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Sunday Scramble

Our final Sunday Scramble of the year will take place on 01st October – a great closer to an exciting events season.

We are delighted to welcome the following Car Clubs to the Scramble 131 MirafioriAbarth Owners ClubAlfa Romeo Owners Club UK – Cotswold branch, Alvis Owner ClubAston Martin Owners ClubAylesbury MG Club, The Bentley Drivers Club, BMW Car Club GBBritish Historic Kart ClubClub Audi, Ford RS Owners Club – Bedfordshire branchJBA Owners ClubLotus Drivers Club, Lotus Seven Club, MG Car Club – MGB Register, MGCCMGF Register – Thames Valley RegionMorgan Sports Car Club, Nissan 200sx Owners Club, Olney Classic Car Club, Oxfordshire MG Owners ClubPorsche Club GBRover Sports Register, SilverStoneSocial, Stag Owners ClubSunbeam Alpine Owners Club, Talk MorganTR Register, Triumph Sports Six Club, The VSCCThe VMCC and Wessex MG Club.

Registered Car Clubs will be given Club parking and members will benefit from discounted tickets so if your Club would like to register please contact:  enquiries@historicpromotions.com prior to 08th September 2017.

The specialist businesses of Bicester Heritage will be open to the public, which is a fantastic opportunity to see inside their workshops, showrooms and buildings and catch a glimpse of their latest projects, restorations and stock. For a glimpse of previous Sunday Scramble events, click here.

Online ticket sales for the Sunday Scramble are now open, tickets can be purchased here, with tickets also available on the gate.

Hagerty International, the classic car insurance specialist, will again host their live Valuation Arena at the Sunday Scramble, supported by H&H ClassicsClassic Cars magazine and the online classified site ClassicCarsForSale.co.uk. Valuation experts will be on hand to inspect and photograph vehicles, swiftly providing the owner with a valuation certificate and thus ensuring that your vehicles are properly valued and therefore properly insured.

Entry into Hagerty’s Valuation Arena is only available to people attending the Sunday Scramble at Bicester.  The Valuation will cost £15, all of which will go charity, and each valuation will include a certificate and goody bag of classic extras from all participating partners.  Owners are urged to bring as much information on their vehicle as possible for the valuation experts to inspect.

You will also find the following traders on the Technical Site:  Engine Carbon CleanErik Gorter ClassicsGDMK ImagesRichard Wade Artwork & EtchingsTuratello Trailers and U Drive Cars.

Finest Hour Experiences will be offering Tiger Moth flying lessons on site, click here to book your 20 minute flying slot.


    • What time do the gates open to the public?  9am
    • What time does the event close to the public?  2pm
    • Do I need to book in advance? We strongly recommend you book in advance, as this event can and does sell out and we cannot guarantee there will be tickets available on the day.
    • How much are tickets in advance? Adult tickets purchased in advance (age 16 or over) are £6 per person (plus a booking service charge). Children under 16 are free and do not require a ticket (when accompanied by an adult ticket holder). Discounts are available in certain cases (please see below).
    • What is the deal for classic vehicles?  Visitors planning to arrive in a pre-1990 classic vehicle (which includes cars, motorcycles and military vehicles) can benefit from our advance Classic discount offer of £4 per person (plus a booking service charge), which also gives the opportunity to display your vehicle in amongst the buildings of the main Technical Site, subject to availability (please note you will be asked to enter details of your classic vehicle when you select this ticket option).
    • What is the deal for vehicle club members? Members of vehicle clubs can benefit from our advance Club discount offer of £4 per person (plus a booking service charge) provided their club representative has registered the club attendance with us in advance. To apply for registration (subject to approval) please contact Historic Promotions on 01869 247888 or enquiries@historicpromotions.com
    • Buying tickets on the gate – you are welcome to purchase tickets on the gate, subject to availability – all tickets will be £8 per person.  Children under 16 are free (when accompanied by an adult ticket holder).
    • Do I have to pay for parking?  No, all parking is free for ticket holders.
    • Do I need to buy a ticket for every person in my vehicle?  Yes, we need all adults to have an individual ticket.  Hagerty Valuation Arena tickets need to be bought in addition to the Sunday Scramble entry ticket.
    • How does the Hagerty Valuation Arena work?  There are a limited number of spaces available so you need to pre-book a timed slot via our website.  The tickets are £15 each with all monies raised going to charity.  At your allotted time you will need to take your vehicle to the Hagerty Valuation Arena where a team of experts will inspect the vehicle, take photographs of the vehicle and give you a printed valuation within 15 minutes.
    • Which entrances do vehicles use?  Vehicles will be directed by yellow signs to the airfield gate on the Buckingham Road.
    • May I fly in?  Bicester Heritage is delighted to welcome vintage aircraft to fly-in for Scramble events but due to limited space the aeroplane must be pre-booked, please email enquiries@historicpromotions.com.  Bicester Heritage airfield is strictly PPR please see attachment for details:  Visiting Aircraft Instructions.  The pilot and all passengers must have an entry ticket – please book online.
    • Which entrance do pedestrians use?  Pedestrians must use the main Bicester Heritage entrance on the Buckingham Road, near the roundabout with Skimmingdish Lane.
    • What can I expect to see at the event?  The Sunday Scramble is mainly an excuse for hundreds of classic vehicle enthusiasts to come together and enjoy a relaxed social gathering.  As well as enjoying the visiting classic cars, motorbikes and other vehicles, you can also glimpse inside the various specialist businesses now on site at Bicester Heritage, who will be opening their doors throughout.  The airfield will also be active, weather dependent, during the event so you can expect to see the Bicester Gliding Centre in operation.
    • What catering will be available?  There will be various catering outlets on site serving hot and cold drinks and a variety of food including soup and bacon rolls.
    • Are dogs allowed on site?  Because this is an active airfield dogs are not permitted on site, with the exception of guide dogs.
    • Is there any readmission?  No, sorry, there is no readmission if you leave the site during the event.
    • What disabled facilities are available? There is a dedicated disabled parking area close to the event entrance.  There is also a disabled toilet on site.
    • Mobility vehicles can be pre-booked, please visit Mobilityhire4you or call 01353 653752 to make your booking – £5 for a wheelchair for the day or £15 for a scooter.
    • If you are disabled and require full-time assistance, we are happy to provide a free ticket at the gate for your care assistant, partner or accompanying friend, so you do not need to book an advance ticket for them when you are booking your own ticket. In order to receive this free ticket, please provide a copy of your most recent DLA or PIP letter showing your current entitlement as well as your blue badge, should you require car parking on site.
    • I’m experiencing problems purchasing a ticket online.  Please contact our ticket provider via email Support@ticketscript.com
    • I’ve lost my ticket.  Please click here to reprint your tickets Lost Ticket

If you would like to purchase tickets for the Sunday Scramble on the 1st October, please click here.

Vintage Sports-Car Club - Winter Driving Tests


Bicester Heritage is delighted to be hosting the VSCC Winter Driving Tests for the 4th year running.  Mark Elder as Organiser will be designing some challenging tests around the Technical Site as well as around the airfield.

Once again the VSCC doctors have kindly offered to be in attendance to provide MSA medicals as before.  There is no need to book a medical, simply turn up with your licence application form and your cheque book for a morning appointment.

For further details:  VSCC Events page