Monthly Archives: July 2007

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Hoggin The Beaver IV 2007


It might have been Friday the 13th, but were we worried? Not as we, (Andy and I), were off to the Hoggin the Beaver IV rally. This year we were spoilt for space as I was riding the Roadking, (large bag and two panniers), and Andy was on the GT550, …

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Carsington and Peak District Ride-Out 2007

On the 8th July, despite having a lot of rain the previous week, Yvonne and I decided to join the Sherwood Chapterâ??s Lincoln branch ride-out to Carsington Reservoir and the Peak District. Steve led us away from the usual starting point, Carholme Rd, Lincoln, with Roger bringing up the rear. …

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Triumph Factory Tour 2007

Triumph Factory

On the 18th June, Andy and I used the old Kawasaki GT550 to ride into Lincoln and park up at Webbâ??s Motorcycle dealership. This was where Andy had booked our trip to the Triumph factory in Hinckley. We travelled by coach, stopping just outside Hinckley, for a pub lunch. It …

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HOG on the Humber 2007


Saturday the 2nd June was sunny as Andy and I set off on the Roadking for Brantingham, north of the River Humber, and just west of Hull. This was to be our overnight base for the â??HOG on the Humberâ?? run the next day, organised by the Aire Valley Chapter. …

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Bikefest UK 2007


Saturday the 26th May saw Andy and I heading back to Donington Park for the first attempt at holding a new motorcycle festival â?? Bikefest UK. The weather was good so we were in high spirits on the ride down. However, as usual with Donington administration, bikers get the wrong …

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