The NFDA Spring Ball 2019 will give you the opportunity to network with fellow franchised retailers and enjoy an evening of fine dining and great entertainment.

The event will take place at the 5-star Grove Resort, Chandler’s Cross, Hertfordshire, on Saturday 11 May 2019. This year, we are pleased to have back with us your compere and entertainment for the evening, TV presenter and former rugby player, Mark Durden-Smith. Our after-dinner speaker is former England Cricket Captain and TV commentator and pundit David Gower OBE.

The evening will finish with our live ‘motor industry’ band ‘The Hods’ and don’t forget our awards for Industry Initiative, Manufacturer and Special Recognition.


Venue: The Grove, Chandler’s Cross, Watford, WD3 4TG

Date: Saturday 11 May

Event itinerary:

18:45 Champagne reception

20:00 Dinner

22:00 - 00:00 Entertainment

Dress: black tie

Host: Mark Durden-Smith

Speaker: David Gower OBE

For more information or to make a booking, please call Louise Woods on 01788 538 332 or email at

We look forward to celebrating the excellence of the UK automotive retail sector with you!

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