Trusted Trader Directory


We are pleased to present Johns Motorcycle News list of Trusted Traders.

ALMAXX HEN & CHICKENS RIDER TRAINING

(Motorcycle shop with Qualified D.S.A Motorcycle Rider Training)

Prescot Road,
Melling,
Merseyside,
L31 1AN

Tel: 0151 520 0026
Email: almaxxmotorcycles@gmail.com
Web: www.almaxxmotorcycles.co.uk

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Almaxx is a Motorcycle shop which also facilitates qualified D.S.A. Motorcycle Rider Training. “Always good reports about the standard of Motorcycle training at Almaxx, so, if you or someone you know wants to learn to ride a bike, then why not give our good friends Kevin or Alex a call?” Almaxx are also main agents for RST, Shoei and Spada, they also stock AGV, Arai & Weise. Generous discounts offered to Bona Fide members registered with JMN

AUTOVALUES ENGINEERING

(CNC Machining Specialists)

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Albion Road,
Idle,
Bradford,
BD10 9LZ

Tel: 01274 614424
Fax: 01274 611560,
Email: sales@autovalues.co.uk or
Email: sales@morgo.co.uk
Web: www.autovalues.co.uk or
Web: www.morgo.co.uk

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“Michael & John originally met Graham Waterworth at Stafford Bike Show, we are really impressed with the absolutely superb, miniature motorcycle Oil Filter kit that they have on display and recommend anyone considering oil filtration for their bike have a look at this. They can usually be found on the balcony of the main hall at the Stafford Show”

AVON TYRES

(Motorcycle & Car Tyres)

European Sales
& Customer/Technical Service,,
Cooper Tire & Rubber Company Europe Ltd,
Bath Road, Melksham,
Wiltshire, SN12 8AA

Tel: 01225 701101
Email: Via Website http://www.avon-tyres.co.uk/
Web: http://www.avon-tyres.co.uk/find-dealer

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“John and Michael started using Avon tyres on their bikes (both Classic and Modern) some years ago and have found them to provide good road holding, without the “white lining” effect of other brands. You can use the above web address to locate your local dealer, but if not too far away we could highly recommend Mersey Motorcycles of Liverpool, where Bill or Peter Tipping (Approved Avon Dealers) can provide replacement Avon motorcycle tyres with their usual excellent service at good prices” We are delighted that Avon are supporting us and that they have chosen to become “Friends of JMN”

BENNETTS INSURANCE

(Specialist Insurance Cover)

Bennetts Biking Services Ltd
Enbrook Park, Sandgate
Folkestone
Kent, CT20 3SE

Tel (General & Quotes): 0330 018 7990
Customer Services: 0344 412 2171
Email: helpme@bennetts.co.uk
Web : www.bennetts.co.uk

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“We met up with senior representatives of Bennetts whilst at Endurance Legends, Donington, (an event that they were sponsoring and had kindly invited the VMCC to attend). Bennetts are a well established specialist Insurance brokers supplying cover tailored to meet your needs and budget for all classes of bike and we are pleased to welcome them to our “Friends” and “Trusted Traders

BIKE MOVE

(Motorcycle Transportation)

National and International Collections and Deliveries
Warrington Cheshire

Tel: UK – 07805250526
Tel: NI – 07860379524
Web – https://www.facebook.com/BikeMove-228599114272941/
Email mrlbben@aol.com

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“BikeMove is a bike moving company set up by Biker for Bikers. They have well over 500 past jobs with amazing reviews. From local collections to international collections, there is no place they won’t go. If it wants moving they will move it, so far there is nothing they can’t move from Bikes, Cars and Trikes. Just give them an A to B address and they will do it when you want it, at a time you want. Ben and Chris have moved Bikes for friends of mine and they have nothing but praise for the professional reliable service they provide.”

