N/W Roadrunner Projects

  N/W Roadrunner Projects The latest train of thought is why not do a monthly newsletter on our website just to keep up to date with members projects.  I have been busy building my special from parts I’ve accumulated over the past 20+ years. It is a rigid framed BSA B31 with girder forks overbored to 400cc with hot cams, piston and flowed head. So it should be a bit of a goer, and here it is in all it’s glory. Still work in progress though. It’s a little honey.…

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Our Chairman Alex has received the Syd Plevin Trophy from the VMCC

Well done and well deserved Alex has been presented with The Syd Plevin Trophy for work done in our section. I’m sure you’ll all agreed that Alex deserves this trophy for all the work he puts into the section, even whilst recovering from a stroke. Alex has said if he was to receive any trophy from the VMCC this is the one he would chose. Will you all give 3 cheers for Alex      

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Awards night & hot pot supper

  Well I think everyone had a great night for the awards and hot pot supper which was well attended, there must have been about 100 members enjoying the evening. We must all give thanks to Jeff Chambers from Blackpool and Preston VMCC section for handing out the awards, thanks Jeff for a brilliant job. We must also thank the ladies for their wonderful hot pot and apple pie and cream desert beautiful as usual. Also thanks to Brian, Tony, Les, Colin, Mike & Kevin otherwise known as The Undertakers…

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Junction bike show 16th June 2019 & autojumble

We would like to thank Paul Draper landlord of the Junction Pub in Rainford for once again allowing us to have a bike show in his very large marquee.  The event was well attended but not quite as many as in January, this was probably due to it being father’s day and the unpredictable weather. However, the weather wasn’t too bad and we had riders in and out all day. There was a great variety of bikes on display and our thanks go to all those who attended, as without…

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Brian’sTransport Rally 2019

Well what a fantastic day we had on Sunday the 9th June! It was all down to one of the Stalwarts of the Northwest Section Brian Moorcroft. Brian is one of our hardest working members to contributes so much effort to raise money for worthwhile charities along with his  family and for which we are all so grateful.Despite his advanced years and health issues he puts on a fabulous weekend and has done for many years. There is every type of vehicle there for all of us big boys and…

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Holmeswood run Sunday 12th May 2019

Holmeswood run 12th May   Sunday the12th of May and we’ve just finished the Holmeswood run and what a cracker it was. I didn’t  accurately count the number of entrants but I estimate between thirty or forty attended on this beautiful sunny day. Kath and Warren had plotted a lovely run down the back lanes  of Lancashire culminating in the lunch stop at one of our favourite venues the Farmers Arms pub in Hilldale. We had a diverse selection of bikes ,each a delight to see . Girder forked machines,…

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