United Hospitals & University of London Motor Club

by lureofspeed

A little salute to an old established motor club. The UHULMC was founded back in 1932 at a time when Universities everywhere were starting clubs and beginning to run their own competitions. The UHULMC appears to have ran a fairly big programme through to the war, with events at Donington, Aston Clinton and a speed event at Gatwick. Here is E.C. ‘Ted’ Gratton in his MG at Aston Clinton in 1936 (clicking on the image will take you to some more pictures from the event on the UHULMC site:

The club is still active today and every May continues to organise the little-known Miglia Quadrato (Square Mile) rally which began way back in 1957. It looks like a lot of fun.

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