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A1 Weldone Welding; ACW Electrics; AFE Welding; Aerotech Precision; Alderney Plating; Ali Frayling -Cork; Body Repairs & Propshaft Modification; Bonding & Relining;  Borg Bearings; Burn Out Bikes  C.J.Trimming (Carla);  CAM Panelworks & Restoration;  Chris Smith upholstery; Christchurch Bodywork Centre; Classic Additions (Car Covers); Classic & Vintage RestorationsClassic Dynamos Rebuilds; Croombs Welding; Cut 'n' Cover;  David Jones Carb Overhall  David Lindley-Adsett Metal Work; Distributor Doctor; Dorsetware; D & R JamesEngine stand; Feltham Radiators; Fenix Carriages; Flowplant; Formhalls; Friction Services; Gear Box Poole  Gearbox Services; GM Auto Services; Goodfellows; Hampshire ElectroplatingHartlepool Radiators; Historic Metal Works; HM Specialist Panelwork;  Hugh Paine (Panels);  Ian Dunford Vintage A7 ServicesJohn Kirkby; K Baggs Trimming; Kustom Kolors Paint; Lover Garage (MOTs)Martin Prior; MD Tooling;  Metalblast Ltd; Midland Road Springs; NB Spraying;  Nick Mouat wheel building (formerly James Whieldon);Ocean Lighthouse Web Hosting; Phoenix Metal Finishers; Plug Cleaning; Precision Coatings; Questmead Bonding; M&M Radiator Repairs; Rapid Welding; Rawhide Upholstery; RH A7 Insurance;  Roach Manufacturing; RPW Fabrications; Saftek Bonding & Relining; Scott-LLoyd AutoTrim; SED; Shotblasting & Powder Coating (Flowplant); Sigma Engineering; SMH Gearboxes; Sopley Garage (MOTs); Speedo repairs (Les Gammon)Spray Finishers; St Christopher's Garage B'th; Stonehenge Services (Rebuilding Dynamos & Starters); The Old Trim Shop; Tony Townsend Engineering; Trevor Hirst Bodywork; Trim Lizzie; Vacuum wipers; Vince Leek;  Villiers Services (Bonding); Welding; Wessex metal finishers; Wilmic Precision Engineering; Zeberdee  Fabrics



Try us first for specialising in classic cars: Servicing Tyres MOTs Exhausts 

£4 off your next MOT as a member of the DA7C.  Worried by there being NO MORE MOTS?  The LOVER GARAGE will give your car

an annual safety check for £30

School Road, Lover,  Nr. Salisbury SP5 2PW

Telephone 01725-510228



Specialist in Classic Vehicles—Over 30 years experience with Austin Servicing; mechanical and electrical repairs; rebuilds undertaken; MOTs arranged.

 Reasonable rates

Contact:  Gary Munn 01202 683848

St Christopher's Garage
1195 Christchurch Road, Bournemouth
Dorset  BH7 6BW
01202 424381



Ringwood Road, Sopley, Hants. BH23 7BE

Tel: 01425 673696  E-mail:

Fast, Friendly and Effective Service

An overall safety check and grease (modern nipples only)

MOTs still available if you want one for your Austin Seven 

In all cases call first to make an appointment mentioning Dorset Austin Seven Club


Ian Dunford Vintage Austin Seven Services
280 Church Road, Frampton Cotterel, Bristol BS36 2BM
Steering wheel recovering, axle repairs and rebuilds, crankshaft repair, reboring, road springs and road wheels01454 778021
07758 714744

Vince Leek - Specialised A7 Engineering

·          ENGINE building and reconditioning

·          GEARBOXES reconditioned including close ratio, Ulster, Nippy and ‘Andes’  conversions.

·          BACK AXLES for all models - can also be shortened or offset

·          STARTER RING GEARS fitted

·          DYNAMOS AND STARTER MOTORS repaired - prompt service.

