Diary Dates

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

JULY 2019

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

6-7 British Motorcycle Preservation Society North Wales’ Annual Classic Motorcycle Show: Glyndyfrdwy Station, near Corwen, N Wales LL21 9HF. Ring Len 07592 370572, Mike 07977 090991 or Pete 07709 777912; email leonardferney@gmail.com or mjes@btinternet.com, bbmpsnwales.org.uk

6-7 National Road Rally: see website for start details – multiple starts around the country. www.nationalroadrally.co.uk. Tel. 01788 566412. Email nationalroadrally@acu.org.uk.

7 Charity Bike Show & BBQ: The White Lion Inn, Barthomley, Cheshire CW2 5PG. Tel. 07923 650443. Email moriaforge@outlook.com.

7 Classic Motorcycle Show and Bikejumble: Battlesbridge Antiques Centre, SS11 7RF. Tel. 01268 769000. www.battlesbridge.com/events

7 Berkshire Motor Show: Prospect Park, Libenrood Road, Reading, Berks RG30 2ND. www.berkshiremotorshow.co.uk. Tel. 07990 667503. Email: stephawbery@outlook.com.

7 Honda Bike Day: Ace Café London, Ace Corner, North Circular Road, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com

7 20th Leighton Hall Classic Car & Bike Show: Leighton Hall, Carnforth, Lancashire, LA5 9ST. www.markwoodwardclassicevents.com. Tel. 01697 451882. Email info@markwoodwardclassicevents.com.

7 Crich Tramway Village Classic Motorcycle Day: Crich Tramway Village, Plaistow Green Road, Crich, Matlock, DE4 5DP. www.tramway.co.uk

7 Sammy Miller Museum, Spyder Ride In: www.sammymiller.co.uk

7 VMCC (Dorset section) Two in One Run: Henstridge Golf and Leisure, Marsh Lane, Henstridge, Somerset, BA8 0TG. Tel. 01258 860864. www.dorsetvmcc.co.uk/events/

7 LE Velo Lancs & S Lakes, NW Rally: Astley Green Colliery (off A580), nr Manchester. (tbc). For more info ring 0161 370 0893.

10 VMCC (Dorset section) Club Night – Car and Bike Meet: Henstridge Golf and Leisure, Marsh Lane, Henstridge, Somerset, BA8 0TG Tel. 01258 860864. www.dorsetvmcc.co.uk/events/

11-13 The Rock and Bike Fest: Carnfield Hall, Carnfield Hill, South Normanton, Derbys DE55 2BE. www.rockandbikefest.co.uk. Email info@rockandbikefest.co.uk.

12-14 The 8th Dead End Rally: Dalton United FC, Beckside Road, Dalton in Furness, Cumbria LA15 8DP. Tel. 07583 001181. Email deadend.rally@gmail.com.

12-14 Oxleathers MCC 4th Summer Bulls Up: Stoke-on-Trent RUFC, Hartwell Lane, Barlaston, Staffordshire ST15 8TL. www.oxleathersmcc.com. Tel. 07968 903994/07787 133280. Email oxleathersmcc@hotmail.co.uk.

12-14 Bits & T*ts: Salhouse Lodge, Vicarage Road, Salhouse, Norfolk NR13 6HD. Tel. 07737 602776. Email notas@hotmail.co.uk.

12-14 Barflys Rally: The Lower Lode Inn, Forthampton, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire GL19 4RE. www.barflysbikers.com. Tel. 07771 677841. Email info@barflysbikers.com.

12-14 Hiraeths The Longing To Be Home: Bryn Bettws Lodge, Gyfylchi Farm, Pontrhydyfen, Port Talbot, South Wales. Tel. 07947 688763 (please text). Email Hiraeth2019@gmail.com.

13 VMCC (East Sussex Section) Annual Bike Show & Concourse: Ashburnham Recreation Ground, Church Street, Ashburnham TN33 9NU.

