Diary Dates

Make a date for these upcoming events in your classic calendar…

MAY 2018

3          LE Velo Lancs & S Lakes, Bolton by Bowland: meet on village car park.
Tel. 01772 782516.

3-5      RIDE Capitals Knievels 2018: Wales – Scotland – England. www.ridecymru.com.
info@ridecymru.com

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5-7      Llandudno Transport Festival, May Day Bank Holiday Weekend, Bodafon Fields, Llandudno, Conwy County, North Wales,LL30 3BW.
Tel. 01492 517004.
www.llantransfest.co.uk

6          Sammy Miller Museum, autojumble.

www.sammymiller.co.uk

6          Hoghton Tower Sprint: Hoghton Tower, Hoghton, near Preston, Lancashire, PR5 0SH. www.marshalsnorthwest.co.uk

6          Sunbeam MCC 8th Ixion Cavalcade: Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex. Contact Ian Cockshull, ixion@sunbeam-mcc.co.uk

6          Ace Cafe London, Yamaha Bike Day: DT & XS 650 50th. Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com

6          Ride 4 Rescue, The Return. Start venue: Street Bike, Dudley Road, Halesowen, West Midlands, B63 3NS. www.happystaffierescue.org.uk. events@happystaffierescue.org.uk. Tel. 01299 513006.

6-7      Notts Classic Motorcycle & Car Show: Thoresby Park, Ollerton, Notts, NG22 9EP. Tel. 01484 667776. www.classicshows.org

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7          Fleet Lions 35th Annual Classic Bike Rally: The Key Car Park, The Key, Elvetham Heath, Fleet, Hampshire GU51 1HA. Tel. 07850 191820. www.fleetlions.org.uk

7-12    Scottish Six Day Trial. Fort William. www.ssdt.org

11-13  You’ve Been Nabbed: The Royal Cheshire Showground, Flittogate Lane, Tabley, Knutsford, WA16 0HJ. www.nabd.org.uk. office@nabd.org.uk. Tel. 0844 415 4849.

11-14  Sunbeam MCC Warwickshire Weekend, Kings Coughton. Contact Jenny Staple 01892 535671.jennybaz.staple@gmail.com

12        Sammy Miller Museum, Despatch Riders Rally, Dorset. www.sammymiller.co.uk

12        Jeff Mountjoy’s Big Ride Out: Paulton Rovers Football Club, Winterfield Road, Bristol, Somerset, BS39 7RF. dkloader3@gmail.com. Tel. 01761 417487.

13        Heage Windmill
Classic Bike Meet.
www.heagewindmill.org.uk

13        BTSC Surrey Hills, Dorking Halls, Dorking, Surrey. Tel. 01483 272765.

13        Ace Cafe London, BMW Bike Day: Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com

13        LE Velo Lancs & S Lakes, Foulridge, Nr Colne: Meet by Canal. Tel. 01772 782516.

14-29  Sammy Miller Museum, Christchurch Arts Guild Summer Exhibition www.sammymiller.co.uk

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18-20  Victory Rally: Huntly Arms Hotel, Charlestown Road, Aboyne, Aberdeenshire, AB34 5HS. www.victoryrally.co.uk. Victoryrally@btinternet.com. Tel. 07562 442472.

18-20  The REALLY Rally: Elveden Village Hall, Elveden, nr Thetford, Norfolk, IP27 3TJ. reallyrall001@gmail.com. Tel. 07704 921974.

19        Southern Classic Motorcycle Show & Motorcycle Jumble: Kempton Park, Staines Road East, Sunbury-on-Thames, Middlesex TW16 5AQ www.kemptonparkautojumble.co.uk Tel. 01507 529529.

19        Scorton Auto & Bike Jumble: Scorton, North Yorkshire Events Centre DL10 6EJ. Tel. Bert 07909 904705.

19        Ridethecounty: Oxford Products, Witney, Oxfordshire, OX29 0YA. www.ridethecounty.org.uk. info@ridethecounty.org.uk

19-20  MCN Festival of Motorcycling: Peterborough Arena, Peterborough, PE2 6XE. www.mcnfestival.com. Mcnfestival@seetickets.com. Tel. 08712 301108.

