HOC ANNUAL RALLY - 11th to 14th SEPTEMBER 2014

HOC's 2014 Annual Rally took us across the water to the Netherlands, where we had a great time based in sunny Domburg, a lovely seaside resort town in Zeeland.  See below for photos from HOC Members and rally reports from our host with the most; Wim

A PRECIOUS CARGO:

 

SOME OF THE LOCAL ATTRACTIONS IN DOMBURG:

   

HOTEL TAKEOVER - 14 BIKES, INCLUDING 7 HESKETHS

       

 

DINNER AND DRINKS - THURSDAY EVENING

Wim's Words...

"On Thursday afternoon the HOC members arrived at the Hotel Kijkduin in Domburg
At half past six we went to the restaurant Juliana in the village, where we had our own
corner and a splendid meal and social drinks and talk till half past eleven."

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

COFFEE - FRIDAY MORNING - A TRIP TO THE MUSEUM

    

     

       

FRIDAY LUNCH - MARVELLOUS FOOD IN A MARVELLOUS SETTING..!!

       

      

      

         

     

FRIDAY NIGHT DINNER - WIM PRESENTS HOC MEMBERS WITH SPECIAL MOMENTOS

       

       

         

     

SATURDAY RIDE-OUT - CHURCH TOWER IS ALL THAT REMAINS OF A VILLAGE,

NOW SUBMERGED BY THE DYKE AND RESERVOIR DEVELOPMENTS

       

        

         

       

       

       

   

 

OUT AND ABOUT ON SATURDAY MORNING:

   

     

THOSE IN ATTENDANCE:

     

       

       

   

(AND, OF COURSE, MERV AND LYNDA BEHIND THE CAMERA)

SATURDAY AFTERNOON - WOUT IS AWARDED THE LORD HESKETH TROPHY - HIS IS THE GREEN V1000 (A HESLEYDON EXAMPLE)

     

       

A WINDMILL - WELL WE WERE IN THE NETHERLANDS...

THE WEEKEND WRAPS UP WITH MORE FINE DINING:

 

     

HOMEWARD BOUND - THOSE HEADING FOR CALAIS DEPART THE HOTEL

     

       

HESKESAURUS REX'S JOURNEY...