Rover through the years


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Goodwood revival, the best classic car show anywhere and a magical step back in time. 1960s saloon car race,  typical of the Goodwood weekend, and they don't hold back! Goodwood recreates the Earls Court Motorshows of the 1950s & 60s You get within touching distance of some very expensive machinery in the paddock.
Star of Sandringham 2018, a 1901 de Dion Bouton from Yorkshire. A London to Brighton veteran. MG & best other classic winners, how the owner of both keeps their engine bays absoultely dust free is a mystery to us all. A very busy Sandringham Charity Day with almost 100 classics on display. Marking the 50th anniversary of Banham Zoo,  1960s club cars parade around the park.  Another first for the club.
Some of the party that visited Hampton Court Palace on Ladies Day Out 2018. Part of the extensive gardens at Hampton Court. The famous members club house at Brooklands, the venue for the 2018 P6ROC National with N&NROC cars present. Aerial photo of the Brooklands banked racetrack with the later Vickers aircraft factory runway running across, c1950.
Neatishead Radar Museum with the undrground control bunker between the mess building and the radar dish. The long range radar dish up close, now a protected 'Monument' as part of military history. Happisburg  lighthouse light, up close ...... ...... and the view from the top of the tower.
Gressenhall's 1899 Panhard LeVassor, star of our Sandringham Charity Day in 2017 Winner of the Rover class at the show, and at Roverfest, an immaculate P2 This stunning Mercedes 220/8 was chosen as best in its class ...... was this concourse Riley 1500
Ladies day mystery trip around Norfolk on Eastons classic coach a 1958 Bedford SB Duple Vaga. First stop, Langham Glass workshop for a demonstration of glass making..... .... and then lunch with our brilliant driver Colin. Last stop Sheringham station on the North Norfolk Railway which takes you back to the 1950s.
East Kirkby Mid Lincs Rover rally from control tower  by special permission. Maldon classic car show on the Blackwater estury - 1000 cars. The Century of Rover Cars display at Strumpshaw, which won best car club ... ... and the trophy we were awarded.
Gressenhall, alonside their Panhard - the oldest running car in Norfolk. Wallcott church from East Ruston Vicarage Gardens. The owners drop head Bentley at the Vicarage Gardens. A different and fascinating view at turn, and there are many.
Drive it Day road run to Carlton Colville Transport museum. Tram and Trolleybus rides were taken by members. A period rural street scene and station recreated at the museum with club cars. We were allowed to park our classics around the museum's streets alongside their own exhibits.
Stand team at the 2017 NEC Restoration Show Never mind horse power.  1 man power - Glen  works in the engine bay of the Hearse The 2017 N&NROC club stand.  827 Stirling and P5 Hearse plus V8 engine. P4 based JET1 replica.  Attracted large crowds when the gas turbine was run up.
The NNROC Rover team come second out of eight teams in MG club quiz at Caistor. Over forty members enjoy our 2016 Christmas meal at Lynford Hall. The venue for our meal.  The splendid Lynford Hall, a gem hidden within Thetford Forest. Nigel toast the assembled party at Lynford
Club line-up at Strumpshaw Working street organ This is how it used to be, on display at Strumpshaw Club car at the SD1 National, Chateau Impney Hotel Droitwich Spa
Lynford Hall courtyard At mid norfolk Railway
The proud stand team at the NEC  Restoration Show On the way to the NEC  in convoy with the NCVC Chairman's recently restored P6 3500S, still running in but driven to the show The one and only P5 Hearse, being restored from the shell up.
40th ballons At mid norfolk Railway
Members and guests enjoy the Christmas party at the Oaklands Hotel - - a fitting close to our anniversary year.
Guess the club anniversary ! Club cars & others take over Sheringham for the town's annual car show.
Lynford Hall courtyard At mid norfolk Railway
Under the wing of an air force 'Varsity' at Flixton on 75th Anniversary of Battle of Britain day. Listening to the 'Super Swing Big Band' in front of the Lighning and Harrier Jump Jet at Flixton. Anothrt part of the club display at Flixton, 'flying the club flag'. At the Mid Norfolk Railway, Dereham.
John Wallett entering Lynford Hall Lynford Hall courtyard Lynford dining room David Clayton
Rover Through The Years anniversary display at the Forum, Norwich. St Peter Mancroft church in front of the Forum display, one of 30 churches in the city. Club cars at Norwich Cathedral in the 1980s, minus the trees! Recreated 1980s scene for the club's 40th anniversary.  Spot those from the earlier photo.
John Wallett entering Lynford Hall Lynford Hall courtyard Lynford dining room David Clayton
John Wallett arriving at Lynford Hall for the 40th anniversary celebration lunch Part of 25 car display in front of the Hall Club members enjoying their celebration lunch at Lynford Guest speaker, Radio Norfolk's presenter  David Clayton in full flow at Lynford
Rover thro' years disp East Kirkby
'Rover Through the Years' display
100 years of Rover cars
With the Mayor of  King's Lynn at the classic car show on the town's Heritage Open Day   Club cars  in front of Avro Lancaster 'Just Jane' at East Kirkby Event Secretary admiring new club banner at Norfolk Showground
Wing Cdr. Ken Wallis & Glen Read with Glen's P2 at Reymerston Hall Ken Wallis flys the Autogyro for the club at the visit to Reymerston P3 at Newmarket Two Counties Show Chairman's P4 100 at Hunstanton

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