South Shields charity benefits from car club cash

MG Northumbria raised cash for several charities.
MG Northumbria raised cash for several charities.

A South Shields charity has benefited from a classic car event.

MG Northumbria’s Classics in Corbridge event in the summer raised nearly £14,000 for 14 local charities and money has gone to South Tyneside Training & Enterprise Network.

A presentation was held at the club’s base in Backworth, North Tyneside.

MG Northumbria is the local club of the national MG Owners Club.

It is based in Backworth Hall near Whitley Bay, and has over 100 members who are owners of MGs and other classic cars.

It meets monthly and holds a wide variety of club runs and other activities during the year.

For more information please contact Tim Cook on 0191 2893799 or visit