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Beaulieu’s 50th Fireworks Spectacular.

Beaulieu’s 50th Fireworks Spectacular will take you Out of this World on Saturday 26th October when the event celebrates the anniversary of the first moon landing. Beaulieu’s first fireworks event was held in the same year as the lunar landing of Apollo 11 and … Continue reading

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Beaulieu and Buckler’s Hard join TripAdvisor Hall of Fame.

Beaulieu and Buckler’s Hard have earned places in the TripAdvisor Hall of Fame after both being awarded a coveted Certificate of Excellence for the eighth year running for consistently high visitor ratings. Both have earned TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence every … Continue reading

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Beaulieu is the Home of Motoring for new car series filming.

The National Motor Museum at Beaulieu is the perfect backdrop for new prime-time car show The Car Years which begins broadcasting its first series on Tuesdays from May 7th. The museum – with its world-famous collection of more than 250 vehicles telling the story of motoring … Continue reading

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Nissan LEAF’s drivetrain achieves highest driver satisfaction in 2019 Driver Power study

Steve Fowler, editor-in-chief of Auto Express and Carbuyer: “Owners love the car’s quiet, smooth and rapid acceleration” Organised by Dennis Publishing, the company behind Auto Express and Carbuyer, Driver Power is one of the UK’s most respected customer satisfaction studies … Continue reading

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Simply Jaguar at Beaulieu.

Beaulieu will celebrate the 60th anniversary of the iconic Jaguar MkII at Simply Jaguar on Sunday July 14th with a special display area dedicated to this legendary sporting saloon. Christopher Macgowan @chrismacgowan

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Anglian Water has introduced 10 new electric vans to its fleet as part of its strategy to reduce fleet emissions and achieve carbon neutrality by 2050.

The company currently spends more than £4.5m on diesel every year, with vans covering 22 million miles annually. The new Nissan e-NV200s can travel 100 miles before they need recharging, so will be used for Anglian Water employees who conduct … Continue reading

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BCA stages first dedicated ULEZ sale.

 BCA staged the first ever Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) sale at BCA Blackbushe on 12 March, attracting a large crowd of online and in-lane buyers.   The Multi-vendor event only featured Euro 6 compliant or electric/hybrid commercial vehicles that … Continue reading

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