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Chairman’s Run

Chairman's Run 2012

Blessed with brilliant weather the Chairman’s Run of 40.5 miles was held on Sunday 26th August. The earlier date this year meant that some regulars were unable to be present but nevertheless nine machines took part, eight Douglas […]

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The Oude Klepper Parade

Two Pre-war Douglas at Oude Klepper Parade, 2012

Once again in August, our group of LDMCC members and friends ventured across the channel to De Haan in Belgium for the Oude Klepper Parade. This annual event of about sixty machines manufactured before 1921 covers a route […]

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International West Kent Run

A truly International event organised by The VMCC with large numbers of our continental neighbours arriving on site as early as Wednesday and Thursday 1st/2nd of August. Some 180 machines took part in the social run on Friday. […]

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Malden

Douglas stand at the Maldon Bike meet, Museum of Power, 2012

Just a brief post on the Maldon Bike meet, August 5th. LDMCC won the Best Club Stand award for the third year running. We had seven post-war & three pre-war machines on display, as well as many photos […]

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Brands Hatch

The LDMCC display at the BMRC event at Brands Hatch July 30th 2012

On Sunday 29th July at the invitation of the British Motor Cycle Racing Club the LDMCC was invited to have a stand in the Paddock of the Brands Hatch Racing Circuit in Kent, together with several other Clubs, […]

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Founder’s Day postponed

Founders Day was to be Sunday 22nd July. Due to the grounds of Stanford Hall becoming a bog following the rain of late, the organisers have had to reluctantly postpone the event; it has been re-scheduled for 2nd […]

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Paul Finn Vintage & Classic Rally 2012

This event in support of The Lynwood Home at Ascot, Berkshire, in aid of “ben”, the automotive industry charity, is an annual event, taking place Saturday 30th June this year, comprising a Run of Vintage and Classic vehicles, cars and motorcycles. […]

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The 2012 Douglas Rally

With the Rally accommodation arranged to last for a full week this year several outfits arrived early on Wednesday morning in spite of the weather which had reverted after two days of sunshine to its monsoon conditions again, […]

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The Banbury Run

This event organised by the VMCC and taking place this year on Sunday 17th June, is probably the largest event involving veteran and vintage motorcycles in the world with a limit of 600 machines. Having moved from its […]

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Bristol Cavalcade

The LDMCC Bristol Cavalcade organised by The Bristol Section was later this year as the Spring Holiday fell in June so the event was run on Sunday 3rd June 2012. The event was considered a success but with […]

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New Conyboro Run

New Conyboro Run was organised by the Sunbeam Club in brilliant weather. Four Douglas 2.3/4 hp models took part in this delightful run around the lanes of Sussex on Sunday 27th May 2012.

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Southern Classic Bike Show

The Southern Classic Bike Show at Kempton Park was held on Saturday 19th May 2012. The Surrey/Hants Section organised a Club Stand at this event with a good selection of machines on show. Again an excellent auto-jumble was […]

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The Lawrence Freeman Road Trial

The Lawrence Freeman Road Trial The date for this historical event had been decided for 13th of May 2012. details of venue and time were published in the NCR. However, serious flooding in Essex discouraged all but a […]

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The International Classic

The International Classic Motor Cycle Show at Stafford was held on Sat. 28th and Sun. 29th April 2012.  The Club had a stand at the Show which attracted a lot of attention. The usual very large auto-jumble provided […]

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Annual General Meeting

  The Annual General Meeting of The LDMCC was held at its usual venue. Attendance of a greater number of members was welcomed this year. A new committee was elected in full with several changes of post holder. A […]

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