JEC Events for 2014


Event Date Venue
JEC Hill Climb at Prescott 18th May 2014 Prescott Hill Climb

Details

For the first time in our history we are holding an event at Prescott Hill Climb near Cheltenham.  Set in a beautiful location with views across the Cotswold countryside from the perimeter of the track and recently refurbished Club house.

The Paddock will be a hive of activity as cars line up ready for their run up the hill and then filter through to the carpark after their run. Standard car parking is also available for those who wish to just enjoy the specticle of a Jaguar only day at Prescott, certainly a sight to behold and sound to savour.

Th Club House will be open from 7am to serve breakfast and coffee before providing a two course buffet lunch which can be pre-booked finishing off the day offering afternoon tea and coffee. If the weather is good, why not take advantage of the views and the many idilic picnic spots and enjoy watching the varity of cars go up the hill, perfect sound track to a perfect lunch.

Runs up the hill will need to be pre-booked as space is limited. Runs cost £10 each, you can pre-book up to two runs and request more if you wish. If there is availablitity we will contact those who have indicated more runs up the hill.

 

Event Date Venue
JEC 30th Birthday Celebration 21st/22nd June 2014 Thoresby Hall

Details

Come and join the Jaguar Enthusiasts’ Club to celebrate 30 years. With a whole weekend of socialising and celebrations planned this is the must visit event of the year.

Turn up on Friday staying at the Thoresby Hall hotel, or alternatively camp or caravan on the spectacular grounds. If you are camping or caravaning (or staying near by) join us on Friday for a BBQ only £5 per person. This is a informal lighthearted gathering to start the weekend off.

Saturday we have a list of events and activities planned for your enjoyment throughout the day, all need to be prebooked. Browse the list below and book now to avoid dissappointment:

  • Coach trip to Newark £10 per person. Pick up at 10:30 am from Thoresby and return from Newark at 3pm).
  • Vintage bus trip to Retford and Thaimer Park 10 10:30am (duration approximately 2.5 hours).
  • Self drive visit to Gainsborough Model Railway £4 per head (route to be provided).
  • Self drive visit to the Vulcam bomber at Doncaster Airport (route to be provided). More information on this will becopme available nearer the event.
  • Golf: JEC birthday cup at Clloege Pines Golf Club £30 per person.

Saturday evening we are holding our “Birthday Bash” at the Riding Hall at Thoresby Park. Everyone is invited to come along and enjoy the atmosphere, live music from “Kick up the 80’s”, bar and Hog Roast. Pre-book your ticket now to enjoy everything this evening has to offer.

On the Sunday we have the main event with the day open FREE to members. Alongside Club favorites such as the Concourse, Pride and Joy competitions, Forums and Regional parking we have Jousting and Dog ‘n’ Duck displays and a full Jaguar Timeline

Pre- Booking is essential if you want to enter the Concours or Pride and Joy.

We have also arranged for a buffet lunch costing £10.50 a person in the Sherwood Restaurant and Afternoon Tea in the magnificent Blue Room for £9.95 per person. These also need to be pre-booked to avoid disappointment.

Non members can attend at a cost of £10 a car.

Most rooms at Warners have been booked but  we dont want you to miss the celebrations and so we have compiled a list of the reasonably priced hotels and B&B’s in the area as well as providing space for camping and caravaning for £10 per night.

For the JEC Jaguar Timeline we are still looking for the following models (similar models will be considered):

(Where 1 is indicated, this is as a reserve, should the primary choice fail to arrive. It is hoped that reserve cars will go onto the Model Forum Stands if not required for the Timeline).

If you would like to be considered for the Timeline, please contact Letitia Mace

Model
Jaguar/Daimler/SS
Number
Required
F-type Coupe 2
F-type Roadster 2
XKR-S 1
X150 XKR Coupe 1
X351 XJ Saloon 2
XF Saloon 1
X350 Super V8 LWB 1
X-type Estate 1
X-type Saloon 1
X308 XJ8 or Daimler LWB 2
X100 XK8/R 4.0 Coupe 1
X100 XK8/R 4.0 Convertible 1
X100 XK8/R 4.2 Coupe or Convertible 1
XJR-15 1
XJ220 1
XJS (late facelift) 1
XJR-S 1
XJ81 1
XJ40 Majestic 1
XJ12 Series 3 1
XJ6 Series 3 1
XJ-S Pre-HE 1
XJ Series 2 Coupe 1
XJ12 Series 1 1
E Type Ser III 2+2 FHC 1
Daimler DS420 Limousine or Hearse 1
XJ6 Series 1 1
340 1
240 1
420G 1
Daimler 420 Sovereign 1
S-type (Classic 1960’s model) 2
Mark X 1
Lightweight E-type 1
Daimler SP250 1
Daimler Majestic (Major) 1
Mark VIII 1
Lister Knobbly 1
XKSS 1
D-type 1
C-type 2
Mark VII 1
XK120 (alloy bodied) 1
Mark V 1
Mark IV 1
SS100 2
SS90 1
SS Jaguar 2 1/2 Litre 1
SS Jaguar 1 1/2 Litre 1
SS2 2
SS1 1
Swallow various

 

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