Father drops his children off every morning in a 17 tonne TANK
Military enthusiast Nick Mead regularly drives his sons to school in one of his tanks from his £2million collection
Tank collector Nick bought his first armoured vehicle, a FV433 Abbot for £1750, more than 20 years ago
Now the owner of driving events company Tanks A Lot Ltd, he boasts a fleet of more than 120 military vehicles
Both sons Ashley, 13 and Danny, 16, have been driving tanks on their father's private farm since they were eight
Many of Nick's tanks, which are used for weddings, funerals, films and parties, are tax and MOT exempt
Come rain, shine or snow, a military enthusiast has found a way of making sure his children always get to school on time - by dropping them off in his 17 tonne tank.
Nick Mead, owner of Tanks A Lot Ltd driving events company, regularly drives around his sons Ashley, 13, and Danny, 16, in one of his impressive fleet of more than 120 military vehicles, worth £2million.
The 53-year-old from Helmdon Northamptonshire, said people often did a double take when they saw him driving one of his road legal tanks, many of which weigh more than 17 tonnes, around town at speeds of up to 40mph.
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