Sherborne Castle Classic & Supercar Show ‘Donates’ £53,000 to Local Charities & Cancer Research UK

Presidents of the Show and Owners of the Sherborne Castle Estate – Edward and Maria Wingfield Digby said:


We are thrilled that the Show held in July has been a huge success and is able to donate such an astonishing amount to charity from a one-day event.

As Presidents it gives us enormous pleasure to host this event, which is not only unique in the South West but has evolved into an occasion that appeals to owners of an eclectic mix of treasured Classics in addition to fabulous and priceless Supercars.

By attracting in excess of 10,000 visitors and having the focus on raising funds for Charity the Show exactly matches the ethos of the Castle Estate in being able to share its wonderful location and facilities with the public at large.

This event goes from strength to strength and Sherborne Castle Estate is thrilled it will again be staged at this venue on 15th/16th July 2017, when the first two-day Show will take place’.

The funds will be distributed as follows:-

Cancer Research UK £21,300

Yeovil Free Wheelers £5,000

St Margaret’s Hospice £5,000

Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance £4,000

Sherborne Area Youth and Community Centre £10,000

Sherborne Rendezvous £2,000

Future Roots £2,000

Motor Neurone Disease Association £1,700

Wincanton Community Venture £2,000

TOTAL £53,000

The Organisers wish to thank all helpers from the Rotary Clubs of Sherborne Castles, Yeo Vale and Brue Valley and the many exhibitors, stall holders, suppliers and sponsors without whom the Show would not have been possible.


Front Row _-Richard Thorley (President Sherborne Castles Rotary Club), Nigel Young (Chairman, Classic and Supercars Show), Mr and Mrs Wingfield Digby (owners of Sherborne Castle and Presidents of the Classic and Supercar Show)

Back Row- William Beveridge ( Agent, Sherborne Castle Estate),  Mike Stokes(President Elect, Brue Valley Rotary Club),), Angela Winson (Brue Valley), Peter Prager, President, Yeo Vale Rotary Club)

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