NECPWA North (Tyneside and Durham Branches)

NECPWA North East Section: Local events and attendance information.

Welcome to NECPWA North

NECPWA LogoNECPWA North is the home of the Tyneside and Durham Branches of the North of England Classic and Pre War Automobiles Motoring Club. (originally founded as and formerly known to everyone as the North East Club for Pre War Austins.) The North's Foremost Classic Motoring Club.

The Club accepts all makes of vehicles and types of cars and motorcycles and we have members who own different makes of vehicle (sometimes more than 1). Membership is open to any enthusiast of old motor vehicles. It is not necessary to be a vehicle owner to join the club, but attendance at Club organised rallies is generally restricted to vehicles produced over 18 years ago. [NB each event has its own entry rules].

NECPWA Club Membership Applications can be downloaded in 'Forms' - Click Here - Or apply via e mail by clicking the link: MEMBERSHIP & NECPWA   e mail icon
NECPWA Club Membership is only £15.00 for UK residents. However, to encourage younger people to the Classic Car movement, membership applications from under-30's can be obtained free of subscription, although with a free subscription, members will only receive the 'E' version of NECPWA News.

AustinsWe encourage the formation of Local Branches of the club. Local branches being responsible for running their own events, and have their own representatives on the Executive Committee.

Main Club membership is spread over a very large area, mainly in the North of England and South of Scotland although we even have members overseas! Members come from all walks of life, united by common interest.

For more information on the Clubs History - Click Here -

We are proud of our friendly, informal outlook and we hope that You will decide to join us, and keep those old wheels turning.

Latest News:

July 2019


Applications for the position of Membership Secretary / ies (Suitable for a couple)

This position is vital to the continued existence of NECPWA.

A computer will be provided & all associated equipment eg laser printer, paper folder, external hard drive, stationery etc.

Applicants need to be computer literate & have access to the internet (a dedicated email address is supplied)

Programmes used are Filemaker Pro database, Microsoft Word & Excel. All of these are installed ready on the PC.

We have a current membership of approximately 930 members & renewals are spread across the 12 months of the year with June having the largest number. We send the membership labels to the magazine distribution team every 6 weeks approx. (This is all set up on the database). There are a few other small tasks like keeping an updated emag list, forwarding monthly new members for inclusion in the magazine, answering member’s queries etc.

However, the current secretaries will provide assistance with all the setting up, ongoing procedures & answering queries.

Please indicate interest in this position or get further information by contacting e mail icon membership at or e mail icon chairman at

Woohorn RallyLocal Events:

Classic Cars REGISTERED BEFORE 1st September 2000, of all makes, are now Welcome to attend Events run by the Tyneside and Durham Branches ( other branches have different criteria )

For a FULL list of Tyneside and Durham Branch events please go to the: Online Events Calendar

Tyneside Branch 'Season Tickets' which are required to gain entry to Belsay Hall, Beamish Museum Rallies etc. - Applications Forms for the 2020 season will be available to download late March 2020: - Click Here -
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