Entries by Patrick_adm

Cambridge Bikers Christmas Toy Run

No registration is needed- just roll up at La Pergola in Harlton with your unwrapped  toy to join the Cambridge Bikers Christmas Toy Run  The route passes through Cambridge and on to Addenbrookes Hospital, with a police escort ensuring smooth progress. Riders are asked to turn up early for a briefing (and complementary hot food) Toys benefit children […]

2018 Christmas Dinner

Members, associates and their partners & guests are cordially invited to the annual Cambridge Advanced Motorcyclist Christmas dinner at the Lion & Lamb Inn, Milton at 7:30pm on Wednesday 5th December To reserve places, download and complete this simple booking form. Choose your meal options, make your BACS payment and return the form to  secretary@cambsiam.org.uk […]

i2i Motorcycle Academy June 2019

News just in! i2i Motorycle Academy have offered us the possibility to secure up to 12 places for their 2-day Machine Control courses MC1 & MC2 on Monday 3rd and Tuesday 4th of June 2019 at Bovingdon Airfield, Hertforsdhire, HP1 2RR Ordinarily this course costs £300 per person for both days. In order to qualify for […]

Maintenance Day 2018

Our thanks to Simon and James of Cambridgeshire Police who once again lent their Huntingdon HQ facilities and volunteered their time & expertise to our bi-annual Maintenance Day Steady drizzle throughout the morning did not dampen the enthusiasm of CambsIAM presenters Steve Alsop, Adrian Ashman, Chris Curryer & Matt Howes who guided attendees through cleaning your […]

October ladies-only ride

Calling all female members & associates! Please do come along to join us for a ladies-only ride on Sunday 28th October. The departure point will be the car park of Tesco’s in Milton. Please arrive by 9:20am with a full tank: we’ll set off at 9:30am The ride will be book-ended by Janet Pinion & Catherine […]

Following the original Hell’s Angels

Inspired by this Suzuki article, club secretary Paul Lester mapped the coordinates of ten memorials to USAAF squadrons based in Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire during WWII. The majority stand in dignified solitude on quiet country lanes, while a couple stand proud by busier roads. One is just inside a serving RAF base. And one more lies […]

RideNepal presentation

Thursday 27th September: Hauxton Village Hall was the venue for a presentation by Udaya from RideNepal. His company devises and runs motorcycling tours throughout this mountain kingdom Udaya’s engaging personality, enthusiasm for motorcycling and knowledge of his country made for an entertaining and informative evening. Stunning pictures of the wildlife & scenery brought the Himalayas […]

Ode towards Wales

Our own bard-of-the-bike Matt Howes penned this homage to the recent Weekend to Wales, which he rode on his Pan-European. Thanks, Matt, for sharing your contemplations on the ride to Snowdonia Ode towards Wales Full tanks of fuel and we’re off Well, maybe not…. A run across the forecourt Oil smeared from the back tyre And this […]

Weekend in Wales

An imposing Victorian house stands sentinel before the bend on the Bala road, announcing the end of the long journey to the Bikers Retreat. In twos & threes the 9 bikes found their way to Dolgellau, Snowdonia National Park. After some careful motorcycle Tetris all were squeezed into the covered bike shed, with one accompanying […]

Aldeburgh – a rider’s account

8:30am and the temperature was climbing nicely for the ten riders gathered in Ely. Janet Pinion had devised a meandering backroads route through beautiful Suffolk countryside to picturesque Aldeburgh, where the pebbles on the beach shimmered and the sea had taken on Mediterranean hues. Although we arrived in time for an early lunch, an impressive queue had […]