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Take the kids to the National Motor Museum, Beaulieu.

Source: http://www.theguardian.com

Written by Kari Herbert

In a nutshell

The grand family home of the motoring-mad Montagu family in the New Forest and the site of one of the finest collections of cars, motorbikes and motoring memorabilia in the world. 523 more words

Christopher Macgowan

Record numbers for Beaulieu Supercar weekend.


750 stunning supercars roared into the grounds of the National Motor Museum to join the Beaulieu Supercar Weekend on August 5th and 6th, with 14,700 visitors experiencing the tyre-squealing, high octane action of the two-day show. 573 more words

Christopher Macgowan

A third of drivers ignoring mobile phone rules.


Despite high profile government and police campaigns highlighting the dangers of using a mobile when driving, many motorists are still flouting the law and putting their lives, and those of other road users, at risk. 789 more words

Christopher Macgowan

Grove Lock Marina CL on the Grand Union Canal.


This week I spent time at Grove Lock Marina CL on the Grand Union Canal near Leighton Buzzard. It is CL number 11 on page 283 of the 2017/2018 Caravan and Motorhome Club Sites Directory and Handbook. 170 more words

Christopher Macgowan

Close to home - and none the worse for that.


The snag with sites close to home is that I rarely visit them. With much of my time spent in France and Germany all too often I am driving past local sites and not actually visiting them. 127 more words

Christopher Macgowan

JLR boss says diesel debate is dominated by misinformation.


The UK boss of Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) is warning improvements in air quality could be delayed if the diesel debate continues to be dominated by misinformation. 417 more words

Christopher Macgowan

Gergely Raccuja wins Wolfson Economics Prize.


A recent graduate from UCL has won the £250,000 2017 Wolfson Economics Prize, for his answer to the question “How can we pay for better, safer, more reliable roads in a way that is fair to road users and good for the economy and the environment?” 872 more words

Christopher Macgowan