The hot rays of the brilliant afternoon sun are extensively bathing the spacious sitting-dining room, with generous splashes of orange and yellow doses filtering in through large apertures, strategically sited for the optimal harnessing of natural light One is forever grateful for such warm, small mercies, coming so soon on the back of a couple of days of unexpected cold and torrential rains in mid March. More so when one had been lulled into a false sense of believing that the last vestiges of winter had disappeared, following the recent pronouncements by the men from the Met Office on one of the driest rainy seasons ever since the inception of weather records.more details »
In this section, a series of interesting articles with photos that were published in the Sunday Times Motoring section.
Titled 'Focus on Members', below is a list of members who have been named so far. Click on each name to gain insight into avid OMC enthusiasts!
A family stable.....
Like father, like son, goes the old adage, and while it may not always turn out that way, this certainly applies in the case of Marico Sammut and his involvement with classic cars.more details »
If one were to ask the average man in the street to draw span identikit of a local fanatic classic car enthusiast and owner, one would gather not too few an image of a static, staid and stereotyped middle aged, menopausal male who, at the crossroads of life, wants to fulfill a childhood dream by acquiring that old car (or cars!) which brings back no much nostalgia and memories of past and lost youth. Long cherished visions of that first pedal car, or of a favourite four wheeler from the Lesney Matchbox Models of Yesteryear collection, would finally burst into lifesize - after all, it is said that the difference between men and boys is the shape and size of their toys!more details »
It unsaid that sometimes human destiny works in mysterious ways. One would be well settled in one's life and career, without a worry in the world, forging steadily and speedily ahead, very often burning the midnight lamp in the process. Such a workaholic lifestyle would leave little time for personal pursuit of preferred pastimes and relaxing leisure outlets.more details »