Gliding Gossip and News
THE LONDON GLIDING CLUB, after operating from Ivinghoe Beacon, near Tring, Herts, for several months, is now faced with the problem of seeking a fresh site. This is the outcome of their failure to come to a satisfactory agreement with the National Trust, which controls the ground. As a result of this, the Club's activities are suspended for the time being, but the...
Mr. G. Sutherland, late of Aston Martin, Ltd.,
has acquired the eontrolling interest in Messrs. E. D. Abbott, Ltd., the well-known coaclunakers.
lie in joining the present Board, consisting of hit% B. D. Abbott and Miss A. M. YoUand, Lu an active capacity as Managing Director. Mr. B. 0. ,Tonm late of Aston Martin, ltd.. is also jolnIng the Board.
I WENT THE SHOW
IN WHICH OUR CONTRIBUTOR SUMS UP THE OLYMPIA MOTOR EXHIBITION.
AsI arrived at the turnstiles of Olympia for my annual " snoop " round the Motor Show I tried to imagine what it must feel like to visit the show with the definite purpose of buying a car for say, 21,000. I suppose there are people who are in this enviable position. Personally my hopes of ever attaining this state are...
A SURVEY OF COACHWORK
In the following pages will be found a review of the coachwork now available from some of the leading coachbuilders of the day.
E. D. Abbott, Ltd., Farnham, Surrey. The team of 44-litre Lagondas which took part in the Ulster T.T. race this year were as striking in appearance as in performance, and it is good news to know that bodies of this type aee now available to...