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Welcome David Smith to the group.

I’m a new associate member called Dave. I’m 65 with nearly 50 years bike ownership. I bought my first bike aged 15, a Honda CB160 for£20. It was a non runner, so I pushed it 10 miles home and spent … Continue reading

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Notice of Annual AGM Monday 10th May

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by order of the Group Committee that the Annual General Meeting of ““Harrogate Advanced Bikes” will be held via Zoom meeting at 7.15pm on Monday 10th May . Paul Dresser is inviting you to a scheduled … Continue reading

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Re Publish of Andrew Pratt’s Stelvio Article, we thought this may wet the taste buds for when ridding starts again and we can all travel.

Destination Stelvio The second Saturday in June, saw seven of us on the 0900 Channel Tunnel crossing, having stayed in the Canterbury Travelodge the night before. The plan was simple, ride our bikes, see some scenery, and have a great … Continue reading

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Welcome to Trevor Wheeler

Please welcome Trevor to the group. For a very long time now I have been saying that I would join the IAM and do the advance test, finally got it done. I understand that during these difficult times and restrictions … Continue reading

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Spam Attack

Hi everyone. Our posting system was blocked by an attempted Spam attack, this has been repaired now so posts should be going back out. If you are receiving this it means it is working. Thanks

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HAB April Sunday Ride Out 18th & 25th

Well, we have waited a long time for this, but provided our government doesn’t move the goal posts further away at the last minute, our HAB rides can re-commence after the 12th April. Chris Armstrong will lead the ride on … Continue reading

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Proposed May Scottish Borders Trip

Following the necessary cancellation of the trip to the Scottish Borders in 2020 we have made an early rebooking of the event for May 2021 in the anticipation of the easing of the lockdown restrictions in Scotland. 10 single rooms … Continue reading

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Early Day Motion in support of the extension of CBT certificates

We are asking our members and friends to support the MCIA initiative (as detailed below). At the end are links to two example letters along with details of how to find your local MP. As usual we would be interested … Continue reading

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Minutes of committee meeting 18-1-21

Dear all, please find attached minutes of recent meeting.

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Chairman’s Spring (nearly) message

So unfortunately we are still in lockdown, but you know what, I’m starting to feel better. On my daily exercise walks I see snowdrops on the roadside and there are spring lambs springing in the fields. The days are getting … Continue reading

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