Articles tagged E. L. Giles

Page 22 of December 1936 archive issue thumbnail Page 22, December 1936

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etta• /lewd BUGATTI OWNERS' CLUB The Welsh trial attracted nineteen The Welsh trial attracted nineteen starters in spite of the start being so far from town. Pen-y-Bryn is a tricky hill with three-quarters of a mile of slippery surface, which eaussd four failures. Treveriog was not troublesome and the whole entry sailed up, and Glynceiriog stopped only one car, though it had some nasty bends. The...

Page 17 of July 1945 archive issue thumbnail Page 17, July 1945

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WE HEAR Mr. Sheppard is building up quite a fleet of 2-cylinder Renault cars for future veteran events, and also possesses a 1910 Model-T Ford. Haining is disposing of his rebuilt 1928 "12/50 " Alvis and is completing another, based on a 1931 T.J. chassis. Meanwhile, his 1925 " 12/50 " Alvis motors as well as ever. F/Lt. C. M. Tait, who owned a 1987 14-litre Riley " Kestrel " before the war, is...

Page 30 of August 1937 archive issue thumbnail Page 30, August 1937

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ettao letawd ...??•?11?10PIP MIDLAND A.C. The 3..ladrestield Speed Trials had to be cancelled due to lack of entries— another reflection on the unfixedness of the fixtures. But that will not happen in the case of the next Shelsley-Walsh Hill-climb on September 11th. J.C.C. In connection with the Brooklands Members' Day of July 3rd, F. N. Crane (M.G.) gains a standard award, and Miss P. McOstrich...

Page 19 of June 1937 archive issue thumbnail Page 19, June 1937

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etta /1.4 KENT AND SUSSEX L.C.C. The first of the 1937 series of the always excellent Lewes speed trials was held on May 8th. Spectators arrived in plenty, many specials were being exercised and there were some fast runs, indeed the only thing missing was a spot of sunlight to warm and brighten this delightful spot on the downs above the sea. J. Lemon Burton made the fastest run of the afternoon...

Page 22 of September 1937 archive issue thumbnail Page 22, September 1937

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etia• lelawd ........?••1111111111119/ N.W. LONDON MOTOR CLUB At a recent Committee Meeting it was decided to make certain changes in the arrangements for the Fourth Annual Inter-Club Team Trial for the Sporting Life Team Trophy to be held on Saturday, the 9th October. It is felt that these changes will make the Trial more attractive and interesting to the competitors. The start of the Trial will...

Page 15 of September 1945 archive issue thumbnail Page 15, September 1945

Club News

We hear Major Souter has purchased Boddy 's "14/75" open sports Alvis, and hopes to race his 2-litre Bugatti as a sports car when sports-car racing is resumed. Chapman is running a "Red Label" 3-litre Bentley and a 1936 Riley "Sprite" saloon. A 1924 "14/40" Delage was sold last month in Sutton-under-Whitecliffe, in the shadow of Sutton Bank. Major A. L. Galloway has a 1924 Rolls-Royce "Silver...

Page 23 of February 1936 archive issue thumbnail Page 23, February 1936

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eta4 /lewd ??•••111111111111119r GREAT WEST M.C. The Great West Motor Club opened the 1936 season with its Hayward Trophy Trial on January 12. A seven-mile course was tackled twice, the start being from The Cricketerrs Arms, Bagshot. Bagshot Common caused much bother. F. A. Thatcher (M.G. Magnette) and W. L. Jackson (Frazer-Nash) were outstanding on the first section, and again on the second...

Page 30 of May 1934 archive issue thumbnail Page 30, May 1934

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eta, "MOTOR SPORT" CORRESPONDENCE CLUB. THE Club Library is growing apace. The following books are now available to members under the usual conditions "Full Throttle," "Ten Years of Motor Racing," " Flat Out" and "Motor Racing" four copies ; " Combat " and " The Lure of Speed" two copies ; " All Out," " Sicilian Circuit," " Wheels Take Wings," " Speed, the Life of Sir Malcolm Campbell," "The Life...

Page 20 of March 1938 archive issue thumbnail Page 20, March 1938

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etal/laced U.H. & U.L.M.C. The annual Cotswold Trial, which has earned a high place as one of the better trials embracing sensible hills and attracting a varied entry, was run off on February 6th. There were thirty-one entries, including A. F. Seroggs (touring Trojan), I. K. Nixon (Austin Seven), J. H. Plevy (Gwymie), G. N. Mansell and C. A. N. May (M.G.$), N. V. Terry (Frazer-NashB.M.W.), J...

Page 35 of October 1937 archive issue thumbnail Page 35, October 1937

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etiz4 /kali R.A.C. STEWARDS At the meeting of the General Council of the R.A.C. the following were appointed to act as stewards during the ensuing twelve months : Lord Cozens Hardy ; Rt. Hon. the Lord Weir of Eastwood ; the Hon. Sir Arthur Stanley ; Rev. E. P. Greenhill; Mr. M. G. W. Burton ; Mr. G. J. F. Knowles ; Lord Sempill ; Sir H. B. Shackleton ; Mr. Percy Short ; Lt.-Col. J. Sealy Clarke...

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