XVS669 (1943) Leyland Hippo . Ex-MOD & Ex-Showman's Living Van . Seen ? They sold the showman's to someone in York , but the Hippo did a tour of Europe with a wooden living unit & Paula painted it in Portugal . But later torched by locals in Lincolnshire . Matthew later found the remains for sale so intended to restore it to MoD spec. Photo = Matthew Frost .