Category: Out and about


Two Generations of Citroën DS Fans

Mum, dad, son and daughter-in-law hire the DS23ie Rich and his wife had booked to stay over the Circuit des Remparts weekend along with his parents. All of them are classic car and bike enthusiasts and so we spent a…

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Angoulême Circuit des Remparts 2021

CitroenDS rally car at Angouleme Circuit des Remparts

A weekend of classic cars, classic bikes and a return to the calendar of historic car events after the hiatus of Covid. Once again Angoulême was bustling with people and buzzing with anticipation and enthusiasm. Under sunny blue skies there…

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Citroën Car Club SM to stay

We had the pleasure of hosting visitors from England who booked through the Citroën Car Club and arrived in a magnificent Citroên SM. This car is the fuel injection variant, (EFI) which uses the same D-Jetronic Bosch system as the…

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Tour Auto Optic 2000 comes through Charroux

Classic car holiday in France

This annual historic race car rally came through the nearby town of Charroux on its way to the Circuit de Val de Vienne, as part of the course from Paris to Biarritz. These are proper race prepared cars taking part…

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Fruit and vegetables from Lezay market

Having bought some fresh fish at Lezay market for a BBQ with some visiting friends we needed some fruit and veg. For our friends it made a pleasant change from their usual supermarket experience back in England.

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