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

MARCH 2018

5      MARCH ISSUE OF
REAL CLASSIC

10    Kempton Park Motorcycle Autojumble: Kempton Park, Staines Road East, Sunbury-on-Thames, Middlesex TW16 5AQ www.kemptonparkautojumble.co.uk Tel. 01507 529529.

10    LE Velo Lancs & S Lakes, Annual Lunch: Ferrari’s, Langridge. Tel. 01772 782516 to book.

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

11    Ace Cafe London British and Classic Bike Day:
Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com

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

17-18  The UK Spring Motorhome & Caravan Show, Newark Showground, Newark NG24 2NY. www.motorhomeand caravanshows.co.uk
Tel. 01507 529529.

18    Straightliners: Santa Pod Raceway, Airfield Road, Podington, Wellingborough, Northants, NN29 7XA.
www.straightlinersonline.co.uk. Tel 01484 718164.

18    Wistanstow Vintage and Classic Motorcycle Show and Autojumble: Tel. 07792 983020. Email: wistanstowbikeshow@hotmail.co.uk

18    VMCC (Essex section) Cobwebs Run from Tesco, Maldon. Tel. Dave Iszard
01621 892206.

18    Sunbeam MCC, 79th Pioneer Run, Epsom-Brighton. Contact Ian McGill 01293 771446. acsociable1@sky.com

18    Ace Cafe London,
Overland + Adventure Bike Day: Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com

18    Huddersfield Autojumble: Old Market Building, Brook Street, Huddersfield HD1 1RG. Tel. Jeff 07795 505388. Email: jeffpff@hotmail.co.uk (provisional date)

18    Wirral Egg Run ‘Tribute Rideout’: The Dips, New Brighton, Wirral, Merseyside, CH45 to end in Claremount Farm CH63 4JB. www.wirraleggrun.org. info@wirraleggrun.org. tony2tellys@blueyonder.co.uk. Tel. 07984 622423.

21    APRIL ISSUE OF CLASSIC MOTORCYCLE MECHANICS

22    LE Velo Lancs & S Lakes, Springwood picnic site, Nr Whalley. Tel. 01772 782516.

24-25    Manchester Bike Show: EventCity, Phoenix Way, off Barton Dock Road, Traffordcity, Manchester M41 7TB Tel. 01484 482005. www.manchesterbikeshow.com

25    Classic Motorcycle Show: Cafeplus, Baldock.
Tel 07963 609143.

25    Ace Cafe London, Scooter Sunday and Raleigh Chopper Meet: Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com

25    National Hill Climb at Hartland Quay: Hartland Quay, Devon. www.ncha.co.uk

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

28    APRIL ISSUE OF CLASSIC BIKE GUIDE

28    VMCC (Essex section) Wrinkly Run from Tesco, Maldon. Tel. Grace & Clyde 01621 855899.

30-01    Festival of Power: Santa Pod Raceway, Airfield Road, Podington, Wellingborough, Northants, NN29 7XA.
www.santapod.com.
Tel 01234 782828.

31    South Midlands Autojumble: Ross-on-Wye Livestock Centre, Oveross, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire HR9 5QQ. Tel. 01989 750731.

31    LE Velo Northampton gathering: Plume of Feathers, Weedon Bec, NN7 4QR. Tel. 01604 499858.

APRIL 2018

1      LE Velo Lancs & S Lakes, Slaidburn: meet main car park. Tel: 01772 782516.

1      Scooter Show: White Lion, Baldock. Tel: 07963 609143.

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

1      Reading MAG Easter Bike Show: Reading Abbey Rugby Club, Peppard Road, Emmer Green, Reading, Berkshire, RG4 8XB. readingmag.org.uk. leebrown398@hotmail.co.uk.

1      Navestock Bike and Car Jumble, Navestock Side, Nr Kelvedon Hatch, Essex, CM14 5SD

2      APRIL ISSUE OF REAL CLASSIC

2      Ashford Classic Motorcycle Show & Bikejumble: Ashford Market, Orbital Park, Ashford, Kent, TN24 0HB. www.elk-promotions.co.uk

6      MAY ISSUE OF THE CLASSIC MOTORCYCLE

7      YOUR OLD BIKE MART WITH YOU TODAY

Sammy Miller Museum, Adventure Bike Ride In.
www.sammymiller.co.uk

7      Isle of Wight Vintage and Classic Bike Show: The Winter Gardens, Pier Street, Ventnor, Isle of Wight. PO38 1SZ. Tel: 01983 752861.

7-8   Cardiff Motorcycle Show: Llanishen High School, Heol Hir, Llanishen, Cardiff, CF14 5YL. Tel: 01443 435125. www.southwalessunbeammcc.co.uk

7-8   KICKBACK: Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire, CV8 2LG. www.thecustomshow.com. lorne@rwrw.co.uk. Tel: 07758 068072.

8      Bovingdon Bike, Boat and Car Jumble. Bovingdon Airfield, Upper Bourne End Lane, Bourne End, Hertfordshire, HP1 2RR

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

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

8      Forfar Classic and Vintage Autojumble & Show: Strathmore Hall, Forfar Livestock Mart, John St, Forfar, Angus, Scotland DD8 3EZ. Tel: 01241 852369.

