Calendar

Jan
20
Sat
2018
North East Regional Breakfast
Jan 20 @ 10:00 – 13:00

North East Regional breakfast and meet for General Chinwag and exchange of event ideas and locations. Open forum no set agenda. Just rock up and have a natter

Mar
31
Sat
2018
Maidstone Tattoo Extravaganza – Fund Raising Stall
Mar 31 – Apr 2 all-day

Once again we have been offered a free stand at this three date event, contact Bridget if you can help man the stall.

Apr
2
Mon
2018
Ashford Classic Motorcycle Show
Apr 2 all-day

We shall again be running a Helmet Park as this event to raise funds

For details contact Bridget

 

Apr
18
Wed
2018
Pub Quiz in Aid of The Poppy Appeal
Apr 18 @ 19:30 – 22:00

Again we have been invited back by the venue to run a Pub Quiz open to all in aid of the RBL Poppy Appeal.

Not too serious but can guarantee a few laughs

 

Apr
21
Sat
2018
North East GWOCGB light parade Marshalling
Apr 21 @ 17:00 – 21:00

North East. We are supporting The Gold Wing Owners Club Great Britain and their many Riders Branch members by assisting with static marshalling of their first ever Whitley Bay light parade.   RV at the Briardene car park Whitley Bay sea front at 1700hrs for briefing.

Apr
22
Sun
2018
North East. Anzac Day rideout and memorial service
Apr 22 @ 09:30 – 15:30

Half day rideout in Northumberland. Starting at Seaton Burn services at 0930 a mornings ride will be followed by a pub lunch before making our way to the annual RAFA Ansac day service at Chevington not far from Amble. the route will be L plate friendly and everyone is welcome to take part.

Apr
28
Sat
2018
Cardinal Points Rideout
Apr 28 all-day

North east.  The Northumberland / Tyne and wear Cardinal points war memorial ride.
An L plate friendly route visiting the most northern, eastern, western and southern WW1 war memorials in Northumberland and Tyne and Wear to leave a simple wooden cross at each as part of our 100 memorials project to mark the end of the Great war

E = Ryhope (54.869016 1.362203)
S = Allanheads (54.802994 2.218056)
W = Greenhead (54.982023 2.532590)
N = Berwick – (55.773229 2.008599)

RV Boldon Lad car park NE32 4LQ   at 0900hrs

260 mile route, expected to take 8 hours including multiple stops.

May
20
Sun
2018
Jesmond Classic and Custom Bike Show
May 20 all-day

North East. Our 3rd Annual RBLR Classic and Custom Bike Show.  The show is open to the public and is part of the Jesmond community festival.  There are four classes, custom, classic, trike and Scooter with the winner determined by a public vote among those attending  Free entry, food and drinks available.

Romney Marsh Classic Motorcycle Show
May 20 all-day

We are again running a Helmet Park at this event

For details contact Bridget

May
28
Mon
2018
11th Annual Margate Meltdown
May 28 @ 08:00 – 17:00
Once again we shall be marshaling this event in return for a generous donation from Ace Cafe.
 
As always we will require a massive number of members to assist with this so please put in your diaries and confirm you will be coming.
 
Remember the more members we have the less each one has to work.
Jun
24
Sun
2018
Romney Marsh Classic Motorcycle Show
Jun 24 all-day

We are again running a Helmet Park at this event

For details contact Bridget

South Shields Armed Forces day
Jun 24 @ 09:00 – 17:00

North East.  RBLR stall will be at this ever popular all day event organised by the Bad landers MCC and the local authority.   Entry is usually £2 but free if your assisting on the stand. There is an organised ride in for motorcycles from Sunderland if you wish to join it.

Jun
29
Fri
2018
North East. Berwick Armed Forces day camping weeknd
Jun 29 @ 17:30 – Jul 1 @ 10:00

On the Saturday The Riders Branch takes part in the church service and Parade through the town as part of Berwick Armed Forces day.  RV for this is at St Andrews church at 1030hrs.  This is followed in the afternoon by a rideout in the boarders region.  For those who wish to make a weekend of it we also arrange a camping trip from the Friday evening until Sunday morning. All routes are L plate friendly and everyone is welcome to join us, either for the day or the weekend.

Jul
13
Fri
2018
Battles for Victory Show
Jul 13 – Jul 15 all-day

We have again been invited back to this marvelous event.

For details contact Bridget

 

Jul
15
Sun
2018
Ardingly Bike Show
Jul 15 all-day

The Riders Branch will again be running the very successful Helmet Park at this event. Please come and support the Branch

Jul
21
Sat
2018
North east. Sunderland Airshow
Jul 21 @ 08:30 – Jul 22 @ 16:10

After a gap of two years it looks like the RBL will be back at Europe’s largest free airshow.  The riders have been asked to support the local CFR in running a stand at this two day event.  Details are not known at this time but if you are interested please contact Steve Newton as numbers are likely to be limited.

Aug
27
Mon
2018
North East . Glendale Show
Aug 27 @ 08:15 – 17:00

Riders are invited to attend the Glendale Show, one of the largest country shows in Northumberland to support the North Northumberland RBL stand with a display of bikes.  This is a fun day at a very popular show and a great day out as we have plenty of time to look around etc.  RV for the ride up will be Seaton Burn services at the junction of the A1 and A19 at 0800hrs. The route is L plate friendly.  While we can have as many bikes on display as we like there are a limited number of free tickets available so if you want to attend please contact Steve Dunn Northumberland Rep.

Sep
1
Sat
2018
North East. Stall at Twisted Sprockets rally
Sep 1 @ 09:00 – 18:00

The Riders Branch is invited every year to have a stall at this fantastic local rally and have a stall there at least on the Saturday, but  If you wish to spend the weekend, rally in the evening and run the stall by day up to four riders can do so.

Nov
3
Sat
2018
North East Poppy Appeal collecting
Nov 3 all-day

Saturday 3rd November we are collecting at up to 5 supermarkets across the North East (Newcastle, Gateshead, Sunderland) and are looking for a minimum of 4 volunteers for each.  If your willing to to help please contact Steve Newton Tyne and wear rep for additional details.

Nov
10
Sat
2018
North East. Greys monument Poppy Appeal collection
Nov 10 @ 09:00 – 17:00

Saturday 10th November sees the annual Riders Branch Collection at Greys Monument in the Centre of Newcastle upon Tyne on behalf or Newcastle PAO. This is always not only a fun day but our largest and by far our busiest fund raising day of the year so as many volunteers as possible are always welcome.

Nov
11
Sun
2018
RBLR Remembrance Service
Nov 11 @ 10:15 – 13:00

We shall once again running this highly successful event at the Fort.

All welcome

Any inquiries to Alan Wallis, Southeastern Rep.

 

Jan
11
Fri
2019
East Meets West Christmas Bash
Jan 11 – Jan 13 all-day

Shite Shirt on Friday , Christmas Jumpers on the Saturday evening,

Entertainment on Friday & Saturday night organised by the Hotel, £7.50 PP to cover the cost of the entertainment please.

Jan
20
Sun
2019
Durham and Cleveland Breakfast
Jan 20 @ 10:00 – 13:00

Time for us Riders in the South of the North East Area to host a breakfast meet!
Good time to put names to faces and to look ahead to what we, as a county, want to do for the coming year.