South West Region AGM Rally – – – – Update Rally No: 4014 9 -13 September 2021
The Devon & Cornwall Centre are hosting a rally to coincide with the South West Region AGM at the Club site at the Exeter Racecourse. A social gathering is planned, which can hopefully take place due to the proposed lifting of the current restrictions. However, safety measures (e.g social distancing) will have to be adhered to if any Covid constraints are still in place.
Nightly charge per van is £14.16 inc vat Total other rally fees £4.80 inc vat Special rally plague available for £1.68
We have 30 pitches allocated to the rally, although a few have been booked already.
Please email John & Linda Heal, johnheal@blueyonder.co.uk for more information and the address to send in your booking slip and £10 deposit.

Due to the present situation with the Covid Pandemic the Caravan and Motorhome Club have decided that fees for all
rallies must be paid in advance by cheque (no cash) this is to continue until notified to the contrary.


June 10th – 14th (Thurs – Mon)
Hampton Ferry, Evesham

Post Code: WR11 4BP

Rally Opens: 11.00am Thursday

Pitches: 30 Cost Per Night: £7.00
Deposit with booking slip: £5.00


Rally Officers: Jenny & Stuart Kirkham
Tel: 01242 700550
Mobile: 07768 289656

A return visit to Hampton Ferry in the Vale of Evesham. Ideal place to spend an extended weekend. On site Restaurant,
Fishing, Riverside walks and Boat rides. Possible activities on site, subject to Covid restrictions still in place.
Route: From M5 junction 9, take the A438/A46 exit to Tewkesbury/Evesham. Follow all signs for A46 to Evesham. At Evesham take A4184 into Cheltenham Road. Continue to follow A4184 and at next roundabout, take first exit onto Merstow Green. Continue onto Boat Lane. Site will be on the left.

July 15th – 18th (Thurs – Sun)
Burley Lakes, Leckhampton.

Rally Opens: 12.00 Noon

Postcode: GL51 4XT

Pitches: 30

Charge per Night: £8.40

Deposit with Slip: £5.00

Rally Officers: John Harris & Judy Sims, Mobile: 07778 903636

We return to Burley Lakes, Leckhampton for the Annual Fishing
Competition. Close to Cheltenham for shopping and sightseeing.

Route: From Cheltenham, take A46 towards Stroud. Turn left opposite the Bell Inn, Shurdington into Leckhampton Lane
(if coming from Stroud, turn right). In approx. 1 mile, turn right and take lane up to the Farm Shop and follow Centre signs.
From Gloucester, take A417 towards Cirencester. Exit dual carriageway going left onto A46 towards Cheltenham. Follow directions as above and look for Centre signs.


July 15 – 18th
Avon Centre 3000th Celebration Rally

Cost: 4 night £62, 3 nights £50,
2 nights £38, including entertainment

There is a special booking form for this rally, for more information -www.avoncentre.co.uk
or contact Jan Trott on 07775782332

Gloucestershire Centre Secretary Phil Harris will also have Booking Forms available.

The Avon Centre warmly invite you to Dulhorn Farm, near Weston-Super-Mare to celebrate their 3000th rally. We have live entertainment in the evenings, including “Soul in Motion”, Jay Rawlings and Damon Scott. We also hope to include a Quiz Night, Bingo , and Bouncy Castles for our young members.

Route: Leave M5 at junc 22 and follow signs to Weston-Super-Mare and brown tourist signs on A38. At next roundabout go left onto A370. Dulhorn Farm rally field is approx 1.25 miles on the right.

July 15th – 18th (Thur – Sun)
Fairford (No Air show)

Post Code:GL7 4DY (new postcode)

Rally Opens: 12.noon Thursday

Pitches: 38

Cost Per Night: £12.00

Deposit with rally slip: £5.00

Rally Officers: Malcolm & Brenda Pellatt
Tel: 07969 969966
e-mail: m.pellatt@blueyonder.co.uk

Although RIAT has unfortunately been cancelled this year we are going to run a small rally as planned. Fairford and the surrounding area is beautiful place to explore (and more peaceful without the noise of the Tattoo).The rally field is in a different field within the farm but also has a ‘pop up’ bar. Those who have booked are still welcome to join us but those who would like to come now there is no Tattoo please book in with the rally officer in the normal way

