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The South of England
Classic Motorcycle Show & Bikejumble

10am Sunday 29th October 2017
Special Guest : Peter Williams & Friends

Celebrating 50 Years of the Norton Commando
See the Peter Williams Monocoque; Thruxton Commando & more!

Ardingly, W Sussex, RH17 6TL
Free entry for pre-booked exhibitors - book your bike in now!


STOP PRESS : Romney Marsh Classic Bikejumble with Spares Auction & Ride-In Show : 10am Sunday 17th September

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  • Our next event is the Romney Mash Classic Bikejumble 10am on Sunday 17th September at Hamstreet, Kent, TN26 2JD with New Ride-In Show and 12 noon Spares Auction.
  • The Spares Auction starts at 12 noon. Sale Lots accepted on the morning between 10am and 11am, no fee to enter lots, 10% fee applies to vendors and buyers. (5% over £100) All sales cash only. Expected lots include a complete c1957 250cc Zundapp engine, a quantity of motorcycle wheels, tools, a quantity of British bike autojumble, enamel signs, petrol cans, stacking crates, misc autojumble... Download a booking form & details here.
  • New: Ride-In Show. Two £25 spot-cash prizes are on offer for the Best Classic (pre-1990) and the Best Post-Classic. Prizes to be awarded at 1pm. Just ride in, pay your normal entry fee and park in the designated Ride-In area.
  • Buying or Selling a Bike? Free Bikemart Dispay-to-Sell area. Just pay your entry fee and bring your machine in - for complete bikes only. Bikes already booked in include a tidy Ducati ST4 Tourer with long MOT and an original and rare early 1949 BSA Bantam D1 125cc, on the road with original registration number and old and new logbooks.
  • Regular stallholder Gordon May is back from his solo overland journey from the UK to Vietnam on his 1941 Matchless. His new book 'Overland to Vietnam' is just published, meet Gordon in the Marquee and buy your signed copy direct from the author. Gordon also offers a range of goggles, motorcycle clocks and gel-pad seat covers for all motorcycle adventurers!
  • For non-traders, Why not have a clear-out and make space in your Shed or Garage for your next project! Private Garage clear-out stalls are just £10 - Enquire for details. Autojumble stalls start from £15, download a booking form here
  • For those arriving on two-wheels, The Royal British Legion are providing a Helmet Park in aid of the RBL, do help them to raise funds. Find their gazebo close to the BikePark.
  • Venue: Marsh Road, Hamstreet, Near Ashford, Kent TN26 2JD (A2070 6 miles from J10 of the M20). Hamstreet is close to the cross-channel links and is easy to reach from the M20 motorway. We are 15 minutes walk from Ham Street railway station.
  • Entry: Gates Open 10 am and admission is £5 adults; £4 for 65 and over; kids under 16 free.
  • Our events are all-motorcycle and family-run by enthusiasts for over 25 years. More event details available here!
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  • Results & Photos from Summer Classic Bike Show & Motojumble : Sunday 16th July
  • Photos from the day available here Many thanks to Sharon Benton, www.sharonbentonphotography.co.uk
  • The Show Results are available to download, a great turn-out of interesting machinery.
  • A perfect summer’s day, a range of superb bikes in the Show and a good choice of autojumble stalls all added up to a great day out at the Summer Classic Bike Show at The South of England Showground on 16th July.
  • In the Show, the pre-1950 class was cleaned up by father and son Steve and Andy Marks. Dad Steve’s rare 1920 1300cc Henderson inline four model K was pipped to the post by son Andy’s 500cc 1934 Norton International, a real labour of love. Steve and Andy are better known to many as the Magneto Guys , where their attention to detail and pride in doing a good job keeps us all going on our old clunkers!
  • Michael Johnson just had to win the 1960 Class with his superb 1961 650 BSA A10 Spitfire Scrambler, a really beautiful machine. It was the first time at the Show for this genuine US-spec Spitfire Scrambler, and Mick took time off from running his stall to strike a pose on it. Mick and Carol Johnson run Surrey Cycles, the carburettor specialists.
  • The British Owners Club Essex put on a fine display of classic British machines, and were rewarded for their efforts by winning the Best Club Stand Prize. Hope to see them back at Ardingly in October, at the popular South of England Classic Bike Show & Autojumble on Sunday 29th October, meanwhile here's their website www.britishownersclubessex.co.uk.
  • There was plenty on sale in the autojumble, ranging from bargain projects to stunning Italian gems brought especially from Italy. On offer from Matteo all the way from Italy were superb lightweights from Maserati, Ferrari and Ducati whilst a Benelli Sei and Lavarda Jota balanced up the stall.
  • Now in our 25th Year, our events are all-motorcycle and are family-run by enthusiasts. Real Not just Retro!
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  • Summer Classic Bike Show & Motojumble : Sunday 16th July
  • Large indoor all-motorcycle Show for all Classics with Club stands and individual entries. Download the Show Programme here
  • Large all-motorcycle Bikejumble with plenty of bargains: new and used spares, bikes, clothing & accessories for sale.
  • BHP Performance will be selling TEC Bike Parts in the Robins Hall: cafe race parts for your Hinckley Triumph, pictured is a Triumph Thruxton loaded with goodies.
  • Still some stall space available - Have a clear-out and book a stall.
  • Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors. Cheap garage clear-out stalls available – just £10, must be pre-booked.
  • Wood-fired pizza over from www.timberjacks.co.uk - look out for their Morris 1000 Pizza Van!
  • Free parking, refreshments available, previous events featured local hog roast, toasty sandwiches and real coffee in addition to chips & burgers. Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome.
  • Opens : 10am - 14:30 (last admission 13:30)
  • Admission : £6 adults; £5 for 65-and-Over; kids under 16 free
  • Venue: The South of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex RH17 6TL. (Eight miles from M23 junction 10, sign-posted SOE / Wakehurst Place.) Entrance to the Showground is via the North Gate, opposite the Gardener's Arms pub.
  • Now in our 25th Year, our events are all-motorcycle and are family-run by enthusiasts. Real Not just Retro!
  • Show Programme BHP PErformance Thruxton

