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. 


2021


January

  1.   January 3rd  -  Wires and ball cocks get fitted . . . . computers and battery chargers get fettled . . . . I have a lie-in . . . .no cafés visited due to cold weather and plague. 

  2.   January 10th  -  Hair gets cut . . . chips get eaten . . . teeth get fettled . . . .feet get fettled . . . trailers get looked at . . . .need I say it ? no cafés visited.

  3.   January 17th  -  Bantams go out . . . microwaves die . . .batteries get charged . . . .meters get fitted . . . MZs go out . . . . MZs get fettled . . . plague 1 cafés 0

  4.   January 24th  -  Oil gets bought . . . .LEDs get fitted . . . .gaskets get made . . . . I see the doc. . . . .bikes get fettled . . . blood gets tested . . . snow falls . . . .no cafés ( but I did visit the chippy )

  5.   January 31st  -  Motors get gifted . . . .test results arrive . . . .broadband speeds up . . . . bits get re-ordered . . . no cafés ( but Andy did bring me a curry )


    February

  6.   February 7th  -  Good deeds get done . . . .destruction occurs . . . . relays get fitted . . . .gaskets get cut . . . regulators get fitted part 1 . . .wheels come out . . . .regulators get fitted part 2 . . . no cafés again.

  7.   February 14th  -  Rotors arrive . . . .I keep warm . . . I take medical advice . . . .I still keep warm . . . . too cold for cafés ( even if they were open )

  8.   February 21st  -  Rotors get fitted . . . fillings fall out . . . oil gets changed . . . .Bongos get fettled. . . . still no cafés.

  9.   February 28th  -  Fillings get filled . . . .bikes get MOT'd . . . .bikes get fettled . . . another café-less week.


    March

  10.   March 7th  -  I get jabbed . . . wheels come home . . . . carbs get boiled . . . .bikes get test ridden . . . . cafés didn't feature this week.

  11.   March 14th  -  Bikes go out . . . drugs don't arrive . . . .batteries die . . . I age another 12 months . . . drugs still don't arrive . . . . batteries get fitted . . .  a distinct lack of cafés

  12.   March 21st  -  Tyres get fitted . . . lakes get looked at . . . top boxes get curried . . . bikes get MOT'd . . . drugs arrive . . .  shelves get shifted . . . .carbs need setting up . . . still café-less

  13.   March 28th  -  Bikes go out . . . .cables get made . . . RIP Martyn . . . .bikes go out again . . . spindles get made . . . . .ne'er a café in sight.


    April

  14.   April 4th  -  Cables break . . . .cables get fixed . . . .drains block up . . . . drains unblock . . . . MZs go out . . . . .dinner was not had at a café

  15.   April 11th  -  Nuts get seen to . . . . computers get upgraded . . . . .rotors get removed . . . . breakfast at - - - - - -wait for it - - - - -  A CAFÉ     ( Well outside the Kabin at Kinlet )

  16.   April 18th  -  Teeth get looked at . . . wheels go off to be built . . . .pubs get visited . . . . rent gets paid . . . . engines get looked at  . . . . . Sunday dinner at a café  ( Dom's Bike Stop )

  17.   April 25th  -  Speedos get sorted . . . .engines get looked at . . . fires get lit . . . . engines get collected . . . cafés get visited  ( the Raven )  . . .lathes get bought . . . .cafés get visited again ( Ellis's Tea Room )


    May

  18.   May 2nd  -  Lathes come home . . . . motors go bang . . . . fan heaters go bang . . . . .multiple cafés get visited.  ( The Kabin at Kinlet, & Dom's Bike Stop )

  19.   May 9th  -  It rained . . . . farewell Martyn . . . . bikes get fettled . . . frames get collected . . . .motors get fitted . . . cafés get visited ( The Raven )

  20.   May 16th  -  Bikes get timed . . . .bolts get sorted . . . .bikes get ridden . . . fish get caught . . . drills get sorted . . . .rain stops play - no cafés.

  21.   May 23rd  -  Wheels get fitted . . . nuts get turned . . . bikes go out on test . . . I get jabbed - again . . . . blood gets tested . . . cafés get visited ( Ponderosa & The Kabin )

  22.   May 30th  -  Trailers get painted . . . cheques get deposited . . . horns get fitted . . . .cafés get visited ( The Kabin & Shobdon )


    June

  23.   June 6th  -  "The" Café ( Food Stop ) gets visited . . . . fish get caught . . . seaside time . . . .pasty time . . . general touring time . . . . back home time.

