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Photo from Ed’s the star!

Ed’s the star!

received from Alan Smith…… “Eddie got my red 1500 GoldWing sold today. He got the bike out and gave it a good polish – it looked fantastic! It was to a lovely couple from Lancaster – they so liked it.  I was sorry to see it go, but realistically I was never going to ride […]

Photo from Red 1991 GL1500 for sale

Red 1991 GL1500 for sale

This 1500 is a 1991 Canadian import model and belongs to members Alan and Joyce Wilkins and is unfortunately for sale due to ill health. It has 72,449 kilometres on the clock which is just over 44,200 miles. It has road tax until February 2012 and the MOT is until September this year but should […]

Photo from GoldWings Llandudno Light Parade 1st October 2011

GoldWings Llandudno Light Parade 1st October 2011

  I am pleased to announce that Chris Phillips, Rides Co-ordinator for GoldWings North Wales, has worked diligently to secure the next great venue for a GoldWing Light Parade – Llandudno on the North Wales Coast. By a carefully and fully considered approach, he has managed to secure the welcome and backing not only from […]

Photo from Kirkby Lonsdale 2011

Kirkby Lonsdale 2011

The GoldWings North West weekend event at Kirkby Lonsdale was run over the Whitsun Bank Holiday weekend this year and coincided with the North West Hot Air Balloon Club 30th Anniversary weekend also at the Rugby Club. Jan and I decided to visit the event on the Saturday and stay overnight in a local B&B […]

Photo from An extra luggage rack mount for my Goldwing

An extra luggage rack mount for my Goldwing

Jan and I are making a couple of trips abroad on the Wing this year, and as these are for 2 weeks duration, we have been looking for a bit more luggage space. Having done some research, I found an American Company who make a rack mount which fits on the back of the Wing. […]

Photo from Trip to Bolton Abbey – Saturday 14th May 2011

Trip to Bolton Abbey – Saturday 14th May 2011

I think I must need a screw tightening or something as I had been out for a ride to Bolton Abbey last Saturday in quite heavy rain showers. I knew it was going to rain before I set off and I had made sure I was wearing my nylon over-pants, which was a very wise […]

Photo from Matlock Bath ride report

Matlock Bath ride report

by Brian Crossett With Chris unable to do the ride to Matlock Bath due to unforeseen circumstances, Carl Pearce kindly volunteered his services to lead the ride from Manchester Airport. I arrived at the agreed starting point a little after 9am on a rather grey cloudy chilly Sunday morning with a hint of drizzle in […]

Photo from Wootton Bassett – From Brian Crossett

Wootton Bassett – From Brian Crossett

How do I follow Chris and Amy’s excellent account of The Ride of Respect at Royal Wootton Bassett? Setting off on Sunday morning at 3.50am from Frodsham with my son Paul and meeting a friend of mine at Tarporley on the A51. Passing through Nantwich to join with the M6 on the A500 making our way […]