The Shuttleworth Collection’s Percival Mew Gull G-AEXF and David Beale’s replica G-HEKL make for a splendid pair — and an interesting comparison
By BEN DUNNELL
Photography by DARREN HARBAR
With two Percival Mew Gulls now gracing British skies, it was only natural to bring them together. Thanks to the Shuttleworth Collection and David Beale, several times their respective machines have displayed together over Old Warden, paying tribute to the exploits of these exceptional, no-compromises racers.