VIPs welcome new look British Motor Museum

New-look British Motor Museum hailed as ‘one of the world’s best’

Guests including local dignitaries and VIPs attended a special event to mark the unveiling of the new-look British Motor Museum. South Staffordshire MP Gavin Williamson cut the red ribbon to officially open the Museum, previously known as the Heritage Motor Centre, following a £1.1 million refurbishment. The MP said: “I feel very privileged – I have loved classic cars since my father took me to the British Motor Show as a child. With the exciting improvements and enhancements now made, the Museum is now among the best motor museums in the world.”


  1. Max, Michaela, Quentin Willson
  2. Tony Duckhouse, Charles and Rachel Vacy-Ash
  3. Pat and Bob Wilkinson
  4. Susan Mills, Chris Mills, Christopher Mills, John Rickman
  5. Gavin Williamson MP and Bob Dover
  6. Stephen Laing, Kevin Timms, Anne Stokes
  7. Christine and Nick Barter
  8. Mike Timmins, Andrea Bishop
  9. Alan Taylor of the Heritage Lottery Fund, Mandy Littlejohn
  10. Richard Jones, Alan Taylor, Tim Bryan