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Stephen Archer stated in his campaign for Chairman he wanted to look to the future by listening to and better supporting members. True to his word, last week on Thursday 27th Oct, he staged a surprise drop-in and joined the Area 15 meet at the splendid art-deco Aviator Hotel, Sywell, Northamptonshire.
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Published On 6/30/2021
This summer the standard petrol grade in the UK will become E10. Currently, UK petrol is E5, meaning it contains up to 5% bioethanol. E10 petrol will see the amount of bioethanol increase to 10%
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Car Show

Published On 12/3/2022
V8 Vantage 2006
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HQ News

Published On 12/2/2021
The December edition of AM News, issue 854, is now available in the AM News section of the website.
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Published On 11/3/2021
The November edition of AM News, issue 853, is now available in the AM News section of the website.
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Published On 10/11/2021
Due to the end-of-year stock take, the Shop had to close for a few days.
We are now open again - with new lines added.
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Published On 10/5/2021
The October edition of AM News, issue 852, is now available in the AM News section of the website.
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Published On 9/9/2021
The September edition of AM News, issue 851, is now available in the AM News section of the website.
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Published On 8/3/2021
The August edition of AM News, issue 850, is now available in the AM News section of the website.
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Published On 6/30/2021
The July edition of AM News, issue 849, is now available in the AM News section of the website.
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Published On 5/31/2021
The June edition of AM News, issue 848, is now available in the AM News section of the website.
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Published On 5/7/2021
Due to issues with our mailing house, some Members may receive their magazines late this month. Please know a digital version of AM News is available online.
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Published On 5/6/2021
The May edition of AM News, issue 847, is now available in the AM News section of the website.
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Published On 4/5/2021
AM News April 2021 Now Available in the Members Only area.
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Published On 3/23/2021
The new Membership cards are being sent out, featuring A3, the oldest surviving Bamford and Martin. For the first time, secondary Members of a Family membership will have their own Membership number printed on the card. This number is different from the one printed on the Primary Member's card.
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Published On 3/10/2021
There will be a special spring live Q&A session for Club Members with David Hamer, Senior Vice President, Lockton Insurance this Sunday 14th March at 11:00 GMT. Please see the virtual events page for more event details and registration.
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Published On 3/5/2021
The March edition of AM News, issue 845, is now available in the AM News section of the website.
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Published On 2/3/2021
The February edition of AM News, issue 844, is now available in the AM News section of the website.
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Published On 12/7/2020
Christmas Card Competition





We are excited to launch the first AMOC Christmas card competition, the winning design will be used as the official AMOC 2020 Christmas card and will be featured as the month of December in the 2022 Club calendar.



Entries are welcomed from any age group and in any medium, for example, drawing, collage, photography or painting, Your design must has a festive Aston Martin theme and been created during the last 12 months.



Designs should be photographed and emailed with the artist's name and details to Maria at pr@amoc.org

Closing date is 5pm (UK TIME) on the 15th December.
The Overall winner will be announced on the 18th December.
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Published On 11/30/2020
The November 2020 edition of AM News is now available in the AM News section of the website.
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Published On 11/21/2020
Information about the new Membership and Events Management System
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Published On 11/14/2020
Winter You Tube Live Q&A Dates
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Published On 10/28/2020
The November 2020 edition of AM News is now available in the AM News section of the website.
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Published On 10/5/2020
Autumn You Tube Q&A Dates
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Pre War

Published On 9/17/2022
47 Pre-war Astons graced Brooklands for the AMHT Festival.
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Published On 2/28/2022
I arranged to meet up with Bruce Young in Much Marcle on New Year’s Day for the VSCC gathering of vintage cars. When I got to the traffic lights in Ledbury on the way there, I realised Bruce was 2 cars ahead of me. When the lights turned, he went through with a number of ‘everyday’ cars and to my amazement as soon as there was room to overtake, he put his foot down and not only got past one but 2 cars and disappeared off into the distance. When I arrive in Much Marcle I pulled Bruce’s leg about his overtaking manoeuvre, to which he shrugged his shoulders and said what did I expect, they were going far too slowly! When I got home later in the day, Bruce had sent me the following in an email:

Old Aston really flying on the way home, drifting round the corners on its narrow original size tyres, perfect! 60 MPH with no effort - load more on tap, not bad for an original worn out block and inter head! it will probably explode now I have said that!
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Area 00 News

Published On 5/11/2021
Area00 have recently taken some tentative steps towards freedom and normal life
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Published On 2/18/2021
Still waiting at the 2021 Start Line
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Published On 9/7/2020
Portugal, David Brown Tractors, Snowdonia and fingers crossed for Christmas
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Published On 1/7/2020
New Years Day Parade 2020
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Area 1 News

Published On 8/6/2018
On the 5th August Area 1 and Area 21 combined resources for a summer driving extravaganza.
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Published On 3/24/2018
Change of date to the 6th of May at Gorse Hill
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Published On 1/28/2018
The Area 1 Event schedule for 2018 is now available
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Area 3 News

Published On 7/26/2018
Please be aware that the next Westerly meeting on 1st August has a change of regular venue to The Chequers Inn, Woolsthorpe By Belvoir. It has a large car park and gives everyone a chance to drive out.The address is:The Chequers InnWoolsthorpeNG32 1LUwww.chequersinn.net/bar.html.Steve Fox on holiday and won't be able to attend, so please respond your attendances to both this area3@amoc.org also to and Nigel Stenner on nigelstenner@rocketmail.com by next Sunday the 29th of July.
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Published On 9/2/2017
We now have a closed group for Area 3 which is open to AMOC members only. If you are an Area 3 member or a member of any other AMOC Area, why not join us?Just search for 'amoc area 3' on Facebook, click on 'Join' and enter your membership number (you can find it on your membership card) and we'll accept your request once we've confirmed your membership.
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Area 4 News

Published On 10/24/2022
A report about the inaugural SW Area Show Off event at Five Zeros Supercar Barn in October 202
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Published On 9/12/2022
The Kings put on the Area 4 party and we celebrated Bob
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Published On 8/31/2022
Area 4 at Holly House Classic
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Published On 8/22/2022
Area 4 - Haynes Coffee
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Published On 6/23/2022
Talk to Area 4 members and guests by Tony Ellerbeck about his service in the Royal Navy during the Falklands War, 1982.
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Published On 6/15/2022
Report from Area 4's visit to The Newt in Somerset
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Published On 5/23/2022
A tour organised by Area 4 of the famous NC500
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Published On 4/18/2022
Area 4's second visit to the famous Pudding Club
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Published On 1/24/2022
Area 4 - Cars & Coffee morning Feb 21 at Haynes Motor Museum
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Published On 12/18/2021
Area 4 - Xmas Lunch 2021
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Published On 12/18/2021
This is not really 'news' but simply a message of welcome to anyone visiting this page.

Feel free to contact me, Andrew Fawkes, using 'area4@amoc.org' if you would like to know anything about our activities and plans.