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  • Romney Marsh Classic Motorcycle Show & Bikejumble : Sunday 25th June
  • Large all-motorcycle Show for pre-1990 machines with Club stands and parades of show bikes. Download the Show Programme here
  • Sadly Hayes and Southall MCC Motoball team can't make it this time, but hopefully see them September 17th.
  • Undercover stalls and indoor seating area in our huge marquee! Large all-motorcycle Bikejumble with new and used spares, bikes, clothing & accessories for sale.
  • Still some space available in the marquee - Have a clear-out and book a stall.
  • Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors. Cheap garage clear-out stalls available – just £10, must be pre-booked.
  • Beer tent with local Real Ale from Romney Marsh Brewery and live music from local Rockers Tim Phillips & The Rockitmen.
  • Free parking, refreshments available, previous events featured local hog roast, toasty sandwiches and real coffee in addition to chips & burgers. Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome.
  • Opens : 10am - 14:30 (last admission 13:30)
  • Admission : £5 adults; £4 for 65-and-Over; kids under 16 free
  • Venue: Hamstreet, near Ashford, KENT, TN26 2JD.
  • Now in our 25th Year, our events are all-motorcycle and are family-run by enthusiasts. Real Not just Retro!
  • Show Programme

    download a form here
  • Romney Marsh Classic Motorcycle Show & Bikejumble : Sunday 25th June
  • Large all-motorcycle Show for pre-1990 machines with Club stands and parades of show bikes.
  • If you'd like to enter your pre-1990 classic into the Show, and can do so before 13th June, then you'll be sent a pass which will let you in for absolutely NOTHING. Get booked in now - doowload a form or book online!
  • Watch Motoball, five-aside football on bikes! Hayes and Southall MCC will be playing all day.
  • Undercover stalls and indoor seating area in our huge marquee! Large all-motorcycle Bikejumble with new and used spares, bikes, clothing & accessories for sale. Have a clear-out and book a stall.
  • Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors. Cheap garage clear-out stalls available – just £10, must be pre-booked.
  • Beer tent with local Real Ale from Romney Marsh Brewery and live music from local Rockers Tim Phillips & The Rockitmen.
  • Free parking, refreshments available, previous events featured local hog roast, toasty sandwiches and real coffee in addition to chips & burgers. Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome.
  • Opens : 10am - 14:30 (last admission 13:30)
  • Admission : £5 adults; £4 for 65-and-Over; kids under 16 free
  • Venue: Hamstreet, near Ashford, KENT, TN26 2JD.
  • Now in our 25th Year, our events are all-motorcycle and are family-run by enthusiasts. Real Not just Retro!

  • Show your Classic Bike
    Enter Online Here:

    Complete your bike details including reg-no
    and pay £1 per Show to have your free pass posted directly to you.
    Please ensure you include your bike registration, year
    and details for your Display Card and the Show Programme!

