About Us

If you want to improve your driving and enjoy the fun of our local group, you are very welcome to come as a guest to one of our group meetings, so you can find out more before signing up.

We meet on the “3rd Wednesday of every month.
Odd months Marks Tey, (Marks Tey village hall Old London road Colchester CO6 1EJ)
Even months Great Blakenham (Great Blakenham village hall Mill lane, Great Blakenham IP6 0NJ)
Refreshments are included from 7.30pm, the Group Meeting starts 8.00pm.

Our programme includes theory training to run alongside your Advanced Driver observed drives and to benefit all group members after passing their test. Group nights may include guest speakers talking on various topics. Guests are always welcome. Upcoming Events

In addition, a regular newsletter is sent to every Colchester and Ipswich Group member. Newsletters

The cost of Colchester and Ipswich Group membership is:-

First year associate membership is included in the Advanced Driver package, thereafter, associate membership is £15 per annum plus IAM national membership.

Full membership is £15 per annum plus IAM national membership.

Our People

Mark Large


Ian Scott-Thompson

Vice Chairman

Martin Watts


Sarah Korimbocus

Group Secretary

Maureen Cooling

Membership Secretary

Louisa Davenall

Chief Observer

Brian Davies

Associate Coordinator

Barry Alexander

Events Coordinator

John Holmes

Newsletter Compiler

Linda Lees

Minutes secretary

Ron O’Hare

Committee Member

James Bullock

Committee Member

Christine Shelley

Committee Member