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Reflections

Many will be familiar with the 3 prototypes for the TA 21 being based on the TA 14. Only 3L3 is still with us and currently being lovingly restored in the Netherlands. 3L2 was an interesting project being more aligned … Continue reading

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Perseverance

Many will have enjoyed the exciting and successful landing of the Mars probe recently and witnessed the stunning new photos of Jezero Crater, an area of the Martian surface hitherto out of range of previous probes. The probe’s mission is … Continue reading

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Farewell to Winter!!

Spring is springing and thoughts are now likely to turn to the garage and occupants. 21830 (Aunty May) has settled into her new garage and now the process begins to ensure that everything is to the standard required for a … Continue reading

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So what ever happened to the last 5 years? It seems only yesterday that the focus for Fourteens was the 70th Anniversary of the start of Fourteen production. Now, in a totally different world we have reached the milestone of … Continue reading

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Happy Christmas

Wishing you a very Happy Christmas and lets all hope 2021 turns out to be a much better year than 2020. It was meant to be a year of celebration – the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Alvis … Continue reading

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Are you sitting comfortably? Then I will begin

You could be sitting in an Alvis chair if that is the case. The retailer, Benchmark, describes the chair as ‘The Alvis range is smart and luxurious with clean lines. The frame is made from solid oak with a natural … Continue reading

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Sad News

The news has just come through that one of the giants of the Alvis World, Ken Day, has passed away just short of his 100th Birthday. In May 1988 Ken was made President Emeritus of the Alvis Owner Club. The … Continue reading

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On the road again!!

Further releases of Lockdown beckon and for many thoughts now turn to the open road. Camping will restart on the 4th July so maybe time to pack up the Alvis and travel. ‘Auntie May’, Chassis 21830 took a trip from … Continue reading

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Clearing Out

It appears that the Nation’s Garages, Sheds and home Offices are getting sorted through and tidied up as a National Pastime. Apart from the overall pleasure of clean tidy spaces, useful material has been turning up. One such example is … Continue reading

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Fake News

Well the last ‘Post’ was out on 1st April! Those who viewed ‘Electric Blue’ a month ago may have to wait awhile before the real thing takes to the road. The Christmas November Post shows the actual car and a … Continue reading

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