·          STEERING COLUMNS reconditioned

·          FLY WHEELS lightened

fast courier service available

A service for the enthusiast by an enthusiast


TEL: 01 985 216632   (09.30am to 6.30pm only please)


Nick Mouat Wheel Specialists
(Formerly James Whieldon)

New Address
Harroway Farm House, Penton, Andover SP11 0QZ

Tel: 07717 570814  Email:

Your A7 plus my 45 years' experience
Reasonable Rates & Quality Assistance
0118-9722312 or email
"Together we'll keep them going"

Don Breakspear
4 Buchanan Drive, Wokingham RG40 4EF
Tel: 0118 973 3568

Brickfield Ind. Est., Gillingham SP8 4LT
Tel: 01747 823270
11  St. Georges Avenue, Poole, Dorset BH12 4ND
01202 747045
D & R James Engineering Services Ltd
Unit 6 Nuffield Industrial Estate, Benson Road, Poole BH17 0GB
01202 678679
Block reboring, valve seat & guides surface grinding and crack testing of crankshaft.
M D Tooling Precision Engineers
12a Caveners Industrial Estate, Southampton Road, Ringwood  Hampshire BH24 1JS
01425 489945
Spark erosion (removing broken studs and taps)
Tony Townsend Engineering & Developments (Lymington) Ltd
Gosport Street, Lymington, Hampshire  SO41 9BB Tel: 01590 673729
Unit 6 Cortry Close, Poole BH12 4BQ
Tel: 01202 744544
73 Cobham Rd., Ferndown Ind. Est., Ferndown BH21 7QE
Tel: 07966974575

Trim Lizzie

(Member of the DA7C)

Custom vehicle and boat upholstery and repairs. Traditional upholsterer. Based in Hamptworth in the North New Forest 07716397411

Chris Smith (Upholstery)
38 Beminster Road, Winton, Bournemouth Dorset BH9 1LG
01202 777517

Scott-Lloyd Technical Auto Trim
Unit 23 Chalwyn Industrial Estate, Old Wareham Road, Poole Dorset BH12 4PE
07802 652095

Zebedee Fabrics:

 120 Seabourne Rd. Southbourne, BH5 2HY. 01202 422811. She will be pleased to give all Dorset A7 members a 10% discount on all products on showing the DA7C membership card.

Marine & Industrial covers
13 Freeland Park, Wareham Rd., Lytchett Matravers, Dorset BH16 6FM
Tel: 07974 104744; website:


Good quality breathable cotton covers for A7s (all cars catered for)
Tel : 0193856177

QSE Metalblast Ltd
11 Cowley Road, Poole Dorset BH17 0UJ
01202 6725152

Colin Ware - Kustom Kolors

5 Airfield Rd., Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 3TG
Tel: 01202-480801; website:

Classic & Vintage Restorations

The Old Coachworks, Station Rd. (off the A343), Over Wallop, SO20 8HU. Tel. 07831219484 Email:

Highly recommended by Julian Wilde and David Whetton. A highly professional job at an excellent price only charging for their time and materials; and no VAT.

Aerotech Precision Sheet Metal Ltd.
4 Brook Road ,Wimborne, BH21 1 HB    Tel. 01202 848 485 

Value Crash Repairs BH25 6TH, Tel : 01425 613804.

E mail

HM Specialist Panelwork

Lymington, Hampshire SO41 8JD

call Shaun - 01590 683702


Trevor Hirst Bodywork
Mudeford, Christchurch
01425 274567


Roach Manufacturing Ltd
Whitemoor Lane, Ower, Nr Romsey Hampshire SO51 6AJ
02380 814287

Wessex Metal Finishers
Unit 7 Barnack Industrial Estate, Kingsway, Wilton, Nr. Salisbury SP2 0AW
01722 743835

Hugh Paine - Engineering - Coachworks
Fabrication of Car Panels and Bodywork

Jaguar XK series - E-Type - Bentley - Daimler - MG - Austin Seven Series

Office:- 8,Bankside,  Boldre, Lymington Hampshire, SO41 8YF
Tel – 07920100369  Fax - 01590-673298  E-mail

We, are able to provide you with the following services, we have various patterns to fabricate from, but where possible, to be able to take the profile from the original item as we find each panel varies as to the item being altered through time or accident.

1. We can wheel any panel or part panel through to a complete body.
2.  Specialist in fabricating radiator shells in all finishes
3. Lead loading
4. Custom build exhausts, to customer requirements.
5. Accident repairs to classic and vintage cars.
6. Welding methods undertaken in Mig, Tig, and Gas in aluminium, brass, stainless, copper etc.
We welcome your personal enquiries to discuss any projects or requirements.

