Category Archives: Events

Wet Weekend Blues

People familiar with my increasingly sporadic blog will know that at this time of year I am usually busily waxing lyrical about the annual Gloucester Rhythm & Blues Festival (see last year here and here) This year, however, I have … Continue reading

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Eccentricity and Engineering Genius Alive and Well at Prescott Bike Festival

What possesses a man to look at a supermarket trolley and think “you know what that needs? A jet engine!”? Or to look at the monstrous 8 Litre V10 Viper engine and think “that would be great in a motorcycle”? … Continue reading

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Black Sabbath: The End

Most of us, I think, have a soundtrack to our youth. This soundtrack  consists of key songs and bands that influenced us and motivated us through those awkward teenage years. For me, this soundtrack was provided by the likes of … Continue reading

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Gloucester Blues Festival 2016 Part 2

There are occasions in life which, often for reasons that are not immediately obvious, become imbued with special meaning and significance. These are times when friendships are forged, reinforced or renewed. Times when people are drawn together through shared interests, … Continue reading

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Gloucester Blues Festival 2016 Part 1

It is once again that joyous and liver-challenging time of year when the pubs of Gloucester give themselves over to the annual Gloucester Rhythm & Blues Festival. The Blues Festival started on Saturday (23rd), with the Cafe Rene Blues Festival … Continue reading

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Prescott Bike Festival 2016

Last weekend saw one of my highlight motorcycle events of the year – the Prescott Bike Festival at Prescott Hill Climb near Gothrington in the Cotswolds. This was the sixth annual Prescott Bike Festival. It is organised by Severn Freewheelers, … Continue reading

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The Flying Millyard

Whilst trying to catch up with my backlog of photographs I came across some pictures from this year’s Prescott Bike Festival way back in April. The Prescott Bike Festival is a superb annual event which raises money for Severn Freewheelers, … Continue reading

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