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TT Superstar Set For Stafford October

Posted by on May 14, 2015

TT Superstar Set For Stafford October

IMAGE – John McGuinness will headline October’s Carole Nash Classic Motorcycle Mechanics Show  ———— John McGuinness, the 21 times TT winner, has been confirmed as guest of honour for October’s classic bike event in Stafford. The Morecambe Missile will headline the Carole Nash Classic Motorcycle Mechanics Show on October 17-18, and he’ll be in attendance all weekend at Staffordshire...

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Accessible Transport Goes Like A Dream At Stafford

Posted by on May 12, 2015

Accessible Transport Goes Like A Dream At Stafford

IMAGE – The Burnt Tree Dream Bus ready for action at Classic Bike Shows’ offices ahead of last month’s Stafford show ———— Positive feedback has been pouring in for a new accessible bus service introduced by Classic Bike Shows at its recent Stafford event. Named the Dream Bus, the 16-seater vehicle is frequently lent to schools and colleges by owners Burnt Tree helping those who...

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Hammond And May Attend Record-Breaking Stafford Auction

Posted by on Apr 27, 2015

Hammond And May Attend Record-Breaking Stafford Auction

IMAGE – James May and Richard Hammond get expert advice from The Classic MotorCycle editor James Robinson ahead of the Bonhams auction ———— James May and Richard Hammond were among the Staffordshire Showground crowd to see their personal motorcycle collections go under the hammer at a record-breaking Bonhams bike auction. All of the 12 machines owned by the duo were snapped up by...

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Spotted At Stafford: TCM’s Top Five Bikes

Posted by on Apr 26, 2015

Spotted At Stafford: TCM’s Top Five Bikes

The Classic MotorCycle magazine staff writer Michael Barraclough has been out and about in the halls at Stafford looking for the hidden gems. Here are five of his favourite from the hundreds on display at the Carole Nash International Classic MotorCycle Show…  Dave Stewart’s 1921 Douglas B/21 Dave Stewart acquired this stunning 600cc Douglas in January from Holland-based classic motorcycle...

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Spotted At Stafford: James May And Richard Hammond

Posted by on Apr 26, 2015

Spotted At Stafford: James May And Richard Hammond

Top Gear co-presenters James May and Richard Hammond have arrived at Staffordshire County Showground to see their personal motorcycle collections go up for sale in the Bonhams auction. With their futures on the popular BBC TV show in doubt, the pair appeared in high spirits and were heard joking with showgoers at the Carole Nash International Classic MotorCycle Show about the high level of media...

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Parade Laps Add To The Mix At The Stafford Show

Posted by on Apr 26, 2015

Parade Laps Add To The Mix At The Stafford Show

With the show already well-known for its stunning concourse displays, classic British machines – and one based on a 1920s American example – have been paraded at the Stafford’s April motorcycle event for the first time. Heavyweight names of motorcycle history such as Brough, Ariel and Norton were represented, along with Allen Millyard’s incredible custom-built specimen resembling an...

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Jefferies Brothers Provide Double Star Quality At Stafford

Posted by on Apr 25, 2015

Jefferies Brothers Provide Double Star Quality At Stafford

IMAGE – Nick and Tony Jefferies (middle and right) chat on stage with compere Steve Plater (left) ———— Stafford’s annual April bike show is well-known for bringing together the great and good of motorcycling, and this year sees brothers Tony and Nick Jefferies taking their places as joint guests of honour. The pair have taken part in a number of on-stage speaking engagements throughout the...

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New Stafford Show Attraction Up And Running

Posted by on Apr 25, 2015

New Stafford Show Attraction Up And Running

A new Restoration Theatre hosted by TV personality Pete Thorne has launched today at the 35th running of the world’s biggest classic bike event.  The new initiative is part of a campaign by organiser Classic Bike Shows to introduce additional live elements to the well-established formula of the Carole Nash International Classic MotorCycle Show, and the first of the nine weekend sessions...

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