Come and Join Us!

The following list includes both MDTEMG events and those organised by external parties. Unless otherwise stated they are public events and are open to all.

 We look forward to welcoming you to our evening meetings which are held at the Morchard Bishop Memorial Hall usually on the third Wednesday of the month, starting at 7:30 PM, September to May. For more details about our MDTEMG activities please see About Us. External, daytime events which are held throughout the year include the group’s own demonstration and working days, together with other social events and visits to places of interest.

Club Night – ‘Mayflower Myths & Realities’

Date: February 19, 2020

Time: 7:30 PM

Location: Morchard Bishop Sports and Social Club

Club Night

Peter Hood will be presenting his findings concerning the trip that the Mayflower made to the ‘promised land’.  This is the 400th anniversary year of the voyage from Plymouth.

Club Night – ‘Building the M5’

Date: March 18, 2020

Time: 7:30 PM

Location: Morchard Bishop Sports and Social Club

Club Night

Mike Saffyn will be presenting anecdotes of his time when he was involved in the construction of the M5 including his experiences of maintaining the heavy plant involved.

Skittles Match

Date: March 21, 2020

Time: 7:30 PM

Location: Morchard Bishop Sports & Social Club

Further details to follow!

Club Night – ‘Inland Waterways in Devon’

Date: April 15, 2020

Time: 7:30 PM

Location: Morchard Bishop Sports and Social Club

Club Night

Captain Jack Nott will be discussing ‘Inland Waterways in Devon’ particularly the Exeter Ship Canal and the Devonshire Navigation.

Heritage Trip to the North Midlands

Start date: April 27, 2020

End date: April 30, 2020

Club Events | Club Visits

A proposed heritage trip to the North Midlands has been organised for club members and like minded people over four days in late April 2020, visiting six heritage locations with an underlying interest in heritage transport be it on water or roads via steam or the internal combustion engine including a visit to the road salt museum at Northwich.

For further details and bookings please contact Keith White on 01363 84247.

Club Night – ‘The Evolution of the Motorcar’

Date: May 20, 2020

Time: 7:30 PM

Location: Morchard Bishop Sports and Social Club

Club Night

Tony Sparrow, who in the past has owned 70 cars both vintage and modern, will present us with an insight into how cars have evolved from the late 1800s to the present day.

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