01 May 2015
When Shropshire-based vehicle enthusiast Mike Sargeant decided to add to his Morris Minor collection last year, he has no idea he would be taking home the oldest right-hand-drive Morris Minor Van in the world. Mr Sargeant, from Wem, has carefully preserved the vehicle he found in a barn in Suffolk which was full of straw with ivy growing out of it – as it had been since 1967. The van was the...
Harry West Samurai machine
23 Feb 2015
Hidden away in north Shropshire is the workshop of Harry West (Prees) Limited where they manufacture a wide range of machinery. Way back in 1966 (back when Englands footballers were world beaters!) founding Chairman, Harry West, started a steel fabrication unit to meet the needs of the local agricultural community.  Manufacturing specialist straw choppers and manure spreaders lead to adaption and...
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