MG Midget 1500 - LCP 987T

Lost car model: 
MG Midget
Reg no: 
LCP 987T
Contact email:

Just bought this Midget 1500 as my first restoration project and would love to know its history. I know it's been in the Owners' Club before. I was red but has been sprayed twice but now back to red. Anything would be great.