Events

A review with pictures and reports of past Magnette events from all over the world

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Harrogate MG Club show, 11-12th August 2018

Once again the Register was invited to the Harrogate MG Club show weekend at Pateley Bridge.

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Z Magnette Day

Since 22 years Magnette owners meet on the last weekend of June somewhere in Germany or close countries. This year 16 teams assembled in the area of the picturesque Sauerland in the western part of Germany. They came from England, Denmark, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Switzerland and Germany.

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MGLive 2-3 July 2018

There was a good Magnette attendance at Silverstone for MGLive 2018, and unusually fine weather as well. The Register had its own marquee, in a new layout being used for the first time, which attracted interested visitors as well as providing a meeting point for Magnette regulars. Our theme was 60 years since the end of Z production, so two late 1958 cars were displayed

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Stanford Hall 27th May

The name of the event was a slight misnomer – scheduled for organisers with a small number of cars and we expected pre-war Austin 7s and Sunbeams pre Rootes group takeover, none of which appeared.

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Magnettes & Steam, 31st March 2018

Easter Saturday wasn’t ideal weather to kick off the Register events season, being cool and damp, but at least the threatened snow didn’t materialize, and Magnettes & Steam at the Cholsey & Wallingford Railway in Oxfordshire was actually quite a successful day.

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John Twist tech-session 21st October 2017

David Halliday and Anthony White attended the MGA/Magnette tune-up day at Wroxall Abbey, presented by John Twist (well known MG expert) in association with MGOC and the Octagon Club. There are short video clips here and here - thanks to John for giving us permission to use photos and videos