BILL SMITH MOTORS

(Main Motorcycle Dealer)

30-36 Tarvin Road,
Boughton,
Chester,
CH3 5DH

Tel: 01244 323845
Fax: 01244 350118,
Email: Via Website
Web: www.billsmithmotors.co.uk

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“An excellent family run business established many years ago by Bill who was well known on the racing circuit. Smiths always have plenty of new and used motorcycles and as well as selling a variety of well known manufacturers motorcycles, they are also Triumph Approved Dealers. Smiths stock well known clothing and accessories and have an excellent record of motorcycle servicing. Bill, his family (Karen & Mark) and his staff are great people to deal with and have always supported the areas motorcycling fraternity in the past”

BRIDGE ROAD MOTORCYCLES

(Sales, Servicing & Accessories)

37 Bridge Road, (Mon-Sat. 10am-6pm),
Blundellsands,
liverpool,
L23 6SA

Tel: 0151 924 2369
Email: bridgeroadmcs@aol.com
Web: www.brmc.co.uk

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“BRMC is a well respected family run business, selling new and second-hand motorcycles, and a great range of clothing, parts and accessories. Also geared up for Internet sales, John Powell is very helpful and always a pleasure to deal with, they have helped and supported the Merseyside motorcycling fraternity for many years now”

BULLET POLISH

(Cleaning & Polishing Products)

Bullet Polish Europe Ltd

Tel: 01299 896 117
Mob: 07713 477681,
Email: sales@bulletpolish.co.uk
Web: www.bulletpolish.co.uk

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“A family run business set up in late 2010, James and Stella brought these products back from America. John and Michael first met James at Stafford some years ago, we were both impressed and tried some of Bullets products, we especially like the Carnauba Wax Spray, which is easy to apply and leaves an excellent finish. Bullet polish and James can usually be found within the balcony area of the main hall at the Stafford Bike show”

CLASSIC & PERFORMANCE OILS

(Official Distributer for Morris Oil)

Official Show Distributer
(The Oil & Filter Man)

Tel: 07931 770494
Email: classicandperformanceoils.co.uk
Web: www.morrislubricants.co.uk

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“Andy can always be found at the major show events (eg. Stafford), we have bought Morris Oils and Hi Flow, canister Oil Filters from him year after year. A nice bloke to deal with always keen to provide you with a good deal. PS. The logo isn’t just a poor quality photo, Morris specially produce these with an aged and “distressed” look!”

CLASSIC RACKS

(Stainless Steel Luggage Racks)Rack

UK Manufacturer of Luggage Racks in Stainless Steel,
(Please visit Website),
Website photos/prices of racks available for Triumph,
B.S.A, Ariel/Vello, Honda/Scooters

Tel: 07742 611811
Web: www.classicbikeracks.co.uk

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“We have known and seen (at shows) John’s products for many years now, they are top quality 304 grade stainless steel fully TIG welded. Classic Racks have luggage racks available to fit most British bikes, they can also copy your own rusty patterns to manufacture replacement one-off bike racks and/or car boot racks racks”

CRC RESTORATION SERVICES

(Vapour Blasting & Ultrasonic Cleaning)

Unit 2, Enterprise Business Park,
Sandwash Close, Rainford Industrial Estate,
St Helens, Merseyside,
WA11 8LY

Tel: 01744 883451
Email: ian.crc@hotmail.co.uk
Web: www.crcrestorations.co.uk

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“CRC specialise in Vapour Blasting and Ultrasonic Cleaning, Dry Blasting (small items such as yokes), Utrasonic Carb Cleaning, TIG Welding (Aluminium, Stainless & Light Mild Steel etc) and Aluminium fin repairs. “Ian will make your engines and carbs look as good as new, he has done several jobs for us, the results of which we are very pleased with” To read more see our article in “Techie Stuff”

ELITE ENGINEERING & POWDER COATINGS

(Powder Coating Specialist)

Unit 6, The Box Works
Heysham Road, Aintree
Liverpool,
L30 6UR

Tel: 0151 524 2838
Fax: 01274611560,
Email: eepc@hotmail.co.uk

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“Elite are Engineering and Motorcycle Powder Coating specialists. “We have had good reports from our colleagues and had a motorcycle carrier powder coated here in 2015, very pleased with the result the owner, John, is a motorcycle man himself and understands what is required from the discerning biker”

ERIKS (UK)

(Industrial Service Provider)

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ERIKS Industrial Services Limited,
Amber Way, Halesowen,
West Midlands, B62 8WG.

