Geoff Steele Memorial Run October 11th 2018

On Thursday October 11th the Oxford Centre organised a 65 mile run in memory of the late Geoff Steele. 16 members of the VOC took part together with a further 5 from the local AJS/Matchless Owners Club. A number of wives, partners and other close acquaintances joined us for lunch. We started from The Oxfordshire Yeoman in Freeland, Oxon and rode through the Cotswolds to … Continue reading Geoff Steele Memorial Run October 11th 2018

(NOC) Cafe Racer Day Saturday September 16th 2017 – report

A few images taken at the annual Cafe Racer Day organised by the Oxford Branch of the NOC and this year held at The Red Lion in Cassington. Stan Dibben and Ken Sprayson (The Frame Man) kindly judged and presented the prizes for Best Cafe Racer (Featherbed framed Triumph Trident engine) and Furthest Travelled Cafe Racer (Norton Atlas – Southampton). The “winning” bike was a … Continue reading (NOC) Cafe Racer Day Saturday September 16th 2017 – report

NOC Cafe Racer Day – Saturday September 16th 2017

Members – please be advised of the following event. “For some years now the Oxford Branch of the Norton Owners Club has hosted a Café Racer Day in September – this year it is being held on Saturday September 16th 2017 at a new venue, The Red Lion pub in the middle of Cassington village (OX29 4DN). This venue is well known for its annual … Continue reading NOC Cafe Racer Day – Saturday September 16th 2017

Best of British Bike day – Saturday May 28th 2017

Members –  this annual event is being held this Saturday so why not fire up the Velo and enjoy the day.  (This information is taken from the BMRCO website) This coming Saturday looks set fair for hot and sunny weather so we should get a good turnout of British and non-British bikes. As in previous years all and any British bike is welcome to park … Continue reading Best of British Bike day – Saturday May 28th 2017

VOC (Oxford Centre) Winter Meal – Saturday January 21st 2017

On Saturday January 21st 16 members/wives/guests enjoyed a lovely meal together at The Red Lion in Northmoor. As expected the noise level rose to crescendo level at times as we all tried to speak. Most of us are slightly deaf so that does partly explain it. It was a wonderful opportunity to develop our friendship and make new ones. 16 is the maximum number the … Continue reading VOC (Oxford Centre) Winter Meal – Saturday January 21st 2017

Sand Motorcycles Leighton Buzzard Light Railway Sunday September 25th 2016 – Report

7 BMRCO members (including 2 OXVOC members) took part in the run from The Red Lion in Cassington to Leighton Buzzard Light Railway. Our route took in some wonderful roads through Buckinghamshire. On arrival at 11.00 hrs the field was already well filled with all manner of motorcycles and their respective owners. A few clubs had gazebos with either bikes on show or products for … Continue reading Sand Motorcycles Leighton Buzzard Light Railway Sunday September 25th 2016 – Report

Cafe Racer Day (NOC) – The Vine Cumnor – Saturday September 10th

Members – please be advised that the CRD will now take place at The Vine in Cumnor (same venue as last year) not at The Eight Bells as indicated in a previous post. All other event details as per the previous post. The change of venue was forced upon the local branch of the NOC due to the events beyond the control of the Eight … Continue reading Cafe Racer Day (NOC) – The Vine Cumnor – Saturday September 10th

VOC July 2016 meeting

“Our monthly meeting was held as usual at The Red Lion in Cassington and was attended by the regular members. Bikes included a 1951 rigid MAC and a 1936 GTP. Both machines contrasted well with the more modern British and non-British bikes belonging to members and guests of the British Motorcycle Riders Club (Oxford) who meet every week at this venue.  Some 60 bikes gathered … Continue reading VOC July 2016 meeting

Velocette Owners Club (Thames Valley Centre) – Saturday July 16th 2016

Washed your hair, mowed the lawn and cut the hedge? Need a destination on Saturday afternoon July 16th for a ride on the old nail? We have been invited to ride over to Stoke Row and Show Off Your Bike at the annual get together of the Thames Valley Centre of the Velocette Owners Club. Lots of loverly black and gold beauties to behold. Other … Continue reading Velocette Owners Club (Thames Valley Centre) – Saturday July 16th 2016