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Best Scooter – 2011 ACU National Road Rally

Peter Burley, The Vespa Club of Britain’s Membership Secretary is pictured here receiving his trophy at the 2011 ACU awards ceremony. He won ‘Best Scooter’ in the 2011 ACU National Road Rally held the 25th and 26th June 2011; In … Continue reading

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Stirling Rally

The 2nd National Vespa Clubs Rally will be held in Stirling Scotland 20-22 July 2012. This rally will be a recognition of the birth of the of the Vespa movement in the British Isles and the 60th anniversary of the … Continue reading

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Dating Certificate

Article written by Bill Drake in 2008. Bill Drake has been providing dating certificates for both the VCB & VVC for over 5 years and has issued hundreds of certificates.  The majority of Vespa’s now requiring ‘validation’ are now coming … Continue reading

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My Day with the Red Arrows

Thursday 30th September 2010 up at 6am for a foggy cold ride to Exeter where at 10.30am the Red Arrows scooter tour riders were due for their 1st stop after leaving Lands End. I arrived to find Exeter town center … Continue reading

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