Our first ride out of 2018 is to Frampton Arms for Lunch and Skittles. Details below.

Can’t make it for the ride out; bike off the road; short on time?  Why not join us at the Frampton Arms anyway for an enjoyable game of skittles/natter with fellow bikers.  Meet at Frampton Arms at 12:30. 

Ride Out to:

Frampton Arms for Skittles and Lunch


The ride out is open to all Members Associates and Pillions.  New associates are warmly welcomed but before attending their first ride out, please seek clearance by your Observer.


Sunday 7 Jan 18


Top of Town car park, Dorchester

Briefing and Departure:

Assemble 09:30 ready for prompt 10:00 departure.


Given the changeable winter weather, two routes have been planned, and a decision on the route will be made on the day.  Both are shown below.

Primary Route:

Clavell's Restaurant, Kimmeridge for breakfast/coffee via Broadmayne, West Knighton, Lulworth, and Steeple.  Then onto Frampton Arms via Wareham, Bere Regis via A354 at Winterbourne Whitechurch to Puddletown before heading down to Frampton Arms via Tolpuddle and Affpuddle.


Alternative Route:

Broadwindsor Arts Centre Café for breakfast/coffee then onto Frampton Arms via Bridport, then along the coast road before bypassing Dorchester and heading up through Broadmayne.


09:30:  Meet

09:45: Brief

10:00: Depart Dorchester Top of Town car park

10:40: Breakfast/coffee stop

12:20: Arrive Frampton Arms

12:30 – 14:30 Lunch and Skittles.

14:30: Disperse and return home independently


20 miles out to Café,

40 miles to Frampton Arms

Total mileage 60 miles.


A mix of A and B class roads (Route decision and further details provided on the day).

Main Route:

Alternative Route:

Ride Out Leader / Organiser:

Brian Purnell

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