On a cold, rainy afternoon in November 2013. I stood looking at a dilapidated Squiffy parked up in the driveway of my parents’ house. It had been almost 10 years since she had driven and the years had not been kind. She had numerous mechanical issues and her body was rusting away—her dreams of adventure […]
It’s been some time since we released any London2Sydney news, so you’d be forgiven for wondering what’s been happening at London2Sydney headquarters recently. Allow me to bring you up to date…
Expedition temporarily postponed.
We’re very pleased to announce our support for the Degree Confluence Project! Confluences are the points on the Earth’s surface where the lines of longitude and latitude intersect, and the aim of those participating in the Degree Confluence Project is to visit and photograph each one! Over 3,222 confluences have already been visited, but that […]
The threat of rain did nothing to dampen the enthusiasm of the crowds that had gathered for Bedford Prep School‘s Summer Extravaganza. This annual event is the time when all the pupils at the school get the chance to conceive and construct their own stands and stalls offering games, baked treats, activities and challenges, with […]
Following the article about the London2Sydney expedition in Bedford’s Times & Citizen newspaper, we’ve received a number of messages from well-wishers and several donations to CRUK. It’s always nice to receive messages of support and especially nice to know that the expedition is succeeding in its aim of raising money for CRUK. One phone call […]
Our expedition brochure is now available for download!
Great news today: after her extensive engine overhaul, our van, Squiffy, is back on the road! As always, you can read all about the work we’ve been doing on her, and check out all our photos, in our diary.
We’re very pleased to welcome L.A. Performance to our list of sponsors. Lee at L.A. Performance has been tasked with preparing Squiffy’s engine for her epic journey. Why not follow its progress in our diary?
The London2Sydney diary is now online! We’re keeping a record of everything we’ve been doing as we prepare for our journey, and we’ve already made lots of entries. Squiffy’s been getting plenty of attention and you can see photos of all the work that we’ve been doing on her there too. Once we’re on our […]