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

MARCH 2020

10 S Cumbria VMCC Club Night: 8pm, Ulverston Sports Club, Priory Road, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 9HN.
11 Brit Bike Night with Triumph & Royal Enfield OC &
WIMA & BMF: Ace Cafe, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD,
www.london.acecafe.com
14-15 NG Road Racing: Prembrey. www.ngroadracing.org
14 S Dorset Section VMCC Breakfast Meet: The Three Compasses, Charminster DT2 9QT, tel Martin Figg/Rod Hann 01935 872528.
15 LE Velo Lancs & S Lakes, Downham: meet bridge at bottom of village.
Tel 01772 782516.
15 Huddersfield Auto/Retro Jumble: The Old Market Building, Brook Street, Huddersfield (next to Tesco) HD1 1RG, tel/fax: 01773 819154 – 07795 505388.
www.phoenixfairs.jimdo.com Email: jeffpff@hotmail.co.uk
15 VMCC Pre-65 Sporting Trial: Rectory Farm, Uppingham. www.thetaverners.co.uk Contact Peter Hydemonk 07826 683600, email pmonk83@yahoo.com
18 APRIL ISSUE OF CLASSIC MOTORCYCLE MECHANICS
20 Bike Night + Rockers & Classic: Ace Cafe, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD, www.london.acecafe.com
21 Scorton Auto & Bike Jumble: Scorton, North Yorkshire Events Centre, DL10 6EJ,
Tel Bert 07909 904705.
21 Men of Kent Section Vintage Motorcycle Jumble: Village Hall, Dunkirk, nr Canterbury, Kent, ME13 9LF. Open 10am, tel Colin Townsend 07789 606686.
21 Mathewsons Motorcycle Auction: Roxby Garage, Pickering Road, Thornton Le-Dale, Pickering, North Yorkshire, YO18 7LH, tel 01751 474455, 07507 210031. Mathewsons.co.uk
22 The Churchill Arms Spring Bike Jumble: in association with Wheelers Motorcycle Events, The Churchill Arms, Daggons Road, Alderholt, Fordingbridge, Hampshire, SP6 3AA, tel 01425 652147, www.wheelersmce.co.uk
22 Straightliners: Santa Pod Raceway, Podington, Wellingborough, NN29 7XA, www.straightlinersonline.co.uk tel. 01234 782828.
22 Sunbeam MCC 81st Pioneer Run for pre-1915 machines: from Epsom Downs to Brighton City Airport. Contact: Ian McGill 01293 771446 pioneerorganiser@gmail.com
25 APRIL ISSUE OF CLASSIC BIKE GUIDE
26 LE Velo Lancs & S Lakes, Glasson Dock. 
Tel. 01772 782516.
26 S Dorset Section VMCC Club Night: The Three Compasses, Charminster DT2 9QT. Contact: Martin Figg/Rod Hann 01935 872528.
27-29 NG Road Racing: Prembrey. www.ngroadracing.org
28 LE Velo Northampton, 12pm Plume of Feathers, Weedon Bec, NN7 4QU.
Tel. 01604 499858.
28 S Cumbria VMCC George’s Spring Run: starts at 11am from The Red Lion, Lowick, returning to the pub after the run around Coniston and the local area. Contact George Bownass 01229 580776.
28-29 Goodwood 78th Members’ Meeting: Chichester, West Sussex PO18 0PX. www.goodwood.com
29 South of England Classic Show & Bikejumble: South of England Showground, Ardingly, W Sussex RH17 6TL. Tel. 01797 344277.
www.elk-promotions.co.uk
29 Stickney Auto Jumble: Stickney car boot field, (PE22 8AG). Tel. 01205 480274.
29 VMCC Grasstrack & Speedway section: grasstrack racing for adults and youths, solos and sidecars. Victory Field, Banbury Road, Ashorne, near Warwick CV33 9QJ. All enquiries to Neil Waddoups 07949 231009.