    Your pass will be posted to your payment address
    Bike Info: Make,model,year,reg
    Bike Details for display card:


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  • Romney Marsh Classic Bikejumble: Sunday 21st May A fantastic sunny day with a great turn-out of 'jumble stalls and bikes, lots of speedway and AMC spares around this time. I was really pleased to buy four 'thirties Matchless Sales Brochures very reasonably.
  • New: Ride-In Show. Two Prize Plaques and £25 spot-cash prizes were awarded; Best Classic went to this beautiful 1972 Laverda 750SF, which was renovated in 1986 and ridden regularly since then while Best Post-Classic was awarded to this 1991 Honda Goldwing with Sidecar. Well done to everyone that took part!
  • BikeMart: A nice selection of machinery was up for sale, including this 1961 Royal Enfield 700cc Connie, together with a Honda Cub, Ducati ST4, BSA Bantam, Honda CX500 amongst others.
  • Lost Property Recognise these people? Their camera was handed in on Sunday. If it's you, get in touch with the make & model to reclaim it.
  • We're back at Hamstreet on Sunday 25th June for the Classic Show & 'Jumble. Still time to book your bike into the show!
  • Royal Enfield Constellation for sale in the Bkemart Camera

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  • Romney Marsh Classic Bikejumble: Sunday 21st May
  • New: Ride-In Show. Two £25 spot-cash prizes are on offer for the Best Classic (pre-1990) and the Best Post-Classic. Prizes to be awarded at 1pm. Just ride in, pay your normal entry fee and park in the designated Ride-In area.
  • Buying or selling a bike? Visit the BikeMart, free Display-to-Sell area for complete bikes. Already booked in include a Ducati ST4.
  • Win this Classic Bike! Dover Transport Museum are bringing their raffle bike - it's a 1996 Ducati 750cc Super Sport, finished in red. Win this bike for £1 and help a worthwhile cause.
  • Garage too full? Too many unfinished projects? Why not book a stall and convert your unwanted bits into cash for your next project - still outside space left this Sunday - contact us now!
  • Helmet Park: For those arriving on two-wheels, The Royal British Legion will be providing a helmet park in aid of the RBL. Find them in their Gazebo adjacent to the bike park.
  • Features: Large all-motorcycle Bikejumble outside with new and used spares, bikes, motorcycle clothing & accessories for sale. Indoor stalls in our huge marquee. Local hog roast. Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome
  • Venue: Hamstreet, near Ashford, KENT, TN26 2JD.
  • Now in our 25th Year, our events are all-motorcycle and are family-run by enthusiasts. Real Not just Retro!
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    MCN Booking Form
  • MCN Festival of Motorcycling at Peterborough this May.
  • Autojumble Features: Massive outdoor Bikejumble with new and used spares, bikes & accessories for sale. Jumblers! Book an 8-metre by 8-metre stall now for just £50 for the whole weekend, which includes your vehicle pass, admission for 2, public liability insurance for the event and entry to the Yamaha Dark Side party on both Friday and Saturday night with live music and a licensed bar. Entry to the speedway racing on Saturday evening is included – watch Peterborough Panthers take on the Newcastle Diamonds in the Maxxis Arena in an official round of the UK Speedway Championships. If you already have Public Liability Insurance in place then it’s just £40 for the whole weekend - book now to guarantee your space: download a form here or contact us for more details.
  • Venue: Peterborough Arena, East of England Showground, Peterborough, PE2 6HE
  • Features: Loads to see and do: Classic Race Parade, Club Stands, Test rides, Stunt action, Retail Zone, Camping, Evening Entertainment, Massive autojumble. Visit www.mcnfestival.com for the full line-up.
  • Autojumble Organised by ELK Promotions, on behalf of MCN.
  • For More visitor details and advance ticket deals visit www.mcnfestival.com
  • MCN Booking Form

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  • Ashford Classic Show: Easter Monday 17th April: Show Programme available on-line, click here to download. Look out for a new class for bikes of the eighties.
  • Buying or selling a bike? Visit the BikeMart, free Display-to-Sell area for complete bikes. Already booked in is this 1981 BMW, a 1966 Bantam D7 and a no-expense spared Triton! Plenty more on the morning!
  • Zoe Cano and her well-travelled Triumph Bonneville will be at the Show. Find Zoe in the Show Hall, your chance to buy direct from the author!
  • Win a Classic Bike! Dover Transport Museum are bringing their raffle bike - it's a 1996 Ducati 750cc Super Sport, finished in red. Win this bike for £1 and help a worthwhile cause.
  • Garage too full? Too many unfinished projects? Why not book a stall and convert your unwanted bits into cash for your next project - still some outside space left this Easter Monday - contact us now!
  • Helmet Park: For those arriving on two-wheels, The Royal British Legion will be providing a helmet park in aid of the RBL. Find them inside the main foyer next to the Stockpot restaurant.
  • Venue: Ashford Livestock Market, Orbital Park, Ashford, KENT, TN24 0HB.
  • Entry: Gates Open 10 am and admission is £6 adults; £5 for 65-and-over; kids under 16 free.
  • Features: Loads to see and do: Large indoor motorcycle-only Show for pre-1990 machines with Club stands. Large indoor and outdoor Bikejumble with new and used spares, bikes, clothing & accessories for sale. Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors, enquire for details.
    The market has great facilities, with the on-site restaurant offering reasonably priced hot and cold food, while outside there's a local hog roast. Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome (not in the restaurant!) New for 2017: more on-site car parking availabe!
  • Now in our 25th Year, our events are all-motorcycle and are family-run by enthusiasts.
  • Zoe Cano BMW for Sale Ashford 2017

