Fire destorys Ford Consul returning from car show on M4 near Malmesbury

A 43-year-old Ford Consul was destroyed in a fire on the M4 near Malmesbury today.

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The car, which is believed to be returning from Gloucestershire Motor Show in Highnam, Gloucester, went up in flames at around 4.40pm, 11 June.

One fire crew, from Malmesbury attended the scene, and later tweeted: “Very sad end to a 43 year old Ford Consul returning from a show.”

The classic car has had just one owner from the day of purchase.