a year on bikes (post 4) april …

Although there was something of an improvement in the weather during April, it still hasn’t really been that good so far, which in turn has disappointingly meant that it has been a pretty slow start to the ‘biking year’ for me, compared to previous years. On the positive side I have managed to get out […]

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going for a run … part 4

I’ve written previously about the small matter of a 100 mile run that my brother Paul is doing at the end of this month. I caught up again with Paul over the weekend to see how his preparations were going as he gets closer to the start date. This Blog post is the second ‘interview’ […]

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saturday night fever …

ooh … what ever floats your boat just been looking at these, my Saturday night is complete … summer is on the way. Suppose it’s just a case of Saturday Night Fever Well, you can tell by the way I use my walk I’m a woman’s man: no time to talk Music loud and women […]

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day out in the capital …

London is always good for a day out and although I’ve lost count of the number of times that I have been there – the many hundreds of work based trips that I made to the capital were just that – work based trips. The pretend ‘glamour’ and ‘excitement’ of work related travel had long […]

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it’s the taking part apparently …

Weekend saw another trip to Wembley, a place where we have been regular visitors since Manchester City hit the financial jackpot a few years back. A couple of FA Cup Semi Finals, a couple of FA Cup Finals, a couple of League Cup finals and a few Charity Shield games have provided us with an […]

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managing expectations …

OK, so it’s not a bike related post but last week Pat and I had Daniel and Emma with us for the best part of the day. We had bought them a tent for the garden, although what we thought was a tent was actually to become a church (or so Daniel and Emma told […]

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a hint of summer …

We were just teased a little over the weekend with a hint of summer, unfortunately I didn’t have a great deal of time to be on the bike due to other commitments, but I did manage a couple of hours out and about 90 miles on the Vulcan yesterday morning … some pictures below.  

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time for the annual …

Today was that date that crops up each year when it means the Moto Guzzi V7 is another year older, which in turn means it’s time for its annual MoT. I’ve written before about the local place where I take my bikes to be serviced, it’s also the place that fitted the lowering links onto […]

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