Tax disc changes - don’t get caught out

11 September 2014

A change in UK legislation announced last year will mean that as of October 1, 2014, vehicles will no longer have to display a paper tax disc, as the DVLA will be keeping a record electronically of all vehicles that have paid to use the roads. However, this isn’t just a ‘technicality’ as this change will affect us all and failure to comply could mean a hefty fine.

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Last call for Gravel Run

Last call for Gravel Run

4 September 2014

Just to remind you that this year’s Gravel Run will take place on Sunday, September 21.

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Heritage dustcart now on display

Heritage dustcart now on display

1 September 2014

An unusual and interesting vehicle has recently gone on loan to Bressingham Steam Museum in Norfolk. Owned by the Southern Counties Historic Vehicle Preservation Trust, it is an early motorised refuse collection cart.

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Win! a 569 piece tool kit from Teng Tools worth over £3500!

CLOSING DATE: Wednesday, 31st December 2014

Win! a 569 piece tool kit from Teng Tools worth over £3500! We have teamed up with Teng Tools to offer our readers the chance to win this whopping tool kit worth over £3500! This 569 piece tool kit is built up using the Teng Tools TC tray system and the SV tool boxes with a six drawer top box, three drawer middle box and seven drawer roller cabinet. Tool kit contents: Five piece cutting tool set Four piece plier set Five piece power grip plier set Nine piece power grip plier set 121 piece crimping tool set 34 piece tap and die set Nine piece general tool set 35 piece ¼in drive regular/deep metric socket set 19 piece 3/8in drive metric socket set 18 piece ½in drive regular metric socket set 11 piece ½in drive deep metric socket set Storage tray with four compartments x 2 Storage tray with eight compartments x 3 Storage tray with 16 compartments 12 piece metric combination spanner set Eight piece double open ended spanner set Seven piece T handle hex wrench set Seven piece T handle TX wrench set Seven piece metric combination spanner set Fully ground drill bit set (1.0 to 13.0mm) Storage tray with tool clips 81 piece hand rivet gun set Eight piece inspection tool set Five piece hand file set 74 piece bits driver set Seven piece screwdriver set Seven piece TX driver set 28 piece hex key set Eight piece screwdriver set

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Feature Articles

DAF's willing workhorse

DAF's willing workhorse

16 January 2014

DAF’s 2500 was a popular choice back in the 1980s – but what was it like to work with? Alan Barnes tracks down some who drove them to find out.

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Coffee Car 111

28 March 2013

Fed up with paying a fortune to put fuel in your motor? Have a look at this!

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Current Issue: Sep 2014

Issue Sep 2014

Incorporating Classic Truck
Britain's first Scammell S24 back at work!
New workshop tech section
Big Henry: Made to measure heavy hauler
DAF 5: History and development
Christian's cracker: 1967 Bedford CA
1952 Leyland Comet 90 restored


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Sep 2014

A world of classic lorries, trucks and vans - incorporating Classic Truck

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