The Gloucestershire Steam & Vintage extravaganza 2018

Last Sunday I popped along to the Gloucestershire Steam & Vintage extravaganza with my family. We go along every year and it gets bigger each time – next year we may have to make a full weekend off it as there were many displays we missed out on! The show includes a huge selection of vintage transport, such as buses and coaches, commercial vehicles, classic cars, steam engines, traction engines, motorcycles, bicycles, military vehicles, emergency vehicles, tractors and historic caravans. With a live action arena showcasing these vehicles in interactive demonstrations taking place throughout the weekend. We started off with Read More…

The Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust

This week is National Marine week for the Wildlife Trusts in the UK. So I thought I’d take this opportunity to talk about a charity I’ve been supporting for some time – The Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust. How I became a member. I joined the Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust in 2007 during my college years and have been a member ever since. I was in our local Homebase (DIY store) when I got chatting to another member. He had a pop up at the store and was encouraging local people to join. I was interested by what he said and how the Read More…