May 13, 2009
In photos: Thousands of Volkswagen
enthusiasts flock to Brean
2,000 Volkswagen enthusiasts flocked to Brean at the weekend for
a three-day festival celebrating the vehicles.
West 2009 was held at Brean Leisure Park, where car-themed trade
stands, exhibitions and entertainment were laid on.
event also included a mass drive along Brean beach on Sunday,
as pictured here.
Chris White and Adrian Ashby (pictured) said the event had been
a great success after being held in Brean for the first time.
festival has been held at Sparkford for the last three years,
but we wanted to take it to the seaside and Brean has proved to
be a great venue. We had over 2,000 visitors, 80 trade stands
and almost 700 VW vehicles on site. We certainly hope to return
here again next year."
here for more photos of the event
of Van West 2009 photos