Mistake #1

Danni the Vanni is healthy! She passed her service from the very competent Lee at I.D.C Wigan. HOWEVER. First off I tried to arrange it through a company called ServicingStop who at first quoted me £188 for a full service and oil change. All seemed about right and most importantly they would send someone out…

Buying my van

I came up against a lot of obstacles when buying the van. What van do I get? Where do I get it? How do I know if they are ripping me off? Etc. etc. Just to give you some background, I have never owned a car. I got my licence and shared my mum’s car…

First things first

I have started, stopped, and rewrote this post (and several others) more times that I can count, so here I go with the final effort. I bought a van! It’s an old DHL delivery van, a 2004 Mercedes Sprinter and I have named it Danni. I have about 2 months to fit windows, insulate it,…