8      BTSC Croydon Club Run: Blue Haze, The Feathers, Merstham, Surrey. Tel: 01883 623049.

8      Malvern Festival of Transport: Three Counties Showground, Wye Halls, Avon Hall and outside, Malvern, Worcestershire WR13 6NW. Tel: 01484 667776.
www.classicshows.org

8      Salisbury MAG’s 17th Spring Surprise Motorcycle Show: Salisbury Market Square and Guild Hall Square, Wiltshire. Tel: 07450 992298. salisbury.mag-uk.org

8      Ace Cafe London, British + Classic Bike Day + BSA Special: Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com

12    LE Velo Lancs & S Lakes, Burnsall. Tel: 01772 782516.

14-15    Prescott Bike Festival: Prescott Speed Hill Climb, Gotherington, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52 9RD. www.prescottbikefestival.co.uk. gordon@bikefestivals.co.uk. Tel: 01452 260063.

15    VMCC (Essex section) Early Easter Run: Costa Coffee, Stanway Tollgate Centre. Tel: Brian Irwin 01376 342885.

15    Salisbury Motorcycle & Light Car Club Five Valleys Charity Motorcycle Run: Contact Dave Weston 01264 364186. Email: dweston49@btinternet.com www.salisburymotorcycle andlightcarclub.co.uk

15    Ace Cafe London, Kawasaki Sunday – Let the Good Times Roll: Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com

15    Sunbeam MCC 4th Oxon/Bucks Run: Chinnor, Oxon. Contact Andy Middleton: 01844 352844.apmiddleton@btinternet.com

15    11th Suffolk Classic Motorcycle Show, Stour Valley Business Park, Brundon Lane, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 7GB, just off the A131. Tel: John Walker 01787 881803.

18    MAY ISSUE OF CLASSIC MOTORCYCLE MECHANICS

19    MAY/JUNE ISSUE OF CLASSIC RACER

20-22    National Youthbike Blues and Bikes: Cabourne Parva, off A46 near Caistor, Lincs. elliot.mitchell@gmail.com. Tel: 01522 869407.

20-22    A Newt in Shining Armour Rally Team Sober: Woolley Edge Campsite, Woolley Edge, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF4 2LS. www.teamsobermcc.co.uk. rallysec@teamsobermcc.co.uk.
Tel: 07919 846164.

21-22    The 38th Carole Nash International Classic Motorcycle Show: Staffordshire County Showground, Weston Road, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST18 0BD www.staffordclassicbikeshows.com/april/ Tel: 01507 529529.

21-22    Brighton Jukebox Show & Retro Collectors Fair: Brighton Racecourse, Freshfield Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN2 9XZ. www.jukeboxfair.co.uk info@jukeboxandretrofair.co.uk.
Tel: 0208 393 2444.

21    Ace Cafe London, Rocket 3 Owners’ Club Meet: Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com

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

22    Ace Cafe London, Custom + Cruiser Bike Day + London MAG: Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com

22    Sammy Miller Museum,
Royal Enfield Ride In.
www.sammymiller.co.uk

22    SBMOC The Engineerium Run: sbmoc.vpweb.co.uk Tel: 01243 820534.

22    LE Velo Lancs & S Lakes, Beacon Fell Visitor Cent, nr Garstang. Tel: 01772 782516.

22    Bike4Life Rideout & Festival: RAF Museum, Cosford, near Wolverhampton, TF11 8UP. Start from Meole Brace, SY3 9NB. www.bike4lifefest.com. bike4lifefest.com. Tel: 01902 376252.

25    MAY ISSUE OF
CLASSIC BIKE GUIDE

28    VMCC (Somerset section) Autojumble: Bath and West Showground, Shepton Mallet, Somerset. BA4 6QN. Tel: 01934 813638. www.vmccsomerset.co.uk

27-29    VMCC (Essex section) Bluebell Weekend from Museum of Power, Langford CM9 6QA. Tel: Pauline or Paul 01245 321573. pauline.hodkinson@btopenworld.com

29    The British Two-Stroke Club (Leicester section) The Windmill Run: Wymondham, Leics. Tel: Eric Hathaway 01162 750532.

29    Ace Cafe London, Italian Bike Day with IMOC: Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com

30    Salutation MCC Charity One Nighter: Birch Coppice Social Welfare Club, Watling Street, Dordon, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B78 1SY. www.salutationmcc.com. Nigellast@hotmail.co.uk. Tel: 07772 482544.

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

4      JUNE ISSUE OF THE CLASSIC MOTORCYCLE

5      YOUR OLD BIKE MART WITH YOU TODAY

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

7      MAY ISSUE OF REAL CLASSIC

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    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

16    JUNE ISSUE OF CLASSIC MOTORCYCLE MECHANICS

17    CLASSIC DIRT BIKE ISSUE 47

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

30    JUNE ISSUE OF CLASSIC BIKE GUIDE

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.