BBQ Carol’s August 22/21

Hi,  I was told ,it was suggested, that I give a report on the BBQ. Well sure, Carol's is an older model Broil King 18x24 cooking area. The 3 propane fired burners gave us a good cooking surface, we didn't use the side burner and ..... oh... sorry the people and stuff yah. It was a sunny … [Read more...]

Canada Day 2021 @ Celtic Court

        Our kick off event went very well.  We had a dozen people for lunch then we headed up to Celtic Court. As the front car for the drive I felt rather disappointed with my skills when I arrived at St Anthony St with just 4 cars behind me.  I quickly turned back to locate the missing.  None to … [Read more...]

October 13, 2020 Cabot Trail Drive

We knew it was going to happen and it did. October 13 Cabot Trail Drive. It started quite early, and not easily. 2C is a cold day for an open air drive but if you were outside listening closely you'd 've heard the low rumbling coughs – and the cars were noisy too! Through the mist and fog little … [Read more...]

Beach Time August 8/20

I didn't hear of any police reports from Saturday about excessive speed, naughty behaviour, reckless driving – though we were wreckless.  There was mention of over eating and too much sun! Well it was a swarthy lot of old seadogs washed ashore in Main a Dieu this weekend. Having wandered the … [Read more...]

BATANS Xmas Outing to McAdam Railway Station NB 2019

On November 28th, avoiding various forecasts of impending "mixed bag" weather across the NS & into New Brunswick, "the group of 6" from Cape Breton ventured out to land in Fredericton for Friday, the 29th! They successfully navigated their way and more or less missed the weather happenings in … [Read more...]