BOC photographs

As we’re sure you’ll agree, Bristol cars are beautifully photogenic – so it’s hard to resist taking pictures at every opportunity.

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Events & Social

Bristol 406 Zagato competing at the VSCC Pomeroy Trophy on Saturday 17th February 2024

Some static and track pictures of Nick Topliss’s replica 406 Zagato at ‘The Pom’.  Lots of exquisite detail on this recently completed recreation, not intended to be an exact copy, but maybe a variation with  60+ years of hindsight since Zagato were involved with original..  Very nice!

Goodwood Revival 8th to 10th September 2023

25 years since the inaugural Revival back in 1998 and Bristol’s were in attendance.  An excellent event this year albeit a little too warm on the Saturday.

Silverstone Festival 25th to 27th August 2023

Below some pics of the club’s stand at the rebranded event, formally the ‘Classic’.  The rebranded event celebrated 75 years of racing at Silverstone and there were races for cars throughout the ages right upto to GT cars that were just a few years old.

Ace Cafe meet 12th August 2023

Eight Bristol’s joined around seventeen Jensen’s at the annual inter club meet up.  A day of mixed weather and convivial conversation..


Bristol Day and Concours  – 23rd July 2023

Some pics from Merton meadow adjacent to Christ Church cathedral, the venue for this years concours.

Time Lapse of Bristol Day and Concours below

Pictures taken every 30 seconds between 9:25 and 16:45 
A 360 degree view of Concours car area, more to follow…

Goodwood Members Meeting – April 2023

Four member’s Bristols parked up in the infield on the Lavant Straight. Photos: Manuel Hughes

Eastern Region brunch meet – April 2023

A get together  at the Angel in Larling, Norfolk. 7 members brought 3 Bristols and a Jowett! Photos: Chris Dady

Turkey Tour – September 2022

6,000 miles of travel to and around Turkey

Bristol Day and Concours d’Elegance – August 2022

Held in the grounds of Bowcliffe Hall, near Leeds. Photos by Richard Greenleaf and others.

The BOC stand at the NEC Classic Car Show – November 2021

Despite COVID restrictions, there were many visitors to the BOC stand, ably manned by our dedicated team of BOC volunteers. Photos by Sam Frost.

South East area Summer BBQ and film night – August 2021

Ably hosted by Nick and Sarah, around 60 members enjoyed Rodney’s BBQ skills over the Bank Holiday weekend.

BOC ‘Bristol Day’ – August 2021

Held at the British Ironwork Centre, Oswestry. Sadly no concours this year as a Covid related precaution

Ace Cafe Bristol and Jensen meet – August 2021

On London’s North Circular. Worth it for the breakfasts alone! Photos by Sam Frost.

Bristol Fighter – July 2021

Spotted at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. Photos by Sam Frost.

BOHT conservation of the rescued Bristol bucks – December 2020

Stored in the gigantic Brabazon Hangar at Filton; awaiting new museum homes. Photos by Sam Frost.

BOHT conservation of the rescued Bristol bucks – December 2020

Stored in the gigantic Brabazon Hangar at Filton; awaiting new museum homes. Photos by Sam Frost.

The BCL spare parts acquisition – September 2020

Having secured the spares at the liquidation auction, the daunting task of sorting began.

Classic Car Drive-in at Bicester Heritage – September 2020

The BOC stand at what turned out to be the last BOC event of 2020 due to Covid restrictions.

SE Area Brunch Meet – August 2020

Another informal get together; this time at the Menza, Henley Rugby Club.

SE Area Breakfast Meet – July 2020

Our first ‘post lockdown’ event of 2020, at Newlands Corner, Surrey

The London Classic Car Show – February 2020

The BOC stand at the show; this year held at Olympia

New Year’s Day lunch – January 2020

The Duke of Cumberland Arms at Henley in Sussex

Chairman’s Dinner – December 2019

Held at the RAC Club, Pall Mall

NEC Classic Car Show – November 2019

Commemorating the Brabazon 70th & Concorde 50th anniversaries

Bristol Cars Open Day – October 2019

Celebrating Brian Marelli’s 60th anniversary at BCL

Summer BBQ and film night – August 2019

Organised by the South East area team

BOC Concours – August 2019

Held in the grounds of Bristol Cars Ltd, Widdlesham, Surrey

Tour de Yorkshire – June 2019

Organised by the Northern area team, a summer tour following the cycle route culminating in a garden BBQ

SE Area Picnic – June 2019

Hosted in Kent, members enjoyed a four course picnic in beautiful surroundings

BOC AGM – April 2019

This year held at Petwood Hotel – home of the legendary 617 “Dambusters” Squadron in WW2

Chairman’s Dinner – December 2018

Held at the RAC Club, Pall Mall.

Bristol Cars Services Open Day – October 2018

Bristol Cars throw open the doors of their new premises in Surrey.

BOC Albert Memorial meet – October 2018

Kensington Gardens, London, in front of the Albert Memorial.

BOC Round Britain Tour – September 2018

A four week tour of the GB coastline, from Aberystwyth to Aberystwyth.

BOC concours results and pictures – August 2018

RAF Museum, Hendon

BOC Ace Cafe meet – August 2018

In conjunction with the Jensen owners club.

Aerospace Bristol – July 2018

A trip to Filton to see the Bristol Owners Heritage Trust cutaway 403 exhibit.

Fougeres Rally May 2018

Over 30 Bristol cars in attendance!

BOC AGM April 2018

This year held in the Cotswolds

London Classic Car Show February 2018

The BOC stand at ExCel.

Chelsea Arts Club Lunch 22nd October 2017

South East area hosts a lunch for the BOC.

New Members Lunch 15th October 2017

A good line up of Bristol cars at the Imperial War Museum, Duxford.

Ace Cafe Meet 12th August 2017

The Bristol Owners club and the Jensen Owner’s Club share an event at the famous Ace Cafe, London.

The London Classic Car Show 23rd – 26th February 2017