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2018 WEAVER WANDER – Current Entries – (as at 21st. May 2018)

Ben Reade – BMW Z4; Andrew Cox – AC Cobra 5.8 litre V8; Simon Durant – Land Rover Defender 110;

J & M J Mason – TVR S3; Alan Jeffery – Honda S2000 & TVR Griffiths; David Crossley – MGB Roadster;

Phil Read – Triumph TR4; Tony Haughton – MGB Roadster/TD; David Washington – MGB Roadster(1);

 David Washington – MGB Roadster(2); Chris Bennion – Morgan 4/4; Terry Turner – Mazda MX5;

Tony & Jo Gibson – Morgan 4/4; Ian Clarke – Land Rover, Series 2 (SWB); Neil Wallace – MG TF 1500;

George Price – Porsche 944 Lux; John Dale – MiniCooper S Cabriolet; Dave Nixon – Mazda RX3 Coupe;

John & Linda Smith – Morgan 4/4; Michael Biddulph – Triumph TR4A; Cliff Gibson – Mercedes SL 320;

Billy Taylor – Triumph TR6;   Geoff Mann – MG TF (1954);   Jim Fitzsimons – Jaguar E-type;

Angus Graham – VW Camper; Colin Burgess – Volvo Amazon 123GT; Gavin Collier – Mazda MX5 Mk.III;

Brian Elliott – Ford Capri Mk. III Ghia, 3.0 litre,   R M Hill – Morris Mini;   D W Moore – Jaguar X300;

The Bounder (Russ) – Bugatti T35 (replica); Alan Davies – Triumph TR3A;  D K Walker – Mazda Eunos;

Stuart Holmes – Ford Capri 2.0 S;    Dennis Quayle – Jaguar E-type;    Kevin Osborne – Morgan 4/4;

Malc Wheeler – Rolls Royce Shadow;    Rob Hughes – Mini Cooper;    Ross Bayman – Morris Minor;

Howard Robinson – MG A;    Andrew Brown – Morgan – 4/4;    Phil Probin – Porsche 911 Targa;

Richard Jones – MG Midget;     David Jones – Porsche 911 Targa;     Terry Smith – Bentley GTC V8S;

Anthony Lowe – Honda S 2000;     Chris Carter – Triumph TR4;    Tony Rowe – Mazda MX5; 

Mike Hewer – Morgan V6 Roadster;   Tony Hearns – Jaguar XK8;   Nick Rowland – Triumph Stag;

Peter & Ruth Wild – Morgan +8;  Sheena Chadwick – Ford Cortina 1500 GT; Ken Broomhall – BMW Z3; 

David Limb – Jaguar XK;   Alan Jackson – MG TF;   Dr. Michael Orton – Ford Mustang; 

Sally Chadderton – Triumph Stag;  Nicholl Gordon – HMC Mk.IV;  Karol Bailey – TVR Cerbera Speed 6;

Michael Bailey – TVR Griffith 500;     Neil Bryce – Triumph Stag;    Alan Phillips – Triumph Stag;

Mark Rigby – Jaguar E-type;   Jay & Evonne Hale – Morgan Plus 8;   Allan Kuenne – AC 2 litre Saloon;

Michael Crompton – Triumph Stag Sports Coupe;   Malcolm Whitehouse – Triumph Stag;

Michael Doran – MG Midget;    Robert Hassall-Gibson – Bentley Speed Continental GT; 

Jeremy Hassall-Gibson – TVR Chimaera; N P Staff – Triumph TR4; Adrian & Claire Smith- Zenos E10S;

Mark Smalley – BMW Z3 3.0;     Fraser Mitchell – MG Midget 1500;      Rob Green – Volvo 122S;

Tony Beggan – Triumph Stag;     Jonathan Smith – Triumph TR4;     George Lee – Jaguar XJS V12;

Ian McLeod – Jaguar XKR;    Clive Hawley – 1913 Chalmers Model 17 Torpedo Tourer;

Dawn Murfin – Triumph Spitfire; Redvers Arnold – Alfa Romeo 2000 GTV; Paul Booker – Triumph Stag;

Graham Edgerton – BMW E36 M3 evo;    Neil Bell – MGA;    Ian Wilde – Triumph TR6;

John Hill – MG Midget;   Stuart Battersby – Ford 100E Prefect;   Richard Boote – Mercedes SLK;

Peter Harvey – Austin Healey 3000 BJ8;  Ian Howarth – MGB GT;  Malcolm Ling – Triumph TR4 or TR6;

William Chapman – Triumph Stag;  Tony Ikin – Triumph 2500 S;  Miranda Shufflebotham – MG TF;

