Advice for Anyone charged for Letter
If you were charged £2 for a TOMCC Membership Letter following Royal Mail splitting open a package and distributing the contents with a charge rather than gathering them all up with the split package, then Royal Mail have asked for each individual who has paid the fee to contact them directly for reimbursement.
New UK Branch becomes Official
The Hereford & Worcester branch was announced at the Club's AGM. They are currently meeting on the first Wednesday of the month at the Malvern Motor Cycle Club which is at the Beacon Club on Link Way, which is off Howsell Road, in Malvern WR14 1UQ. We would like to wish them all the best for the future.
TOMCC Italia help out the Citizens of Ukraine
In collaboration with the Motorcycle Club of the State Police of Livorno, TOMCC Italia are participating in a humanitarian mission to the Ukraine. It is being conducted by, among others, the TOMCC Italia's Stefano Biagioli. Accompanying them are Club Members Fabio Macelli and Mauro Castaldi.
Beware Royal Mail demanding Money
For letters with no stamps - refuse to accept them. It has come to our attention that Royal Mail are delivering letters from the TOMCC that are not in envelopes and of course don't have any stamp. Royal Mail are charging people £2 a time to receive these letters but they should not be doing that.
Classic & Vintage Motorcycle Show
On Sunday the 15th May, 2022, from 10:00 until 16:00 at the British Commercial Vehicle Museum, Leyland, UK. The event is being jointly organised between the museum itself and the North West Region of the VMCC and promises to be an interesting day with a museum of big vehicles to look at when you're bored of motorcycles.
Are you Going to Guernsey?
For Trifest International from the 7th May to the 14th May 2022? There's not much time to get yourself sorted if you do want to go. Thankfully there is still room on some ferry sailings but they are filling up fast. As are the hotels on the island. There is a lot to do on Guernsey apart from the Trifest event itinerary.
DGR Custom Guitar and Motorcycle Prize
On the 22nd May 2022, hundreds of motorcyclists will don Gentlemanly attire, mount up, and ride forth to raise money to combat Prostate Cancer and Suicide Prevention. Triumph and Gibson have joined forces to offer a prize to the highest fundraiser of the 2022 ride of a custom motorcycle and guitar.
The End of Motorcycles on UK Green Lanes?
DEFRA are keen to stop motorcycles being used for recreational purposes on Green Lanes. They have drawn up a public survey to try to justify their position. The survey isn't specifically about Green Lanes but DEFRA have included questions on whether motor vehicles should be restricted from them. Read more for advice on how to answer the survey.
TOMCC AGM Overnight Camping
The Berkshire Branch have arranged with the BCSA (the venue for the Club's AGM) to allow overnight camping - including camper vans and caravans - on the Saturday night before the AGM. They have also booked the skittles alley and private bar at the BCSA on Saturday evening if you're game for a game.