13 Knightmares Summer Bash: Studlands Park Sports & Social Club, Suffolk. Email scotchx@ntlworld.com.

13 South Midlands Autojumble: Ross-on-Wye Livestock Centre, Overross, Ross-on-Wye, HR9 7QQ. Tel. 01989 750731. Details: south midlands autojumble/facebook

13 Sammy Miller Museum, Italian Bike Ride In: www.sammymiller.co.uk

13 British Two-Stroke Club Lincolnshire Branch Sausthorpe Bike Day. Details from Andy Jones 07940 447570.

13-14 Moto Guzzi Club GB at VMCC Festival of 1000 Bikes, Mallory Park. Not-to-be-missed classic and modern Guzzis on show and on track.

14 Penrith Autojumble: Penrith Auction Mart, Skirsgill, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 0DN. www.sherrardclassicautojumbles.co.uk. Tel. 07836 331324 (day) or 01772 323654 (6pm-8pm). Email info@sherrardclassicautojumbles.co.uk.

14 Thetford & District MCC Charity Bike Show: Thetford Rugby Club, Thetford, Norfolk IP24 1LZ. www.thetfordmotorcyclecub.org. Email thetfordbikeclub@yahoo.co.uk.

14 Naunton Classic & Vintage Transport Show & Village Fete: 12-4pm. Naunton Recreation Ground, GL54 3AS. www.nauntonclassicandvintagetran

14 5th Classic Motorcycle and American Car Show: 10am to 4pm in the White Swan car park, Hunmanby, N Yorkshire YO14 0JU. Contact John Wragg 07804 709168.

14 Indian & Victory Bike Day: Ace Café London, Ace Corner, North Circular Road, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com

14 Acorns MCC Classic Scramble Solo and Sidecars, and Round of the Welsh Championship: M6 jct

15, ST5 4DR. Contact: Roger Simkin 07971 950921, 017852 13277. Email rog.ers@btinternet.com

14 MECVC Bike Only: starting in Weardale. www.durhamdalesclassictrial.org.uk. Tel. Graham Lampkin 07989 446131.

14 Sammy Miller Museum, Harley Ride In: www.sammymiller.co.uk

14 South of England Summer Classic Show & Bikejumble: South of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex, RH17 6TL. www.elk-promotions.co.uk

14 VMCC (Dorset Section) Veteran & Vintage Run: Leigh Village Hall, Sherborne, Somerset, DT9 6HL Tel. 01258 860864. www.dorsetvmcc.co.uk/events/

14 Sunbeam MCC Garden of England Run: Headcorn, Kent. Tel. Jo & Julian Swift 01233 756346. Email julian@julianswift.com

14 Colchester Classic Motorcycle Club 9th Annual Bike Show: The Kings Arms, Frating. Info: Tom Trimby 07962 012906 or John Walker 01787 881803.

17 Yorkshire Classic Bike Show: The Bronte Hotel, Lees Lane, Haworth, near Keighley BD22 8RA. Tel. 01484 852184 www.yorksclassictrials.co.uk

17 Mablethorpe Bike Night: Trusthorpe Festival Fields venue, Lincs LN12 2PS. Email adrian@coastaleventsscic.org.uk.


17 VMCC (Dorset section) Mid-Week Run: Sturminster Newton Car Park, Church St, Sturminster Newton, Somerset, DT10 1DB Tel. 01258 860864. www.dorsetvmcc.co.uk/events/

18 Greetham Gathering: Great Lane, Greetham, Rutland LE15 7NG. Classic bike and car meet. www.greethamgathering.co.uk Tel. 07759 052146.

18 LE Velo Lancs & S Lakes, Arnside (meet car park by viaduct). Tel. 01772 782516.

18-21 Faro 2019 – International Motorcycle Meeting. Faro, Algarve, Portugal. www.motoclubefaro.pt. Tel. +351 (0) 289 823 845. Email motoclubefaro@mail.telepac.pt.

