The vintage Motor Cycle Club - VMCC
The Vintage Motor Cycle Club

Worcestershire

VMCC Section

Phone: +44(0)1283 540 557

Email: general@vmcc.net

Monthly meetings are held on 2nd Monday of each month at:-

The Bell Inn

Martley Road

Lower Broadheath

Worcester WR2 6QG

7.30pm for 8.00pm start

Section secretary:- John Porter 01386 553329

07836 748586


Worcestershire Section Run Start Locations are as follows :-

EITHER

Mayfly Café at the Cob House, Wichenford WR6 6YE (on the B4204 between Lower Broadheath and Martley)

OR

Market Square, Bromyard, HR7 4BP

OR

** other location, please check beforehand.

Start times - 9.30am for 10.00am start

Breakfast Meets – People tend to arrive at around 9.30 am

Run dates maybe subject to change -please check dates in monthly newsletter or this website beforehand.


VMCC FIXTURES 2020

JULY and AUGUST's event(s) have been revised in the light of COVID 19 and are correct as of 1st July 2020. However you should still check beforehand in case there are last minute changes

JULY

Sunday 5th ‘Ride in’ to the Watering Hole Cafe , Aymestrey [PH] Arrive any time between 9.30 - 11.00am

Tuesday 7th ‘Ride In’ with Hereford Section[RC] British Camp Cafe 9:30 - 11:00

[that is on the main A449 just outside Malvern]

Monday 13th Bring a Bike Night The Bell 7.30pm.

Thursday 16th New Bend Swingin’ South [RC] Bromyard 9.30am.

We have a coffee stop at the Old Dairy Tearoom in the Forest of Dean [GL17 0QD] then onto a lunch stop at The Globe at Alvington [GL15 6BA] and a tea stop at the British Camp Cafe as above. We may need to pre-order lunch depending on numbers so do arrive in good time. We also need to ride in groups of no more than six so please be prepared to read a route sheet and lead a happy little band of your chums !! It maybe that this is a trial to see whether the group is happy to have runs organised on this basis or whether we have more ‘ride ins’ where riding in small groups is easier to achieve

Sunday 26th The Roy Lambert ‘Ride In’ [PH] TBC 9.30-11.00am

AUGUST

Thursday 6th Breakfast ‘ Ride in’ [RC] TBC 9.30-11,30am

Sunday 9th Black Mountains Run [MD] [TBC] OK Diner Leominster 9.30am

Monday 10th Bring and Buy night The Bell 7.30pm

Thursday 13th Bill Bubb’s Run [BB] [TBC] The Cob House 9.30am

Monday 24th Committee meeting The Crown 7.30pm

Wednesday 26th ‘Fish and Chip night’ [RC] [TBC] Fiddler’s Elbow Chippy 7.00pm

[meet at Rose and Crown car park Tenbury at 5.30 for 6.00pm start]

Organisers [ PH[01886 853293 [RC] 01299 403334 [MD] 07967 350254. [BB] 01789 772297.


The following events are of historic interest only. Hopefully a number of revised events will emerge to take their place

SEPTEMBER

Sunday 6th The Worcester TT [RC] The Cob House 9.30am

Sunday 13th The Teme Valley Run [PH] The Square Bromyard 9.30am

Monday 14th Club Night The Bell 7.30pm

Thursday 17th Howard’s Run [HW] The Cob House 9.30am

Monday 21st Committee Meeting The Talbot 8.00pm

Sunday 27th Levis Cup Road Trial The Lenchford Shrawley 10.00am

OCTOBER

Sunday 4th The October Run [PH] The Square Bromyard 9.30am

Monday 12th Club Night The Bell 7.30pm

Thursday 15th Richard’s Mid-week Run [RB]? The Cob House 9.30am

Monday 26th Committee Meeting The Talbot 8.00pm

NOVEMBER

Sunday 1st Pete’s ride to Breakfast [PH] The Square Bromyard 9.30am

Monday 9th Club night The Bell 7.30pm

Thursday 19th Hereford Run [RC] The Square Bromyard 9.30am

Sunday 22nd Lunchtime Meeting[JP] The Bell Pensax 12noon

Monday 23rd Committee Meeting The Talbot 8.00pm

DECEMBER

Sunday 6th Breakfast Meeting [RC] The Cob House 10.00am

Monday 14th Christmas Event[JP] The Bell 7.30pm

Thursday 17th Breakfast meeting [RC] The Den Stanford Bridge 10.00am

Saturday 26th Boxing Day Meet[JP] New Inn, Shrawley. ?? 12noon

Compiled 15h October 2019 RC.



