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by Mervin
Jan 19th, '19, 18:38
Forum: Latest Information
Topic: new bypass from Newton to Torquay gets magic cameras,'for safety'
Replies: 9
Views: 81

Re: new bypass from Newton to Torquay gets magic cameras,'for safety'

Yes and i heard the other day the reason for average speed cameras was because residents where complaining about the vehicles speeding on it ,
and as for the 10% + 2mph this article states you can be done for 1mph over
https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-ne ... ge-1803391
by Mervin
Jan 19th, '19, 17:04
Forum: Latest Information
Topic: new bypass from Newton to Torquay gets magic cameras,'for safety'
Replies: 9
Views: 81

Re: new bypass from Newton to Torquay gets magic cameras,'for safety'

that road is a bloody cheapskate half baked menace, why oh why has it got traffic lights on it instead of a flyover an slip roads to keep traffic moving , and as for the 50 mph limit well that is bloody stupid , the from Barnstaple to Braunton is annoying at 50 but it has crossing points so I can se...
by Mervin
Jan 19th, '19, 12:00
Forum: Bike Banter
Topic: North Coast 500 trip
Replies: 9
Views: 150

Re: North Coast 500 trip

I did a lot of that area in an artic a few years ago definetly some good scenery up there , even some of the A roads are single track with passing places
by Mervin
Jan 16th, '19, 17:44
Forum: Off-Topic Banter
Topic: Once Upon a Time...
Replies: 1
Views: 43

Re: Once Upon a Time...

Yup when britain was great , and some of these old blokes that keep o0n about a brexit think that will come back overnight , Have you ever been to Haynes and seen the list of British motorcycle manafacurewrs on the wall ?
by Mervin
Jan 16th, '19, 16:36
Forum: Off-Topic Banter
Topic: Dry January?
Replies: 8
Views: 98

Re: Dry January?

And most pubs are struggling to , think of the poor landlords
by Mervin
Jan 14th, '19, 19:49
Forum: Bike Banter
Topic: Best routes and sights in the SW?
Replies: 16
Views: 293

Re: Best routes and sights in the SW?

You gotta take in Porlock hill , I was up at Princetown once with a bunch of adventure bikers they where heading back north and going via the A39 , and had spent the previous evening winding poor Sharrie up about Porlock , she eventually came to me and said , youre local Merv is it that bad , I said...
by Mervin
Jan 14th, '19, 17:39
Forum: Bike Banter
Topic: Best routes and sights in the SW?
Replies: 16
Views: 293

Re: Best routes and sights in the SW?

all god suggestions there, theroad from Padstow to Newquay is a good un on a bike provided there are not to many grockles around , th A 39 after Bideford to Bude and down to Wadebridge is pretty good to get you there , Exeter to Torrington (2 or 3 routes all of them not bad) Grub van on Torrington c...
by Mervin
Jan 14th, '19, 17:35
Forum: Say hello
Topic: Arrrrreeeet
Replies: 17
Views: 247

Re: Arrrrreeeet

Helo good evning and welcome Mike. I will stick with Mikeas that other name is a bit long winded
by Mervin
Jan 13th, '19, 19:58
Forum: Latest Information
Topic: uh oh
Replies: 24
Views: 311

Re: th oh

The whole CDV thing is quite murky. To qualify as CDV it has to be on the registration form. My 2015 MK2 Citroen Berlingo meets all the requirements of CDV, but is registered as a light commercial vehicle (van) and is therefore subject to the lower speed limits. We have had people caught doing 70 o...
by Mervin
Jan 13th, '19, 19:14
Forum: Latest Information
Topic: uh oh
Replies: 24
Views: 311

Re: th oh

Oh yes Smokey Joes, that is a very busy cafe, was down there last spring decided to have a mixed grill, there was enough food for 2 on that plate,
by Mervin
Jan 13th, '19, 19:12
Forum: Ride Outs
Topic: Ride out to Hartland Hill Climb - March 31st
Replies: 11
Views: 160

Re: Ride out to Hartland Hill Climb - March 31st

thats the one, I was tipping chippings in theyard opposite there , for an irish gang that where spreading them all over the roads
by Mervin
Jan 13th, '19, 18:09
Forum: Ride Outs
Topic: Ride out to Hartland Hill Climb - March 31st
Replies: 11
Views: 160

Re: Ride out to Hartland Hill Climb - March 31st

Just seen Zukis is giving bikers a 10% discount :-bd ~o) :-bd Reckon we might give it a try then. just the job, let us know how it is , I was up there delivering the dreaded surface dressing last summer but not much room to park an artic near the cafe , more room down by the place we where tipping ...
by Mervin
Jan 13th, '19, 18:00
Forum: Latest Information
Topic: uh oh
Replies: 24
Views: 311

Re: th oh

Its on the A30 just west of the Camborne west junction between camborne and Hayle

also see this for more info https://www.gov.uk/speed-limits

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by Mervin
Jan 13th, '19, 10:53
Forum: Latest Information
Topic: happy birthday goatpants
Replies: 1
Views: 42

Re: happy birthday goatpants

:YMPARTY: :YMPARTY: :YMPARTY: Happy birthday Goatie
by Mervin
Jan 13th, '19, 10:50
Forum: Latest Information
Topic: uh oh
Replies: 24
Views: 311

Re: th oh

The infamous Roseworthy dip on the A30 in cornwall has caught many a driver , it has a speed camera on it , it is 4 lanes, 2 up 2 down , but as it has no central reservation / barrier it is only classed a sa single carriageway road , they have made loads of money out of that camera over the years , ...