The 11th International Portafold & Ansfold Gathering (i.e. 2019)

Following the huge success of the 10th International Gathering we'll be at Retrofestival again. It's a massive show now and is popular with everyone.

It's held at the Newbury Showground, Priors Court, Hermitage, Thatcham, West Berkshire, RG18 9QZ; on the weekend of the 9th, 10th & 11th of August 2019.

Don't book with the organisers, just contact me to get your pitch saved.

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by Admin
Wed, 14 Nov 2018, 11:12 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Portafold for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 11

Portafold for sale

A Portafold has been put up for sale by Roland. I have estimated it to be either a 1966 or 67 model. Here is what Roland says about it: "We reluctantly have to offer our Portafold for sale. It is in good, very useable condition and has recently been the subject of significant expenditure. The previo...
by Admin
Wed, 14 Nov 2018, 3:26 pm
Forum: Modifications & Upgrades
Topic: Hydraulic brakes
Replies: 13
Views: 58

Re: Hydraulic brakes

Excellent, keep us updated.

Also, keep any bits you take off, I'll have them for spares, you never know what people might ask me for.
by Admin
Wed, 14 Nov 2018, 2:57 pm
Forum: Modifications & Upgrades
Topic: Hydraulic brakes
Replies: 13
Views: 58

Re: Hydraulic brakes

I've never seen one of those before, looks interesting, how does it work?
by Admin
Wed, 14 Nov 2018, 2:21 pm
Forum: Modifications & Upgrades
Topic: Hydraulic brakes
Replies: 13
Views: 58

Re: Hydraulic brakes

How are you going to link the brakes?
by Admin
Tue, 13 Nov 2018, 11:57 pm
Forum: Modifications & Upgrades
Topic: Hydraulic brakes
Replies: 13
Views: 58

Re: Hydraulic brakes

Cheers for the update.

Basically speaking though, will they be any different to what you've got now? You've already got drums, and you'll be replacing them with drums? It won't make the breaking any easier.
by Admin
Sun, 04 Nov 2018, 11:30 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: 1972 Portafold for sale - NOW SOLD
Replies: 1
Views: 143

Re: 1972 Portafold for sale - NOW SOLD

Now sold.

A new record for me, 17 hours and 20 from posting the advert to collection by the new owner. :thumbup:
by Admin
Sun, 04 Nov 2018, 11:26 pm
Forum: Modifications & Upgrades
Topic: Hydraulic brakes
Replies: 13
Views: 58

Re: Hydraulic brakes

What about fitting a weaker spring in the hitch?
by Admin
Sat, 03 Nov 2018, 8:29 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: 1972 Portafold for sale - NOW SOLD
Replies: 1
Views: 143

1972 Portafold for sale - NOW SOLD

Andrew is selling his Portafold. Here is what he says about it: "Sadly lack of space means we're looking to sell our Portafold. It's been fun and sure i will regret it! Good overall condition, certainly tows nicely. No awning. Cushions and the like are usable and table is good. It is brush painted i...
by Admin
Tue, 25 Sep 2018, 11:41 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: 1973 Portafold for sale
Replies: 6
Views: 313

1973 Portafold for sale

Jan (bigbird) is selling her Portafold. This is what she has to say about it: "Hi everyone, I have a rather nice (well I think she is) Portafold called Matilda for sale. However, I live on the Isle of Wight, so you would have to travel. I was going to sell her earlier in the year, as I mentioned to ...
by Admin
Wed, 29 Aug 2018, 10:24 am
Forum: Sold
Topic: 1978 Ansfold for sale - NOW SOLD
Replies: 4
Views: 902

Re: 1978 Ansfold for sale

Yes this sold in the end.