| Triumph for Monte car at Braehead - 18 January
Brian Telfer and Douglas Anderson from the Monte organising team with Dolomite
Braehead Shopping Centre featured the Triumph Dolomite 135 of Jim
Wilson on the main shopping area, promoting the forthcoming Monte Carlo
Historique Glasgow Start on Thursday 23rd from Paisley Abbey. Jim
however will be driving his Standard Triumph 10 to Monte Carlo. See it at the Blythswood Hotel here
Telfer and Douglas Anderson were on hand to answer questions and hand
out flyers telling shoppers about all the activities lined up this
On Tuesday 21st there will be a special showing of 'Linwood no More' by Paul Coulter in the Paisley Arts Centre. For more information click Here,
On Wednesday 22nd the pre gala dinner at the Blyhswood Hotel will feature special guests and rallying legends Paddy Hopkirk and Rosemary Smith.
celebrates a 50th anniversary double. In 1964 Paddy Hopkirk and Henry
Liddon drove a mini cooper S all the way from Minsk of all places, to a
win on the Monte, and Linwood's Hillman Imp celebrates the 50th
anniversary of production starting at Linwood, and of course became the
competition car of choice for Rosemary Smith around the same time!
and hear some great stories, no doubt with those off camera extras that
the drivers had to deal with in those 'old school' rallying days.
You don't need to be an entrant to the rally to join the dinner
party. Anyone interested in historic classic rallying is welcome.
Tickets cost £35 and Janet Garner is the contact for tickets for the dinner. Her email address is firstname.lastname@example.org. An evening not to be missed
Updated 18 January 2014