Events Calendar



03 June

Western Group of Motoring Writers' PR Driving Day at Castle Combe Circuit, Chippenham (by invitation only)


Welcome to the Knowledge Garage.

Working in the media?

Stuck for contact on a motoring story or issue?

Need a friendly voice to speak with authority or a face to show you or your audience how to do something?

Meet the experts in the Knowledge Garage set up by thewesterngroup to solve your media problems with a phone call or email. If you want to Meet the Experts, contact .


Tweets by @WGMWriters


Keep in touch.

Make sure we have your latest email address to keep you informed on thewesterngroup events and website updates every month. Send your updates to

Members' blogs & sites

Keep up to date with our members' websites, views and blogs by checking out , , , , and

Looking for something ?

Captain Pugwash


Our seasoned observer takes a sideways look at the industry and its followers, writers and products, and a few other things as well

Recent articles

  It’s all in the word
  An automotive ‘start-up’ or just another upstart?
  100,000 British drivers could begin to make a difference
  Motoring media – then and now
  A day is a long time in politics & boardrooms
  Goons, gizmos and glad tidings
  German premium brands & UK big player
  MPG Marathon results – fact or fiction?
  Brexit and beyond
  The power of smile
  When is a new car sale not a new car sale?
  A small price to pay?