They are reluctant to move outside London, where property prices and rates are cheaper, as museum founder Bill Crosby is passionate about providing a motorcycle museum for the capital – the only one in London.
He is fighting to prevent the doors closing and breaking up the collection of nearly 200 bikes including many rarities and prototypes.
It is not online for the purpose of generating income or attracting business in any form as it is purely a hobby site. R.) is an Incorporated Association (A0030096D, Incorporated in Victoria, Australia) that offers membership to any person who owns or has an interest in Ariel Motorcycles. AAR National Rally - entry forms for the annual rally are normally provided with the Spring edition of the Club's magazine, but can also be downloaded from the Rally Home Page (access via the Annual Rally menu key in the main menu), once the rally sub-committee has released the form (usually this occurs in October each year).
Please do not contact any Committee members offering business services as you will not receive any response. If you have any spare Ariel motorcycle parts, you may be able to help A.
Jealousy editors, Siahaan and Brasfield, bribed and cajoled to come along and ride monkey, but I was having none of it.
Ballast such as them would only slow me down and keep the sidecar earthbound.
The bikes were well received among both the visitors and staff, who welcomed the bikes and us, overall a great weekend was had by all.
For the second year running the museum was invited to attend the prestigious Salon Prive Show held at Syon Park.
However, kind words have not helped and the trustees have come to the difficult decision of raising entrance prices, see here for details, and launching an appeal to help pay the bills for the next year whilst working on other revenue possibilities for the longer term that will allow the museum to remain.
The future of the London Motorcycle Museum is in doubt after its landlord, Ealing Council, reduced its rate subsidy resulting in a potential yearly bill of £30,000 for next year.
Not only that but they have backdated the demand, meaning the museum is already in arrears to the tune of over £10,000!
Santa and his eight flying reindeer got nothin’ on the 2WD Ural Gear-Up.
When it comes to smiles per mile on ultimate sleigh rides, I’ll go dashing through the snow on a Ural before any purpose-built, motorized sled, whether fueled by petrol or magic food pellets.