26 May 2020
Some 40 members braved the wet and windy conditions to meet up for a great meal accompanied by piano music in the library of the Hotel
Five R12 members were able to practice their driving skills and attended Snetterton's first Simulator Sprint
Some members brought along their pride and joys - a Porsche can be enjoyed throughout the year! We were treated to some great food and service by the staff. Great atmosphere too, and all arranged ably by Yvonne Allison.
Fun and fund raising - R12 enjoyed their annual Christmas Social at The Bird in Hand
Forty revellers from all over the Region had a great evening of good times with most strutting their stuff on the dance floor at Brome Grange. Even Gordon Ramsay dropped in for a bit of additional entertainment! Thanks to our fantastic ROs Tony and Colleen for organising a truly memorable evening to round the fantastic and truly memorable 2019 with a flourish!! Roll on 2020!
Some of the R12 shotgun shooters were joined by Gary & Carole Sorrell from Porsche Colchester for a fun day clay shooting at Eriswell Lodge Shooting Ground, followed by Lunch. Gary showed us all how to shoot and was the High Gun.
R12 members and engineering lecturers at City College Norwich, Ian Sadler and Stuart Mackay, organised a Porsche Car Clinic for R12 at the state of the art vehicle maintenance facilities at the College with fellow Porsche owners and colleagues, Chris Souch and Stuart Chapman. The CCN experts made four wheel alignment, air conditioning refurbishment, fluid change and general underbody inspection and spanner checks. The ladies also experienced a range of beauty treatments from the students.
Well over £1000 was raised in aid of Pancreatic Cancer Action during the day.
Sincere thanks to Chris Dinnage and Bob Dance for a fantastic tour, letting us all get up close to some iconic machinery and single seater racing cars, and sharing their anecdotes of their lifetimes at the highest levels of F1.
Organised by Boxster owners Trevor and Angela Stringer, R12 spent an 'access all areas' day on a behind the scenes tour of the East Anglian ex military airfield, learning about about the Cold War, the A10 Thunderbolt operations there and the USAF in East Anglia
A brilliant day organised by Brian Glover and hosted by Gary Sorrell and the Porsche Colchester team for a Porsche Service Clinic for individual members cars
Several R12 members enjoyed a great track evening at Snetterton organised by Fressingfield Oily Rag Club. The photos are of cars driven by Stuart Mackay, John Webber, Alan Chandler and Ken Ward. Several members were there as spectators too.
Another great day at Helmingham Hall
R12's outing to RAF Marham Families Day air display was organised by former RO Stuart Brooke and we basked in the 38-degree heat and joined many other local car clubs displaying our vehicles.
Photos from 'The Car's the Star' at the July Club meeting held at the Bird in Hand
The 356 Speedster Replica fitted with a 3.2 L air cooled engine/gearbox from a 911!! It is undergoing shakedown testing and will be painted in a dove grey paint.
R12's BBQ at the home of John & Sue Gibson in Roughton near Cromer on the north Norfolk coast
Pictures from R12's visit to Jersey International Motoring Festival
Pictures from Fressingfield British Legion Rally organised by Fressingfield Oily Rag Club near Harleston
Pictures from the Bradenham Village Classic Car Rally near Swaffham
R12 members and their cars had a great day at Stody Lodge Classic Car Day, near Holt.
Some shots from the Nürburgring of Stuart Mackay and his GT3
A long weekend at the Porsche Club Francorchamps Days 2019 in early April
A rogues gallery from Hintlesham - thanks to all contributors and especially to Stuart.
A selection of photos from our evening at STS Tyre Pro in Norwich
A few pictures from our POTM to Bedfod Lodge
Our annual Car is the Star at the Bird in Hand
Autumn Drive 15.10.2017
Starting at the Pheasant Hotel - Kelling for coffee. A gentle (?) drive along the coast road diverting into balkeney and Wells to arrive just in time for lunch at Briarfields in Titchwell
William Hewitt Independent Porsche Specialist on 11.11.2017
Helmingham Show on 6th August 2017
Christmas Social at the Bird in Hand on 12.12.2017
A selection of pics and video from our few days away at the Metropole Hotel
R12's visit to Prill Porsche Classics.
R12's weekend with the Club's 356 at Pie Performance.
R12 were invited to take our Porsches and join a large display of historic vehicles at Kersey Mill for their "Drive It Day" which also to celebrates the opening of the renovated Watermill.
R12's visit to Historika.