Following the highly successful ‘12th Classic and Supercar Show’ this Summer, the Rotary Clubs of ‘Yeo Vale’ and ‘Sherborne Castles’ this week presented cheques totalling £20,000 to charity.
National Prime Beneficiary: Cancer Research UK £16,000
Other local organisations who also received a share of the profits from the event were:
Yeovil Opportunity Group – £666.66
Children’s Hospice South West – £666.66
Horseshoes and Handprints – £666.66
The Rendezvous – £1,000
Sherborne Area Youth Club – £500
The Gryphon School’s Duke of Edinburgh’s Award & Ten Tors Teams 2016 – £500
Due to the wet and windy weather, the presentation event took place inside Sherborne Castle where representatives of the Charities were presented with their cheques.
However outside in the castle grounds we were delighted to announce that Rolls-Royce will be our marque feature for 2016, and to welcome some classic Rolls-Royce cars, together with the Rolls-Royce Wraith, and our sponsors ‘Rybrook Rolls-Royce’.
Sherborne Castle Classic and Supercars’ is one of the premier car shows in the South of England. This year’s show saw a greater number of vehicles exhibited than ever before. On the day alongside an impressive collection of marque feature classic and current ‘Lotus‘ cars were more than 1600 Classics, Sports and Supercars, Hot Rods and Custom cars. The cars were displayed on the beautiful show fields in front of Sherborne Castle, Dorset around 8,000 people were in attendance on the day