APRIL 2020

3 MAY ISSUE OF THE CLASSIC MOTORCYCLE
4 YOUR OLD BIKE MART WITH YOU TODAY
4 Mid Wales Cycle Jumble: National Cycle Museum, Llandrindod Wells. www.cyclemuseum.org.uk Enquiries stalls/donations contact Steve on griffith531@hotmail.com
4 Kempton Park Motorcycle Autojumble: Kempton Park, Staines Road East, Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex TW16 5AQ www.kemptonautojumble.co.uk
4 VMCC (Isle of Wight section) Isle of Wight Vintage and Classic Show: Winter Gardens, Ventnor. Tel Keith Hadfield 01983 730559, email keith.hadfield1@btinternet.com
4-5 S Wales Sunbeam Motorcycle Club 28th Annual Bike Show: Llanishen High School, Llanishen, Cardiff CF14 5YL. www.southwalessunbeammcc.co.uk
5 44th Hoghton Tower Sprint: Hoghton Tower, Hoghton, Preston PR5 0SH, www.hoghtontower.co.uk/event/motorcyclesprintevent tel 01254 852986.
5 Bikers’ Breakfast: New Inn, Thoresby, Lincolnshire, DN36 5QS, tel 01472 840118.
5 LE Velo Lancs & S Lakes, Rivington: Lower Barn, tel 01772 782516.
5 S Cumbria VMCC meet at Torver: Bikers’ Breakfast, 9.30am onwards, tel Chris Smith 01229 348002.
5 Ledbury MCC’s Ledbury Leader Grasstrack Racing for Youth & Adults, Solo & Sidecars. Sparrington Farm, Pencombe, Bromyard, Herefordshire, HR7 4SL, tel Sally Palmer 07968 649327.
5 Malvern Festival of Transport: Three Counties Showground, Malvern, Worcestershire WR13 6NW.
Tel. 01484 667776. 
www.classicshows.org
5 ’Normous Newark Autojumble: The Showground, Drove Lane, Winthorpe, Newark, Notts NG24 2NY www.newarkautojumble.co.uk
5 Pre-65 Sporting Trial at Lount: www.thetaverners.co.uk contact Peter Hydemonk pmonk83@yahoo.com tel 07826 683600.
5 Norman Broadbridge Run: VMCC’s Goodwood Section of the VMCC, starts at 10.30am at Tangmere Aviation Museum for 50-mile run finishing at Hampshire Bowman pub at Dundridge. Contact Andy Relf 07770 590323.
5 Classic Motorcycle Show:
Three Magnets, Leys Avenue, Letchworth Garden City SG6 3EW, tel 07963 609143.
6 APRIL ISSUE OF REAL CLASSIC
8 Brit Bike Night with Triumph & Royal Enfield OC & WIMA & BMF: Ace Cafe, N Circular Rd,
London NW10 7UD,
www.london.acecafe.com
8 Bike Night: Plough Inn, Town Street, South Leverton DN22 0BT,
tel 01427 880323.
9-12 MZ Riders’ Club Coastal Camping Weekend: The Links Camping & Caravanning Park, Links Road, Mundesley, NR11 8AT, contact Nigel Stennett-Cox 01692 406075 or binroundabit@btinternet.com
10-12 Festival of Power: Santa Pod Raceway, Podington, Wellingborough, Northants,
NN29 7XA, www.santapod.com, 
tel 01234 782828.
11 S Dorset Section VMCC Breakfast Meet: The Three Compasses, Charminster, DT2 9QT, contact Martin Figg/Rod Hann 01935 872528.
11 S Midlands Autojumble: Ross Livestock Centre, Overross, Ross-on-Wye HR9 7QQ, tel 01989 750731, www.southmidlands autojumble/facebook
12 Waterwheel Cafe Bar Classic Bike Day: outside Howden off the old A63 to Selby Barnhill Corner, East Riding of Yorkshire. Contact Anna 01430 430831, email annajeannette@btinternet.com
12-13 The Easter Motor Show: Weston Park, nr Telford, Shropshire TF11 8LE, tel 01484 667776, www.classicshows.org
13 Ashford Classic Motorcycle Show & Bikejumble: Ashford Market, Ashford, Kent, TN24 0HB, tel 01797 344277, www.elk-promotions.co.uk
14 S Cumbria VMCC AGM Club Night: 8pm, Ulverston Sports Club,
Priory Road, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 9HN.
