Buddies, Beer and Bonneville

06-05-18

Got a call from a buddy of mine on Sunday asking if I would like to go out on the bike (Triumph Bonneville) on bank holiday Monday (yesterday), yes please I said, where shall we go, how about visiting our buddy who has recently moved out to Stamford, Lincolnshire. I dug out my crash helmet and old motorbike jacket, the crash helmet was good but the jacket was a tight fit, it must have shrunk !!!!!!! so I had to wear my windproof cycling jacket, it only has one pocket so was restricted to carrying my mobile and some cash. It’s been quite a few years since I’ve been on the back of a bike and I was a bit nervous, but it was OK, my friend is a very experienced rider. The weather was great, and we had a good time. Stamford is a lovely town with some exceptional architecture.

Albert Bridge (1881)
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High Street
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The Pub & All Saints Brewery
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Very tasty. 

Browne’s Hospital (Built In 1475)
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I still don’t feel that comfortable using my phone camera, but it was better than nothing.

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3 thoughts on “Buddies, Beer and Bonneville

  1. Frank Lehnen

    Great photos, thank you!

    I have noticed too that with time passing most clothing shrinks mysterously… must be some planned obsolescence scheme by the manufacturere. Can’t think of any other explanation.

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  2. blosslyn

    Nothing wrong with those photos, and yes, it seems to be a natural occurrence that clothes will shrink when you stop using them, not sure why 🙂 We visit Stamford quite a bit, but I have never been to Browne’s Hospital, so will look next time.

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