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  1. RIP John Haynes

    Africa Twin
    John Haynes creator of the Haynes Manual has passed away at 80. Thankyou and your tech writers...don't think I could of split my AT cases without you. https://jalopnik.com/john-haynes-father-of-the-haynes-manual-and-raf-vetera-1832536467
  2. Africa Twin £2300 Discount & 0% PCP Deal

    Africa Twin
    Up to £2300 off all new Africa Twins, up and down the land at Honda main dealers 0% finance too and only £99 deposit down on a PCP deal Not quite as good as last year's John Banks Honda mega deal - but not to be sniffed at for just £99 down...
  3. For Sale: Honda Africa Twin XRV 650 new wheels etc

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Just a quick heads up- a friend of mine is selling his XRV650 Name is John 07896 700043 If you look on ebay- its the only one there. Started off at £999, but I would say its got to be worth between £3300-4000, given the rarity & condition. Regards Rod p.s in the signature link at the bottom of...
  4. At crf 1000

    Africa Twin
    SHE HAS ARRIVED i bought this over the phone from john banks honda thanks to nick for a hassle free sale yep its one off the african twins for little over £9k deliverd today to northern ireland
  5. Confirmed-3rd Countrymen Rally, Haggsbank Bunkhouse Alston Cumbria -12 to 14th May

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    3rd Countrymen Rally, CumbriaHaggs Bank Bunkhouse and Campsite, Alston CA9 3LH, UK From Friday 12th to Sunday 14th May About this event It's time for our third attempt at a rally cum get together in Cumbria near Alston at Haggsbank bunkhouse and campsite...
  6. Looking for routes to ride on

    Great Roads/Routes
    Hi all I'm new to the forum, I have introduced myself in another section. Can anyone please advise on lanes, Byways etc I can use in and around Peterborough? Much appreciatted John
  7. Wanted: Coleman Phad x3 wanted

    For Sale / Wanted
    Doing a European tour in May and want to take a Phad x3 Anybody got one for sale? Thanks John
  8. OnYerBike Open Weekend

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    It's OnYerBike's open weekend this weekend. John McGuinness is there on Sunday from 12-2pm... https://www.onyerbike.net/
  9. Honda Transalp 650 Arrow Exhaust & Givi Luggage system

    Transalp
    Hello,I am wondering if anyone has the following combination of exhaust & luggage rack on the TA? I have a low mileage 07 plate TA and it currently has the stock exhaust & the Givi PL pannier rack attached. I would like to get an arrow full system fitted, but am wondering if it will fit...
  10. rear shock measurement

    Dominator / FMX
    hi guys,, can someone please tell me the length of th erear shock on the SLR650. hole to hole.. as am finding it hard to get one an i now need to bodge... thanks,,,john
  11. Tractor on e bay

    Chatter
    well! 2003 BMW R1150GS JOHN DEERE GREEN & LOGO'D UP IDEAL TRACTOR FARMER PLOUGH MAN ** | eBay
  12. At last a businessman with a conscience

    Chatter
    Good on him BBC News - UK's biggest taxpayer, John Caudwell, on tax avoidance
  13. the Pink Rolls Royce

    Chatter
    Just had this posted to me, pity i go back to work on Thursday Prof Brian Cox could be interesting to meet not to bothered about the rest. Appears they are doing Lands end to John o groats for breat cancer. Don't know where they will be stopping at the destinations they state though Chris Evans...
  14. Calling rickskye and the other ugly git

    Chatter
    Calling rickskye and the other ugly one Yo rick and john:angel5: You guys remember the campsite we stayed on at the last Haggis run. Does that still exists? Or would you know of a even better one? Must say I did enjoy the site even if the walk to or more like from the pub was a bit of a mission...
  15. New Toy

    Suzuki
    . Well Windmill John's old Girl made it back home in one piece (more than be said of the trailer light board- shush John, you know too much) Been out for a wee spin between downpours and She is going very well and looks like she is going to be a lot of fun! just got to plug in all my warm gear...
  16. Please Please Please Let Me Get What I Want

    Chatter
    Like it or loath it undoubtedly the hit advert of last Christmas was that from John Lewis featuring a wee boy barely able to wait for Christmas day to arrive so he could give his presents and all set to a Smiths classic song. This years one is due to be aired for the first time tomorrow and it...
  17. First Jimmy Savile

    Chatter
    And now John Peel BBC News - Peel Wing may be renamed after affair claim, says BBC
  18. Home safe - Bootiful

    National Meets
    Home, van unpacked and returned (just shy of £100 in diesel). Great campsite. Great fires, Great band last night (who was that John Travolta fella?;)) and more than 70 XRVers in one place.Who coudl ask formore. And a great tribute to Lowflier and absent friends. Big thanks to East Coast...
  19. Recomended hotel

    Recommended Dealers/Service Providers/Campsites
    Hi, every one would like to tell you about a hotel in southern Austria , Stayed there for severn nights in June this year & thoughroly enjoyed it , I met John who owns the hotel with his wife Ross who are both english, at last years nec bike show, check out there web site www.hochalmspitze.com...
  20. 28th July - southeast (ish) rideout

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    I'm meeting up with a mate near storrington, on sat 28th for a fairly long rideout heading into kent... route to be confirmed. A good mix of back roads and locations. It will be a fairly sedate ride out (although probably too fast for Windmill john as we will be getting above 3rd gear and...
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