Brooklands New Years Day 2018

Brooklands New Years Day 2018

The best way to start any year is with a trip to the Brooklands New Years Day Classic Car Meet.   Now that the finishing straight is clear of buildings there is a lot more room for cars to park, and it was more organised than in previous years.   There is still an...
Brooklands Classic Breakfast

Brooklands Classic Breakfast

We thought that we would try a different venue this weekend as an excuse to meet up and walk around lovely old cars.   Goodwood has cancelled the last two breakfast clubs this year and we were concerned that we might be facing a long winter without a meetup....
Bicester Heritage Sunday Scramble April 2017

Bicester Heritage Sunday Scramble April 2017

This was my second visit to a Sunday Scramble at Bicester Heritage.   I even managed to drag my other half along with me on the premise of a date.   It was a lovely morning, and the site was much busier than in early January.   There was quite a queue to get in to the...
Goodwood Members Meeting 2017

Goodwood Members Meeting 2017

The Members Meeting enjoyed slightly better weather this year than for the past two; at one point the sun even came out.   I believe that the event is close to a sell-out now as well, although it never really feels crowded. The formula has been largely unchanged since...
Things We Like – The Straight Story

Things We Like – The Straight Story

We do like a road movie and this film must be one of the strangest, certainly it features the slowest vehicle that we have ever seen in one of these films – a lawnmower. Based on a true story, the film is about an elderly man by the name of Alvin Straight traveling...
2015 Christmas Gift Guide

2015 Christmas Gift Guide

Christmas is just around the corner so it is time once again for our Christmas gift guide. Obviously the main reason once again for me to write this is in the hope that one of my nearest and dearest will look at this and so it will answer the question; “What do...