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Classic Car Weekly (UK) - - Out & About -

DAVID SIMISTER EDI­TOR 1972 MGB GT

The Bum­ble­bee’s been turned into a cargo lorry this week – cart­ing lengths of tim­ber and paving stones back and forth from the Simister house­hold!

JAMES SADLIER MAN­AG­ING EDI­TOR 2000 MAZDA MX-5 NB

Spring is com­ing and the sun is will­ing it to be on the road be­fore sum­mer for some roof-down driv­ing. Papa Sadlier just needs to start the work!

MIKE LE CAPLAIN PRO­DUC­TION EDI­TOR 1977 MG Mid­get 1500

Mak­ing me feel guilty for hav­ing tem­po­rar­ily evicted it from its new home af­ter a just a week in res­i­dence. At least it’s not parked out­side…

DAVID BROWN AS­SO­CIATE EDI­TOR 1972 VW T2 Camper

A spring-like spell of weather has en­cour­aged an en­thu­si­as­tic burst of clean­ing in­side and out­side to pre­pare it for its next out­ing. Watch this space!

MUR­RAY SCUL­LION NEWS EDI­TOR 1996 MAZDA MX-5

The wretched cam­belt has fi­nally been changed. Needed more parts than ex­pected, of course, mean­ing it cost more. More in next week’s is­sue.

RICHARD GUNN SE­NIOR CON­TRIB­U­TOR 1994 VOLVO 940 SE

Com­ing up to the third an­niver­sary of it be­ing prop­erly ser­viced. It’s tough and doesn’t cover many miles, but it’s about time it got some garage love.

NICK LARKIN EDI­TOR AT LARGE 1990 AUSTIN Mae­stro

Con­tem­plat­ing the re­turn to the road of a cer­tain once well-known Saab 900. Mean­while, the mighty Mae­stro con­tin­ues to pro­vide ster­ling ser­vice.

RICHARD BAR­NETT MAR­KETS EDI­TOR 1932 FORD Model B

Thanks to Trev the spark, the B’s 12-volt con­ver­sion is now on track. Once that’s com­pleted it’ll be get­ting a thor­ough ser­vice, and then it’s off to the MoT sta­tion.

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