20        Classic Motorcycle Show: Coach & Horses, Stevenage Old Town, SG4 8DP. Tel. 07963 609143.

20        Tiddler’s Tootle: VMCC, Tullibardine Distillery, Blackford, Perthshire. PH4 1QG Tel. 01698 854390.

20        Romney Marsh Bikejumble: Marsh Road, Hamstreet, near Ashford, Kent TN26 2JD. www.elk-promotions.co.uk

20        Sunbeam MCC 1st Rose of Torridge, Woolfardisworthy, North Devon. Contact Nevil Barham. Tel. 01237 470514. nevil2@btinternet.com

20        Ace Cafe London, Two-Stoke “Blue Haze” Day: Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com

20        Herts Auto Show: Stanborough Park, Stanborough Road, Welwyn Garden City, Herts, AL8 6DQ. www.hertsautoshow.co.uk. neil@hertsautoshow.co.uk. Tel. 01707 376020.

20        Rattlesden Bike Show: Rattlesden Community Pavilion, Birds Green, Rattlesden, Bury St Edmonds, Suffolk, IP30 0RT. ratbbs@gmail.com. Tel. 07809 145820.

20        Rugby BikeFest: Market Place and High Street, Rugby Town Centre, Rugby, Warwickshire, CV21 3PT. www.rugbytowncentre.co.uk. info@ucltd.co.uk.Tel. 01788 890789.

23        VMCC (Essex section) evening run. Tel. Dave Iszard 01621 892206.

24        LE Velo Lancs & S Lakes, Southport: meet car park nr pier. Tel. 01772 782516.

25        Warrington Wheels Youth Motorcycle Competition: Woolston Brook School, Green Lane, Warrington, Cheshire, WA1 4JL. www.bobsbikeclasses.co.uk. bobtowler57@hotmail.co.uk. Tel. 07949 337508.

25-27  Slurp ‘n’ Burp Rally: The Plough, Lower Arncott, nr Bicester, Oxfordshire, OX25 1NY. www.beerhounds.co.uk. duggy@beerhounds.co.uk. Tel. 07889 341585.

25-28  The Main Event: Santa Pod Raceway, Airfield Road, Podington, Wellingborough, Northants, NN29 7XA. www.santapod.com. Tel 01234 782828.

26        LE Velo Northampton: The Sun Inn, Kislingbury, NN7 4BB. Tel. 01604 499858.

26        Bideford Bike Show: Bideford Quay, opp Kings Arms, Devon, EX39 2HW. www.bidefordbikeshow.org. info@bidefordbikeshow.org. Tel. 01237 239265.

26-27  Sunbeam MCC Conyboro
Run and Auto Jumble: Chiddingly, Sussex. Contact Rob Pond 01306 628297; 07907 694751. events@sunbeam-mcc.co.uk

26-28  OVERLORD Military Spectacular: The Lawns, Forest Road, Denmead, Hampshire, PO7 6HH. www.overlordshow.co.uk. Tel. 07768 170445.

26-28  Chipping Steam Fair 2018: Green Lane Showground, Chipping, Lancashire, PR3 2TQ.
www.chippingsteamfair.com

27-28  Cheshire Classic Motorcycle & Car Show: Capesthorne Hall, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK11 9JY Tel. 01484 667776.
www.classicshows.org

27        Ace Cafe London, RBLRB Day in aid of the Poppy Appeal. Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com

27        Pendle Powerfest: Nelson & Colne College, Barrowford, Lancashire, BB9 7YT. www.pendlepowerfest.com. organiser@pendlepowerfest.com. Tel. 07850 075 796.

28        Ace Cafe London, Margate Meltdown Run: Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com

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30        VMCC (Essex section) 1st Wrinkly Run: outside 1st Antiques Shop,
2 Maltings Rd, Battlesbridge
SS11 7RT.

31-3    Unwanted MCC’s Annual Bike, Trike & Custom Show: The Rockbar, Shobnall Sports & Social Club, Shobnall Road, Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire, DE14 2BB. www.unwantedmcc.co.uk.   unwantedmcc@aol.com. Tel. 07988 521400.