I'll be adding reports when we start having real events again post-21/6/21.
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Published On 11/27/2021
Area 4 at Broadpeak - report and photos from this event in November 2021
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Published On 8/23/2021
Another successful garden party with plenty of people, cars and cakes.
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Published On 8/8/2021
Inter-Area Karting at Mansell Raceway Aug 2021
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Published On 7/12/2021
Area 4 - Post-Lockdown Lunch

At last we had a real meeting with real people!
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Published On 5/26/2020
Area 4 members enjoyed another great Gerring Garden Party.
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Published On 2/17/2020
The Area 4 Annual Winter Warmer was a Wild, Wet & Windy Affair!
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Published On 1/26/2020
Area 4 Members were welcomed for coffee, cake and a tour of Piper Trimmers in Sparkford
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Published On 12/16/2019
The Area 4 Christmas lunch blog
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Published On 11/3/2019
The first (?) South West Inter-Area Karting challenge took place in Bristol
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Published On 10/30/2019
Area 4 Drive the famous North Wales roads and 'Evo Triangle'
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Published On 9/17/2019
Area 4's 'Evening with the Admiral' at RNAS Yeovilton was another great photo opportunity
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Published On 9/9/2019
Area 4 invited Members far and wide to a tour of the Avon Tyres factory at the invitation of the brand's General Manager for Europe.
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Published On 8/19/2019
Area 4 made very welcome in the garden of the Bishop's Palace, Wells
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Published On 6/18/2019
A number of AMOC Areas displayed at the inaugural 'Motoring at the Manor' event
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Published On 6/9/2019
Area 4 - The 3rd annual running of the Breakfast to Tea (TT)
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Published On 5/6/2019
Area 4 and members of other Areas visited the relatively new Bristol Aerospace Museum
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Published On 4/19/2019
The Area 4 Hall of Fame recognises those people who have contributed greatly to the health and well being of the AMOC in Somerset.
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Published On 2/16/2019
The Area 4 Table Top Concours brought out some exotica
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Published On 1/20/2019
Area 4 held their 3rd annual Winter Warmer at Hartley's Bistro
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Published On 1/3/2019
Another noisy fun festive bash for Area 4 at the Carps
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Published On 8/21/2018
The Annual Portway Classic in Area 4 was a damp one!
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Published On 6/29/2018
Area 4's visit to Somerset Cider Brandy was interesting... and tasty!
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Published On 6/21/2018
Vaughtons - A Family Business that's on every Aston Martin Bonnet
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Published On 6/12/2018
The 2nd annual Area 4 Challenge, the Breakfast TT, was a resounding success
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Published On 4/29/2018
The five South West Areas of AMOC gathered for a Show & Shine meeting hosted by Aston Martin Bristol in aid of Sparks.
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Published On 4/12/2018
There were 19 competitors ready to face the challenges set by Mike and Judy French at the 2018 Area 4 Quiz
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Published On 4/2/2018
Jon Allum of Exquisite Car Detailing invited AMOC members to a masterclass. Fourteen members went along...
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Published On 2/18/2018
The second Hartley's Winter Warmer Breakfast meeting tempted out 10 Aston Martins...
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Published On 12/12/2017
The usual mix of peace and sobriety at the Area's final bash of the year
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Published On 12/1/2017
The new V8 Vantage was officially launched in the South West at a glittering event at Aston Martin Bristol on 30th November 2017
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Published On 10/23/2017
Area 4 members were treated to a presentation on Navy Wings & the Sea Vixen by Commodore Bill Covington CBE at the Fleet Air Arm Museum
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Published On 10/1/2017
The Annual Frieze Art Festival will have a very special exhibit this year...
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Published On 9/15/2017
The sun shone for the first time in 3 years as we prepared for the Ponthir Car Festival...
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Published On 8/29/2017
The second Ponthir Classic was a great success that raised over £9,000 for local charities.
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Published On 8/21/2017
The 3rd Annual Portway Classic, hosted by Area 4's John Hazzard & Bernie Graham, was bigger and better... but not 3rd time lucky!
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Published On 8/7/2017
The GMR supercharged GT8 of Area 4's Paul & Jan Gerring has won the members' vote for best car at the GRRC annual gathering at Goodwood.
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Published On 8/5/2017
The Area 4 Garden Party (2017) at the kind invitation of Paul & Jan Gerring was a great success... after the rain subsided!
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Published On 8/1/2017
Customers were invited to join the party for Aston Martin Bristol dealership's first birthday
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Published On 7/13/2017
Every year, Area 4 adds an 'Away Day' to the monthly Noggin & Natter meeting schedule.
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Published On 6/23/2017
The car's the star at the Bristol Classic Car Show 2017. Area 4 put on a display...
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Published On 6/22/2017
Area 4 members enjoyed a thrilling and historic Aston Martin victory at the Le Mans 24 Hours Race 2017
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Published On 6/4/2017
The inaugural event to win the new Area 4 Trophy was the 'Breakfast TT'
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Published On 5/13/2017
Our visit to Thatcher's Cider Farm was a great success and jolly tasty too!
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Published On 4/26/2017
Area 4 hosted a trip to the famous Pudding Club in the Cotswolds and took in a few other local attractions for good measure.
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Published On 4/11/2017
Area 4 members at the 2017 Spring Concours at St. Athan. Some displaying, some competing, some helping, everyone enjoying.
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Published On 4/11/2017
The spring sun shone warmly (unlike the bitter cold wind of 2016) upon a gathering of over 300 Aston Martins at the National Motor Museum, Beaulieu on Sunday 2nd April.
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Published On 1/29/2017
Area 4 kicked off the new Aston year with a 'Winter Warmer' breakfast...
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Published On 1/29/2017
AML Chief Designer, Marek Reichman, revealed the design ethos behind the DB11
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Published On 12/11/2016
Almost 30 members enjoyed a slap-up Christmas lunch at our now regular venue, the Carpenter's Arms at Stanton Wick.
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Published On 9/24/2016
On Saturday 24th September 2016, a very special event took place at the new Aston Martin Bristol dealership.
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Published On 9/16/2016
The launch event of the new Aston Martin Bristol dealership, part of the Dick Lovett Group, was eagerly anticipated and duly delivered. What a spectacular evening it was!
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Published On 8/14/2016
It was with some trepidation that we opened the gates on Sunday to Portway Classics & BBQ 2016 in the ‘back yard’, as our American friends recently visiting called it. Even though last year’s event was a roaring success, there was still the underlying fear of the ‘what ifs’. What if nobody turns up? What if we run out of cake? What if the sun doesn’t shine?
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Published On 10/1/2015
2015's event was a record turnout - perhaps partly thanks to the previous Bank Holiday weekend's washout - with over 1,200 vehicles, mainly classic cars and a few motorcycles.
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Area 5 News

Published On 9/15/2016
Area 5 were invited to RAF Shawbury friends and family day. Not open to the general public this day is a fun day to thank all the RAF support network.
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Published On 8/21/2016
The show theme this year is 'Heros and Heroines' and we are on stand 210, Hall 1. Area 5 are once again hosting this increasingly popular event and we welcome visitors and volunteers.
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Area 7 News

