TT update – Mad Sunday

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Up early this morning to meet the editor of Italian GQ magazine for a phtoshoot in Douglas. They found this lovely tea room I’ve never seen before – bone china cups, tea strainers, tea leaves (no bags), the lot. It was fantastic. It was like sitting in my grandma’s front room. Dainese are over here in a big way and …

RC45 at PB trackday

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Photo: I’m as sore as you like, but it doesn’t matter, because I’ve just got back from riding a proper ex-works RC45. This wasn’t a made up thing from a road bike but the proper race bike that Rutter and Simpson raced at the TT. It can’t have weighed anymore than 150kg (my 08 blade Superbike is 180kg). The RC45 …

Looking back at the NW

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Well, here I am Sunday afternoon after the North West and sore is not the word, but then I suppose you’d expect to be after hitting a kerb with my arse at a good 120mph. It’s not the end of the world though. We didn’t had the best NW200 but it could have been a damnsight worse. Look at the …

Meet Guy at Cadwell this week

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Guy will attend PB’s 90s track evening that is being held at Cadwell this Tuesday, May 20. Things get under way at 5pm. It’s free entry as far as we know.  

Rave On

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I live in a right small village in Lincolnshire. I could be the town crier, I know everything that’s going on. Or so I thought. The village is  a bit old-fashioned, we only got electricity last week. and by the sounds of it we have just caught onto rave music. The village was host to an illegal rave all Saturday night till eight ‘o’ clock Sunday morning. Kept …