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  • The Buxton Boys Run, 2022

    The Buxton Boys Run, 2022

    Chris Graham on 24th November 2022

    David Reed reports on this year's Buxton Boys Run for classic commercials vehicles, with Les Wilson providing the photographs. 

  • The 90-mile Cheshire Run

    The 90-mile Cheshire Run

    Chris Graham on 25th August 2022

    Ed Burrows reports on the welcomed return of the 90-mile Cheshire Run that attracted a wide range of interesting, classic commercials.

  • Ford Thames Trader

    Ford Thames Trader

    Chris Graham on 23rd July 2021

    Peter Esposito explains the important role that the Ford Thames Trader played for London Transport from the late 1950s onwards.

  • Classic lorry road run

    Classic lorry road run

    Chris Graham on 28th May 2021

    Anne Bates reports on a recent classic lorry road run that sent the lucky drivers down some of the best roads Wales has to offer.

  • Classic flatbed lorry feast!

    Classic flatbed lorry feast!

    Chris Graham on 19th March 2021

    This classic flatbed lorry bookazine is brand new from Kelsey Publishing, and is a must for all commercial vehicle enthusiasts.

  • Post-war fire engines

    Post-war fire engines

    Chris Graham on 17th March 2021

    Ron Henderson spotlights the most notable post-war fire appliances that were built on the successful Leyland chassis.

  • Evolution of car transporters

    Evolution of car transporters

    Chris Graham on 2nd March 2021

    Bob Tuck explains the interesting evolution of car transporters from the 1960s; the ear in which car sales began to boom. Photographs: Ken Glendinning collection A rather young Ken Glendinning has a smiling face because he was allowed to drive…

  • A classic tractor collection

    A classic tractor collection

    Chris Graham on 8th February 2021

    Bob Weir discovers a superb classic tractor collection in Scotland, owned by enthusiast, Ross Rae. Ross and Margaret Rae with their classic tractor collection. Ayrshire is home to some superb tractor collections and some truly knowledgeable enthusiasts. Ross Rae, from…

  • Vanished lorries of the 1980s

    Vanished lorries of the 1980s

    Chris Graham on 3rd June 2020

    In a nostalgic look at the commercial vehicle scene, Dick Furniss recalls some of the notable but now vanished lorries of the 1980s.

  • Historic commercial workshop scenes

    Historic commercial workshop scenes

    Chris Graham on 29th May 2020

    Mike Forbes brings you a fascinating selection of historic commercial workshop scenes from the Chris Hodge Stilltime Collection.

  • Lorry Driver of the Year

    Lorry Driver of the Year

    Chris Graham on 24th January 2020

    Fascinating archive photographs featuring vehicles involved in the Lorry Driver of the Year competition, from the Chris Hodge ‘Stilltime’ Collection.

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