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Posted By Czes Wicherek On 15th June 2015
Saturday, 01 October 2022
  • RTTW (Laurence Tyrell/Ken Hall)


    Description:

    An all day annual ritual ride to the arboretum at Oswestry to remember all servicemen & women who gave the ultimate sacrifice for queen and country. 

    The ride will be leaving at the Cobham services to the  meeting point at Cherwell services on the M40 where there will be many others gathering to join other groups along the long journey to the arboretum  

    Meet Cobham services 06:00am and Departure time 06.30am  

    Total return miles 390 and and a full day out. 

    RTTW is a unique motorcycling event which gives motorcyclists an opportunity to gather together at a place of remembrance, to pay their respects to our serving and fallen service men and women and in doing so, raise funds solely for the purpose of perpetuating their memory and recognising the sacrifice made.

    https://hogsbackchapteruk.smugmug.com/Other/Teaser-2022/n-z5p2Fp/i-6tntfwZ/A

    You will need to pre-register for this ride with https://www.rttw.org/index.php

    If you haven't pre-registered, it is now too late and you will to pay at the door to sign-in!

  • Macmillan Coffee Morning at GHD


    Description:

    We are hosting a Macmillan Coffee Morning at the dealership on Saturday 1st October 2022.

    Please get baking! Your support no matter how small, has the power to raise vital funds for people living with cancer.

    The coffee morning will run from 10am until 2pm in the coffee lounge upstairs.

    Please come along and eat some cake and savouries!

    Thanks for your support, see you there!

Sunday, 02 October 2022
  • Ace Café, London (Mike Terry) - RIDE CANCELLED!


Thursday, 06 October 2022
  • Club Night at Brooklands


    Description:

    Hogsback Club Night at the iconic Brooklands and a start time 6.00pm to approx. 10.00pm and there is a twist!  

    Part of  the museum will be opened for tours. This is the Stratosphere chamber building which contains (no surprise) the stratosphere, aircraft engine displays, radio room and Barnes Wallis bomb display. Guided tours of the Strat chamber have been arranged to show you around the exhibits until about 9pm.


    Please note there are extensive building works going on at the main building. This will mean we can't use the balcony as previously and entrance is via the main doors then you go up the stairs to the bar and main room.

    https://hogsbackchapteruk.org/club-night-special-brooklands-museum/

    Entrance via the Campbell Gate KT13 0QN we will be parking within the grounds of the museum.

    The bar opens at 6.00pm and food will be served at 6.30pm.  

    There is a £12.50 menu of Beef Lasagne with salad and garlic bread OR Bean and mushroom chilli with rice

    Eileen will need to know numbers so please email activities@hogsbackchapteruk.org with your choice as we need to know numbers asap,  you will pay on the night at Brooklands.

    Please contact activities@hogsbackchapteruk.org  with any questions

    The very rough plan for the evening is as follows:

    Arrival and dinner
    Dell to welcome all members
    Dell/Katie welcome new members
    Ride program update until the Remembrance Ride.
    Golden key raffle draw (Leigh will be selling tickets throughout the evening)

    Hopefully see you all there!

Friday, 07 October 2022
  • Farnborough Aircraft Facilities (Mike Terry)


    Description:

    A joint visit by Hogsback Chapter (14 visitors) & Brooklands (6 visitors) to Natural Impacts’ Gas Gun for Bird Strike Test and QinetiQ’s 5m Low Speed Wind Tunnel

    Join Mike for coffee at the Princess Royal at 09:00am before a short ride at 09:45am to Farnborough for a day seeing some of the aircraft test and evaluation facilities, originally part of the Royal Aircraft Establishment

    We will visit a gas gun used for testing the high speed impact of objects hitting aircraft as well as a massive wind tunnel used for developing Boeing’s transport aircraft. We also visit a historic aircraft still being used for research and enjoy fish & chips in the canteen. Afterwards there’s an opportunity to debrief in the nearby social club

    Due to the nature of the site and its facilities this event is numbers-limited (14) and strictly first-come-first-served. Mike will operate a reserve list.

    Please email Mike: michael.terry@btinternet.com

    See https://hogsbackchapteruk.org/farnborough-aircraft-facilities/

Saturday, 08 October 2022
  • Torque Moto Café (Hamish Rogers)


    Description:

    Join Hamish for a gentle ride through the A and B roads of Surrey and Sussex, stopping for coffee and a bacon roll at the Torque Moto Café.

    https://www.torquemotocafe.co.uk/

    Hamish will return to GHD via a different route

    Outward leg: Approx. 55 mins (30 miles) and return leg: Approx. 1 hr (40 miles)

    Total mileage 70 miles

    Meet: GHD 9.30am for 10:00am departure

Sunday, 09 October 2022
  • Tangmere Military Aviation Museum (Bent Beck)


    Description:

    A ride down to Tangmere for a visit to their aviation museum and a bite to eat at the on site café. Entrance to the museum is £10.

