After some negotiation with <unnamed UK parcel carrier> and the payment of some customs fees a package arrived from CB Performance in California. Containing 8 new performance lifters, a CB performance 2280 cam and a new set of straight cut cam gears to suit !
 

and some stickers...

CB performance 2280 Cam shaft, straight cut cam gears and hydraulic lifters for VW t25 wasserboxer engine

And it all goes into the bigger box of new parts accululating on the side of the workbench in the kitchen. (It's a long story so i will explain another time)