Classic car and bike show in Ashover

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Local good causes are once again set to benefit when hundreds of classic cars and bikes descend on the picturesque Ashover Show Ground for an all-day rally, which organisers hop will raise thousands of pounds for local charities.

The event, which runs from 10am to 4pm on Sunday, July 28,, will be attended by enthusiasts from all over the region and is expected to include classic cars, bikes and scooters from all eras.

Organised jointly for the third year running by the Rotary Clubs of Chesterfield, Scarsdale, Clay Cross and Matlock, the specific charities to benefit will be First Taste, Hereditary Breast Cancer Helpline, Hope Springs Recovery Centre, McMillan Nurses, Samaritans, Weston Park Cancer Charity, and other Rotary charities.

There will be attractions for all the family, with a variety of refreshment stands and licensed bars. There is also entertainment in the main event arena, including performances by Chesterfield based female vocalist and recording star Diana Edwards, renowned UK violinist Kate Chruscicka, Ashover Brass Band, and musical dance by Direction Theatre Arts. There is also a large side show with Autojumble and an Arts and Craft Fair. Public car parking is free.

The Ashover Show Ground is located at Rectory Fields, Milken Lane, Ashover, S45 0BA. Admission for the public is £5 per person, Under 12’s free but must be accompanied by an adult. Exhibitors £5 per vehicle (includes 2 people free). Attendees can also make a weekend of it by using the caravan and camping area.

The main sponsor of this charity event is Autoworld, one of the leading New and Used Car dealerships in Derbyshire and the Midlands, along with, Stuart Bradley Jewellers, PCS Motor Factors, BRM Solicitors, and Castle Graphics.

For more information go to www.ashoverclassics.co.uk or email info@ashoverclassics.co.uk or contact organiser Stuart Bradley on 07908 612 517 or 01246 222777.