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Romney Marsh Classic Bikejumble
10am Sunday 18th September 2016

With 1pm Spares Auction
at Hamstreet, Near Ashford, Kent TN26 2JD

The South of England Classic
Motorcycle Show & Bikejumble
Free entry for pre-booked exhibitors - book your bike in now!
10am Sunday 23rd October 2016 at Ardingly, W Sussex, RH17 6TL


STOP PRESS : Next Event Summer Classic Bike Show : Sunday 24th July at Ardingly

mutt-mongrel Honda Raffle Bike
  • Our next event is The Summer Classic Bike Show, at Ardingly on Sunday 24th July. Loads of stalls booked in, see the new Mutt Mongrel on Hartgate Motorcycles stand in The Queens's Jubille Show Hall, together with Paul Goff electricals and Rex's Speedshop.
  • There's a great display of bikes booked in, check-out the Show Programme which is available to download here.
  • Now in our 10th Year, our events are all-motorcycle and family-run by enthusiasts.
  • Helmet Park:For those arriving on two-wheels, The Royal British Legion will be providing a helmet park in aid of the RBL. Find them in the Stockmans Building.
  • Venue:South of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex RH17 6TL. Eight miles from M23 junction 10, sign-posted SOE / Wakehurst Place. Entrance to the Showground is via the North Gate, opposite the Gardener's Arms pub.
  • Entry: Gates Open 10 am and admission is £6 adults; £5 for 65+over; kids under 16 free.
  • Visit our FaceBook page for updates.
  • BSA Lightning riders

    Romney Marsh Classic Motorcycle Show & Bikejumble Sunday 26th June 2016: Show Results

    BSA Honda
  • We had a great entry of bikes, despite the soggy run-up to the Show! Congratulations to all our Show winners, especially The VJMC (Vintage Japanese Motorcycle Club) Kent Branch club stand who won the Best Club Stand prize - a superb turn-out of well-presented machines. Thanks go to all exhibitors, download the Show Results here.
  • Checkout the fantastic Show photos on our FaceBook page , photos thanks to Sharon Benton Photography.
  • The newly formed Martello Sidecar Owners' Club put on an interesting display of the quirky sidecars. Club founder Steve Lancaster was there with his 1975 Honda Goldwing outfit, he's still keen to track down any existing Martello sidecars. Contact him via this website.
  • There was a great turn-out of stalls in the all-motorcycle autojumble, and some interesting bargains to be had. Good honest 'jumble, no cheap tools, lots of garage clearout stalls and traders. If you'd like to book a stall for our next event, The Summer Classic Bike Show at Ardingly on Sunday 24th July, download a booking form here.
  • Jim Redman BSA Lightning

    Pre-Show Write-Up - Romney Marsh Classic Motorcycle Show & Bikejumble Sunday 26th June 2016:

    memorabilia Honda Raffle Bike
  • Lots of great new stalls booked into The Romney Marsh Show on Sunday 26th June.
    • The Classic Group will be bringing their range of bike memorabilia next Sunday - find them in the Marquee, www.classicgroup.net.nz
    • Dave Hunt of BHP Performance will also be there with his range of Hinckley Triumph performance parts, see the range at www.tecbikeparts.com
    • Want to add the finishing touch to your machine? Authentic replica Tax Discs from 1921 to 1987 available in the marquee from AJs Old Tax Discs. Just £4 per disc + 1 spare. AJ says 'If you know you want to buy a disk REMEMBER to write down when your bike was registered so I can stamp your disc with the correct date. I ONLY SELL AT SHOWS and not on the internet or by post'.
    • Old favourites Steve's Stainless will be there with his affordable range of Fasteners and Consumables, contact him if you need anything specific brought along on the day and save on postage. www.stevesstainless.co.uk
    • Local Legends Oxney Motorcycles will be trading in the marquee, and bringing a couple of his Triumph restorations. Meanwhile if Japanese bikes are more your thing visit V-Bikes stall, they're a big Japanese breaker. Visit their eBay store to see some of their stock www.vbikes.co.uk and save on the postage.
  • Romney Marsh Brewery will be selling their locally-made Real Ale in the marquee www.romneymarshbrewery.com
  • For those arriving on two-wheels, The Royal British Legion are providing a Helmet Park in aid of the RBL, do help them to raise funds. Find their gazebo close to the BikePark.
  • Venue: Marsh Road, Hamstreet, Near Ashford, Kent TN26 2JD (A2070 6 miles from J10 of the M20). Hamstreet is close to the cross-channel links and is easy to reach from the M20 motorway. We are 15 minutes walk from Ham Street railway station.
  • Entry: Gates Open 10 am and admission is £4 adults; £3 for 65 and over; kids under 16 free.
  • Now in our 25th Year, our events are all-motorcycle and family-run by enthusiasts. More event details available here!
  • BeerTent Helmet Park Helmet Park

