Caffeine & Machine gatherings

Caffeine & Machine Ettington, Stratford-upon-Avon

Caffeine & Machine is an eatery just south of Stratford which is described as the Ace Cafe of the Midlands.  It has a great reputation as a place to go with your car.  Whilst the venue is immensely popular, and getting in at the weekend requires a pre-booked ticket, these Tuesday gatherings will not require […]

Drive-it Day: Joint Meeting with Jensen Owners’ Club at Hever Castle

Hever Castle Edenbridge, Kent

The Jensen Owners’ Club has kindly invited BODA, together with a group of Midgets and Sprites, to join it for its Drive It Day event on Sunday 23rd April at Hever Castle in Kent; an historic country house with 13th century origins which was the seat of the Boleyn family from 1462 to 1539.  Vehicles […]

BRDC Silverstone lunch – Saturday 27th May

BRDC Clubhouse, Silverstone Towcester, Northamptonshire

Warwick Banks will very kindly be hosting a private lunch for BODA members and other Bristol car owners at the BRDC Clubhouse, Silverstone, on Saturday 27th May. This follows the similar lunch three years ago, just before the Covid lockdowns, commemorating 100 years since the birth of Tony Crook and again, earlier this year celebrating the […]

Heritage Trust at Aerospace Bristol

Aerospace Bristol Hayes Way, Patchway, Bristol

The Bristol Owners Heritage Trust will be inviting all Bristol owners to attend a gathering at the fascinating Aerospace Bristol June on 18 June, the highlight of which is Concorde a cutaway Bristol 403.  Further details to follow but, if previous events are anything to go by, exhibitors can be expected to receive complimentary entry […]

“Festival of the Dead” at Burghley House

Burghley House Stamford

Sunday 2nd July Whilst it can be hoped that Bristol motor cars will not remain out of production for much longer, BODA intends to participate in this celebration of “late” British car marques at Burghley House, Stamford, Lincolnshire PE9 3JY.  Further details to follow.

Silverstone Festival

BRDC Clubhouse, Silverstone Towcester, Northamptonshire

BODA has made enquiries about having a club stand at this increasingly popular event (previously known as the Silverstone Classic) for the first time.  Our participation will certainly depend upon the availability of sufficient volunteers.  Further details to follow.

Southport Classic & Speed

Southport Southport

2023 sees the third running of this event, organised by the Aintree Circuit Club. Southport, alongside Brighton, Bexhill and Blackpool, is one of Britain’s original motor sports venues.  The Aintree Circuit Club is working to commemorate that and of course continue to make history. At this stage BODA is seeking interest from members.  The expected […]

NEC Classic Car Show

Birmingham NEC Birmingham

BODA expect once again to be represented at the NEC in 2023.  Volunteers will most certainly be sought to help resource the stand over the three days and anyone wishing to display their car (we shall need three in total) is most welcome to submit their details at this early stage to James Calladine (treasurer@bristoloda.org […]