19-21 CoffinScratchers MCC presents 9th Out The Grave Rally: Coalville Rugby Club, The Memorial Ground, Hall Lane, Coalville, Leicestershire LE67 5PF. www.coffinscratchersmcc.com. Tel. 07802 472766. Email triker36@msn.com.

19-21 AFB 100/500 Annual Charity Ride: start/finish Breigton Ferry, Selby, Yorkshire. www.armedforcesbikers.co.uk. Tel. 07824 440683. Email jangeoff@ntlworld.com.

19-21 International Royal Enfield Rally, Stanford Hall, Leicestershire, LE17 6DH. Contact John Dove on 07766 947932.

19-21 MGCGB Summer Camp: The Powis Arms, Brampton Road, Lydbury North, SY7 8AU. Details https://www.motoguzziclub.co.uk/node/4196

20 NSA (National Sprint Association) Dakota Raceway South West: Smeatharpe Airfield, Devon EX14 9RF www.nationalsprintassociation.org

20 Classic Motorcycle Show: The Bull, Bull Lane, Cottered, Buntingford, SG9 9QP. Tel. 07963 609143.

20 14th Leigh Food Fair & Vintage/Classic Car/Bike Display: Leigh Village Hall, DT9 6HL. Tel. Elizabeth Turnbull 01935 873846 or elizabethturnbull70@btinternet.com www.leighfoodfair.co.uk

20 Kempton Park Motorcycle Autojumble: Kempton Park, Staines Road East, Sunbury-on-Thames, Middlesex, TW16 5AQ. www.kemptonparkautojumble.co.uk

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

20 Berkshire TOMCC Classic and Custom Motorcycle Show: Burghfield Community Sports Association, James Lane, Burghfield, Reading, RG30 3RS. Tel. 01344 451977. www.berkshiretomcc.org.uk

21 Star Bike 2019: The WAC Motorcycle Club will be holding its annual Star Bike Awards, 9am-2pm at its HQ, The Tower, Perdiswell Park, (A38) Droitwich Rd, Worcester WR3 7SN. For further information: robsa10@btinternet.com

21 Breakfast Meet: Battlesbridge Motorcycle Museum, Essex SS11 7RF. All classic vehicles welcome. Tel. 01268 769000. www.battlesbridge.com/events

21 70s Bike Day: Ace Café London, Ace Corner, North Circular Road, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com

21 Charity Ride Out: meet from 9.30am at Morrisons supermarket, Diss, Norfolk IP22 4XF. Email a.downes@ymail.com.

21 Cheshire Classic Car & Motorcycle Show: Capesthorne Hall, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK11 9JY. www.classicshows.org. Tel. 01484 667776. Email info@classicshows.org.

21 Sammy Miller Museum, Ladies Day: www.sammymiller.co.uk

21 Salisbury Motorcycle & Light Car Club Lightweight Run (250cc & under): starting at the public car park (next to Michael Herbert Hall), South Street, Wilton, Salisbury. Tel. Andy Elliott 07909 778685. Email publicity@salisburymotorcycleandlightcarclub.co.uk www.salisburymotorcy

21 Founders Day, The Taverners Annual Vintage Show: Stanford Hall, Lutterworth, Leicestershire, LE17 6DH. Tel. 07837 907908. www.thetaverners.co.uk

24 Sutton-on-Sea Bike Night: The Beach Bar, Trusthorpe Road, Sutton-on-Sea, nr Mablethorpe, Lincs LN12 2ET. www.coastaleventscic.org.uk. Tel. 07528 447340. Email adrian@coastaleventscic.org.

24 VMCC (Essex Section) Midweek Run: Tesco car park, Maldon. Tel. John Beckinsale 01268 763805.

26-28 Leathered in Lincoln – Halfway Heroes MCC. The Coach & Horses, Tattershall Road, Billinghay, Lincolnshire LN4 4DD. www.halfway-heroes.co.uk. Tel. 07572 444859. Email halfway.heroesmcc@yahoo.co.uk.

