Entries by Stuart Risebrow

Heritage Trust’s event at Bicester on 26/4/15

The Bristol Owners’ Heritage Trust is organising another of its popular annual seminars at the Bicester Heritage, an astonishingly well-preserved pre-war bomber station, formerly known as RAF Bicester. The event will follow a similar pattern to previous seminars with 3 speakers and plenty of opportunity for questions and dialogue. The event is open to all […]


Following on from the success of last year’s Dinner we have organised a Saturday evening meal with a guest speaker at Hellidon Lakes & Spa, Daventry, Northants NN11 6GG on Saturday 28th February 2015. Some accommodation is available, at the prices given below – which are cheaper than last year – for members wishing to […]

2015 Dates for your diary

                BODA are pleased to confirm the following events for 2015 February 28th – March 1st 2015 The popular Spring Dinner and Talk about Abbotts, the Coach Builder at Hellidon Lakes & Spa Hotel, Daventry, Northamptonshire NN11 6GG 15-16 May 2015 BODA Spring Weekend, Derbyshire. 21 June 2015 RREC […]

BODA AGM – Have your say

                    The AGM will be held at 16.00 on Saturday 4th October 2014 in the Cathedral Room at the Cheltenham Chase Hotel, Shurdington Road, Brockworth, Gloucestershire, GL3 4PB. In the evening there will be a meal with a talk about Captain Marendez, a decorated WW1 flyer and sports […]

6 cylinder Cam Followers

Six cylinder Cam followers are available from:- Arrow Precision Ltd 12 Barleyfield Services Hinckley Fields Industrial Estate Hinckley Leicestershire LE10 1YE UK Tel: 000 44 1455 234200 http://www.arrowprecision.com Available on-line under Part No. CF124 @ GB£22.50 each + VAT + carriage.(for the standard version). Also available are racing cam followers which have a special diamond […]

Door boot seals & draught excluder

Please find contact details of the Furflex/draught excluder supplier:- William Marston Ltd 70 Fazeley Street Birmingham B5 5RD UK Tel: 0044 121 643 0852 or 0044 121 643 0372 email: info@williammarstonltd.co.uk website: http://www.williammarstonltd.co.uk The boot seals can possibly be obtained from:- Phoenix Supplies Unit c1a Langlands Business Park Uffculme Cullompton Devon EX15 3D4 UK Contacts: […]

Bristol Cars Heritage Trust Lecture

The Bristol Cars Heritage Trust are arranging another lecture afternoon. This one is being held at the Petwood Hotel, Stixwould Rd, Lincolnshire, LN10 6QG from 1.30 to 5pm on Saturday 5th of April 2014. The programme is as follows: Warwick Banks will talk about his experience racing Bristols. Brian May will talk about his 40 […]

Thomas Anthony Donald Crook

    Thomas Anthony Donald Crook (T.A.D.C. or ‘Tony’) was born on 16th February 1920 in Rusholme, Manchester, Lancashire as the second child and only son of a local coal merchant and mining family. His early years were spent as part of a successful local family in and around Hoghton in Lancashire.  After the death […]