Alvis Day, Heston (June 16th)



Alvis Day organised by the Alvis Owner Club in conjunction with the Alvis Register had a record crowd this year. More than 200 car owners and a total of over 400 people, from far and near, attended. Members came from places as remote as Leeds and Blackburn, and even one member from Sierra Leone was present!

A record number of over 180 Alvis cars, from the oldest to the latest models, were on display. Prizes in the competitive events were presented by Mr. S. C. H. Davis, Patron of the club, the winners being as follows:


Pre-1933 Models: W. Edgar (1932 12/60).

1933-1940 Models: G. Barfoot Care (1938 Speed Twenty-five).

Post-war Models: D. Andrews-Roberts (1949 TA14).

Driving Tests:

Pre-1933 Models: W. Edgar (1932 12/60).

1933-1940 Models: A. James (1937 Speed Twenty-five) and N. Routledge (1933 Speed Twenty SpeciaI) — tie.

Post-war Models: R. Brearley (1952 3-litre).