The four-day-old strike by 50 men which stopped production of the Austin Maxi and Morris Oxford at Cowley, Oxford, ended yesterday. The men will get ex-gratia payments up to £35 to make up for their lost earnings when the management cut their piece-work supplement and night-shift allowance during a go-slow last year.
Is the Editor of the Parkers website and price guide, formerly editor of Classic Car Weekly, and launch editor/creator of Modern Classics magazine. Has contributed to various motoring titles including Octane, Practical Classics, Evo, Honest John, CAR magazine, Autocar, Pistonheads, Diesel Car, Practical Performance Car, Performance French Car, Car Mechanics, Jaguar World Monthly, MG Enthusiast, Modern MINI, Practical Classics, Fifth Gear Website, Radio 4, and the the Motoring Independent...
Likes 'conditionally challenged' motors and taking them on unfeasible adventures all across Europe.