Herald - Issue 382

Page 72 • The HERALD • 5th December 2019 v SAY YOU SAW IT IN THE HERALD v VAUXTECH LOCAL GARAGE Tel: 023 8086 9496 Unit 5, New Forest Enterprise Centre, Totton, Southampton SO40 9LA LOCAL GARAGE EST 23 YEARS • Servicing & Repairs • MOT’s (arranged) • Brakes • Clutches • Tyres • Air Conditioning • Collection & Delivery Locally Friendly & Reliable Onsite Café Facilities All Makes & Models e next meeting of the Austin A30/35 club is scheduled for Thursday 12th December , they will be featuring their Christmas quiz which is held every year. Mince pies have been promised. e club seeks to feature quality speakers, club drives and many other social activities in 2020. Followed on Thursday 9th January with a Charity Auction for the bene t of Honeypot Children’s Charity. Meetings take place on the second ursday of each month at the Empress of Blandings near Cadnam. Meetings normally start at around 7.30pm. e club is open to anyone who is interested in classic cars. New members are always welcome. e parts company, Austin Motors Spares Service, perhaps holds the world’s largest collection of Austin A30 and A35 parts. Parts are sold new, used and reconditioned. Robert Pop along and see Santa at Carlo’s Tea Rooms, West Wellow, and (O A36) on Friday 20th December . is event will be held from 3.30pm until 5pm. £4 entry to include a small gi and photo. (Photographs are being taken and sponsored by Photo air of Romsey). Santa at Carlo’s AUSTIN A30/A35 OWNERS CLUB Austin A35 Racing at Goodwood two cars Photo by Ben Cowdrey and Rick Prinn are acknowledged experts and are able to o er comprehensive advice and help if required. Join the group and you will be made very welcome. Website: austina30a35solentclassics.co.uk Hythe and Dibden Cricket Club require a groundsman to take on pitch preparation for league and friendly games. ey are a friendly and social cricket club who, due to their current groundsman stepping aside a er a number of years, need an enthusiastic and a able person to take on the role. At the height of the season they would average 1 league and 2 friendly xtures a week, as well as one colts game. ey are happy to fund courses and any further training which will enhance your capabilities. Equipment will be provided by the club. As well as the groundsman role you would be encouraged to join in with the club’s social activities, becoming an important member in all aspects. Please contact Ian Prentice, their Chairman who will be able to answer any questions and share more information about the role. Ian can be contacted at i.prentice1@btinternet.com Groundsman Required Christmas Tea and Entertainment Are you 50+ and are no longer in full time employment? Do you hve time on your hands? Are you keen to stay active and learn something new? Totton South U3A may have an answer! ey meet at Colbury Memorial Hall, Colbury SO40 7EL on the 3rd Friday of each month at 2pm. eir activities are held regularly and they also organise lunches, theatre, cinema, outings and holidays. eir next meeting is on Friday 20th December with their Christmas tea and entertainment. For more information visit their website u3asites.org . uk/totton-south/home or contact 07394 627740. Go along to Hythe and District Historians meeting on Thursday 9th January when Suzanne Kempe will give a talk titled ‘More an Meets e Eye (New Forest Ponies)’. e talk will commence at 7.45pm at the Hythe and Dibden Community Centre in Brinton Lane, Hythe. Visitors are very welcome. For further details please contact Gordon Chambers on 023 8084 4749. More Than Meets The Eye