Hello everyone, new Vara owner from Derby area. Just recently purchased an old 2001 Varadero to ride through the winter has seen a lot of hard work in its life, purchased it cheap and as a bit of a project. Have to say didn't expect too but absolutely love the bike!! has a few niggles i need to...
Anyone looking out for this weekend Vulcan flights? One today and one tomorrow. Probably the last time it will fly. Today's flight is planned to pass over our house! It will fly over the Derby Rolls Royce factories and then North. Hoping for a good view as some light clouds are starting to...
Sorry for the short notice but I now have a date for the first aid course I'm organising over on Bigtrailie.co.uk
Sat 18th Oct 09:30 - 12:30
Duffield fire station
if anyone would like to attend please let me know
another good un gone under, :(
I used to always go to Nige for MOTs and tyres but it looks like the war between him and 'Coopers' did him in.
now to find another good MOT and tyre man. (Coopers would be the last place I'd go after the way they behaved with Nige)
Hi everyone, i notice there is no forum for Derby bikes, but i believe they are owned by aprilia, so i hope this is the right place to put this post.
Could anyone please tell me how to get the back wheel off a Derby Terra 125. I thought that it would just pull backwards out of the frame once...
was out on sunday near willington derbyshire when towards me came a little convoy.
Two TA's (one with very nice tinsle :santa:) followed by something naked with an RT brining up the rear.
Any of you chaps involved?
as it says above,
does anyone around Derby have a chain riveter that I could borrow?
I've got to replace one of those oily chain things on the daughters bike but don't have the tools to rivet the new chain.
promise I'll take care of it if anyone is kind enough to loan me one :)
Met up at Clay Cross Powersports in the glorious sunshine we were treated to today. Had a little look round the dealership, met some decent folks and had a quick brekkie before setting off for Radio Derby.
The route was well marshalled, and although the convoy got a bit broken up by traffic...
anyone know if this is still going? used to be the first weds every month but died down a bit because of the **** brigade daring the cops with what they think are jolly japes and great stunts, and the rest of us think, *****ers*
its a nice ride up there from down my way so it'd be nice to hear...
Have done this route several times and it has a good mixture of roads, excellent scenery, passes a few garages, and is relatively fast:
A6 A624 Glossop
M67 M60 M66 (boring bit, but usually quick)
A56 Discount shopping complex with cafe and camping shop at Junc. with...