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 big 60th birthday party!

Ironically, the current record is 59 Portafolds and Ansfolds (at the 2016 Newbury Retrofestival), so we want to smash this by getting well over 70 there next 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 to get your pitch saved.

Portafold Badge

Things you've sourced that are suitable for Portafolds or Ansfolds.
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Portafold Badge

Post by Admin » Sun, 30 May 2010, 4:21 pm

As mentioned in a previous post, I've been investigating the possibilities of getting the Portafold badges re-made.
Original Portafold Badge.jpg
I also mentioned that I wasn't going to get some made unless I felt that they were 100% in both their quality and authenticity. The good news is I've found a suitable company to produce them. As you may know the original had reflective chrome lettering, and that's hard to combine with colour print and turn into a hard wearing, sun bleaching proof, external use sticker.

Anyway, the company who can do them for me also produce all the carriage labels for South West Trains, so that will give you some idea as to how hardy they are.

They are/have:
:arrow: Scratch Resistant
:arrow: Fire Resistant
:arrow: Sun Bleaching Proof
:arrow: External Grade Material
:arrow: External Grade Adhesive


And unfortunately they're going to cost £12.50 each. I know several people have already stated an interest in ordering these but could you post a reply on this topic so I can get an idea of numbers before I spend my cash on them.

Many thanks
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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Re: Portafold Badge

Post by Isaacsman » Mon, 31 May 2010, 9:19 pm

Matthew
You can order one for me thanks

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Re: Portafold Badge

Post by bigbird » Mon, 31 May 2010, 9:48 pm

Yes, that's ONE for me as well please Matthew! :clap:
Harley Davidson 1340, Smartcar, 1969 MKIII Triumph Spitfire, Matilda the Portafold and Marvin the Combi Camp...

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Re: Portafold Badge

Post by fibreglasshero » Tue, 01 Jun 2010, 10:53 am

Hi Matthew,
You can count on me for one, & 'Poppy' will hopefully look resplendent with her new badge on show!
Thanks again,
Rob
So many repairs, so little time!

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Re: Portafold Badge

Post by hattytheherald » Wed, 02 Jun 2010, 7:40 pm

Hi Matt

One for Penfold please although Mark says its not going on til we've repainted all of her so could be a few years yet!!!!!

Vanessa

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Re: Portafold Badge

Post by triumphtone » Mon, 07 Jun 2010, 9:59 pm

Hi Matt,

One for me too please,

Thanks

Anth
Triumph 2500S, 2 MkIII Spitfires, MkIV Spitfire, a Sleeping GT6 MkIII & the Portafold

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Re: Portafold Badge

Post by SteveD » Tue, 08 Jun 2010, 9:05 pm

Hi Matt
Can you put my name down for one
Thanks Steve

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Re: Portafold Badge

Post by Michael » Sun, 13 Jun 2010, 7:29 pm

Hi Matthew I'll have one please.
Cheers
Mick

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Re: Portafold Badge

Post by Ian » Wed, 16 Jun 2010, 12:07 pm

Hi Matt,

Can I have one too? (trouble is that the new badge will show the rest of it up :oops: )

Thanks

Grumpy old north-islander.....

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Re: Portafold Badge

Post by minicab » Thu, 17 Jun 2010, 9:47 pm

Hi Matthew.

Can you put my name on one also.

Thanks.

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Anders
Kindly regards
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