VETERAN CAR CLUB
The Veteran. Car Club held its annual Rally and Hill-Climb at Tilburstow on April 9th. The entries were not so numerous as in previous years, but a very enjoyable day was had by all. After lunch the cars attempted the long climb
of Tilburstow. Capt. Colver's 1896 Arnold required the assistance of both occupants, but Wood's Leon-Bolke ascended steadily, likewise Allday'...
Can any of your readers recognise the make of this car? My late father photographed it about 35 years ago somewhere in Japan.
He took a Bullnose Morris 2-seater and dickey out there in 1925, and I have a multitude of childhood memories of him pouring torrents of Japanese oaths at obstinate peasants who refused to remove their bullock carts from the centre of the road.
My father later had a...
Singapore-born of an Australian mother and Scottish father in 1913, Ian F Connell competed in a considerable number of races and other competition events in an interesting variety of racing cars, both before and after the war. A short time ago I paid him a visit to chat about those days.
Connell's father died when Ian was four and his mother and stepfather did not become regular motorists until...