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Photo from A Snowy Royal Enfield Ride

A Snowy Royal Enfield Ride

….by Ed Quayle Well, seeing as there was snow on the ground and the temperature was zero degrees, it was time for another “daft ride” as I like to do. I had recently done a 60 mile ride on the smallest roads I have ever been on, led by a friend who has been a […]

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 Wirral Toy Run 2011 report

Wirral Toy Run 2011 report

The 2011 Wirral Toy Run took place on December 4th, when over 200 bikers rode in the rain from New Brighton to deliver toys to Arrowe Park Hospital. Bob & Marlene Evans took part on their green trike, and were featured in the Wirral Globe report on the event – as you can see below. […]

Photo from 1998 Honda Valkyrie for sale

1998 Honda Valkyrie for sale

For sale: my beloved 1998 Honda Valkyrie tourer. The bike has covered just over 54,000 miles and I have recently fitted new cam belts. The bike is in stunning condition and was imported from sunny Florida in June 2010. The bike has just had a new battery fitted, due to lack of use – hence […]

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 Star Biker Toy Run

Star Biker Toy Run

Next Sunday is the Star Biker Toy Run in Stoke on Trent. This will most likely be our last riding event of this season, so a great one to get involved in for that reason if no other.  This is the 33rd year for this event, and Stoke holds the accolade of being the first […]

Photo from Review of the Alpine Cafe, Betws-y-Coed

Review of the Alpine Cafe, Betws-y-Coed

by Chris Phillips Betws is – and has long been – one of the most popular places to visit in North Wales, and has for many years been a favourite stopping point for bikers. It may well be that when the sun is shining there are few places one would rather be. It could just […]

Photo from Lakeside Cafe review

Lakeside Cafe review

by Joanna Mackintosh On a sunny day, Blaenau Ffestiniog (not to be confused with it’s older and smaller neighbour, Ffestiniog – nowadays known also as Llan Ffestiniog, just to keep you guessing) is quite lovely, and the roads to it are superb for bikes (especially the newly repaired and resurfaced Crimea Pass from

Photo from Dragons Rest Cafe report

Dragons Rest Cafe report

by Joanna Mackintosh At the A55’s Caerwys exit (J31), near Holywell, you’ll find not only McDonalds but also the Dragons Rest Cafe* (alongside the owners’ caravan shop). When we went last week, they were in the process of enlarging the seating area in the cafe – so it’s not an ideal stop at the moment, […]

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