Spray Finishers Metal Blast Ltd.
14 Abingdon Road, Poole Dorset BH17 0UG
01202 685488

NB Spraying

Unit 1, 14 Balena Close, Creekmoor Trading Estate, Poole BH17 7DB Steve Tel: 01202 600635

Martin Prior & Sons
A7 Woodwork Services
We can supply all A7 timber parts from a single component to a complete body kit in kiln-dried ash.
Tel: 01432 820680; email:

Reproduction body panels for Chummy, Box Saloon & Ruby

sunroofs, wings, floor pans, sills, seats, running boards, battery boxes, inner wheel arches etc etc.
Tel: 01383 320284 or email:

Christchurch Bodywork Centre
221 Barrack Road,Christchurch, BH23 2AX Tel. Russell on 01202 567801.  He has the threaded tool for removing the pins holding the doors, and is able to undertake bodywork repair and preparation.
Harrow Wood Farm, Poplar Lane, Bransgore BH23 8JE
Tel: 01425 674450
Historic Metal Works Ltd
Gordleton Industrial Estate Hannah Way, Lymington, Hampshire
SO41 8JD
Shaun 01590 683702 (Club Member)

David Lindley-Adsett

Aero-Tech Precision Sheet Metal Ltd
Unit 4 Brook Road, Wimborne Dorset BH21 2BH
01202 848485


We carry out shot blasting and powder coating of both new and old metalwork including body shells, subframes, panels, wheels, tanks, engine & suspension parts. As well as standard RAL colours we can also do metallics and many other specialist colours and finishes. Alternatively we can just blast & prime any parts.

Our website is We do a free weekly delivery and collection service in the Dorset and Hampshire areas every Friday.

Martin Woodroffe (Works Manager). Flowplant Group Ltd. Brunel Road, Churchfields Industrial Estate, Salisbury, Wiltshire. SP2 7PU. Telephone: 01722 325424

Unit 1 Hawkhill, Sandleheath, Fordingbridge SP6 1PX
Tel: 01425 657050

HM Specialist Panelwork

Lymington, Hampshire SO41 8JD

call Shaun - 01590 683702

CAM Auto Centre

Unit 16-17 Stanley Green Crescent, Poole BH15 3TH
Tel: 01202 687787   Email:

One stop shop for all your motoring needs! MOT, Vehicle Servicing & Repairs, Accident Repairs, Body Shop, Upholstery

At CAM Panelworks, part of CAM Auto Centre, we specialise in all aspects of Vehicle Bodywork and Repair. Our skills, experience, professionalism and attention to detail make us the Bodyshop of choice for your Car Restoration. We never ‘sit on our laurels’, we take pride in every job we do and are dedicated to achieve a job well done every time. To restore your car to its former glory, whether for Leisure, Work, Exhibitions or Motor Sport, we have the skills to recreate the vehicle of your dreams.

White metalling & line boring
Vintage car restoration
Rear of 57 Lower Addiscombe Road, Croydon, Surrey CR0 6PQ
Tel: 0208688 2127

Borg Transmissions

All types of imperial sized bearings and good technical advice is available

Borg Transmissions : Azura Close, Woolsbridge Industrial Park, Three Legged Cross:  BH21 6SZ

Tel: 01202 823571( Ask for Richard.)




HOYT Metal Bearings: using only new ingots of 11R and 11Z3 white metal, combined with our triple tinning & flush casting process, we are now able to guarantee our bearings against casting and materials faults for the life of the engine
Full or part engine rebuilds to concourse standard – with photographic build sheet for your car’s log. All engine machining, balancing & parts supplied / manufactured using Hoyt White metal bearings – fully machined & line bored etc, or rough cast for you to finish. Guaranteed fault free for the life of the engine.
Collection & Delivery service
Contact: Formhalls Vintage & Racing Ltd, Parkers Close, Downton Business Park, Downton, Wiltshire, SP5 3RB; Tel: 01725 511684; e-mail; website:

(Spring re-setting)
Higher Hill Farm, Clayhiden, Devon EX15 3TW
Tel: 01823 652600
Unit D20 Coleshill Ind. Est., Station Rd., Coleshill Birmingham B46 1JP
Tel: 01675 467387  Email:

We are a small UK based company and also vintage owners/drivers owning examples of Austin, BSA, Ford, Daimler and Vauxhall cars. Apart from dynamo rebuilding, modification, upgrading incl. 6 to 12v conversions, we also do electronic regulator conversions inside original cut out and regulator cases.

Our services bring reliable and fully controlled charging systems to all vintage and classic cars using all the original components so that everything looks as original from the outside.

