Author: Erica Gassor

Putting words together……………

After Sunday’s ride I got to think about writing a report which in turn made me think about “Putting words together”. A few words put alongside each other can conjure up pictures and emotions so for a change here are some that


It’s 10.30 on the Saturday of our Oxford HOC rally at The Gate Hangs High and time to start the ride out. After the pre brief for all the riders,  Mark swings his leg over his Honda and settles down

Oxford Steaming Ahead!

Our March ride out took place on St Patricks Day and led for the first time by our erstwhile hard working secretary Erica, our very own bundle of energy. She provided a ride out that was really Steaming, she had

Winterising your Bike – Nigel Coulson Chief Operating Officer Aegis Moto Ltd.

There are lots of on-line guides and blog entries dedicated to beating corrosion on your bike over winter and an assortment of chemicals to help do the job. But whatever methods and chemicals you personally prefer, the most important thing

January ride out!

My self, Mark, Glen and John departed from Peartree at 10:30, we decided not to use drop off and we had a flowing ride passing through the centre of Reading only being slowed by two sets of red lights.   South

All ready for 2019!

On the first day of 2019 HOC Oxford members met up for their annual New Year’s day lunch at The Gate Hangs High, Hook Norton – where Oxford hold their annual rally (this year on the 12th-14th of July).  A


M I N U T E S of the HOC OXFORD BRANCH AGM Tuesday 7th Nov 2017 (26 members present)   1. Apologies for absence:- Jim and Sue Gettings/Keith and Sandra Pooley/ 2. Matters arising from the Minutes:- Last year’s minutes

Ride to Hayling Island

  Ride to Hayling Island    We had a good ride out today, 10 bikes tuned up on time, and we were all fuelled up and ready to go by 09.30, minus Sandra as she was still at home trying

Ride out’s 2016

During this year we have planned a ride out on the third Sunday of each month, with a different leader and tail ender.  The leader chooses a destination and plans the route (with help from Ted if required) and the

The HOC Oxford AGM with election of Committee

ABRIDGED M I N U T ES of the HOC OXFORD BRANCH AGM Tuesday 3rd Nov 2015                                                                                       (28