Customer Feedback

Here are just a few of the nice things said about Ages Past by some of our valued clients. We believe that satisfied customers are the best form of advertisement for our very special services. We strive hard to ensure that all our clients would be prepared to offer such references when they look back on their special day.

Many thanks for driving us all last night. It was a evening enjoyed by all and made special by the 1946 OB Bedford Bus.

John C.

July 2017

“Thank you for providing such a friendly yet professional service for our wedding. Your wonderful charabanc and cars helped make our day all the more special. The photographs look absolutely stunning.”

Joanna and Anthony

Very professional yet friendly. Made us feel very relaxed.

Claire and Simon

The efficient service gave us complete confidence that everything would go as planned. The approach was friendly, yet professional throughout.

Jane and Howard

The Rolls Royce was absolutely splendid and made our day even more special.

Carol and Danny

Friendliness, and knowing that you enjoyed our special day as much as we did.

Liz and Tim

Thank you for helping to make our wedding day so special. The cars looked magnificent and your attention to detail helped make the day a great success.

Anne and Tony

I just wanted to say a big thank you for the amazing time in the Alvis for our children’s prom . The driver was extremely professional and very accommodating. Thanks to you all , it really topped off their prom and was an amazing experience for them both .
Louise B

We have been privileged to provide vehicles for the following occasions:

Ross Kemp

The TV and Film personality married Renee O’Brien at St. Peter’s Church, Petersham, Richmond on Saturday 1st September 2012.
Cars used: 1929 Rolls Royce Phantom I tourer by Hooper (no longer available) and the 1932 Rolls Royce cabriolet 20/25 by Thrupp & Maberly

The Secret Cinema production of the film the Shawshank Redemption

The Bedford OBs of Ages Past were used to transport over 13,000 audience members during a total of over 60 performances (Oct to Dec 2012 and Jan to Feb 2013) by the Secret Cinema of the Shawshank Redemption in Hackney and Bethnal Green, London.

Tori Good

The BBC weather presenter was married to Christopher Lacey on 30/12/2005 at St Giles’ Church, Stoke Poges
Car used: 1936 Daimler E20 limousine

Carol Kirkwood

The BBC weather presenter was a guest at the above wedding and traveled to and from the service with her fellow guests in the 1949 Bedford OB 29 seater charabanc

Tim Henman

Britain’s former No 1 tennis star married Lucy on 11/12/1999 at All Saints Church, Odiham.
Cars used: 1930 Rolls Royce limousine 20/25 by Park Ward and 1932 Rolls Royce limousine 20/25 by Crosbie & Dunn

Lord Sainsbury

His daughter, Jessica, was married in Douai Abbey, Woolhampton on 12/07/1997.
Car used: 1932 Rolls Royce limousine 20/25 by Crosbie & Dunn

Graham Thorpe

The test cricketer married Nicola at Shackleford Parish Church on 23/09/1995.
Car used: 1929 Rolls Royce Phantom I tourer by Hooper (no longer available)

Richard Baker

Former newscaster and music presenter gave his god-daughter away in marriage at St Mary’s Chruch, Silchester on 20/05/1989.
Car used: 1936 MG SA Coupé

Jenny Seagrove

Her brother was married at Nettlebed Parish Church on 15/08/1987.
Car used: 1929 Armstrong Siddeley Cabriolet (no longer available) and 1932 Rolls Royce limousine 20/25 by Crosbie & Dunn


Filmed the Ages Past collection on the BBC2 Weather Show in April 1998. It was transmitted in May and repeated in 1999.