Photograph of the week.

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A bit like it says really.  I'll try and post one picture taken during the week.  Along with the picture I'll post the relevant entry from my diary for that day, or something similar. 


2014


January

  1.   January 5th  -  Here we go, another year.. . . . . the D14 gets dismembered and spread about the garage . . . . .horror of horrors THE CAFE WAS CLOSED.

  2.   January 12th  -  My hip is one year old . . . . .more Bantam fettling . . . . the MZ gets prepared for a right foot shift . . . .at least the cafe was open.

  3.   January 19th  -  The D14 bits get taken to be coated & plated . . . .  the MZ gets a working right foot shift . . . .the Bantam goes down the cafe.

  4.   January 25th  -  The MZ becomes road legal . . . . the D14 parts go for coating and chroming . . . .too wet to venture down the cafe.


     

    February

  5.   February 2nd  -  More fettling of both the MZ and the D14 . . . . feeding at the Sanam . . . . the seaside gets a visit.

  6.   February 9th  -  Most of the week was spent dodging the rain . . . . .and fettling the D14 . . . . and fettling the MZ . . .  with a bonus spanner thrown in.

  7.   February 16th  -  A trip to Bristol . . . . and news of possibly another trip to Bristol . . . . I go and look at our rally site . . .and a cafe.

  8.   February 23rd  -  My blood gets tested . . . . .I go and visit a "tree zoo" . . . .the BRUB gets an MOT . . . .a bike show at Telford, followed by . . . .the cafe.


    March

  9.   March 2nd  -  The TCT starts smoking . . . .the TCT stops smoking and goes to the cafe . . . DOT comes home with a shiny exhaust system.

  10.   March 9th  -  I go to Bristol - again . . . . DOT goes to the cafe . . . .the B33 wins a trophy . . . and the sun did shine.

  11.   March 16th  -  The MZ gets a new fuse box . . . . I become a year older . . . the D14 chrome bits come back . . . our club rally - warm and sunny all weekend.

  12.   March 23rd  -  More fettling on the D14 Sports . . .I go back to work ( I wish ) . . .the B31 goes to Wistanstow . . .  and a couple of cafes. 

  13.   March 30th  -  The TCT gets a bit of speedo fettling . . . . an AJS dynamo get fettled . . . Summer time begins and the MZ goes for dinner in Wales.


    April

  14.   April 6th -  The TCT gets wet . . . the B33 goes out for dinner . . . technology fails . . . Andy Vernon's band, "Buzzard" release their first album.

  15.   April 13th  -  We say goodbye to Joe . . . send in the clones - oops . . . .the BRUB goes for dinner, or not, as the case may be.

  16.   April 20th  -  The TCT gets a microphone shoved in some strange places . . . the Bullet takes to the hills . . . the Bantam takes to the cafe. 

  17.   April 27th  -  The TCT goes to see some boats get a lift . . . . DOT gets hot but not bothered . . . the "Bike 4 Life" ride out goes past.


    May

  18.   May 4th  -  The TCT gets a bit of fettling . . . . then goes to the seaside for a few days. 

  19.   May 11th  -  The TCT gets up in the air . . . .the MZ makes for the cafe.

  20.   May 18th  -  I get my water meter fitted . . . . I take a look at life 90 from vertical . . . . the B33 goes out for Sunday dinner.

  21.  May 25th  -  A bit of fettling . . . .a bit of feeding . . . and that's about as good as it got.


    June

  22.   June 1st  -  The BRUB visits a strange bridge .. . . . the 30 Bobber gets a bit of fettling . . . the TCT runs around the peaks . . .     R.I.P   Windy Ridge cafe  

  23.   June 8th  -  The B33 gets an MOT . . . .I venture down by the river . . . the B33 goes out for Sunday nibbles.

  24.  June 15th  -  The B33 gets dismembered . . . I set up a new security system. . . . .the B33 gets put back together - and still makes an odd noise.