    Jim Redman Honda Raffle Bike
  • We’ve got a great line-up of bikes booked into The Romney Marsh Show on Sunday 26th June, download the Show Programme for full details.
  • Guest of Honour is Jim Redman MBE. Jim is Six Times World Champion and Six Times Isle of Man TT Winner, meet him in the marquee, where he will be available for question and answer & book-signing sessions
  • Dover Transport Museum are bringing this fantastic Honda 500/4 which is being raffled to raise funds for the museum. Find it in the marquee and buy a ticket for just £1.
  • The newly formed Martello Sidecar Owners' Club will be at the Show. They're keen to track down any existing Martello sidecars, Club founder Steve Lancaster will be there with his 1975 Honda Goldwing outfit.
  • We’ve got a Double Adventure treat, as locally-based adventurer Spencer Conway will be at the Show together with Zoe Cano. We’re lucky to have Spencer himself in attendance as he’ll be off on his next adventure soon, a circumnavigation of Central America by motorcycle to be televised by The Travel Channel. Six programmes of the African Adventure have already been screened, and are also available on DVD from Spencer www.africa-bike-adventure.com . Zoe will be there with her roadtrip books ‘Bonneville: Go or Bust!’ and ‘Southern Escapades’ www.zoecano.com . Find Zoe and Spencer in the marquee, your chance to buy direct from the authors!
  • Book a stall in the popular all-motorcycle autojumble! Cheap garage clear-out stalls are available – just £10, must be pre-booked, Jumble stalls from £15, download a booking form here.
  • Now in our 25th Year, our events are all-motorcycle and family-run by enthusiasts. More event details available here!
  • Programme martello sidecar club

    AJS
  • Jim Redman MBE will be at our Summer classic Show at Hamstreet on Sunday 26th June. Feeling really honoured, as Goodwood is the same weekend but Jim's chosen to visit Romney Marsh instead!
  • Jim is Six Times World Champion and Six Times Isle of Man TT Winner. Jim is one of GPs most extraordinary characters, and a true legend of motorcycle racing. After migrating to South Africa, he started his racing career in the mid-fifties, and was awarded an MBE in 1964, the year that also saw him win three World Championships in a single day, a feat, to this day, matched only by Mike Hailwood.
  • Meet Jim in the marquee, where he will be available for question and answer & book-signing sessions. He sold out of his autobiography at Ardingly in October 2015, so make sure you don't miss out!
  • There's still time to book your pre-1990 machine into the show: entry is free for pre-booked exhibitors, click here to enter your bike! Booking deadline extended to 13th June!
  • Book a stall in the popular all-motorcycle autojumble! Cheap garage clear-out stalls are available – just £10, must be pre-booked, Jumble stalls from £15, download a booking form here.
  • Jim Redman Ducati

