news from the DriverJohn store

We are just back from another Sunday Scramble at Bicester Heritage. If you’ve not been yet do try and come along to the UK’s best preserved WW2 bomber station and see what they have to offer at this award winning heritage site. The next Scramble is on October 2nd and you can find us there in our regular spot in the Transport Yard. Continue reading

60103 Flying Scotsman

It is nice to see all of the attention being given to 60103 in the media if only because it raises the profile of steam locomotives and will, hopefully, help encourage people to visit either their local heritage line or maybe one near where they take their holiday (whwever that may be for there are many heritage lines around the world. Continue reading

Stewart Haas to move to Ford in 2017

News that SHR are moving over to the Blue Oval comes as a bit of a shock, but with Smoke retired by then I suppose the one true objector will be out of the way. Continue reading

Newbury Antiques & Collector’s Fair 26th October and 7th December 2015

Many thanks to all of those customers who braved a wet August Monday and came along this week to buy from us traders. This was our first time at Newbury with the Driver John stand. It wasn’t the nest of weather for much of what we stock, and so we have signed up for the next two fairs in October and December for an inside pitch instead. Continue reading

The heavenly grid has grown again

The ranks of the heavenly grid have swollen somewhat this week with the arrivals of Guy Ligier, Justin Wilson, Eric Thompson and Roger Keele, racers all, if of differing eras. Continue reading

Catch us at the Newbury Antiques & Collectors Fair 24th August 2015

We will have an outside pitch at the Newbury Antiques & Collectors Fair this month. The racecourse at Newbury is a great venue with plenty of parking and good facilities and Newbury is a nice little town with lots of shops and places to eat so why now make a day of it and come along.

The web site is here: Newbury Antiques Fair for details of times, charges and directions.

Our Amazon Book Store

Good news! Our Amazon book shop is back up and running, so you can click on the link from our web site and buy there on line again.

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