Tel: 0121 508 6000
Email: Via website
Web: www.eriks.co.uk

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“We know ERIKS locally as the Company that took over an electric motor rewind business Michael managed many years ago. They are a large international industrial service provider, but we also know them as people interested in lending their support to events such as the Mallory Bike Bonanza. The welcome that we received at their corporate event and their generosity in boosting the donations to Colin Seeley’s charity collections will never be forgotten. Our sincere thanks to Geoff Cox (and dad) for this, we will always appreciate Eriks support and we sincerely welcome them as “Friends of Johns Motorcycle News”

FLEXOLITE

(Fuel Additive & Fuel System Specialists)
 

Flexolite, The Workshop,
Old Brickwood Farm,
West Grimstead, Salisbury,
Wiltshire, SN5 3RN

Tel: 01722 712829
Email: sales@flexolite.co.uk
Web: www.flexolite.co.uk

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“We got to know Sue and James, whilst researching the effects of Ethanol in fuel, as they supply “Ethanolmate” a well established fuel additive, endorsed by the FBHVC. They also stock a great range of fuel pumps and filters and oil system accessories, pressure gauges, hoses, as well as being stockists of Hobbyweld gases”

GARY CHAPMAN – PHOTOGRAPHER

(Professional Events Photographer)
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Freelance Professional Photographer

based in Lincolnshire, works across UK&worldwide for motorcycle magazines

Tel: 07972 175042
Fb facebook.com/garydchapman
Email: gary@gdchapman.com
Web: www.gdchapman.com

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“We met Gary during a photo-shoot at the Stafford Bike Show in October 2016 after which he kept his promise to send us some of the photos that he had taken. We were both very impressed with the quality of the photos that we are happy to include Gary within our website and within ourFriendssection”

GORDON MAY

(Overland Motorcycle Adventurer & Author)
 

Tel: 0161 408 6310

Email: info@overlandtovietnam.com

Web: www.overlandtovietnam.com

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“We have know Gordon for many years, you can read more about him and his incredible “Overland” motorcycle rides in our article about the April 2017 Stafford Bike Show, within our “Events and Shows” section and/or click on his logo in our “Friends” section to visit his website.”

POPLAR GREG

(Historic Replica Tax Discs)

24 Elgar Avenue,
Hereford,
HR1 1TY

Tel: 01432 353963
Fax: 07710 267336,
Email: greg@poplargreg.com
Web: www.poplargreg.com

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“Poplar Greg can produce reproduction tax discs for all historic vehicles. “Great service from Greg, excellent reproductions, purchased many of these for our own Classic machines highly recommended”.”

THE GREEN SPARKPLUG CO

(Spark Plug & Vehicle Electrics Specialist)

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Unit 2, King Street Industrial Estate,
Middlewhich,
Cheshire,
CW10 9LF

Tel: 01477 532317
Email: sales@gsparkplug.com or
Email: custservice@gsparkplug.com
Web: www.gsparkplug.com

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“ The Green Spark Plug Co are a UK based retailer of Spark Plugs, Ignition, Fuel, Wiring, Battery, Switches for all vehicles. “You won’t find a more helpful and knowledgeable family run business that can deliver the correct product at very competitive prices, so why not give our good friends Tom or Tim a call?”

JEFF HUNTER ENGINEERING

(Vintage/Classic Rubber Products)

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35 Sandgate Road,
Hall Green,
Birmingham,
B28 0UNTel: 01217 451954
Email: Jeffalanhunter@aol.com
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“Jim Hunter started this long established business in the late 1970’s. They supply all manner of rubber products, footrest rubbers, fuel tank knee grips etc. Nice people to deal with supplying good quality products at competitive prices. Jeff’s stall can always be found in the Side Hall at the Stafford Bike Shows, we have dealt with them for years”

JAWS MOTORCYCLES

(Online Motorcycle Parts/Accessories)

Online orders Only
(Based in Lowton, Nr Warrington,
Cheshire, WA3 1EG)

Tel: 01942 660745
Mob: 07557 672 227,
Email: jawsmotorcycles@outlook.com
Web: www.jaws-motorcycles.co.uk
Web:
www.cobrra.co.uk

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“This is a family run business which originated back in 2000 and is now run by Karen (the wife of our good friend Gary, of Avon Tyres). The emphasis here is placed upon offering a personal service to bikers by people who ride motorcycles themselves, in 2017 Karen became the UK Distributor for the new Cobrra Nemo 2 System, see www.cobrra.co.uk

LORDSGATE BATTERIES

(All Battery types, competitive prices)

Mobile Service

Tel: 0151 524 9339 – Liverpool
Tel: 01704 538 438 – Southport
Mob: 07850 475356
Email: lordsgatebatteries@gmail.com

