Preparing your car for the colder weather

Vintage Cars

The weather is changing quickly, the nights are getting longer and the roads more slippery thanks to falling leaves and rain, but is your car ready for the change? Our car maintenance is always scheduled for the month of October to ensure that our cars are ready for the inclement weather we experience at this time of year. Sadly one of the cars failed its MOT, needing two new tyres and a new brake cable, but at least I know it has been fixed and will take his through winter with no problems. Many auto centres offer free car health… Continue Reading “Preparing your car for the colder weather”

Autumn Steam Gala at West Somerset Railway

Watchet

Back at the beginning of October we headed to Somerset for the Autumn Steam Gala on the West Somerset Railway. Sebby is steam train mad and his godparents had rented a holiday cottage in Watchet and invited us to spend the weekend with them and their Dad, who used to work the railways and was helping out for the weekend. Having him and all his fabulous stories really made the weekend special and the kids loved hearing all his tales. In fact he was working on the very last steam train that travelled from Bournemouth to Bath back in the 1960’s.… Continue Reading “Autumn Steam Gala at West Somerset Railway”