Join the Duke of Wellington and Sarah Bernhardt and enjoy a refreshing glass of Nicholson London Dry Gin – made in London from 1736.

To win a bottle, in 35 words or fewer, please write a witty or wise answer to this question:

How did Coachmakers transition from making equine-powered vehicles, mostly from wood, to making motor cars and heavier-than-air machines that can actually fly?

  • 35 words or fewer

 

The five best answers will each win a bottle of the Iron Duke’s favourite tipple. The judge, and jury, will be Hon Assistant The Venerable Ray Pentland CB, whose pure-at-heart decision will be final.

Closing date: 2359 on Friday 22nd June 2018