The Jaguar Wedding Car

Jaguar Wedding car, France

This summer saw the Jaguar MK2 doing wedding service in the beautiful village of Usson-Poitou. This wonderful day was made better by the wedding car duties being shared by a most beautiful 1949 Delahaye. Here are a few photos from…

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Motor racing – Val de Vienne fixtures

With the Val de Vienne motor racing circuit just a short drive away you can always be sure of excitement during the racing season. We try to get the upcoming season’s events published as soon as it becomes available and…

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10 Things To Do in Winter in South West France

Winter breaks in France

Life continues here in Poitou-Charentes during the winter, of course, but is there much to do without the hot sun of summer? Yes, in fact there are loads of things to do and here are 10 for starters.

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Classic Car Holidays

Long before we first arrived here it was clear to me that France is a wonderful country in which to take classic car tours. With the many miles (or I should say kilometres) of roads and thousands of places to…

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A Citroën DS day out to Angoulême

At the end of April we were favoured with the company of David and Sandra who were here for the week to enjoy a DS and gîte holiday with the use of the DS23ie, and then with Pete and Lindi…

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