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03 June

Western Group of Motoring Writers' PR Driving Day at Castle Combe Circuit, Chippenham (by invitation only)


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Gary strikes gold - again!

publication date: Jun 13, 2018


Gary Cuthbert won 4th PR of Day award


Fifty PRs and 40 cars gathered at Castle Combe Circuit for DD2018 – supported by Suzuki, Vauxhall, Newspress and Volkswagen.


At the end of the sunny busy day, thewesterngroup Award for the Top PR of the day went to Gary Cuthbert, the second time in a row he has won and the fourth time he has taken the Bristol Blue trophy back to Ford.  



Maserati won CoD with Kia best PR teamAfter a very close study of cars checked out and in by ID-PR who gave technical support to the event, the most popular car of the day was the Maserati GranTurismo and the most popular car on the track was the Ford Mustang.


Denis Chick lifetime achievement awardAs a special award, thewesterngroup presented a Bristol Blue decanter to recently retired Vauxhall PR Director Denis Chick to mark his “first” half-century in the industry and support of regional motoring writers. The best PR team on the day was Kia.


After preliminary discussions with Castle Combe Circuit the provisional date for thewesterngroup Driving Day 2019 will be 5 June. 





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