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November updates from the Secretary Simon Enticknap

Posted on - November 20th, 2021

Hi All, Here is a quick run through what’s been going on and what is planned in the run up to Christmas. Club nights Firstly many thanks to John and Ann Beckinsale for running their very enjoyable annual quiz. We had a decent turnout, and whilst modesty prevents me from naming the members of the … Read More…

November updates from the Secretary Simon Enticknap

Posted on - November 7th, 2021

Hi All, Another quick reminder of what’s coming up over the next few weeks Club night 20,00 on 10th November at the Bell Inn Woodham Ferrers CM3 8RG This month sees our annual quiz night with your hosts John and Ann Beckinsale. There will be three rounds of General Knowledge with a theme to each, one … Read More…

October update from the Secretary Simon Enticknap

Posted on - October 24th, 2021

Hi All, Monthly update for you – Last club night we received an interesting presentation from Roger Cambell who recounted stories from his time as an Air Traffic controller, and subsequently Manager of the Southend Airport. We had thirty attendees so although a good turnout, a bit short of our potential.  Do let the committee know of … Read More…

Urgent Up date for October Club Night from the Secretary Simon Enticknap

Posted on - October 8th, 2021

Hi All,  Club night 20,00 on 13th October at the Bell Inn Woodham Ferrers Cm3 8rg I am sorry to have to advise that unfortunately Ben Wright is now not able to present to us at club night next week, that’s the bad news – the good news is that we have managed instead to get Roger … Read More…

Up Dates from the Secretary Simon Enticknap

Posted on - September 17th, 2021

Our next club night will be Wednesday 13th October at The Bell Inn Pub Main Road, Woodham Ferrers, Chelmsford, Essex CM3 8RF, usual start time of 20.00. We have something a little more unusual to tempt you out this month. Apart from the usual opportunity to ride, talk and look at your and others pride and joy, we … Read More…

Forthcoming Events for September from the Secretary Simon Enticknap

Posted on - September 6th, 2021

Next club night will be Wednesday 8th September at our usual venue The Bell Inn, Main Road, Woodham Ferrers, Chelmsford, Essex CM3 8RF, usual start time of 20.00. This month it is a catch up and natter and an opportunity to show off your lockdown rebuilds, but from next month we are planning to get back … Read More…

Social Run this coming Sunday September 5th

Posted on - September 2nd, 2021

John Beckinsales re-scheduled run will start from Rayne Station 10.00am for 10.30 am. This will be follow the leader with a tail end Charlie of approximately 70 miles to The Crown at Wormingford near Colchester for a BBQ lunch and then returning via Heybridge Basin for afternoon tea stop. Further details contact John Beckinsale email … Read More…

Chairman`s Report Update

Posted on - August 3rd, 2021

With the Covid restrictions lifted I would like to think we can get back to normal club activities. The next club night is on the 11th August and is a Noggin & Natter night. We will use that to gauge future attendance so we can rearrange the speakers that have been on hold for nearly … Read More…

Forthcoming Events

Posted on - June 7th, 2021

Social Run on Sunday 18th July PLEASE NOTE DUE TO UNFORESEEN PERSONAL CIRCUMSTANCES JOHN HAS HAD TO CANCEL THE RUN. Mid Week Run on Wednesday July 21st still requires a volunteer to lead the run. Please contact Dave Iszard 07543901340 or Simon Enticknap 07598926115 or e mail essexvmccsecretary@gmail.com if you would like to take the … Read More…

Up Date for Club Night Meetings

Posted on - May 19th, 2021

June 9th Meeting will just be a social evening with no Club Night Business adhering to the Rule of 30 meeting outside if you wish to attend. Social distancing will still apply. July 14th Meeting will consist of an Evening Run followed by the first official club night and Pride of Ownership Award for the … Read More…

Mid Week Ride Wednesday 2nd June

Posted on - May 18th, 2021

Start will be from Writtle Green Car Park Meet 10.00am for 10.30 am. Route will be about 36 miles with a coffee stop on the way Finish for Lunch at The Horse and Groom at Galleywood Organisers John Ruth and Steve Back contact no 01245 281799 Subject to Covid 19 Rule of 30 and any … Read More…

Social Runs

Posted on - April 26th, 2021

The social run groups of 6 are all fully booked for 28th April. Date for the next run will be decided shortly and further details will be posted.

Update from the Secretary Geof Maycock

Posted on - April 26th, 2021

Club Nights will re-commence at the Bell starting from May 12th outside only June 9th outside only July 14th as normal with no restrictions Subsequent Club Nights 2nd Wednesday of each month All above subject to Covid Restrictions at the time

Update from the Secretary Bill Cullen

Posted on - January 4th, 2021

On December 8th an email was sent out along with a Facebook page on the section site, unfortunately there was no response with regards to a section member stepping forward to fill the post of section Secretary.. The committee would advise that under the VMCC Constitutional Bye Laws it is mandatory for the Essex section … Read More…

NEW YEARS DAY RUN CANCELLED

Posted on - December 19th, 2020

Due to the current restrictions with the Covid 19 Pandemic regretfully our New Years Day Run has been cancelled.

December Newsletter from Secretary Bill Cullen

Posted on - December 8th, 2020

Good afternoon all. As this unprecedented year is drawing to a close we can at least have some positivity byway of the news that the vaccine is now rolling out to the most vulnerable. Although I suspect we will still have to wait several months before resuming normal(whatever that will be) in 2021. You will be aware that I put … Read More…

Section News from the Secretary Bill Cullen

Posted on - September 23rd, 2020

Good afternoon all Well what a disappointing year this has been for section runs/club nights etc all being cancelled, but I am sure you will join me in thanking those members that have at least put some runs together under the very trying COVID-19 rules, and as you would have seen Steve Back & John Ruth have … Read More…

Update from the Secretary Bill Cullen

Posted on - September 23rd, 2020

Good afternoon all New run for 200cc capacity Bikes. I am pleased to advise that Steve Back & John Ruth are leading a run for bikes of 200cc capacity. This will take place on Wednesday 30th September from Writtle Green Car Park, 9.30 for 10 starts.The run will be around 35 miles long.Please note to … Read More…

Update from Secretary Bill Cullen

Posted on - September 5th, 2020

Good afternoon all I am pleased to advise that your committee members are holding another set of 3 runs on Sunday 13th September To conform to the covid-19 regulation these will be made up of 6 riders per run, 1 Leader & 5 riders, the end venue will be at the Battlesbridge Motorcycle Museum where allocated … Read More…

Update from the Secretary Bill Cullen

Posted on - August 25th, 2020

Good afternoon all Sunday runs were a great success, thanks to the run leaders and of course those section members taking part. Unfortunately Peter Popham suffered a front tyre blow out which caused him to come off his bike, thankfully he suffered minor cuts & bruises and small amount of damage to the bike & Jacket. He … Read More…