Roy Axe : Date set for Memorial Service in Chipping Campden

Carole Nash Classic Insurance Specialists

Keith Adams

Roy Axe takes office at Canley in 1982
Roy Axe takes office at Canley in 1982

Roy Axe’s family has confirmed that the date of his Memorial Service will be the 27th October, 2010. It takes place at 12.00 at St James’ Church, Chipping Campden in Gloucestershire. All friends, ex-colleagues and fans are welcome, although the family would appreciate knowing about numbers beforehand – and one special request: no black ties please.

If you decide to go, or know someone who is, please let us know ( or post it in the Comments below. Thank you in advance.

Keith Adams

Keith Adams

Editor and creator AROnline at AROnline
Created in 2001 and built it up to become the world's foremost reference source for all things BMC, Leyland and Rover Group, before renaming it AROnline in 2007.

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.
Keith Adams


  1. Rest in Peace Roy, you made a great contribution to the UK car industry and designed some fantastic cars which were well loved.

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