We offer a complete range of quality 6v LED bulbs and also quartz halogen bulbs to suit BA15 type bulb holders as found on most vintage and classic cars. We have a complete range of 12v LED bulbs coming in the next 2 to 3 weeks. There is also a selection of accessories such as replacement bulb holders, bullet terminals and sleeves.

Please do not hesitate to contact me if we can be of service to you. We offer a worldwide insured mail order service. Please also see the website for full details and to use our online shop. See also our customer feedback page.

Regards, Peter. Tel: 01522 730193



F B Electrics, Bournemouth BH6 5QZ, Tel 01202 470999.

Chris Gould, Bransgore Tel: 01425-672886

Classic & Vintage Dynamos Ltd. 3-4 Vernon Industrial Estate, Shirebrook, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, NG20 8SS

Tel: 01623747666


ACW Electrics: 220 Leigh Road, Wimborne, Dorset BH21 2BZ 

Tel: 01202-885200

Stonehenge Services Dynamos and Starters: Unit 4, Faraday Road, Churchfields Ind. Est. Salisbury SP2 7NR Tel: 01722 414161       E-mail:

Unit 8 Old Brewery Rd., Wilveliscombe TA4 2PW
Tel: 01984 629540


Rebuild Dynamos, Starters etc

Unit 12 Barnack Ind Est
Salisbury Wilts

01722 741454

Units 1&2 Dawkins Road Ind.Est., Hamworthy BH15 4JP
Tel: 01202 677939

Alderney Plating Services
Broom Rd.,
Parkstone BH12 4NP,   01202744664
Bright Zinc, Aluminium Anodising, Chrome, Nickel.

Tel: 01202 744664

Hampshire Electroplating Co.
61-75 Empress Road, Southampton SO14 0JW
Tel: 02380 225639

(Andrew Bird Engineering)

Bryn Afon Groeslon, Caernarfon, Gwynedd LL54 7DN
Tel: 01286 830022 Website:

SMH (Gearboxes)

The Barn, 56 Sea Road, East Preston, W. Sussex BN16 1LP

Tel: 07870731074


A1 Weldone Mobile Welding (Terry), 3 Gaulter Cottages, Kimmeridge ,Wareham, BH20 5PF Tel 07889380760.

Croombs Welding (Aluminium welding specialist) Unit 3 Brook Rd., Wimborne BH21 2BH  Tel: 07974389916 Email:

AFE Welding (Martin)    Tel: 01425 477713   07881915418   Email:

Rapid Welding Repair Service (Dave Bliss), TIG welding in aluminium, titanium, stainless steel, steel and more.
Tel. mobile no. 07773572715; e-mail

RPW Fabrications (Robbie) Harrow Wood Farm, Bransgore, BH23 8JE Tel: 07884353880 Email:

Contact Les Gammon on 01527 730097 or 07786506600
or e-mail

Feltham Radiators
Unit 14 Hampton Business Park, Bolney Way, Feltham, Mssx. TW13 6DB
Tel: 02088 980064
Unit 3F Parkview Ind. Est., Hartlepool, County Durham TS25 1PE
Tel: 01429 236300

M & M Fern Radiators

NEW ADDRESS 73 Common Road, Chandlers Ford, Southampton SO53 1HE (New premises at the rear of MDH Body Shop)

Tel. 01202 827037



Burnout Bikes
A338 Downton SP5 3HH
near to the traffic lights and The Bull in Downton on the A338 Tel: 01725 510288 have all the inner tubes suitable for our Sevens and will fit them to the wheel.  Friendly blokes who like to chat!
Gear Box

When looking for a replacement inner tube and tape I popped in to Gear Box Poole 162-164 Stanley Green Road, Poole, BH15 3AH 01202 683 900 and found them very helpful and reasonably priced. They are principally a motor bike shop. They do 3.50x19 and 400/50x17 and also inner rim tapes 17" and 19".
3 Merry Hill, Quarry Bank, Brierly Hill, West Mid DY5 1SD
Tel: 01384 265797
Unit 21 Earls Way, Thurmaston, Leicester LE4 8DL
Tel: 01162 601717
FrictIon Services
Unit 21 Burnett Business Park, Gypsy Lane, Keynsham, Bristol BS31 2ED
Tel: 01179 866453
The Lodge, Meadowcroft Mill off Bury Rd., Bamford, Rochdale OL11 4AU
Tel: 01706 363939
Rawfolds Ind.Est., Cleckheaton, West Yorks BD199 5LT
Tel: 01274 862666