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NEW YEAR SALE NOW ON! SEE HERE!

20/01/19: Softies Update

The meeting at Wallingford is selling out fast. As at 2pm today there were just 4 pitches left for Friday and Saturday nights. Full details in members area.


20/01/19: East Mids

There’s another Bongo on the For Sale page.


15/01/19: Inner Tent

If you own an Easycamp Wimberly awning you might want to know that we have added an inner tent it to our January Sale.


14/01/19: Southern Softies

The first club meeting of the year will take place at Bridge Villa, Crowmarsh Gifford, Wallingford, Thames Valley. It starts on Thursday 28th March and runs to Sunday 31st March. You must book a minimum of 2 nights via the Bongo Fury office. We have 30 places for Thursday night and 60 places for Friday & Saturday nights all with electric hook-up @ £21 per night. Full details in members area.


14/01/19: Bodywork

Don’t be defeated by rust. Read this Bongo Tale instead.


09/01/19: Bargain Awnings

We have added  Milestone Pace and Tulsa awnings to our New Years Sale.


07/01/19: Cornwall & Lancashire

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


04/01/19: More Added

We have added towbars and coolboxes to our New Years Sale.


03/01/19: Grab a Bargain

We are clearing out our storeroom and are making a number of items available at up to 50% off! To kick things off have a look at our Big Loo and the Footprint Groundsheet over in our Bongoland shop.


21/12/18: New Factsheet

There are a variety of clamps and clips for the coolant and rear heater systems so we have produced a new Hoselips factsheet for youe Christmas reading.


17/12/18: V6 Timing Belt

“Cubfoot” from New Zealand has written about his experience changing the cam/timing belt on his V6 and it has been added to the factsheet


17/12/18: Essex

There’s another Bongo on the For Sale page.


16/12/18: The Oldest Bongo in the UK……

…and quite possibly the world has been identified. Member Di Drummond of Tunbridge Wells has chassis number SGL3-100008 which she “bought for a pittance” from a neighbour. The History factsheet has been amended.


12/12/18: Revisions

There have been amendments to the Climate Control Illumination and Glowplug factsheets


10/12/18: Down South

There’s four more private sales on the For Sale page.


06/12/18: Insurance

We would like to welcome Complete Cover to the portfolio of specialist Bongo insurers


02/12/18: Heater Problems

Roy748 has a Top Tip.


29/11/18: Recovered Bongo

John & Sue Dunne, who had their Bongo stolen last weekend, have been in contact to say it’s been recovered in Newport Gwent and a suspect is in custody!


29/11/18: Ayrshire

See the For Sale page.


28/11/18: 19Q

A new paint code has been added to the Paint factsheet


28/11/18: Latest Newsletter

The latest edition of the quarterly club newsletter is now available for download from the members area.



26/11/18: Stolen Bongo

John & Sue Dunne had their Bongo stolen over the weekend from the Hanham area of Bristol. Please be on the look out for blue over silver vehicle with towbar, registration P182 GTA.


21/11/18: New Factsheet

Feeling a bit damp behind the driver seat? Then you need to read the Rear Heater Matrix factsheet


21/11/18: Elephant Update

We have now closed our donations page for adopted orphan Bongo The Elephant and the final total was £1,677.50. Thanks to all who contributed.


19/11/18: Next Year’s Meetings

Prices, venues and booking arrangements for the meetings in March (Thames Valley), April (North Yorkshire & May (Pembrokeshire) have been announced.  See here for more info.


18/11/18: Customised Clocks

In addition to a Bongo Clock which makes an ideal Christmas gift, Lesley Banks of Knightwood Photo Art can also supply customised clocks based on your own Bongo photos. These measure 38 x 25 cms and are very reasonably prices. Email Lesley for more details.


18/11/18: North & South

See the For Sale page.


14/11/18: Lakeside

Lakeside Garage, who are Bongo friendly and based in Middlesex have been in touch to inform us that they are nothing to do with www.lakesidecamperconversions.co.uk.

Just so everyone is clear.


12/11/18: Old Freda

Johnny Lyons of Northern Ireland has the oldest Ford Freda still running. It was made on June 7th 1995. The History factsheet has been amended.


12/11/18: Two More

Nottingham and London! See the For Sale page.


31/10/18: It’s Time!

Buy a Bongo Clock before we run out!


29/10/18: Still Stuck For Christmas Present Ideas?

What you need is the new Bongo Fury Picnic Set


29/10/18: Front Heater Bushes

Tim has sent in an online source to obtain these and we have amended the Heater Repair factsheet .


28/10/18: Stuck For Christmas Present Ideas?

What you need is the new Bongo Fury Baseball Cap!


28/10/18: Shropshire

There’s a neat looking low-top on the For Sale page.


24/10/18: The Moment I Met You, I Swear……

There’s another Bongo For Sale this time in Suffolk.


22/10/18: Keys

A Derby based mobile auto locksmith has been added to this factsheet .


15/10/18: Glasgow

There’s an insurance-write-off on the For Sale page.


11/10/18: Bristol and Barnsley

There’s 2 more Bongos on the For Sale page.


01/10/18: E10 Fuel

No, we don’t mean Leyton & Clapton in East London. We mean the new ethanol based fuel that may go on sale on forecourts next year. Will it affect petrol Bongos? It might…..see this RAC article and this Autocar item.


01/10/18: LPG

We have added a Leicester based converter to this factsheet . The LEZ factsheet has also had a minor amendment.


25/09/18: Tyres Losing Pressure

Nurse has a new patient in the Bongo Clinic.


25/09/18: Berkshire

There’s a bargain Bongo on the For Sale page.


24/09/18: Jersey

A Bongo friendly garage has been added to the database in the members area.


20/09/18: Coil Light

If your glow plug light is flashing you may have a problem. The Diagnostics factsheet has been amended.


20/09/18: Derbyshire

There’s a rare manual Bongo on the For Sale page.


18/09/18: Funeral Arrangements

For those forming the Bongo convoy for Ann Johnson cremation is at 12.30 on Tuesday 2nd October. Meet at the Kings pub, Kings Lane, Bebington, Wirral Ch63 8NR ready to go at 12 noon. Cremation is at Landican Cemetary, Arrowe Park Road, Wirral CH49 5LW.

Return to the Kings pub for refreshments.


18/09/18: Wirral, Birmingham, Worcester & Sussex

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



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