Category: Trip Reports

Scorton Steam Rally Show Report

The Scorton 10th Anniversary Steam Rally a fun filled weekend raising money for charity This year the chosen charity was the Rosemere Cancer Foundation at The Royal Preston Hospital. 17 North West wingers started their weekend Friday night with a very pleasant get together in one of our shelters. A bright sunny Saturday morning the bikes went …

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Whitby Ride Out Report

Bright and early on Sunday morning, 7 bikes, including 2 trikes, met at Gisburn Cattle Market ready for the ride out to Whitby. We set off at 9:00am and drove to our first stop at Morrison’s in Ripon, where we met up with Alan and Anne Grayson from Elite Wings. Jeff had come this far, …

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Kirkby Lonsdale Report

A good time was had by all, despite the wind! We lost our festival tent after the high winds and trying very hard to save it, but we were very kindly allowed to use the clubhouse, it was a life saver. The food was plentiful and very tastily cooked by a team of our own men with …

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Ride Out to Honister Slate Mine Report

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We arrived at the services on time for departure, sad to say that Roger the trip organiser was too unwell to join us, however he and Cheryl turned up to see us off. The weather could not have been better, hence the number of people that turned out for the ride. Bill did a great job …

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Wensleydale Food & Drinks Festival Report

  My self and Sharon headed up to Leeming bar to catch the steam train across the Yorkshire Dales to Leyburn, to attend the Wensleydale Food & Drinks Festival. The journey by train took about 35mins from Leeming bar station and from the station at Leyburn to the show ground was a 5 minute walk. All though we …

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Bikes4Life Report

Six Wings turned out for the ride, five 1800`s and one 1500. Ted and Yvonne, Ian and Karen, Andy and Sharon, Jim and Chandra, and a big thanks to Gary Schaffer who kindly offered to give Tracy a lift on his 1500. I personally have never attended this event so did not really know what to expect. …

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