The Eastbourne Historic Vehicle Club Ltd. dates from 1975 and resulted from the activities of a small group of transport enthusiasts.

It is a member-involved club, run for their enjoyment and benefit. Its aims are simple and straight forward and its activities diverse within the preservation field.



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Eastbourne Historic Vehicle Club meet on the 4th Thursday of each month

at Langney Sports Centre in Priory Lane, Eastbourne BN 23 7QH

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Festival of Transport August 27th - 29th 2022 Entrance forms available to download

Ron Wanmer.
Funeral Arrangements 

The  funeral will be held at Horam Crematorium on 8th July at 2.00pm.

Afterwards at Horam Park Golf Club, Chiddingly Road, Horam, to celebrate Ron's life.

Anyone who would like to follow the funeral procession with their classic cars or bikes, they will be gathering at 'The Homestead', Ersham Road, Hailsham, BN27 3PN, at 12.45pm to leave at 1.10pm.  

This is to be a happy occasion and the family have said there is no need to wear black.

Garden flowers only please (Ron would not have wanted spending lots of money on flowers)

 or donations to a local charity, via:

Hailsham Funeral Service (Tel: 01323 440909).


If any members has any queries, please contact the Club Secretary, Dave Bone, on Tel: 01323 843186).


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Club Night

Thursday 23rd June
Fish and Chip run 

Final reminder - if you would like to join us on this year's run, please let 
Roger know by the 10th of June
we start from Hailsham South Road car park at 7.00pm

Please  Ring Roger on 01323 731165 for further information

 Diary Updates
Sunday 17th July Fun Day and Car Show Cat protection Chelwood Gate . Arrive 8.30 onwards show on hardstanding car park 
contact Karen at cat protection 01825 705913

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Charity Donations

This years Charity Donation of £5000 presented  to local charities on behalf of EHVC, Festival of Transport   

KSS Air Ambulance £1000

St. Wilfred's Hospice £1000

Eastbourne RNLI £1000

Friends of Eastbourne

Hospitals £1000

Epilepsy Sussex £250

Living Life (Eastbourne) £250

Matthew 25 Mission £250

JPK Project £250


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Club Vacancies    



Festival of transport Secretary


With Dave esmond standing down after this year as secretary to th FOT - to cncentrate on his vital treasurer role - the club is looking for someone to 'step into the breach' to take on this important role , as part of the FOT executive committee.

The annual Festival of transport has been an important part of the clubs activities for over 40 years, and this opportunity would give you the chance to help shape the future of the event.

If you are intrested and would like more information or take on this essential role, then please contact Tony Woller on

Tel 01323 441159 or



Any newsletter items for the next edition to Roy Warren on 01323 502551  or email:

If members would like a full colour Downloadable copy of the club magazine in PDF format . email: Roy Warren request at