The Witness - Wheels - - EXPLORE -

THE Mid­lands has more than its fair share of ex­tra­or­di­nary trav­ellers.

Some cy­cled far, like John Kass­ner, co-owner of the Jays B’n B in Claren­don, or Brid­get Gon­za­lez, au­thor of

Blonde on a Bike and now co-or­di­na­tor of the Wessa/ WWF Eco-Schools Pro­gramme in How­ick.

Oth­ers take the 4x4 and ex­plore Africa, like the Shah fam­ily are do­ing in their bat­tered old Un­i­mog.

Some fix old cars and drive across Europe and Africa, as did Hil­ton’s Mike Hal­lowes in a 1925 Mor­ris Ox­ford, or the other way around, as did Jethro Bron­ner more re­cently in a 1973 Alfa Romeo GTV.

Wheels cel­e­brates these no­mads by telling their sto­ries. To get your ad­ven­ture recorded in Africa’s old­est con­tin­u­ously pub­lished news­pa­per, con­tact alwyn.viljoen @wit­

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