Riley Archives News

April 2019 Another fundraising lunch at the Guildhall 28th  June 2019... contact Adrian

Riley Rallies 2019:- Non members and prospective buyers are welcome as most models will be on display some offer test drives and questions can be asked. Regalia will be on sale and often some used spares but new spares involve you being a member due to product liability laws

The Riley Register 62nd Coventry Rally  at Wroxall Abbey Estate 29th – 30th June 2019

The Riley RM Club 50th  Rally  at Warwick School 19th – 21st July 2019 (CV34 6PP)

The Riley Motor Club  6th – 8th September East Anglia Centre, Ufford Park Woodbridge Hotel, Melton

January 2019: Offers from Coventry council now need funding, spreadsheets and an official 'bean counter'. Plus another Archives funding lunch in Coventry is pencilled in for  Friday June 28th  at the Guildhall, Coventry open to all clubs and interested parties. (Memo  to attendees park and ride is less stressful as many city centre car parks are 'Mini' sized and larger cars do not fit the barriers)

2018; Many many discussions with Coventry council who are very intereteted and backing the ideas of the Archives as an asset to Coventry's historic past linking the weaving industry, cyles and early motoring

March 2018: The project started with an inaugural dinner in Coventry to raise funds (about £1000) and to check the feasibility of the project. The website was flung together hurriedly to exist as something'concrete' happening and will be a permanently updating feature as more is dicovered and later information re archives contents is added .