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Over the weekend of 21/22nd June, the Alvis Owner Club (AOC) made good on a promise made at the club’s 57th International Alvis Day held in the Cardiff area when AOC President, Edgar Shields accepted an invitation to attend the 200th Anniversary of Pembroke Dock in 2014 from the then Pembroke Dock Mayor Peter Kraus.
Pembroke Dock has a significant part in the whole Alvis story in that Alvis founder Thomas George John was born at 6, Church Street, Pembroke Dock on 18th November 1880 and begun his engineering career by accepting an Apprenticeship in the Royal Dockyard.
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The Bristol Classic Car Show - Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Held at the Royal Bath and West Showground, Shepton Mallet, on the 14th and 15th June. Two prizes were awarded to Alvis cars and the AOC stand was visted by 40 members.
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Young Person's Event - Friday, June 6, 2014
The second Young Person's Event, held at the end of May as previously at Bicester Heritage (BH). Organised by 23 year old AOC member Mayumi Rowe, the event sought to introduce younger people to a variety of cars and the potential for ownership.
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Alicia’s Prom and the Mistress - Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Alvis Owner Club (AOC) member and Wallingford resident Mike Edge had promised his daughter Alicia and her friend Ruth that he would use his 1964 Alvis TE21 as their transport for the Year 11 Prom. But two days before the event, Mike’s car suffered a serious engine failure, Abingdon resident Malcolm Kindell came to the rescue with his 1951 Alvis TA21.
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On 28th April, the AOC had great pleasure in supporting Bicester Heritage with the All Party Parliamentary Historic Vehicles Group annual rally.
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Pepe Jeans - Thursday, April 10, 2014
Pepe Jeans of London have discovered Alvis as a key marketing tool for campaigning with video clips.
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TD21 Featured In Advertisments - Monday, March 31, 2014
Designer Clothing label DAKS of London is featuring a TD21 Series 2 as a part of an advertising campaign featuring Musician Paul Weller. Pictures can be found on their website and as the Banner on their Facebook Page. Ads featuring the car have been seen as far a field as Hong Kong. DAKS are not the only people featuring Alvis cars in their adverts, Pepe Jeans are also featuring the cars in their advert.
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Malcolm Davey - Monday, March 31, 2014
There was a large turnout of both Members and their Alvis cars to remember Malcolm Davey at the Kent and Sussex Crematorium. The ceremony was standing room only and the club has opened a book of condolence that will be available at the AGM for people to view and sign.
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Malcolm Davey - Saturday, March 22, 2014
It is with great sadness that the Alvis Ower Club announces that the club’s Vice Chairman, Malcolm Davey passed way on the 9th March.
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New Membership System - Tuesday, January 28, 2014
The new Membership system on the website goes live on the 6th Feb 2014.
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