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Foxleigh Barn Event 6th/7th August2016

Having not been to this event before for many years I was pleased to find it a peaceful and a very friendly event, some people were camping and some staying overnight in Peter’s B and B. Peter and his wife Lyn laid on a super Buffet on Saturday evening, a […]

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Ringmer Steam Show 30/31st July 2016

I have been going to this show for a good number of years. It’s not a really big show but has a good number of different classes. There was about 50 stationary engines, 10 full size steam engines, around a 100 or more classic cars and a good number of […]

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Leigh flower show 23rd July 2016

This show is a great village event that has been running for many years.  I left home around 9.30 and went the normal route up through Rusper and Newdigate.  Nearer to the show site the road was closed for repairs so a detour was taken. On arriving on site, we […]

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A Note from Doreen Edgington

As mentioned in  the last newsletter, your committee on behalf of all SEAMS members sent Doreen a card of condolences. We have had a reply from Doreen, please see opposite. David’s funeral was held on September 29th at all Saints Church, Westbury and afterwards in the White Horse Golf Club […]

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Chairman’s Report September/October

Dear Members One thing that I though may be of interest was we visited the South of England show at Ardingly. We usually all go as a family and is a great event with an array of different things happening and for the ladies, many clothes and shoe stalls. The show […]

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NEWSLETTER EDITOR URGENTLY REQUIRED

When Mark Tewksbury stepped down as newsletter editor at the beginning of this year, I volunteered to take on the role temporarily until someone new could be found to take on this important role. Despite efforts from your committee we have not been able to find a volunteer. As I […]

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David Edgington MBE

I expect most if not all of you have heard the sad news about the passing of  David Edgington MBE. David was the founder of the  Stationary Engine Magazine. I don’t think there is a  Lister owner who has not at some time been helped by David, who with Doreen, […]

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Buckingham Park June 2016

Well,  the days are a lot longer and some smaller rally events have come and gone with  some big ones still to happen, the first big event  for me is Wiston. We are still looking for new committee members and someone to take over the newsletter, if we can’t get […]

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Horsham Historics

At a loose end over the weekend, I took my old MG to the Horsham Historics event at Gatwick Aviation Museum on the 12th June.Stationary engines were shown by Keith and Vanessa West who took their collection of small gas and hot air engines. The weather was pretty similar to […]

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National Mills Weekend: Cobbs Mill

The Mill’s weekend fell on a clear part of the diary for Bill and I this year so it was decided with the owner to open the Mill to the public on Sunday 15th of May. We arrived at 09:00 and set about re-fitting the intake pipe to the venturi […]

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