Ride Report – East Stour to Blandford

Saturday 17 April 2018 With a dry day predicted I booked a table for 12 at the Udder Farm but was surprised when 21 riders arrived all on bikes no cars, the largest number for a long time. The café managed to fit us all in and after our drinks and cake we all gathered […]

Neil Tomlinson 1938 to 2018

Neil Tomlinson 1938 to 2018 Neil Tomlinson sadly passed peacefully away late on Friday 6 April 2018. A service to celebrate his life is to be held at Norton Sub Hamdon Church at 12:00 Wednesday 18 April 2018, followed by refreshments at 13:00 in the Lord Nelson pub, Norton Sub Hamdon Bright attire please. Family flowers only Donations, if […]

Ride Report – Child Okeford to a Pub but not in Moreton

Saturday 31 March 2018 Having watched the weather forecast the night before, I was fairly confident that I would not be called upon to lead Saturday’s ride to Moreton. Imagine my disappointment when at 9.40 there was a knock on the door and outside were a bedraggled Charlie and Mike complaining that the café was […]

Ride Report – Sherborne to Cerne Abbas

Saturday 24 March 2018   With drizzle and cloud forecast we were surprised to find anyone at Castle Gardens. Yet, Charlie and Phil were already installed when we arrived, soon to be joined by Mary, Dave, Tony, Ben and Ron. Ed like us was using the Park and Ride. Refreshments taken, including vegetarian Easter Bunny […]

Ride Report – East Stour to !!!

Saturday 17 March 2018 Phil Williams 1942-2018 THE RIDE THAT NEVER WAS Mike Anyan and I arrived at The Udder Shop punctually at 10.00 on a very cold and windy morning. Something was wrong – no bikes could be seen parked outside the building, so alarm bells already started to ring. I knew Richard Nicholl […]

Phil Williams 1942 to 2018

Phil Williams 1942 to 2018 We regret to inform members that sadly Phil Williams passed away peacefully yesterday evening Tuesday 13 March 2018. Our condolences go to Lorraine and her family. The funeral will be at Yeovil Crematorium on Monday 26 March 2018 at 08:45 and will be followed by a buffet at the Red House Pub, Dorchester […]

Ride Report – Wincanton to South Cadbury

Saturday 9 March 2018 The weather people said we would have a wet morning and sorry to say they were right.  Jill Halton, Charlie Porter, Dave Matten, Paul Nicholson and Ron Cheeseman had all cycled from home to Wincanton Morrison’s and in consequence were somewhat damp but all joined me for the ride to Rose’s […]

Ride Report – East Stour not to Tisbury

24 February 2018 When Charlie told me that Paul Martin was unable to lead this ride I was happy to take it over as I know the roads well. With the route planned in my mind to take advantage of the promised sunny day, the east wind and the spectacular snowdrops around Pythouse, I phoned […]