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Covid-19 Coronavirus update affecting the Great North Classic Car Show

09 April 2020

 We regret to inform you that due to the current situation with the Covid-19 pandemic, and in line with government legislation concerning the prohibition of public gatherings, that we have decided to postpone holding the Great North Classic Car Show on its planned date of Saturday 4th July.

We are keeping a close eye on government updates regarding its attempts to stop the spread of the virus and ensure that the safety of the public is paramount in our decision making.  Once the government deems that it is safe reduce lockdown measures and allow public gatherings, we will do our very best to stage the car show as soon as practicably possible.

At this stage, we are postponing the event rather than outright cancelling the event as we still hope that the event can go ahead in 2020. 

Exhibitors – We recognise that any potential new dates to schedule the Great North Classic Car Show may cause clashes with your diary.  We will update you with any further news and future planned dates.  For any queries or if you can’t make the rescheduled date if/when it is announced, please contact Clive Dickinson at

Ticket Holders – For those of you that have purchased tickets, you will be entitled to a refund should the event be cancelled outright.  If we are able to re-stage the event at a later date in 2020, but you are unable to attend, you will still qualify for a refund on  your purchase.  We will update this message in due course with details on how the refund process will be carried out, so please keep checking this page for updates on any rescheduled dates or event cancellation.  For any queries, please get in touch with us via our GNCCS contact form here -