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The Morris Story Exhibition Opening

Posted on: 18th May 15

The Morris Story exhibition was officially opened on Saturday 28th February 2015 by Chairman of the Trustees John Haynes OBE and eleven year old Robin Kimber. read more »

Conference and Hospitality Open Day

Posted on: 17th May 15

February and March 2015 saw a huge coordinated effort between the Conference and Hospitality team (both front of house and catering and support staff) and the Marketing team, in preparation for the first conference and hospitality open day of the year. read more »

Somerset Bike Weekend

Posted on: 16th May 15

The Somerset Bike Weekend is a new event which will be held for the first time this year on Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th June 2015. This is in partnership with Somerset Road Safety and will also incorporate the yearly Jeff Clew Run. read more »

Time to celebrate success

Posted on: 16th Jan 15

Following the Museum’s £6m refurbishment and extension project there were celebrations when the Museum received global recognition at the prestigious International Historic Motoring Awards, held on Thursday 20th November, at the St Pancras Renaissance Hotel in London. read more »

Increased business means changes in staff

Posted on: 15th Jan 15

There have been several changes over the last few months to the Museum team. Marc Haynes is now the CEO and is in charge of both the Museum and the Trading Company. read more »

Museum on TV

Posted on: 14th Jan 15

The latest television programme to use the Museum in its filming schedule was ‘ Taste of Britian’ presented by Brian Turner and Janet Street-Porter which was screened on BBC2 on Friday 31st October. read more »

Functions and Events News

Posted on: 13th Jan 15

On Saturday 25th October Museum staff were delighted to host the 25th Anniversary of the Sporting Bears Motor Club. They hired the Merlin Suite for a Charity Ball to celebrate raising a fantastic 1.3 million pounds for children’s charities. They had a ticket sell-out for the black tie dinner with a Sinatra/Rat Pack theme with dancing to a ‘big band’ sound. read more »

News from the Workshop

Posted on: 12th Jan 15

The Haynes Workshop Services are going from strength to strength and with such success we have taken on more skilled staff to cope. read more »

Parties, Fairs and Launches

Posted on: 11th Jan 15

Not just cars and bikes appear at the Museum, but tractors as well, and we were pleased to host an event between the 22nd - 26th September, when a local company hired the conference facilities, which included use of the test track. During the week there were many invited guests who came along to the function. Normal Museum visitors were also able to watch some of the demonstrations on the track, which featured a range of Massey Ferguson tractors. read more »

Visiting Groups

Posted on: 10th Jan 15

A visit by the Teal Owners Club raised many eyebrows on Sunday 29th June when visitors thought they were seeing a line-up of Bugatti’s. This was probably because Teals were inspired by the design of Bugatti, with most being open two seater roadsters modelled on Bugatti types T35 and T37. A wide variety of engines are fitted in the cars, including, as one visitor told us, the engine of a Morris Marina! Whatever the engine, there was a spectacular array of cars which certainly created a stunning line-up. read more »

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