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by Chewie Baker
Mon Dec 04, 2017 10:30 am
Forum: Split Screens Seen
Topic: Your bus outside the 'little pink shop'
Replies: 73
Views: 25873

Re: Your bus outside the 'little pink shop'

reverse the van Billy
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by Chewie Baker
Tue Oct 24, 2017 11:28 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Splits at the NEC show
Replies: 3
Views: 766

Re: Splits at the NEC show

that cheese was superb!
The samples took a hammering
by Chewie Baker
Mon Oct 23, 2017 12:31 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Splits at the NEC show
Replies: 3
Views: 766

Re: Splits at the NEC show

a good show, not one i'd normally attend, but a great display showing the VW camper van through the ages

The wonderful pastel colours of 60s splitties made a pleasant change to the white, white and more white colours of caravans and modern motorhomes
by Chewie Baker
Fri Jul 15, 2016 6:00 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: VIEW FROM THE SPLIT
Replies: 634
Views: 58541

Re: VIEW FROM THE SPLIT

It was the night before the tour came through
100kph winds up there
Never experienced anything like it...Very bleak indeed
by Chewie Baker
Fri Jul 15, 2016 9:28 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: VIEW FROM THE SPLIT
Replies: 634
Views: 58541

Re: VIEW FROM THE SPLIT

Sunset on Mont Ventoux

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by Chewie Baker
Thu May 12, 2016 10:15 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: any beetle experts on here?
Replies: 9
Views: 1602

Re: any beetle experts on here?

looks like the smaller side window to me

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and Paul - yes the 500 is still going strong!
by Chewie Baker
Fri May 06, 2016 11:46 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: any beetle experts on here?
Replies: 9
Views: 1602

Re: any beetle experts on here?

apologies for lack of beetle knowledge, but what size was the smaller window?
by Chewie Baker
Thu May 05, 2016 6:24 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: any beetle experts on here?
Replies: 9
Views: 1602

Re: any beetle experts on here?

hello Paul and good to hear you
Spoke to the ex wife last night who is only the 2nd owner and that is exactly what happened with the first owner.
He came back from his posting in Germany in '65 and brought the beetle with him
Nice bit of history
by Chewie Baker
Wed May 04, 2016 1:52 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: any beetle experts on here?
Replies: 9
Views: 1602

any beetle experts on here?

Got a 'C' registered 1965 beetle that i'm going to resurrect thats been in the family since the late 80's, but digging out the log book over the weekend i noticed the chassis number dates to early August 1962 Log book says first registered in UK 21st June '65 Would it have sat around in Germany or a...
by Chewie Baker
Thu Mar 31, 2016 12:39 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Favourite places in Spain & Portugal?
Replies: 17
Views: 1682

Re: Favourite places in Spain & Portugal?

i can vouch for Pamplona
The seven day San Fermin festival has a superb atmosphere
by Chewie Baker
Wed Mar 23, 2016 8:24 am
Forum: Events
Topic: THE WESTFALIA MEET 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 1378

THE WESTFALIA MEET 2016

this is shaping up to be a cracking new show later on this year for Westy and bus fans

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For more info:
https://www.facebook.com/thewestfaliameet2016/
by Chewie Baker
Wed Mar 23, 2016 8:04 am
Forum: Bus Parts For Sale
Topic: sekurit and sigla glass 1952-67 brand new
Replies: 96
Views: 12219

Re: sekurit glass 1952-67 Plus sigla brand new free delivery for volksworld

hello Darren
would you mind letting me know your email address or phone number please
I have a friend who wants to buy glass but hasn't been able to get in touch with you on here
Regards - Martin
by Chewie Baker
Mon Sep 21, 2015 10:41 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: VIEW FROM THE SPLIT
Replies: 634
Views: 58541

Re: VIEW FROM THE SPLIT

on the cruise from Symonds Yatt to Skenfrith castle

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by Chewie Baker
Mon Aug 10, 2015 1:09 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: ***3rd Adventure campout, Symonds Yat***
Replies: 44
Views: 6238

Re: ***3rd Adventure campout, Symonds Yat***

i'd love to try out caving Ian, if any others fancy it?