26-28 Phoenix Knights MCC 16th Firebird Rally: across from the Nags Head Inn, Ridley Wood, Wrexham LL13 9US. www.phoenixknightsmcc.co.uk. Tel. 07816 116560. Email info@phoenixknightsmcc.co.uk.

26-28 Burning Budgie Rally: Beaconsfield SYCOB Football Club, Holloways Park, Windsor Road, Beaconsfield, Bucks HP9 2SE. www.westlondonharleyriders.co.uk. Tel. 07733 357339. Email info@westlondonharleyriders.co.uk.

26-28 The Big Chill Rally: John Bentley School, White Horse Way, Calne, Wilts SN11 8YH. oxfordukchapter.co.uk/bigchillrally. Email secretary@oxfordukchapter.co.uk.

27 VMCC (Dorset section) Breakfast Meet: Henstridge Golf and Leisure, Marsh Lane, Henstridge, Somerset, BA8 0TG. Tel. 01258 860864. www.dorsetvmcc.co.uk/events

27 LE Velo Northampton Gathering, Red Lion,Thornby NN6 8SJ. Tel. 01604 499858.

27 Calne Bike Meet: Calne town centre, Wiltshire, SN11 0EN. www.calnebikemeet.com. Tel. 07570 478991. Email enquiries@calnebikemeet.com.

28 Bexhill Motofest: De Lar Warr Pavilion and throughout the town, Bexhill-on-Sea, Essex TN40 1DP. www.bexhillmotofest.com. Tel. 07715 502246. Email info@bike1066.com.

28 Suffolk Auto Jumble: Church Farm, Kettleburgh, nr Woodbridge, Suffolk, IP13 9JX. Tel. Derek Holt 01728 724858.

28 Sports Bike Special: Ace Café London, Ace Corner, North Circular Road, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com

28 Classics at the Castle: Bodrhyddan Hall, Dyserth Road, Clwyd, LL18 5SB. www.classicshows.org. Tel. 01484 667776. Email info@classicshows.org.

28 LE Velo Lancs & S Lakes, Linton in Wharfdale. (meet village green). Tel. 01772 782516.

28 VMCC (Dorset section) Jeff Clew Memorial Run: Haynes Motor Museum, Sparkford, Yeovil, Somerset, BA22 7LH. Tel. 01258 860864. www.dorsetvmcc.co.uk/events/

28 Exeter Classic MCC Annual Dartmoor Charity Run. Registration Exeter Quay 9am. Tel: 01647 252680 www.exeterclassicmotorcycleclub.btck.co.uk/Dartmoorrun

30 British Two-Stroke Club Lincolnshire Branch club night, Sausthorpe Village Hall, 7pm. Details from Andy Jones 07940 447570; Jay Smedley 07502 222754.


TBC Clumber Park Classic Car & Motorcycle Show: Clumber Park, Worksop, Notts, S80 3AZ. Tel. 01484 667776. Email info@classicshows.org www.classicshows.org



2 Bike Night: Jacks Hill Café, A5 Watling Street, Towcester, Northants NN12 8ET. www.jackshill.co.uk. Tel. 01327 351350. Email capellacaterers@btconnect.com.

2-4 Drunken Monkey Rock Festival: festival site, Welland Road, Upton-upon-Severn, Worcestershire, WR8 0SW. www.drunkenmonkeyrockfest.co.uk. Tel. 07786 447041. Email josiehoskins@hotmail.com.

2-4 Withernsea Music & Bike Fest: the Promenade, Withernsea, E Yorks HU19 2DS. www.withernseafestivals.co.uk.withernseafestivals.co.uk.

2-4 The Yorkshire Pudding Rally: Escrick Estate, Escrick, Selby, N Yorks YO19 6EA. www.mapevents.co.uk. Tel. 0800 988 3199. Email enquiries@mapevents.co.uk.

2-4 The 45th Annual Gloucestershire Vintage & Country Extravaganza: South Cerney Airfield, Cirencester. Tel. 01452 260063; 07966 834521. Email: rebecca@eventspr.co.uk