November 2011 in conjunction
with the Enthusiasts' Club, former SD apprentice, Bob
Bowker, organised a reunion lunch [shown above] for former apprentices at the Letchworth
Garden City Golf House. Former
Managing Director, and an ex-SD apprentice, Stan Quin, addressed the
gathering of over thirty former apprentices.
In 2022 Three events were organised to celebrate the Centenary of the founding of Shelvoke & Drewry Ltd.in 1922.
On 11th and 12th June at the British Motor Museum, Gaydon,
Warwickshire's Annual Classic and Vintage Commercial Vehicle Gathering,
three SD's and an SD built Latil were on display. Their attendance was
organised by Malcolm Bates and Peter Johnston.
On Saturday 3rd September the Ulster Commercial Vehicle Club held a
meeting at the Titanic Quarter in Belfast. This was followed by a
twenty mile road run to Donaghadee, County Down. Five SD vehicles from
Peter Johnston's collection took part in the run.
On Sunday 25th September an event was held sat the Broadway
Hotel, Letchworth Garden City, with displays, memorabilia, refreshments
and a "good old chat" attended by 75 people. This was organised by a
small committee from the Enthusiasts' Club. Two preserved vehicles were
No further gatherings have been arranged to date.