Articles

  • Mad Jack Fuller tractor road run!

    Mad Jack Fuller tractor road run!

    Chris Graham on 13th September 2021

    Chris Graham reports on the Mad Jack Fuller Tractor Road Run, that wound its way through East Sussex one sunny Sunday morning in July.

  • Same owner for 60 years!

    Same owner for 60 years!

    Chris Graham on 12th September 2021

    Bernie Ward reports on the celebrations organised a traction engine that’s been with the same owner for 60 years.

  • Whitwell Steam & Country Fair

    Whitwell Steam & Country Fair

    Chris Graham on 10th September 2021

    Simon Colbeck reports on a great weekend of steam, tractors, beer tents and entertainment at the Whitwell Steam & Country Fair.

  • The Medway Queen

    The Medway Queen

    Chris Graham on 9th September 2021

    David Stearne has the latest news on the movements of the famous and much-loved paddle steamer, the Medway Queen.

  • 1963 Ford Econoline Travel Wagon

    1963 Ford Econoline Travel Wagon

    Chris Graham on 7th September 2021

    Mike Neale tells the interesting story of a very rare survivor in America, a 1963 Ford Econoline Travel Wagon.

  • Working Leyland trucks

    Working Leyland trucks

    Chris Graham on 6th September 2021

    Working Leyland trucks are extremely thin on the ground nowadays, but Pip Dunn has tracked down an interesting pair in South Yorkshire.

  • Alley & MacLellan waggon steaming again!

    Alley & MacLellan waggon steaming again!

    Chris Graham on 5th September 2021

    Bob Moorman reports on the long-awaited steaming of a rare and interesting Alley & MacLellan waggon that spent its working life in Argentina.

  • It’s a County record-breaker!

    It’s a County record-breaker!

    Chris Graham on 4th September 2021

    The recent Cheffins-managed Liddle family sale saw some amazing machinery sold, including a spectacular Country record-breaker! It’s a County record-breaker: The ultimate 1983 1474 (No. 48724), which went on to make double what I predicted, fetching a whopping £249,312. It…

  • Massey Ferguson 3305 backhoe loader

    Massey Ferguson 3305 backhoe loader

    Chris Graham on 3rd September 2021

    Jane Brooks explains the appeal of a much-loved, 1960s Massey Ferguson 3305 backhoe loader that remains in regular use today.

  • The importance of ballast!

    The importance of ballast!

    Chris Graham on 2nd September 2021

    Bob Tuck takes a nostalgic look at the history and importance of ballast for heavy-haulage operators, and how its best contained.  

  • The Old Glory Reader Survey

    The Old Glory Reader Survey

    Chris Graham on 31st August 2021

    Take part in the Old Glory magazine reader survey for the chance to win £100 of Tesco vouchers!

  • Ex-BR Class 33 diesel loco

    Ex-BR Class 33 diesel loco

    Chris Graham on 31st August 2021

    We report on a new arrival at the popular Bluebell Railway, an ex-BR Class 33 diesel loco that's set to make itself useful in many ways.

  • 1978 London to Brighton Road Run

    1978 London to Brighton Road Run

    Chris Graham on 30th August 2021

    Peter Esposito takes a nostalgic look back at the variety of interesting vehicles that took part in the 1978 London to Brighton Road Run. 1978 London to Brighton Road Run: Sentinel S6, BRF 200, of 1933 was the first six-wheeled…

  • Open Day & Steam Gathering report

    Open Day & Steam Gathering report

    Chris Graham on 28th August 2021

    James Hamilton reports from very enjoyable Open Day & Steam Gathering, which took place at the Bursledon Brickworks Museum in late June.