100% Biker & Trike Magazine Forums

Go Back   100% Biker & Trike Magazine Forums > 100% Biker > Biker Chat

Notices

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 22-11-2013, 11:19 AM
davidgamble davidgamble is offline
Administrator
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Posts: 19
Default Hello! We have some exciting news…

Dear All,

We have a new editor for 100% Biker in the name of…. Fanfares and jubilation… Blue Miller.

Blue, whom many (if not all) of you will know, has helped edit BSH for the last 14 or so years. We are delighted (and somewhat in awe) that she will be at the helm of the ship, steering it through both calm and stormy waters to become the UK's Best Selling Custom Bike Magazine, and you can bet she's hoisted the anchor and is ready to do just that

I would like to take this opportunity to welcome her to the Jazz crew.

I would also like to thank Nik Samson for the last 7 years+ service and wish him all the best with his future challenges.

All of our editors from Pat, Nik and now Blue as well as the team of people behind the scenes, have made 100% Biker the success it is today. I would like to thank all of you who have continued to support our magazine and welcome anyone that is thinking of opening the pages for the first time. If you are the latter of the two, you're going to wonder why it's taken this long, but what perfect timing to join us… You're in for one hell of a ride!

Many thanks

Dave Gamble
Publisher
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 22-11-2013, 11:31 AM
100%Pat's Avatar
100%Pat 100%Pat is offline
Talk, Type, Breath, Talk, Type, Breath....
 
Join Date: May 2004
Location: Hiding in the cupboard under the stairs
Posts: 4,657
Default

Fantastic News... I couldnt be more chuffed... Welcome Missus..
__________________
Oh, I love my Rosie child
You got the way to make me happy
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 22-11-2013, 12:01 PM
Blue's Avatar
Blue Blue is offline
Administrator
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: Off the beaten track
Posts: 4,452
Default

Thank you to David and Pat for a very kind welcome. I'm delighted to be joining 100% Biker - in fact, I'm rather excited! I don't intend to change the heart and soul of your magazine (so, folk, don't panic that it will be all change and that 100% will be unrecognisable), but hopefully will bring some new elements to complement those which are already working so well. So yes, anchors aweigh! I wonder if they'll let me have a captain's hat...
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 22-11-2013, 12:06 PM
100%Pat's Avatar
100%Pat 100%Pat is offline
Talk, Type, Breath, Talk, Type, Breath....
 
Join Date: May 2004
Location: Hiding in the cupboard under the stairs
Posts: 4,657
Default

And Creatures Parrot....

Welcome Blue... what a great day for 100% Biker...:w oohoo:
__________________
Oh, I love my Rosie child
You got the way to make me happy
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 22-11-2013, 12:23 PM
Creature's Avatar
Creature Creature is offline
Talk, Type, Breath, Talk, Type, Breath....
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: In a rally field :)
Posts: 7,073
Send a message via MSN to Creature
Default

welcome Blue - wish you all the best in this adventure

now were's Polly?
__________________
...I've been down many a road in my lifetime, but the one I am on now suits me best...at least for the present!
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 22-11-2013, 12:27 PM
NoZ NoZ is offline
Chat Virgin
 
Join Date: Nov 2013
Posts: 3
Default

Just wondering what the situation is with the regular contributors to the mag... are we still in a job or has it all changed with new hands on deck? Ie do I still have a job
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 22-11-2013, 12:28 PM
Taff's Avatar
Taff Taff is offline
Talk, Type, Breath, Talk, Type, Breath....
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Yorkshire
Posts: 4,954
Default

God that's welcome news.
I'll miss Nik like i'd miss a bad tooth.
So, i gotta ask, what happens to BSH then?
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 22-11-2013, 12:49 PM
John Hopkins's Avatar
John Hopkins John Hopkins is offline
Super Moderator
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Tredegar, South Wales
Posts: 16,062
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Blue View Post
I wonder if they'll let me have a captain's hat...
So does anyone know where THE GIFT is?

Well done blue.

John.
__________________
Beauty is skin deep; ugly goes right to the bone
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 22-11-2013, 12:50 PM
Creature's Avatar
Creature Creature is offline
Talk, Type, Breath, Talk, Type, Breath....
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: In a rally field :)
Posts: 7,073
Send a message via MSN to Creature
Default

mmmmmmmmmmmmm funnily enough this topic came up on biker chat on face book recently
__________________
...I've been down many a road in my lifetime, but the one I am on now suits me best...at least for the present!
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 22-11-2013, 01:02 PM
Blue's Avatar
Blue Blue is offline
Administrator
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: Off the beaten track
Posts: 4,452
Default

You'll all have to bear with me for a while as I catch my breath and find my feet - life has changed completely in the space of a few days but sometimes you need a good kick up the backside to move onto bigger and better things, and that's what I'm doing. The Grown Ups at 100% Biker have very kindly agreed that I can step into the role after Christmas but I will, of course, be working on stuff before then. Patience was never in my vocabulary but I'm asking you to have a little with me, just for a week or so.

I'm really looking forward to work being fun again!
Reply With Quote
  #11  
Old 22-11-2013, 01:22 PM
Captain Smurf's Avatar
Captain Smurf Captain Smurf is offline
Talk, Type, Breath, Talk, Type, Breath....
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: On that Wave, over there, near the dolphins
Posts: 2,648
Send a message via MSN to Captain Smurf
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Blue View Post
Thank you to David and Pat for a very kind welcome. I'm delighted to be joining 100% Biker - in fact, I'm rather excited! I don't intend to change the heart and soul of your magazine (so, folk, don't panic that it will be all change and that 100% will be unrecognisable), but hopefully will bring some new elements to complement those which are already working so well. So yes, anchors aweigh! I wonder if they'll let me have a captain's hat...
Ahemmmm
__________________
Growing Old Is Mandatory;
Growing Up Is Optional



QVANTI CANICVLA ILLE IN FENESTRA

http://www.captsmurf.co.uk

Flickr

captainsmurf.tel
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 22-11-2013, 01:28 PM
Shep's Avatar
Shep Shep is offline
Talk, Type, Breath, Talk, Type, Breath....
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Deeepest Wiltshoire.
Posts: 3,231
Default

Best wishes to Blue. *Text edited out.*

Last I heard of The Gift, Mitch had it.
__________________
This isn't a rehearsal, so enjoy life now!

It isn't the journey or the destination ........it's who you ride it with.

Last edited by Shep; 30-12-2013 at 10:44 AM. Reason: F'k'im
Reply With Quote
  #13  
Old 22-11-2013, 01:33 PM
Freak's Avatar
Freak Freak is offline
Talk, Type, Breath, Talk, Type, Breath....
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: In the same Farmhouse for 14 generations with NO OUTSIDERS
Posts: 4,701
Default

Permission to woo - hoo in a capitals if you please?
Reply With Quote
  #14  
Old 22-11-2013, 01:48 PM
Blue's Avatar
Blue Blue is offline
Administrator
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: Off the beaten track
Posts: 4,452
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Captain Smurf View Post
Ahemmmm
Oh bugger. Sorry, sir! A pirate's hat, maybe?
Reply With Quote
  #15  
Old 22-11-2013, 02:38 PM
brandersnatch's Avatar
brandersnatch brandersnatch is offline
It's about time I shut the fuck up!
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Suffolk
Posts: 1,727
Send a message via MSN to brandersnatch
Default

Good news. I'll have to pop into a newsagents in the new year
__________________
one's too many ten's not enough
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 01:12 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.