Blistering sun on the set-up day bodes well for tomorrow and Saturday's Netley Marsh Eurojumble. Here are the pictorial highlights. Look out for the motorised bar stool...
An international mixed bag of old black and whites, submitted on the Classic Bikers Club Facebook page. Do look closely for the sidecar-mounted lion being ridden around the wall of death! Go on, take a trip down memory lane...
An assortment of scooters and mopeds from the Classic Bikers Club Facebook page. Most restored, some work in progress but all extremely unusual. How many can you recognise?
A collection of historic images highlighting great moments in TT and Manx GP motorcycle history. All these images can be purchased from the Mortons Archive. Click the 'Read more' link for further information...
Chequered flags will be waved on 26 May to kick off the 2012 Isle of Man TT races and motorcycle visitors and Island enthusiasts can once again gorge on the action and varied side-attractions going on during the 13-day event. Here are a selection of our favourite images from the Mortons Archive...
A mixed bag of classics taken from our 'Bikes our friends own/used to own' photo album on the Classic Bikers Club Facebook page. Most of them in their finished state, although some obviously still work in progress. How many can you recognise?
Mixed bag of print ads to keep you on your toes - some bikes, some accessories. Lodge's spark plugs seem to impress a despatch rider (below), distinctively orange-coloured Instant Gasket was peppered in the motorcycling press and Firestone had created a new Diene RUBBER-X compound which was safe, smooth and long lasting.
• Norton Dominator Super Profile
• BSA V-twin
• Beardmore Precision
• Straight from the plate – Thruxton, 1951
• Reader’s restoration – Rudge Multi
• Touring in France
• Closer Look – BSA’s sidecar stars
• Men who mattered – Georg Meier
• Marque of distinction – Sunbeams
• Restoration Guide – Gilera lightweights
• Technical feature – Ignition
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