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25/07/17: Doctor B

For the last few years John has been taking photos and making videos with his 2 litre “Purple Pixie”. With his permission these have now been collated as a Bongo Tale.


25/07/17: Revamp

The Insurance page has been redesigned and revised.


25/07/17: London & Blackpool

See the For Sale page.


21/07/17: Looe

We have only a few pitches left for the Bongo Fest South West in September. See the club meetings section in the members area for more information about this event.


20/07/17: Models

The listing of all variations of Ford Fredas and Mazda Bongo Friendees has been fully revised. See “Models” in the factsheet section of the members area.


18/07/17: Tailgate Awning

Some details about something called a Packashack has been added to the Awnings factsheet.


17/07/17: Beds

See the For Sale page.


13/07/17: Office Closed

We are off to the Bongo Summer Camp in Essex and will be closed from 2pm on Wednesday 12th July and will reopen at 9.30am on Monday 17th July. No membership applications, renewals, orders or enquiries can be serviced until our return.


13/07/17: Cheapo

See the For Sale page.


10/07/17: Videos

A sales video from Japan, and Geoff’s videos from this year’s Bash have been added to the members area.


10/07/17: More Amendments

Following recent announcements about emissions standards there’s been some changes to the LEZ and Eurotravel factsheets. There’s also some revisions to the AFT and Aerial factsheets.


10/07/17: Five More

See the For Sale page.


06/07/17: Member’s Area

Usually we send out an update to all members on 6th of each month. But as the password to enter the member’s area remains unchanged there will be no email update today.


05/07/17: Amendments

There’s been a few minor revisions to the Wishbones & Sills/Panels factsheets


04/07/17: Weymouth

There’s a lowtop For Sale and also a Khyam awning.


03/07/17: AGM Report Back

Notes from the club’s Annual General Meeting held on 25th June have been posted on the Forum.


02/07/17: New Paint Code

A new code has been detected, 24F “Exceed Silver”. The factsheet and the list of products  in the Bongoland Shop have been amended.


02/07/17: Places Beginning With The Letter B

There’s two more Bongos on the For Sale page.


30/06/17: Looking for an Inflatable Awning?

Then we have an absolute bargain for members, see here.


30/06/17: Late Availability

Due to a cancellation we have a spare place at a discounted rate at the Mersea Island Summer Camp. See the club meetings section in the members area.


30/06/17: Worcestershire

There’s another Bongo on the For Sale page? 


27/06/17: Awning

The ever-popular Daytona drive-away awnings are now back in stock.


27/06/17: Three More!

Have a guess what you will find on the For Sale page? 


17/06/17: Last Chance!

We now have 211 booked in for the Bongo Bash and have been asked to restrict bookings to 220. Bookings will be taken up to 12 noon on Monday 19th.


15/06/17: Advance Warning

We are off to the Bongo Bash. The office will close at 12 noon on Monday 19th and will reopen at 0930 on Tuesday 27th June. No orders, membership applications or queries can be serviced during this period.


15/06/17: Bristol

There’s another Bongo For Sale.


14/06/17: Record Breaker?

We now have 201 booked in for the Bongo Bash. It’s not too late to book, and there’s no rain forecast!


13/06/17: Window Switch

There’s a new query in the Bongo Clinic.


12/06/17: Top Tip

Having trouble using that pesky figure-of-8 to attach your awning? Jonathan has the solution.


12/06/17: Addition

Scott & Margaret’s Bongo has been added to The Gallery


12/06/17: Lots More

There’s more Bongos For Sale, plus a drive-away awning.


07/06/17: Large Turnout

Tonight’s headcount has shown that there are 187 booked in to the Bongo Bash! Your information packs will be distributed within the next 24 hours.


06/06/17: Latest Newsletter

Edition 55 of the quarterly club newsletter is now available for download. If you are a Webplus or Postal member it will be on your doorstep shortly.



06/06/17: Buy One!

There’s more Bongos For Sale


31/05/17: Meetings

Dates, locations, prices & booking details have been announced for the September (Cornwall) and October (Peak District) club meetings.


31/05/17: Penzance

There’s another Bongo For Sale


30/05/17: Not Long Now

Only 22 days to the Bongo Bash!


28/05/17: More

There’s some more Bongos For Sale, and a camping trailer.


26/05/17: Haddington

Trevor Stamp recommended an addition to the Rust Directory which you will find in the factsheet section of the member’s area.


26/05/17: Plymouth

There’s 1 more Bongo For Sale


25/05/17: Unbeatable Offer!

We have a stock of the new Outdoor Revolution Lowline inflatable awnings and they have been heavily discounted until the end of June. See here for more details.


25/05/17: Reading & Exeter

There’s 2 more Bongos For Sale


23/05/17: Places Beginning With The Letter B

There’s 4 more Bongos For Sale


23/05/17: Revised Factsheet

There has been a minor revision to the Towing factsheet.


15/05/17: Paul’s Tip

Reversing the seats is the subject in our latest Top Tip.


