GAIL Middleton's article about holidays by car in the 1950s and 1960s in The Bugle (August 21 edition) made fascinating reading.
The photograph of a crowded Birmingham main road was revealing; I could identify 10 cars by manufacturer; 100% were British built!
Austin, Morris, Ford and Vauxhall - how times have changed for the UK car industry.
It was a pity that the number plates had been blacked out (why?) as this would have narrowed down the year of the photograph.
William J Read,
59 Burton Bank Lane, Stafford, ST17 9JJ.