Fowlers Motorcycles

Another Saturday morning and another excuse to get together for a ride out and a breakfast, unfortunately I was unable to meet up with Bob, Chinny and Bonzo at Fromes Hill cafe where they started the day with a Big Boy breakfast before heading south towards Fowlers Motorcycles in Bristol Read more…

Pembrokeshire National Park

Bob, Bonzo and Chinny had already managed to bag Pembrokeshire National Park (photo’s below) but due to work commitments I was unable to go along with them at the time, fortunately this weekend I happened to have a rare Saturday free and although Bob and Chinny were unable to come Read more…

Scotland’s National Parks

Where shall I start?, well there were supposed to be four of us to go on this trip up to Scotland as a finale to completing the British National Parks Challenge but unfortunately Chinny dropped out because he couldn’t get the time off from work… Bugger! At the very last Read more…

Breakfast at Wellesbourne

Saturday morning and after a few cups of tea at Bob’s house we decided to head out for a breakfast at one of our favourite places, the Touchdown Cafe at Wellesbourne Airfield. Once we had fuelled up our bikes, Myself, Bob and Chinny made to 20 mile rider over to Read more…

Snowdonia National Park

Snowdonia National Park is located in North Wales and was the first national park in Wales, the national park covers over 800 square miles it’s also home to the highest mountain in England and Wales (Snowdon) and the largest natural lake in Wales (Bala) so with that in mind and the Read more…

South West National Parks

Today’s ride out was going to involve a lot of motorway miles, we were planning on getting down to the South West and unfortunately there’s only really one way of getting there quickly and that’s the M5. We left Bob’s house after our usual pre bike ride cuppa courtesy of Read more…

Northern England National Parks

Early Saturday morning and it’s another great weekend away on our bikes and this time we had a cunning plan, we aimed to visit the North of England and visit as many of the national parks as we could as part of the British National Parks Challenge. Unfortunately Chinny would Read more…

Aberystwyth

Once again Bonzo’s craving for ice cream, sand castles and dirty seagulls took over and whilst we were busy tucking into our full English breakfasts at Crossgates Cafe he persuaded (pleaded more like) for us to head over to Aberystwyth for him to satisfy his sick primeval urges. Luckily for us the road Read more…

Not Rays Day

This was intended to be our 1st proper ride out of the year, OK that’s not exactly true as we had been out a number of times battling the frozen roads around the West Midlands, including a couple of trips out for a quick breakfast to the Long Itch Diner Read more…