Andrew James – Audi Quattro 80; Chris Evans – MG Midget 1500; David Rodgers – Lancia Y 840 A;

Peter Marsh – Porsche Cayman;   Catriona Ladanowski – Wolseley 15/50;  Alan Forster – MG TF 1500;

Philip Gee – Triumph TR3A;  Malcolm Barker – MGB Sport;  Elaine & Ray Webster – Triumph Spitfire;

Dr. Gary Colquhoun – Dellow MK 2A; Mel Henderson – Triumph Stag; Ray Heaton – Triumph TR6;

Steven Edwards – Audi Coupé Quattro;  Robert Morton – Harley Davidson Sportster;

John Leleu – Triumph TR5;    Stephen Haynes – Dodge Charger;   John Skerrett – MG TD;

Kevin Quinlan – Alvis TE21;   David & Sarah Walton – Mazda MX5;   Matt Smith – Mercedes SL55 AMG;

Tony Sedgwick – Morgan Plus 4;   Robert Davenport – TVR Chimaera;   Rod Siebert – 1954 Daimler;

 

 

2018 WEAVER WANDER – UPDATE dated 20th May 2018

Invitations & final instructions have been sent to all entrants.

2018 WEAVER WANDER – UPDATE dated 30th April 2018

I’m pleased to report that we have completed the route planning for this year’s Weaver Wander and, due to the great response from you all, we have again decided to plan a number of routes to the destination, Gawsworth Hall, in the village of Gawsworth on the outskirts of Macclesfield. Details of Gawsworth Hall may be found at:

 https://www.gawsworthhall.com 

We currently have over 100 entrants & I expect that the the final number could reach around 130. In view of the total number of cars in this year’s rally, we have planned three routes:

Route A, Nantwich to Gawsworth Hall  – 63.6 miles

Route B Nantwich to Gawsworth Hall  – 61.1 miles

These routes will be allocated at registration on Saturday, 26th May.

We do have a number of older cars taking part in the Wander & we know that a shorter route is popular with some of you. 

Route C, Nantwich to Gawsworth Hall – (40.8 miles)

At this stage, we would only like to know if you would like to opt for the ‘Short Route’ alternative, ROUTE C, & I would be grateful if you could let me know by return E-mail, as soon as possible.

I am also pleased to advise that we are able to again use the large car parking areas at Reaseheath College and this means that the despatch of cars from Reaseheath in to Nantwich should be relatively straightforward. It also means that we can accommodate those of you who may wish to travel in groups or Clubs. In order to do this, could you please also let me know by E-mail & we will reserve parking areas for you and allocate the same routes for you at registration.

The start of the Weaver Wander will, again, take place in Nantwich Town Square, where the first car will depart at 9.30 a.m. with subsequent cars being set off, 30 seconds apart, on the various routes. Please note that this timing will still apply to those of you who wish to travel in ‘convoy’ or who will be travelling on the same routes in order to avoid traffic jams. More details on the routes from Reaseheath to the Town Square will be handed to you by a marshal as you leave the car park, so that that we avoid traffic queues at the ‘Welsh Row’ traffic lights.

I will be sending out another E-mail with registration details & arrangements on 18th May and I’m told that warmer weather is on the way!

Ian Thompson

E-mail: tommo.uk@me.com

 

 

2017 WEAVER WANDER – Cheque Presentations

Cheques presented to Ceri Edwards, The Alzheimer’s Society & to Elaine Turner, Macmillan Cancer Support by the President of the Crewe & Nantwich Weaver Rotary Club – Rtn. Terry Jones

Presentations of cheques, each of £1,500, were recently made to Macmillan Cancer Support, The Alzheimer’s Society and the Liver Research Foundation.

NANTWICH NEWS REPORT

A report on the 2017 Weaver Wander may be found at:

Hundreds line streets for Nantwich ‘Weaver Wander’ classic car parade

High Resolution photographs

High resolution photographs may now be viewed under the ‘2017 Gallery’ tab.

Photographs may be downloaded from this web site by:

  1. Double-clicking the appropriate photo, which will cause the photo to be ‘selected’ as a larger image.
  2. For Microsoft computers, right-click the image and use the appropriate menu instruction to down load the photo.
  3. For Apple computers, hold the ‘control’ key down and single click the photo. Then use the appropriate menu instruction to down load the photo.

Our thanks to Paul Compton of Nantwich Events Photography for covering the event on Saturday, 27th May and providing the images for the web site.

Contact: Ian Thompson at E-mail address: tommo.uk@me.com 

Rotary Club of Crewe & Nantwich Weaver www.weaver-rotary.org.uk 

This web site was last updated on 21st. May 2018.

 

 
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