We look forward to seeing you there

August 6th – 8th
Shobdon Aerodrome,

Post code: HR6 9NR

Rally Opens: 1.00pm

Pitches: 20

Cost Per Night: £12.00

Deposit with booking slip: £5.00

Rally Officers: Brenda & Malcolm Pellatt
Mobile: 07969 969966

Free and easy weekend. Just sit back and
watch the activities on the airfield, or pop along to the Hotspur Café. Licensed Bar on site. How about a trial flight?
Pre-booking recommended.
All activities subject to Covid restrictions

Route: From Leominster, take A44 West towards Kington. Turn right onto A4110 and head to Mortimer’s Cross.
Turn left onto B4362 to Shobdon. Once in Shobdon, turn left to Aerodrome and follow Centre signs.

August 12th – 16th (Thurs – Mon)
Medmenham,Nr Marlow, Bucks.

Post code:

Rally Opens: 12.noon Thursday

Pitches: No Limit

Cost Per Night: £12.00

Deposit with booking slip: £5.00

Rally Officers: Phil & Tara Harris
Tel: 07702212342

A new site on the riverside at Medmenham, situated between the Thames-side towns of Henley & Marlow.
The rally field has a sandy beach, ideal for launching small boats or canoes on the Thames. Fishing also available.
Route: Approaching Oxford on the A40, leave the Woodstock Road roundabout at the first exit onto A44. Then first exit onto A34 southbound. In approx. 5 miles take exit for A4074 Cowley/Henley. In approx. 11 miles look for signs for Henley A4130. In approx. 11 miles take first exit at roundabout onto A4155 towards Marlow. Before Medmenham village, turn right into
layby with entrance gate to site. Follow track to riverside. Gate lock combination needed from Rally Officers.

August 26th – 31st (Wed – Tues)
Southern Centres, Walton-on-Thames

This event has been cancelled this year due to uncertainty surrounding covid restrictions.
See you in 2023

The 24th Biennial Southern Centres rally on the banks of the Thames has a full programme of entertainment, fun sports, Fete, Hot Food
incl cooked breakfasts, Licensed Bar.

Route: M4 West then M25 towards Gatwick. Leave M25 at junc 11 and go left to follow A317 to Weybridge. Then take A3050 to Walton-on-Thames. Continue through Walton still on A3050 and pass B369 (on right). Still on A3050 the site – Apps Court Farm will be on your left in approx 1 mile.

The Gloucestershire Centre will be in
“East Kent” lines

August 26th – 31st (Thurs – Tues)
East Dorset 35+1 Celebration
Upper Kingston Farm, Ringwood, Dorset

Rally Opens: 12 noon

Post Code: BH24 3BX

Cost: August 27th – 31st £77.50 including all entertainment
Extra night – August 26th @ £8.00

For more information and booking form visit:- www.eastdorset.org

Thursday: BINGO
Friday: Baron Von Schmidt Haus
Saturday: Variety Show
Sunday: “The Land Girls”, “The Talking Bird Collective”. Plus: Pub Quiz, Cream Teas, Dog Show, Church Service, Zumba, Heike’s Drum Circle.

Route: Follow B3347 south from Ringwood go straight over at Lidl roundabout and continue for about 0.5 mile to the filling station on the left. Turn left immediately after this into Moortown Lane, continue to Crowe Farm cross roads where you turn right. After 0.75 miles turn right and follow EDCC signs to site

September 9th – 13th (Thurs – Mon)
South West Region AGM
Exeter Racecourse

Post Code: EX6 7XS

Rally Opens: Thursday 12 noon

Cost: TBA

Deposit with booking Slip: £10.00

Rally Officers: John & Linda Heal
Tel: 01626 366860 or 07817 181420

e-mail: johnheal@blueyonder.co.uk

The South West Region AGM will take place on Saturday Sept11th at 2.00 p.m. Remember to bring your C&MC Membership Cards.

Exeter Racecourse is located just off the A38 (Exeter to Plymouth), five miles from the end of the M5 southbound and clearly signposted from all directions.
From Exeter on A38 (sp Plymouth) stay in the inside lane of Haldon Hill. Access is via a sharp turn left below the brow of the hill. If you are using SatNav, please use EX6 7XS postcode.

Saturday October 2nd @ 2.30pm
Gloucestershire Annual General Meeting

The Gloucestershire Centre AGM will be held at 2pm at Whitminster Village Hall

Directions: From Gloucester, take A38 southbound to Whitminster. At traffic lights near Whitminster Hotel, get in right lane and turn right. Whitminster Village Hall is immediately on your right.