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“Graham provides a personal delivery service of replacement Motorcycle, Car Marine, Leisure & Mobility Batteries which we have found to be excellent service at competitive prices”

LYNBROOK SPECIALIST VEHICLE INSURANCE

(Classic & Modern Vehicle Insurer)

Library House, New Road,
Brentwood, Essex,
CM14 4GD,

Tel: 0345 1304662
Tel: 01277 206285
Email: lynbrook@ers.com
Web: www.lynbrookins.co.uk

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“We have dealt with Lynbrook for years, having both Classic cars and Classic Motorcycles insured with them. Underwritten by ERS (Equity Red Star) their policies have excellent benefits, competitive premiums and everyone in the Brentwood office are nice people to talk to”

MANX DIRECT
(SOUTHPORT MOTORCYCLES Ltd)

(Mail Order & Cruiser Accessories)

115 Eastbank Street,
Southport, Merseyside,
PR8 1DQ

Tel: 01704 500029
Email: sales@southportmotorcycles.com or
Email: sales@manxdirect.com
Web: www.southportmotorcycles.com or
Web: www.manxdirect.com

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“Manx Direct is a part of the Southport Motorcycle Group specialising in mail order of specialised items with fast and efficient delivery. The Southport shop buys and sells second hand bikes and they always have new bikes for sale and on show as well as a wide variety of accessories, Bernard Brookes has played a major part in organising many local shows and events and is always most helpful to bikers in the area”

MERSEY MOTORCYCLES

(Motorcycle Repairs & MOT’s)

308-310 Derby Rd,
Bootle,
Liverpool,
L20 8LN

Tel: 0151 922 1536

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“Although not really into high tech Internet Websites and Email, this long established, well known, Liverpool family motorcycle business can supply an amazing range of parts for both Classic and Modern bikes. They sometimes have Classic Bikes for sale, are an approved motorcycle MOT station, Castrol and Rock Oil stockist and an AVON TYRES approved authorised dealer. Whatever your needs you will find Bill and Peter Tipping and family most knowledgeable and helpful”

MILLENIUM MOTORCYCLES

(Approved Motorcycle Dealer)

Millenium Motorcycles, Aspinall Place,
Thatto Heath,
St Helens,
Merseyside,
WA9 5PE

Tel: 01744 616161
Email: webenquiry@mmcbikes.co.uk or Via Website
Web: www.mmcbikes.co.uk

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“A well established Company that we have known for many years, main dealers for Suzuki, Kawasaki, Yamaha, LML, Royal Enfield, Sym, Daelin and Keeway with everything you could wish for under on roof. New and second hand machines, clothing and accessories, parts and servicing, MOT’s, rider training and a great area to sit and relax and enjoy a good selection of food and drink from their in-house Bistro.Our good friend, Alan Pollard and the rest of the staff will always offer you a warm welcome, so why not visit their showroom for that famous “Millenium Experience?” We are pleased to welcome Millenium on board as “Friends of Johns Motorcycle News”

MOTOLUG Ltd

(Collapsible Motorcycle Trailers)

Ettington Park Business Centre,
Stratford upon Avon,
Warwickshire, CV37 8BT

Tel: 01789 459234
Tel: 0800 0437106
Fax: 08707 620656
Email: sales@motolug.com
Web: www.motolug.com

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“Motolug collapsible trailers provide flexibility of use and storage option.“Mike purchased one of these trailers a couple of years ago (fitted inside back of a Corolla, along with our luggage). Stores easily and with a bike on board runs like a dream, Julia and Alex are most helpful.”

MOTORCYCLE DELIVERY UK

(UK Collection & Delivery Service)

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Commercial Road,
Goldthorpe Industrial Estate,
Goldthorpe, S63 9BL

Tel: 0800 118 2711
Mob: 07956592177
Email: info@motorcycledeliveryuk.co.uk
Web: www.motorcycledeliveryuk.co.uk

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“Fully insured Motorcycle Transport, Delivery & Collection Service across the UK. “This Company appears efficient and reliable, having personally spoken to Scott Wood on a couple of occasions his Company delivered two motorcycles that I had sold, one as far as Aberdeen, both purchasers gave positive feedback on Scott’s delivery”

MORRIS LUBRICANTS

(Motorcycle & Vehicle Oils

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Morris Lubricants,
Castle Foregate, Shrewsbury,
Shropshire, SY1 2EL

