Articles tagged Ceril Birabongse

Page 60 of May 1996 archive issue thumbnail Page 60, May 1996

Ex-Pat Import

Though fated not to become a household name, Pat Fairfield was much admired by his peers; Andrew Embleton recalls a genial and popular driver Although Patrick Greenway Fairfield was born in England, on November 26th 1907, he emigrated to South Africa at the age of 15, with his sister Molly and their mother. The family had a large citrus estate at White River, a small town in the Transvaal Lowveld...

Page 163 of April 1999 archive issue thumbnail Page 163, April 1999

The Prince and I - my life with Prince Bira of Siam

by Princess Ceril Birabongse Published by Veloce, £9.99. ISBN: I 901295 48 6 "People were becoming intrigued by the idea of a rich oriental prince arriving in his Rolls-Royce or Bentley, dressed in Siamese silk overalls dyed specially to match the colour of his cars, and receiving pit signals in Siamese." The words are penned by Princess Ceril Birabongse, for over a decade the wife of Prince...


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Ford vs Ferrari: The Le Mans '66 Film Special



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