Removing the L’s!

2008-08-07-20-08_00001.jpg At last I’ve passed my motorcycle riding test – on the second attempt – the first attempt was the proverbial nightmare, though the DVLA tester clearly didn’t like me as he asked me to do a U-turn in the waiting room…well, not really but the road was really flippin …

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Motorbike arrives! A Yamaha YBR 125cc. Feels a darn sight better than the Chit-Un-Ma used on the CBT! But am only able to reach a pitiful 40mph whilst running the engine in! Still, this just means the quicker I rack up some miles the quicker I can go! A very …

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C.B.T.’s

As Dave – our instructor for the day – reached for his thirty-second cigarette with a quivering hand, muttering “God save us”. Dudley Franks (real name; unknown) puts in his 473rd lap of the training pad, his butt crack showing, balance faltering. Rich and I were doing our motorcycle CBT’s …

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