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by Earwig
Mon Aug 29, 2011 2:55 pm
Forum: MEETS & RUNS
Topic: EAB To host a rally 2012?
Replies: 212
Views: 8378

Re: EAB To host a rally 2012?

Hi Having lived in Suffolk (Stour Valley around Sudbury), Its a great place with some great back roads. Now moved up to Yorkshire Dales. Having just been back to visit inlaws ... just one question .... Is there anywere in Suffolk you can legally do more than 40mph nowadays :evil: PS Have you tried H...
by Earwig
Mon Aug 29, 2011 1:52 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: What Next
Replies: 18
Views: 3374

Re: What Next

:) Thanks guys for your advice. Bike will mianly be used for commutting (70 miles a day (35 each way)across the Yorkshire Dales (A and B roads ... NO duel carrige or motorways around here!!). Do journey on my XL125 Varadero at mo, but need a bit more go for some of the hills (and to get past tourist...
by Earwig
Fri Aug 26, 2011 3:09 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: What Next
Replies: 18
Views: 3374

What Next

Got a xl125 varadero at the mo, but just passed my test :) but only with an A2 restricted job :huh: I need a bike that meets the A2 rules (restricted to 25Kw ...... ), will deal with the hills and roads in the Yorkshire Dales (commute 35 miles across them each way for work), has enough go to get pas...
by Earwig
Fri Aug 19, 2011 5:18 am
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: Yorkshire dales Today
Replies: 4
Views: 788

Re: Yorkshire dales Today

Live in the Dales, but was over in Blackpool passing my MOD 2 ;)
by Earwig
Tue Aug 16, 2011 5:46 am
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: Lake District
Replies: 38
Views: 4089

Re: Lake District

Nice pub at the top of the struggle (up from Ambleside to Kirkstone Pass). Good views Did Tan Hill inn (Dales), Kirkby Steven, Shap, Kendal, Kirkstone Pass, Struggle (down) Ambleside, up to Honister Slate Quarry (nice coffee) then missed out whinnlatter and cut across to Keswick A66 to Penrith and b...
by Earwig
Wed Aug 10, 2011 11:55 am
Forum: WELCOME NEWBIE
Topic: Hi From the Dales
Replies: 19
Views: 1697

Re: Hi From the Dales

Welcome to the site, mum always said don't be rude, but I have to ask, 'Earwig' ?


Comes from my name!!! my Ex shortened it to wiggy, so when she was angery with me .. the caLl went out .."COME 'EAR WIG" :P
by Earwig
Tue Aug 09, 2011 4:09 pm
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Had my module 2 today...
Replies: 35
Views: 3134

Re: Had my module 2 today...

Well done ... Hope to do the same very soon :evil:
by Earwig
Mon Aug 08, 2011 3:32 pm
Forum: WELCOME NEWBIE
Topic: Hi From the Dales
Replies: 19
Views: 1697

Hi From the Dales

Hi all

New to all this bike stuff. Been on the Varadero forum, so met Big Dave and a couple of the others from there.

Riding around Yorkshire Dales on a 125cc Varadero at the mo (still wiith "L" plates :( but hope to get those off soon :) )

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