Three Shires Ride thank you!

Arriving at the unofficial starting point on Saturday morning, we were delighted to see so many smiling scooter riders! The sun was shining and we set off to ride through the scenic roads of Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire and Derbyshire. It was great to catch up with friends, old and new, at petrol stations and cafes along … Continue reading Three Shires Ride thank you!

London to Brighton Classic Scooter Ride

Preparing for the forthcoming ScooterNova Three Shires Ride on 5/6 June 2021, it suddenly dawned on me I had an uncompleted video of the London to Brighton Ride we did two years ago, in April 2019. Organised by the Surrey Vintage Scooter Club and co-hosted by the Awfully Pleasant Scooter Association and London Lambretta Club, … Continue reading London to Brighton Classic Scooter Ride

Bridlington 2018 Custom Show Results

Edition 11 of ScooterNova magazine will feature some of the best and brightest scooters on display at Bridlington National Scooter Rally's custom show. Here we have the list of the 2018 winners. A big thanks to all those that supported the event, in particular: The Trophies & Sponsors - Rob Miller & Affiliated LCGB Scooter … Continue reading Bridlington 2018 Custom Show Results

Whitby Scooter Rally – stickers and subscriptions!

There have been plenty of mutterings of late regarding how long the recent winter has lasted, but fear not dear reader for Easter is almost upon us! It was last Easter at Scarborough that we launched ScooterNova magazine, to much acclaim among the scooterists visiting the Yorkshire seaside resort that weekend and indeed thereafter. One year … Continue reading Whitby Scooter Rally – stickers and subscriptions!

Snow Ride

We've been following the marvellous idiaridellalambretta blog for a few years now. Written and beautifully illustrated by Silvia Bes there are some interesting articles and travel stories to enjoy.  The latest interview features Ryo Mochizuki's winter ride in snowy Japan.  Impressive scooter riding!     ***************************************************************** New edition of Scooter Nova magazine is out now.  … Continue reading Snow Ride

Threat to ban classic scooters from British roads

This might sound like scaremongering, but plans are afoot to charge both two and four-wheeled vehicles of a certain age to drive in London, and if it’s not stopped now then this policy will certainly extend around the UK to other towns and cities. What is ULEZ? Transport for London (TfL) have created the ULEZ … Continue reading Threat to ban classic scooters from British roads