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?
Trials ace Brian Marr, who filled in at the last moment to do our demonstrations, and stuntriding legend Kevin Carmichael display their skills in a spontaneous performance for the crowd...
In 1954, the Motor Cycling Club (MCC) held its 50th Edinburgh Commemoration Run, the Golden Jubilee celebration for what was reckoned to be the oldest sporting motorcycle event held anywhere in the world...
A fantastic array of motorcycles was on display at the the Aviation Heritage Wolds Run on Saturday, May 5 in East Kirkby, Lincs. Classic Bike Guide editor Nigel Clark picks some of his favourites...
A popular precursor to the Wines from Spain pre-65 Scottish Two Day Trial, mentioned earlier, is the Moidart Peninsular Road Run for pre-1979 motorcycles...
Motocross demonstrations are running the Lanark Show until midday, and quite a spectacle they are too…
Our independent judging panel at the Lanark Show have inspected all of the exhibits and nominated the Show winners. All are special but the Best In Show winner is very special. It's none other than Derek Palmer's stunning Flower of Scotland land speed machine!
Motorcycle enthusiasts have travelled afar to reach the Lanark Show and the turnout of bikes exceeded a thousand by midday. Here are some of our favourites...
Stuntrider Kevin Carmichael thrilled the crowds with his first stunt display at the Great Scottish Show - an unforgettable experience. The bikes are pretty much standard apart from handlebars and handlerbar brake, plus igniter for the flame system...
A beautiful blue sky at Lanark has obviously contributed to the number of Show visitors, because now the gates have opened, the crowds are streaming in. This really is a Show for every type of motorcycle enthusiast, modern and classic, as it offers a huge variety of displays through the day...
• Triumph CTT
• BSA A10 Golden Flash
• Rex-Acme Blackburnes
• Straight from the plate – Crystal Palace, 1957
• Matchless G50CSR (cover story)
• Baz and Jenny Staple interview
• Men who mattered – Tim Hunt
• Roy Poynting column
• Jerry Thurston column
• Marque of distinction – Moto Guzzi
• Ted Mellors reflections
• Closer Look – 1914 ‘no show’
• You were asking
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