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by 92kk k100lt 193214
Fri Jul 10, 2020 4:50 pm
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: Riding through France into the Alps - Help
Replies: 9
Views: 427

Re: Riding through France into the Alps - Help

I used to take the kids to Atlantic coastal camp sites and it was necessary to prebook the ones on the coast if you needed a three week stint. But even in those ones every day a stream of bikes and ramblers got spaces on spec. A mile of 5 inland and all the little sites had pitches available. Inland...
by 92kk k100lt 193214
Mon Jul 06, 2020 10:37 am
Forum: BIKER HANG-OUTS
Topic: Happy birthday PHIL in France....60 today
Replies: 14
Views: 374

Re: Happy birthday PHIL in France....60 today

Happy Birthday and best wishes for a great day.
by 92kk k100lt 193214
Mon Jul 06, 2020 10:31 am
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: FAT CHANCE
Replies: 21
Views: 844

Re: FAT CHANCE

Some amazing photos there....and if anyone is thinking of the Dordogne.......also think of the Vezere, many of those photos have similar scenes on the Vezere and the roads are magical. I have missed my trip this year, normally make a 3 week trip in May and maybe 2 weeks in September. If you have the...
by 92kk k100lt 193214
Thu May 28, 2020 12:43 pm
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Very small things that piss you off but shouldn't really...
Replies: 180
Views: 6109

Re: Very small things that piss you off but shouldn't really...

The difference between etymology and entomology is really a case of whether the fly is in the ointment...or not. I love books and things......but I love bikes too and everything that goes with them, we ride in landscapes artists love to paint, poets love to write about and the difference is we love ...
by 92kk k100lt 193214
Mon May 25, 2020 12:16 pm
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: Something that I think we already know
Replies: 23
Views: 1217

Re: Something that I think we already know

I am a quantity surveyor.....so we end up sorting out the financial fall out when it goes wrong. Got no time off during the lock down as I moved my office home at end of 2012. I put petrol in a bike once....got another one stuck in lock down in Spain....but my garden looks good. Should have been tak...
by 92kk k100lt 193214
Mon May 11, 2020 5:20 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: Guilty Pleasures
Replies: 126
Views: 4875

Re: Guilty Pleasures

As a teenager our lot as usually black British bikes that had some chrome and very regular maintenance. Then this thing appeared and all changed....and from that moment became THE one to have. 8987483.jpg Sadly the day came to get one.....too high for lil young me..... So little brother came to me ...
by 92kk k100lt 193214
Mon May 11, 2020 5:17 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: Guilty Pleasures
Replies: 126
Views: 4875

Re: Guilty Pleasures

As a teenager our lot as usually black British bikes that had some chrome and very regular maintenance.

Then this thing appeared and all changed....and from that moment became THE one to have.
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by 92kk k100lt 193214
Thu May 07, 2020 8:26 pm
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Groan
Replies: 117
Views: 6700

Re: Groan

Toothpaste manufacturer gone down the tubes too.
by 92kk k100lt 193214
Thu May 07, 2020 8:12 pm
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: Pant braces?
Replies: 11
Views: 758

Re: Pant braces?

lancashirelad wrote:
Wed May 06, 2020 5:31 pm
Tramp wrote:
Tue May 05, 2020 9:00 am
Thanks all ive bought some Draper builders braces....as worn by lots of builders carrying lots of stuff in the tool belts :lol:
Only trouble is you’ll be showing the nick of your arse all the time?? :D :D
This thread is great crack.
by 92kk k100lt 193214
Wed Apr 29, 2020 3:34 pm
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: DIY During the lockdown
Replies: 46
Views: 2699

Re: DIY During the lockdown

wideparting wrote:
Thu Apr 23, 2020 8:01 pm
ive got a mate whose a pilot doing a bit of painting and decorating for me. hes made a good job of the landing.
Can he do a flight of stairs?

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