    Gordon May Overland Taffys T-Shirt Emporium Guest of Honour Dave Degens of Dresda Triton
  • Dave Degens is Guest of Honour at The South of England Show on the 2nd April. Dave is synonymous with Dresda Triton, www.dresda.co.uk , the complany he founded to build the iconic Dresda Triton. Dave Degens is the man who made the Triton famous, and has twice won the prestigious 1965 Barcelona 24 hour race at Montjuic Park aboard machines he built.
  • You can download the show programme with full details of all the Show Bikes here
  • Regular stallholder Gordon May (pictured left) is back from his solo overland journey from the UK to Vietnam on a 1941 Matchless. His new book 'Overland to Vietnam' is just published, meet Gordon in the Show Hall and buy your signed copy direct from the author.
  • BHP Performance will be selling TEC Bike Parts in the Robins Hall: cafe race parts for your Hinckley Triumph, pictured is a Triumph Thruxton loaded with goodies.
  • Need some fasteners? Look out for Nooky's Nuts in the Abergavenny Building, by hte Sausage Sizzle.
  • Ancient and modern electrics are covered, with Paul Goff and Rex's Speedshop in the Queens Jubilee Show Hall, while need a new tyre? Visit TyreFinders outside by the Show Hall.
  • Fire-Up Paddock. Listen to iconic Tritons start up and run - come and watch outside the Show Hall at 11.00 am and 1.30pm.
  • Gates open at 10am and admission is £6 adults, £5 pensioners (65+), children under 16 free. The Venue is The South of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex, RH17 6TL (Eight miles from M23 junction 10, sign-posted SOE / Wakehurst Place.)
    Entrance to the Showground is via the North Gate, opposite the Gardener's Arms pub.
  • Meanwhile, there's still just time to enter your pre-1990 classic to our Ashford Show on Easter Monday, 17th April Enter online or Download a form here!
  • Now in our 25th Year, our events are all-motorcycle and are family-run by enthusiasts.
  • Ardingly Show Programme BHP PErformance Thruxton
    Dresda Dresda Triton Guest of Honour Dave Degens of Dresda Triton
  • Dave Degens is Guest of Honour at The South of England Show on the 2nd April. Dave is synonymous with Dresda Triton, www.dresda.co.uk , the complany he founded to build the iconic Dresda Triton. Dave Degens is the man who made the Triton famous, and has twice won the prestigious 1965 Barcelona 24 hour race at Montjuic Park aboard machines he built. See below for more details.
  • Dave’s bringing his rare 1958 Matchless G45. Although very successful, only 200 were made of this 500cc triple-valve-spring twin, Dave tells us production stopped because of the death of the designer. You can listen to this rare Matchless, one of the most beautiful race-bikes made, at the Fire-up Paddock at 11.00 am and 1.30pm
  • Dave will be hosting a Bike Clinic on the 2nd April in the Queens Jubilee Show Hall, and will be on hand to answer your questions on all ages and makes of bike, not just Tritons. Don't miss the opportunity to run your problems past one of the UK's leading tuning specialists!
  • Want to buy the parts for your Triton Project? Chris Knight Motorcyles are the sole distributors for Dresda Triton parts and they'll be at the Show on Sunday 2nd April. Anne Knight tells us "Chris Knight Motorcycles concentrate on a range of really good quality parts and accessories, mainly from the UK, for Tritons and Cafe Racers. We search for good original parts made by people like John Tickle, Paul Dunstall, Eddie Dow and of course Dresda Triton parts." Visit their website www.chris-knight-mcs.co.uk or find them in the Robins Building.
  • Fire-Up Paddock. Listen to iconic Tritons start up and run - come and watch outside the Show Hall at 11.00 am and 1.30pm.
  • Gates open at 10am and admission is £6 adults, £5 pensioners (65+), children under 16 free. The Venue is The South of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex, RH17 6TL (Eight miles from M23 junction 10, sign-posted SOE / Wakehurst Place.)
    Entrance to the Showground is via the North Gate, opposite the Gardener's Arms pub.
  • Meanwhile, there's still time to enter your pre-1990 classic to our Ashford Show on Easter Monday, 17th April Download a form here!
  • Now in our 25th Year, our events are all-motorcycle and are family-run by enthusiasts.
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    New 'Jumble Classifieds: Free classifieds - Sell Your Items for Free

