Results for Barbon Hillclimb, 10 June 2017

June 19th, 2017 • By: Chairman Barbon, Events, Hillclimb, News, Results & Reports

The results for the Barbon Hillclimb on the 10th June 2017 are now available to view, print or download and can be accessed by clicking on the relevant links below

We hope to have practice times available shortly.

Entry List Barbon 10th June 2017

Final Results Barbon 10th June 2017

Aintree 24th June Provisional entry list

June 18th, 2017 • By: Chairman Aintree, Events, News, sprint, Uncategorized

Want to see which cars have entered the Aintree Sprint on 24th June 2017?

Here’s the Provisional Entry List.

Rev Barry Whitehead

May 25th, 2017 • By: Chairman Aintree, Barbon, Hillclimb, News, Uncategorized

It is with great sadness that we have to announce that the Reverend Barry Whitehead died on Monday 22nd May 2017 aged 86. He had been suffering for some time with prostate cancer.

Barry, self taught, was inspired to build his own “RBS” (Rev. Barry Special) single-seaters by reading the books of Allan Staniforth.

His cars, RBS1 to RBS8, primarily competed in the 1100cc racing car class, and for the last 18 years he shared them with his daughter Eve until ill-health forced him to retire from driving two seasons ago. Eve continued to drive, and despite declining health, he assumed the role of “RBS mechanic”, working in the garage at home, preparing and maintaining the car for her – he enjoyed the engineering as much as, if not more than, the driving. Eve continues to compete with RBS8 in the North West region.

Barry was a much-liked and respected engineer and competitor; with his booming voice and laugh (and insults), he was a major presence in the paddock and he will be very sadly missed by a huge number of competitors across the North of England. He competed for over 45 years, and until 2017 never missed a season, which is an amazing record.

Our condolences go to his children Pat, Eve, Mark and Nicola.

The funeral will be held on Wednesday 31st May, 2pm, at St Wilfrids’s Church, Standish, with refreshments at a local venue afterwards.

(We thank Craig Powers for the above)

Results & Report for the Aintree Spring Sprint 22nd April 2017 are now available

April 24th, 2017 • By: Admin Aintree, Events, News, Results & Reports, sprint, Uncategorized

The results and event report for the Aintree April Sprint held on the 22nd April 2017 are now available to view, download and print, please click on the following link to access them.

Aintree Practice 22nd April 2017

Final Aintree Results 22nd April 2017

Aintree Sprint Report 22nd April 2017


Entries for the 2017 Barbon Hillclimbs are now open…………

March 6th, 2017 • By: Chairman Barbon, Events, Hillclimb, News

We’ve opened the entry list for the 10th June & 1st July Barbon hillclimbs (for cars).
We expect the June event to end up with a full entry list so don’t leave it too long before submitting your entry if you want to be sure of a place!
More info at
If you’ve never competed at Barbon Manor, don’t dismiss it…. it’s a spectacular & quick venue that’s a great favourite with our regular competitors.