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…

36th Fleet Lions Classic Run – 6th May 2019

The Lions Club of Fleet’s 36th Classic Motorcycle Run and Concours is a nice run to ease oneself into the riding season. Generally it’s a bit warmer, but it remained dry throughout with the sun just peaking through gaps in the dark grey clouds as they made their way briskly across the sky in a…

Calleva Gallop – 28th April 2019

The early warmth of Spring had all but disappeared since the splendid Easter weekend just seven days ago. The blustery north wind was chill as Roger Prew and I set out from Bracknell to the start at the Calleva Arms in Silchester. I was pleased I’d put on an extra layer to thwart it. At…

Vic Blake – In Memoriam

As reported a couple of weeks ago, Vic sadly passed away on Monday, 1st April 2019 aged 76. His funeral at the Bracan Chapel, Easthampstead Park Crematorium in Wokingham was held on St. George’s Day, 23rd April 2019. The service and subsequent committal was attended by a large gathering of friends and relatives who had…