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Aintree 65th Anniversary Dinner - A night to remember!

Hi All,

What a night to remember!

We held our 25th at the same venue in 1979 in The Stateroom Restaurant.

We held our 25th at the same venue in 1979 in The Stateroom Restaurant.

We were graced  with the presence of Principal Guest  David Richards, Chairman of Prodrive and Motorsport UK along with his wife Karen, who reminisced about their early Professional Careers spent in Liverpool.

David gave an overview of the vision for Motorsport UK and presented specially commissioned 65th anniversary Medals to a number of guests who have made an outstanding contribution to ACC and UK Motorsport during this period.

Other special Guests included Deputy Lord Mayor of Liverpool, Gary Millar, who gave a great speech about how Liverpool’s fortunes had changed over the last 65 years with a visitor economy of now over 50Million.

Special Awards were made which included the joint President’s Trophy which was presented by ACC President, Graham Hughes and  David Richards, to Chief Marshal, Stephen Stephen and Chief Course Marshal and Safety Officer, Lee Reece.

Our 90 guests included drivers and teams spanning 6 decades across Formula 1, 2,3 , Atlantic & Junior, BTCC, British GT, UK F1, Ginetta, Modsports, Special/Super Saloons including Monaco Historique winners Andy Middlehurst and Chris Ward and Mercedes BTCC drivers Daniel Rowbottom and Adam Morgan .