15 MAY ISSUE OF CLASSIC MOTORCYCLE MECHANICS
16 MAY/JUNE ISSUE OF CLASSIC RACER
16 LE Velo Lancs & S Lakes, Arnside: meet Viaduct car park,
tel 01772 782516.
16 Bike Night: New Inn, Thoresby, Lincs DN36 5QS, tel 01472 840118.
17-18 NG Road Racing: Oulton Park. www.ngroadracing.org
18 Crayford Kestrels Speedway: Crayford vs Romney. Belgar Farm, Romney Road, Lydd TN29 9LS. 
Tel. 07870 471770.
18 British Two Stroke Club Run: Sausthorpe Village Hall, Sausthorpe, Partney (just off A158). Contact Jay 07502 222754 or Andy 07940 447570.
18 Home Counties Autojumble: Village Hall, Chestnut Road, Yardley Gobion, Towcester, Northants, NN12 7TW, contact Mark at trials59@yahoo.co.uk
18 Scorton Auto & Bike Jumble: Scorton, North Yorks Events Centre, DL10 6EJ, tel Bert 07909 904705.
18-19 Jukebox & Retro Fair: Chessington School, Garrison Lane, Chessington, KT9 2JS,
www.jukeboxfair.co.uk
19 Snaith and Cowick Town Council’s a classic bike meeting: Market Place, Snaith, East Yorkshire, DN14 9HE, tel Stuart 07713 969565.
19 The 13th Suffolk Classic Motorcycle Show: Stour Valley Business Park, Brundon Lane, Sudbury, Suffolk, CO10 7GB, just off A131, tel John Walker 01787 881803.
19 Sussex British Motorcycle Owners Club: The Martlet Run (formerly the Engineerium Run), tel Richard Bennett 01242 542928 or
www.sbmoc.vpweb.com
19 Huddersfield Auto/Retro Jumble: The Old Market Building, Brook Street, Huddersfield (next to Tesco) HD1 1RG, tel/fax 01773 819154, 07795 505388, www.phoenixfairs.jimdo.com email jeffpff@hotmail.co.uk
19 Navestock Autojumble: Navestock Village Hall, Navestock Side, Kelvedon Hatch, Essex,
CM14 5SD, tel 020 8252 6831,
www.woodclass.com
19 Stickney Autojumble: Stickney car boot field (PE22 8AG), 
tel 01205 480274.
19 British & Classic Bike Day & BSA Special: Ace Cafe, N Circular Rd, London NW10 7UD,
www.london.acecafe.com
19 Salisbury Motorcycle & Light Car Club Five Valleys Charity Run: tel Ian Futcher 07979 271903.
19 S Dorset Section VMCC Club Run: The Three Compasses, Charminster, DT2 9QT, tel Phil Thompson 07769 031944.
19 Kenley Autojumble: The Portcullis Club, Kenley Airfield, Caterham, Surrey CR3 5FX (for sat nav use CR3 5LT), tel Martyn 07772 169524 / Anita 07971 823314, email info@kenleyautojumble.co.uk, 
www.kenleyautojumble.co.uk
22 MAY ISSUE OF CLASSIC BIKE GUIDE
22 S Cumbria VMCC: Heron Corn Mill, Mill Lane, Beetham, Milnthorpe, LA7 7PQ, tel John Silcock
01229 816264.
22 Bike Night: Plough Inn, Town Street, South Leverton DN22 0BT,
tel 01427 880323.
23 S Dorset Section VMCC Club Night: The Three Compasses, Charminster DT2 9QT, contact Martin Figg/Rod Hann 01935 872528.