    Autocycle New Hudson Triumph Terrier Tiger Cub spares book New Service: Free classified adverts for you to sell your unwanted motorcycle items. All adverts are accepted at the discretion of ELK Promotions. To advertise on this website just send us an email : Email smallads@elk-promotions.co.uk
    Adverts will be updated monthly, here's some ads to get us started:
  • For Sale: New Hudson Autocycle 1954, no docs, with 1963 tax disc. A good project lightweight, pictured left. £325 ono. Collection / Delivery to be arranged. Click here to email the seller Email julie@elk-promotions.co.uk
  • For Sale: Original Triumph Tiger CUb & Terrier Spares list 1956. Replacement Parts Catalogue No3, 62 pages, well illustrated and in good condition. £14 plus postage. Click here to email the seller Email julie@elk-promotions.co.uk
  • For Sale: Men's Richa Leather Motorcycle Jacket Chest size 40, quality jacket with zip-out winter lining, pictured right. £15 plus postage. Click here to email the seller Email julie@elk-promotions.co.uk
  • For Sale: As new Smiths Speedo Drive to suit BSA Bantam 18" wheel, pictured right. £25 plus postage. Click here to email the seller Email julie@elk-promotions.co.uk
    Note: All transactions are solely between the buyer & seller.
  • Speedo Drive Jacket

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  • The South of England Classic Motorcycle Show & BikeJumble takes place on 10am Sunday 2nd April.
  • We’ve got Dave Degens of Dresda Triton as our Guest of Honour, and he’s bringing his rare 1958 Matchless G45. Although very successful, only 200 were made of this 500cc triple-valve-spring twin, Dave tells me production stopped because of the death of the designer. You can listen to his rare Matchless, one of the most beautiful race-bikes made, at the Fire-up Paddock at 11.00 am and 1.30pm. Dave will be holding his popular Bike Clinic in the Queens Jubilee Show Hall, and will be on hand to answer your questions on all ages and makes of bike, not just Tritons. Don't miss the opportunity to run your problems past one of the UK's leading tuning specialists!
  • There's still just time to enter your pre-1990 machine to the show - closing date is 1st March. We're particularly looking for Dresda Tritons - get booked in now!
  • Free parking, refreshments available, with Sussex Sausage Sizzle, toasty sandwiches and real coffee in addition to chips & burgers. Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome.
  • Free Bikemart Dispay-to-Sell area. Just pay your entry fee and bring your machine in - for complete bikes.
  • Gates open at 10am and admission is £6 adults, £5 pensioners (65+), children under 16 free.
  • The Venue is The South of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex, RH17 6TL (Eight miles from M23 junction 10, sign-posted SOE / Wakehurst Place.)
    Entrance to the Showground is via the North Gate, opposite the Gardener's Arms pub.
  • Show your Classic Bike
    Enter Online Here:

    Complete your bike details including reg-no
    and pay £1 per Show to have your free pass posted directly to you.
    Please ensure you include your bike registration, year
    and details for your Display Card and the Show Programme!

    Your pass will be posted to your payment address
    Bike Info: Make,model,year,reg
    Bike Details for display card:

    Show Results and Photos : South of England Classic Show & BikeJumble : Sunday 23rd October at Ardingly, West Sussex, RH17 6TL

    Jim Redman Honda Jim Redman Honda
  • Beautiful weather, superb bikes and a great turn-out of stalls all lead to a great event at Ardingly! The Fire-Up Paddock for the Jim Redman themed bikes was great, see pictures of Jim enjoying himself. Congratulations to all our Show winners, especially AJS & Matchless Owners club who won the Best Club Stand prize - a superb turn-out of well-presented machines ridden to the event. Thanks go to all exhibitors, download the Show Results here.
  • Checkout the fantastic Show photos from Keith Fryer www.phoenixphoto.co.uk , and from Sharon Benton www.sharonbentonphotography.co.uk.
  • See the photos on our FaceBook page www.facebook.com/ArdinglyClassicBikeShows No log-in necessary, do like and share!
  • With nearly 7000 square metres of Show and autojumble in our five halls, there were over 100 stalls of good honest all-motorcycle 'jumble, lots of garage clearout stalls and traders.
  • Now in our 10th Year, our events are all-motorcycle and are family-run by enthusiasts. Visit our FaceBook page for updates. <
  • We're back at Ardingly on 2nd April 2017, for The South of England Classic Show & Bikejumble. Make a date in your diary.
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    See Archive page for news & pictures from our previous events.