Tel: 01743 232 200
Email: Via Website
Web: http://www.morrislubricants.co.uk/

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“We have long been associated with Morris Lubricants and run Classic and Modern bikes on Morris Oils. There is a wealth of knowledge available on Morris’s website and a very handy way of checking the recommended oil for a lot of motorcycles and cars by using Morris’s “What Oil” link at www.whatoildoineed.com” We are delighted that Morris are supporting us and that have chosen to become “Friends of JMN”

MTC EXHAUSTS

(Superbike Exhaust specialist)

Unit 5, 5A Osprey Place,
Burscough, Nr. Ormskirk,
Lancashire, L40 8TG

Tel: 01704 893337
Mob: 0780 106 8947
Email: sales@mtcexhausts.co.uk
Web: www.maxtorquecans.com

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“MTC are manufacturers of high quality stainless steel, titanium and carbon fibre motorbike exhausts for all road bikes and superbikes. You will find real quality here, Martin Leigh and his team are most knowledgeable and extremely helpful and when requested, have manufactured special one-off exhaust pipes for Classic Bikes and other obsolete items in stainless steel”.”

N R P CARBURETTOR & DIAPHRAGMS

(Carburettor Specialists)

7 Park Street,
(Off Cheetham Hill
Rd.), Manchester, M3 1EU

Tel: 0161 832 8646
Email: shop@nrp-carbs.co.uk
Web: www.nrp-carbs.co.uk

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“NRP specialise in carb parts. “We originally met Andy at the Stafford Bike show, but have also had telephone help and advice on carbs since then, these guys are very knowledgeable and helpful, delivery of our own carb parts/kits was fast and efficient.”

NEW STREET MOTORS

(Repairs & MOT Testing Cars & M/C’s)

48 New Street,
Halsall,
Nr Ormskirk,
Lancashire, L39 8RS

Tel: 01704 841027

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“New Street have been looking after a lot of our colleagues cars and motorcycle, repairs and MOT’s for many years now. Chris is a real enthusiast and very helpful to all bikers, our own bikes and cars have been MOT’d here year after year. They have also done some great paint finishes on motorcycle parts, we recently saw a beautiful metallic silver fuel tank that had been sprayed in New Street’s paint shop, which was a credit to them”

ORRELL PARK MOTORCYCLES

(Accessories, Sales, Service & Repairs)

73 Moss Lane,
Orrell Park,
Liverpool, L9 8AE.

Tel: 0151 524 0022
Mob: 07956592177
Email: enquiries@orrellparkmotorcycles.com
Web: www.orrellparkmotorcycles.com

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“Experience the friendly atmosphere of a small shop with a product range and expertise you would expect to find in a much larger dealership with parts, sales, servicing and repairs. John McClements has always provided us with a warm welcome and a friendly service. He is most helpful and knowledgeable and over the years he has supplied us with motorcycle parts at competitive prices.”

OZICONCEPT

(Folding Motorcycle Trailers)

UK Distributor
Matthew Stevens

Tel: 07889 711533
Email: Matthews@oziconcept.com
Web: www.oziconcept.co.uk

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“Although we have not actually used one of these trailers ourselves we were so impressed by their engineering qualities (of stainless steel construction) and the ease and speed with which the trailer can be folded away and made ready for the road (and the limited space required for storage), that we were happy to invite Oziconcept on-board”. Look out for the article coming soon in Techie Stuff

PETER JAMES INSURANCE

(Specialist & Multi Vehicle Insurer)

SM Ins

772 Hagley Road West,
Oldbury,
West Midlands,
B68 0PJ,

Tel: 0121 506 6040
Email: info@peterjamesinsurance.co.uk
Web: www.peterjamesinsurance.co.uk

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“Another excellent Insurer that John has dealt with for many years, they also cover Commercial, Personal and Household Insurance through their sister Company, Stewart Miller Insurance”

RH SPECIALIST INSURANCE

(Specialist Vehicle Insurer)

RH INS

Library House, New Road,
Brentwood, Essex,
CM14 4GD

Tel: 0333 043 3911
Email: classicuw@ers.com
Web: www.rhspecialistinsurance.co.uk

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“Classic Motorcycle, Car and Specialist Vehicle Insurer with nearly 40 years’ experience in arranging bespoke insurance for classic, vintage, replica and other specialist vehicles. Multi-vehicle policies are also available. RH provide a wide range of benefits as standard. “RH really came up trumps when Michael was having difficulty obtaining insurance for a well experienced car driver as a learner on a classic bike. Their excellent Equity Red Star underwriters are always willing to look sensibly at individual cases”

