Xmas stash report

Not really much to report. Needless to say Rachel was indulged in Michelin Maps, Stacking Cooking Pans, Survival Guides and the like as Christmas presents. Me, I got a micro-towel – cool! Regarding the van, I have casually researched platform lifts and had a cursory dialogue with Anton at OEC.  I’m wondering whether something alongContinue reading “Xmas stash report”

We bought a Landrover Defender 130 Double Cab

Payment is going through for the LR 130 Chassis Crew Cab and all the paperwork should be with Roger Young Ltd to allow us to be owners of RR02 HAR from 1/3/10. Thanks to Debbie and Anthony at RY – they’ve been a big help and offered great service. (BTW – Our bank account nowContinue reading “We bought a Landrover Defender 130 Double Cab”

Build Update – It’s getting there!

On 5th October Anton wrote “The vehicle ramp was delivered to the engineering firm beginning of last week. Most of the parts have been drawn up ready for the water cutter. We have phoned them this morning for an update and will keep pestering them for final prices / timings. Paul and I have lookedContinue reading “Build Update – It’s getting there!”

Departure booked

Sorry to have been neglecting the updates, but it’s been a bit hectic tying up a few loose-ends and coordinating everything to achieve our May departure date. Just today though (and forced by the rapidly diminishing accommodation options in Durban due to the Bank Holiday one suspects) things have become real. Shipping: The helpful DavidContinue reading “Departure booked”