    ELK Promotions Classic Events 2017

    Chas Mortimer & Prizewinner at Ashford Classic Bike Show 2008 1926 Triumph Model Q at Hamstreet 600cc Norton Nomad at Ardingly Showgoers at Ashford Classic Bike Show Jumbling at Ashford Classic Bike Show
    Scenes from Ardingly, Ashford & Romney Marsh Classic Bike Shows

    All our events are motorcycle only, and feature tons of new and second-hand bikes, spares, clothing and accessories for sale in the Bikejumble. Cheap pre-booked garage clearance stalls are available for non-traders to have a clear-out plus the free-display-to-sell Bikemart, for members of the public to sell complete, running machines.
    The Show events feature Club stands and private exhibitors, with the Ashford & Ardingly venues offering indoor Show & Autojumble space. At our Romney Marsh events we have undercover stalls and indoor seating area in our huge marquee at Hamstreet.
    Also venues have onsite catering, toilet facilities (including disabled) and free parking. Well-behaved dogs welcome.
    For further details about stalls, admission, B&B lists or exhibiting a motorcycle please download a booking form below or contact us.

    The South of England Classic Motorcycle Show & Bikejumble: Sunday 2nd April 2017
    Date: 10am Sunday 2nd April. 10:00 - 14:30 (last admission 13:30)
    Venue: South of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex, RH17 6TL
    Location Eight miles from M23 junction 10, sign-posted SOE / Wakehurst Place. Nearest train stations are Haywards Heath and East Grinstead, busses 270 & 272 stop at the showground, but check Sunday timetable www.traveline.info
    Entrance to the Showground is via the North Gate, opposite the Gardener's Arms pub.
    Entry: Gates Open 10 am and admission is £6 adults; £5 65+plus; kids under 16 free.
    Features: Guest of Honour is Dave Degens, the legendary Triton builder and twice Barcelona 24-Hour winner www.dresda.co.uk . Meet Dave at his Bike Clinic in The Queens Jubilee Show Hall, where he will be available for question and answers. We plan to have a Fire-Up Paddock - watch this space!
    Five indoor halls of motorcycles & bikejumble: Large indoor all motorcycle show for pre-1980 motorcycles with Club Stands and hundreds of machines on display.
    The Royal British Legion will be providing a Helmet Park in aid of the RBL in The Stockman’s Building.
    Large indoor and outdoor Bikejumble with new and used spares, bikes, clothing & accessories for sale.
    Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors, enquire for details. Cheap garage clear-out stalls are available – just £10, must be pre-booked, see below to download a booking form.
    Free parking, great range of catering (previous events featured local free-range Hog roast, fantastic Italian smokerie, a bakers stall, toasty sandwiches and Real Coffee in addition to standard burgers). Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome.
    If you'd like to enter your pre-1980 classic into the Show, and can do so before 1st March, then you'll be sent a pass which will let you in for absolutely NOTHING. See below to download a free entry form.

    Ashford Classic Motorcycle Show and Bikejumble: Easter Monday, 17th April 2017
    Date: 10am Easter Monday, 17th April 2017. 10:00 - 14:30 (last admission 13:30)
    Venue: Ashford Livestock Market, Orbital Park, Ashford, KENT, TN24 0HB. Find us on the A2070 one mile South of junction 10 of the M20, Kent. Ashford is close to the cross-channel links and is easy to reach from the M20 motorway.
    We are 2.3 miles from Ashford International railway station. A bus service is operated by Stagecoach South East, check www.stagecoachbus.com/timetables for times or there is a taxi rank at the Rail station - phone Arrow Taxis on 01233 666666
    Entry: Gates Open 10 am and admission is £6 adults; £5 for senior citizens 65 and over; kids under 16 free.
    Features: Large indoor motorcycle-only Show for pre-1990 machines with Club stands. Large indoor and outdoor Bikejumble with new and used spares, bikes, clothing & accessories for sale.
    Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors, enquire for details. Cheap garage clear-out stalls are available – just £10, must be pre-booked, see below to download a booking form.
    In response to popular demand, all pre-1990 motorcycles are eligible to enter the show; if you'd like to enter your pre-1990 classic into the Show, and can do so before April 1st, then you'll be sent a pass which will let you in for absolutely NOTHING. See below to download a free entry form.
    The market has great facilities, with an on-site restaurant offering reasonably priced hot and cold food and an outside local hog roast. Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome (not in the restaurant!)

