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Morris Minor Owners Club

MMOC Northern Ireland Branch

Minoring in the 21st century

Welcome to the Morris Minor Owners' Club NI. We are the Northern Ireland branch of the Morris Minor Owners Club and have over 100 members locally. The club meets on the first Thursday of each month at 8.00pm in Belfast Bowling Club, Deramore Park. If you have a Morris Minor or just an interest in them, we would be delighted for you to join us.

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Regional Rally 2015

Posted by on Aug 25, 2015 in , | 0 comments

This year our Regional Rally was on 15th August 2015 and was hosted by Susan & David Shepherd. I imagine a number of people’s faces lit up as they read we were going to Kirkistown race track because I know mine certainly did. From 8:30am, we gathered at The...

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MMOC-NI BBQ 2015

Posted by on Aug 12, 2015 in , | 0 comments

The weather during the week hadn’t been great. This included a lot of wind and rain. However, the weather managed to hold up for our BBQ on Thursday 6th August 2015. Last year Stephen Gordon organised a BBQ run; seeing as it was a great success the committee decided...

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An early 1000 reboot – Andrew Elwood

Posted by on Feb 22, 2015 in , | 0 comments

Whilst already having two 1965 Minor 1000’s a 2 door and a 4 door,  I have for a few years been  very tempted about buying an early Minor 1000.  The car in question would have to be a black, four door built between 1957 and 1961.  The main reason for this was...

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PZ – The Car that makes everyone go ‘WOW’

Posted by on Oct 12, 2014 in , | 0 comments

Written By Becca McIlroy PZ – a 1954 Series 2, four door. Unfortunately this car only lived for 12 years. But a few certain members in our club couldn’t let another Morris rot away. In 2011… It was rescued! ” It only needs a paint job and some shiny...

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Bangor Sea Shore Festival 2014

Posted by on Jul 6, 2014 in , | 0 comments

Well, after all the organising and publicity for the Bangor Sea Shore Festival over the last 8 months, the 7th of June 2014 had arrived. Our committee arrived at Bangor Castle at 7.00am to be greeted by the main organisers Robert Hoy and Trevor Mitchell. The show was quickly getting...

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Kenny McIlroy – A Love for Morris Minor’s

Posted by on Apr 16, 2014 in , | 0 comments

I bought my first Morris when my daughter Becca was just a baby. It was pale blue with a red interior. I brought it back from the South of Ireland but unfortunately the bonnet lifted, that was not a nice experience and have been cautious every since! One of...

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Trevor Mitchell’s Minoring experiences

Posted by on Nov 29, 2013 in , | 0 comments

I joined the National MMOC around 1985 because we had been given a Morris Minor.  The Minor is a 2 door saloon in snowberry white, registered in 1970.  My Uncle had been ill and he had driven the Minor as his every day car but when he recovered, he...

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David McCullough’s 1950 Lowlight Saloon

Posted by on Nov 9, 2013 in , | 0 comments

OPE 478 It was registered in May 1950 chassis number smm48806, supplied new to the Ministry of Supply.  If anyone has information on the Ministry I would be interested to learn more about it.  It had proper MM style seats but on runners like the later disabled cars so I...

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