Report by Dave Clark
Just 6 in today, so it was somewhat quiet.
Cheryl and Richard Hoy completed the second top coating on
TO 5023, bar the Malvern side middle door and surrounding area
which will be done once the door fit modifications have been
later removed the masking tape from the south end, left side.
In the Workshop Ainsley continued his filling work on the
Malvern side of 3123.
Out in the Barn Richard Stone was back repairing the roof
edges of the GW Toad guards van. When each bad area was fixed, it
was coated in felt adhesive and the canvas stuck back down.
With the formal opening of the Paintshop building now
planned for 15th August, preparations are underway to improve the
general appearance of the outside. This included clearing away all
the various odd items and dead weeds alongside the building.
We will also be repainting the two containers in a
terracotta colour to blend in better with the new building and the
old Workshop behind it. Malcolm Baker begins sanding down and
generally cleaning up rusted areas on the green wood container.
Malcolm had to leave early, so later in the day Richard
added red oxide to the cleaned-up rust sections, while I started