News for July 2019.
Erwin Hymer Groupís British flagship, twin-axle
Buccaneer range offers five unchanged layouts for 2020,
all with the E&P Level System which automatically levels
the caravans, controlled from a handset. The Clipper has
twin beds, the Cruiser, Barracuda and Commodore have
island beds and the Aruba has a nearside double bed.
lighting design is introduced, including low-level strip
lighting in bedrooms. The two-tier kitchen worktop
arrangement which was introduced for 2019 has now been
replaced by a one-level kitchen.
Find out more about the 202 caravans from the Erwin
Hymer Group here: http://www.elddis.co.uk
up-date of the proposed Rally Program for 2020 is on the
Rallies & Social Events page.
Anyone wanting to
book the Christmas Dinner Rally the booking Closes on
Christmas Dinner Rally 5-9th Dec 2019
the Christmas rally the
Hotel / Christmas Dinner details recorded in the Rally
book from The Strawberry Bank Hotel to the following for
the Christmas Rally :- Haigs Hotel, 273 Kenilworth Rd, Balsall Common, CV7 7EL Tel. No. 01676 533004 email
www.haigshotel.co.uk.The hotel, is approx 2 miles
from the Somers Wood Rally and offers B/B accommodation
for any members wanting to attend the event but not with
their caravan.Single room £60 per night - Double /twin
room £65 per night - Superior Double £80 per night
Breakfast can be added at £6-95p per person. Hotel
booking should be made direct with Hotel Reception.
Christmas Dinner Meal all bookings should be made with
Rally Marshal whether staying at the hotel or caravan
varied menu will become available nearer the date,
approx costs will be:-2
course with coffee / tea and mince pie £18-00, 3
courses will be approx £22
other details of the rally are unchanged. Please
contact the Rally Marshall full details can be found in
Associate Members Welcome
Policy is now accessible from the Index.
The Rally Program for 2019
is available on the Rallies & Social Events Page.
We have a varied program
that we hope everyone will be able to find something to
their liking, we have managed to ensure that an
electric hook-up is available on ever Rally for our
We have a very interesting and varied
Rally Program for this coming Year
look forward to meeting up with old friends and new on the Rallies.
On the "Sponsors page" you
will see that we have some new Sponsors,
we hope you will give them all your
If you have any
information of any events of interest that coincide with any of our Rallies,
please let me know.
If you have any
contributions, ie; photos, Rally reports, or anything of interest to fellow members, for
publication in the next News Letter" please send to the News Letter Editor
as soon as possible.
On the Rally Gallery page I have
introduced a "Memory Lane" slot. If you have any old photo's with info of
rallies or Buccaneer events, that are of interest, such as rally fields, get together's, presentations etc; please forward them for
We are continuing in 2019
with no rally booking deposit, but this is at the marshals discretion, if a
deposit is required details will appear in the handbook and the deposit must
be sent with the booking slip.
We are also continuing with
booking certain rallies via email, this is proving to be a quick and easy
way to book rallies, details of which rallies you can book via email can be
seen on the web page "Rallies & Social Events", also full details in the
If you wish to attend a rally please be sure to book with the marshall,
either by booking slip or email as permitted. It is important that we assist
the marshalls in any way we can, and knowing the number of members attending
helps with organising the rally.
please remember it will still be very important to contact the Rally Marshal
regarding cancellations. Once you have booked your place at a rally you are
part of the Marshalís paperwork and part of the Rally expenses, so if your
circumstances alter and you have to cancel please email the Marshal as soon
To book a Rally via Email just send the
following details to the Rally Marshals Email address.
The Rally you wish to book, Your name &
address with mobile number if possible
Car Reg; Type of Caravan, Arrival date & ETA, Number of nights, How many in
EHU if available.
If you require a template for booking on-line please get in touch.
have any news, info, photos, items for sale, or anything that might be of
interest to fellow members please get in touch.
My email address for any contact