    MCN Booking Form
  • MCN Festival of Motorcycling at Peterborough Arena with Autojumble: 14/15 May 2016. Book an Autojumble Stall at the MCN Festival of Motorcycling at Peterborough this May. Still a handful left, ring 01797 344277 for availabilty and to book.
  • Autojumble Features: Massive outdoor Bikejumble with new and used spares, bikes & accessories for sale. Jumblers! Book an 8-metre by 8-metre stall now for just £40 for the whole weekend - book now to guarantee your space: download a form here or contact us for more details.
  • Venue: Peterborough Arena, East of England Showground, Peterborough, PE2 6HE
  • Features: Loads to see and do: Classic Race Parade, Club Stands, National Motorcycle Museum test rides, Manufacturer Test rides, Stunt action, Retail Zone, Camping, Evening Entertainment, Massive autojumble. Visit visit www.mcnfestival.com for the full line-up.
  • Autojumble Organised by ELK Promotions, on behalf of MCN.
  • For More visitor details and advance ticket deals visit www.mcnfestival.com
  • MCN Booking Form

    Romney Marsh Classic Bikejumble: 10am Sunday 1st May 2016:

    Spencer Conway Spencer Conway
  • We’ve got a Triple Adventure treat on Sunday, as locally-based adventurer Spencer Conway www.africa-bike-adventure.com will be at the Bikejumble together with Zoe Cano www.ZoeCano.com and Gordon May, famed for using authentic classic motorcycles in his solo adventures, visit www.overlandtoindia.co.uk for more details. Find them in the Marquee, your chance to buy direct from the authors!
  • Win a Classic Bike for just £1! The BSA Owners Club (Kent Branch) are bringing their raffle bike - it's a 1956 BSA C12, finished in maroon. Find it in the mairquee, pictured left!
  • Helmet Park: For those arriving on two-wheels, The Royal British Legion Riders Branch are providing a helmet park in aid of the RBL.
  • Venue: Marsh Road, Hamstreet, Near Ashford, Kent TN26 2JD (A2070 6 miles from J10 of the M20). Hamstreet is close to the cross-channel links and is easy to reach from the M20 motorway. We are 15 minutes walk from Ham Street railway station.
  • Entry: Gates Open 10 am and admission is £4 adults; £3 for 65+over; kids under 16 free.
  • Features: Undercover stalls and indoor seating area in our huge marquee! Large indoor and outdoor Bikejumble with tons of new and used spares, bikes, clothing & accessories for sale.
    Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors, enquire for details.
    Free parking, refreshments available, previous events featured local hog roast, toasty sandwiches and real coffee in addition to chips & burgers. Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome.
  • Still time to book a stall! Cheap garage clear-out stalls are available – just £10, must be pre-booked, Jumble stalls from £15, download a booking form here.
  • Gordon May Zoe Cano
    AJS
  • South of England Classic Motorcycle Show & Bikejumble: Ardingly, 3rd April 2016, now in it's 10th Year
  • Great picures from Sharon Benton www.sharonbentonphotography.co.uk. See more photos here - thanks Sharon.
  • More photos of the day here from Steve & Jill Moorey. Thanks guys!
  • The Show Results are available here (.pdf) There were a nice lot of newcomers at the Show, out of the bikes entered, just under one third were on their first outing to the Show : well done to everyone who took part!
  • Great Show Write-Up from RealClassic magazine
  • Jim Redman Jim Redman Ducati
    Helmets Spencer Conway
  • Show Programme available on-line, click here to download or pick up your copy at the Show!
  • Get your motorcycle valeted at the Show by Old Skool Motorcycle Valeting. Connor from Old Skool tells us 'We do motorcycle valeting; our work is cleaning, waxing and polishing all motorcycles and scooters. All our work is done by hand and no machines are used. As an Event Special we're charging just £10 for motorcycles and £5 for scooters'. Find them outside by the Brownbread Bakery.
  • Two-wheeled adventurer Spencer Conway will be at the Show, and we’re lucky to have him in attendance as he’ll be off on his next adventure soon. Travel Channel are screening 6 programmes on the African Adventure; Spencer tells us ‘I will be at your show with my Africa bike and will be selling signed DVD (extended version) of my TV Series and talking about my new trip, circumnavigating South America.’ Find Spencer in the Queens Jubilee Show Hall or visit www.africa-bike-adventure.com
