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News Updates from 2017

As can been seen from the news reports we are in need of extra help on site. Its takes up most of Chris's time just keeping the location clear of plant growth. With more help we can make a start on reversing the decay and starting to restore. Please contact us via contact@bulleid4dddoubledeck.co.uk or though our Facebook Group should you be able to spare a Saturday morning to come along and help.

15th May 2017: Mark Hickmott on site receiving a new shed delivered by Nathan Dove. . All photos © Mark Hickmott.

1st and 2nd April 2017: Alyson Parris had a promotional stall at the Swanage Railway Gala, on the Saturday Ian Ross was at the Bluebell Diesel Gala handing out flyers. . Photo © Alyson Parris.

1st and 2nd April 2017: 4DD working weekend. Chris and the owner on Saturday. Sunday was Chris Hurst, Stephen Chambers, Claire Chambers, Mark Hickmott and Kerry Hickmott on site. On the 1st was mainly site work. 2nd was working on the DD/painting one of the sheds. . All photos © Chris Hurst.

25th March 2017: Again Chris was on site tidying up. . All photos © Chris Hurst.

19th March 2017: Only Chris Hurst and the owner on site so work was confined to the site. . All photos © Chris Hurst.

4th March 2017: Chris Hurst, Mark Hickmott and Jennifer Woodgate today. . All photos © Chris Hurst.

Mark and Jennifer worked on cleaning up the Bogie.

Chris concentrated on the site.

4th March 2017: Chris Hurst and the owner on site. Concentrating on the site tidy today. . All photos © Chris Hurst.

25th February 2017: Chris Hurst and Mark Hickmott on site. More sorting of the Guards Van by Chris. Mark removed rust from further areas of the frames which were then painted with anti-rust paint. Mark also made a inspection of the cab metal work. . All photos © Chris Hurst.

17/18/19th February 2017: 35011 General Steam Navigation's stand at the Mid Hants Railway Gala carrying some of the 4DD groups publicity. Many thanks to Simon Strutt.

18th February 2017:

Mark Hickmott and David John Deadman giving out group Flyers at the Tonbridge Model railway Exhibition today.

Chris Hurst and Alyson Parris on site. Access gained to Compartment 5, and more site work undertaken. . All photos © Chris Hurst.

12th February 2017: Chris on his own today,thus only site work completed. . All photos © Chris Hurst.

4th February 2017: Chris Hurst and the owner on site. Some boxes and storage drawers have been donated by John Holloway. These are being used to store the items from the Guards Van. Member Andy Smith came down for a quick visit. . All photos © Chris Hurst.

28th January 2017: Chris Hurst and the owner on site again. More work and sorting of the Guards Van. All photos © Chris Hurst.

21st January 2017: Chris Hurst and the owner on site. More work in the Guards Van and a bit of rust removal to the frames. Lots of furniture stored in the unit has been removed. . All photos © Chris Hurst.

14th January 2017: Chris Hurst and the owner on site. Further clearance and cleaning of cab and guards compartment. . All photos © Chris Hurst.

7th January 2017: First working weekend on 2017. Just Chris Hurst and the owner on site. Cab clearance today and a start on guards compartment. . All photos © Chris Hurst.

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Latest Update 15th May 2017