Christmas Dinner – 8th December 2018

28 members and partners gathered at the Wheelright’s Arms in the parish of St Nicholas Hurst for the annual Christmas bash. Seating accommodation was just right. Although I suspect that those on the long table against the wall had a bit of difficulty getting out when the need arose. Traditional Christmas fare of turkey was…

Club Night – Cyclemotors Galore – 27th November 2018

November club night’s guest speaker was Alan Hummerstone of the Cyclemotor Section. Unsurprisingly, he was there to give a talk on cyclemotors. Surprisingly, to those of us mostly unfamiliar with this genre of motor assisted velocipedes, there were hundreds of different types and models and the number produced, especially in the late 40s and 50s,…

Oxford Inter-Section Quiz – 14th November 2018

The Oxford quiz evening has turned out to be a bit of a social occasion for our Section, as the types of questions asked are mostly general knowledge. We, therefore, not only find support for two men’s teams, but also a ladies team. The questions were grouped in batches of 20, after which scores were…

Mid-Week Run – 14th November 2018

The weather forecast for our last organised run of the season was for a dry day with ever increasing amounts of sunshine. And so it turned out, as 13 riders and a couple of pillion passengers gathered at the Holiday Inn at Padworth for a short, 25 mile, but circuitous, run to the Four Points…