2018 Calendar

2018 Calendar

Evening runs start at 7.00 pm unless stated.

More information in Section Notes in the VMCC Journal each month and at www.vmcc.net

Chairman. John Dodimead 01179372949 john.dodimead@btinternet.com
Secretary .Mike Emery 07875392645 mre_uk2003@yahoo.co.uk
Treasurer. Paul Flowers 01179495214 / 07855061513 paul.flowers@hotmail.com

Other Committee Members
Alan Burton 01179565990 / 07774923721 missingwheel@hotmail.co.uk
Simon Bending 01179652503 sbendings@yahoo.co.uk
Mike Fay 01454774243 / 07974650631 mikefay@laburnumhouse.me.uk
Alan Jones margalan208@sky.com
01179570376

Other event organisers
Alan Freke 01179570942 alanfreke@hotmail.com
Alan Spencer 01179712587 / 07815992256 alanspencer@orange.net
Mike Drake 01454772179 / 07967641649 Suedrake@martincroft.orangehome.co.uk
Tony Prescott 07816388247 wprescott650@btinternet,com
John Beddis 01454886506 / 07551945665 jcbeddis11@blueyonder.co.uk
Duncan Venison duncan_venison@hotmail.co.uk
Dave Body 01179402616 libbyb1@hotmail.com
Keith Knight sandfordknight@btinternet.com

Thursday meet coordinator John Hembrough 01179613262
Monday 1 January 2018. New Year’s Day Meet at Avon Valley Steam Railway Bitton. Noon
Wednesday 10 January. Noggin and Natter, Begbrook.
Wednesday 24 January, Club Night. Film – The story of the Triumph Bonneville, Begbrook.
Saturday 3/Sunday 4 February. Bristol Classic Motorcycle Show, Shepton Mallet. Alan Burton
Wednesday 14 February. Noggin and Natter, Begbrook.
Wednesday 28 February, Club Night. Talk by Tim Ryan -on Aust ferry, Begbrook.
Friday 9 March. Skittles with Buffet. Winterbourne Community Centre, 7.30. Mike Emery
Wednesday 14 March. Noggin and natter, Begbrook.
Wednesday 28 March, Club Night. Talk by Chas Ashley – on Maps, Begbrook.
Wednesday 11 April. Noggin and Natter, Begbrook.
Wednesday 25 April, Club Night. Talk by Alan Freke – 60 years of bodging, Begbrook.
Thursday 26 April. Lunchtime Meet – Beaufort Arms, Hawksbury Upton
Saturday 28 April. Somerset Section Auto Jumble, Shepton Mallet
Sunday 6th May. Founders Day Relay rally. Our Station is at Begbrook
Wednesday 9 May. Noggin and natter, Begbrook.
Sunday 13 May. South West Coast Run, Failand Village Hall, 11.00. John Dodimead
Wednesday 23 May, Club Night. Film – Tribute to Bob Mcintyre, Begbrook.
Thursday 24 May. Lunchtime Meet, George Inn, Gurney Slade
Sunday 3 June. Ray Cordy Memorial Run. Over in to Wales from Aust Services, Junction 1 M48, (9.30 for 10.00.Rod Western
Wednesday 6 June. Evening Run, from Jubilee Inn, Flax Bourton, Duncan Venison
Wednesday 13 June. Noggin and natter, Begbrook.
Thursday 14 June. A run to the Cotswold Motor Museum, Bourton on the Water. From Avon Steam Railway, Bitton. 10.00 am. Early lunch at Kemble airfield.
Wednesday 20 June. Evening meet at The Wishing Well, Codrington 7.00pm.
Wednesday 27 June, Club Night. Ride a bike to Begbrook night.
Thursday 28 June. Lunchtime meet, Wishing Well, Codrington
Wednesday 4 July. Evening meet, at The White Horse, Biddestone
Wednesday 11 July. Noggin and natter, Begbrook.
Thursday 12 July. Breakfast run to Kemble Airfield, for 9.30. Tony Prescott
Saturday 14 July. Frenchay Historic Vehicle Day. Frenchay Park Road, Alan Freke
Wednesday 18 July. Evening Run from McDonalds, Brislington. Keith Knight
Wednesday 25 July, Club Night. Ride the oldest bike you can to Begbrook
Thursday 26 July. Lunchtime meet, White Horse, Biddestone
Wednesday 1 August. Evening Run from The Wheatsheaf, Corston, 7.00. Dave Body. Ex Peter Winch route
Wednesday 8 August. Noggin and natter, Begbrook.
Thursday 9 August. Breakfast Run to New Manor Tea Rooms,
North Widcombe, near Bishop Sutton, 9.30
Wednesday 15 August. Evening run from Golden Hart, Winterbourne, 7.00. Mike Fay/ Mike Drake
Wednesday 22 August. Club Night. Ride a bike night and car park concours. At Begbrook
Thursday 23 August. Lunchtime meet, Anchor, Saul
Wednesday 29 August. Evening run from The Wishing Well, Codrington, 7.00. Simon Bending
Sunday 2 September. Bill Shepherd Memorial Run from Avon Valley Steam Railway, Bitton. 9.30 for10.30. John Beddis
Wednesday 5 September. Evening Meet at The Plough, Pilning
Sunday 9 September. Cyclemotor and Girder Fork ‘Lakes Run’ Run from Manor Farm Tea Rooms, North Widcombe, 10.00 am. Alan Spencer
Wednesday 12 September. Noggin and natter, Begbrook.
Wed 26 September. Club Night Film – From the Jaws of Victory, The story of the rise and fall of the British motorcycle industry, Begbrook.
Thursday 27 September. Lunchtime meet, Lamb, Iron Acton.
Wednesday 10 October. Noggin and Natter, Begbrook.
Wednesday 17 October. Dinner and Prize Giving at Begbrook, 7.00pm for 7.30
Wednesday 24 October. Club Night – Quiz, Begbrook.
Wednesday 14 November. Noggin and Natter, Begbrook.
Wednesday 28 November. Annual General Meeting and Auction, at Begbrook, 8.00 pm prompt
Wednesday 12 December. Noggin and Natter, Begbrook.
Wednesday 26 December. Boxing Day Meet at Wishing Well, Codrington (noon)
Tuesday 1 January 2019. New Year’s Day meet at Avon Valley Steam Railway, Bitton. Noon