Chairman’s Ride-In & BBQ – 3rd June 2017

The Chairman’s Ride-In and BBQ again proved to be a great day for the Section. The weather was near perfect and 40 riders and drivers brought their machines along to the Air Scout Hut at Hurst for what is becoming a popular annual event for spectators, enthusiasts, supporters alike. Or, perhaps, it’s simply the barbeque’d…

Club Night – Girder Fork Evening – 30th May 2017

Twenty two riders motored up to the girder fork night with 8 veteran, vintage and post vintage machines sporting forks of the designated variety. In addition, I’m pleased to report that Allen Millyard rode over from Thatcham on his Flying Millyard and, yes, it does have girder forks. Michael Bryant brought his veteran Premier accompanied…

The Owen Tyler Run – 21st May 2017

The Owen Tyler Run attracted a comfortable entry of 26 bikes and riders for this annual event. Sadly, there were no Veteran class entries, but perhaps this is unsurprising, as the machines – and generally the same riders – continue to increase in years and the combination becomes less practicable. Six machines made up the…

Mid-week Run – Museum of Army Flying – 10th May 2017

At the beginning of the year, the committee asked for volunteers to help organise a few of the runs that the section puts on throughout the riding season. Paul Fenton was willing enough to put himself in the frame and took on the task of running May’s mid-week outing. And what a grand job he…

Owen Tyler Run – 21st May 2017

Don’t forget that we are holding our annual Owen Tyler Run on 21st May starting from the Air Scout Hut (co-located with the Village Hall) in Hurst. This year we include two additional awards. One to cover the period after 1960 for later classics and another for the best non-British entry. Class Awards: The Owen…