Feature articles

1 May 2015
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1955 flashback: The Mille Miglia live on the Motor Sport magazine website
To celebrate the 60th anniversary of Stirling and Jenks win in the 1955 Mille Miglia, relive the day in question by following Motor Sport magazine's twitter feed below, using extracts and images from their period reporting of the event, that saw over 648 competitors take on the 1,000 mile race through Italy. At 7.22am on 1st May Stirling Moss...
30 April 2015
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To celebrate the launch of Stirling's new book, Stirling Moss: My Racing Life and the 60th Anniversary of arguably his most famous victory, we recount, with the help of an extract from Robert Edward’s Autobiography on Stirling, the events leading up to the Mille Miglia and why both Denis Sargent Jenkinson 'Jenks' and his...
6 November 2014
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Project 46: January 2014 update third floor bathroom transformation
When Stirling invited Granite Transformations to upgrade his 3rd-storey bathroom, as part of his extensive Project 46 refurbishment, the home makeover company leapt at the chance to showcase its elegant agglomerate interior finishes and Trend glass mosaic tiles, in such a futuristic setting. The project would centre on a flow-through bathroom and...
2 October 2014
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Project 46: October 2014 update Hamilton Litesat electrical fittings
Meeting the exacting standards of a living legend with an eye for the exceptional is a pretty tall order for any company but when approached by Sir Stirling Moss to supply decorative electrical wiring accessories for the refurbishment of his 2500 sq.ft. house, over 5-storeys, in the heart of Mayfair, Hamilton Litestat was more than ready to seize...
18 August 2014
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Project 46: August 2014 update Tornado Body Dryer
I knew there was such a thing as a body dryer and wanted one installed in my new bathroom. I contacted Richard Bresnahan via his website www.tornadobodydryer.com He was very helpful and informative, and sent one over from America for installation, pictured in the right hand corner of the shower. If you have never tried one you should. It is...
23 April 2014
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Stirling Moss Race History: 1960 Sebring 12 hours
The regular monthly feature on Stirling's race history returns with an indepth look into the 1960 Sebring 12 hour race. This extended piece features many unseen period images and a detailed and fascinating insight into both the drivers and cars that raced at Sebring that year and the politics that surrounded the event. Stirling raced a...
27 August 2013
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Project 46: August 2013 Update 4 Mumford & Wood windows
Special guest for the launch of Mumford & Wood’s award-winning Conservation™ range, held at The Building Centre, London, was Sir Stirling. A recent customer of the company, he attended the occasion with his architect and building contractor.  “I have nothing but praise for these Mumford & Wood doors and...
25 May 2013
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Project 46: May 2013 Update 3
20 years ago I had a High Density Mobile Storage system installed in the garage at home, as well as in a store room in the basement.  As I wanted to tart up the garage as part of the Project 46 refurbishment, I thought I would need to give the shelving a service.  Andrew Musty, who has been involved in the design and manufacture of space...