So I really gave myself the challenge of completely finishing my 'workshop in a step-van' before starting on Natasha. But when it came down to it, I had to break my promise and get started. There are some bits of trim to finish and paint, and I can do those last few items while waiting for parts to arrive. I had to get moving on this project; December was zooming through too quickly.
Looking at this picture Natasha is a nice looking bike. Back in 1981 she would have really been quite stylish.
I have documented the bikes condition before the project started: