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ACW Electrics; Alderney Plating; Ali Frayling -Cork; Body Repairs & Propshaft Modification;   Borg Bearings;  C.J.Trimming (Carla);  CAM Panelworks & Restoration;  Car Trimming (Roger Harvey);  Chris Smith upholstery; Classic Additions (Car Covers);  Classic Dynamos Rebuilds; Cut 'n' Cover;  David Jones Carb Overhall  David Lindley-Adsett Metal WorkD & R JamesEngine stand; Formhalls;  Gearbox Services; GM Auto Services; Goodfellows; Hampshire ElectroplatingHistoric Metal Works; HM Specialist Panelwork;  Hugh Paine (Panels);  Ian Dunford Vintage A7 Services; Nick Mouat wheel building (formerly James Whieldon); John Kirkby Kustom Kolors Paint; Lover Garage (MOTs)Martin Prior; MD Tooling;  Metalblast Ltd;  NB Spraying;  Ocean Lighthouse Web Hosting; Phoenix Metal Finishers; Plug Cleaning;  Radiator Repairs (M&M);  RH A7 Insurance;  Roach Manufacturing;  Scott-LLoyd AutoTrim; Shotblasting & Powder Coating (Flowplant);  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; Vacuum wipers; Vince Leek;   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 Austins

Servicing; mechanical and electrical repairs; rebuilds undertaken; MOTs arranged.

 Reasonable rates

Contact:  Gary Munn 01202 683848 or Glyn Llewellyn 01425 613080

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
Workshop 5, The Business Park, Sarson Lane
Amport, Andover
SP11 8DY
Tel: 07717 570814

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

Car Trimming
Roger Harvey

Seats, headlinings, tonneaux etc and related work. (No VAT).

Tel: 01590 683940


Good quality breathable cotton covers for A7s (all cars catered for) Classic Additions:

Tel : 0193856177

Chris Smith
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.

For All Your Trimming Needs: Vintage, classic & modern vehicles : Marine, Motorbike seats : Dental chairs

Office furniture : Furniture, headboards, stools etc.

All enquiries please phone Carla Vaughan  01202-388915 / 07908189069

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

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.

Car Body Repairs and Propshaft supply/ modification.

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

E mail


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

HM Specialist Panelwork

Lymington, Hampshire SO41 8JD

call Shaun - 01590 683702

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

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.


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
All Major units rebuilt & returned ready to fit: Gearboxes; Axles – Final Drives; Steering & Suspension; Electrical Components – rewiring; Parts manufactured; Full fitting service.  Leaf spring resetting and tuning.

Contact: Formhalls Vintage & Racing Ltd, Parkers Close, Downton Business Park, Downton, Wiltshire, SP5 3RB; Tel: 01725 511684; e-mail; website:

Trevor Hirst Bodywork
Mudeford, Christchurch
01425 274567

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

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:

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

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.)


Club member Martin Bell is offering a service to members.  He will clean a set of 4 plugs for 60p of which 30p goes to club funds. Please contact Martin on  01425 476351 or

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



Starter, Alternator and Dynamo conditioners:

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:

11  St. Georges Avenue, Poole, Dorset BH12 4ND
01202 747045

Alderney Plating Services
 Parkstone BH12 4NP,   01202744664
Bright Zinc, Aluminium Anodising, Chrome, Nickel.   (Ask for Adrian Palmer.)

Andrew Bird Engineering
Tel: 01286 830022 Website:

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

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
01590 673729

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

Phoenix Metal Finishers

Unit 2, 23 Balena Close ,Creekmoor Industrial Estate ,Poole, BH17 7EB. Tel. Steve on 01202 696365.
Spray Finishers Metal Blast Ltd.
14 Abingdon Road, Poole Dorset BH17 0UG
01202 685488

Contact Les Gammon on 01527 730097 or 07786506600
or e-mail
Wessex Metal Finishers
Unit 7 Barnack Industrial Estate, Kingsway, Wilton, Nr. Salisbury SP2 0AW
01722 743835


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

Tel. 01202 827037

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:

Club member Jim Gladdis from Warminster is kindly offering a


for hire to members.  It will fold into a car boot and he can bring it to Club Night.  30 deposit and 10 per month with proceeds going to our Club charity.  Contact Jim on 07791365227


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

Martin at Ringwood   Tel 01425 477713   07881915418   

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



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Domain management:  7 per year
20% to a charity of your choice

Contact Duncan Bryson (club member)

or have a chat at club night