and if by chance it was OPEN in these DIRE TIMES!! (Our visit was in early July) It a long time since l last visited this motorcycling GEM near York and his Phil’s first time. So, we savour the moment before seeking the Grass Track Meeting near Pickering.
Choosing a chair.
When was the last time you was CRYPON TUNED?
Part Sir lets flip the CHART.
I had a red one with a sidecar.
This SIGN brings back memories of the Nottingham General Hospital
Photo taken in the late 1970s the main entrance to the wards and on the right the Casualty Department and the building behind sky line the Trent Wing and then all the ambulances had PETROL ENGINES.
l do like my LEG SHEILDS/GUARDS in the winter months.
For the SCOOTER BOYS and For our retired POLICE BOYS
.BSA 250cc 1971 Fleetstar ex-Derby Police (l had the Starfire model with a BAMBINI SIDECAR fitted!!!)
PYE Radios fitted to Police/Fire/Ambulance however THIS PYE radio on the bikes petrol tank could cause serious damage to the Policeman REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM if he happen have accident while riding!!! The solution was SORTED by fitting the radio to the rear rack.
Vincent & Stieb sidecar.
AJS & Steib sidecar
In a corner l spot a TROLLY STRETCHER that l used in 70s-80s. You lifted the patient by the TOP & TAIL by the handles or did a side lift. Lots of BACK INJURIES then.
BSA Ariel 3 – What Were They Thinking? – Classic Motorbikes and before then
Motorcycle Dealer box sidecar and a MILK TRIKE.
A Canterbury SHINE.
Ideal gear to wear if you want SOCIAL DISTANCING to happen? DIPS WAX in hot weather turns to CARDBOARD in COLD/WET conditions!!!
We NEVER did find the GRASS TRACK meeting but we find a FORD with no WATER!!!
Just like OMAN no WATER IN THE WADI!!
Next we find a LARGE TRAIN SET.
The Angel, Easingwold for refreshments
Bye for now at
and remember to WATCH out for ICEBERGS when CROSSING!!!