Gatherin 'O' The Clans

Date : 22nd-23rd June 2024

Time : TBA

Venue : Grampian Museum of Transport

Contact : Secretary

Info : No date has been confirmed for this event as of yet but there has been a proposal put fwd by Aberdeen MGOC as follows

1.                  Gathering of the Clans is held on Saturday June 22nd at
the Grampian Transport Museum,
<>  The Museum is located in Alford, approximately 23
miles due west of Aberdeen.  It has a short purpose-built oval circuit so we
could hold parade laps and other demonstrations if required. There is a
grandstand for spectators and plenty of room in the grounds.  I have
provisionally booked the museum for the whole weekend of 22nd / 23rd June

2.                  There will be the usual catering available on site and
GTM have suggested they could do a barbecue or even a hog roast for us,
subject to numbers – note though that this would be at extra cost.

3.                  We thought that people coming a distance would possibly
like to make a weekend of it and could come up Friday and stay in one of the
Hotels in the village (I will try and negotiate a reduced rate if there is
sufficient interest) or in one of the many different hotels nearby.  

4.                  There would be an option to also stay over on the
Saturday night - we could possibly arrange an evening get together / dinner
if there was sufficient interest and depending on where most folk are

5.                  On Sunday morning, we plan to assemble in the Museum car
park for a scenic road run of approximately 40 miles out to Balmoral Castle
where you could (probably) visit the Castle, a photo opportunity in front of
the Castle, refreshments / lunch in the café and then disperse home.

6.                  Estimated cost for the weekend will be around £25 per
car (excluding entry to Balmoral – this cost to be confirmed) which will
include entry for 2 people to GTM and the Tea Room. As you will see on the
GTM website, 2023 entry to the Museum is £12 per person.    

PLEASE NOTE :  Once booked you will be liable for any costs incurred in your name by the Club. See CANCEL EVENT BOOKING on left.

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