recent events

NOGGIN & NATTER

19 MAY 2024

Once again, many thanks to Ken Byrne for the wonderful photos of our recent meeting at Stepaside Golf Centre.

OCTAGON RUN

11 MAY 2024

The annual Octagon Run was attended by 20 people and 13 cars.

Thanks to Ken Byrne for the photos of our recent run from Portmarnock to Ardgillan Castle, followed by lunch in Balbriggan Golf Club.

The Octagon Cup was presented to Michael Jordan.

We hope you enjoy this video of the Run, beautifully filmed by Ben Clay.

NOGGIN & NATTER & GLENCREE RUN

24 MARCH 2024

Thirty-six people attended our recent Noggin & Natter meeting, followed by a run through the Sally Gap to Glencree Reconciliation Centre. Thank you to Ken for the photos below.

Noggin & Natter 

18 February 2024

Forty-two people, including 7 non-members, attended our recent Noggin & Natter meeting in Stepaside.

The sun shone and the weather was mild, which no doubt encouraged the excellent turnout.

Many thanks to Ken for the lovely photos.

42nd ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

Thirty-six members attended the 42nd AGM of the Club at The Gathering Grounds cafe, Kilternan. Subsequent to the elections, the officers and committee remain as last year, apart from the departure of Paul O'Brien, whose place on the Committee has been filled by Bryan Strahan.

The Person of the Year award was won by the Hon. Sec. Noel Willis, while the Attendance Award was given to Chairman Alan Haugh. The Best Car award was attained by James Abbott. The meeting finished with tea, coffee, biscuits and a chat. Thank you to all those who attended. 

Visit to Marino Casino

4th November 2023

Eighteen members attended a very interesting visit to the Marino Casino, following soup and sandwiches in Clontarf Golf Club and a short run along the coast.

Many thanks to Ken and Alan for organising this event and to Ken for the photos.

ANNUAL TOUR, CONNEMARA

3rd-5th September 2023

For this year's annual tour, 58 people and 29 MGs and one Triumph TR3A enjoyed the wonderful hospitality of the Renvyle House Hotel in county Galway.

Along the Wild Atlantic Way, one route visited Killary Harbour and Leenaun, Louisburg and Westport, while another went south to Clifden along the Sky Road, then to Roundstone and finished back at Kylemore Abbey. The weather was perfect, which topped off a terrific trip for all.

Many thanks are due to the organisers Geoff Seymour and Noel Willis.

A massive thank you to Ben Williams from Renvyle House for these lovely images

Many thanks to our Members who submitted these gorgeous shots

BBQ, GLENCULLEN

7 JULY 2023

Over thirty people attended our annual barbeque in the Glencullen Adventure Park (GAP).

The weather obliged, the food was lovely and a very relaxing evening was had by all.

Many thanks to Geoff Seymour for his work in organising this event.


EVENING RUN, WEST WICKLOW

9 JUNE 2023

 Thirteen classic cars and thirty peopletook part in a scenic evening run along the Blessington lakes in west Wicklow. We finished up with a tasty dinner in the Hollywood Cafe. Many thanks to Geoff and Ken for their work on the route.


OCTAGON TOUR

14 MAY 2023

Twenty cars and thirty people took part in this year's event. Setting off from Rathcoole, we then drove 100km cross-country to Lough Boora Discovery Park, Offaly. The Visitors' Centre and talk was very interesting and informative and we walked and took in the lovely views on such a fine day. After a thirty-minute drive, we ate a lovely lunch at the Tullamore Court Hotel. A really enjoyable day was had by all.

RUN TO GLENMALURE, WICKLOW

16 APRIL 2023

A few pictures from our run through Roundwood, Laragh and finishing for food and beverages at Glenmalure, Co Wicklow.

RUN TO KILMACURRAGH, WICKLOW

5 MARCH 2023

Here are some photos from our recent run to the National Botanic Gardens at Kilmacurragh, Co Wicklow.

41st ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

Forty-six members attended the 41st AGM of the Club at Kilternan Parish Centre. Following the elections, the officers and committee remain as last year, apart from the addition of Ken Byrne. Ken replaces Eamon Moore, who sadly passed away in January. Prizes were awarded and a convivial chat washad over tea, coffee and biscuits.

AFTERNOON TEA

5 NOVEMBER 2022

Thirty-four people and 17 classic cars

took part in a run through Wicklow,

ending with a lovely afternoon tea in Woodenbridge.

Many thanks to Oliver Deacon for the wonderful photos.

OCTOBER RUN

1 OCTOBER 2022

There was an excellent turnout for our Saturday run

along the Wicklow coast and inland through

Rathdrum and Glenmalure. We finished up with a

tasty burger and chips meal in

Byrne & Woods Bar & Restaurant, Roundwood.


RIAC Picnic in Marlay Park

21 July 2022

Many of our members attended this RIAC event.

Many thanks to Oliver Deacon for the wonderful photos.


OCTAGON RUN 29 MAY 2022

About twenty cars took part in a very successful run, 

including a lovely lunch and a tour of Mount Lucas Wind Farm, Co Offaly.

Many thanks indeed to Ben Clay for making the brilliant video below.

RUN 6MARCH 2022

About twelve cars took part in our rescheduled run through beautiful Wicklow 

on Sunday 6th March. We ended up visiting the National Botanic Gardens in Kilmacurragh.

NEW YEAR'S DAY RUN

1 JANUARY 2022

A great turnout, a lovely run through the country roads of Wicklow and beautiful weather! 

Once again, thanks to Geoff and Noel for organising.

AFTERNOON TEA, ARKLOW BAY HOTEL

7 NOVEMBER 2021

A scrumptious afternoon tea followed

a glorious, sunny drive along Wicklow's coast.

Many thanks to Geoff for organising this event.

SUMMER BBQ, GLENCULLEN ADVENTURE PARK (GAP)

23 JULY 2021

52 people (& several dogs) enjoyed a

tasty meal in beautiful surroundings.

Many thanks to Geoff Seymour

for his work in organising this event.

Noggin & Natter, 20 June 2021

Twenty cars and about 30 people

attended our first Noggin & Natter

meeting in almost a year.

It was terrific to be back and

everyone is looking forward to

the events still to come this year.

EVENING RUN, 14 AUGUST 2020

Another fantastic turnout for an evening

drive through beautiful Wicklow.

Noggin & Natter, 19 July 2020

A terrific turnout from our members in sunny Stepaside,

with delicious refreshments and a chance to catch-up.

All in a socially distanced way of course!

Christmas cake, cars & camaraderie!

New Year's Day 2020

Noggin & Natter and a run through South Dublin and North Wicklow

A very successful AGM

January 2020

Into the West: Annual Tour 2019