    NEW! MCN Festival of Motorcycling: 13th - 14th May 2017.
    Date: 13th - 14th May 2017
    Venue: Peterborough Arena, East of England Showground, Peterborough, PE2 6HE
    Features: Loads to see and do: Classic Race Parade, Club Stands, Test rides, Stunt action, Retail Zone, Camping, Evening Entertainment, Massive autojumble. Full line-up to follow!
    Autojumble Organised by ELK Promotions, on behalf of MCN.
    Autojumble Features: Massive outdoor Bikejumble with new and used spares, bikes & accessories for sale. Jumblers! Book an 8-metre by 8-metre stall for just £50 for the whole weekend, which includes your vehicle pass, admission for 2, public liability insurance for the event and entry to the Yamaha Dark Side party on both Friday and Saturday night with live music and a licensed bar. Entry to the speedway race on Saturday evening is included – watch Peterborough Panthers take on the Newcastle Diamonds in the Maxxis Arena in an official round of the UK Speedway Championships. If you already have public insurance in place then it’s just £40 for the whole weekend - book now to guarantee your space, corner plots are going fast! download a form here orcontact us for details.
    For More visitor details and advance ticket deals visit www.mcnfestival.com

    Romney Marsh Classic Motorcycle Bikejumble: 10am Sunday 21st May 2017.
    Date: 10am Sunday 21st May 2017
    Venue: Marsh Road, Hamstreet, Near Ashford, Kent TN26 2JD (A2070 6 miles from J10 of the M20). Hamstreet is close to the cross-channel links and is easy to reach from the M20 motorway. We are 15 minutes walk from Ham Street railway station.
    Entry: Gates Open 10 am and admission is £4 adults; £3 for 65 and over; kids under 16 free.
    Features:
    New for 2017: Ride-In Show. Two £25 spot-cash prizes are on offer for the Best Classic (pre-1990) and the Best Post-Classic. Prizes to be awarded at 1pm. Just turn-up, pay your normal entry fee and park in the designated Ride-In area.
    Large all-motorcycle autojumble: Undercover stalls and indoor seating area in our huge marquee! Large indoor and outdoor Bikejumble with new and used spares, bikes, clothing & accessories for sale.
    Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors, enquire for details. Cheap garage clear-out stalls are available – just £10, must be pre-booked, see below to download a booking form.
    Free parking, refreshments available, previous events featured local hog roast, toasty sandwiches and real coffee in addition to chips & burgers. Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome.

    Romney Marsh Classic Motorcycle Show & Bikejumble: 10am Sunday 25th June 2017.
    Date: 10am Sunday 25th June 2017
    Venue: Marsh Road, Hamstreet, Near Ashford, Kent TN26 2JD (A2070 6 miles from J10 of the M20). Hamstreet is close to the cross-channel links and is easy to reach from the M20 motorway. We are 15 minutes walk from Ham Street railway station.
    Entry: Gates Open 10 am and admission is £5 adults; £4 for 65 and over; kids under 16 free.
    Features: Undercover stalls and indoor seating area in our huge marquee!
    Large motorcycle-only Show for pre-1990 machines with Club stands and parades of show bikes. In response to popular demand, pre-1990 motorcycles are eligible to enter the show.
    If you'd like to enter your pre-1990 classic into the Show, and can do so before 13th June, then you'll be sent a pass which will let you in for absolutely NOTHING. See below to download a free entry form.
    Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors, enquire for details. Cheap garage clear-out stalls are available – just £10, must be pre-booked, see below to download a booking form.
    Beer tent selling Real Ale and live music from local Rockers Tim Phillips & 1066 Rockitmen.
    Free parking, refreshments available, previous events featured local hog roast, toasty sandwiches and real coffee in addition to chips & burgers. Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome.

    Summer Classic Bike Show & Bikejumble: 10am Sunday 16th July 2017.
    Date: 10am Sunday 16th July 2017. 10:00 - 14:30 (last admission 13:30)
    Venue: South of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex, RH17 6TL
    Location Eight miles from M23 junction 10, sign-posted SOE / Wakehurst Place. Nearest train stations are Haywards Heath and East Grinstead, busses 270 & 272 stop at the showground, but check Sunday timetable
    www.traveline.info
    Entrance to the Showground is via the North Gate, opposite the Gardener's Arms pub.
    Entry: Gates Open 10 am and admission is £6 adults; £5 for 65 and over; kids under 16 free.
    Features:Large indoor all motorcycle show for all classics! With Club Stands and hundreds of machines on display.
    Large indoor and outdoor Bikejumble with new and used spares, bikes, clothing & accessories for sale. Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors. Cheap garage clear-out stalls available – just £10, must be pre-booked.
    The Royal British Legion will be providing a Helmet Park in aid of the RBL.
    Free parking, great range of catering (previous events featured local free-range Hog roast, fantastic Italian smokerie, a bakers stall, toasty sandwiches and Real Coffee in addition to standard burgers). Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome.
    Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors, enquire for details. Cheap garage clear-out stalls are available – just £10, must be pre-booked, see below to download a booking form.
    If you'd like to enter your classic into the Show, and can do so before July 1st, then you'll be sent a pass which will let you in for absolutely NOTHING. The July Summer Classic Bike Show has no age restriction on motorcycles, but machines manufactured after 1995 are expected to be of interest, please enclose a photo / details if you are unsure. See below to download a free entry form.