Published On 2/27/2017
The ultimate Bond car, an Aston Martin DB5 showcased in the Aston Martin Owners Club display, is named winner of Best Club Car at The London Classic Car Show. The beautiful 1965 car, finished in Silver Birch, is the model and colour synonymous with the Bond films which made the DB5 perhaps one of the most recognised and sought-after cars in the world.
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Area 9 News

Published On 11/7/2021
Details of activities over the last month and planned activities
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Published On 2/14/2021
Diary changes and details of an offer for a power upgrade to your DB11.
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Area 10 News

Published On 2/13/2021
An update of activities over the last month and of planned activities
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Published On 10/16/2018
Astons were invited to the annual Lagonda Gathering at Wokefield Park
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Published On 9/26/2018
Ten Area 10 Astons attended the Chearsley Car Show
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Published On 8/23/2018
153 Members and their friends enjoyed at barbecue at the Eton Dorney Rowing Lake
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Published On 7/18/2018
Area 10 were invited to display their Astons in the Grand Courtyard of Blenheim Palace as part of their Great British Garden Party
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Published On 4/29/2018
the area 10 drive-out and lunch took place on 29th April 2018
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Published On 1/17/2018
The area 10 New Year Dinner
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Published On 4/23/2017
Area 10 celebrated Drive-it Day with a drive out to Heckfield.
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Area 11 News

Published On 9/23/2019
Return to the Fox and Goose
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Published On 6/6/2019
AMOC Area 11 Meeting - New venue for tonight, great turn out of 24 Astons, albeit a bit 'damp'.
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Published On 5/25/2019
Area 11 Meeting - a lovely evening with 24 Astons, including some new ones.
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Published On 11/14/2018
A dry, but dark evening, a good turnout of Aston's.
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Published On 11/14/2018
Eulogy of John Wilkes, long standing Area 11 member and DB7 i6 owner
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Published On 8/6/2018
A warm sunny evening with 22 gleaming Aston's
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Published On 4/11/2018
Good turn out tonight, including Abe's rebuilt Vanquish
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Published On 10/12/2017
Our Area 11 display proved to be a great success for both members and visitors alike.
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Published On 8/18/2017
Well I have now kicked off the Area 11 Website page.
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Area 13 News

Published On 10/23/2022
Joint Area meeting
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Published On 10/11/2022
Area 13 Fox & Goose October 2022
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Published On 10/2/2022
Area 13 Drive & Dine to Remedy Oak 02/10/22
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Published On 9/27/2022
Area 13 Goldsmith and Young Aston and Coffee
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Published On 8/7/2022
Area 13 Beaulieu Super Car 2022
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Published On 7/27/2022
Area 13 English Oak Vineyard
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Published On 7/17/2022
Area 13 Sherbourne Castle 17 07 2022
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Published On 7/12/2022
Area 13 Fox & Goose July 2022
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Published On 6/28/2022
Area 13 The Old Inn Holt 28 June 2022
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Published On 6/8/2022
Area 13 Castle Combe Track Day
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Published On 5/18/2022
Area 13 Trip to AMHT and AMOC HQ
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Published On 5/10/2022
Area 13 Fox & Goose May 2022
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Published On 5/9/2022
Area 13 Basingstoke Festival of Transport 08/05/22
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Published On 4/26/2022
Joint meeting Area 13 and 10
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Published On 4/3/2022
Area 13 Beaulieu Simply Aston Martin 03 04 2022, pre meet at Elm Tree
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Published On 3/10/2022
Area 13 Drive and Dine Isle of Purbeck Golf Course 6/3
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Published On 1/30/2022
Area 13 Drive and Dine, New Forest 30/1
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Published On 12/24/2021
Area 13 Events for 2022
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Published On 11/16/2021
Area 13 Drive and Dine Leckford Estate to Balmer Lawn 16 11 2021
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Published On 10/15/2021
Area 13 Bond In Motion NTTD
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Published On 10/9/2021
Area 13 Aston Service Dorset
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Published On 10/2/2021
No Time To Die
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Published On 9/26/2021
Area 13 Bowood House 26 September 21
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Published On 8/24/2021
Area 13 Coppleridge Inn 25/08/21
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Published On 8/22/2021
Basingstoke Festival Transport
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Published On 8/21/2021
Area 13 Beaulieu Simply Aston Martin
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Published On 8/9/2021
Area 13 Beaulieu Super Car
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Published On 8/1/2021
Area 13 Events for 2021, updated 01/08/21
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Published On 7/27/2021
Area 13 The Old Inn Holt
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Published On 7/19/2021
Area 13 Castle Combe 2021
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Published On 7/3/2021
Area 13 Wallop and Wheels 3 July 2021
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Published On 6/22/2021
Area 13 The Running Horse 22 June 2021
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Published On 6/15/2021
Area 13 Thruxton Historic 2021
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Published On 3/16/2021
Area 13 Zoom meeting
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Published On 6/13/2020
Champagne tour 2019
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Published On 6/3/2020
Lake Como Tour
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Published On 6/1/2020
Area 13 spin round Castle Combe
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Published On 6/10/2020
Holiday to Loire Valley France
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Published On 2/16/2021
Members me via a Zoom call to discuss and show photos of their Aston Martin Moments.
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Published On 1/14/2021
Members met via Zoom call for a chat and catch up.
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Published On 12/15/2020
Members met via Zoom call for a Christmas Quiz.
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Published On 11/2/2020
Members shared photos of their cars and how they came to buy their chosen models.
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Members met via a Zoom call. New Area Reps, Paul Millard and John Lynch were voted in, along with Douglas as Assistant Rep.
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Area 15 News

Published On 12/1/2021
December 2021 News
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Published On 11/1/2021
November 2021 News
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Area 16 News

Published On 11/13/2020
2020 The year that was not
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Published On 2/25/2018
Next Regular Club Meeting - Quiz Night - Tuesday Eve March 13th 07.30pmWheel Inn at Burwash Address: Heathfield Road, Etchingham TN19 7LA
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Published On 11/20/2017
We are looking at doing the Area 16 drive tour to France next year from Thursday 26th April to the Sunday 29th April 2018
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Published On 11/11/2017
Next Regular Club Meeting Tuesday: 14th November 07.00pm Election Night at Blackboys Inn, Lewes Road, Blackboys, Uckfield TN22 5LG Tel 01825 890283
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Published On 7/26/2017
Next Regular Club Meeting Tuesday: 11th July 2017 7.30pmThe Coach and Horses, School Lane, ( Danehill), Haywards Heath, RH17 7JF. Tel: 01825 740369
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Published On 6/8/2017
Next Regular Club Meeting Tuesday: 13th June 07.30pm Election Night at The Gardeners Arms, Selsfield Rd, Ardingly RH17 6TJ. Election Night + News & Calendar of Events
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Published On 5/9/2017
Next Regular Club Meeting Tuesday: 13th June at The Gardeners Arms, Selsfield Rd, Ardingly RH17 6TJ. Tel:01444 892328 Election Night.
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Published On 4/9/2017
Next Regular Club Meeting Tuesday: 11th April at Tiger Inn, The Green, East Dean, Eastbourne BN20 0DA. Tel: 01323 423878LATEST UPDATE ON DAVE WHITING’S DB6 VOLANTE Restoration.
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Published On 3/27/2017
Next Regular Club Meeting Tuesday: 14th March at The Royal Oak, Wineham. The Royal Oak, Wineham Lane, Henfield BN5 9AY. Tel: 01444 881252
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Published On 1/29/2017
Next Regular Club Meeting Tuesday: 7th February at The Mark Cross Inn, Mark Cross Nr Tunbridge Wells, Crowborough, East Sussex TN6 3NP 01892 852423
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Area 17 News

