Category: Car Show

End of July Update

Better later than never as the saying goes, a few weeks back the GT attended its first ever show. Even though the car is not finished it was important for it to attend the 50th anniversary meet up of the GT at Market Harborough show ground. I think it was...

The Second BSA Bosworth Bumble

For those of you who follow my antics with the BSA Air 3 mopeds, don’t forget its the second world gathering of these bikes (28th & 29th July), for a ride around the lanes burning into the retina of bystanders an image of exquisite beauty. last year we rode out...

Princethorpe show

Went to a car show today with Nick, who felt it was a good idea to get me out of the house and doing something interesting, it was a nice day sun was out and lots of cars were on show. Needless to say our little display of three Air...

Cotswold-Motoring-Museum

Cotswold Motoring Museum

Today is very sunny and I felt like a drive, I found myself in no time at all in Bourton-on-the-Water, which is a very nice place in the sun, mid week when its not so busy. The Cotswold Motoring Museum, was the reason for my visit, and its not bad....

Billing 2012, the wet one

Billing 2012 Saturday 14th

Right here we go!! Having gone to bed on Friday an noted the heavy rain I was a bit apprehensive of the show ground in the morning, in fact I had a dream where I had packed up gone home had a bath and was relaxing in front of the...

Billing 2012

Billing 2012 Friday 13th

Never was so much water rained onto by so many in so few a time (yea I know I ripped off Churchill). Billing for those of you who want the short version was cancelled due to flooding, the VBOA tried hard but it just couldn’t happen. Right peter Dave and...

Billing 2012

Cake

Its been a while since I posted here, mostly because I have been working on things that I didn’t want certain others to see. the day has passed and I can now show what have been up to. Danny the present chairman of the Vauxhall Viva Owners Club wanted to...

VBOA Spring parts day Coventry

Today was the VBOA auto-jumble over in Coventry, and as always i drove over this morning to see if I could find a load of stuff that I need. Unlike previous years I had an agenda today to not spend cash on engine buts as I am not doing them...

Coventry airbase car show

Bit of a last minute spur of the moment end of season show, and considering the 80 degree weather it was a no brainier. It s a lovely museum with lots of V force aircraft, Canberra’s and Vallients plus an air worthy Shackleton and Nimrod 2, all of which one...

Atherstone Village Car Show 2011

Last show of the year for me (possibly one other trip out but as for shows that’s it). Atherstone Village show takes place late each year and is held in the market square which is nice, but it get very very busy with kids and ice lollies so one has...