South Essex Centre

New Ralliers Welcomed (aka Centre Festival Weekend)

Date of Rally 30th August - 1st September 2019


Brookfields, 54 Mill Lane, High Ongar, Essex,



Route; From M11 follow A414 to High Ongar.  From Brentwood follow A128

through Chipping Ongar turning right onto A414 to High Ongar.  Follow

yellow SECC rally signs from A414.



Programme:  You're invited to come and join the marshals for a welcome tea

or coffee (please bring cups).  Friday night you're invited over to the

hall to meet other new ralliers, to pay your dues itemised on your rally

envelope and maybe enter a friendly darts competition.


Saturday morning come over to the marshals vans and enjoy a bacon roll

then in the afternoon join us on the field for some friendly family games

with tea/coffee and cake afterwards.  Weather permitting a communal bar-b-q

will be arranged on the field where you're invited to bring your bar-b-q

together with your own food to cook alongside your fellow ralliers, both

old and new.  Saturday night you're invited once again to the hall for an

evening of light hearted fun.


Sunday morning at 11am is normally set aside for what Centres call

'Flagpole'.  This is the name given to the informal gathering where the

Marshals are thanked publicly and items of Centre news are announced etc.

They are usually conducted by a senior Committee Member present at the

rally, near to the Centre flag that is flown at all rallies.



Estimated Weekend Cost: £28.00 (inc VAT)


Slips to Marshal;

Name of Rally: Celebrate Valentines

Venue:            Chelmer Valley High School, Court Road, Broomfield, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 7ER.

Marshals:       Marion & David Mills

Assistants:      Penny & Will Thursby

Programme:   Celebrate Valentines with a glass of Prosecco in the afternoon, and a Valentines themed Disco in the evening.

Site Fee:          £4.50 per night + Admin + Social Fee + Plaque (if required) plus VAT

Limit:              40 Units

Route:             A12 Chelmsford, then follow A&E signs to Broomfield Hospital. School turning (Court Road) is on the left (coming from Chelmsford) before Broomfield Hospital roundabout. From Chelmsford bypass follow A&E signs. Go over roundabout and the school turning (Court Road) is the first on the right.


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Name of Rally: Barn Dance Hop

Venue:            Blenheim Primary School, School Way, Blenheim Chase, Leigh on Sea, Essex SS9 4HX,

Marshals:       Sue & Paul Maran

Assistants:      Penny & Will Thursby

Programme:   Saturday evening, come dressed in your checked shirts and jeans for a Barn Dance, then take your partners to their seat, take their shoes off and rest their feet. Soup and a roll will be served during the evening.

Site Fee:          £6.25 per night + Admin + Social Fee + Plaque (if required) plus VAT

Limit:              25 Units

Route:             A127 to progress Road traffic Lights. Take right lane and turn into The Fairway. Continue until you reach T Junction. Turn Right into Eastwood Road North. At roundabout straight ahead into Blenhein Chase. From A13, turn left into Eastwood Road. 2nd Exit at Roundabout. Continue along Blenheim Chase. Look out for Rally Signs.  NO ARRIVALS BEFORE 6:15pm PLEASE

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Name of Rally: Easter in Rutland

Venue:            Lyndon Top Caravan & Camping Site, Lyndon Rd, Oakham, LE15 8RN

Marshals:       Sheila & Bob Leishman

Assistants:      TBA

Programme:   Anglia Water bird watching centre is nearby. The lovely town of Oakham is always worth a visit.  Walks and well designated cycle routes from outside the site entrance will take you along the lake side if you so wish. Lyndon Nature reserve is nearby. Bug & reptile zoo not far away for those younger explorers you may be bringing with you or who are visiting. Lunch & evening meals available at two local tried & tested, charming hostelries. Not forgetting the delightful, well stocked privately owned garden centre nearby for all the plants you were thinking of planting, or giving as a gift. Traditional Easter events are being planned for all age groups, so please join us for the Easter festivities.

Site Fee:          £6.25 per night + Admin + Social Fee + Plaque (if required) plus VAT

Limit:              35 Units

Route:             From A1 at Wansford take A47. Go over roundabout at Duddington, take right turn to North Luffenham & Station Road. Continue on to Edith Weston, turn left at mini roundabout into Manton Road.  Travel past Rutland Water golf course on your right, turning next right into Lyndon Top Farm. Entrance to site is about 100M or so on the right. Please follow SECC signs. Site overlooks Rutland Water.


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Name of Rally: The National Follow-On

Venue:            Hatton Country World, Dark Lane, Hatton, Warwick,  CV35 8XB

Marshals:       Bev & Alan Walker

Assistants:      TBA

Programme:   Approx 25 Miles from the National at Ragley Hall. A Seven Night Holiday rally, in the Grounds of Hatton Country World Adventure Park. Discounted Entry rates to adventure park. Free Entry to Hatton World Shopping Village. Several Country Walks from site, taking in the longest flight of Locks on the Grand Union Canal, and the estate’s beautiful Pub, overlooking the locks.  Approx 3 miles from Warwick Castle.

Site Fee:          £10.00 per night + Admin + Social Fee + Plaque (if required) plus VAT

Limit:              30 Units

Route:             Just Five Minutes from Junction 15 of the M40. Take the A46 towards Coventry and leave at the first exit, turning left onto the A4177. Then follow the Brown Tourist signs for Hatton Country World. Look out for SECC signs to Rally Field.


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Name of Rally: Chairman's Charity Rally

Venue:            Orsett Showground, Rectory Road, Orsett, Essex, RM16 3JU

Marshals:       Kevin Higgins

Assistants:      South Essex Committee

Programme:   See attached flyer for details

Site Fee:          £67.50 fixed fee

Limit:              Unlimited

Route:             A13 from Southend direction, take A128 Exit, at Roundabout take 3rd exit onto A1013. Turn Right onto Rectory Road, site is on the Right.

Alternative Route: A127 take A128 towards Tilbury, turn onto Prince Charles Avenue, and follow road to the T-Junction. Turn Left onto Rectory Road, drive through Orsett Village, Site is on Left after mini roundabout.

Follow signs for Minor Injuries Unit. Look out for SECC Rally Signs. NO ARRIVALS BEFORE 12 NOON PLEASE.

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