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Shropshire Mid-Week Break, 13 – 17 May 2019

20th September 2018

Regulations and entry forms for the 2019 Shropshire Mid-Week Break, a closed to club members only event, are now available for download from this website or direct from the Secretary of the Meeting. To download visit the calendar or contact Judith Coote at <jacoote58@gmail.com> Entry closing date is 28 February ... Read the full article

Welsh Week, 22 – 29 June 2019

20th September 2018

Events secretary Baz Staple writes: As regular entrants to this long standing event know John Appleton and Colin Bentham are standing down after many years of superbly satisfying the entrants' needs. Aberystwyth has been the traditional base for the Welsh Week since 1984, but since the University could no longer accommodate us ... Read the full article

1st Bolney Vintage Run and 2nd Summer Pioneer Run

30th August 2018

Rob Pond, his family and friends organised the 1st Summer Pioneer Run in August 2017, and this year to make a full weekend's riding of real motorcycles they added the 1st Bolney Vintage Run. Held on Saturday 18 August 2018 entrants of the 1st Bolney Run enjoyed a longer ride along ... Read the full article

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

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