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VBOA National Rally 2017 marks a new era in the history of the VBOA National Rally. It will be held at the Market Harborough showground after being held at Billing Aquadrome for the past 34 years. Please keep a regular eye on this section for the latest news.

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VBOA National Rally @ Market Harborough Showground FULL DETAILS and who's going

VBOA National Rally in association with LMF Vauxhall
Market Harborough Showground
Gallow Field Road
Market Harborough
LE16 7QB

8th and 9th July 2017


A new venue for the Vauxhall Bedford Opel Association 2017 and beyond

A brand new look for the fantastic VBOA National Rally. For 2017 the VBOA are being supported by leading Vauxhall parts specialist LMF Vauxhall and launching a new venue for their ever popular annual Vauxhall, Bedford and Opel Event in July.


Where is the new site?

Site Address: Market Harborough, Gallow Field Road, Market Harborough, LE16 7QB

Ordinance Survey Location can be found here www.gridreferencefinder.com/

Ref SP 71346 89352

Google Maps ref please cut and paste

www.google.co.uk/maps/@52.49...-0.9515881,15z


The Venue

The new venue is based within 1 mile of the beautiful east midlands town of Market Harborough, at the brand new Market Harborough show ground. The town offers all the amenities you would expect from a large market town.

What will be there?

The Rally offers over 2000 vehicles dating from pre-war to modern day, also a huge Vauxhall Auto Jumble with dealers from overseas, there will also be stands with new products for sale. Fast Food stalls offering a range of different foods, a children’s activity area, and on the Sunday a fantastic Parade of Vehicles competing for the Chairman’s Cup.

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Day Visitors

Entry for Day Visitors to the event is priced at 10 per vehicle for up to 4 people. Entrance via the Day Visitors entrance, extra people will be charged at 5.00 per head under 5s Free. Please enter via the Harborough Road Entrance which is off the Harborough Innovation Centre Roundabout (B6047)

For Pre Booked Campers, Trade, and Non pre booked Campers, please enter via the Gallow Field Road Entrance.


Camping and Accommodation



Pre book camping deadline has now passed so you will now have to pay the non pre booked camping rate if you want to camp


• Toilets and Showers are available on site. These will be serviced for the duration of the weekend.

• Extra Vehicles will be charged at 10 per vehicle for the duration of the event.

• Caravans and Motorhomes Welcome

• For non pre-booked camping arrivals the charge will be 23 per night per vehicle, up to 4 people

• The Market Harborough Showground welcomes well behaved pets, and well behaved owners, please clean up after your pets.

• For badly behaved children, there is a local prison which can accommodate these for the duration of the event ;-)

For those that are used to more refined accommodation there are local hotels, including a Premier Inn, Tel No 0871 527 8764, Travel Lodge, Tel No 0871 984 6474, The Three Swans, Tel No 01858 466644, There are lodges at the very popular Foxton Locks these can be found here www.foxtonlockslodges.com/ Tel no 01858 545 273 there are also a range of Independent Hotels and Bed And Breakfast places, that can be found online.


Eating

There is a range of restaurants within Market Harborough, from refined restaurants, ie Ascoughs Bistro, (booking at least 1 month in advance is highly recommended), Tel No 01858 466966, The Three Swans, Tel 01858 466644, Zizis, Tel 01858 411 006, The Royal Bengal, Indian Restaurant (Booking recommended) Tel 01858 433161, plus many others, websites to look at Booking.com and Trip advisor for hotels and B&B accommodation for the weekend.

Trade

Whether you are a small or large business, or you just want to clear your garage out with unwanted car spares, you are more than welcome to sell your wares in our trade area, pitches are 7.50 mtrs x 7.50 mtrs square and are priced at a very reasonable 35.00 each plus VAT for the whole weekend, Saturday and Sunday.

Access is allowed for Trade from PM Thursday to allow set up of their equipment, however we do ask that all traders vacate the showground by 11.00 am on Monday 10th July

Call Steve at LMF on 01858 433 599 if you would like to make a trade booking




VODC Stand Booking information

There will be no stand fee this year, just pop your name below and then book your camping, using the link above, or your hotel if you are staying for the weekend - there are some local hotel details above.


All of the above should be clear and easy to understand but if we have missed something please post up your question or query HERE (click to view) so that others that may have the same question will see the answer.

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Just found the show plan gonna be interesting




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Re: VBOA National Rally @ Market Harborough Showground FULL DETAILS and who's going

1) Vauxhall Nutter Mark - Campervan -All weekend
2) a3ltr - Astra - All weekend + 1 extra car
3) etd minus tribe - Chris.H's passenger seat - all weekend
4) vauxhallmike vectra estate all weekend
5) vauxhallvixen - Viva - All weekend
6) Chris.h & - Astra - All weekend
7) Chris m (Chris1992rug) - Astra - all weekend
8) vauxy69 - Insignia - All weekend
9) iangte - nova hopfully- Saturday
10) touringcarfan - vectra estate - all weekend
11) Whitecouop - TBC - TBC
12) Paul - OmyGod estate all weekend
13) David Hill - Cavalier - TBC
14) Gavala - Kadett - Saturday
15) Vaux Nige and Jay GSI Saturday - Cavalier mk1
16) Omega63 - Insignia - all weekend
17) Bernie - TBC - TBC

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Re: VBOA National Rally @ Market Harborough Showground FULL DETAILS and who's going

Looks like camping across the road is on for me then.
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Think I'm going over the road too see you all tomorrow afternoon 😄😄⛺️😄😄
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