It took a very rare vehicle to overturn a family’s ban on lorries. Tim Gosling tells the story of the fortunate discovery of a Crossley Tender

Photographed post war in Germany by Bert Wells of 70 Squadron is this Crossley Tender with a kitten perched on the wing

While working on the restoration of one of our World War One trucks which was being particularly awkward, my brother Steve announced: “That’s it! We are not buying any more old lorries.”

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