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Friday 1 January 1999
1900-2215
Social: Cinema Trip, Star Trek Insurrection
8 present: Neil Ault, Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, Michael Jones, Lee Jordan, Oliver Lindley, Gavin Pearson, Ian Yolland
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

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Sunday 3 January 1999Afternoon ride: Venford Reservoir
9 present: Richard Burge, Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, Luke Fursdon, Simon Hopper, Michael Jones, Ashley Loder, Gavin Pearson, Ian Yolland
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

[Budgie had a blow-out.]

Friday 8 January 1999Social: Tour Preview, Yorkshire Dales
9 present: Neil Ault, Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, John Hayes, Simon Hopper, Michael Jones, Lee Jordan, Ashley Loder, Gavin Pearson
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

[Colin's parents also came along.]

Sunday 10 January 1999
1000-1645
Day ride: CurtisknowleVery cold with sunny periods
7 present: Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, Colin Ford, Luke Fursdon, Simon Hopper, Michael Jones, Ian Yolland
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

[10.45 Totnes. Ryan went home because he felt too cold. Michael came home with him and took an hour and a quarter to persuade him that he might want to go after all. Others went to Totnes and after waiting half an hour rang Michael and pressed on. Michael and Ryan caught them just before Harbertonford. Left car just after Harbertonford. Arrived Curtisknowle river bank at 1.10. Some sunshine but very cold. Café at South Brent, home by 4.45.]

Friday 15 January 1999
1900-2215
Social: Indoor Games Evening
9 present: Neil Ault, Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, Simon Hopper, Michael Jones, Oliver Lindley, Ashley Loder, Austin Loder, Phillip Oakley
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

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Sunday 17 January 1999Morning ride: North HuishCold and mainly sunny, one shower
8 present: Richard Burge, Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, Colin Ford, Luke Fursdon, Michael Jones, Ashley Loder, Austin Loder
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

[Cold, mainly sunny - one shower. Dean hill, Horsebrook road to Avonwick from Marley Head. North Huish, Bickham Bridge, home via Diptford, Rattery and Pennywell.]

Friday 22 January 1999
1900-2215
Social: The Chocolate Competition
7 present: Richard Burge, Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, Michael Jones, Lee Jordan, Oliver Lindley, Phillip Oakley
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

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Sunday 24 January 1999
1000-1530
Day ride: Exeter Ship CanalWindy and often wet
5 present: Richard Burge, Ryan Edmondson, Luke Fursdon, Simon Hopper, Michael Jones
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

[Wet start, further showers during the morning. 10.20 Ashburton, 11.00 Gappah. Decided to shorten the ride in view of the weather. Coffee at Bovey. Lunch on Haytor in strong gale force winds. Dry afternoon, home just before rain started at 3.30.]

Friday 29 January 1999Social: Snooker, Torquay
10 present: David Ault, Neil Ault, Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, Luke Fursdon, Dayle Guy, John Hayes, Michael Jones, Austin Loder, Gavin Pearson
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

[Neil was not present for the whole evening. David brought a friend. Played Snooker and Pool at Galaxy, Torquay. Holes seemed very small and a long way away on the enormous snooker tables.]

Sunday 31 January 1999Day ride: Beehive Hut
9 present: Richard Burge, Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, Luke Fursdon, Dayle Guy, John Hayes, Michael Jones, Lee Jordan, Gavin Pearson
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

[Met Luke just beyond Huccaby Bridge. Reached Postbridge at 12.45, lunch by clapper bridge. Bridle path towards Beehive Hut - started with some muddy patches but very pleasant later. Only got half way in the time however. Took the northerly road to Widecombe Green café for half an hour, home via Leusdon and Hembury.]

Friday 5 February 1999
1900-2215
Social: Indoor Games Evening
9 present: Neil Ault, Richard Burge, Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, Michael Jones, Lee Jordan, Ashley Loder, Austin Loder, Gavin Pearson
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

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Sunday 7 February 1999
1415-1645
Afternoon ride: Broadhempston
12 present: Richard Burge, Julian Duquemin, Colin Ford, Luke Fursdon, Dayle Guy, Simon Hopper, Michael Jones, Lee Jordan, Ashley Loder, Austin Loder, Arthur Unknown (Junior, Devon), Daniel Unknown (Junior, Devon)
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

[Green Lane, track to Abham, through to Staverton and Broadhempston. 15 minutes in the play park. A youngster from the village was interested in the club. Returned directly via Green Lane by 4.45. Weather - sunny but cold. (Ryan stayed home with a cold.)]

Friday 12 February 1999
1900-2215
Social: Video Evening
7 present: Neil Ault, Richard Burge, Julian Duquemin, Dayle Guy, Michael Jones, Austin Loder, Gavin Pearson
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

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Sunday 14 February 1999
1000-1630
Day ride: Noss MayoLight drizzle in the morning
7 present: Richard Burge, Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, Luke Fursdon, John Hayes, Simon Hopper, Michael Jones
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

[10.50 South Brent, 11.00 Avonwick. Some light drizzle in morning but made it to Noss Mayo for lunch at 1.00. Home by 4.30.]

Friday 19 February 1999
1900-2215
Social: Ten-pin Bowling, Torquay
7 present: Neil Ault, Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, Luke Fursdon, Dayle Guy, Michael Jones, Austin Loder
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

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Sunday 21 February 1999
1000-1305
Morning ride: HaytorCold and windy, showers
10 present: Richard Burge, Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, Luke Fursdon, Dayle Guy, Simon Hopper, Michael Jones, Lee Jordan, Austin Loder, Arthur Unknown
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

[Cold with strong wind and variable drizzle and showrers. Completed ride past Haytor. Very tiring. Home by 1.05.]

Friday 26 February 1999
1900-2215
Social: Indoor Games Evening
9 present: Neil Ault, Richard Burge, Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, Dayle Guy, Simon Hopper, Michael Jones, Lee Jordan, Phillip Oakley
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

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Sunday 28 February 1999
1000-1700
Day ride: DoddiscombsleighWindy, rain later
6 present: Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, Dayle Guy, Simon Hopper, Michael Jones, Gavin Pearson
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

[10.20 Ashburton, 11.00 Chudleigh Bridge. Windy, bright start swept us to Christow, half an hour on the BMX track, then lunch at Doddiscombsleigh. Rain began, heavy by Bovey Tracey so café stop there before final push home in atrocious conditions. Home by 5.00.]

Friday 5 March 1999
1900-2215
Social: Music Quiz
9 present: Richard Burge, Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, Michael Jones, Lee Jordan, Ashley Loder, Austin Loder, Gavin Pearson, Daniel Smith
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

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Sunday 7 March 1999
1415-1710
Afternoon ride: Combe FishacreCold but dry
6 present: Richard Burge, Ryan Edmondson, Luke Fursdon, Simon Hopper, Michael Jones, Austin Loder
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

[Staverton, saw Moto Cross on hill all the way to Combe Fishacre, home via Broadhempston by 5.10. Cold but dry.]

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