  24.   June 13th  -  Drains get made . . . wires get fitted . . . stripes get painted . . . lights get fitted . . . bikes go out . . . .cafés get visited ( Crossgates, Two Hoots, & OK diner )

  25.   June 20th  -  The Bullet goes out . . . . pumps get fitted . . . . legs go bad . . . . .Cornwall gets visited.

  26.   June 27th  -  Cornwall gets visited . . . .and so do a few cafés  ( Strong Adolfo's,  Route 38, & The Chequered Flag," . . . . chain stops play.


    July

     

  27.   July 4th  -  Wires get sorted . . . . the Goldie gets fixed . . . .trailers get finished . . . . more electrics . . . . trikes get moved . . . and ne'er a café in sight.
  28.   July 11th  -  Trikes get tested  . . . . tyres get fitted . . . bikes fail . . . . . cafés get visited ( Ellis's Tea Room at Rothley station & The Victorian Tea Room at Shackerstone station )

  29.   July 18th  -  Tyres get fitted . . . . bolts get made . . . .bikes get repaired . . . . events get attended . . . . cafés get visited ( Shobdon airfield )

  30.   July 25th  -  Bikes get moved . . . . fillings get replaced . . . . bikes get tested  . . . .  wheels get balanced . . . chip shops get visited . . . .cafés get visited ( The Flag and Whistle )


    August

  31.   August 1st  -  Seats go for refurb . . . .new bikes get looked at . . . . seats get fitted . . . . head bolts get tested . . . . events get attended . . . . cafés get visited ( The Kabin & The Food Stop )

  32.   August 8th  -  Teeth get looked at . .. Somerset gets visited . . Cornwall gets visited . . Devon gets visited . . Dorset gets visited,  etc. etc.  . . . seats get fitted.. . batteries go flat.

  33.   August 15th  -  Awnings get dried . . .poles get lost . . . lines snap . . .poles get found . . . things get steamy . . . cafés get visited ( The Kabin and The Raven )

  34.   August 22nd  -  Top boxes get fitted . . . not much happens . . . chips for tea . . . "Café Crawling" was done  ( Gilk's Garage Café, Blaze Inn Saddles, & The Flag and Whistle Tea Room, )

  35.   August 29th  -  Shopping and sandwiches . . . .bikes get moved . . . . RIP Jim . . . . engines get built . . . .covers get cut . . . . shows ( and a café - Riverside Chippy ) attended.


    September

  36.   September 5th  -  Cafés get visited ( Kabin, Dom's, and Food Stop ) . . . .threads get repaired . . . flutes get played . . . meetings get attended . . . .trailers get loaded up.

  37.   September 12th  -  Cornwall gets visited . . . bikes get fettled . . . camper vans get loaded . . . . Porlock gets visited.

  38.   September 19th  -  Porlock gets visited . . .a new café  (Munchies in Minehead ) . . . miles get covered . . . (over 600 of 'em ) . . . dinner in an old favourite ( Food Stop )

  39.   September 26th  -  Boots arrive . . . MOTs get passed . . . .Porlock gets visited ( again ) . . . panic buying wankers emerge . . . .cafés get visited  ( Munchies, The Kabin & The Food Stop )


    October

  40.   October 3rd  -  Things get fried . . . . wheels get fitted . . . instruments get played . . .  cameras get bought . . . wheels get taken out . . . cafés get visited ( The Kabin & The Food Stop )

  41.   October 10th  -  Cameras get fitted . . . hooves get trimmed . . . wheels get built . . . flutes get played . . . bikes get fettled . . . cafés get visited ( The Kabin & The Bog visitor centre )

  42.   October 17th  -  Curry gets eaten . . . RIP Paul . . . .pressure gets tested . . .  batteries get fitted . . . .rallies get attended . . . . .cafés get visited ( "Greasy Lil's " )

  43.   October 24th  -  Curry gets eaten . . .  bikes get MOT'd . . . . cafés get visited ( Food Stop & The Butler Henderson )