    About 1hr 15minutes on the way down and just over an hour for the return with a 70 miles round trip.

    Meet at GHD at 10:00am for a 10:30am departure.

Thursday, 13 October 2022
  • THOGS (Ride Leader & Destination to be Confirmed)


    Description:

    The ride description for a THOGS ride is normally updated the week before the ride.

Saturday, 15 October 2022
  • Ride Destination TBC (Rob Eves)


    Description:

    More details to follow ...

Sunday, 16 October 2022
  • Aerodrome Café Goodwood (Andy England)


    Description:

    Meet up at Rykas café 9.00am for a 9.15am departure as we ride south to the Aerodrome café in glorious Goodwood.

    Plan is to get there before the 11.30am cut off for breakfast.

    Not my normal twisty turning farm track roads but should still be fun, if I remember the way.

Thursday, 20 October 2022
  • THOGS (Ride Leader & Destination to be Confirmed)


    Description:

    The ride description for a THOGS ride is normally updated the week before the ride.

Saturday, 22 October 2022
  • Brunch at Harbour Lights (Caroline Shotton)


    Description:

    A gentle bimble down to the Harbour Lights café for brunch.

    Meet at GHD at 10am for stands up at 10.30am.

    About 40 miles on a variety of roads, you’ll be back at GHD between 1.30 and 2pm.

    Suitable for all bikes and trikes.

Sunday, 23 October 2022
  • "The Deck" at Emsworth Yacht Harbour (Al Denton-Miller)


    Description:

    Join Al for a pleasant bimble over the South Downs to "The Deck" at Emsworth Yacht Harbour for a spot of brunch, followed by a ride back towards Guildford for those that fancy it.

    Expect about 45 miles each way with no motorways. 

    Last brunch orders are at 11:30am, so meeting time is 09:00am for an 09:30am departure from GHD. 

    I need to give the restaurant an idea of numbers ahead of time, so if you would like to come, please email me in advance at al.denton-miller@hogsbackchapteruk.org to let me know.

Tuesday, 25 October 2022
  • Bat out of Hell (Suzi & Rob Eves)


    Description:

    Bringing to life the legendary anthems of Jim Steinman& Meat Loaf, this critically acclaimed production uniquely combines the magic and excitement of a musical with the immense energy of rock ‘n’ roll.

    Join Strat, the forever young leader of rebellious gang ‘The Lost’ as he falls in love with Raven, the beautiful daughter of the tyrannical ruler of Obsidian.

    Hogsback have been asked to display bikes at Woking theatre for the tour of Bat out of Hell. We have been told members supporting will get free tickets. More details to follow. 

    Register interest with suzi.eves@hogsbackchapteruk.org

    https://hogsbackchapteruk.smugmug.com/Other/Teaser-2022/n-z5p2Fp/i-BLh4Wf9/A

    We are organising the bat out of hell evening to display some bikes outside Woking theatre on the 25th of October. For doing this the show are offering anyone who attends free tickets to see it on a Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday during the time it is on at Woking.

    We need anyone who wants to be part of it to email us at suzi.eves@hogsbackchapteruk.org so we can pass on to the theatre the names and an amount of people who will attend.

    Thanks
    Rob and Suzi 

Thursday, 27 October 2022
  • THOGS (Ride Leader & Destination to be Confirmed)


    Description:

    The ride description for a THOGS ride is normally updated the week before the ride.

Saturday, 29 October 2022
  • Before the clocks go back (Hamish Rogers)


    Description:

    Join Hamish for a blast up the A272 to Loomies for brunch.

    Return ride to GHD via the Hindhead tunnel.

    Total mileage: 70

    Meet at GHD: 9:30am. Stands up 10:00am

Sunday, 30 October 2022
  • After the clocks go back (Axel Thill)


    Description:

    We ride about 100 miles on a variety of twisted roads and stunning autumn scenery.

    With a stop at Whiteways Café for drinks and a bacon bap, and Goodwood Racing Circuit for photos.

    The ride officially ends after a roar through the Hindhead tunnel.

    Meeting at GHD from 10am for a 10:30 departure - 10am was actually 11am the day before, so no excuses - as last night the clocks went back and you had an extra hour of sleep.

Thursday, 03 November 2022
  • Club Night at the Princess Royal


    Description:

    Hogsback Club Night at the Princess Royal, Guildford Rd, Runfold, Farnham GU10 1NX and a start time around 7:30pm

    The very rough plan for the evening is as follows:

    Dell to welcome all members
    New Members welcome
    Golden key raffle draw (Leigh will be selling tickets throughout the evening)

    Hopefully see you all there!

