Category: Club Nights

Playstation Results

The Olympic themed medalists from the September club night were:   Gold:    Zach Varah Silver:  Barry Lindsay Bronze: Neil Varah

Novemeber club night- A visit to the Carlisle Pirelli Factory

The November Club night (1st) will be a visit to the Carlisle Pirelli Factory. Members wishing to come along to the tour to follow the making of a tyre from raw material to finished product. The evening has been arranged with the thanks of…

Treasure Hunt (7th of June 2012)

By Barry Lindsay This year’s event started from Surrone House, Hotel in Gretna run by our organisers and last year’s winners John & Christine Ross. Nine crews turned out on another wet summers night. (Must be a record… nine crews not a wet summer’s…

Pathfinders Results

By Geoffrey Harkness Starting at Westlinton, nine crews plotted a route that would take them by Hopesike wood, Oakbank then across to Chapelknowe before a short loop, then back down via Englishtown to Glinger Bank. The next section was up to Evertown across to…

View from the Top (or the pitfalls of poor preparation)

By Mark Taylor The plan was simple. Turn up on time (not easy for this pairing) exchange the usual “pleasantries” with the Editor, then try to make a simple concept complicated! After all no-one wants to actually win this event due to the forfeit…

Talk and Demonstration by EMMU

On August 4th Spadeadam hosted ‘The North East and Cumbrian Motor Club’s get together’. We invited EMMU rescue unit to show us some of what they can do.

Club Night Autotest (7th of July 2011)

By Barry Lindsay The July club night was the 2nd Autotest of the year and in new field at Longpark, Scaleby. After some wet weather the event looking doubtfull but after touring the farm the night before, it was agreed that the newly cut…

August Club Night – Thursday 4th of August 2011

Spadeadam Motor Club are hosting the next North East and Cumbrian Motor Clubs Get Together Thursday the 4th of August. A Demonstration and Talk by: http://www.emmu.co.uk An opportunity to learn more about the role of the rescue units and a chance to get together…

Pathfinders Results

1st       Yvonne Petry & Geoffrey Harkness      11 Clues  47 Miles 2nd     Neil Thomlinson & Paul Scott               8 Clues  43 Miles 3rd      Christine & John Ross                             7 Clues  46 Miles 4th      Neil & Zach Varah      …

Indoor Autotest *

October Club night was held at our new club night venue, Skitby just outside Smithfield. Richard Thomson organised a brilliant course for members to attempt using one of Richards remote control Rwd mini’s. Previously we blamed the floor at Brampton for the cars to…

Playstation Night

By Barry Lindsay The September Club night was held in the Workshop of Keith & Peter Taylor at Smithfield. As well as the Playstations a very entertaining evening looking at and sitting in the three rallycars for those that wanted. Thanks again to Keith…

Spadeadam Summer Autotest & BBQ – Sunday 15th August

Sunday Afternoon Autotest Followed by a BBQ  (if wanted). Spectators and Friends all welcome for a get-together. To be held at Longpark, Scaleby. Autotest starts 1 pm. What is an Autotest? The aim of these events is to negotiate a planned route around various…