    Romney Marsh Classic Motorcycle Bikejumble: 10am Sunday 17th September 2017.
    Date: 10am Sunday 17th September 2017
    Venue: Marsh Road, Hamstreet, Near Ashford, Kent TN26 2JD (A2070 6 miles from J10 of the M20). Hamstreet is close to the cross-channel links and is easy to reach from the M20 motorway. We are 15 minutes walk from Ham Street railway station.
    Entry: Gates Open 10 am and admission is £5 adults; £4 for 65 and over; kids under 16 free.
    Features:
    New for 2017: Ride-In Show. Two £25 spot-cash prizes are on offer for the Best Classic (pre-1990) and the Best Post-Classic. Prizes to be awarded at 1pm. Just turn-up, pay your normal entry fee and park in the designated Ride-In area. Auction of Motorcycles, Spares and Automobilia takes place at noon on Sunday 17th September. Lots accepted on the morning from 10am and the auction starts at noon. There is no fee to enter lots, but a 10% fee applies to vendors and buyers. (5% over £100) All sales cash only.
    Large all-motorcycle autojumble: Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors,
    enquire for details. Cheap garage clear-out stalls are available – just £10, must be pre-booked, see below to download a booking form.
    Undercover stalls and indoor seating area in our huge marquee!
    Free parking, refreshments available, previous events featured local hog roast, toasty sandwiches and real coffee in addition to chips & burgers. Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome.

    The South of England Classic Motorcycle Show & Bikejumble: Sunday 29th October 2017.
    Date: 10am Sunday 29th October 2017. 10:00 - 14:30 (last admission 13:30)
    Venue: South of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex, RH17 6TL
    Location Eight miles from M23 junction 10, sign-posted SOE / Wakehurst Place. Nearest train stations are Haywards Heath and East Grinstead, busses 270 & 272 stop at the showground, but check Sunday timetable www.traveline.info
    Entrance to the Showground is via the North Gate, opposite the Gardener's Arms pub.
    Entry: Gates Open 10 am and admission is £6 adults; £5 65-and-over; kids under 16 free.
    Features: Five indoor halls of motorcycles & bikejumble: Large indoor all-motorcycle show for pre-1980 motorcycles with Club Stands and hundreds of machines on display.
    The Royal British Legion will be providing a Helmet Park in aid of the RBL in The Stockman’s Building.
    Large indoor and outdoor Bikejumble with new and used spares, bikes, clothing & accessories for sale. Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors. Cheap garage clear-out stalls available – just £10, must be pre-booked.
    Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors, enquire for details. Cheap garage clear-out stalls are available – just £10, must be pre-booked, see below to download a booking form.
    Great range of catering (previous events featured a Hog roast, fantastic Italian smokerie, a bakers stall, toasty sandwiches and Real Coffee in addition to standard burgers). Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome.
    Free parking, including disabled parking facilities and priority disabled access scheme so you don’t have to queue!
    If you'd like to enter your pre-1980 classic into the Show, and can do so before 1st October, then you'll be sent a pass which will let you in for absolutely NOTHING. See below to download a free entry form.

    Please note: all attractions are subject to availabilty.


    Download Stall Booking Forms for our 2017 events here.

    Ardingly: Abergavenny Building Ardingly: Stockmans Building Hamstreet: Marquee Ashford: Auction Hall Jumbling at Ashford Classic Bike Show
    Ardingly: The Abergavenny Building, full drive-in access, The Stockman's Building, adjacent to the Show Hall; Romney Marsh: Book a stall in our huge marquee, drive-in access;
    Ashford Market: The Auction Hall, full drive-in access.

    Stall Booking Forms - Download a form here or send us an SAE to have one posted direct to you.

  • Traders - Click here to download the 2017 trader's stall booking form for all events (200 KB .pdf file)
  • Jumblers - Click here to download the 2017 jumbler's stall booking form for all events (200 KB .pdf file)
  • Garage Clearout Stalls - Having a Clear-out? Pre-booked garage clear-out stalls available for only £10. This is only for the sale of motorcycle-related items by private sellers. Click here to download the 2017 garage-clearout stall booking form for all events (100 KB .pdf file)

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    Book-in online, download a form here or send us an SAE to have one posted direct to you, choose from one of the three options below.
    download a form here

    Show your Classic Bike
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    and pay £1 per Show to have your free pass posted directly to you.
    Please ensure you include your bike registration, year
    and details for your Display Card and the Show Programme!

    Your pass will be posted to your payment address
    Bike Info: Make,model,year,reg
    Bike Details for display card:
    Or send a Stamped Addressed Envelope to
  • ELK Promotions
  • PO Box 85
  • New Romney
  • Kent TN28 9BE
    And we will post you an entry form.
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