Category Archives: Motorcycling

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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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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National Motorcycle Museum

Continuing to trawl through long neglected photographs, I came across the many, many pictures that I took last September when I visited the National Motorcycle Museum near Birmingham. This is a brilliant place – if you like classic motorcycles it … Continue reading

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Weekend in New Quay

I’ve recently been sorting through some photographs and discovered that, although I blogged at length about our week in Talybont in Wales last September (see here, here and here), I had totally failed to mention our weekend in New Quay … 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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Motorcycling in Wales 2015

It has been a few weeks now since my holiday in Wales. I have already blogged about the weather and the accommodation, but it has taken me a while to get around to writing in any more detail partly because … Continue reading

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Bikes, Bikes, Bikes: Brackley and Cheltenham

It has been a good couple of weeks for Motorbikes. Last weekend was the annual Brackley Festival of Motorcycles, and today was the Cheltenham Festival of Bikes in Cheltenham Town Hall. Both provided a great day out.

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