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William Charles Boddy

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William Charles Boddy, MBE (22 February 1913 – 7 July 2011) was a British journalist who was the editor of Motor Sport from 1936 to 1991. After 1991 he still contributed regularly to Motor Sport magazine, continuing a career that lasted eighty-one years. He also co-founded the Vintage Sports Car Club, and founded the Brooklands Society in 1967 among numerous contributions to the emerging vintage car scene. At his death he was considered the longest-serving journalist in the UK, having submitted his first article in 1930 and his last one just a week before his death

Founder and major contributor to the Brooklands Society Gazette

2011 Bio notes.[1]

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Sources of Information

  1. Brooklands Society Gazette Vol 36. No 3. 2011