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Photo from Swiss Tour 2015 report

Swiss Tour 2015 report

…..another slightly fictional tale from our chief wordsmith, Ed Quayle (who never lets the true facts stand in the way of a good story!) Holiday time again with tour organiser Nigel (+ Jo), electrics/communications expert Dave (+ Jan) along with fact writer Ed and Facebooker Q. This year Lauterbrunnen in Switzerland was the destination – […]

Photo from EuroTour14 blog part 2

EuroTour14 blog part 2

…..a slightly fictional tale from our chief wordsmith, Ed Quayle (who never lets the true facts stand in the way of a good story!) Well finally here is part two of our holiday story and I am really sorry about the delay but part of my job is I replace the “pings” from the Sonar […]

Photo from The sale of the best bike in the world (GL1800) ….NOW SOLD!

The sale of the best bike in the world (GL1800) ….NOW SOLD!

This is the best GoldWing 1800 ever to go on sale this decade….. any test, any trial. 1832cc – 20,000 miles – Red – 1 Owner – Immobiliser – Full Service History. Here we have the ultimate in touring machines…. airbag, heated seats, heated grips, ABS, built-in SatNav, spot lights, rear top box lights, Honda […]

Photo from Wootton Bassett Ride of Respect

Wootton Bassett Ride of Respect

Well last saturday Amy and I rode down to Swindon (a lovely place) in preparation for the Afghan Heroes Ride of Respect on sunday.  The day was fine and bright as we set off with a pitstop to Buckley Tyres in mind.  I had an advisory on the MOT in November that the back tyre […]

Photo from March Madness Word Quest

March Madness Word Quest

!!!!!EVENT CANCELLED!!!!! Sunday March 27th This event starts in the Carpark next to the Texaco Garage in Ruthin at 11am.  Please arrive by 10.30am latest to allow for briefings and route handouts / explanations etc. The 2011 riding season will soon be upon us, so to blow away those winter cobwebs and wake up our […]

Photo from 29th Wirral Egg Run – Sunday March 29th, 2009

29th Wirral Egg Run – Sunday March 29th, 2009

It is that time of the year again when we have to start arrangements to attend the Wirral Egg Run. This years event is the 29th such run and it is hoped to be the biggest yet. Members from this club have attended in previous years and seen it grow from a smallish event into […]

Photo from Road Salt – The Silent Killer

Road Salt – The Silent Killer

It is about time that this weather went away and the council stopped gritting the roads with that ‘horrible stuff’ they use now. The gritter-wagons seem to be spreading a new type of salt that sets just like concrete if you give it a chance to dry on your bike. Even when still wet it […]

Photo from Trip to Inaugural Meeting of the GoldWings North West

Trip to Inaugural Meeting of the GoldWings North West

It would appear that these Northern Englanders don’t have toast with their breakfast! – how do I know?  Because in the famous words of Max Boyce – ‘ I was there’. Jan and I headed up the motorway at 8am this morning to see if the hospitality of The Swallow Hotel was all it was […]

Photo from Blackpool Light Parade 2009 arrangements taking shape

Blackpool Light Parade 2009 arrangements taking shape

I am pleased to see that the Blackpool Light Parade organisers have just released plenty of information about this year’s event. This is one of the best events of the year, and eagerly awaited by numerous Wingers – including me. In fact, I understand that the event’s website has been getting lots of messages lately […]

Photo from Inaugural Meeting of GoldWings North West

Inaugural Meeting of GoldWings North West

On Sunday 2nd 1st February I’m travelling to The Swallow Hotel, Samlesbury, where the inaugural meeting of GoldWings North West will take place, to ensure that they see the support they will have when they form their own club. The start of this new club will be giving GoldWing Owners in the North West and […]

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