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This is the latest press release for the Vintage Sports car Club’s flagship event at Prestcott Hill this weekend. As always, do think about signing up as an event marshal to confirm the VSCC’s view that ex-Forces people are the very best at this sort of job!

 

 

VSCC event at Prestcott Hill event this weekend
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VSCC vintage sports car racing at Prestcott HIll
A great shot of the paddock where visitors can talk to the drivers and inspect the cars.

 

This weekend, 4 & 5 August the Vintage Sports-Car Club will be celebrating our 80th Anniversary since the Club first ran at Prescott in 1938, by hosting Round 5 of our Speed Championship at Prescott Speed Hill Climb, Nr Gotherington, Gloucestershire.

This phenomenal Event covers two days, with 250 Vintage and Pre-war cars in action throughout the weekend. We are also thrilled to welcome a collection of Vintage cars with some amazing Prescott history which will line up on Anniversary Row to aid in the celebration of our 80th Anniversary at Prescott. There will also be a parade of Vintage cars going up the Hill on Saturday.

The Clubhouse will be serving up some excellent hot and cold drinks and food options. The opening hours are as follows:

Friday 1200 hrs – 2300 hrs
Saturday 0700 hrs – 2300 hrs
Sunday 0700 hrs – 1900 hrs

Bonhams will be serving up their traditional Hog Roast on Saturday from 1700 hrs, featuring live entertainment from the Eureka jazz band. From 1800 hrs onwards on Saturday, the Clubhouse will be serving up dinner with live music until 2300 hrs.

For adults who won’t be driving this weekend, a Gin Festival will be serving up some fantastic drinks all weekend.

Entry on the gate is £25.00 for Adults for Saturday or Sunday, £40.00 for a Weekend ticket, with Under 16’s going Free.

To find out the full schedule of what’s on over the weekend please visit www.VSCCPrescott.co.uk

Saturday 4 August

Practice Commences – 0830 hrs
Lunch Break – 1215 hrs – 1315 hrs
Parade – 1230 hrs – 1300 hrs
Practice Continues – 1315 hrs
Practice Ends – 1730 hrs
Sunday 5 August

Bicycle Race – 0845 hrs
Timed Runs Commence – 0915 hrs
Lunch Break – 1230 hrs – 1330 hrs
Timed Runs Continue – 1330 hrs
Timed Runs End – 1730 hrs

 

VSCC event at Prestcott Hill vintage racing car event
One up and bags of smoke: plenty to see at Prestcott Hill this weekend

 

Words and photos via the VSCC

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