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BCA Marketplace plc acquires Ambrosetti



BCA Marketplace plc has announced the acquisition of Ambrosetti; the market leader in the specialist preparation of new and used vehicles.

Ambrosetti operate vehicle defleet, refurbishment, logistics and storage facilities in Chipping Warden, Northamptonshire, and Rochester and Sandwich, Kent, with a footprint of over 100 acres and handling around 100,000 vehicles annually. 79 more words

Christopher Macgowan

The Myreton Motor Museum



If you are approaching Edinburgh from the East near North Berwick then the small but evocative Myreton Motor Museum is worth a visit. Run by a farming family it is housed in a few spare buildings and was established in 1966 and its strap line is “A trip down memory lane.” A 1931 Austin Seven with a Swallow body did it for me and the museum sports one of the best collections of petrol cans I have seen of late!! 23 more words

Christopher Macgowan

2016 predictions.

As with many newspapers, The Financial Times http://www.ft.com today makes its predictions for 2016 as well as admitting to failed predictions for 2015 – most notably predicting a hung parliament for the UK. 78 more words

Christopher Macgowan

Maserati comes fourth in Rolex Sydney-Hobart yacht race.

At exactly 11:54:33 Hobart time yesterday, Maserati became the fourth craft to cross the finish-line in the 71st edition of the Rolex Sydney-Hobart Yacht Race, one of the most gruelling events on the international sailing calendar. 407 more words

Christopher Macgowan

The Autumn Leaves, SPECTRE and the All Blacks.


Autumn has arrived in Felsted.

Earlier in the week Faye and I had somehow found an evening we were both free and booked a couple of online seats for SPECTRE which lived up to all my expectations for sheer escapism and wonderful action. 446 more words

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Tickets on sale now for February show.

NEC Birmingham – 23 – 28 February 2016

• Holiday, short break and outdoor pursuit inspiration

• Exciting new glamping holiday village to launch

• Expert advice for anyone new to leisure vehicles… 591 more words

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NEC show hailed a great success by dealers and manufacturers alike.


Photo: Lots of discussion, negotiations and firm orders being placed were a major feature of the show.

The Motorhome & Caravan Show 2015 opened with a bang and the setting of a new Guinness World Record for the largest ever caravan made from interlocking plastic LEGO® bricks. 476 more words

Christopher Macgowan