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Old 9th December 2018, 12:40   #1
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Default Sad news this morning about GeraintUK

For those of you who knew him (or knew of him), sadly this morning Geraint Williams (GeraintUK) lost his fight with bad health and passed away peacefully.

Many of you may have seen Geraint's final big project which was his 500bhp MG ZT-T build which was displayed at the 75 and ZT meet at Gaydon in April this year (the day after POL).

I've only known Geraint for the last couple of years, but I am so glad I met him and was lucky enough to see him and speak to him in person on a few occasions over the last 2 years. He was truly an amazing guy.

RIP Geraint.

Our thoughts are with Lynne and family.


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Old 9th December 2018, 12:48   #2
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Just heard in various FB forums that Geraint passed away this morning.

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Old 9th December 2018, 12:56   #3
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Very sad news and a genius of a guy who pushed the K Series to its ultimate
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Old 9th December 2018, 12:58   #4
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Old 9th December 2018, 13:09   #5
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Sorry to hear the bad news, thoughts are with his family. Out of interest was he a Safeclean franchisee?

New leather & walnut steering wheel, headlight restore, new badges to rear & engine, walnut facia trims, full size spare wheel, timing belts, Plenum spy hole, DD head unit.

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Old 9th December 2018, 13:17   #6
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Blimey not good i have been following that build on Facebook,so sad RIP ..
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Old 9th December 2018, 13:19   #7
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That’s really sad news my thoughts go out to his family at such a sad time especially so close to Christmas

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Old 9th December 2018, 13:36   #8
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So sad knew him from rovertech days many years back and he did the same to his Ti highly modified he loved his cars, really feel for his family
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Old 9th December 2018, 13:47   #9
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Sad news indeed.
Never met Geraint but followed his amazing ZTT 500 build on FB.


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Old 9th December 2018, 13:49   #10
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Very sad news. I never met Geraint but heard a lot about him from our Lydia , who was lucky enough to have met and speak to him.
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