Wheelnuts

Wheelnuts Classic Car Show

The annual classic motor show known as ‘Wheelnuts’ is staged in the beautiful grounds of St Rose’s each spring. It has become a very popular event attracting large numbers of owners, with their unique and magnificent vehicles, as well as a large and appreciative crowd of admirers and enthusiasts. Together they celebrate all that is excellent in motor transport down through the ages.

The event has raised substantial funds which has allowed St Rose’s, along with help from the Variety Club of Great Britain, to replace its aged minibuses. Our children and students use them to go out and about in the community, visiting places of interest, attend sports events and take part in other leisure activities.

Wheelnuts 2018

Now in its 14th Year, Wheelnuts it is a truly amazing array of hundreds of classic cars and motor vehicles from motoring’s earliest days.

Getting bigger and more popular every year, the annual Classic Motor Show ‘Wheel Nuts 2018’ will be held in the beautiful grounds at St Rose’s in Stroud, on Sunday 29th April.  This marvellous event attracts motor enthusiasts from all over the region and is not to be missed, with over 450 Classic Cars and Motorcycles.   There is something for the whole family and it’ is a great day out, not just for the ‘petrol heads’ amongst us.  This major event draws crowds who come to admire the beautiful cars and motorcycles of days gone by with exhibits from as far back as the early days of motoring, to the prestigious cars of today.

The event begins at 11am on Sunday 29th April. Entry prices, are £4.00 for adults, £3.00 for concessions and children under 16 are just £1.00.  Lunches, refreshments and other attractions are provided for the family and transport to the event is part of the attraction, with a ‘Park & Ride’ facility from Archway School on Vintage Buses.

The annual show is the School’s major fund-raising event.  Over the years the “Wheel Nuts” event has raised a considerable amount for projects which improve facilities for the students.  This year we are raising money to improve the Home Economics department converting it into a Living Skills Department.

We are full and applications for the motor show are now closed.

If you’d like to use the Park and Ride facility that operates from Archway School, you can download the bus timetable here.

Wheelnuts 2018 Bus Timetable

To keep up to date with all the latest news about Wheelnuts like our Facebook page for regular updates.

 

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