The Field

For the past few weeks a few of us have been venturing up to a field where we have been given permission to hack around on bikes. I think we are helping get the place ready for the plough but either way, we hav...

The Sprint

It has been nearly 5 weeks since I returned from the bike trip. There must be something wrong with space/time because it sure doesn’t seem that long. I have only just started compiling the video but, luckily, w...

Bucket List Tour

I have just returned from a great 2000 mile trip to Munich, the Nurburgring, Spa and... er... Birmingham! There was lots of riding, beer and speed. The photo above is me taking the R1200 GS Adventure round the ...

The road to adventure

For the past few years I have been permanently on the verge of buying a new BMW motor bike. There was always a financial or "other" practical reason to put it off though. Nothing has changed in that respect but...

Off-road in Wales

The trip up to Wales was interesting. We had plenty of time due to the early arrival of the ferry. This turned out to be a good thing because the GPS was set to avoid motorways. For the first hour or so, we wer...

Dice Silverline iPod Integration

This was quite a nice job to be done as it didn't involve any oil or grease! It did, of course, involve quite a challenge. Not being inclined to do something the easy way, we managed to choose a particularly di...

The making of an E46

Depending on how good your German is, this old video might not make any sense to you (I certainly don't understand a word!). The video shows how BMW create an E46 from start to finish. The manufacturing process...