From M5 Southbound, leave at junc 13 and go right to join A38 Northbound towards Gloucester. At top of hill in Whitminster, turn left at traffic lights.
Hall on right.
2022 RALLY HANDBOOK COVER Competition will take place prior to
start of AGM.

Saturday October 9th
St John’s Church Hall, Churchdown
Charity Sale and Coffee Morning

Please come and join us at our Centre Charity Coffee Morning and Table Sale at St John’s Hall from 12.00 noon. to 3.00 p.m.
Have Tea/Coffee, Cakes or a Bacon Sandwich with friends and look for bargains around our stalls. Help will be needed, as well as donations of cakes, books, DVD’s and quality bric-a-brac etc. for us to sell.
All profits will go to our Centre Charities, so if you can help in any way, please phone our Charity Officer Andrew Holmes on 07795 622777, or contact any Committee member.

Directions: From Gloucester, take B4063 to Churchdown. Turn right at second set of traffic lights and then right in St John’s Avenue. St John’s Church will be on the right. Large Car Park.

The Gloucester Centre is being run by a small but dedicated team of volunteers at the present time who are desperately needing some help to keep the centre running. We would be glad to hear from anyone with fresh ideas as to what is needed to make the centre more attractive to members new and old. We like to think we are a friendly bunch who enjoy our trips away for weekend and longer rallies with great friends we have made over the years.

October 16th -23rd (Sat – Sat)
Pentewen Sands Holiday Park

Post Code: Do not use sat nav it
will take you down unsuitable roads.

Rally Opens: 12 noon Saturday

Cost: 16.92 per night

Deposit with booking slip: £5.00
Balance must be paid by Sat 4th Sept

Rally Officers: Phil & Tara Harris
Tel: 07702212342
e0mail xk8phi@yahoo.co.uk

We holiday in this lovely part of Cornwall. Site has private beach, heated swimming pool, Shop, Fish & Chip Takeaway and Clubhouse with evening entertainment.
PLEASE NOTE: No dogs allowed on this site

Route: Take M5 to Exeter then A30 to the end
of Bodmin bypass. Turn left onto A391 s.p. St Austell. Keep on A391 and then join A390 at St Austell. Go right on the A390 around St Austell and then turn left onto B3273 for Mevagissey. Site is approx 4 miles just after Petrol Station.

DO NOT turn left signed Pentewan Village.

October 28th – 31st (thurs – Sun)
Apple Orchard Caravan Park.

Post Code: GL14 1PH

Rally Opens: 2pm Thursday

Pitches: 20

Cost Per Night: £18.00

Deposit with booking slip: £5.00

Rally Officers: Andrew & Loise Holmes
Tel: 07795 622777
e-mail: andrewholmes99@aol.com

There will be a “Trick or Treat” for the children on Friday evening. On Saturday we are invited to join the site owners in the Barn for a Halloween Party. Dress up in your spooky costumes and enjoy the fun. Best Fancy Dress competition and Window display for Centre Trophy. Rig up your external lights to light up the field.Food available in the on siteBar/restaurant
Route: From Gloucester, take A40 towards Ross then take A48 s.p. Chepstow. In approx. 6 miles, turn right s.p. Northwood Green/Grange Court. Follow this road to T junction and turn left Site on right in approx 300 yards.

November 14th – 19th (Sun – Fri)
Whitemead Forest Park, Parkend

Post Code: GL15 4LA
Rally Opens: 1.00pm Sunday
Pitches: 30
*Sorry now full, waiting list in operation*

Total Cost: £50.00
Deposit with booking slip: £5.00
Full payment must be received by Friday October 15th

Rally Officers: Graham & Ann Bevan
Tel: 07790 699582
e-mail: grahambevan1@hotmail.com

A relaxing 5 night midweek break at this first class site. All level, hardstanding pitches with electric. Superb facilities with Indoor Pool, Large Clubroom with Restaurant and Bars and a small shop.

Route: From Gloucester, A48 towards Chepstow. In Blakeney, pass through village before turning right into New Road for Parkend. Straight on for approx. 5 mile and enter Parkend. Straight ahead passing Woodman Pub on right, then after right hand bend, Whitemead entrance on left.
Follow Glos Centre signs to “The Meadow”.