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Pinhard Trophy 2018

13th August 2018

The Sunbeam MCC Ltd invite applicants for the prestigious Pinhard Trophy, a gift of the club This award has been presented since 1950 to the best under 21 year old sporting motorcyclist competing under ACU or SACU jurisdiction. Past winners include multi world road racing champions John Surtees and Mike Hailwood, ... Read the full article

Survey and Volunteers

31st July 2018

To date 187 SMCC members have completed and returned survey forms. An excellent response for which SMCC secretary Paul Bullock and the committee offer their thanks. This wealth of response will help the committee steer the club in the directions our members ask for. A sizeable number of respondents offered to ... Read the full article

Pioneer Run, 18 March 2018

16th May 2018

  Despite the best efforts of the 'Mini Beast from the East' 140 entrants signed on for the 79th SMCC Pioneer Run. However many more entrants were unable travel to the start due to road conditions in their locale and others decided not to. While conditions were poor on Epsom Downs ... Read the full article

SMCC Committee changes

11th May 2018

AGM matters: The SMCC AGM was held at 2pm on 14 April 2018 at the Llama Centre, Wych Cross, Forest Row, East Sussex Having completed a 3 year term as club secretary Arnold Marshall along with our minutes secretary Jacqui stood down from these posts at the meeting. All members offered a ... Read the full article

New Website

5th February 2018

Welcome to the SMCC’s new website. This is the club members’ website and we look forward to adding your photographs of runs, club night activities and other events along with brief reports and news stories where possible. If you notice any errors please e-mail appropriate corrections. While we have used copy ... Read the full article

No MOT for over forties

11th December 2017

From 20 May 2018 most vehicles over 40 years old (on a rolling basis) will no longer be required to undergo an annual MoT test in the UK, advises the DVSA. This brings the MoT test exemptions in line with those currently applied by DVLA for VED. Selected vehicles including ... Read the full article

Q plate registration marks

11th December 2017

Changes to the UK’s Q plate registration marks. The Q plate mark is awarded only to selected special built vehicles and those for whom their identity or date of manufacture is in doubt. With additional documentary evidence current registered keepers have been able to apply for Q plate replacement with ... Read the full article