As the spectre of Covid-19 and all of the restrictions that it has placed on our lives begins to lift, military vehicle enthusiasts’ minds are beginning to turn back to much-missed shows and events across the UK and in Europe

The Race to the Bridge 2017
A packed Arromanches Beach for the D-Day commemorations 2014

‘Most trips to Europe will involve several days and probably some draughty and basic campsites’

Covid and Brexit have removed a lot of the previous certainties regarding cross-channel travel. Rules for travelling with military vehicles remains unclear and will take some time to become established, but as people contemplate making the journey to Normandy in June 2022, this seems like a good time to offer some hints and tips.

What follows should not be considered definitive and you should do your research well in advance of departure.

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