Vintage Car Run On Thomas Hardy's Birthday
12:02am 2nd June 2013
The 173rd anniversay of Thomas Hardy's birthday's being celereated by a Vintage and Classic car run today around South and West Dorset today.
More than 70 vehicles will take part in the annual event, organised by the Weymouth group, 'Transport of Yesteryear.'
Chairman Carle Graham's told Wessex FM the route will begin at Auto Express on the Hampton Farm Business Park at Higher Bockhampton.
Vehicles will take in rural villages while travelling to Melbury House for lunch, before continuing on via the Abbotsbury coast road to the Weymouth Pavilion Car Park, arriving from 2.15pm onwards.
Anyone wishing to take part needs to contact Carle by the start time of 9.30am.