The devolved Nations of the UK have different rules regarding coming out of the COVID lockdown and window of opportunity was found in Scotland has it had open it hotels doors first. So two guys on 250cc motorcycles go on a “Border Reivers Raid ”

border reivers song – YouTube

Riding north in the Trough of Bowland.   

Inch Perfect Trials: Electric Trials Bikes


Hard Knott Pass was made famous by burning out a Belgium Gold Wing CLUTCH PLATES!!!

Ambleside-Little Langdale.

Our abode for 2 x nights was in Dumfries at the Travel lodge. 

Tuesday our ride takes us into the 

Galloway Forest Park – Forestry and Land Scotland 


 The Power of a Waterfall | Wonders of Life w/ Prof Brian Cox …

Yet even more water!!!

Now for a ROMANTIC MOMENT at   Sweetheart Abbey Scotland – YouTube

Also at Sweetheart Abby is cafe that sells   

Cream o’ Galloway: Deliciously Good!

Parked in the Abbey car park was this R1250 RS and the owner recognised me from a previous BMW Club camping weekend. Drew a spritely 81 years young so an ideal time to buy a brand new R1250 RS.

One thing Drew did change was the SEAT for a Sargent Seats  for BMW motorcycles

Wednesday and our ride for home starts.

Must be Moffat.

On the road to Selkirk and the boat house by the Loch.

The two wee SASSENACHS on bikes cross the border into England.

Bye for now from this Land of the Prince Bishops County Durham