Published On 1/1/2021
A welcome form the Area 17 Rep
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Area 18 News

Published On 7/11/2022
Area 18 - Picnic on the Gower
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Published On 6/17/2022
June Monthly Meeting
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Published On 5/23/2022
Area 18 meeting appoints new Rep with immediate effect
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Published On 4/18/2022
This was the first monthly meeting for a while and so worth taking a couple of photos and popping them on the Club Website
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Published On 10/26/2019
Area 18 welcomed AMOC members from across the UK to their Autumn Weekender at Slebech Park Estate in West Wales.
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Published On 3/19/2019
Area 18 joined with Area 22 for a visit to the Aston Martin Heritage Trust museum at Drayton St Leonard in Oxfordshire. Meeting in the Seven Stars at Marsh Baldon, a nearby pub, for an excellent lunch beforehand members then made the short journey to the museum for a great visit.
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Published On 10/31/2018
Area 18 organised an Aston Martin weekend in glorious Mid-Wales in October, exploring the beautiful Elan Valley. Aston Martin Bristol also provided a new Vantage and a DBS Superleggera for test drives on the roads of the Epynt ranges.
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Published On 5/13/2018
Area 18 organised a Spring weekend break in West Wales
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Published On 2/5/2018
Great to report a productive and enjoyable AGM on 17th January 2018 at the Dragonfly. Delighted to let you know that I was elected Area Rep with Andy Webber as Asst Rep - and Jane Warren as our special envoy at the 'West Wales Embassy'! We have a number of additional events now in planning across the Area for this year - more details to follow. Fantastic effort and dedication from Peter Draper, who made a 2 hour journey to be with us all the way from Pembrokeshire - and then had an even longer journey back on a wild, wet night! ..... and, of course, to everyone else for your support!Martin Beattie
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Published On 1/2/2018
A jolly, festive Christmas lunch celebrated at the Old Custom House. Great to welcome Charles and Sylvia Matthews to their first Area 18 event and lovely to catch up again with old friends, whilst enjoying panoramic views out across the Marina.Thank you Mark, for all your hard work again in organizing both this event and all you have done as Area Rep over recent years - as we learn that you are stepping down for 2018.
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Published On 8/12/2017
There was a fantastic turnout for the Newtown Motors Motorsport Event at their Cwmbran dealership in July with six Astons on display. The event attracted more than 100 cars in the show and was attended by almost 2,000 people, raising £635 for Alzheimer's Research UK.
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Published On 7/6/2017
A terrific evening was had last Saturday at our ‘curry evening’ at Rasoi – ‘Fire, Fusion and Passion’ was in abundance.
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Published On 5/28/2017
After a week of turbulent weather, the day of our visit to the National Trust’s renowned Tredegar House dawned dry and settled – a significant relief!
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Published On 9/27/2016
A rare sunny weekend in Wales this September saw Members from around the UK descend on the prestigious Celtic Manor Resort for the inaugural crazy golf championship. Although best known for its 2010 Ryder Cup golf course this was an entirely different type of golf, one which would inspire an afternoon of laughter, shinanigans and reveal true champions.
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Published On 7/30/2016
Members meet at the Peterstone Court, near Brecon, on Father's Day. The weather stayed dry, although the fantastic view of Pen-y-Fan was obscured by cloud. We had some fantastic tables in the banqueting hall, delicious food, and a a relaxing afternoon.
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Area 19 News

Published On 12/4/2022
Peter writes:

Following on from Ian’s report in last months AM Monthly the date for the January overnight meeting has been confirmed as Saturday 28 January. In addition to the rate noted for couples attending there is now a single occupancy rate of £275. If interested, please contact Ian as above.

We may still look to have a monthly meal in December in the West depending on what is available. If so, details will be mailed out.

Ian and I would like to thank all those who have taken part in the Area 19 events throughout 2021, either at Area 19 organised events, or as part of the AMOC display at bigger events. We will be working on the programme for 2022 soon with, hopefully, some new events. Not sure how we can top having the Goldfinger continuation DB5, but we will see. It just remains for us to wish you all a good Christmas and a Happy New Year
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Area 20 News

