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Silverstone Classic 2022

It feels like we're only just back from our France holiday and we've packed up again, loaded the car, strapped on the bikes and set off to Silverstone. I'm going to semi-live report on our progress and antics throughout the weekend. We were last here for the WEC in 2019. How much has happened since… Continue reading Silverstone Classic 2022

LMP1 car through the pit straight at night at Le Mans
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Le Mans 24 Hours 2022: Our Picks

The Le Mans 24 hours race takes place at the Circuit de la Sarthe this weekend (11-12 June 2022). The experience watching from home is rather odd - no crowds, no smoke from the campsite barbecues wafting around, and of course the whole atmosphere is missing. We managed to get invested in 2020 and last… Continue reading Le Mans 24 Hours 2022: Our Picks

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Le Mans 24 Hours 2021: Our Picks

The delayed Le Mans 24 hours race takes place at the Circuit de la Sarthe this weekend (21-22 August 2021). We missed it in June and the experience watching from home is rather odd - no crowds, no smoke from the campsite barbecues wafting around, and of course much more racing in darkness in August… Continue reading Le Mans 24 Hours 2021: Our Picks

Caption "Le Mans 24 Hours 2020 Our Picks" with a backdrop of a LMP1 car streaking down the start finish straight in 2011
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Le Mans 24 Hours 2020: Our Picks

The delayed Le Mans 24 hours race takes place at the Circuit de la Sarthe this weekend (19-20 September 2020). We missed it in June and the experience this weekend has been rather odd - no crowds, no smoke from the campsite barbecues wafting around, and of course much more racing in darkness in September… Continue reading Le Mans 24 Hours 2020: Our Picks

Stonehaven Harbour
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9 Things learnt on a wet holiday

This summer our planned expedition to deepest darkest France, meant to be like last year, was cancelled. Instead, we headed to bonny Scotland where we learned many things about travelling with kids in bad weather. When I say bad I mean it poured. We were soaked to the skin on more than one occasion. Sure… Continue reading 9 Things learnt on a wet holiday