a small museum, supported by the Friends of Metheringham Airfield is dedicated to those men and women who flew and supported RAF 106 Bomber Squadron from 1943 until the end of the second world war. The visitor centre contains an abundance of information and displays many artefacts that relate to those flyers, aircrew and ground staff who flew and offered support to the squadron during its presence in Metheringham. The Visitor Centre can be found at Westmoor Farm, Martin Moor, Metheringham, Lincoln, LN4 3WF Tel: 07486 947095 Participants can then enjoy a short drive to the International Bomber Command Centre, Lincoln where they can see the majestic sight of the City of Lincoln below them. The International Bomber Command Centre is Lincoln’s newest attraction featuring a spectacular spire the size of a Lancaster Bomber wingspan, atmospheric memorial gardens and an exhibition featuring oral histories of former Bomber Command personnel. David Stonehouse from the MGCC Lincolnshire Centre said 'The International Bomber Command Centre (IBCC) is a world-class facility to serve as a point for recognition, remembrance and reconciliation for Bomber Command. Providing the most comprehensive record of the Command in the world, the IBCC ensures that generations to come can learn of their vital role in protecting the freedom we enjoy today'. The IBCC is located at, Canwick Avenue, Lincoln, LN4 2HQ. Tel: 01522 514755 Entry forms are available from the MG Car Club’s website mgcclincolnshire.co.uk under Calendar page, then April 28th. Entry forms are also available directly from David Stonehouse by emailing him on davidstonehouse1@btinternet.com.


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