Published On 10/16/2022
Area 20 Sunday Lunch meeting at The Mill End Hotel, Chagford
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Published On 9/29/2022
Area 20 Penrose Kitchen, Cornwall Lunch 29 September 2022
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Published On 9/27/2022
Area 20 - Area Representative Elections 2023
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Published On 9/26/2022
Area 20 Clay Pigeon Shoot September 2022
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Published On 8/27/2022
Area 20 Goenrounsen House Charity Open Garden
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Published On 8/2/2022
Area 20 Drive it Day to Middlewick House July 2022
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Published On 7/14/2022
Area 20 Summer BBQ The Moorland Hotel, Haytor 12 July 2022
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Published On 6/29/2022
Area 20 Talland Bay Hotel, Cornwall
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Published On 6/15/2022
Our trip to Cornwall
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Published On 2/14/2022
AREA 20 CALENDAR OF EVENTS 2022
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Published On 5/4/2020
Area 20 Changes to events due to Coronavirus updated 4 May 2020
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Published On 3/27/2020
First Area 20 meeting of the year and could be the last for some time
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Published On 12/17/2019
Area 20 Christmas Dinner and Dance Party 7th December 2019 at The Moorland Hotel, Haytor, Devon.
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Published On 11/26/2019
A brief resumé of Area 20 events during 2019
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Published On 7/30/2019
Area 20 Evening at The St Tudy Inn, near Bodmin, Cornwall.
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Published On 7/30/2019
23 July Area 20 members BBQ evening at The Glazebrook House Hotel in South Devon
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Published On 7/30/2019
Area 20 annual visit to the Crash Box Classic Car Club show at Powderham Castle near Exeter.
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Published On 6/11/2019
Area 20 Members Exmoor Drive and visit to the Lyn Valley Classic Car Show at Lynton and Lynmouth North Devon.
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Published On 5/16/2019
Devon Club evening on 14 May 2019 at The Moorland Hotel
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Published On 5/8/2019
Area 20 Visit to Peterson Engineering and lunch at The Lewtrenchard Hotel on a glorious sunny Easter Saturday.
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Published On 4/16/2019
The Area 20 weekend tour into Cornwall, Staying at The Carbis Bay Hotel, visiting the Pendennnis Shipyard, Pendennis Castle and tour of the North West coast of Cornwall.
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Published On 3/16/2019
Area 20 Club evening at The Moorland Hotel 12 March 2019
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Published On 3/7/2019
2019 Calendar of Events
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Published On 2/25/2019
Members enjoyed a Sunday lunch at the boutique style Glazebrook House Hotel in South Devon
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Published On 1/18/2019
A brief local news letter for Area 20
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Published On 10/25/2018
Members enjoyed a mixture of testing Astons and good food at the Hartnoll Hotel in Bolham, near Tiverton, Devon
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Published On 8/2/2018
Devon monthly meeting at Glazebrook House
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Published On 7/24/2018
Powderham Castle 2018
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Published On 7/1/2018
Area 20 Lyn Valley Classic car show Sunday 10 June 2018
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Published On 6/23/2018
Area 20 Princess Yachts tour and wine tasting lunch at Royal William Yard Plymouth. 16 June 2018
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Published On 12/12/2017
We returned to the Mullion Cove Hotel for our 2017 Christmas Party. Having looked after us so well last year, expectations were high as we again had exclusivity of the hotel for the weekend and a great time was had by all. My thanks to all that attended and, in particular, for the fabulous leaving presents that I was given and that I will cherish.The picture attached is the winning picture from our Annual Photographic Award and was won by Ron Holland
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Published On 11/29/2017
Our thanks to Charmian Evans for organising this event for us and we have attached her report of what sounds to have been a very interesting day. Demand to attend was such that we will hopefully do it again in 2018.
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Published On 10/16/2017
We were invited by AMHT to participate in the unveiling of a plaque to mark the birthplace of Lionel Martin who, together with Robert Bamford, formed the company which eventually became Aston Martin. A timeline of 16 cars was provided from A3, the oldest surviving Aston, through to DB11 which was kindly provided by AML Bristol. Our thanks to the Trust, David Wright and Richard Pinkett for their hard work to make the unveiling possible.
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Published On 10/16/2017
We were invited by the Truro & District Motor Club to attend a presentation they put on to coincide with the unveiling of the plaque to mark the birthplace of Lionel Martin at Nansladron House near St Austell. An excellent evening which was enjoyed by all.
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Published On 10/2/2017
Our thanks to Richard Dix for organising our final Devon Club Evening of the year - and the sun shone! 26 Members attended and there was a good display of Astons in the car park plus some interlopers. Click on 'Read More' to see the report and more pictures.
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Published On 9/22/2017
Around 60 of some the UK’s most coveted Aston Martin cars, from classic DB5s to modern GT racing cars and a Vulcan, were on display at Boconnoc House and Gardens on Sunday 17 September attracting over 300 visitors to the AMOC Autumn Conocurs – the largest event the Club has ever staged in the West Country.
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Published On 9/7/2017
Our regular monthly meeting was held at the Blue Anchor, Fraddon and was attended by 16 members with 7 cars in the car park. Our thanks to Colin Stewart for arranging it and the next meeting will be held on 3 October.
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Published On 9/4/2017
The pioneering spirit is alive and well, as shown when 56 members of the Aston Martin and Bentley Drivers’ Club joined forces to follow Charmian's risky directions to a cliff top venue in Cornwall. Our thanks to Charmian Evans for organising a most interesting event for us.
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Published On 9/1/2017
The Aston Martin Owners Club is proud to be supporting the Cornwall Air Ambulance as its charity partner for the Club's prestigious Autumn Concours at Boconnoc House and Gardens on Sunday 17th September 10am-4pm
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Published On 8/21/2017
Colin and Andree Stewart kindly offered to host a BBQ at their home and whilst the weather was not great a wonderful time was had by all. Thanks so much for allowing us to visit your lovely home.
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Published On 8/5/2017
We are grateful to Clive Hoskins for coordinating our attendance at Trewithen which is held annually to raise funds for the Marie Curie Cancer charity. Clive has provided a brief report and some pictures from the day.
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Published On 8/2/2017
Our monthly Cornwall Club Evening took place on 1 August with 11 members attending and 7 Astons in the car park including Colin's 2012 Virage Coupe, its first AMOC Area 20 turnout! Our thanks to Colin for arranging these evenings
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Published On 7/14/2017
A brilliant weekend in the sun at at fantastically well supported event at Powderham Castle. Some 1,200 vehicles of all varieties on display and over 60,000 visitors to the show. There will doubtless be a record amount raised for charity as well.
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Published On 7/13/2017
Colin Stewart has kindly agreed to organise our Cornwall Club Evenings and the success of the first couple have seen us decide to see if there is an appetite to hold these monthly. We also decided to try a new venue, the Blue Anchor at Fraddon. 20 people attended on the evening and there were 9 Astons in the car park.
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Published On 6/12/2017
A new event for the Club organised by Martin Lacey and Gary Graver. A very well organised fun event that had all the elements to make a great day. The organisers made us very welcome and attached is a report of the day and a few photos from a very enjoyable day.
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Published On 6/7/2017
Our thanks to Richard Dix for organising our June Devon Club Evening. Unusually for these the weather was not good (an understatement) and as a result numbers were down. His report is attached.
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Published On 5/14/2017
A lovely event organised for us by Nigel Edwards which included a visit to Hatch Court followed by lunch at Dillington House. A great day out and our thanks to Nigel for putting on a great event.
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Published On 4/24/2017
Area 20 enjoyed an action packed weekend in Cornwall and our thanks to Bentley Orchard and Victoria Turner for putting together a great event and for organising us so well. Thanks to all who attended who made it such a fun time in stunning weather. Brilliant all around!!
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Published On 4/15/2017
Attached is our 2017 Calendar so that members can see what events we have planned for later in the year but have not yet been advertised. If you are heading for the South West in your Aston and would fancy joining us then we will be pleased to welcome you.
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Published On 4/12/2017
On 4 April we returned to Turtley Corn Mill for our first Devon Club Evening of 2017 and our thanks to Richard Dix for organising the evening for us. A great turnout with 36 people attending and 16 Astons in the car park.
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Published On 4/11/2017
Our first Cornwall Club Evening for a number of years was held at the Plume of Feathers, Mitchell on 30 March and our thanks to Colin Stewart for arranging it for us. I have felt, since we reinstated the Devon Club Evenings into the calendar some four years ago, that I would like us to run something similar in Cornwall and am delighted to say that it is!
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Published On 3/20/2017
Our thanks to Andrew and Pym Mogford who organised our trip to the Jurassic Centre in Seaton which was well attended and included a trip on the electric tram before enjoying lunch back at the Jurassic Centre.
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Published On 2/27/2017
The 2017 Calendar gets under way with Area 20 taking two tables at the annual Charity Lunch held at the Horn of Plenty. Twenty members attended and despite the wet and windy winters day eight Astons were in the car park.
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Published On 2/18/2017
2016 ended with a fantastic Christmas Party held at the Mullion Cove Hotel which was attended by 60 Members and guests and was enjoyed so much that we have already booked again for next year. Quite a few people arrived the night before and made a weekend of it so it was a great chance to catch up with friends for a pre- party meal.We were extremely well looked after by the hotel, the food was excellent and the rooms very comfortable. We had the added benefit of having the hotels to ourselves having booked up all the rooms which I think makes such a difference to the atmosphere of the weekend.
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Published On 9/23/2016
The Haynes motor museum a has been a place I have wanted to visit for some time, having often spotted the newly refurbished building in the distance while driving on the A303, so I was pleased at our planning meeting this venue was to be included to the list of events for our 2016 diary.
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Area 21 News

