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Former Top Gear presenter James May has reportedly alarmed neighbours with plans to demolish his West London home - in a conservation area - and build a superhome complete with a garage for his luxury motors According to plans filed last month, May, 53, will demolish the house he bought for £325,000 in 2000 and combine it with the semi-derelict property next door (pictured), for which he paid £310,000 five years ago The new home will be six per cent larger than May's existing property, with an extra floor on the two side wings, prompting worries from neighbours that May's new house would overshadow their gardens and compromise their privacy.To appease locals, he held a consultation meeting before Christmas and made a few tweaks before finalising his grand designs.
Clarkson said in his column: 'I made strenuous efforts to get my money out of AIG as soon as the scale of its problems became apparent.
Loves anything mechanical which can be fixed or built, penknives and tools.
Believes anyone who cannot wire a plug is 'a moron'.
Clarkson favours jeans and a leather or jeans and a tweed jacket.
He said: 'I tend to wear whatever happens to be nearest to the bed and don't really care if my socks don't match.
Wife Mindy, real name Amanda, helped nurse him to health after he suffered brain injuries in his 2006 crash while filming for Top Gear. He tends to get about either on a Brompton folding bike (£700) or by using his usual runaround, a Fiat Panda (£9,000).