JUNE 2018

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2          Sammy Miller Museum, Japanese Bike Day. www.sammymiller.co.uk

2          Classic Motorcycle Show: Halls Green, Weston, Herts, SG4 8DP.
Tel: 07963 609143.

2          West Country Autojumble: New Cattle Market, Driffield Road, Cirencester GL7 5QA. Tel. Paul Powell 07831 421455.

2-3      The Classic Car Spectacular Car Show, Tatton Park, Knutsford, Cheshire WA16 6QN. www.cheshireautopromotions.co.uk Tel: 01507 529529.

2-3      Shetland Classic Motor Show and Tours. Further details at shetlandclassicmotorshow.co.uk

2-3      Coventry Motofest: 15 Queens, Coventry, West Midlands, CV1 3DE. www.coventrymotofest.com. lee@coventrymotofest.com

2-3      Lechlade Collectors Club, 4th Lechlade Annual Vintage Rally & Country Show www.Lechlade Collectors Club

3          LE Velo Lancs & S Lakes, Windermere, west of lake. Tel: 01772 782516.

3          Normous Newark Autojumble: The Showground, Drove Lane, Winthorpe, Newark, Notts NG24 2NY. www.newarkautojumble.co.uk Tel: 01507 529529.

3          The British Two-Stroke Club (Leicester section). The John Lee Memorial Run: The Lady Jane, Coalville, Leics. Tel: Eric Hathaway 01162 750532.

3          Kenley Autojumble: The Portcullis Club, Kenley Airfield, Victor Beamish Avenue, Caterham, Surrey. CR3 5FX. Tel: 07772 169524 or 07971 823314. www.facebook.com/KenleyAutojumble

3          Ace Cafe London, Mad Sunday in aid of SERV: Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, North Circular Road, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com

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6          Lincoln Bike Fest: Brayford Waterfront, Lincoln, LN1 1XW. Richard@pennells.co.uk Tel: 07899 994341.

8-10    Lion Rally: Gravelly Bridge Farm, Grazeley Green Road, Grazeley, Reading, Berkshire, RG7 1LG. www.lionrally.com Email: info@lionrally.com

8-10    Touching the Cloth 4 NABD Bike & Trike Rally: Frettenham Village Hall, Church Road, Frettenham, Norfolk, NR12 7NN. touchingthecloth4nabd@live.co.uk Tel: 01692 402740 or 07786 773019.

8-10    The UK Summer Motorhome & Caravan Show (three days) at Kent County Showground, Detling, Maidstone ME14 3JF www.motorhomeandcaravanshows.co.uk
Tel: 01507 529529.

9          Daventry Motorcycle Festival: Daventry town centre, Market Square and High Street, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN11 4HT.
www.daventrybikefest.co.uk Email:info@daventrybikefest.co.uk. Tel: 07817 312718.

10        The North East Classic Motorcycle & Car Show: Hardwick Hall Hotel, Sedgefield, Co. Durham, TS21 2EH Tel: 01484 667776. www.classicshows.org

10        Sunbeam MCC Rose of the Shires: Stoke Bruerne, Northants. Tel: Andrew Leslie 07599 291787. ajdleslie@gmail.com

10        Ace Cafe London, Triumph Bike Day: Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, North Circular Road, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com

10        Bikefest: Knockhill Racing Circuit, Fife. www.knockhill.com

14        LE Velo Lancs & S Lakes, Bridge Cafe Wray. Tel: 01772 782516.

15-16  The Old Goats Grumble 4: Sycamore Farm, Heavygate Lane, Shottle, Belper, Derbyshire, DE56 2DS. league.of.zeal.mcc@gmail.com. Tel: 07786 065341.

16-23  Sunbeam MCC 35th Welsh Week, Llanbister. Tel: John Appleton 01296 623048.

16        Scorton Auto & Bike Jumble: Scorton, North Yorkshire Events Centre DL10 6EJ. Tel: Bert 07909 904705.

16-17  The Footman James Bristol Classic Car Show, Bath & West Showground, Shepton Mallet, BA4 6QN www.bristolclassiccarshows.com Tel: 01507 529529.