Published On 3/9/2021
Event list for 2021 subject to COVID restrictions
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Area 22 News

Published On 12/1/2022
Area 22 Calendar for 2023

Ladies and Gentlemen
Today is the launch of the Area 22 Calendar for the coming year. As you will see it contains a range of events in which you may wish to partake. Publishing locations and dates so far ahead is always fraught with danger, but it gives you an overview of the year ahead and what to expect. It is inevitable that there will be some changes as circumstances change .. we just have to roll with the ball! There are further events in the pipeline which are not finalised at this time but will be advised to you as soon as possible.
On the AMOC website under 22 - Gloucestershire - Aston Martin Owners Club (amoc.org) and “Upcoming Events”, you will see a few words about each event. Have a look!
As in 2022, Chris will be managing the Monthly Meetings and I will be managing the “events”. We look forward, with your participation, to a great 2023.
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Published On 11/3/2022
Area 22 November Calendar

As we have only two events planned for the rest of the year, I have decided not to attach the calendar but mention them here.
The November meeting is tomorrow, Thursday, at Fostons Ash where we welcome two new members to Area 22, Georgina and Mathew Streeter.
The last meeting of the year is the Winter Gathering at Burleigh Court on the 15th December. It is now fully booked.
Chris and I are busy finalising the Calendar for 2023 where we have many exciting events already pencilled in. Once they are confirmed we will be circulating the listing.
See you soon …!
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Published On 10/24/2022
South West Areas Show Off

Despite the absolutely appalling weather on Sunday morning, most people managed to get to the Five Zeros Supercar Barn. A rowing boat would have been more appropriate in Bradford-on-Avon. However it turned out to be an excellent venue and event thanks to Doug Alderson (Area 13) and Andrew Fawkes (Area 4). Area 22 was represented by the Denneys and myself, both of us winning raffle prizes and Chris Bates who won nothing! There were some excellent members’ vehicles on display and some which are resident at the Supercar Barn including a Vulcan, yours for a cool 2.5 million! As this was “show off”, it gave Alan and I another opportunity to “show off” our Commonwealth games shirts!!
This was my first visit to this increasingly popular venue and one to which we main return with an Area 22 event.
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Published On 10/7/2022
If you can judge the success of an AMOC monthly meeting by the volume of the chatter in the room, then last night at The Royal Oak was a great success. Good food, good company and 26 members putting the world to rights! Why does the government find it so difficult when we have all the answers?
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Published On 10/1/2022
We are coming to the end of the year and the calendar is looking sparse. The October meeting is at The Royal Oak, Leighterton. If you have not booked, contact Chris at "area22asstrep@amoc.org". The October event is the South West Areas Show Off organised by Areas 4,13 and 18. However I understand it is sold out. Likewise the Winter Gathering at Burleigh Court has sold out early but we may look to an additional event in the New Year. AMOC will have a stand at the Classic Motor Show at the NEC, 11 -13 November. You may like to pop along and say hello!
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Published On 9/18/2022
On Monday 5 September 25 members of Area 22 met at the Holiday Inn, Dumfries for the start of the Glens and Bens Expedition to Scotland. Sprits were high the next day as the White Team and the Blue Team turned an eclectic mix of Aston Martins northwards through the forests of Galloway, crossing the Clyde at Gourock and onwards to Taychreggan on the west shore of Loch Awe, our home for the next three days. In that time we drove some of the finest roads Scotland has to offer through the Glens, and past the Bens, of Argyllshire. We looped to the north on the Road to the Isles and Mallaig, returning through Moidart, one of the forgotten parts of Scotland. We drove to the south as far as Tarbert, Loch Fyne, some returning on the Tarbert to Portavadie ferry which presented a challenge to front splitters. As we returned in the late afternoon we learned of the passing of Her Majesty which had a sobering effect on the evenings proceedings. Our spirits were lifted by the haunting tones of Jamie
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Published On 9/2/2022
Well, I guess that is Summer gone… but Area 22 pushes forward regardless.
September got off to a great start with “Posh Pizza” being enjoyed last night. Report to follow.
The Glens and Bens Expedition gets under way shortly with 13 cars coming out of the Pits ready for the Formation Lap and the Start Line on Monday 5 September. In fact, I understand that some have already got a sneaky start!

Looking ahead, you will see the October meeting is at The Royal Oak @ Leighterton and we return to Fostons Ash in November.
A change to the calendar is replacement of the proposed drive out with the Southwest Area Show Off on Sunday 23 October. Being held at the Five Zeros Supercar Barn, it is organised by Area 4, 13 and 18 and I felt we should support them. You can register on the AMOC website for this event.

The December meeting will be the Winter Gathering @ Burleigh Court . The support for this has been overwhelming and as I write this there are only
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Published On 9/2/2022
Our largest monthly meeting this year was held last night at Burleigh Court Hotel near Stroud. In the sunken garden, members and friends enjoyed “Posh Pizza” whilst listening to James Watson play an eclectic selection of music on his guitar. In the late afternoon it was raining but by 1900 hours it had dried up, the lights were on, the open fires lit and the smell of the pizza oven drifted around the tables. James Rae, supported by his staff, did us proud .. it was unanimously agreed that these are the “best pizzas ever”, the wine and the local beer possibly influencing the decision. Of course, all the problems facing the new Prime Minister next week were quickly identified and solutions offered by Area 22. Last night bodes well for our Winter Gathering on 15 December at the same location.
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Published On 8/19/2022
On a very overcast morning 20 members and friends met up at the Classic Motor Hub, Bibury for the start of the Summer Drive. After coffee and a walk round the showroom, with hands firmly in pockets, we left on part one of the drive to the West Berkshire Brewery at Yattendon. The sun soon came out and we headed south through beautiful scenery which only England in the summer can provide. The brewery, sited on the estate of Baron Iliffe, provides an excellent venue with good food and a big car park! After lunch we were introduced to the benefits of owning an e-bike by John Clark of Velospeed, a local dealer and expert on the topic. We left for what we thought was going to be a relaxing drive to Tytherington .. not so as it turned out. As we approached Castle Coombe we were confronted with “Road Closed” signs across every road we attempted and, as usual, not a workman in sight! Eventually having traversed roads with “grass in the middle” we emerged at The Swan at Tytherington where we enj
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Published On 7/31/2022
When a visit to Highgrove Gardens was mentioned by Rich Burgess, I must admit that “pins and eyes” came into my mind. However, on investigation it turned out I was completely wrong and over 45 people came forward saying “yes, please”! And so on Wednesday July 27, 26 members from Area 22 met at Westonbirt Arboretum prior to braving the security of Highgrove. What a great day we all had. Most people were expecting perfectly manicured lawns, immaculate borders and birds singing loyal songs. Not at all, it was all very natural but thoughtfully laid out which impressed everyone. His Royal Highness was in residence but did not pop out to see us! His DB6 Volante, as it turned out, was in Birmingham for the Commonwealth Games. Lunch was taken at the Royal Oak in Leighterton, just down the road. Thanks to Will Dixon for finding the venue.
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Published On 7/31/2022
It looks like another busy month for Area22.

