Leisure and Tourism - Caravan Holiday
Harry and Frances Gilbert with their nine year old son Kristy having a picnic on the side of the road. The Gilbert family, from West Twyford, have been compelled to spend the last five days of their holiday in their parked caravan. They were due to spend their break away in Bournemouth but the clutch on their car, right, burned out on the Kingston by-pass.
Ac Cobra Car
The AC Cobra Lightweight launched at Brooklands race track, the scene of the originals many records. The new lightweight is being driven by Chairman Brian Angliss assisted by former Bon girl Carl Ashby. * 08/03/1996 One of Britain's oldest independent car companies, AC has gone into receivership, it was announced.
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A businessman takes a closer look at the new Rolls-Royce centenary phantom outside the Midland Hotel in Manchester. Rolls-Royce was celebrating its centenary today at the very spot where the company was founded. On May 4, 1904, Charles Rolls met Henry Royce at the Midland Hotel in Manchester and the two men then formed the world-famous company.