Motorsporting artist Jim Bamber perhaps best known for his cartoons, which are both topical and extremely funny. But in Harrogate other aspects of his artistic ability were put on display at an exhibition of his work in a hotel near RAC Rally headquarters. He is indeed a versatile artist, well worth contacting if anyone has a project demanding skill with brush, pen, charcoal or what have you. He can be contacted at 0883-743732.
The superb calendar produced annually by the highly respected and skilled German photographer Reinhard Klein is is now published in numbered, limited edition form. It is available in the UK from Rally Navigation Services, 50 Breck Road, Poulton-le-Flyde, Lancashire FY6 7AQ, the outfit run by Dave OtrIdge who has navigated both rally cars and RAF Hercules. The cost is £13, plus £3.50 in the UK for postage and packing (£1 extra on p&p for Eire customers). Calendars of ’89, ’90 and ’91 are also available, at cheaper prices.