Thursday 4 August : The monthly meeting at The Bear, Minchinhampton. If you have not told Chris you will be attending at The Bear, please do so soonest on area22asstrep@amoc.org

Wednesday 17 August: Come and join the Summer Drive. See further details on the website calendar.
If you want to join in, let me know at area22@amoc.org

Sunday 21 August: This is the group 2 visit to Highgrove Gardens. This event will be led by Chris who has been in contact with those attending.

Looking briefly ahead to September, we begin on . 1 September with Posh Pizza at Burleigh Court. This is an event not to missed. On 5 September 27, 27 members rendezvous for the start of the Glens and Bens Expedition.

Other events in August are the Aston Martin Heritage Festival at Brooklands, the Silverstone Classic and into September, the Salon Prive Lockton Car Club Day.
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Published On 7/31/2022
In February I received an e-mail through AMOC from “Birmingham Ceremonies” seeking “red, white or blue cars for the Games”. Always up for a challenge I replied with the details of C7SFO and also prompted Alan Denney with his blue DB11 AMR also to be involved. Other than be told we had been accepted, we heard nothing for months until on 12 June we found ourselves at the first of 8 rehearsals with 70 other cars. The early rehearsals were held on the site of the old MG factory at Longbridge, but we soon moved to the Alexandra Stadium at Perry Bar. You now know that the end product was to be a Union Flag formed by 72 cars in 1 minute 40 seconds just before the playing of the National Anthem. It cannot be done was the first reaction… but of course it was, and the picture shows the result. I may do an article for AM Quarterly later in the year.
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Published On 7/6/2022
Sorry to be late with the calendar this month. Just back from holidays and we have a house full of workmen .. not a good combination!
So, this month we meet at The Ragged Cot tomorrow and on 27 July it is the first visit to Highgrove Gardens. Those going should have received details, if not call me. Other events such as the Stow Motor Show are on the calendar.
Going into August we have the Summer Drive on 17 August. I have sent out the details but will do so again nearer the time. The September meeting is a "posh pizza" evening with our own musician. Other important events are of course the AM Heritage Festival and the Silverstone Classic.
Enjoy the Summer!!
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Published On 6/16/2022
On Tuesday June 14 twenty-four members and friends from Area 22 and beyond visited Vaughtons in Birmingham. Established in 1819 they continue to make medals, regalia, and chains of office in gold, silver and other precious metals. Why is this interesting to us? Simply because they also make the badges which define the models of our cars including the “wing” on the bonnet. These guys are jewellers, taking infinite care to get the product perfect. We walked round the factory with the Managing Director, Nick Hobbis and his deputy Paul, to see the multi-stage process for ourselves, one “wing” taking up to twelve manhours to complete. Safe to say, everyone was impressed by the craftsmanship and expertise, not to mention friendliness, displayed by all the staff. Some members tried their hand at making a “wing”, but will probably not display it on their car! Lunch was taken afterwards at the delightful Malt Shovel pub in the picturesque village of Barston.
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Published On 6/1/2022
Here is the June Calendar for Area 22. You will see the monthly meeting on 9 June is at Fostons Ash in “the tent”. On 14 June we have 25 people going to Vaughtons in Birmingham to see the jewellers at work making our badges. You may like to note that the August monthly meeting, scheduled for The Mount at Stanton has had to be changed to The Crown at Frampton Mansell. This is due to staff shortages, a problem I am sure we are all seeing elsewhere. I have advertised the Summer Drive for 17 August. If you can make it this will be a very pleasant event. Let me know at area22@amoc.org
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Published On 5/12/2022
We left the Severn View Services under heavy rain clouds with a cold westerly wind. It did not bode well for an expedition on Welsh mountain roads. Regardless, we turned up the fast, twisty road towards Usk and, as if by magic, the clouds lifted and the sun came out. With virtually no traffic at all, and in bright sunshine, we made “very good progress” over the EVO test road (B4560) and on to Brecon. Refuelled with coffee and buns, we pushed on up the A470 through Rhayader to enjoy the B4518, Llanidloes to Machynlleth road. What a joy … no traffic at all .. go as fast as you dare (within the law of course)! By 1345 we were parked up in the sunshine on the Aberdyfi seafront. Walkers Fish and Chips were as good as ever! After a walk by the sea, two groups set off home whilst the others spent an excellent evening at the Penhelig Arms Hotel celebrating Chris Bates's birthday.
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Published On 5/7/2022
The Seven Tuns

28 Members and partners enjoyed the May meeting at the Seven Tuns, Chedworth. Despite some concerns about the narrow approach roads and the car parking, as far as I know, there were no problems. For the first time this year we were able to enjoy a drink outside where we welcomed new members Carl and Lisa Hall. Served in our own room upstairs, the food was as good as we have had anywhere and Josh and his staff did a great job. If the level of conversation was anything to go by, it was a good night!!
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Published On 4/26/2022
17 cars and 24 folk set off from Ross Spur Services on a beautiful spring morning to drive into Wales in support of Childline. Apart from Area 22 we had cars from three other AMOC Areas, the Lotus Seven Club and the Porsche Club. We paused for refreshments at Llangurig and it would seem ate the Blue Bell Inn out of supplies. It was warm and sunny as we drove through Devils Bridge and into the Elan Valley. It was nowhere near as busy as we had anticipated and we made good progress stopping for photographs where appropriate. It was here the two groups got strung out and the road closure and diversion in Rhayader and the road works on the A44 did not help. We approached the Three Horseshoes pub at Allenmore in various groupings to find that police had closed all the surrounding roads due to a serious road accident on the A465. A few eventually reached the pub but this effectively marked the end of the trip. We will get to the Three Horseshoes in the Autumn!
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Published On 4/13/2022
The NO SPACE CENTRE, Leicester

