After experiencing some ... mis-direction ... from my/our Sat Nav today I will be reviewing the route we actually rode. Thanks to Gary using common sense and ignoring the Sat Nav trying to send us back where we'd just been, we were able to navigate through to Sizewell for a well deserved (as always 😉 ) and delicious full english breakfast 🙂 .
My guess is that we must have somehow, inadvertently missed or bypassed one of the waypoints I had set using TYRE. I hope to be able to identify which one and amend the route to, hopefully, not do the same thing next time this route comes round.
Just a couple of other anomalies ....
the Sat Nav tried to send us the 'direct' route through Saxmundham. I ignored it and just went the way I am used to. TBH, the direct route is the one I usually use coming home and next time I will be inclined to follow the Sat Nav when going towards Leiston so I will not be amending this part of the route. Note to self ... try to be less set in my ways!
A similarly 'direct' route was Sat Nav'd in Leiston. Again, I ignored it and went the usual way i.e. left at the lights and then right onto Lover's Lane as clearly sign-posted for Sizewell. In this case I feel the direct route is (again) OK for coming back, but going to Sizewell the more straight forward way is clearer so I will be adding a waypoint to ensure the Sat Nav takes us the sign-posted way.
I did not ride the published route for the return jouney as I wanted to enjoy the 11's (B1119, B1116, B1118) so if anyone experienced any other discrepancies then please let me know and I will make the necessary corrections.