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1896 Benefactors Gala Dinner and auction

Thursday 2 November 2017

Coventry Transport Museum’s annual fundraising Gala Dinner will include guest speakers John Grant, Chairman of the British Racing Drivers Club (Silverstone) and David Richards, Chairman of Prodrive and Chairman Elect of the UK Motorsports Association.

This year, our ambition is to raise money to support the STEM Learning programme at Coventry Transport Museum.  Juergen Zahl, Managing Director of Brose UK will speak about Brose’s sponsorship of a STEM Learning Officer at the museum.

An auction will be held during the evening to raise money with auction prizes including: 

2 x Grandstand Tickets to the 2018 F1 British Grand Prix at Silverstone, courtesy of John Grant – Chairman of the BRDC – Silverstone

A VIP Tour for 4 people of both the Aston Martin Factory and the Prodrive Factory, courtesy of David Richards CBE – Chairman of Prodrive

A Medieval Banquet Experience for 6 people at the beautiful Coombe Abbey Hotel and Abbey Gate, Courtesy of June Picken – Director of Sales, Coombe Abbey Hotel.


Tickets are available to book at £75 per person or £550 for a table of eight or £700 for a table of ten.

To find out more about the event please contact the fundraising team. 



Why not take a look at last year's Dinner... 


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