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The Pilote Owners Association have created a new Facebook group exclusively for full members of the Association.

The new group will be called "Pilote Owners Association Members Forum" and can be assessed using the Facebook link on this page.
You will be required to give your Pilote membership number when you apply to join.

The page replaces the former group which will continue to run under the alternative name Pilote Owners Group.

Your Next Rally 2018

Christmas Rally at Teversal - Monday 26th November to Friday 30th November


Wed 29 May 2019 to 21 June 2019

All Rallies are organised exclusively for members of the Pilote Owners Association

The overseas rally details are now finalised, for further details or to book please contact John Haines for the Overseas Rally Booking Form.

Cost £690.00 per unit of 2 people - Please ask for the cost if you only wish to book part of the tour.

Please note that the price given is for campsite fees and does not include any meals or excursions.

The sites in France, Lake Garda and Austria charge for each dog which amounts to approximately £35 in total payable in person directly at each of the sites.

A Non refundable deposit of £100.00 is required to book your place – maximum of 20 units.

Final balance is required on or before 29th March 2019

John Haines Rally Co-ordinator – 07860 553001  -  jh@jhservices.co.uk

Just some 2019 dates for your diaries full details and booking information will be published in the diary of events which will be posted to members in January.

15 -19 March - Mayfield Park, near Cirencester
19 -25 March - South Lychett Manor, Poole
12 -15 April - The Bubblecar Museum, near Boston
25 -29 April -Warner's Peterborough Show
10 -14 May -AGM Stratford Racecourse
16 -20 May -Warner's Newbury Show
29 May-21 June - Overseas rally -Four countries lakes and mountains.
5 - 8 July - Smeaton's Lakes, Newark
11 -15 Aug -Hereford Rowing Club, Hereford
15 -19 Aug -Warner's Malvern Show
10 -15 Sept - Blackbull caravan park, Pickering
10 -15 Oct -Colchester holiday park, Colchester
6 - 10 Dec - Sysonby Acres, Melton Mowbray

John Haimes (Rally Coordinator)

P.S.  John is still looking for marshals for some of these, please get in touch if you can help. 


All Rallies are organised exclusively for members of the Pilote Owners Association

Here are the provisional sites booked for the rally next year. Meeting up in France and traveling to Switzerland and Italy finishing in Austria. There will be space for no more than 20 vans. Prices are yet to be confirmed and as the Italian sites charge an extra fee for dogs this will need to be indicated when you book. 

Have a look and let me know if interested via email, text or Facebook group.

  1. Camping de Riquewihr, Alsace, France. Wed 29 May 2019 – 1 June 2019 – 3 nights

In the heart of the Alsace wine road 12km from Colmar. Riquewihr is 1km from the campsite and is a famous medieval village belonging to the Association of the most beautiful villages of France.  www.campingriquewihr.com

Distance to next site at Interlaken – 140 miles

  1. Camping la Rancho, Interlaken,Switzerland. Sat 1 June 2019 – 5 June 2019 – 4 Nights

A Beautiful, quiet family site with a spectacular view of Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau. Camping Lazy Rancho lies between Lakes Thun and Brienz. www.lazyrancho.ch 

Distance to next site at Lake Garda – 240 miles

  1. Camping Weekend, San Felice del Benaco, Italy.Wed 5 June 2019 – 12 June 2019 – 7 Nights

On the Brescia side of Lake Garda, just minutes from Salò. From the site you are a short distance from the cultural and natural heritage of Lake Garda , from Vittoriale to Rocca di Manerba , to Isola del Garda , Sirmione Castle , the beautiful the lake promenade of Desenzano , Limone del Garda and the Saturday market of Salo. Excursion may be possible to Verona or Venice.  www.weekend.it

Distance to next site at Trentino – 125 miles

  1. Camping Valle Verde,Trentino, Italy .Mon 12 June 2019 – 17 June 2019 – 5 Nights

The site lies in one of the most fascinating valleys of the Dolomites – Val di Fiemme in Trentino Alto Adige. It is surrounded by meadows, woods and water streams. The camping is situated 2 km from Predazzo. To reach the centre of the village you can take the little road train or walk or go or by bike.


Distance to next site at Nattersee – 100 miles

  1. Camping Nattersee, Innsbruck, Austria - Mon 17 June 2019 - 21 June 2019 – 4 Nights

A 5* site we have been to before. It is Just 7km from Innsbruck with a free bus to Innsbruck & back directly from Natterer See. There are fantastic toilet facilities and a lovely restaurant on site.  www.natterersee.com

Distance to home depends on you!!

John Haines Rally Co-ordinator – 07860 553001 - jh@jhservices.co.uk

Rallies 2018 
All Rallies are organised exclusively for members of the Pilote Owners Association
Location Date Hardstanding Electric Bus

The Oxfordshire Cotswolds (Informal)

Mon 5th March to Fri 9th March


The Peterborough Show

Thurs 19th April to Mon 23rd April

No No Yes

AGM Dinner and Dance

Friday 11th May to Tuesday 15th May

No Yes Yes
French Rallies The Loire and Dordogne

Monday 4th - Saturday 23rd June 2018 (19 nights)

Booking details can be found on the Rallies page of this website
You can book to attend all or a selection of these four rallies
1.     Les Andelys - 
South of Rouen on the Seine

Monday 4th June - Thursday 7th June

2.      Cheverney-  In the Loire area.

Thursday 7th June - Tuesday 12th. June

3.  Brantome  - Near Perigeuex

Tuesday 12th June -Saturday 16th June

4. Limeuil, Dordogne

Saturday 16th June - Saturday 23rd June

The Midsummer Motorhome Show

Thursday 21st June to 25th June

Swanage and Wareham Rugby Club

Tues 10th July to Sunday 15th July

No No Yes

Stoke Bruerne

Sunday 12th August to Thursday 16th August

No No

Western Motorhome Show

Thursday 16th August to Monday 20th August

No No

Newnes Touring Caravan Park -Shropshire

Wednesday 19th Sept. to Wednesday 26th Sept.

Yes Yes

Briarfields Motel and Touring Park, Cheltenham

Sunday 7th October to Thursday 11th October

Yes Yes Yes

Christmas Rally at Teversal

Monday 26th November to Friday 30th November

Yes Yes


If you have photographs from Rallies that you would like to share with other members 

please send them to me and I will put them on the website.

Just e-mail your photo as an attachment using the webmaster link on this page. Webmaster


For further information about  the Association please see our Membership Application Form using the link above 

or contact our Membership Secretary using the link below.

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Originated: 18 September 2001

Updated:26th August 2018