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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

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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

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Daisy is coming on s l o w l y.

Well we have a name, after 2 boys rupert and seamus we now have Daisy, am thinking her name in curly writing on the front, entwined with daisies, now just need to convince Dave !!!! Anyway back to what we have been up to, after putting up the rattle trap boards its insulation, insulation, insulation,… Continue reading Daisy is coming on s l o w l y.

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Out with the old in ( hopefully) with the new 

Well having decided we will now build our own van, it’s with tears in our eyes we wave goodbye to Seamus New van being sought as we speak, lwb is all I know as vans is mans stuff !!! So any tips, help or ideas are most welcome. Anyway we are over half way through… Continue reading Out with the old in ( hopefully) with the new 

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Barmouth and work !!!!! Oh and the odd 80th or two

13/05/2017 – Back in work at the picturesque Hendre Mynach caravan park  and beautiful Barmouth, such stunning scenery. 19/05/17 – off to the Holiday Inn for the mothers 80th shindig, lovely seeing everyone and having a boogey and eating birthday cake. and the photo booth something new to me No more couch taters for us… Continue reading Barmouth and work !!!!! Oh and the odd 80th or two

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Back to Blighty

Monday – Tuesday  01/5/2017 – 02/5/2017 Monday and its our last day in France, we are in Gravelines, the name is derived from the Dutch Gravenenga meaning Counts Canal. we decide to go out for our last meal before we head off back to the U.K. tomorrow, only to find that its a bank holiday,… Continue reading Back to Blighty