12th May 2024 all-day
Scotch Corner South Bound Services
DL10 6PQ
Brian & Veronica Crowther
Helwith and the Dales @ Scotch Corner South Bound Services

Gary Parker is organising and leading this event.

Updated the 11th December 2023

Meet and Greet at 9.30am for a 10am start from the Scotch Corner Services. We will cross the island and traffic lights and group together in the lay by 200 metres along the A66. After a short drive along the A66 we will head towards Marske and the Richmond. Leaving Richmond via the “Tank Road” we will head towards our first comfort break at the historic coaching inn The Wheatcheaf at Carperby. Tea and coffee available at £3.50. Approx drive time 1 hour. Heading out onto a single track roads we will  cross the Dales to head to our first stop at Tan Hill Inn. Our hosts have made available the barn for our group and will serve us with soup and sandwiches. The drive is about 50 minutes. After spending lunch in the clouds we are heading back to County Durham via Middleton in Teesdale and Weardale for our final comfort break which will be at the Dales Centre in Stanhope.. Drive time about 90 minutes. At this point anyone heading North can follow Rick Swanson towards the A68/A69 and for thoughs heading back to Teesside we will follow the Roman road back to Teesdale (one of the best driving roads in the country in my view for the MX-5’s) Approximate time 1 hour 20minutes. This event is one you must not miss, plenty of great roads which are made for the MX-5

Approximate mileage Scotch Corner to Stanhope 100 miles. Approximate mileage Scotch Corner to the Manor House 144 miles.

Update 12th March 2024

Join us for refreshments after this event at the Devonport Hotel at Middleton one row DL21AS

More updates as we have them.

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