28 February, 2014


Footman James to sponsor Manchester Classic Car Show for 2nd year running


Footman James has announced it will be sponsoring the Manchester Classic Car Show for the second year running, after successfully supporting the event in 2013.

Taking place at Event City exhibition centre on Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 September, the event attracts visitors and exhibitors from all over the UK; this year it will host hundreds of cars from all eras, up to 100 clubs, a significant trade presence, classic market area, restoration demonstrations, classic car dealers, private display entries, a concours competition and live Group B Rally action!

Andy Fairchild, Footman James’ Managing Director said : “We are proud to be associated with the hugely popular annual Manchester Classic Car Show. Fast establishing itself as a pinnacle event in the industry, this year’s show will offer enthusiasts plenty to keep them entertained across both days.

“We are of course well placed to be main title sponsors for the show as a leading classic car insurer and will use the event to further encourage the huge enthusiasm and diversity of the UK classic car scene.”

The inaugural show took place last year in 2013 with wide acclaim. Andy Rouse, Show Organiser explained : “The Manchester Classic Car Show aims to reflect and showcase the very best of the UK’s classic motoring scene – and after such a positive response from our first show last year, we’re pretty confident we can meet this! As a national quality show, we are delighted to be so well supported by Footman James and look forward to a prosperous and beneficial relationship.”

Tickets for the show are as follows :

Advance : £13.00
On the door : £15.00
Children : FREE (under 16s accompanied by a paying adult)

Car parking is free.