Clonoulty Rossmore Vintage Rally 2014

On Sunday the 24th 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 14th Annual Rally we have raised over €262,500 for the Hospice Movement since our inception; 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 (Bric a Brac, bicycle obstacle course, pillow fighting, bouncy castle etc.)   will cater for all tastes and needs.

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.

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

Presentation 2013There was an increase in the number of cars exhibited on other years last year, the oldest cars there were a 1918 Ford Model T owned by P.J. Daly, Killea, and 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.

Joe Channon of Clonmel will give a displaying on how a horse shoe is made and display of hot shoeing a horse.

A 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 Liam on 087 6230816.

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.

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