From left, Tracey Irwin and Kerry Jefferson, of the Lippy Ladies MCC, who presented the York Blind & Partially Sighted elephant mascot and chief officer Diane Roworth with £100 to buy more collecting boxes. (Image courtesy of The York Press)
Both the past and present Chair of the Lippy Ladies MCC met the pink elephant mascot of the York Blind and Partially Sighted Society (YBPSS) on Friday 9th August, to hand over a donated of £100.
The charity, chosen by Kerry Jefferson who is also a volunteer for YBPSS, works to help the visually impaired maintain their independence.
The donation will be used to purchase three collection tins.
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Lippy Lady: Jane Miller
Name: Jane Miller
Current bike: Yamaha Drag Star 650cc
How long have you been riding: 37 years
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Get your motor runnin’
Head out on the Highway
Looking for a Death Star………….
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As bikers we frequently have to deal with adverse weather conditions. Check out this motorcycle training article for an understanding of how wind affects your steering inputs, and techniques to help you keep your motorcycle steady and on course.
Image: Courtesy of Steve Waller. TT demonstrates the inherent stability of a bike, in gusty conditions
Motorcycle training has included advice on what to wear whilst riding a motorcycle for some time now. And every biker has faced the ultimate style conundrum – to Dayglo or not! Continue reading