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Life Blog - The Third CT Scan

Posted by Adrian Ainsworth on October 29, 2013 at 3:20 PM Comments comments (5)

After the all clear on my second CT scan we had a summer of fun, with three marvellous holidays in the south of France and Italy, culminating in a wonderful three day stay in a city we have really taken to our hearts - Venice. It really has been a fantastic six months and a photo of the pair o...

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Car Of The Week - BMW 2 Series Coupe

Posted by Adrian Ainsworth on October 27, 2013 at 3:00 AM Comments comments (0)

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I haven't been a fan of BMW in recent years, to me the sex appeal has been missing in the cars. Audi, Volkswagen and Mercedes have been looking busy doing "sexy" while BMW have been busy being German. The original 1 series Coupé was almost cute but  just a bit gauche but no...

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MINI Fair 2 - Stoneleigh October 2013

Posted by Adrian Ainsworth on October 21, 2013 at 1:30 PM Comments comments (1)

Sunday 20th October 2013.

MINI Fair 2 was a MINI show at Stoneleigh, primarily for the Classic MINIs  and one that will be our final MINI event of 2013. We have a few more car events left on th...

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Top 5 Best Car Adverts Of All Time

Posted by Adrian Ainsworth on September 29, 2013 at 3:15 AM Comments comments (60)

Car adverts have to be inventive to get our attention. After all, there's no real substitute for getting into a driver's seat, pushing down on the accelerator and taking off, so advertisers have their work cut out to persuade us to buy. Here is a list of some of the best car adverts to ever grace the small screen - some breathtakingly ambitious, some fiendishly simple.

1. Honda - The Cog

This advert is a mind-blowing fe...

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The Big MINI Show - Sept 2013

Posted by Adrian Ainsworth on September 15, 2013 at 12:05 PM Comments comments (0)

The Big MINI Show is a new MINI show on the scene specifically for BMW MINIs and held this year at Penkridge Market in Staffordshire.

We were at the show with Surrey New MINI Club but we drove there from my ...

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The Fleet Goes On - Chapter One

Posted by Peanut on September 8, 2013 at 4:15 AM Comments comments (40)

A modern fable by Chrissie Gates, serialised on in separate chapters appearing irregularly as and when the author sees fit to delight us with her scribbles of wisdom. Please note that this is a work of fiction revolving around a fleet of ships journeying through the void of space. Any connection to reality is coincidental and purely in the mind of the reader.

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