Barry Grigg

Andrew Scarlett

email : eastern@mx5oc.co.uk

The Eastern Area of the MX-5 Owners Club covers an area stretching from North Essex to North West Norfolk, North Cambridgeshire to Suffolk. As well as a wide range of events, often held in conjunction with other Areas, Eastern holds four monthly meets where members get together to chat, admire cars, discuss & plan future events, and welcome new members.


The Eastern Region has five monthly meets spread out across the region:

West Suffolk (Bury St. Edmunds) Meet Meet Organiser: Karl Handy Held at The Manger, Bradfield Combust nr Bury St Edmunds, IP30 0LW, on the first Wednesday of every month. 8.00pm.


Cambridgeshire Meet – Organiser: Andrew Scarlett.  Held at The White Horse, High St, Milton, Cambridge CB24 6AJ, on the second Tuesday of every month. 8.00pm.


North Essex (Colchester) Meet Meet Organisers: Jeanette & Steve. Held at The Crown, Main Road, Wormingford, CO6 3AB  on the third Wednesday of every month. 8.00pm.


North West Norfolk (King’s Lynn) Meet – NEW VENUE Meet Organisers: Andy Davies & Barry Grigg. Held at The Ffolkes, Lynn Road, Hillington, Kings Lynn PE31 6BJ on the fourth Wednesday of every month. 8.00pm.



Other New boy from Eastern Region

Hello – I am Andrew Scarlett, the other new boy on the block from Eastern Region. My wife Hilary and I bought our car when the kids had flown the nest. It is a Mk1 1.6 Monza. It was one owner from new until we bought it in Jan 2012. The car is standard specification […]


Belgian Delights Tour

Just a stone’s throw from Brussels stands the old Burgundian town of Leuven. It has so much to offer, from its amazing gastronomy to its spectacular Gothic Town Hall, from a delicious Leuven pint and the atmosphere of the Old Market Square to the demure magnificence of the Saint-Peter’s church, Leuven is truly one of […]


Saffron Walden Motor Show Run


Ely – Cars on the green

First and foremost, a very big thank you on the behalf of the Eastern Region, to Bill and Sue for organising such a great event. Ely on the Green, 15th July, 2017. Also a thank you to all those that helped this occasion to go so well. The weather was relatively kind to us, bit overcast with few light […]


Bruntingthorpe Track Day 2017

This last weekend was the MX-5 Owners Club at Bruntingthorpe. These events are run to help the novice as well as the experienced track day enthusiast. The club was on hand throughout the weekend, and there were novice only track sessions too. There was also ample opportunity to have a professional racing instructor provide some […]



EMG – Cambridge – Mazda Main Dealer – EMG offer generous discounts on parts and service, they offer all usual main dealer facilities an have large stocks of new and used vehicles. You will find more about EMG here: https://www.emgmotorgroup.com/
WCS – Costessey – Norfolk – MX-5 Specialist Importer – WCS are specialist importers of Japanese Grey imports .They not only have a fond relationship but also a wealth of experience of the Eunos Roadster, they also stock lots of used parts, some of rare origin, so definitely somewhere to look for something different, start here: https://www.wcsclassicrides.co.uk/
TyreTrax – Norwich – MX-5 Friendly Tyre specialist – How about a tyre centre that has no spotty teenagers trying to sell you things that you are unsure you really need, fed up of sitting in posh waiting rooms that you know you are secretly paying for? TyreTrax is different, the owner Martin still fits the tyres! and with 40 years of experience he doesn’t scratch alloys, over tighten wheel nuts or recommend new battery’s, shocks and brakes, because he only sells tyres! MX-5 owners will receive trade deals when they mention the club. Details here:https://www.norwichonline.co.uk/info/10149/
Ian Johnson – Norfolk – MX-5 Hood Specialist – Ian has for many years been fitting hoods to fives, originally on behalf of Peter Jones from Mazmania, for give Ian all hood needs give him a call on 07967 085777
Tyre Tech – Braintree – MX-5 Friendly Tyre specialist – Adrian (posy wheels) Neil has negotiated a discount here for all club members, on production of a valid membership card they are offering 5% discount on all tyres supplied and fitted, Contact them on: 01376 341675
Cleverley Repaired Cars (C.R.C) FRESSINGFIELD, Nr STRADBROKE SUFFOLK, MX-5 Friendly Garage. C.R.C.specialise in maintaining, modifying and MOTs on classic and sports cars From Aston Martin to Minis, as well as our much loved MX-5s. 10% discount given on production of a valid Owners Club membership card. Contact Michael Cleverley on 01379 588260. mj at cakesandcars.wanadoo.co.uk
Fast Eddy’s Performance Car Services – Performance parts, fast road and track preparation, servicing, some secondhand parts. 10% off our already very reasonable labour rate of £50/hr. Call Eddy on 01603 401250 or 07887790542 (no texts please) www.fast-eddys.biz Fast Eddy’s, Unit 3 Keelan Close, NORWICH, NR6 6QZ
Advanced Driver Training – Serious but fun with 20% discount for MX5 OC members.  Get even more pleasure from your 5.  Look at my website and see how I can help at whatever level you choose.  Full details from John at – www.safelyFast.co.uk  – 07831 853 120 This is not a definitive list and hopefully we can get it to grow! if you can offer/have received good service from a retailer and you/they are willing to offer a discount for our members please send the info to me at: robbie at mx5easternregion.co.uk and I will pop the details on the list. Please note: This is not a recommendation for any of the above and merely advises of services and discounts on offer.


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MX-5 Owners Club 2022 Spring Meeting 10:30 am
MX-5 Owners Club 2022 Spring Meeting @ ATWELL WILSON MUSEUM
May 8 @ 10:30 am – 4:30 pm
MX-5 Owners Club 2022 Spring Meeting @ ATWELL WILSON MUSEUM | England | United Kingdom
  From the clubs web site WELCOME TO THE MX-5 SPRING MEETING 8th MAY 2022 – ATWELL WILSON MUSEUM Dust off the winter blues and join us at the MX-5 Owners Club Spring Social meet,[...]
EASTERN – North Essex (Colchester) Meet 8:00 pm
EASTERN – North Essex (Colchester) Meet @ The Crown
May 18 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
EASTERN - North Essex (Colchester) Meet @ The Crown | Wormingford | England | United Kingdom
We meet at 6:30pm to dine, and the main meeting starts at 8pm. It’s important to book with Paul 01787 227464 as space is limited.