25-26 The 40th Carole Nash International Classic Motorcycle Show: County Showground, Weston Road, Stafford, ST18 0BD, www.staffordclassicbikeshows.com
25 Sammy Miller Motorcycle Museum: Adventure Bike Ride In,
www.sammymiller.co.uk
25 Mathewsons Motorcycle Auction: Roxby Garage, Pickering Road, Thornton Le-Dale, Pickering, North Yorkshire YO18 7LH. Tel. 01751 474455, 07507 210031. Mathewsons.co.uk
26 LE Velo Lancs & S Lakes, Dunsop Bridge: meet main car park. Tel. 01772 782516.
26 Sammy Miller Motorcycle Museum: Royal Enfield Ride In. www.sammymiller.co.uk
26 Sammy Miller Motorcycle Museum: BMW Club Day. www.sammymiller.co.uk
26 Vintage & Classic Japanese Bike Day: Ace Cafe,, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. www.london.acecafe.com
26 Bikers’ Breakfast: New Inn, Thoresby, Lincs DN36 5QS. Tel. 01472 840118.

MAY 2020

1 JUNE ISSUE OF THE CLASSIC MOTORCYCLE
1 Bike Night + Streetfighters: Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com
2 YOUR OLD BIKE MART WITH YOU TODAY
2 Taunton Autojumble: The 37 Club, Puriton, near Bridgwater TA7 8AD, M5 J23/A39 from 8am. Tel. Pete Dear 07977 643852.
2 Pembrokeshire Vintage and Classic Motorcycle Club Annual Classic Motorcycle Show: HaverHub, Quay Street, Haverfordwest, Pembs in conjunction with the Haverfordwest Food Festival. Tel. Glyn 07795 485724 for details.
2- 3 Springspeed Nationals: Santa Pod Raceway, Airfield Road, Podington, Wellingborough, Northants NN29 7XA. www.santapod.com
Tel. 01234 782828.
3 Italian Bike Day: Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com
3 Sammy Miller Motorcycle Museum: Spring Auto Jumble. www.sammymiller.co.uk
3 Classicwise Collection Notts Classic Car & Motorcycle Show: Thoresby Park, Ollerton, Nottinghamshire NG22 9EP. Tel. 01484 667776. www.classicshows.org
4 MAY ISSUE OF REAL CLASSIC
4 German Night: Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com
7 Mod ‘n’ Mini Night: Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com
7 LE Velo Lancs & S Lakes, Jenny Brown’s Point, nr Silverdale. Tel. 01772 782516.
7-9 NG Road Racing: Donington Park. www.ngroadracing.org
8 Kent & Sussex Velo Club’s open day: Hamstreet Village Hall, south of Ashford, Kent TN26 2NJ. Proceeds to air ambulance. Contact veloseckent@gmail.com
8 Bike Night + Bandit OC Bike Night + Bandit OC: Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com
8 Sammy Miller Motorcycle Museum: VE Anniversary. www.sammymiller.co.uk
8 Lions Club of Fleet 37th Classic Motorcycle Run and Concours: The Key Car Park, The Key, Elvetham Heath, Fleet, Hampshire GU51 1HA. Website: fleetlions.org.uk
8-10 Llandudno Transport Festival: Bodafon Fields, Llandudno, North Wales LL30 1BW. www.llanfest.co.uk Tel. 01492 517004. Email vicci.rickettsltf@gmail.com
10 Bikers’ Breakfast: New Inn, Thoresby, Lincs DN36 5QS. Tel. 01472 840118.
8-11 Sunbeam MCC Warwickshire Weekend: Kings Coughton, Warks. Pre-1940. Contact: Jenny Staple 01892 535671. jennybaz.staple@gmail.com
9 N West Area Joint VMCC Section Bike Meet: at
Ghost Bikes, Mercer Street, Preston PR1 4LQ. All welcome. Tel. Henry Gregson 01772 686883. Email henrygregson9@gmail.com
