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Industry mourns loss of Brian Laban

It is with sadness that we announce the death of popular motoring writer and historian Brian Laban. A member of the Guild of Motoring Writers, the Fleet Street Motoring Group and the Southern Group of Motoring Writers, Brian died overnight on Tuesday, 27 December, in hospital near his home in Sussex, where he was being treated for bowel cancer. He was …

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Membership changes at SGMW

Member updates see the Southern Group of Motoring Writers gain two new members alongside the retirement of long-time member Peter Cracknell. New additions include Peter Nunn who brings over 30 years’ experience of full-time car journalism, both in the UK and Japan. Peter works on titles including Business Car Manager, Auto Italia, Autocar, International Fleet World, Car Graphic (Japan). Meanwhile …