RPM RACEPAINT

(Automotive Bodyshop)

RPM Racepaint
Layland Mill
Layland Lane, Layland
Lancashire, PR25 1UTTel: 07970 138 897,
Email: rpmray@sky.com
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“We met Ray in person at one of our outside broadcast motorcycle events and know of several people who have been pleased with his professional painting services on their own motorcycles parts, so we are happy to include Ray within our website and within our “Friends” section”

SKYE CLASSIC MOTORCYCLES

(Triumph Specialists)

Penhale, St Martins by Looe,
Looe, Cornwall,
PL13 1PA

Tel: 01503 250 846
Mob: 07885 269776
Email: skyeclassics@gmail.com
Web: www.skyeclassics.com

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Skye are Triumph specialist for restorations, repairs & Meriden Triumph & B.S.A parts. “To some, Cornwall may seem a long way, but there isn’t much that can’t be mailed or couriered and our good friend Ged and his stall can always be seen at Stafford Bike Shows and shows right across the country. Ged also offers a Biker friendly Caravan & Camping site at Penhale (details as above) + Email: penhalelooe@gmail.com, Web: www.penhalelooe.com”

SOLO MOTORCYCLE PRODUCTS

(Starters & Wheel Clamps)

10 Orb Lane, Scunthorpe,
North Lincolnshire,
DN15 8QY

Tel: 01724 844179
Mob: 07780 840330
Email: solomotorcycleproducts@gmail.com
Web: www.solomotorcycleproducts.com

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Solo Motorcycle Products supply starters and bike wheel clamps of British manufacture. “Famous for their unique Logo and yellow, British made, products, why not go and have a chat to our good friends Chris and Fiona during their road shows at Stafford, or one of the other many motorcycle shows

SOUTHPORT AND CHESTER WHEEL BUILDERS

(Specialist Wheel Rebuilders)

Woods Motors Southport,
12 Moss Road, Southport,
PR8 4HZ

Tel: 0151 234 9831
Mob: 07719 662007
Email: wheelbuilders@googlemail.com
Web: www.wheelbuilders.blogspot.co.uk

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Specialist Spoke Wheel Building Service, Repairing and Truing, Hub Blasting, Polishing, Coating, Wheel Bearing Replacement, Tyre Fitting etc. Convenient drop off/collection points at Southport, Liverpool and Chester. “We have had several of our own wheels rebuilt by Alan who does a great job”

STAR BRITE (STAR TRON)

(Fuel Additive Specialists)

Star Brite, Corporate Headquarters,
4041 SW 47th Avenue,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
33314. U.S.A

Tel: (from UK) 001 954 587 6280
Tel. US Toll Free 1-800-327-8583
Email: Via website
Web: www.startron.com
Web: www.starbrite.com

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We got to know Justin Gould (VP Technology), whilst researching the effects of Ethanol in fuel, as they supply the well known US fuel treatment additive Star Tron, for more detail see our article about the effects of Ethanol in Fuel Systems). Star Brite also have a wide range of products for Marine, Automotive, Motorcycles, Powersports, RV and Home.”

STEVE’S STAINLESS

(Suppliers of Stainless Fasteners)Screws

Stainless Steel Fasteners,
79 Cobnall Road,
Catshill, bromsgrove,
Worcestershire, B61 0PH

Tel: 01527 831451
Email: stevesstainless2@aol.co.uk

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If you ever go to any of the traders shows you cant miss Steve’s stall – masses of stainless fasteners on display, just look for the crazy man with the beard and the colourful jesters hat! His products are good quality and we have bought stainless fasteners from Steve for many years now, highly recommended.”

SURF & TURF SHELTERS

(Instant Event Shelters)

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Unit 7, 5A Tatton Court,
Kingsland Grange, Warrington,
Cheshire, WA1 4RR

Tel: 01925 819608/818506
Email: info@surfturf.co.uk
Web: www.surfturf.co.uk

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Specialists in Instant Shelters for events, exhibitions, traders, motorsport and leisure industry. Excellent quality strong shelters that can be tailor made – available in various sizes and fabric to suite the individual. Unlike many these shelters benefit from the facility to easily replace any damaged components with readily available spare parts. Full size and Compact Shelters are also available and can be linked together;John and Michael went to their warehouse and found Daniel and Simon most helpful, we bought one each and are very pleased with them”. Surf & Turf shelters can usually be seen on display at the Stafford Bike shows.