10 Stickney Auto Jumble: Stickney car boot field (PE22 8AG). Tel. 01205 480274.
10 Bowood Classic Car & Motorcycle Show: Bowood House, Calne, Wiltshire SN11 0LZ. Tel. 01484 667776. www.classicshows.org
10 BMW Bike Day (GS 40th): Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com
10 British Two-Stroke Club Leicester Section The Windmill Road Run: Wymondham, Leics. Tel. Eric Hathaway 0116 275 0532.
10 InspireRide 3rd Event at the UK’s newest War Memorial: International Bomber Command Centre, Canwick Avenue, Lincoln LN4 2HQ. Tel. 07973 666620. www.inspireride.org.uk
10 Stratford Autojumble, Stratford Racecourse, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 9SE www.stratfordautojumble.co.uk
10 Westland Classic Motor Cycle Club, The Spirit of the Sixties Charity Run: starting at the Fleet Air Arm Museum Yeovilton, BA22 8HT. Entry forms www.wcmcc.org.uk Tel. 01935 423372.
12 S Cumbria VMCC Club Night: Ulverston Sports Club, Priory Rd, Ulverston, Cumbria LA12 9HN.
12 S Cumbria VMCC Club ride in to Lakes at Lightnings Aircraft Museum, Spark Bridge. DATE AND TIME TBC. Tel. 01229 861264.
13 LE Velo Lancs & S Lakes, Spread Eagle Inn, Sawley: fish ‘n’ chips. Tel. 01772 782516.
13 Bike Night: Plough Inn, Town Street, South Leverton DN22 0BT. Tel. 01427 880323.
13 Brit Bike Night with Triumph & Royal Enfield OC & WIMA & BMF: Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com
14 Italian Bikes & Cars: Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com
15 Bike Night + Rockers & Classic: Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com
16 Scorton Auto & Bike Jumble: Scorton, North Yorkshire Events Centre DL10 6EJ. Tel. Bert 07909 904705.
16 Southern Classic Motorcycle Show & Motorcycle Autojumble: Kempton Park, Staines Road East, Sunbury-on-Thames, Middlesex TW16 5AQ www.kemptonautojumble.co.uk
16-17 The Churchill Arms Beers & Bikes Festival: in association with Wheelers Motorcycle Events. The Churchill Arms, Daggons Road, Alderholt, Fordingbridge, Hampshire SP6 3AA. Tel 01425 652147. www.wheelersmce.co.uk
17 Romney Marsh Classic Bike Jumble: Hamstreet, near Ashford, Kent TN26 2JD. Tel. 01797 344277. www.elk-promotions.co.uk
17 Pudleston Bikers’ Show: 10am-3pm at Pudleston Village Hall, Pudleston, Leominster, Herefordshire HR6 0QY. www.pudlestonvillagehall.com Contact: Roger and Judy Thompson, Pound House, Brockmanton, Leominster, Herefordshire HR6 0QU. Email poundhouse@hotmail.com Tel. 01568 760606.
17 Two-Stroke ‘Blue Haze’ Day: Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com
17 Rugby Bikefest 2020: Rugby. www.facebook.com/groups/394898343989248
17-22 S Dorset Section VMCC Weymouth Week events: Bagwell Farm, Chickerell, Weymouth DT3 4EA, on the B3157. Contact: Rod Hann 01935 872528.
20 JUNE ISSUE OF CLASSIC MOTORCYCLE MECHANICS
21 CLASSIC DIRT BIKE ISSUE 55
21 Bike Night: New Inn, Thoresby, Lincs DN36 5QS. Tel 01472 840118.
21 S Cumbria VMCC ride in to Millstone’s Cafe, Bootle. Tel. John Silcock 01229 861264.
22-25 The Main Event: Santa Pod Raceway, Airfield Road, Podington, Wellingborough, Northants NN29 7XA. www.santapod.com. Tel 01234 782828.
23-25 6th Lechlade Rally: Langley Farm OX18 2RZ. Email info@lechladecollectorsclub.co.uk 
Website: Lechlade Collectors Club Tel. 01993 843221 (answer machine).
