The sad news reached us over the weekend of the passing of Don Blocksidge, an engraver whose work has featured on many top custom scooters and motorbikes over the decades. Don was one of those people who are today sadly rare, a true craftsman. His name first came to my attention, as it probably did … Continue reading Don Blocksidge – The Master Hand Chaser
We’re sad to announce that artist, scooterist and friend Paul Karslake has sadly passed away after battling pneumonia, according to the Southend Echo website. Privately I’d received a couple of telephone calls from concerned people who had heard rumours, and the family have recently confirmed that the rumours are sadly true. Born in 1958 and … Continue reading Paul Karslake RIP
Have you ordered your 2020 Scooters wall-calendar yet? It is the perfect gift to give or receive this Christmas! A3 in size with 13 glossy pages (including cover), this 2020 calendar featured a wide selection of scooters that have featured in the pages of Scooternova magazine. From custom to classic, Vespa to Lambretta, even a … Continue reading Scooters 2020 wall-calendar
Is this the ultimate 1980s custom scooter memorabilia? If you’ve got money to spare and plenty of shelf space then the show-winning trophies for the custom Lambretta's Dazzle, Wake and Spirit Walker are being sold via a well known internet auction site. The decision was made following a break-in at the Howlett family storage garage in … Continue reading Ultimate 80s scooter memorabilia?
SLUK and ScooterNova Magazine are getting together to bring you a brand-new scooter event in summer 2019. ScooterExpo will be a huge showcase for some of the finest scooters ever built. It will also be a place for many of the most well-respected traders to ply their wares and for a few characters and legends … Continue reading ScooterExpo – a brand new show from SLUK and ScooterNova
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