and website changes
Latest Newsletters from:
Cotswold Section 'Covid-19' newsletters
Issue 1 - here
: Issue 2 - here
: Issue 3 - here
: Issue 4 - here
: Issue 5 - here
: Issue 6 - here
: Issue 7 - here : Issue 8 - here
Issue 9 - here
: Issue 10 - here
: Issue 11 - here
REGS AND ENTRY FORMS CAN BE FOUND ON THE EVENTS CALENDAR PAGE
most will know there is a VMCC forum, for members to interact with each
other. Against my better judgement, I joined and found some of the
posts interesting, however, there was an atmosphere of "don't dare to
question the management" and I was rebuked for simply asking how many
redundancies were there to be at HQ. Today, I have recived information
about a second forum that has been set up to be able to discuss the
management of the club in a more open manner - details here, if you wish to join, just follow the link in the document.
DUE TO THE NEW LOCKDOWNS IN CAERPHILLY AND RCT, OUR MONDAY EVENING
MEETINGS ARE POSTPONED AT THE LLANHARRY CLUB.
THE RUN SCHEDULED FOR THE 27th SEPTEMBER IS ALSO CANCELLED
I'm pleased to report that Stewart was discharged from Hospital yesterday and is now at home.
Botterfield was taken into hospital last night. The hospital are
currently runnng tests on him and I'm told that he is sitting up and
At last evenings meeting it was decided to hold an 'End of Year run' on
Sunday the 27th September. Starting from outside the Nantgarw Multi
plex Cinema at 10.30am. Please do make the effort to get a bike out for
first post lockdown meeting had seven attend last night.
the 25th is the first Wednesday evening ride out and goes to the
Creigiau Inn - meet there for 7pm. 6.30pm if you wish to eat.
First Monday evening meeting tonight - hope to see you there. Some
notes on the West South Wales Section weekend are now on the reports page.
The FBHVC have asked if as many people as possible can complete their
"Enthusiast survey" - please have a go -
Latest CMB newsletter now on the above button
We ran the Roof of Wales run, organised by Geoff H and were joined by a
few from the West South Wales Section. Some notes and photos on the Reports page in the
Lounge. Dont' forget that our fortnightly Monday meetings commence on
the 24th at the Llanharry club - see you there.
Childs off road bike for sale in the bar.
been informed that the Llanharry club has re-opened after a deep clean
and re-decoration, consequently the section committee have decide to
re-commence our Monday evening meetings, as from the 24th August. If
you are able, please come along and join us, as there will, no doubt,
be some discussion regarding the format of our future calendar. If you
feel unsafe in attending on the 24th, then please keep an eye on this
web page for announcments. We do look forward to seeing you in the
The second HQ button above contains some comments on the minutes of the
the directors and the Area reps, along with the President. The minutes
of the meeting can be found in the Members Area of the main HQ website.
At the time of writing this, access is not available to that area and
has not been for three days now.
Two LE Velocettes and spares for sale in the bar.
have been quite a few interpretations regarding MOT's that have been
extended due to the Covid-19 situation. The extention applies to all
MOT's that were due for renewal after the 31st March 2020. It's best to
ignore all the experts and just click this link
and put in your reg number - you'll then get the exact date by which
you need to sort an MOT. Further down the page there is past
results, passes and fails, and that can make interesting
I'm told that the Cornwall week next year is arranged for the 4th -
I attended the funeral of my brother John, who, some of you do know. I
now have the job of disposing of the contents of his workshop
etc. Some items have been posted in the 'for sale' in the Bar.
I shall be visiting Swindon this coming Sunday, the 5th, so if you're
interested in anything, apart from his bikes, which are spoken for,
please let me know and I can bring it back to
Sth Wales in my van.
Currently, the VMCC membership fee is £37 and it is to increase to £40
from the 1st
July. However, if you pay by Direct Debit you will get a £2 discount
and if you provide an email address then you will get another £1
discount. Family membership will, however, increase from £8 to £10. So,
please make sure that you have an email address registered with HQ and
also that you are to pay by Direct Debit.