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150th Birthday Celebrations for J D Siddeley

Posted in Events on the 10th May 2016 at 2:21pm.

Lord Kenilworth was the guest of honour at the celebrations organised by our central area to mark the 150th birthday anniversary of John Davenport Siddeley, the founder of Armstrong Siddeley Motors. The event was held over the bank holiday weekend of 1st...

Daffodil Run for Southern Area

Posted in Events on the 6th May 2016 at 10:05pm.

On Sunday the 17th April, five pre-war Armstrong Siddeley cars gathered at the New Inn, Heckfield, just south of Reading, along with an assortment of other makes at the start of the charity run in aid of the Macmillan Nurses. This...

S. Midlands Area Drive It Day Report

Posted in Events on the 25th April 2016 at 4:18pm.

"I counted them all out, and I counted most of them back..." Ian Leighton-Boyce's comments on the recent South Midlands Spring run. 8 Armstrong Siddeleys left the cafe on Kemble Aerodrome on a bright and sunny morning with a very comprehensive set...

Siddeleys Join Cotswolds Run

Posted in Events on the 20th April 2016 at 10:52pm.

For the first time in several years, two Siddeleys took part in the recent Corinium Run which is organised by the Cirencester Car Club. Apart from a 1931 Riley and a 1941 Cadilac, Paul Coomb's Whitley and Brian Dickenson's Star were...

South Midlands Area Enjoy Nature, Art and Siddeleys

Posted in Events on the 3rd March 2016 at 7:57pm.

My Whitley was re-united with a distant "cousin" when the South Midlands group met at Wallsworth Hall near Gloucester last weekend. Eight other club members (plus 2 of their friends) braved the freezing weather to start off the new club season...

ASOC Central Area 3rd Annual Spring Rally

Posted in Events on the 17th February 2016 at 3:41pm.

All are welcome at our third Annual Spring Rally, which takes place at the Moira Canal Festival, Moira Furnace, Furnace Lane, Moria DE12 6AT on the weekend of the 21st – 22nd May 2016 This weekend is in conjunction with the Coventry branch...

Central Area 2016 Events Calendar

Posted in Events on the 11th January 2016 at 12:05pm.

The club's Central Area, organised by Maurice Smith, have excelled themselves this year in planning no less that 21 events. One of the highlights will be the two-day visit to Kenilworth Castle in early May. The castle was the one-time home...

Siddeleys On The London To Brighton Run

Posted in Events on the 15th November 2015 at 9:19pm.

Autumn Ambles 2015

Posted in Events on the 5th November 2015 at 4:50pm.

Traditionally several areas hold short fun-runs/rallies at this time of year. This year's “Autumn Ambles” were held in the South Midlands Area and also the Southern area both over a really fine weekend in mid-October. The South Midlands area run started and...

Armstrong Siddeleys In The Isle Of Wight

Posted in Events on the 25th October 2015 at 8:22pm.

Once again September saw the staging of the International Classic Car Extravaganza on the Isle of Wight organised by Victor Gallucci. Now in its 14th year, Vic produced an even bigger Show with a very large and impressive line up of...