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Oz via Dubai

06/12/17 – The Waldorf Hotel for the Christmas celebrations, met Jenna, Malcolm and Leisi, for an evening of mulled wine, gingerbread men and stollen. Beautiful christmas decs And a beautiful hotel Thursday sees us lunching in the golf club in Ras al Khaimah Then an unexpected visitor when we get home is quickly disposed of,… Continue reading Oz via Dubai

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Nearly there now

04/12/17 – Last day before our flight to Dubai, stayed in Chester Roodee last night, first meal in the van, then up to Pentre Halkyn for a last walk with the dogs. Boo hoo Where we went to Bettisfield for a lovely walk, with Yvonne, Phil, Lexie and Jack Great walk by the estuary, but… Continue reading Nearly there now

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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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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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Rebuilding and running

30/09/17 – We now have a month to get going on the van, so this is us up to now First things first tea for the two workers Most of the insulation is now done apart from the roof and bits around the window, skylight has been ordered so thats the next job along with… Continue reading Rebuilding and running