Post Christmas Run

Our Post Christmas Run will take place this coming Sunday 15th January meeting at the Maldron Hotel Oranmore @ 12 noon and departing @ 12.30pm. On leaving the Hotel turn left heading for Carnmore Cross, turn right at the lights onto the Monivea road (R339) and continue on until the junction with the Athenry/Tuam road. Turn right here onto the road towards Athenry (R347), from Athenry we will then continue on towards Craughwell and return to Galway on he old Dublin road (R446).  This will be a run only as no lunch has been arranged. Feel free to join and … Read more

Pre Christmas Run

Sunday, 27th November 2022 Meeting at 12 noon at Maldron Hotel, Oranmore. Departing at 12.30pm. Lunch organised in the Meadow Court Hotel, Loughrea at 2pm.  The run will go to Carnmore Cross, turning right onto the Monivea Road, onto Athenry via the R347 and then onto Loughrea via the R348. Please text or phone Victor on 087 988 1036 if you and any guests are having lunch as he needs to pass on numbers to the hotel.  

NCT Regulations for Vintage Cars

Note: This refers to the current rules. There are proposed changes to this. See here The following information which we have received from the RSA will be of particular interest to members and all vintage car enthusiasts. SI No 567 of 2009 Road Traffic (National Car Test) Regulations Cars first registered prior to 1st January 1980 are NOT subject to testing. Cars over 10 years old and first registered after 1st January 1980 must now be tested  EVERY YEAR. This came into effect on 1st June 2011. Vintage cars used for hire or reward (a small public service vehicle—SPSV) must be … Read more