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Romsey Restorations bought by Club Members

Romsey Restorations bought by Club Members

            Classic Car Company Romsey Restorations has recently been bought by LHCCC members St.John West and Martin Biggs. Romsey Restorations has be trading from its current premises on Romsey Trading Estate for 27 years and has earned an enviable reputation for all aspects of the care and restoration of classic...
Titchfield Carnival 2014

Titchfield Carnival 2014

As usual Chris Cooke laid on a great event with over 100 classic cars, about 35% coming from our club, well done
Jim's Panhard  (his Story)

Jim’s Panhard (his Story)

OK–  I enclose some  photos . as said   the car looked  ok  from 30 feet away… Once the  paint was off it an ugly truth came to the light–old  ‘get-it-thru -an-MOT-  1970’s bodgery panel gaps that  were uneven, dings, ripples, creases in panels, but most especially corrosion of epic proportions in the ( water-trap) sill...
Silverstone Classic July 2014

Silverstone Classic July 2014

Two dozen Club members attended the Silverstone Classic, where we had our own stand. The general view was the event was superb, great value, very entertaining and well organised.              
New Meeting Venue for Club Meetings

New Meeting Venue for Club Meetings

Please be advised that all future meetings of the club will now be held at Strawberry Field Tavern Locks Heath District Centre, Southampton SO31 6DX   2nd Thursday each month at 1930 hours
Locks Heath Shopping Centre Display 2014

Locks Heath Shopping Centre Display 2014

Great turnout to raise funds for Discovery Sailing Trust.
Castle Coombe Retro Day June 2014

Castle Coombe Retro Day June 2014

Some hardy members made the run to Castle Coombe for the Classic & Retro Day on Saturday despite very heavy rain and then back again on Sunday for the Magic Day in Aid of the Teenage Cancer Trust, where we helped raise £10k.  
Less Hay More Speed - Nick Revels Hill-climbing

Less Hay More Speed – Nick Revels Hill-climbing

A great weekend at Gurston Speed Hill Climb, great weather and some good time were posted.Here are some photos of how to Hill Climb , Nick Revels style otherwise know as Farmer Giles in his hairdressers car.                                    ...
Inaugural Club Treasure Hunt and BBQ

Inaugural Club Treasure Hunt and BBQ

Well the weather stayed good for our first ever Club BBQ, this was preceded by a Treasure Hunt, which was organised by Neil and a good job too. Here with some photos to remember a great day
Heritage Insurance

Heritage Insurance

     News February 2014   New insurance benefits for Locks Heath Classic Car Club members through Heritage Insurance   The Locks Heath Classic Car Club is pleased to announce that it has negotiated a deal with specialist insurance broker, Heritage Classic Car Insurance, securing discounted insurance premiums for club members.   Locks Heath Classic...
Nicks Mini

Nicks Mini

  Mini sprite shell, full roll cage, buckets , harnesses, mini clubman style fibreglass flipfront, Mighty Mini Challenge spec suspension and brakes, A+ series 1380cc stage 4 engine, 100BHP & 100Ft/lB , alloys , miglia arches and lots personal touches.
For Sale

For Sale

For sale 91 neon project, needs a panels , rear valence (Included) and passenger sill , small hole in front passenger arch , includes all glass, doors ,3 boots, steel removable front , 1275 engine and all ancillaries , replica 3 leg cage, cobra buckets and a shed load of spares. Complete with log book,...