March 11th 2016


Fred takes a trip to the JCB factory in Utoxeter to see the new 70th anniversary JCB 3cx come off the production line. 

Collected from Yeovil in JCB's own helicopter, Fred accompianed by his father Michael who had never flown before, was taken to the factory and given the full guided tour, followed by lunch, before being flown back again to Yeovil.

Picture shows from left: Michael Huxter, Fred Huxter, Yvette Henshall-Bell (managing director JCB) and Ben Beard (JCB business manager)