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MAC Annual Awards with Andy Green.

EVENT REPORT: Annual Awards

MAC ANNUAL AWARDS AT STANBROOK ABBEY The Club’s Annual Awards celebration took on a new twist in honour of the 2016 trophy winners. It took the form of a prosecco reception in the magnificent surroundings of Stanbrook Abbey just a few miles south of Worcester. All the trophies were displayed together with a full loop […]

MAC and the RAC agree to Work Together

Midland Automobile Club and the RAC agree to Work Together   With the history of the RAC and the Midland Automobile Club (MAC) being intrinsically linked since 1901 when MAC became the first club to affiliate to the Automobile Club of Great Britain – which went on to become the Royal Automobile Club in 1907 […]

Gill Dayson Leaves the MAC

It is with a great mixture of emotions that I have to announce my departure from the Midland Automobile Club, as I have a new job elsewhere starting in the New Year. I have been very happy for a very long time here, but nothing stays the same forever, and it feels like the right […]

2017 Calendar now Available

Shelsley Walsh 2017 Calendar is now available showcasing some of the best photos from our 2016 events. The calendar includes the 2017 Shelsley Walsh dates to help you to plan your season. (Dates are correct at time of going to press). You can now buy the calendar via our website http://www.shelsley-walsh.co.uk/shop/item.asp?c=12&si=10241 All calendars are to order and […]

Andy Green to be Guest of Honour at MAC Awards

Wing Commander Andy Green – World Land Speed Record Holder – to be Guest of Honour at the MAC Annual Awards and President’s Dinner MAC is delighted to have secured the services of Andy Green as guest speaker at the President’s dinner on 7th January. Andy is currently working hard on the Bloodhound Project which […]

New Years Day Walk and Brunch at The Hill

The informal Annual New Years Day Walk up the hill is being planned. Usual procedures as the last few years, Trefor would appreciate it if you could email him in advance if you are planning to come and how many of you. He will open the restaurant at 9.30am for hot beverages, 10am to 1pm […]

EVENT REVIEW – RAC Rally Of The Tests

A wonderful late afternoon event on the 5th November as 100 cars came to Shelsley Walsh for a test on the hill in the twighlight after an 8am start from Bristol. Spectators lined the paddock as the cars came through, with the first one arriving at 3.15pm and the last car at 5.15pm. Lots of […]

Mike Hall

It’s with great sadness that we let you know that Mike Hall passed away on Saturday 29th October after a long struggle with Parkinson’s Disease. Committal will take place at Rowley Regis Crematorium on Friday 11th November at 10.30am. Everyone is then welcome to the family home in Romsley for refreshments and to share fond […]

RAC Rally Of The Tests Comes To Shelsley Walsh

November 2016 will see the RAC Rally Of The Tests return to the historic regularity rallying calendar, retaining its traditional and authentic format. The 2016 RAC Rally of the Tests, in association with the Historic Endurance Rally Organisation (HERO) and the Royal Automobile Club, will see 100 competitors enter an epic three-day drive from Bournemouth […]

Breakfast Club. Credit: Mark Constanduros

EVENT REPORT: October Breakfast Club

The final breakfast club took place last Sunday with glorious sunshine and a full paddock. The atmosphere was like an end of term party, lots of people meeting up with friends and bringing their families. There were classics cars to supercars and some classic motorbikes too, all taking the last opportunity to meet at Shelsley […]