MG Boxing Day Rally

December 26, 2018

MG Boxing Day Rally
There was a large gathering of MG Cars on Abingdon Market Place as part of the 25th annual Boxing Day meeting and rally.
MG Boxing Day Rally
This included some of the 1.3 million+ MG cars made at the Abingdon Works, off the Marcham Road from 1930 to 1980.
MG Boxing Day Rally
Richard Martin, the Chairman of the MG Car Club – Abingdon Works Centre, gave people instructions about the route.
MG Boxing Day Rally
Cars left in their own time on this mild boxing day morning.
MG Boxing Day Rally
Musical entertainment was provided by Ian Giles who, when not busking in Abingdon, plays for the Oxford Waits.

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  • 1. Martin Gulliver  |  December 26, 2018 at 4:18 pm

    We went this morning for the third year and loved it. The owners are so happy to chat to you and Costa Coffee was doing a roaring trade.

  • 2. Peter Edgington  |  December 26, 2018 at 5:44 pm

    Wish I could have been there. Weather didn’t look too bad.

  • 3. Abingdon Mum  |  December 26, 2018 at 6:14 pm

    It was brilliant – our first Boxing Day run and certainly not the last. Great 30 mile route!

  • 4. Richard Martin  |  December 27, 2018 at 1:54 pm

    Probably the most number of MGs we’ve had at this traditional gathering since I’ve been involved. Great atmosphere and many thanks to all who came along, MG owners, locals and visitors you all contributed to fun few hours. Also thanks to the Black Horse who opened up especially for us and made us so welcome.

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