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Meet the Committee:

  • (Founder - Clem Lee)
  • (Life President - Ken Harmes)

If you have anything you would like included in the website, please contact John Clark (johnthedrummer@hotmail.co.uk).


Website Last Updated: 26.Apr.2019

John Clark (who designed and updates the website) will be touring with 'Les Musicals' until July.  Unfortunately, this means the website will not be updated until then.  For any updates to club events in the meantime, please visit our Facebook Page. Thank you.

Dates for Your Diary

[Your 6 Week Guide]
Please see Events for full details.

 

April 2019
* Sat 27th - Convoy & Social: Fish and Chip Run
May 2019
* Tue 7th - Club Meeting
* Sun 12th - Car Show: Cobweb Rally
* Sun 19th - Convoy: Coast into the Country
* Sat 25th - Car Show: Deal Classic Car Show

June 2019
* Sun 2nd - Car Rally & Show:
The Great Bucket & Spade Run
* Tue 4th - Club Meeting
* Sat 15th - Social: Quiz Night
* Sun 16th - Car Show: Preston School Summer Fair
* Sun 23rd - Car Show: Tunbridge Wells Classic Car Show
* Sun 30th - Car Show: Cliftonville Classic Car Show
July 2019
* Tue 2nd - Club Meeting - Subs renewal deadline

All members:

Club member Charlie Thorn has offered the club a discounted rate for use of 'Elham Valley'.  It would require 4 confirmed advanced bookings during the year with money pre-paid up front.  If you would like more off-road days, please inform John Clark via facebook, email, text (07896 246218) or in person. Many thanks, and thank you Charlie.

 

News

  • See about subs renewal (below)
  • New little write-up at bottom of About Page.
  • BEWARE! Land Rover thefts are on the rise again. Security advice can be found on the Links Page.
  • The Club Shop is now advertised online!
    ORDER NOW BEFORE PRICES INCREASE!!!

    (Sorry, no direct online purchases).
  • The club is interested in owning more logs (or ramps) to park on. Please see Links Page for details.
  • Please feel free to send John Clark three different pictures of your truck, the truck's name, engine size and model to feature on the Members Page. Also, please check your truck's details and let any amendments needed be known. Many thanks.

Subs Renewal - Discount Available

The membership subs are once again due.
However, this year we are offering a special discount to our prompt members.
If you pay by/no later than the May monthly meeting, we will give you a £5 discount on your renewal ... so £15 for the year.
It will then return to £20 from the 8th May.
And if no subs have been received by the July meeting, we will assume you unfortunately no longer wish to be a full member.
A list of last year's members can be found on the Members Page.

Subs can be paid by cash at a meeting/event (to Ted Hill), or by cheque:
(Payable to) Invicta Land Rover Club
(Send to) 12 Wilbrough Road, Birchington-On-Sea, Thanet, Kent, CT7 9DY

 Many thanks
John Clark
(Committee - Communications)



Recently on Facebook

Please check out the club's Facebook Page and scroll through for recent trucks and items for sale, member's latest news and questions and upcoming (sometimes last minute) event organising.

In Other News

Tim Letley Cup (TLC) Winner 2018

Ted Hill was voted the Tim Letley Cup winner of 2018.
Here is what he had to say:

"Well what a surprise that was! Thank you all that voted for me. It's nice to feel appreciated but like the other commitee members, we do it because we love our club and not for reward. Thanks again. The trophy is sitting in pride of place in my conservator. I promise to dust it regularly".

More details about the Tim Letley Cup can be found on the About Page.

Jousting For One

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On Sunday 8th July, Invicta Land Rover Club were once again asked to put on a performance at the River County Fete.  Despite being a small show for the village, our club have been known for the traditional live exhibition in the ring; a highlight amongst the dog show, dance schools and village stalls.

Previous entertainment provided by the club in the mini arena have included figure-of-eight chaos driving, dancing in tutus, and balloon jousting. The latter was requested again by the new organisers for the 2018 show.

Unfortunately, only two members turned up this year for the show; The Letleys and Olly. However, Olly's TD5 was poorly with a blown head gasket, so only the Series 3 was able to enter the ring. (Ironic, as previously The Smurfs said J.C. would struggle to make the tight turns).  Determined not to let the locals down, they re-organised the jousting for one, and even got their pic in the local Dover paper.  Well done guys.  Lets hope more club members can support this event next year.


Tim Letley Cup (TLC) Winner  2017

John Clark would like to say a huge thank you to everyone who voted him as the Tim Letley's Cup 'Club Member of the Year'.

He looks forward to continued fun with the club, and further website and recruitment duties.

More details about the Tim Letley Cup can be found on the About Page.


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  • The Original Truck
    The Original Truck
  • Mike Turpin's Truck
    Mike Turpin's Truck
  • Mike Turpin's Truck
    Mike Turpin's Truck
Mike Turpin to the Rescue

John Clark would like to thank Mike Turpin (on behalf of Damian Young) for helping out at rather short notice for the 'Sci-Fi by the Sea' event at Herne Bay, on Sunday 25th June 2017.

Damian Young, an organiser of the event, found the Invicta Land Rover Club website online and sent John an email during Friday afternoon. He was looking for a close match to the truck in a picture, needed to promote the sale of a Tardis for charity. The truck he had originally booked had to pull out (reasons unknown). After going through the options, John messaged Mike who kindly agreed to step up to the mark for this event.

This modern day version of the classic scene went down well.
Invicta Land Rover Club to the rescue!

See the reason for it here.


Club Forum & Main Contact:

If anybody has Land Rover related questions, we have a Facebook Page available to help you. This is used to discuss all events and land rover related queries (like a modern-day forum page).

For any immediate questions (related to the club), please contact John Clark at johnthedrummer@hotmail.co.uk, on Facebook or use the form below: