British Motoring Festival celebrates fifth anniversary in style

Carole Morris-Underhill
Send to a friend

Send this article to a friend.

Published on July 15, 2014

Carol Miller's 1967 Austin Healey drew a lot of attention near the entrance of the British Motoring Festival.

Published on July 15, 2014

Joe Hine, of Douglas, New Brunswick, shows off his 1970 E-type 2+2 Jaguar. Hine spent five years restoring the vehicle without paying anyone to help. In previous years, he brought his 1953 MGA TD to the festival.

Published on July 15, 2014

Members of Emerald Tide performed throughout the July 12 event at King's-Edgehill School.

Published on July 15, 2014

James Devine, of Bridgewater, provided his vocals for the afternoon as Emerald Tide performed at the British Motoring Festival.

Published on July 15, 2014

The owner of this British car drew a crowd of onlookers as he revved the engine of this 1965 AC Cobra.

Published on July 15, 2014

Elizabeth Hawkins, of Dartmouth, poses with the Queen after winning the best period costume.

Published on July 15, 2014

Tom and Sharon Windeyer demonstrate one of their inventions made from recycled British car parts during the afternoon comedy show.

Published on July 15, 2014

Mark Bond demonstrates a powerful leaf blower created from recycled British car parts during an afternoon comedy show at the British Motoring Festival.

Published on July 15, 2014

Mark Bond demonstrates a powerful leaf blower created from recycled British car parts during an afternoon comedy show at the British Motoring Festival.

Published on July 15, 2014

Margaret Bond and Sharon Windeyer show off the beautiful trinkets their loved ones made for them using recycled car parts during a comedic skit July 12.

Published on July 15, 2014

Tom Windeyer had the audience in stitches when he showed up in this fashionable outfit during a comedic skit July 12.

Published on July 15, 2014

Mount Uniacke’s Mark Bond showcases how car enthusiasts can put safety first when finding ways to recycle their old British car parts during an afternoon skit.

Published on July 15, 2014

Mark Bond, of Mount Uniacke, demonstrates how old car parts can be used to 

Published on July 15, 2014

Dueling dipsticks: Mark Bond and Tom Windeyer had the audience laughing as they showed how British car enthusiasts can settle a disagreement using discarded dipsticks.

Published on July 15, 2014

This 1978 MGB, owned by Larry Yockell and Donna Sutton, of Bridgewater, was decked out for the British Motoring Festival July 12.

Published on July 15, 2014

Ian Brown-Sweeting, of the Halifax Scooter Council, was on hand at the British Motoring Festival July 12.

With each passing year, the British Motoring Festival only seems to get bigger and better.

This year marked the fifth annual event at King's-Edgehill School, and drew car enthusiasts from across the Maritimes, as well as the eastern United States, Quebec and Ontario.

The festival was held July 11-13, with the general public being invited to attend the festivities on Saturday.

From authentic British cuisine, live entertainment, and artwork, to an afternoon English tea, comedy sketch and best-dressed competition, there was something for all ages to enjoy.

To view a short video from the event, click here.

 

Organizations: King's-Edgehill School, British Motoring Festival

Geographic location: United States, Quebec, Ontario King's-Edgehill School British Motoring Festival Windsor Maritimes

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5

Thanks for voting!

Top of page

Comments

Comments