Cars That Rock

Cars That Rock

Although I can rarely think of a good reason to stay in the UK during the dark ages (winter), seeing my grand-daughters make it worthwhile….

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Name That Car

Name That Car

Could I make it round the world in this? Not sure, but can you name the marque? I have asked the hotel staff and all…

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Red Is This Years' Green

Red Is This Years’ Green

Yes, it is true, Bridget has a new set of clothes. Following her visit to the little red car factory and museum in Maranello she…

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Damage Repair

Damage Repair

All the examinations and problem diagnostics are over; it is time to rebuild Bridget in preparation for next year’s run. The experts have identified the…

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Damage Analysis

Damage Analysis

Bridget arrived safely into Southampton on the 21st March and Alan and I fetched her back to Abingdon. She started first time which after three…

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Breaking News - 22/10/11

Breaking News – 22/10/11

Chris Vernon has been bitten by a dog, in Aswan, Southern Egypt. He has to have a course of anti rabies injections over the next…

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Ready, Steady, ....What's Next

Ready, Steady, ….What’s Next

With only three weeks to go before the ‘off’ Chris and I visited Nuffield Place, the home of the late Lord Nuffield, previously William Morris….

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Africa Update

Africa Update

With nine weeks still to go before the planned departure day most things are in place for our adventure. However, nobody will be surprised to…

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Bridget Into Africa Update

Bridget Into Africa Update

Since my last post Bridget has undergone further serious surgery. It started with my decision to replace the front springs and finished with completely replacing…

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Into Africa - Update

Into Africa – Update

The early responses from Midget owners keen to join the “Into Africa” adventure had me worried. Several times during that week I went to the…

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