Ballyglunin Railway Restoration Project

The Skehana & District Heritage Group is delighted to lend its support to the Ballyglunin Railway Restoration Project committee when they sponsor a presentation by Jimmy Laffey, a member of our group, titled Griffiths Valuation of Tenements. While it will be general in content the presentation will detail the administrative structures of the time for

Photos from 2017 roadruns

Once again apologies to all exhibitors and traders inconvenienced by the cancellation of the 2017 vintage rally , planning has commenced for the 2018 show and any suggestions are welcome , again many thanks to all volunteers – your assistance is appreciated and we hope to see you again next year . In the mean

The 1st Silver Ghost

  This car is insured for £60 – £80m, the 1st Silver Ghost, which, according to the storyboard, did 14k miles driving between London to Glasgow on a 1907 reliability trial and beating every other car that took part , as it didn’t break down… Share

Road Run July 2nd

Shrule and District Vintage Club and friends are planning to meet in Shrule at 10 am on Sunday 2nd July and depart on a tractor run plus a car/commercial run shortly after. There is a route for both tractors and faster vehicles. Both routes will converge in Regans Cloonboo between 2:00  and 2:30pm for meal.

The Rolls revival

With money run out, I decided to spend time taking apart things that wouldn’t cost me anything apart from time.  How wrong I was… Most of the rear end suffered from woodwork rot and old age, crumbling in your fingers, oh dear! Rear door panel, not to RR standards     Where do you get

Headford Gymkhana :: Sunday 11th June

The Gymkhana and Dog show  in Headford in going ahead as scheduled and we  wish them all the best ,. Horse and pony classes start at 9am sharp, Dog Show starting at 1pm with entries at 11am. This will be a grand day out with lots to enjoy! Directions to the show: At the traffic

Cancelled : 11th June Show

Sadly due to the projected weather forecast it has been decided by an emergency meeting of the Shrule & District Vintage Club to cancel this years planned show on June 11th at Castlehackett . Abject apologies to all volunteers and well wishers on this occasion , also apologies to all vendors , exhibitors and potential