end of season and a long trip to Brid again.
of highlights, started writing a BIG review , then thought fuck
it, no-one reads it apart from me and my mum (Hi Mum)...so I'll
just mark the highlights...
through to Dunbar early... but no lights.
Gary & MaDGE leave about 12:45... 1st stop just outside
Grantshouse, MaDGE's headset needs sellotaped up.
through all the Tyne Tunnel traffic in good time & catch
up with car with Ali, Cat & Iain in it ... Iain now
driving as he had his eyes on all the Magners.
outside Whitby, Iain & MaDGE fashion a battery powered
back light and tape a pump up front one.
maself at Geoff pumping like mad as we drive passed a patrol
car entering Brid.
in... pints in... pubs !
up with Nik, GYScootchick, Sanderson, Tara, Shelly & others
from SBW in the Corner Bar.
do' is heavin' Basket Case good set - entertaining as ever,
good stage show... chattin with Donald & Billy (Dalkeith)
and others , Lone Sharks etc. Snail... pop ! Nice. Good do'
bail out about 12:30 to find chippie open and available...
fail.. back to hotel... pished all the same... very pished.
moring... miss breakfast...into Cafe at 11:30... deeein'.
Meet up with Geoff & Gary... arcades... puggies. Find
Skolar again... time to get dressed up...
time ! What a laugh . Gary looks brill ! Drive around town
on scoots with our costumes on, funniest thing I've done in
years. Dump scoots... head to pubs. Get some looks , photos
taken then off to do.
early... 1st band ok... Glambusters on after were ok too...
do seemed quiter.. nice ammount of booze for me and Ali.
Make breakfast. Feel good. Even got a Sunday Mail. Journey
back starts off with MaDGE's tail light falling off.
as far out as Whitby (ish) Geoff's sounds rough. Quick stop...
exhaust cracked , no bolts.. dodgey as... AA time. Bye MaDGE.
clocks over 90mph on the Widda Maker 166.
& Gary leave Skolar to have his herbal refreshment, go
through Middlesbrough - twice - then eventually onto A19.
Meeting up with some Berwick lads & Stu at every fuel
stop - Shep broke down earlier.
dark , black visor up... getting cold , no jersey on, no water/windproofs...
freezing... at Berwick , nearly there.
rally. Great crack with a great bunch of folks.
to the VCS Superheroes SC.