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Pictures of the week 196

A Spider that can bite

INTEREST rates are rubbish, the Stock Market’s a gamble and the nest-egg that was going to give you a steady little income into your dotage has reneged on the deal. So where do you put your savings? The clever money, we are assured by the financial experts, is being invested in things – not things … Continue reading

Pictures of the week 195

Pictures of the week 194

Porsche in the Beaulieu spotlight

MORE than 600 Porsches of all ages and models drove into the grounds of the National Motor Museum at Beaulieu to take part in the third annual Simply Porsche event. The diverse display of these legendary sports cars, which was attended by over 1,000 visitors, had something to delight every Porsche enthusiast. This year’s event, … Continue reading

Record turnout for classic car run

A RECORD entry of 94 classic cars took part in the 16th annual Hardy Country Classic Tour around Dorset on Sunday, raising hundreds of pounds for the Weldmar Hospicecare Trust. On a warm, sunny day, the cars gathered for the start at Higher Bockhampton, near Dorchester, ahead of their 70-mile procession through some of the … Continue reading

Pictures of the week 193

Wilton Classic & Supercar moves into top gear

VISITORS to this weekend’s Wilton Classic & Supercar show are set to be wowed by some of the most extravagant, historic, expensive and amazing cars in the world. The two-day event on Saturday and Sunday will showcase millions of pounds of classic cars and supercars. There will also be the most impressive Bugatti collection ever … Continue reading

Classics shine in the rain

RAIN did little to encourage visitors to a classic car event at Child Okeford, near Blandford, Dorset, on Sunday. However, there were some nice cars on show, and a few of them are pictured here.