Clonoulty Rossmore Vintage Rally 2015

On Sunday the 23rd August Clonoulty Rossmore Vintage Club will hold their Annual Vintage Rally in Clonoulty Village, Cashel, Co. Tipperary by kind permission of Joe and Helen Hamersley.  This is our 15th Annual Rally we have raised over €270,000 for the Hospice Movement since our inception, last year we presented €12,000; we have also given €15,000 to other national and local charities. A fun day is guaranteed, all ages are catered for.

There will be onsite catering and toilet facilities the usual side shows and stalls (Pets corner, Bric a Brac, bicycle obstacle course, guess the weight of the bullock, bouncy castle etc.)   will cater for all tastes and needs.

Clonoulty Rossmore Vintage Rally 2015The theme of this year’s rally is’ rolling back the years’, there will be gardening demonstration showing how to sow and tend vegetables using vintage farm equipment. Butter and bread making demonstrations will take place throughout the day. If you are the owner of any gardening or cooking utensils we would love to hear from you and arrange to display them.

Other fun items will be the tug of war competition and sheaf throwing which is are great sport for spectators. Our Cashel Express train will also be on display which is very popular with both young and old.

For all you dog enthusiasts there will be a dog show on site.

The annual motorcycle run will depart from Simon’s at 2pm (entrance fee €20.00)

Clonoulty Rossmore Vintage Rally 2015Last year there was an increase in the number of cars exhibited on other years last year, the oldest cars there were a 1920 Humber owned by Michael Ryan, Slatefield.  A large number of cars have registered to attend this year and will provide a great opportunity for all car enthusiasts.

The threshing is always a great favourite with the crowd; John Leamy’s, Dualla Allan Bros 1925 Threshing Mill will be at full throttle powered by TJ Donnelly’s, Clonoulty David Brown 950 Implematic. Credit is due to the large number of tractor owners who turn up year after year with their fantastic array of tractor makes and models all in gleaming condition.

Clonoulty Rossmore Vintage Rally 2015A focal point on the day will be a number of trade stands, whom we would like to thank for their support.  If you are interested in having a stand please contact Judy on 087 2197897.

We would like to thank everyone for their continued support and help, especially with our recent bucket collection without which we wouldn’t be in the position to help the very deserving South Tipperary Hospice Movement.

Speak Your Mind

Tell us what you're thinking...
and oh, if you want a pic to show with your comment, go get a gravatar!

You must be logged in to post a comment.