  25.   June 22nd  -  The B33 gets dismembered - again . . . the trailer gets loaded . . . . I end up "Gadding about in foreign parts" 

  26.   June 29th  -  I return from foreign parts . . . beer was drunk . . . sausages were eaten . . . seas were crossed . . . .873 miles were covered.


    July

  27.   July 6th  -  I dry my camping gear . . . . I think about going fishing again . . . the B31 starts knocking ( it's coming out in sympathy for the B33 ) 

  28.   July 13th  -  The car gets moved . . . . I do the washing up . . . the B33 gets new main bearings . . . the BRUB goes out for dinner.

  29.   July 20th  -  The B33 gets put back together . . . . the B33 gets taken apart again . . . . the BRUB goes to the Ugly Grub Ball.

  30.   July 27th  -  The car gets some new tyres . . . .the Bantam ventures into Birmingham . . . . I return to Ockeridge lakes . . . the Bantam goes for a cuppa. 


    August

  31.    August 3rd  -  I go to Harley Street . . . . my Drift Ghost HD camera comes back home . . . the B33 gets very wet . . . . .I set up camp in Porlock.

  32.   August 10th  -  I relax down in Somerset . . . .the B33 gets fettled and I get fed . . . .the B31 is banished to the "naughty corner". 

  33.   August 17th  -  DOT gets some new brakes . . . the TCT gets to breathe easily again . . . the B33 goes out for Sunday dinner. 

  34.   August 24th  -  I get examined in Birmingham . . . I finally receive an interim payment . . . DOT and the Dog Kennel have an outing.

  35.   August 31st  -  I get examined up the Wirral ( Ooer Missus ) . . . the B31 gets dismembered . . .the B33 starts blowing bubbles. 


    September

  36.   September 7th  -  The TCT grows dim - then grows bright again . . . .the B33 goes 'oop North . . . the Bullet goes to Wales. 

  37.   September 14th  -  Fish were caught . . . .trailer tents were bought . . .camshafts and springs were fitted . . . .trailer tents were tested and packed away.

  38.   September 21st  -  Tyres went flat . . . . Flaming Pigs were eaten . . . . I get bit "OUCH" . . . . the B33 goes and meets "Mad Mike"

  39.   September 28th  -  Fish were not caught . . . .I go back to work . . . the D14 gets new tyres . . . fish were caught . . . . the Bantam goes to London. 


    October

  40.   October 5th  -  Fish get caught . . . the B33 gets two extra teeth . . . the Dog Kennel gets fettled . . . the B33 goes up some hills. 

  41.   October 12th  -  I get sent to Coventry  . . .  I get sent to Bristol . . . my right leg hurts  . . . curry gets eaten . . . . the B33 goes for Sunday dinner. 

  42.   October 19th  -  It's a gas . . . . the B33 goes to see an iron bridge . . . . the B33 gets all steamed up. 

  43.   October 26th  -  The D14 gets a shock . . . .clogs are popped . . . .bikes were shown.


    November

  44.   November 2nd  -  My water turns cold . . . . my water turns hot again . . . electrics were sorted, amongst other things . . . .the Guzzi goes for Sunday dinner. 

  45.   November 9th  -  Wires were fitted . . . Sunday dinner was eaten. 

  46.   November 16th  -  I visit the crem. . . . I visit the crem. again. . . .I get "terminated" . . . DOT goes for Sunday dinner. 

  47.   November 23rd  -  More sorting out of paperwork . . . too cold and wet for Sunday dinner.

  48.   November 30th  -  Computers get sorted . . . I venture to the bike show . . . .the TCT goes for Sunday dinner. 



    December
  49.   December 7th  -  I move a camera . . . my oil tank ends up in the kitchen sink . . . fires get started. 

  50.   December 14th  -  Letters get delivered . . . .trees get pruned . . . tyres go flat . . . . the Bullet goes for Sunday dinner. 

  51.   December 21st  -  one of my fans let me down . . . .the Guzzi goes for dinner . . . the car goes to Dorset . . . the D14 gets a few wires.

  52.   December 28th  -  the Bullet has a visit from Santa . . . the Moonshiners have a ball . . . . I have a nose around Donington.