The 10th International Portafold & Ansfold Gathering (i.e. 2018)

Following the huge success of the 9th 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 10th, 11th & 12th of August 2018.

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

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by Admin
Wed, 18 Apr 2018, 10:34 am
Forum: Maintenance & Restoration
Topic: Chassis Removal
Replies: 1
Views: 6

Re: Chassis Removal

I would ask if it’s completely necessary to remove it completely? Basically, in the factory they glassed over the bolt fittings to add more strength. If you want to detach it you’ll have to cut a load of GRP out of the way to gain access to the fixings. Not the biggest job in the world, but it’ll be...
by Admin
Mon, 09 Apr 2018, 4:31 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: 1971 Portafold (Mrs Pepperpot) for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 487

1971 Portafold (Mrs Pepperpot) for sale

This is Mrs Pepperpot, and if anyone has read the children's book series of the same name, you'll know why. As with everything I sell it has been listed on eBay to give everyone a fair shout at buying it: https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/142752751708 If you don't have an eBay account but are interested in...
by Admin
Mon, 09 Apr 2018, 12:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Swing Dance Tutorial Weekend
Replies: 5
Views: 1109

Re: Swing Dance Tutorial Weekend

Unfortunately this has been cancelled due to lack of interest.
by Admin
Fri, 06 Apr 2018, 12:58 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Ansfold for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 173

Ansfold for sale

An Ansfold has been put up for sale by Claire. She lives in Telford, Shropshire and is contactable on 07756 241778.

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by Admin
Fri, 06 Apr 2018, 12:54 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: 1971 onwards Portafold for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 150

1971 onwards Portafold for sale

A (1971 onwards) Portafold has been put up for sale by Claire. She lives in Telford, Shropshire and is contactable on 07756 241778.

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by Admin
Mon, 26 Mar 2018, 1:26 pm
Forum: Forthcoming Events
Topic: 10th International Gathering of Portafolds & Ansfolds (2018)
Replies: 1
Views: 1411

Re: 10th International Gathering of Portafolds & Ansfolds (2018)

Don't forget to buy your 2018 Hobgoblin charity t-shirt.

The target this year is to raise enough money for 10 guide dogs.
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by Admin
Thu, 15 Mar 2018, 1:11 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: 1972 Portafold for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 424

1972 Portafold for sale

Dave is selling his 1972 Portafold. This is what he says about it: "It has been repaired, it's had all the wall hinges replaced and door hinge pins replaced. It has new lights and it's been rewired. On the inside we have put the chequered vinyl and I had the curtains made. There are no cushions or a...
by Admin
Thu, 08 Mar 2018, 7:34 pm
Forum: Maintenance & Restoration
Topic: Which cushion configuration?
Replies: 14
Views: 10280

Re: Which cushion configuration?

I now sell sets of foam in the shop:

http://portafold.co.uk/parts_and_spares ... m_set.html
by Admin
Thu, 08 Mar 2018, 7:30 pm
Forum: Maintenance & Restoration
Topic: Where to Obtain New Rubbers?
Replies: 7
Views: 2848

Re: Where to Obtain New Rubbers?

Jeff+Anne wrote:
Thu, 22 Jul 2010, 6:59 pm
We have just bought our Portafold and are getting it refurbished. Has anyone found a supplier for all the rubbers ie windows/walls/roof etc?
I now have the door window rubbers and the side-wall/roof sealing foam strips in the shop:

http://portafold.co.uk/parts_and_spares.html