Magazine Preview: October 2018

Magazine Preview: October 2018
This months magazine will be hitting your doormats very shortly, so to wet your appetites here are some sample articles to look forward. Other articles include National AGM weekend offer, Husband and Wife team  and a variety of club member offers and events.

Chris Lyle's Surprise Drive

Having been totally hoodwinked by our new Co- ordinator, Simon Wilkinson & Marie (also by Sue),I found myself at 09.30 on a Sunday morning innocently helping Simon & Marie fix their Stag in my front garden. The reason for Marie’s periodic texting & excessive time-checking became clear when at 10.00 Peter & Val’s yellow Stag came burbling down our road ... followed by 36 others!

Elvis and The Stag

Several months ago I wrote to the editor to say that I had a story with an Elvis - Triumph Stag connection. It is a tenuous and rather slender thread of a connection. The photo shows my 1973 Stag (LE21655) parked in front of Elvis Presley’s private jet, a Convair 880, at Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport back in 1980.

The Belvoir Bimble 

Sunday 12th August was a grey day and threatening to rain when seven Stags and an Astra met in Tesco’s car park in Melton Mowbray. However, with great optimism each car armed with directions and a sheet of quiz questions set off on a run around the beautiful Vale of Belvoir.