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Did anyone watch this programme last night, the Guy was restoring a 1940s motor cruiser with no budget and limited skills.  He used a crowd funding type website to enlist help. Worth watching.

 

Doug.

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By chance, we watched most of it, but there looks like a lot more restoration is required... I wonder what it would look like after a harsh winter, when ice forms in the gaps and joints in the decking.

I love to see these old boats restored, but that project was a huge one to take on. Good to see he kept most of the original layout.

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Have to agree, the boat looked rotten to the core at the beginning and at the end it still looked rotten but with a fresh coat of flaking paint.   Fair play to the guy for taking it on,  its a shame his romance jumped ship. I wouldnt have thought he would get much more than he paid for it still

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Yes I loved the cave in Wyre Forest Grand Design, coming from Kidder myself, I also loved listening to them all talking. Wyre Forest is a very special place. Nostalgic.

When they trailed the episode, I was thinking Kinver Edge where there are cave houses I remember as being inhabited, but that's over the county border Doh!

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