WIMA Rally Finland 2018

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WIMA Finland welcomes you with your family or friend to the WIMA Rally in Finland from July 30th to August 4th 2018. The rally is held at Parainen in the Soliden’s campsite, about 20 km from Turku. http://www.solliden.fi/ It is … Continued

WIMA Rally 2018

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June 22nd – 24th 2018 Chellington is like nowhere else you will ever stay. It’s a deconsecrated church in the lovely Bedfordshire countryside, overlooking the river Ouse. Sleeping accommodation is in the aisles of the nave! Activities (including the AGM) take place in … Continued

Motorcycle Show 2018

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Don’t miss out on one of the most exciting motorbike shows of 2018! The Carole Nash MCN London Motorcycle Show 2018 is heading back to ExCeL London – and this year looks set to be even bigger than ever. Among … Continued

MAG News

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News from the Motorcycle Action Group (MAG) MAG opposes ‘disproportionate’ pillion passenger ban The Motorcycle Action Group (MAG) has expressed concerns about the prospect of a ban on pillion passengers in London – a proposal which has been raised to combat the scooter … Continued

BMF Bulletin

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The BMF has recently been engaged in the following Lobbying & related activity: Transport for London [TfL] consultation: Anna Zee [Political & Technical Services Director] responded to the 150-page consultation. The motorcycle provisions are generally welcome (funding for training, street … Continued

Valentines?

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Calling members who are free on the evening, and able to make it if you win – A free to enter draw to win a Valentine’s meal for 2 at the Ace Cafe, Wembley, London on Wed 14th February 2018, … Continued

Black Forest Biking

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Last year, we were asked by some friends whether we fancied biking in the Black Forest this June and without a great deal of thought we said yes! It was nice to be asked. The plan was to make our … Continued

National Rally Report 2017

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If you weren’t there, you missed a good rally! The weather was kind – lots of sunshine – no torrential rain which has marred our last three Nationals. It was warm enough to sit outside in the evening, sampling the … Continued

Female Bikers on the Web

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More and more websites keep popping up that feature female bikers…..what is going on?? Check out Women ADV Riders which has an enviable selection of great stories from around the world – WIMA members please make 2017 a wonderful year by … Continued

Member of the Year

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Member of the year for 2016 is Sue Barnes. Sue was presented with the trophy by WIMA GB president Val Newman at a recent outing to Squires Cafe Bar in Leeds.  

Bikes of the Future

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Take a look at the new BMW Motorrad Zero Emission Engine concept bike – Glasses instead of a helmet, light clothing, full balance without a stand: just three of a great many aspects which could become standard in motorcycling and give … Continued

Fuming about Emissions

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The Motorcycle Action Group (MAG), the UK’s leading voice for riders’rights, has raised major concerns about a ridiculous new ‘tax on biking’ in the county’s capital city. An ‘Ultra Low Emissions Zone (ULEZ),’ will impose the same daily tax of £12.50 … Continued

More Cycle Lanes?

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Over recent days, many media stories have echoed MAG’s concerns regarding the emphasis on the construction of segregated cycle lanes. In a Daily Mail article by Tom Rawstorne (entitled ‘Cycle lanes lunacy! More and more are being built across Britain, causing gridlock and pollution. … Continued

John’s Motorcycle News

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John Abram and Michael W George have been active members of the VMCC (Vintage Motor Cycle Club) for many years now, both own several motorcycles and have a common interest in all things “motorcycle related” for bikes of all ages … Continued

Lobby Harlow

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The Motorcycle Action Group (MAG), the UK’s leading voice for riders’ rights, is lobbying Harlow Council for a change in the terms of an injunction directed at preventing anti-social behaviour in the local area.  MAG has already been in close communication … Continued

MAG and Stingers in Kent

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MAG has been in contact with Kent police following the appearance of a worrying film clip on YouTube suggesting that police might be using a stinger device to stop motorcyclists indulging in anti-social behaviour outside the Oakdene Café in Kent. MAG … Continued

Paris Ban on Pre 1999 Bikes

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Motorcycle Action Group (MAG) Press Release Blanket ban on pre-1999 bikes in Paris ‘makes no logical sense:’ MAG The Motorcycle Action Group (MAG) has hit out against Paris authorities which have announced plans to outlaw all motorcycles manufactured before June … Continued

WIMA Rally Pics

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New Pictures from the 2016 WIMA Rally that took place on the 12th-13th of June in Diserth, Wales have been uploaded to our gallery. Take a look and come back soon for the written account of the WIMA exploits which will … Continued

We Buy Any Bike.com

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As a group of motorcycle enthusiasts who have had a great deal of pleasure from bikes and the biking community over the years we try to give a bit back by supporting our local bike charity. We stick to the price we offer … Continued

Andalusian Adventures

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We just learned that one rider a month does not survive the twisty, mountainous road from Ronda to San Pedro. Just as well we didn’t know that a few days earlier when Liz and I rode that exact road….in the wet! However that … Continued

Neil Liversidge Resigns

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MAG has announced that one of the leading campaigners for motorcyclists’ rights, Neil Liversidge, is resigning as Director of the organisation. Neil, who was one of the key leaders as MAG restructured itself into a proactive, politically energetic movement, said … Continued

Ride to Work Week 20th – 26th June

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Ride to Work Week 2016 is on between Monday 20th and Sunday 26th June. The campaign aims to raise the profile of commuting by motorcycle or scooter and to highlight the main benefits which include: . Time saved – less time in … Continued

Queens Cavalcade Oct 2016

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Dear Women’s International Motorcycle Association GB, It is our pleasure to cordially request the honor of your presence at the first Queen’s Cavalcade 2016. It is the very first time in the history of Canary Islands to hold the international motorcycle campaign and it … Continued

Off Roading in Wales

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Here is the latest pics and video from the Off-Road week end organised by WIMA’s Liz Robinson and the Black Desert Training School. Another weekend will be organised soon.    

Steph Jeavons @ Colwyn Bay

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We are delighted that Steph Jeavons will be joining us on Thursday 7th July at 7pm to discuss her trip (so far) around the world on a Honda CRF250L. Many of our customers will already know Steph as she worked at … Continued

IJMS Conference

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14th – 16th July 2016 Call For Papers: 6th INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MOTORCYCLE STUDIES CONFERENCE Chelsea College of Arts (University of the Arts London) will be hosting the 6th International Journal of Motorcycle Studies (IJMS) conference in London. IJMS is the only … Continued

Mayors on Bikes

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Key London Mayor Candidates Share Motorbike Views with MAG Britain’s leading riders’ rights movement, the Motorcycle Action Group (MAG), has secured statements from the two front running candidates in the race to become Mayor of London.  Sadiq Khan MP (Labour) … Continued

Skills Day 2016

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Dorchester and West Dorset Advanced Motorcyclists (DWDAM) has another Women Bikers’ Skills Day planned for next year following the success of the one it staged in 2015. It will again be for women and run by women to encourage those who might … Continued

The Short Report

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Jessie Normaschild and Sue Barnes, amongst others, went to the MCN Bike Show at ExCel recently and sat on a lot of bikes. Jessie says: I currently ride a 2007 Kawasaki ER-6 which is 790 mm. The balls of my feet reach … Continued