VMCC HEREFORDSHIRE SECTION - PROVISIONAL CALENDAR 2019

02/12/2018

Issue 7

Start Leader

26/12/2018

11:00

3rd Brass Monkey Boxing day ride - 1 hr maximum. Be a HERO!

The Moon Mordiford

Geoff McGladdery

17/01/2019

19:30

Club Night

The Moon Mordiford

27/01/2019

10:00

Castles ride - Ludlow, Croft and a host of others along the way.

Bromyard Market Square

Roger Bibbings

HR7 4BP

21/02/2019

19:30

Club Night

The Moon Mordiford

24/02/2019

09:30

John Langford run - guests of Worcestershire section - finishes at the Watering Hole

Bromyard Market Square

Pete Howells

Cafe, Aymestrey, Herefordshire, HR6 9SRTBC

HR7 4BP

27/02/2019

19:30

The "Big Talk" at the Conquest Bromyard. "Helen Lloyd and her African travels"

Conquest Theatre -

Geoff McGladdery

Bromyard, HR7 4DU

03/03/2019

11:00

VMCC AGM

Gaydon

14/03/2019

10:00

MID-WEEK RIDE OUT - Tesco to the Moon

Tesco café - Belmont

Alan Reed

17/03/2019

08:30

Sunday - Breakfast ride out approx 1 hour

Travellers Rest Ross-

Mike Bertenshaw

onWye

21/03/2019

19:30

Club Night

The Moon Mordiford

06/04/2019

Bringsty Grand Prix

Bringsty Common

Robert Rendell,

07/04/2018

Felix Burke Road Trial. Highly recommended event organised by the Cotswold Section

Andoversford Village Hall,

01452 863470,

GL54 4LQ

ear@globalnet.co.u

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07/04/2019

Bromyard Festival of Speed

Bromyard

11/04/2019

10:00

MID-WEEK RIDE OUT - Brightwells Café - HR6 0DE at 09:30 for 10:00 start. South

Easter Mart, Leominster,

Geoff McGladdery

Shropshire and the Long Mynd. Finishing at Ludlow Food centre

HR6 0DE

18/04/2019

19:00

Ride & Club Night meet promptly at 19:00 for riders. Non riders meet at 20:00

The Moon Mordiford

Mid-Wales Meander to the Dams at Rhayader - Meet at Texaco Station Kington - HR5

28/04/2019

10:00

3DZ. Finish Granary café, Hay-on-Wye. Changed from previous date which was Easter

Kington, HR5 3DZ.

Geoff McGladdery

Sunday.

In search of the Green Man - Flat tankers, girder forkers, mopeds and step-throughs -

12/05/2019

10:00

Starts at B&Q Hereford finishes Broomy Hill Museum for miniature steam train rides at

B&Q Hereford, HR4 9SH

Steve Sumner

approx 13:00 - less than 40 miles

16/05/2019

19:00

Special Club Night - "Seven Signpost Navigation Challenge" meet promptly at 19:00.

The Moon Mordiford

Roger Bibbings

prizes for on-time finishers.

18/05/2019

VMCC Vintage bike training day - Curborough

VMCC HQ

19/05/2019

10:00

"Three wheels on my wagon" - A run designed specifically for 3 wheelers (solos are

Bromyard Market Square

TBA

welcome too)

13/06/2019

10:00

Midweek ride out - Mid-Wales and the Borders - From Kington to Knighton - Meet at

Kington HR5 3DZ

Geoff McGladdery

Texaco Station Kington - HR5 3DZ.

16/06/2019

VMCC Banbury Run - The British Motor Museum , Gaydon, Warks CV35 0BJ. You should

see this event once in your life!

