Event Reports

  • Miniature Steam Weekend

    Miniature Steam Weekend

    Chris Graham on 22nd September 2021

    The Statfold Barn Railway held a very successful Miniature Steam Weekend this summer, and David Reed was there to enjoy it.

  • Wisbech Road Run

    Wisbech Road Run

    Chris Graham on 21st September 2021

    With the classic vehicle event scene struggling back to life following the pandemic, it was good to see the Wisbech Road Run back again.

  • Wessex Historic Military Vehicles

    Wessex Historic Military Vehicles

    Chris Graham on 18th September 2021

    Wessex Historic Military Vehicles held its annual gathering at Haselbury Mill, Crewkerne, in Somerset on June 27th, as Joseph Lewis reports.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • The Trolleybus Museum

    The Trolleybus Museum

    Chris Graham on 13th August 2021

    Derek Rayner reports on a very successful weekend of driver training and visitor rides at The Trolleybus Museum, near Doncaster.

  • Watercress Line Spring Gala

    Watercress Line Spring Gala

    Chris Graham on 26th July 2021

    We report on the events that delighted visitors and steam railway enthusiasts alike at the Watercress Line Spring Gala.

  • Bedford commercial vehicle enthusiasts

    Bedford commercial vehicle enthusiasts

    Chris Graham on 19th July 2021

    Peter Davies reports on a fine day for Bedford commercial vehicle enthusiasts, on a road run celebrating the marque’s 90th birthday.

  • Excellent H&H Auctioneers sale!

    Excellent H&H Auctioneers sale!

    Chris Graham on 7th July 2021

    We report on some of the fascinating, ex-military vehicles sold at the excellent H&H Auctioneers sale held at Duxford Museum recently.

  • Kirklees Light Railway visit

    Kirklees Light Railway visit

    Chris Graham on 28th June 2021

    David Reed visited the Kirklees Light Railway, that runs between Clayton West and Shelley in Yorkshire, and discovers an absolute gem!

  • Working weekend for classic crawlers

    Working weekend for classic crawlers

    Chris Graham on 14th June 2021

    Stephen ‘Waspy’ Robson’s working weekend was one of the few events that took place in 2020, and Anne Bates was there to bring us this report.

  • Steam-themed weekend!

    Steam-themed weekend!

    Chris Graham on 13th June 2021

    David Reed visited Blists Hill Victorian Town, one of the Ironbridge Gorge Museums, to sample its recent, steam-themed weekend.