15/05/17: Lowtop

New member Allan McDowall has the oldest low top Ford Freda still on the road and we have amended the “History” factsheet.


11/05/17: All Over The Place

There’s more Bongos For Sale


08/05/17: Bongolia

We have added some observations to the Glowplugs factsheet.


08/05/17: Buy Me!

There’s three more Bongos For Sale


02/05/17: New Camping Products

In the Bongoland Shop we now stock Cruising Canopies and Summer Screens.


02/05/17: Revisions

There have been major revisions to both the Childseats and the rear Fog Lamp factsheets.


02/05/17: Pete’s Tip

Find out where to get your tailgate struts sorted in our latest Top Tip.


02/05/17: Rare Colour

There’s a Bongo For Sale in Worcestershire


30/04/17: All Hayle the Bongo

Steve’s Bongo is For Sale


28/04/17: Maybe It’s Because I’m A Bongonaut…….

There are 2 London based Bongos For Sale


24/04/17: South Yorks & South West

See the For Sale page for latest Bongos.


18/04/17: V6 Maintenance

Where’s it located? And while you are at it, Nurse, why don’t you tell me the gap for the spark plugs? The answers are in the Bongo Clinic.


19/04/17: Factsheet Amendments

The Exhaust Manifold & Emissions factsheets have been updated.


18/04/17: Bargain!

See the For Sale page for latest Bongos


16/04/17: Kids at the Bash

We are pleased to announce that we will be running some organised children’s activities at this year’s Bash.


16/04/17: Even More

See the For Sale page for latest Bongos


13/04/17: Bongo Summer Camp (Essex)

A reminder that tickets go on sale today for our July meeting. Full details in the members area.


12/04/17: New Factsheet

We have written a trouble shooting guide for the driver’s side window switch. Also, there have been updates to the Awnings, Blinds, Fuel Pump Parts, Towing & Wishbones factsheets.


12/04/17: More

See the For Sale page for latest offers


09/04/17: Site Upgrade

Please note that this website and the associated Forum and Bongoland shop may be unavailable for a period on Monday 10th April. This is due to a scheduled upgrade.


09/04/17: Cam Belt Cover

Tony had a power related problem on his V6 and offers some advice in our “Top Tips” section.


09/04/17: One

See the For Sale page for details of a Suffolk Bongo


04/04/17: Three

There are Bongos available right now in Gloucestershire, Northumberland & West Yorkshire See the For Sale page.


03/04/17: Back from Southern Softies

What a great time we had! Geoff has posted a video for you all to enjoy.


03/04/17: Swivel Seats

New Dawn Conversions will be attending the Bongo Bash in June with their mobile workshop to fit swivel seats for the front of the Bongo. For booking arrangements and a short video see the Bongo Fury Forum.


29/03/17: Bongo Summer Camp (Essex)

Prices, venue and booking arrangements have been announced for our July meeting. Full details in the members area.


29/03/17: Brighton

Grab a Sussex Bongo on the For Sale page.


27/03/17: Closure of Old Email Accounts

Do you still use Freeserve, Orange or Wanadoo as the email address for Bongo Fury membership or the Forum? If so you need to take some action. See this Forum post.


27/03/17: Bongo Prices

We have conducted a survey of private sales and the results can be seen here. The “Selling” factsheet has also been updated.


27/03/17: Interior Lights

This factsheet has been revised to contain details of how to change the bulbs above the front seats.


27/03/17: Distributor

Rita has a top money saving tip if your 2 litre Bongo has starting problems.


27/03/17: Muz

The amazing adventures of Paul and his trusty Bongo have been indexed and can be viewed via the Bongo Tales section.


26/03/17: Grab An Awning

As far as we know we won’t be beaten on price. So grab a drive-away awning now!


26/03/17: Roll Up! Roll Up!

Get a Bongo here! There’s five more beauties For Sale.


23/03/17: Outdoor Revolution

We are pleased to announce that we now stock the new 2017 drive-away awning range from Outdoor Revolution, including the Turismo XS, the Movelite T2, an the Cacos Uno. See the Bongoland Shop for more details.


19/03/17: Stourport Bongo Bash

All electric and split electric pitches for the Bongo Bash have now been sold. We are now taking bookings for non-electric pitches. Full details in the members area.


19/03/17: Three More

Bongos For Sale.


14/03/17: Two Visitors at the Clinic

Nurse has had to deal with 2 new ailments in the Bongo Clinic.


14/03/17: Three More

Spring is here so it’s a good time to view the page that has Bongos For Sale.


13/03/17: West Wales & Dorset

There’s two more For Sale. One needs some work, the other looks fantastic. See if you can spot which way round it is.


09/03/17: Sussex & Yorkshire

Two more Bongos For Sale


08/03/17: Essex

There’s another Bongo For Sale. And some wheels.


08/03/17: Petrol Engine Cutting Out

The Clinic has received a new enquiry.


06/03/17: Elephant Update

Our adopted orphan has spent the night out again! See the latest update.


06/03/17: Crowborough

There’s another Bongo For Sale


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