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LUNCH AT THE GEORGE INN, EARTHAM
Sunday 15 March 2009

An absolutely perfect Spring day, more suited to a picnic than a Pub lunch, produced a dazzling display of twenty-two gleaming Club cars at The George. In addition to those staying for lunch we had courtesy visits from Tony Smith, with his impressive 1925 Phantom I and Paul Lewis and Mo Reeve who joined us for a friendly chat.

Ray Thatcher's Phantom II and Mark Tidy's 20/25 were parked in front of the George with Tony Smith's Phantom I and considerable interest was shown in these, both by passers by and local people.

Many chose to enjoy their morning coffee and chat at the tables in the garden on such a lovely day. Then we filled the restaurant and forty-seven had a two course lunch before chatting in the sunshine and wending our ways home.

David Steel - Section Committee Member


1925 RR Phantom I, 1933 RR Phantom II and 1932 RR 20/25
Tony Smith's 1925 RR Phantom I, Ray Thatcher's 1933 RR Phantom II and Mark Tidy's1932 RR 20/25.
Some of the more modern cars   Bentley and brace of Rolls-Royces
Some of the more modern cars included Andrew Honour's 1965 Bentley S3 Continental, Peter Waller's 1950 Bentley MkVI,
Ted Meachem's 2002 RR Corniche and David Steel's RR Silver Seraph.
Members enjoyed the sunshine   Pony and trap
              Members enjoyed their drinks in the warm sunshine.                     A pony and trap added to the horsepower on show. Photos: Ian Burt