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Classics at Killerton House 2017 – Classic Car Show

In All Events, Car Shows, Official Graphite Grease Events by team@graphite.grease

An early start on Sunday 14th May saw John and I sipping tea that was still a little too hot, getting to some serious grips with a couple of bacon rolls and crossing our fingers for a dry day. It’s the morning of the Classics at Killerton show, our first time attending this event and we’re quite excited about it! Having spent most of the previous day covered in sawdust and paint and emerging with tired smiles, a couple of dented body parts and a brand new shiny Graphite Grease stand, we were eager to get to the show and try …

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Forde Abbey Summer Fair

In All Events, Car Shows by team@graphite.grease

Well I must say the Forde Abbey Summer Fair has felt like the climax of the last month for us. We set a goal of having all our current products available and the website up to scratch and launched by the 28th of July. And we made it….. Just! I, unfortunately had to go into work for a couple of hours on the morning of the show (which meant a 0430 start) but was back just as the gates opened to the public at 11am. By this point Emily had been there for 3hrs or so already, and with the …

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Classics at the Castle – Sherborne Classic Car Show

In All Events, Car Shows by team@graphite.grease

A sparkling summer afternoon and the Graphite Grease team are heading out to Classics at the Castle, a classic and vintage car show hosted at Sherborne castle in Dorset. Surprise after surprise at this show, for a starters its stunningly sunny (not something all show organisers manage for some reason). A real English summer, where even the odd drop of rain is warm and only makes everything sparkle more brightly. The second surprise is the sheer size of the show. After grabbing a hog roast bun and the obligatory cider we toddle off through three very large fields full of …