Triumfest at Santa Pod

Triumfest for 2017 took place again during the RetroShow at Santa Pod, Northamptonshire. A blisteringly hot weekend with a number of Triumphs and Standards on display, especially on the Sunday, the main day of the […]


Summer – Finally?

Of course, here in the UK ‘summer’ is always a bit of a mixed bag, you certainly can never plan an event, expecting glorious weather as the weather is so unpredictable. So with sunny, warm […]


New MOT – Hurrah!

Always a worry as the Triumph Herald heads into the testing station. Thankfully a pass! Celebration photo opportunity on the way home. Mileage covered in one year – 188! This is particularly low and was […]


The Isle of Wight

During a recent trip to the Isle of Wight we were able to visit the site of the Ryde Garage, Downing and Donovan and take a trip to the Records Office at Newport. We found new […]


The School Run

Q. What could be better than a trip to school in a 1960 Triumph Herald convertible? A. Well a few degrees warmer would be a start! Monday morning, 8°c but the sun was shining. Lots of […]


Sywell Pistons & Props 2016

The annual show at Sywell, Northamptonshire saw a good mix of cars, the odd smattering of aircraft and lots of vintage spirit. We were allocated ‘Pole Position Parking’ which meant we could park with all […]


Ashlawn School Prom 2017

Ashlawn School have announced their Prom date for 2017 – it’s Saturday May 8th 2017. Last year our bright red 1960 Triumph Herald convertible took part at Dunchurch Park and had a fantastic response from the crowds […]


Higham Ferrers Classic Car Show

Sunday (7th August) saw the third annual Higham Ferrers Classic Car Show and, in keeping with the previous two shows, complete with fantastic weather. Over two hundred cars had booked in and were all heading […]