We should have known before we started this adventure into Space that all was not going to be well. The booking system to a “ticket only entry” event was not working. Some of us had tickets, others a promise of paying on the door. When we arrived, the 400 place car park was full and the 90 minute queue to get in was mobbed by what appeared to be 5 million children potentially seeking to spread germs. Discretion being the better part of valour we retreated to the Hatton Arms pub where we enjoyed an excellent lunch and a pint. At the end of day, it was a good day… we may journey into Space later in the year.
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Published On 4/10/2022
Well, it may be only the April 10 but we have had four events so far this month!
We began with Simply Aston at Beaulieu to where several members journeyed down a very quiet A34. I hope, like me, they took full advantage of this unique opportunity. Some enjoyed a bacon butty with Area 13 at the Elm Tree. This event was closely followed by Tom’s Pre-War Treasure Hunt from the Classic Car Hub. A really enjoyable event in the sunshine. Then came the monthly meeting organised by Chris at Fostons Ash which was well attended as usual. Yesterday was AMOC Open Day at the Classic Car Hub. This event seemed to have slipped under the net and there were only 12 cars in the car park on a beautiful Saturday morning. Members came from several Areas including the Midlands and Surrey. We were given an excellent tour of the facilities by Area 22 member Nigel Bowen-Easley who is the AM marque specialist at CMH .. thank you Nigel. We saw a very desirable Mille Miglia eligible 1955 DB2/4 for a cool £250K..
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Published On 3/18/2022
24 members, partners and friends of Area 22 enjoyed a brilliant night in the Ox Barn at Northleach. Hosted by Andrea and Alan Richell, tasting of six exclusive wines was led by the resident Expert Ned, who guided us through the nuances of what we should be looking for as we “rolled it round the tongue”. For each wine we had to guess its origin and market price. Area 22’s expertise grew bottle by bottle and by number 6 we had it nailed … St George from “somewhere near Bordeaux” … correct said the Expert! Tasting was followed by excellent canapes and the finishing of the bottles ..!
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Published On 3/8/2022
On a dark and wet night in March, 28 members and partners attended the monthly meeting at the Bear of Rodborough. This was the first time we had visited this venue which was suggested by Rob Parry. It is part of our effort to hold meetings in both the north and south of Gloucestershire. Whilst potentially not the cheapest venue in the County, the food and service was good and the event was enjoyed by all who took the effort to attend.
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Published On 2/19/2022
31 members and partners braved the wind and the rain this morning to drive to Andoversford. Here we were hosted by Neil and Nikki (thank you for the Prosecco and cake) Boyle. Neil gave a tour of the eclectic mix of cars in the workshop whilst members cars were hoisted aloft for inspection. As is always the case, there were many "experts" in the audience willing to provide comment. Lunch was taken at The Royal Oak just down the road where the world was put to rights in very short order.
Thank you again to the Boyle's for putting up with us!
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Published On 2/7/2022
On 6 February we were back at Corse Lawn House for Sunday Lunch. There was a packed house of Area 22 members and partners, together with folks whom we welcomed from three other Areas. The occasion was to say thank you to Tom Wood for his time as Area 22 Rep. Of course, Sue was not forgotten, I do not have to remind you of the saying “behind every successful man etc etc..”! In the time that Tom held the position, the Area’s reputation has grown in line with the number of Astons that Tom now has in the garage. The latest edition is “402” who’s full title I am reliably informed by Wadders is 1934 MKII (B4/402/S). Members and friends presented Tom with a unique piece of art based on 402, created of resin backed on carbon fibre. Thanks go to Rich Burgess who led the project, Katy Barnfield the artist and Ecurie Bertelli who supplied the original photograph. We all wish Tom great success in “Pre War” and happy and safe driving in 402.
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Published On 1/17/2022
Sunday January 16 was Scramble Day ... the Area 22 Report here. If you have never been you should think about it for the future.
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Published On 1/8/2022
23 members and friends of Area 22 kicked off this year's calendar with lunch at Fostons Ash starting at 1300 hrs. We generally sit in the pub but this time we were offered the marquee outside. This large, and surprisingly warm, space gave us the opportunity to freely mix and chat before we sat down to an excellent lunch. We had new faces in the group and they were warmly welcomed .. we will see you again!! It was gone 1600 before the stragglers left .. everyone agreeing that it had been a great start to the Area 22 year. Nick, our new official photographer provided us with an excellent group photo for the website, thanks Nick.
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Published On 12/15/2021
More than 30 members and their partners attended a very lively lunch at Corse Lawn.
Sadly only one AM in the car park .. thank you Will. And thank you to the staff of Corse Lawn who looked after us so well.
It was also the event at which Tom Wood ended his long tenure as Area 22 Rep. He handed over to Andrew Mitchell who will be supported by Chris Bates. A celebratory lunch in honour of Sue and Tom will take place at Corse Lawn on 6 February 2022 (Covid permitting of course)
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Australia - SA News

Published On 10/29/2017
Adelaide's Rundle Mall was the setting for a splendid collection of Bentley and Aston Martin cars.
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Published On 3/19/2017
Sponsors of AMOC SA
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Published On 12/10/2016
Adelaide Hills was the place to be last Christmas
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Published On 11/12/2016
Looking forward to our next adventure
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Australia - VIC News

Published On 10/2/2017
South Australia, New South Wales and Victoria had a fantastic Aston Martin Weekend in Port Fairy, Victoria.
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Concours News

Published On 11/25/2022
Save the date 14 January 2023
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Published On 11/5/2022
Save the date 30 - 2 Sept 2023
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Published On 11/5/2022
Save the date 1-3 Sept 2023
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Published On 10/21/2022
Update for Spring Concours
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Published On 8/4/2022
Concours Rules for 2022 now available
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Published On 11/26/2021
Area 19 Photos
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Published On 11/26/2021
Members photos
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Published On 10/14/2021
HQ photos.
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Published On 4/4/2021
Youtube video
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Published On 4/4/2017
Members Photos
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Poland News

Published On 12/14/2019
Mazovia 2019 rally
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Published On 10/9/2019
Aston Martin Warszawa event in Lower Silesia.
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Published On 5/22/2019
AMOC Poland first successful big event.
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Published On 4/25/2019
Warsaw based members visited Aston Martin Warszawa
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Published On 4/1/2019
AMOC Poland on Poznań Motor Show exhibition.
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UAE News

Published On 3/10/2020
Saturday 7th March. We met at a car-park in Jumeirah and drove to Port Rashid where we had breakfast at Riders' Station Cafe.
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Published On 10/19/2019
19th October 2019. We met at Bab al Shams, before driving through the desert to Jebel Ali Hotel to watch England beat Australia in the quarter finals of the Rugby World Cup.
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Published On 9/9/2019
An invitation from Thorough Events for AMOC UAE to participate in their tour to Oman. Held between WEdnesday 9th September and Sunday 12th September 2019.
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Published On 5/24/2019
1 September 2019, Stowe House, Buckinghamshire, UK
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Published On 4/20/2019
A spectacular scene as 28 Aston Martins parked quay-side next to the QE2 to celebrate the Queen's Birthday.
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Published On 3/16/2019
This monthly meet was going to be different. Not only were we to meet and natter, we will go onto Lunch & Shoot Clays at the well-established Jebel Ali shooting Club.
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Published On 2/13/2019
On 1st February, AMOC UAE embarked on our cost-to-coast run, travelling from the shores of the Arabian Gulf to the Gulf of Oman. Click "Read more" to find out more details about this great trip.
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Published On 1/29/2016
AMOC UAE 2016 Road Run: 1 Emirate – 1 Day – 12 Aston Martins – 1000 Km
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