16-17  SCRMC Ltd Bob McIntyre Memorial Classic Races at East Fortune Raceway. Tel: 01294 833320. Email: agnescadger@tiscali.co.uk

17        57th Jimmie Guthrie Memorial
Run: The Green, Denholm, Hawick. Tel: 01835 830422.
www. jimmieguthrie.weebly.com

17        Father’s Day Classic Motorcycle & Car Show: Clumber Park, Worksop, Notts, S80 3AZ. Tel: 01484 667776. www.classicshows.org

17        Ace Cafe London, Polish Bike Day: Ace Corner, North Circular Road, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com

17        Retro Show: Santa Pod Raceway, Airfield Road, Podington, Wellingborough, Northants, NN29 7XA. www.retroshow.co.uk

20        Yorkshire Rose TOMCC Open Night: The Waverley Pub, Brinsworth Road, Catcliffe, Rotherham S60 5RW. Tel: 01142 620195.

20        VMCC (Essex section) Evening Run from Writtle Green car park. Tel: George Coates 01245 281184.

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22-23  Wessex Ale & Cider Fest: Roots Garden Centre, Priors Court Road, Hermitage, Berkshire, RG18 9TG. www.wessexaleandcider.webs.com. iancamo@hotmail.com.
Tel: 07763 807915.

22-24  Wildfire Festival: Wiston Lodge, Wiston, Biggar, South Lanarkshire, ML12 6HT. www.wildfirefestival.co.uk. Email: dave@wildfirefestival.co.uk Tel: 07904 644531.

24        LE Velo Lancs & S Lakes, Cockley Beck. Tel: 01772 782516.

24        Romney Marsh Show & Bikejumble: Marsh Road, Hamstreet, near Ashford, Kent TN26 2JD. www.elk-promotions.co.uk

24        Sammy Miller Museum, Bike
Life Classics Day.
www.sammymiller.co.uk

24        Classic Motorcycles Show: Cottered Village Festival (on A507 road). Tel: 07963 609143.

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24        Big Bike Sunday: Skipton Auction Mart, Gargrave Road, Skipton, North Yorkshire BD23 1UD. Tel: 07960 917483. www.facebook.com/bigbikesunday/

24        VMCC (Essex section) Breakfast Run: Tesco car park, Maldon. Tel: Dave Overy 01621 893450.

24        Salisbury Motorcycle & Light Car Club Horses & Henges Solstice Run. Tel: Andy Elliott 07909 778685. Email: publicity@salisburymotorcycleandlightcarclub.co.uk
www.salisburymotorcycleandlightcarclub.co.uk

24        Ace Cafe London, Triton + Cafe Racer Day: Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, North Circular Road, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com

24        Herefordshire on the Edge: The Traveller’s Rest, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire, HR9 7QJ. geoffmac@globalnet.co.uk. Tel: 07588 559698.

24        Big Bike Sunday: Skipton Auction Mart, Gargrave Road, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 1UD. Email: j.hunter@btinternet.com. Tel: 07960 917483.

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27        VMCC (Essex section) 2nd Wrinkly Run: Tesco car park. Tel: Dave Overy 01621 893450.

29        BRACAN at Breighton: Breighton Ferry Inn, Breighton, Selby, North Yorkshire, YO8 6DH. www.bracanmcc.co.uk Email: info@bracanmcc.co.uk. Tel: 07951 653195.

30        BTSC AGM and Rally: Blackmore Camping and Caravan site, Hanley Swan, Malvern, WR8 0EE. Tel: 02392 460014.

30        Ace Cafe London, NCC Diamond Day Custom Bike Show: Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, North Circular Road, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com

30        Ayr Classic Motorcycle Show: Ayr Racecourse. https://en-gb.facebook.com/events/366413833828819/

30-1    The Classic American Car Show – Stars & Stripes. Tatton Park, Knutsford, Cheshire WA16 6QN www.cheshireautopromotions.co.uk Tel: 01507 529529.

30-1 July   Velocette Owners’ Club Annual Rally weekend: Burntwood Rugby Club, The Sportsway, Burntwood, Staffs, WS7 3PH. Email: pro@velocetteowners.com

30-1    Summer Nationals: Santa Pod Raceway, Airfield Road, Podington, Wellingborough, Northants, NN29 7XA. www.santapod.com. Tel: 01234 782828.