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  1. Anyone else going early??

    National Meets
    Deb and I will go up to the national on the monday. Do a bit of touring around and just relaxing. So anyone else coming earrly?
  2. Out for a relaxing ride ;-)

    Chatter
    Relaxing Motorcycle Ride
  3. Sold: Honda 1999 Deauville NT650V, 9600 miles, £1850

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Honda 1999 Deauville NT650V, 9600 miles, £1850 SOLD and gone to new owner fitted with high screen A 1999 Honda Deauville 650cc motorcycle that has covered only 9600 miles from new fitted with top box & low screen This is a carburetor model (as are all NT650V) fitted with HISS Honda...
  4. An Evening Soiree Trail Ride with Mr Beddows

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Yesterday I received a text from Mike inviting me to join him for an evening trail ride around my local area in North Wales. Seemed a slendid idea, being that I'd just finished patch painting my AT following my spill a few weeks ago, & fitted a replacement screen ( Thanks to Stormforce8 for the...
  5. Lulu's (faltering) progress

    Riding
    Well folks, as my CBT and theory test are nearing expiry I have foolishly gone ahead and booked Mods 1 and 2 (but not telling you when ;) ). It's now looking serious :eek:. Sadly, the anticipated practice time that I'd been looking forward to this summer hasn't materialised, for reasons too...
  6. Perfect way to waste a day

    Chatter
    Been working loads of weekends lately and going in tomorow. Had a day off today and so far have done nothing no bikes to maintain nothing. The wife went out with her friends for lunch to talk about feelings and the **** that women talkabout when together that left me home Sat down by myself...
  7. East Anglia

    Regional Meets
    East Anglia Camping/National Location? Hi all. Found a half decent campsite this weekend. Groups - Yes Facilities - Yes Camp fires - Yes Big field with other bigger fields attached so no issues with capacity. Nothing too formal either as far as pitching goes. Recently built shower/toilet...
  8. What a deifference a day makes

    Riding
    I still ride the bike every day, commuting and such but during the winter ive had to stick to main roads as the conditions on the back roads arent really sensible when you can avoid them....they take me longer in good conditions anyway. So, now the weathers turned Im back on the back...
  9. I know we lost to the Vaderland but...

    Chatter
    …today was almost a perfect day. Beautiful sunshine, and at long last, some time to ride Nessie, followed by food and a couple of glasses of wine relaxing watching the football. then a walk in the sunshine. What could be better? Well, maybe if the ref had gone to Specsavers… :D Anyhow, thought...
  10. 2nd Euro Tour, BMW this time..

    BMW
    Ok, back again from across the water,much less eventful this year though! Bike packed and ready Mileage on setting off. 23/08/2008. 48147 miles. Got the bike all packed up ready for the ferry,took a pic of the bike,and a pic of the speedo,to make a record of the mileage.Headed of towards...
  11. Scary moments!

    Chatter
    We all have them, I had a few today while out for a run on the mighty Varadero but the worst were still to come! Once home I decided in my wisdom the barbeque coals would burn better with a bit of assistance, as in a good splash of kerosene out of the van! Well, Fiona ran off like a scalded cat...
  12. Courtesy bike - Ride on 1200GS :)

    BMW
    The F800 had to go in for a recall or as BMW call it a product enhancement. "What courtesy bike would you like sir?" asked the man at NOG "We have a F650, an F800,1200GS.......?" "I'll take the 1200" Silly question, I went for the 1200 straight away. This is one of the few larger adv bikes I...
  13. Train Set...

    Jokes
    A mother was working in the kitchen, listening to her five-year-old son playing with his new electric train set in the living room. She heard the train stop and her son saying, 'All of You b4stards who want off, get off now, 'cos we're in a hurry! And all of you b4stards who are getting on, get...
  14. any call for shiney shiney bits?

    For Sale / Wanted
    im off sick at the min with too much time on my hands so ive been polishing bits up now i love polishing metals find it relaxing strange i know...lol but i personaly dont like polished bits..lol so is there any call for mirror finished parts? done these so far but if enough interest i will do...
  15. Ubley Drove 27 June 09

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    I took over 480 photos last Saturday. Admittedly most of those were just of grass and dust flying up as the bikes sped past too quickly for me to catch! :oops: I arrived to find most of the guys relaxing under the gazebo DaveS had brought to protect from the rain! What rain? It was sweltering...
  16. My Boots don't fit the XL600!

    Transalp
    Hi All, I'm new to trail bikes as I have just bought an old (94) Transalp - which I love having come from sports bikes - brilliant view of the road, great torque from the twin, and pretty good handling too, which I wasn't expecting. Overall I'm very happy to be on the XL....it's quite relaxing...
  17. little Jimmy

    Jokes
    A mother was working in the kitchen, listening to her five-year-old son playing with his new electric train set in the living room.? She heard the train stop and her son saying, 'All of You B*****ds who want off, get the f**k off now, cause we're in a hurry! And all of you B*****ds who are...
  18. The Global Facts At Any Given Moment

    Jokes
    The Global Facts At Any Given Moment ~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~* Fact: 79,000,000 people are engaged in sexual intercourse. Fact: 58,000,000 are kissing. Fact: 37,000,000 are relaxing after having had sex . ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ Fact: 1 lonely bugger is...
  19. Off roading in Portugal

    Travel
    I'd planned to go to Morocco, but as my wife was accompanying me, she wasn't too happy about spending so much time in a support vehicle. So, earlier this year I went off roading in Portugal, with Enduro Republic. My wife came, but she stayed in the village, relaxing. How good was this trip? I...
  20. My longest rideout

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    I thought i would share my longest day , LV and i rode from home to Rykas (approximately 60 miles one way !) obviously on A & B roads. My nerves started yesterday morning and by last night i couldn't sleep and was a awake from before 06:00 we left at 09:00 here is the Panzer and my mighty steed...
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