Monthly Archives: March 2016

Jim’s ride to Bucklebury farm shop Tuesday, March 29th

   Only one way to test the depth of floods blocking the road near Upton Nervet . . . send on a recce rider in the form of globe-trotting John, a bikie with a formidable record of derring-do adventures beyond the UK. He turned out in shorts and sort of cutaway shoes and discovered the water…
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Ed’s Easter Sunday ride to Conkers Garden Centre, Hatch

Ed accumulated maximum Brownie points before they had even left Hart Leisure Centre . . . . chocolate cream eggs all round for the troupe of five. They were warned by the Met Office! Sure enough, nine miles out, thunder and lightning then icy rain poured down, but they did miss a hailstorm not half-a-mile…
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Sunday ride to Tree House coffee shop, Four Marks

20th March 2016. Fleet Cycling display team ponder the pyramid formation they'll be using to share one bike between five riders. Jim claims the coveted saddle position while Saty claims the handlebar "front-man" role. Ed, Andrew and Dave somehow force a smile despite the prospect ahead.
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Well there’s a t’do – Thursday 10th March

Ten riders assembled for a ride to Henry Street Garden Centre for coffee and lunch at The Swan, Sherborne St John. Colin had loaded the wrong route on his GPS, but fortunately Nigel and Graham had been sent copies of the right route - so all was well. After Eversley Dave punctured and damaged his…
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