Good turn-out at show

Parson Dr car and bike show Donna Quarrington and Roger Reader
Parson Dr car and bike show Donna Quarrington and Roger Reader

DESPITE the poor weather, the Parson Drove Classic and Custom Car, Bike and Trike Show was well attended on Sunday.

This resulted in another successful year, with profits estimated to be in excess of £2,000.

Parson Dr car and bike show SEE ADAM

Parson Dr car and bike show SEE ADAM

Show entries were slightly down this year for the Show and Shine in the bike classes but nevertheless, there were still 156 show entries.

The winner of the Car Blow Up was Roger Salter, predicting the time at 10 minutes 42 seconds and the Speedo Reading competition was won by L Brodigan, being the nearest to the correct answer with 685.

The winners in the 14 classes were:

Class 1 Best Classic Car, sponsored by R.T. Motors, 102 Terry Tibbs with a Chevy pick-up truck.

Class 2 Best Custom Car, sponsored by Parson Drove Post Office, 39 Jay Budd with a Ford Zephyr.

Class 3 Best Pre-50s Classic Car, sponsored by Whittlesey Pine, 33 Alan Smith with a Morris 8.

Class 4 Best Kit Car, sponsored by Reader Electrical, 67 Mr Brown with a Robin Hood.

Class 5 Best Car in Show, sponsored by John & June Rose, 110 Mark Vaughan with a Ford Mustang.

Class 6 Best Classic Bike, sponsored by J.B. Bikes, 98 A Stimpson with a Triton.

Class 7 Best Custom Bike, sponsored by Fenland Choppers, 125 O Laos with a Triumph Thunderbird.

Class 8 Best Pre 50’s Classic Bike sponsored by Harmony Roofing, 94 G Allison with a Norton ES2.

Class 9 Best Trike, sponsored by the Swan Inn, 90 M Drobach with a Honda 750 Trike.

Class 10 Best Scooter, sponsored by AB Glass & Windows, 108 N Johnson with a Vespa PX200.

Class 11 Best In Show Bike, sponsored by R P M Signs, 2 Donna Quarrington with a Harley Davidson.

Class 12 Best Paint Job, sponsored by D.J Elbury & Son, 42 Ian Budd with a Rolls Royce.

Class 13 Shed of the Show, sponsored by Guyhirn Tyres, 100 K Kelner with a Landrover Ambulance.

Class 14 Best Tractor, sponsored by Fishlocks Stables & Groundwork, 131 G Short with a Massey Ferguson.