Change of destination for Sunday rideout on 27 May

Please note that the destination for the rideout on 27 May is now the WW1/Pump Weekend at Papplewick Pumping Station, departing from McDonalds, Sandy Lane, Stockport, SK5 7NZ at 10:00am. The route to Papplewick will be via Chesterfield Harley-Davidson. We have negotiated a reduced entrance fee of £6.00.

BikeSafe courses for 2018 (19 May course now fully booked)

BikeSafe is a great way to improve your riding skills. It is a police led motorcycle safety initiative run by most forces throughout the UK. The main aim is to reduce the number of bikers hurt on the roads by improving riding skills, knowledge and hazard awareness.

Many Chapter members have already attended a BikeSafe course and found it to be very useful and good value for money. Should anyone wish to attend a course this year, the following are presently available within the North West.

Cheshire Police (Police HQ Winsford) 28 February and 21 March.
North Wales Police (Deeside Fire Station) 17 March, 19 May, 24 June, 25 August, 8 September, 6 October.
Merseyside Police (Emergency Service Centre, Birkenhead) 21 April, 19 May, 16 June, 14 July, 11 August, 1 September, 6 October.
Lancashire Police
Garstang Fire Station – 8 April, 15 July.
Accrington Fire Station – 13 May, 12 August
Chorley Fire Station – 17 June, 16 September
To check availability and book a course, please visit the BikeSafe web site http://www.bikesafe.co.uk/
Richard Kinsey
Safety Officer