23 Sunbeam MCC Conyboro Autojumble: Chiddingly, East Sussex. Contact: Rob Pond, 01306 628297 & 07907 694751. Email robertpond123@yahoo.co.uk
23 BMPS Display of Classic Bikes in conjunction with Bryn y Maen Annual Show: near Colwyn Bay, LL28 5EW. www.bmpsnwales.org.uk or leonardferney@gmail.com
23-25 Enfield Pageant of Motoring: Enfield Playing Fields, Great Cambridge Road, Enfield, Middlesex EN1 3PL. www.whitewebbsmuseum.co.uk Tel. 020 8367 1898.
23- 25 Chipping Steam Fair 2020: Green Lane Showground, Chipping PR3 2TQ. Tel. 01995 61866.www.chippingsteamfair.com
23-25 6th Lechlade Rally: Langley Farm OX18 2RZ. Email info@lechladecollectorsclub.co.uk 
website: Lechlade Collectors Club. Tel. 01993 843221 (answer machine).
24 Sunbeam MCC Conyboro Run: Chiddingly, East Sussex. Pre-1940. Contact Rob Pond, 01306 628297 and 07907 694751. Email robertpond123@yahoo.co.uk
24 Sammy Miller Motorcycle Museum: Triumph meet. www.sammymiller.co.uk
24 RBLRB Day (in aid of the Poppy Appeal): Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com
24 Bikers’ Breakfast: New Inn, Thoresby, Lincs DN36 5QS. Tel. 01472 840118.
24-25 Sevenoaks & District Motor Club’s Crystal Palace Car Sprint Bike and Car Show. For further info please contact: Chris Judge 07765 663258 (home) 01474 873628. Email judgece66@aol.com, visit 
www.sevenoaksmotorclub.com or www.motorsport
atthepalace.co.uk
24-25 Motorsport at the Palace (A Sevenoaks & District Motor Club Event): Crystal Palace Park, London. For further details see http://www.motorsportatthepalace.co.uk Email karenmatp@gmail.com
24-25 Cheshire Classic Car & Motorcycle Show: Capesthorne Hall, Macclesfield, Cheshire SK11 9JY. Tel. 01484 667776. www.classicshows.org
25 S Cumbria VMCC meet at Clarkes Arms, Rampside, Classic Car and Bike Day (tbc). Optional short ride to show starting at Club Rooms, Ulverston, 10am. Tel. Chris 01229 348002.
25 35th Yorkshire Classic Vehicle Show & Classic Land Rover display: Ripley Castle, Ripley, Harrogate HG3 3EA. www.markwoodwardclassicevents.com Tel 01697 451882.
25 Margate Meltdown Run: Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com
27 JUNE ISSUE OF CLASSIC BIKE GUIDE
27 Bike Night: Plough Inn, Town Street, South Leverton DN22 0BT. Tel. 01427 880323.
28 Harley Night: Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com
28 S Dorset Section VMCC Club Night at The Three Compasses, Charminster DT2 9QT. Contact: Rod Hann 01935 872528.
28 LE Velo Lancs & S Lakes, Malham; meet main car park. Tel. 01772 782516.
30 LE Velo Northampton, The Sun Inn, Kislingbury NN7 4BB. Tel. 01604 499858.
28-30 Big Knock Diesel Motorcycle Rally: Bat and Ball, Newpound Lane, Billingshurst RH14 0EH. Tel. 01403 700199; enquiries@haywards-batandball.co.uk
29 Bike Night + Performance & Fast Bike: Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com
31 VMCC (Isle of Wight Section) Underpowered Wobble Mk1, Ride Out for Tiddlers (under 200cc) and Flat Tanks: start and finish Wight Pearl, Brighstone, PO30 4DD. Tel. Ron Wallis 01983 752861. ron.wallis10@gmail.com
31 Yamaha Day: Ace Cafe, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, Stonebridge, London NW10 7UD. london.acecafe.com