Chateau Impney hill climb – July 2017

July saw a new venue for the North Midlands Region, as we visited the Château Impney Hill Climb.  Château Impney was built in 1873 by John Corbett in the style of a Louis XIII château, as a present for his wife who was of French/Irish descent.  The first hill climb was…

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European Trip – July 2017

By Niccola ‘Gas Monkey’ Botwright, South East Region   Only being a member of the MR2 Drivers’ Club for around a year, I first found out about the Euro trip from the red Club events flyer, given to me by Richard Pells at my first ever meet with the South…

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Midlands drive-out – April 2017

On 2 April, Richard Davies organised a brilliant drive-out of about 50 miles for us and we had great weather. We started at  Halfpenny Green Vineyard (DY7 5EP), enjoying a breakfast sandwich and coffee (we weren’t allowed to start on the wine!) before our run. We then drove via Bridgenorth, following  the…

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