20/06/2019

19:00

Club night and "Bring and Buy" sale

The Moon Mordiford

Roger Bibbings

23/06/2019

08:00

Herefordshire on the Edge 2019

Ross-on-Wye, or Lion

Geoff McGladdery

Leintwardine

12/07/2019

Camping weekend at Mallory for the Festival

13/07/2019

MALLORY PARK - Festival of 1000 bikes - Emphasis on Road bikes

14/07/2019

MALLORY PARK - Festival of 1000 bikes - Emphasis on Race bikes

18/07/2019

19:30

Bike show - all bikes and riders welcome - prizes

The Moon Mordiford

David Brand

21/07/2019

10:00

Forest of Dean ride. Lunch at The Rising Sun at Moseley Green. Approx 70 miles

Ross-on-Wye

Mike Bertenshaw

15/08/2019

19:00

Ride & Club Night meet promptly at 19:00 for riders. Non riders meet at 20:00

The Moon Mordiford

18/08/2019

10:00

Off road day - learn how to ride off-road, to include a short trail ride - Some classic off-

Llanfihangel-nant-Melan

Rob Woodford

road bikes will be available if you don't have your own

12/09/2019

13:30

AFTERNOON RIDE!! - A couple of hours around the lanes of NE Herefordshire, starting

Bringsty Common Café

Geoff McGladdery

and finishing at Bringsty Common café WR6 5UJ. Why not have lunch there?

14/09/2019

VMCC Vintage bike training day - Curborough

VMCC HQ

19/09/2019

19:00

Ride & Club Night meet promptly at 19:00 for riders. Non riders meet at 20:00

The Moon Mordiford

Café Racer ride - Open to all bikes, but café racers will be really appreciated. Open

OK Diner on A49

22/09/2019

10:00

roundabout Leominster

Paul Farley

roads with minimal lanes

HR6 0DQ

The Levis Cup and Marjorie Cottle Trial - A competitive Time Trial on public roads -

The Lenchford, Shrawley,

29/09/2018

10:00

Highly recommended. Contact David Spencer for details 0121 5501547

David Spencer,

davidjspencer@btinternet.com

WR6 6TB

10/10/2019

The Roof of Wales . Full day ride - 175 miles

OK Diner Leominster

Mike Smith

17/10/2019

19:30

Club night

The Moon Mordiford

20/10/2019

09:30

Ride out Bredon Hill and Winchcombe

Ledbury Market Hall

Geoff McGladdery

17/11/2019

09:30

Ride out - Tenbury to the Bell at Pensax for lunch

Tenbury Wells

21/11/2019

19:30

Annual General Meeting and election of officers

The Moon Mordiford

19/12/2019

Christmas dinnner - TBC

The Moon Mordiford

26/12/2019

11:00

4th Brass Monkey Boxing day ride - 1 hr maximum. Be a HERO!

The Moon Mordiford

Geoff McGladdery

Date

Venue

Phone No

Grid Ref

01.01.20

Carpenters Arms, Miserden

01285 821283

SO 937 088

02.02.20

Royal Exchange, Hartpury

01452 700273

SO 799 250

16.02.20

Gloucester Old Spot, Piffs Elm, nr Cheltenham

01242 680321

SO 898 261

15.03.20

Daneway Inn, Daneway

01285 760297

SO 939 034

26.04.20

Royal Spring Inn, Lower Lydbrook

01594 860492

SO 604 169

05.07.20

Rising Sun Inn, Moseley Green, Parkend

01594562008

SO 631 087

09.08.20

Plough Inn, Ford, nr Stow on the Wold

01386 584215

SP 089 294

13.09.20

Walwyn Arms, Much Marcle

01531 660601

SO 656 333

18.10.20

Snowshill Arms, Snowshill, nr Broadway

01386 852653

SP 097 336

15.11.20

Seven Tuns Inn, Chedworth

01285 720630

SP 052 120

13.12.20

Penny Farthing Inn, Aston Crews, nr Newent

01989 750366

SO 672 232

26.12.20

Red Lion Inn, Wainloads, nr Gloucester *

01452 730935

SO 848 259

01.01.21

Carpenters Arms, Miserden

01285 821283

SO 937 088

Registered Address

Allen House, Wetmore Road,

Burton upon Trent,

Staffordshire, DE14 1TR