This was the first purchase, a rather 'handsome' no suspension Halfords special circa 2007.
It was described as a good runner. In reality the drive train was shot, the brakes were no where near the wheels and it had not been cleaned ever!
So this week has seen it stripped of all its components and the frame degreased, cleaned up with a stiff brush and wire wool. All that remains now is for me to talk the father in law in to respraying it for me. More progress to follow as the build progresses: