Mid-week Run to Dauntsey Lock – 12th June 2019

Sadly, the weather forecast for the day was one more suitable for ducks than it was for motorcyclists who enjoy a ride – but not simply for the sake of it. And since Nigel and his cadre of model railway enthusiasts had spent some considerable effort in getting the system operational, it was decided to…

North Hants Old Tyme Run – 27th May 2019

Following on from the pleasing performance of the Cotton last weekend in the Owen Tyler Run, it seemed silly not to take the opportunity to put a few more miles on her on the North Hants Old Tyme Run. Especially, as the start in Crookham Village was only 16 miles away from me in Binfield.…

Owen Tyler Run – 19th May 2019

Our Owen Tyler Run was again blessed with dry conditions as we assembled at the Air Scout facility in Hurst for the 2019 run. There were fewer machines this year, as I believe some members had signed up for the inaugural Dorset Section’s girder fork Giants event in the West Country. Nevertheless there were 18…

Stonehenge Quiz – 15th May 2019

Five members of the Section travelled down to the Redlynch Sports and Social Club in the northern reaches of the New Forest for an earlier round than usual of inter-section quizzing. The idea, I understand, being that there were more hours of daylight and thus less chance of inadvertently encountering four footed friends bumbling along…

Club Night – Video Evening – 7th May 2019

Michael Bryant once again pulled together a very interesting mix of clips for our May video evening. Starting with John Surtee’s 25 year reunion meeting held at Brands Hatch in 1981. What it must have been like to have many of the greats of yesteryear in one place for such an event. How different then…