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Spain and a turtle

30/01/18 – Sant Carles de la Rapita Well after 3 weeks it’s time for a run, so up and out for a little run, then back for the dogs and the same route but a walk this time and a last few pics. Leave for a site on the Delta Ebre, but there’s a road… Continue reading Spain and a turtle

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The end is here

29/11/17 – Well yesterday was our last working day in Hendre Mynach, said goodbye to Mal and Sue who left last week and are also going to pastures new and had a lovely Christmas meal at Bermo Bistro with all the gang. Yum, yum. The van is now near as dam finished the seat finally… Continue reading The end is here

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I see the end coming

22/10/17 – Visits from friends this week, not seen Kev and Cheryl for ages so had a good catch up and little trip up to Criceith, stroll around the town and up to the castle. And of course a trip to Criceith means Dylans for lunch …..yum yum. 28/10/17 – Well it’s back to work… Continue reading I see the end coming

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Harlech and beyond

18/10/17 – Well busy day today up nice and early for the vans MOT in Harlech. Walked up to the castle while it was being done, beautiful day. Now did you know that it was built by Edward I during his invasion of Wales between 1282 and 1289 at the substantial cost of £8,190, which… Continue reading Harlech and beyond

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Let there be light

15/10/17- Well another week has gone by and the van now has some of the tongue and groove in……..eeek its looking like a real van !!!!!! The skylight The 12v connection most of the electrics in thanks to our friend Trev We are so chuffed with the lights which are thanks to the newly fitted… Continue reading Let there be light

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Renovating and hurly burly

07/10/18 – and so the van conversion goes on, covered one of the back doors with stretchy fabric, good job even if I do say so. Covered the 2 wheel arches with some off cuts of carpet, not a bad job again Middle strut on the bed put in and plywood panels put up, the… Continue reading Renovating and hurly burly

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Its finally window installation day

19/09/2017  – Well we have been insulating like crazy when work, time and weather allows. Still not finished, but can at last see an end. The floor is insulated and down. Spare room is getting emptied, thank goodness as the work is getting done. I am now apprentice carpenter !!!! Sweeper, foam filler and most… Continue reading Its finally window installation day