by Eric Dalton
18 months ago RNP666Y was dragged from a 25 year slumber. It had been shoved into the garage after a problem made it run very roughly.
Practical Classics magazine recommissioned it and took it off for a jaunt to Switzerland. Out of the blue, I'd picked up a copy of the magazine whilst taking the wife shopping. As soon as I saw it, I emailed to see if I could be considered when they were finished with it. On the 22nd October 2016 I met James Walshe beside the Forth bridge and took delivery.
Much work has been done in the past year. Before embarking on the Welsh trip, I'd only covered 150 miles in her, so Wales was a big ask. 1134 miles later at a very reasonable 31.7mpg I'm home again, and looking forward to Ireland in May.
Beddgelert was full of laughs, and also restoring faith in human nature. Everyone present had a desire for all the others in the group to remain mobile.
Memories for me are in no order, but some are as follows:
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