Arthur Francis – RIP

Sad news today as we learned that the legendary Arthur Francis has passed away. There can’t be many in the world of scooters that do not know his name, the … Continue reading Arthur Francis – RIP

London to Milan Lambretta Record

The early 1960s were a time for Lambretta endurance records, a timed ride from London to Milan being recorded in 1960 and again in 1965. Then, in 1967, Arthur Francis … Continue reading London to Milan Lambretta Record

London to Milan Lambretta ride, 1965

The second recorded London to Milan Lambretta ride took place in 1965, starting at the RAC Club in London's Pall Mall. Ian Speller and Bob Webb took turns to ride … Continue reading London to Milan Lambretta ride, 1965

London to Milan by Lambretta

It's a ride that's often discussed in pubs and bars around the UK, taking your Lambretta scooter back to its birth place in Italy. Many have done it over the … Continue reading London to Milan by Lambretta

Lambretta AF S-Type TJH 25D – the history continues!

Don't you just love it when a plan comes together? No, this is not a story about the A-Team, but the further history of a rather famous Lambretta S-Type from … Continue reading Lambretta AF S-Type TJH 25D – the history continues!

Arthur Francis S-Type 250 – from Watford to Milan and Glasgow!

As we've posted previously, 2014 is the 50th anniversary of the Arthur Francis (aka AF) S-type dealer special Lambretta scooters. As a result of said posts published on ScooterNova, Chris … Continue reading Arthur Francis S-Type 250 – from Watford to Milan and Glasgow!