The Big 60th Birthday Party of the Portafold (12th International Portafold & Ansfold Gathering) (i.e. 2020)

Help us set a new world record at the huge 60th birthday party!

Ironically, the current record is 59 Portafolds and Ansfolds (we set that at the 2016 Newbury Retrofestival), so we want to smash this by getting well over 70 there this year. As of last year we have a new area that will take that number of caravans and the show itself is a fantastic event that will not disappoint. There really is something for the whole family.

So put the dates 7th, 8th, 9th of August 2020 in your diary now and get those dates booked off work early. Be part of a record breaking event that will go down in history.

Show Address: Newbury Showground, Priors Court, Hermitage, Thatcham, West Berkshire, RG18 9QZ

Don't book direct with the show organisers, just contact me (07771544419) to get your pitch saved.

Awning pole attachments

Things you've sourced that are suitable for Portafolds or Ansfolds.
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Awning pole attachments

Post by Admin » Tue, 06 Dec 2011, 1:38 pm

I can't lay claim to finding these, credit goes to Bill Voisy down in Newton Poppleford, Devon. A great replacement for those rusted out awning pole fittings on the back of your Portafold or Ansfold. It's a superb retro look fitting that doesn't look out of place on a Portafold. It's actually a bathroom fitting and probably available from B&Q, Homebase and all good bathroom accessory shops.

Pictures 1 & 2: The base screws on with 3 screws. (I'd probably be inclined to swap the supplied screws for stainless steel ones.)
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Awningpolefitting2.jpg
Then the top screws on to cover the screws up.
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Awningpolefitting4.jpg
Matthew
portafold.co.uk
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Wanted: Any original Portafold, Ansfold or Mini-Motel brochures, adverts or magazine articles.
Also, any chassis numbers for the above caravans!

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