Melbourne Airfield – Working party – 23 May 2021

From Robert Newlove:

This Sunday (10th May) a working party, carried out some preparation work on Melbourne Airfield. Rob Brook has arranged a delivery of concrete on Sunday 23rd May. We need some volunteers to help lay this concrete, any offer of help would be great fully appreciated.

2021 planned dates now in calendar

NHMC’s planned events and dates of NHMC Board/Committee meetings in 2021 are now in the events calendar on this web-site at

Everything subject to whatever the coronavirus restrictions are at the time.

Motorsport UK – August 2020 Marshals’ Bulletin

Marshals’ Bulletin

August 2020

We hope you and your family are keeping well, and that you are once again enjoying the restart of motorsport in the UK. After 110 days, we restarted motorsport on 4th July and since then we have resumed all twelve disciplines across the British Isles, with over 300 events taking place in the opening two months.

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April edition of Spotlight (the SD34 Motorsport Group magazine) now available

The April edition of Spotlight (the SD34 Motorsport Group magzine) is now available at

Robert Newlove has forwarded an email from Spotlight’s editor:

The world as we knew it has gone to pot

No Motorsport until July at the soonest and even that might be optimistic

Despite a lot of events being ‘ready to go’ when the ban is lifted it will not be just that simple.

Going to try to keep Spotlight going as long as possible


1)       Old reports from Yesteryear – A sort of All Our Yesterdays

2)      Future Plans for when this is all over

3)      More jokes (there will be more blank spaces to fill)

4)      What you are doing to fill the time that has suddenly arrived


LARA – Save our iconic Welsh lanes

An appeal from LARA (the Motoring Organisations’ Land Access and Recreation Association) posted on behalf of GLASS (the Green Lane Association):

No matter where you live almost every green laner and trail rider has heard of Happy Valley, Carn March Arthur, The Wayfarer and Horseshoe. These are some of the most iconic green lanes in the UK, but damage has been caused by those who choose to act outside the responsible green laning community. This, coupled with the impact of weather and water erosion, has left local authorities with some hefty repair bills they simply cannot cover – so we need to take steps to bring these important routes back to their former glory.

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Jim Kilmartin – Funeral details

From Trackrod Rally Yorkshire:

Good evening,

Rod has asked me to circulate the information to the team.

Kind regards


Announcement – Jim Kilmartin

We invite all to join us to celebrate the life of our beloved husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather and friend.

Monday 30th September 2.20pm at York Crematorium (YO23 2QD)
Followed by refreshments at the greyhound, riccall (YO19 6TE)

We will be wearing bright colours and we kindly ask you to join us by wearing whatever you feel comfortable in.

We all know how much Jim loves his motorsport so we ask if you have any road registered rally cars and would like to join us from riccall to the service to please contact stevie Laverick to arrange.

In lieu of flowers a box will be available at the service for donations to the yorkshire air ambulance

If you have any questions please let Stevie Laverick know.

Many thanks
Ann and family