SQUAREDEALS UK Ltd

(Online Parts for Triumph)

21 Middlewood,
Ashurst, Skelmersdale,
Lancashire, WN8 6SR.

Tel: 01695 727752 / 729005
(Mon-Thurs, 10am-3.30pm)
Email: squaredeals@btconnect.com
Web: www.squaredeals-ltd.co.uk

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“A great online supplier of parts and accessories for Triumph motorcycles that Michael, John and several of our colleagues have purchased items from at good prices with fast delivery”

THE CHAIN MAN

(Experts in Drive Chains)

FI CHAIN MAN

11 Gloucester Way,
Bewdley, Worcestershire,
DY12 1QF

Tel: 01299 403688
Mob: 07860 577919
Email: andy@the-chain-man.co.uk
Web: www.the-chain-man.co.uk

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Specialist in Vehicle Drive Chains.”We never realised that drive chains could vary so much and actually be so interesting, good honest advice from Andy who knows his chains inside out – you would be well advised to give him a call before you buy any chain”.

THE MZ SHOP

(Specialist in MZ & Ignition Systems)

16 Millom Avenue,
Rainhill, Prescott,
Merseyside, L35 8LU

Tel: 0151 493 1390
Email: mail@themzshop.co.uk
Web: www.themzshop.co.uk

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The MZ Shop are Sole UK agents for Power dynamo Ignition Systems, Replacement Solid State Alternator based Ignitions systems for British, European and Japanese motorcycles, as diverse as Adler to Zundapp. “Phil and his shop claim to have the largest supply of MZ and Simson motorcycle components in the UK and hold huge quantities of DDR manufactured MZ & Simson parts”.

TWO WHEELED CLASSICS

(Motorcycle Dealer and Restorer)
Yew Tree Cottage
Longhill Lane
Audlem
Cheshire
CW3 0HUTel. 01270 842 037
Mbl. 07999 664545
Email: twc@btinternet.com
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We met Per Brandt (Chairman of the FS1-E Owners Club) whilst they were running the Restoration Theatre at the Stafford Classic Bike Show in Oct 2016. TWC are a Classic Motorcycle Dealer and Restorations company based near Crewe in Cheshire. They specialise in 1970’s Japanese 2 & 4-strokes from the YAMAHA FS1-E to KAWASAKI H2 750’s and Z900’s etc.

VINTAGE MOTORCYCLE CLUB SHOP

(Vintage Motorcycle Products & Accessories)

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Allen House,
Wetmore Road,
Burton upon Trent,
Staffordshire,
DE14 1TRTel: 01283 540557
Email: hq@vmcc.net
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The Vintage Motor Cycle Club offers a tremendous range of goodies for Vintage and Classic machines, so why not take a look at their shop and remember that there is a 10% DISCOUNT for Members ordering by phone”

VINTAGE SIGN DESIGNS

(Unique, Quality Metal Signs)

Vintage Sign Designs (Transp) Mulit Items

Browse their collections on Ebay and Amazon

Tel: 01623 439739
Mob: 07445 616479
Email: sign-designs@hotmail.co.uk
Web: www.vintagesigndesigns.co.uk

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Manufacturers & suppliers of quality metal signs, coasters, fridge magnets and promotional merchandise, specialising in Classic Motorcycles and Cars, ideal gifts, all UK manufactured and sold worldwide. “Checkout these great signs at Vintage Signs show displays at Stafford and other shows. If you have an unusual or special machine, or want to have your Club Details made into a sign why not talk to our good friends Marie and Phil. We have already had some of our own motorcycles “immortalised” in metal and are very pleased with the results.”

YOULES MOTORCYCLES

(Triumph Dealership with 2 Showrooms)

Pendle Street, Copy Nook,
Blackburn, BB1 1NG
Tel: 01254 277135
Email: Blackburn@youlesmotorcycles.com

186 Bury New Road,
Manchester, M8 8DU
Tel: 0161 708 2620
Email: Manchester@youlesmotorcycles.com
Web: www.youlesmotorcycles.com

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“Both John and Michael have ordered Triumph parts from Youles parts department and been please with their knowledge and their customer service, Philip Youles has been kind enough to support our events in the past”.