Sunday, 06 November 2022
  • Jenner's Café Annual Hogsback Crazy Golf Tournament (Suzi Eves)


    Description:

    The annual ride to Jenner's Café for a game of crazy golf, a cuppa tea and a bite to eat.

    We will wind our way there via Windsor Great Park and some other interesting roads.

    Suzi's return ride will head towards to GHD for those that want and led ride back.

    They will be a prize for the winner of the crazy golf, if you can beat Rob!

    Meet GHD 9:30am for a 10:00am departure.

Thursday, 10 November 2022
  • THOGS (Ride Leader & Destination to be Confirmed)


    Description:

    The ride description for a THOGS ride is normally updated the week before the ride.

Saturday, 12 November 2022
  • Hogsback Go Karting Challenge (Andy Williams)


    Description:

    Indoor Go Kart racing event. It would take place at Farnborough Hampshire on 12th November after riding season has finished. 

    Andy is looking for members to join in a friendly competition to be Hogsback Champion 2022.

    He has secured an exclusive session for Hogsback only, and have limited spaces of 16, so this is a first come first serve basis.

    I will be leading a ride from GHD at 10.15am to Teamsport go kart track Farnborough, where the fun will begin.

    For all enquires and cost please contact andy.williams@hogsbackchapteruk.org

    https://hogsbackchapteruk.smugmug.com/Other/Teaser-2022/n-z5p2Fp/i-rdjqFMw/A

  • Ride Destination TBC (Hamish Rogers)


    Description:

    Ride description to be added ...

  • Garage Day GHD Puncture Repair (Chris Gibbons)


    Description:

    Guildford Harley-Davidson have generously agreed to host a 2-3 hour workshop Saturday afternoon to cover puncture repair for Hogsback members

    Due to the nature of the site and its facilities this event is numbers-limited (10) and strictly first-come-first-served. I will be running a reserve list.

    The cost is a donation in our charity bucket!

    Please contact paul.cutler@hogsbackchapteruk.org if you wish to attend.

Sunday, 13 November 2022
  • Remembrance Ride (Laurence Tyrrell)


    Description:

    Please arrive at Ryka’s in plenty of time for an early tea & bacon sandwich where we will hold a minute's silence at 11:00am in the car park to remember those that have given their life past and present .

    Laurence will provide a brief description of the route before we depart around 11.15am to take a leisurely ride through some scenic A and B roads to Shamley Green Christ Church where a poppy wreath will be laid.

    A poem written and read out by Gordon Allen will end the ceremony.

Saturday, 19 November 2022
  • Garage Day GHD General Motorcycle Maintenance (Chris Gibbons)


    Description:

    Guildford Harley-Davidson have generously agreed to host a 2-3 hour workshop Saturday afternoon to cover basic maintenance for Hogsback members

    Due to the nature of the site and its facilities this event is numbers-limited (10) and strictly first-come-first-served. I will be running a reserve list.

    The cost is a donation in our charity bucket!

    Please contact paul.cutler@hogsbackchapteruk.org if you wish to attend.

Saturday, 26 November 2022
  • End of Season Party (EOS)


    Description:

    End of Season Party 

    Theme - Story Characters, TV Films, Nursery Rhymes, books the list goes on, from Spiderman to the Flower pot men, Little Bo Peep to Cruella.  Most original wins a prize..  Think outside the box!

    6:30pm for 7:00pm ... and bedtime at 1:00am

    DJ Rob Paston, Live Band, Charity Raffle, Presentations and Toscars

    Tickets include food and drinks package and will be on sale club night

    £30.00 members £35.00 guests
    Hilton Cobham
    If you are staying overnight
    Single B&B £115.00
    Double B&B £125.00
    Booking reference to follow

    If you are not going to be at club night and want a ticket email

    activities@hogsbackchapteruk.org Tickets are limited so don’t miss out

    To book with discounted rate at the Hilton Cobham, please use the link below

    http://eventsathilton.com/show/631b63f2c79946064c15a584

    https://hogsbackchapteruk.org/end-of-season-party/

     

Thursday, 01 December 2022
  • Club Night at the Princess Royal


    Description:

    Hogsback Club Night at the Princess Royal, Guildford Rd, Runfold, Farnham GU10 1NX and a start time around 7:30pm

    The very rough plan for the evening is as follows:

    Dell to welcome all members
    New Members welcome
    Golden key raffle draw (Leigh will be selling tickets throughout the evening)

    Hopefully see you all there!

Saturday, 03 December 2022
  • Toy Run (Leigh Ballinger)


    Description:

    More details to follow ...