Category: 2007

2007 NEC Bike Show

Just a few photo’s from the 2007 NEC Bike Show.


We started the day meeting up with Bonzo and Ray at Fromes Hill Cafe where we had our usual excellent breakfast before heading onto the A417 into Leominster and picking up the excellent A44 until we had a quick stop

Grindleford Station Cafe

Grindleford Station Cafe was the destination for today’s little ride out as it’s only 80 miles away and we were very limited on time but we agreed that a nice full English breakfast was on the cards.  The ride up


Saturday morning saw myself, Bob and Chinny meet up again with Bonzo and Ray at Fromes Hill Cafe for our usual start to a day out on the bikes, a nice big fry up! Unfortunately I had leave after breakfast

2007 BMF Tailend Show

Just a few photos from this years BMF Tailend show in Peterborough.

Beresford Tea Rooms, Hartington

Due to other commitments only myself and Bob could get out today and even then I had to be home early, so we decided upon a little run into the Peak District for breakfast. We took our usual route through


It was mid-August and Bob was starting to get itchy feet and he wanted to go and have a paddle in the sea (probably to soothe the itching) So early on a Saturday morning myself, Bob and Chinny jumped onto

Breakfast Run

After a couple of years being unable to ride his Blackbird due to ill health it was great to see Chinny out on his bike again and as a celebration we decided to mark the event with a short ride

France and Spain – 2007

It’s June so that can mean only 1 thing, it’s time for Bob, Ray and Bonzo to head to France and Spain. This year they spent 12 days to traveling down through France via the ferry crossing from Portsmouth to Cherbourg

Willingham Woods

We started today’s little jaunt with breakfast outside in the glorious sunshine at the lovely canal side Cafe near Sutton Cheney known as Sutton Wharf. Here you can sit and watch the narrow boats pass by while munching on a bacon

Red Marley Hill Climb

The Red Marley Hill Climb is classic motorcycle hill climb that takes place near Great Witley in Worcestershire. This was the 1st time I had been to this event and from what I had heard about it I was really

Elan Valley

We started the day meeting up with Ray and Bonzo at Fromes Hill Cafe for our usual get together and fry up. This was also the first time we had seen Bonzo’s new blackbird (The fastest Honda Blackbird colour – silver) so

Fox’s Diner

Saturday morning was cold, blooming cold in fact but that didn’t stop me and Bob leaving the warmth and comfort of chateau-la-bob for the mostly dry roads of Oxfordshire in search of fried food and strong tea. The plan was