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  1. Speed Camera guy gets confronted!!

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    Check this video out. The guy has got a very good point to make! Then look at the strong arm tactics towards the end and threats of "mental instability" Unbelievable. They know he is right! I hope he takes it further.... http://www.liveleak.com/view?i=f1d_1408132215
  2. just a reminder

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    was at home with the missus earlier and heard a noise that could only be someone rattleing the garage door, I went to the conservatory to grab a hand axe , just in case , and the missus went upstairs to see what she could see from the landing window, she reckoned she saw about half a dozen...
  3. A wee bit of shopping.

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    I have always fancied getting a couple of merino wool base layer tops for myself, so I decided to go shopping today. Unfortunately, or fortunately for me the nearest EDZ shop is in Keswick. :icon_smile: Taking off south on the A7 to Carlisle then on to the A595 as far as Bothel where the A591...
  4. Part 2 of my tall transalp: Its now a Mad Max Post Apocalyptic survival bike

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    Uploaded with ImageShack.us The below one was taken a while ago, I have since cut the rear mudguard extender right back. Part 2. of the story of my tall transalp.. http://i217.photobucket.com/albums/cc210/chrisyabass/Graffitti%20on%20Hosier%20Lane%20%20-%20Melbourne/alane1.jpg OK, I...
  5. Brrrrrr . . . . . tis cold Ooop north

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    Another run into the hills found me just west of Tomatin, wandering around near some wind turbines on the 650 Dakar . . . If you look really closely you can just make out the hills in the far distance – the ones with snow on them On several occasions on the above little road I...
  6. The Flying ram

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    I was thrashing the daylight out of my works van on a single track road Skye yesterday, beautiful day, not another car for miles ;) Went over a hump flat out and came across a sheep in the middle of the road. Not unusual you say, but as I got closer, it was obvious that this woolly fella wasn't...
  7. BMW 1150Gs versus Tanker

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    Tanker 1, BMW 1150GS 0 What normally happens when a 1150 GS has a coming together with a Tanker (this one was full of whisky, not fuel - not that it makes much difference)? I think we all know the “normal” outcome. But this morning my eldest had such a “coming together” . . . . . . . . and...
  8. Wessex Wanderer Weekend

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    Quick report here on a weekend of trail riding on and around Salisbury Plain, organised by Barftone. Very good venue, a pub with a small camping field in Bishops Canning. Unbelievably good weather. Hot sunshine all day both days, in October. Saturday we covered 113 miles in total - actually this...
  9. Stabbed burglar, peoples thoughts?...

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    Vincent Cooke's plea for family to flee before 'stabbing burglar Raymond Jacob 6 times' | Mail Online I can't see that the homeowner did anything wrong. He was confronted by two men breaking into his home and fought back, he didn't ask to be put in that situation, that was the choice of the...
  10. Llandrindod and the Marches

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    Yesterday the sun was up and we had big blue sky's all over South Wales. Of I went on my trusty GSA with Tourance EXP's, I set off switching her in to Sports mode and Blasted M4 then A465, Glyn Neath, Ystradfellte, I then switched the bike from twisty mode to Lucy long legs and went off...
  11. biker safety campaign

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    We are working on our campaign for 2011 and would like to know if you were confronted with this image, would it make you think? If not, how could we do it better? Look forward to hearing from you. John John Macneill Project Co-ordinator (Road User Awareness) Road Safety...
  12. Rannoch Station Meet

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    What a Day ... :p:p Great weather , Fantastic Roads , Great Company First Meet point was at Braemar , where Lowflier, Africajim, Fiona , Myself and Raymo , had a quick coffee and then headed up and over Glen Shee . Awesome ride over to Pitlochry , to meet Rickskye, Boris, Outrunner ...
  13. Highlanders in the Hills

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    Got a few of the Highlanders together for a run up the Pass of the Cattle today. There was a plan to try and meet up with the Lowland contingent, who had decided to stage a minor, two pronged invasion, with Outrunner taking the Low road to Fort Bill, whilst Boris & Ben took the High road to...
  14. Thank Crunchie it's Friday

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    Doctor Law (Ros) and I managed to skive off on Friday and met at Ryka's about 11.30. After the great weather on Thursday, Friday knuckled down to drizzle, rain and scotch mist, which was a bit of a shame but we still had a great time. We went and found about a mile long stretch of windy road...
  15. Mud on the road

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    I was out and about riding around last week in the good weather when I came round a corner and was confronted with this, I was very lucky I was just taking it easy and not really going for it,
  16. An adventure on an Adventure! (Part 1)

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    Briefly:- 1) First round trip distance 983kms, Sat 11th Oct 0700hrs-Mon 13th Oct 1030hrs. Manila-Baguio City-Bontoc-Banaue Rice Terraces and back. 2) Trip home (including wrong ways!) 891kms, Tues 14th Oct 1130hrs- Thurs 16th Oct 1200hrs. Manila-Batangas Port (Luzon island)-Ferry-Calapan...
  17. Letter to the Bank.....

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    Dear Sir, I am writing to thank you for bouncing my cheque with which I endeavoured to pay my plumber last month. By my calculations, three'nanoseconds' must have elapsed between his presenting the cheque and the arrival in my account of the funds needed to honour it. I refer, of course, to...
  18. Filled my boots

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    My mate Sidge has had a serious back operation and was going insane indoors. I offered to call in on the way home from work with some DVDs on two consecutive nights. The first night I tried to take a direct cross country route using only a printed out map off the internet, got a little lost and...
  19. Standard Honda Toolkit....

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    ......Or What!!!!!!!!!!! This is what confronted me when I first opened up the toolroll
  20. slippery roads

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    am i the only one , or does any body else think the roads are A. always damp even when it hasnt rained :shock: B, exeptionally greasy :shock: C, more and more crap dropped off of lorrys and cars etc :shock: :shock: :shock: eg, bricks , timber, and ladders :shock: YES bloody ladders...
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