Latest Issue: May 2014 - Issue 174
Ray Newcomb tells us how its distribution was revolutionised in the 1960s
Fire Service Registrations
Ron Henderson discusses how some fire engines were given special number plates.
A History of Trade Plates
John Harrison takes the mystery out of these dealers’ temporary plates.
Parcels Carriers of the Past
Colin Chesterman brings us a selection of pictures of forgotten Midlands operators
Malcolm Bates goes back to his days at Shelvoke & Drewry and how municipal vehicles were advertised and promoted.
Scenes Past – Agricultural Merchants
Mike Forbes has selected Stilltime Collection pictures of vehicles collecting and delivering animal feed – in sacks...
More Cyprus Classics
More of Bob Pitkin’s bhoilday pictures of old British lorries still at work in Cyprus.
Stewart Green remembers the transport operators he and his father worked for.
Bedford Buses and Coaches
Malcolm Wright relates the history of Bedford passenger vehicles in the UK from the 1930s to 1980s.
Jim King reports on the vehicles seen at this early season show.
Max (Mac’s) Cafe Gathering
Jim King braved the weather and went to this event as well and reports back.
A selection of events during the coming month at which you might see the sort of vehicles in which we are interested.
We review some newly-published books which we think will interest Vintage Roadscene readers.
Scene and Heard
Your letters, stories, memories and comments on recent articles.
What’s planned for the next issue?
Tailscene – A Different Angle
A couple of vehicles seen at strange angles. Defi nitely a case of “Don’t try this at home...”