What Can You Do in 36 Hours

What Can You Do in 36 Hours


(Courtesy of British Airways)

List of Photographs:

01Brymon Airways flight from Newquay, Cornwall arrives at Heathrow Airport

02British Airways, Heathrow.

03View from Kevin’s Bedroom, The Olympic Hotel, Athens

04Andreas, his son George and his 1965 1800S outside The Olympic Hotel

051800’s at Voula, the start of the Rally to celebrate the P1800 30th Birthday

06Andreas’s 1965 1800S

071800’s at the start

081800’s at the start

091800’s line up at start

10Only 1800ES in Greece

11Inspecting the 1800’s

12Waiting for the start

13US Army Willys Jeep

14Classic Army vehicle

15View of 1800’s

16Other Classics – British made MGBGT and MG Magnet

17Kevin, Andreas talking to other 1800 owners

18Other classics

19Kevin plus 1800’s and their owners

201800’s and their owners

211800 at Rally Start

221800 at Rally Start

23Andreas, Kevin and George in their 1800 at start

24Underway, view from car

25First stop, 1800 owners meet

26Andreas and Kevin

27Volvo 1800’s

28Rally Organiser and P1800 owner, Costas Theocharis

29Back underway

30Andreas driving his 1800S

31View from car

32View over Athens

33Approaching The Mont Parnes Hotel

34View from Hotel

35End of Day One. Andreas, Kevin and the 1800S

36Invitation to 1800 Birthday Gala Dinner and Awards

37Sunset over Athens, view from Kevin’s Bedroom window

38Lights of Athens, viewed from Kevin’s Bedroom window

39Members of Philpa and Guests gather for Dinner

40Mayor of Athens making presentation to Kevin

41Kevin at Awards presentation

42Awards presented by Mayor of Athens and Philpa to Kevin

43VEC Awards given to Philpa

44Volvo 1800S Ch No 19740 Owned by Antonis Mavrommatis

45Chassis Plate 19740

46Volvo P1800 Ch No 4256 Owned by Costas Theocharis

47Chassis Plate 4256

48Volvo 1800S Ch No 6131

49Chassis Plate 6131

50Volvo P1800 Ch No 4902

51Chassis Plate 4902

52Volvo 1800S

53Chassis Plate – Photo 52

54Volvo P1800 Ch No 4101 Oldest Volvo P1800 in Greece – Chris Sarpala

55Chassis Plate 4101

56Volvo P1800 Ch No **99

57Chassis Plate **99

59 Winner ‘Best 1800 on Rally’ Andreas and George

60 Day Two – 1800’s line up at start

61 1800 owner checking his car

62 Classic Greek Army Vehicle

63 Ex pat with her Austin A30

64 1800’s line up at start – Day Two

65 1800’s at start

66 1800’s at start

67Greek Policeman with his Volvo 440

681800 at Rally Start

69Lining up in 1800 at start

70We get underway

71View from car

72View from car

73View from car

74View from car

75Andreas driving his 1800S

76Philpa Member’s Rolls Royce where we stopped for lunch, Note UK Reg. Plate

77Philpa Members British Triumph Motorcycle

78Only 1800ES in Greece

79Humber Hawk

80120 Amazon Owned by Mr Birtle Service Manager Volvo Importer Sarakakis


81Heading back to Athens – Police stop traffic for Rally

82Outskirts of Athens – Police stop the traffic

83Rally Finish

84Rally Finish – Notice Board 1800 history etc

85Rally End – Kevin, Andreas and other 1800 owners

86Kevin, Andreas and other 1800 owners

87Rally Finish

88Andreas’s 1800 at Finish

89Rally Finish

90Andreas, Kevin and George pose with 1800

91Andreas, President of Philpa, George and Kevin with 1800

92Andreas, President of Philpa, George and Kevin with 1800

93Andreas, President of Philpa, George and Kevin with 1800

94Celebrating the end of the Rally – Costas and Kevin

95Kevin celebrating end of P1800 30th Birthday Rally

96‘V’ for Victory – Volvo 1800’s line up for photo shoot

97Leaving for Airport - Convoy of 1800’s leave to escort Kevin to Athens Airport

981800 Convoy escort Kevin to Athens Airport

991800’s on way to Airport

1001800’s head for Airport

1011800’s and TR stop for Photograph

102Photo stop on way to Athens Airport

103Fuel Stop in Athens

1041800’s at Shell Garage in Athens

105Fuel Stop in Athens

1061800’s arrive at Athens Airport

1071800’s line up at Athens Airport to say goodbye to Kevin

108Volvo 1800’s and their owners at Athens Airport

1091800 Owners and Kevin – Final goodbyes before Kevin leaves for England

1101800 Owners and Kevin – Final goodbyes before Kevin leaves for England

111Leaving Greece – Boarding the British Airways flight for London Heathrow