WEST WALES CENTRE CARAVAN CLUB
Weobley Castle on the Gower is a regular venue popular with our members
Holiday rallies are held in the UK and abroad visiting beautiful places inside and outside Wales
The Beautiful Gower Peninsula
And surrounding area hosts many
West Wales Rally Venues
North Wales National Rally Update
The North Wales Centre National will open at 12pm on the 24th August
Please click here for directions and the recipe for Bara Brith, Photographic competition theme is Mountains and Lakes and the theme for the floral competition is Coastal Views. The Decorated car competition will also be taking place so if you have any craft materials or cardboard please bring it along or just help out on the day.
there are no centre lines but you can save spaces for groups on arrival, rally packs haven't been sent out as you will collect them on arrival.
Some spaces are still available on both the North Wales Pre and Post National Rally details are available by clicking here.
Hi Tide - Rally Update
This rally has now been cancelled due to no marshals coming forward.
Change of Venue
The New year Rally in the book at Silvercross has changed venue - the new venue is Pontlliw Village Hall and dogs are welcomed to the venue.
The rally runs between 27th December to 1st Jan
The Marshals details are the same.
1900th Rally Update
Tickets are available for the 1900th, we are having a disco on the Friday evening,
youth trip plus bingo, harvest supper and Gareth Taylor vocalist on Saturday. The
meal is harvest supper style. Please see a member of the committee to book. Price
£35 per unit, numbers limited to 180 people.
Glangwdi Farm - Rally Update
11th - 13th Glangwdi Farm - Brecon Jazz Rally no marshals came forward - South Wales centre will now be running this rally - Marshals are Mr & Mrs Murphy tel - 07805062885 or email email@example.com - all booking received have been passed over to them.
Click here for the South Wales Web page.
The Pre National Rally Llwyn Ffynnon Caravan Park is now full.
Congratulations to June Wilson for wining the Cook with Crock - Centre cookery competition and also the Ede Tucker Competition for a floral display.
Change of Rally Venue
The rally for 20th – 22nd October this year has been changed from
Brecon Beacons Club Site to Llandovery RFC which has hard standing and electric pitches, to book on please contact Gary & Andrea Glew who are still the marshals.
L’Anse du Brick Normandy - April French Rally
1st to 8th April 2018 the price is £520.00 based on 7 nights at L’Anse du Brick, Cherbourg.
Travelling from Poole to Cherbourg return which is more convenient port to sail from.
The time out crossing is 08.30, with not many miles to venue
returning crossing is at 18.30
A £100 non refundable deposit with each booking balance to be paid
10 weeks before rally
Rally Organisers are Don & Karen Trussler
Click here for site information
Act for the AGM Social
On the evening of the AGM we have our social evening, tickets have been printed and will
be available to purchase from the committee very soon.
We have booked a great singer for the evening - Demi Morcom
French Rally July 2018, Jard sur Mer Camping l'Oceano d'Or
Ferry crossing Portsmouth to Caen, @ 14.45, 23.07.2018
Rally goers to organise one night accommodation for 23.07.2018 on arrival in France
Rally opens on the 24.07.2018
12 nights stay
Rally closes 05.08.2018
Rally goers to organise one night accommodation for the 05.08.2018 before return ferry crossing on the 06.08.2018
Return ferry crossing Caen to Portsmouth, @ 08:30, 06.08.2018
The price quoted by Select Sites is £872.00 and includes 2 adults, return ferry crossing on the dates stated above and 12 nights
stay in Jard sur Mer Camping l’Oceano d’Or.
Extra person, £72.00
Extra child under 11, £42.00
Caravans in excess of 6 metres, £6.50 per metre or part of each way
Overnight stays for 23.07.2018 and 05.08.2018
maximum of 35 caravans for the rally
£100 DEPOSIT SECURES YOUR PLACE ON THE RALLY - BALANCE IN FULL 10 WEEKS BEFORE DEPARTURE
David Bivens is the contact for this rally - 07725 992533 or
Its that time of year again where we need to start collecting nominations for the 2017/18 West Wales Centre main and sub committees, if you would like to join any of these please submit your nomination slips (in the rally book) by midday Saturday 16th September. All positions are up for nomination, (you will need to have sat on the main committee for at least 1 year if you wish to be nominated for the position of chairperson).
Senior Citizens Concessionary Vouchers
Vouchers used for part /full payment of rally fees need to be for the current year.
The committee have had some incidents where previous years vouchers have been presented and they cannot be accepted.
27th Dec - 1st Jan Bank Farm - New Year Rally
Please let Barbara Small or any Committee member know if you wish to marshal
one of this rallies.
Bannerette Competition Winners 12017
Adult - Jay Allan Junior - Jay Israel
Elsie Dilly competition Winner 2017 - June Wilson
West Wales Centre 1900th Rally
Come and join the centre for our 1900th Rally on the 15th to 17th
September 2017 at Fairwood Corner Farm
Please click here for a Booking Form which must be returned with a full
non refundable payment of £35.00 which includes Live entertainment, a disco & the Harvest Supper Meal (limited to 188 covers so book early to avoid disappointment )
All of the websites are of a high standard, and the criteria was based on the following
Categories: * Appearance (presentation and graphics) * Correct Club logo *
Centre Information (including introduction to Centre, Chairman’s letter,
and Committee details) * Ease of navigation * Appeal of site
(welcoming to new members)
* Rally Programme (descriptions and ease of booking)
Members of the Executive Committee voted, and Catherine Ford, Head of Publishing
was a guest judge this year.
I am delighted to announce that the winning Centre Websites are:
1st. Avon Centre
2nd. Derbyshire Centre
3rd. Bedfordshire Centre
Centre Rally Book Cover
The Executive Committee voted at the recent meeting held in East Grinstead on
Monday 24 April 2017.
There was much appreciation of all the entries. The handbooks, whether they are
printed or in a digital format, were of a very high standard again.
The Executive Committee were particularly interested in the use of the Club logo
(albeit the old logo), general design and appearance, and the clarity of the print and
The winning Rally Book Cover designs are:
1st. Suffolk Centre
2nd. South Staffordshire Centre
3rd. Irish Division
And a special mention was given to the South Essex Centre.
Could you assist the centre at the welsh national by running
the Darts competition - if so please contact the committee.
1900th Birthday Rally
A Fabulous act has been booked for your entrainment,
for the 1900th Birthday Rally we've booked Gareth Taylor,
please come along and support this event.
Message from North Wales Centre re: 2017 Welsh National
We have a new Treasurer, please send all National bookings to: Gail Souster -
Woodview, Llwyneinon Road, Legacy, Wrexham, LL14 4ET .
Also we will not be sending out pitch numbers, all Centres will still have their own
blocks with a liaison officer, on arrival you will be directed to your Centre block,
where you can park where you want and if you want to save places you will be able
To but it will be your responsibility to be in contact with your friends and get them to
their peg when they arrive,
Sue Rowlands, North Wales Centre Secretary.
A Fabulous Achievement
Mike and Barbara Small have attended their 700th Rally, this outstanding
achievement was marked by a 700th Rally Plaque which was presented at the
Easter weekend at the Pembrey Rally by Juliet Campbell
West Wales Chairperson.
Mike and Barbara Small joined the then Caravan Club in July 1985 their
children Kelly and Darren represented the centre in netball and football in many
Welsh Nationals and since then their grand children Ashley, Natasha and now
Lucia and Tino also represent our centre in various sports at the Welsh nationals.
Kelly is now a full member of the Caravan and Motorhome Club and you see
her with the children and Oreo out in “Betty” on many a rally.
Mike was a Main committee member for 5yrs, being rally secretary for 3 of them
and Barbara served on Ladies committee for 21 years being chair for 19 of them
and is currently rally secretary on Main committee and has been for the last 3yrs.
2017 Online Rally Book
2017 Rally Programme is available here to view click here
to be re directed to the rallies page.
Alterations to Rally Hand Book
Pg 6 Leeanne Oevnik is no longer Ladies Treasurer
Please send all ladies bookings to Claire Jenkins (ladies Secretary)
Pg 6 Marie Irving’s Mob is 07534 256499
Pg20 Llandovery RFC lowercase “m” in e-mail address
Pg 20 Snooty Fox e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
PG 27 Gladgwydi Farm Telephone 01792 930763
Pg 29 Please request a leaflet off of Barbara Small or
copy this form to book Welsh National
Pg 31 Parc Newydd Farm (Elvis)Cost of site
£11.40 per night
Pg34 Bath & West Showground Mob 07808 919882
AGM is on the weekend of the 6th - 8th October 2017
Bank Farm New Year Rally £12.00 deposit required with booking
Brecon Jazz is only running between 10th - 12th August.
Senior Citizens Concessionary
The Senior Citizens Concessionary request form is downloadable this year
and not in the rally book please use this link - click here
to access the file and download the form
Please ensure that you have your club membership card with you on the rally field as you may be asked to produce it whilst on a rally
Please have the full rally payment and fees ready for when you arrive, you will not be sited until full payment has been made. Marshals are not responsible for chasing ralliers for payment.
Click for here for details on
2018 French Holiday Rallies
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