  • Win a Classic Bike! The BSA Owners Club are bringing their raffle bike to the Show - it's a 1956 BSA C12, finished in maroon. Find it in the main Show Hall, pictured left!
  • Helmet Park: For those arriving on two-wheels, The Royal British Legion will be providing a helmet park in aid of the RBL. Find them in the Stockmans Building.
  • Venue: South of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex RH17 6TL. Eight miles from M23 junction 10, sign-posted SOE / Wakehurst Place. Entrance to the Showground is via the North Gate, opposite the Gardener's Arms pub.
  • Entry: Gates Open 10 am and admission is £6 adults; £5 for 65+over; kids under 16 free.
  • There's just time to book a stand in the autojumble: 'Jumble plots start from £20, trade from £25. Download booking forms here.
    If you need to make more space in your garage, or if you’ve got too many projects and not enough shed space why not have a garage clear-out stall for just £10? This is for private individuals only. Download booking forms here.
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    Spencer Conway Spencer Conway
  • Ashford Classic Show: Easter Monday 28th March: Show Programme available on-line, click here to download
  • Weather permitting, we're looking forward to hearing a brace of JAP sprinters and the fantastic Tom Arter Grasstrack special OHC AJS. It started life in 1936 and underwent many changes over its racing career. It holds the 500cc lap speed record at the Brands Hatch grass circuit, pictured right. 12 Noon for the start-up!
  • We’ve got a Double Adventure treat this Easter Monday, as locally-based adventurer Spencer Conway will be at the Show together with Zoe Cano. We’re lucky to have Spencer himself in attendance as he’ll be off on his next adventure soon, a circumnavigation of Central America by motorcycle to be televised by The Travel Channel. Six programmes of the African Adventure have already been screened, and are also available on DVD from Spencer. Find Zoe and Spencer in the Foyer, your chance to buy direct from the author!
  • Win a Classic Bike! The BSA Owners Club (Kent Branch) are bringing their raffle bike - it's a 1956 BSA C12, finished in maroon. Find it in the main Hall, pictured left!
  • Helmet Park: For those arriving on two-wheels, The Royal British Legion will be providing a helmet park in aid of the RBL. Find them outside next to the Stockpot restaurant.
  • Venue: Ashford Livestock Market, Orbital Park, Ashford, KENT, TN24 0HB.
  • Entry: Gates Open 10 am and admission is £5 adults; £4 for 65+over; kids under 16 free.
  • Features: Loads to see and do: Large indoor motorcycle-only Show for pre-1990 machines with Club stands. Large indoor and outdoor Bikejumble with new and used spares, bikes, clothing & accessories for sale. Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors, enquire for details.
    The market has great facilities, with the on-site restaurant offering reasonably priced hot and cold food including a roast beef carvery for just £7.50, while outside there's a local hog roast. Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome (not in the restaurant!)
  • AJS JAP
    Gitane
  • Zoe Cano and her Bonneville are coming to Ashford this Easter Monday 28th March 2016. Looking forward to seeing Zoe Cano again, author of Bonneville: Go or Bust. She'll be in the foyer with her latest book Southern Escapades - Adventures in the Deep South. Get a signed copy direct from the author!
  • Venue: Ashford Livestock Market, Orbital Park, Ashford, KENT, TN24 0HB. Find us on the A2070 one mile South of junction 10 of the M20, Kent. Ashford is close to the cross-channel links and is easy to reach from the M20 motorway. We are 2 miles from Ashford International railway station.
  • Entry: Gates Open 10 am and admission is £5 adults; £4 for 65+over; kids under 16 free.
  • Features: Loads to see and do: Large indoor motorcycle-only Show for pre-1990 machines with Club stands. Large indoor and outdoor Bikejumble with new and used spares, bikes, clothing & accessories for sale. Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors, enquire for details.
    The market has great facilities, with an on-site restaurant offering reasonably priced hot and cold food and an outside local hog roast. Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome (not in the restaurant!)
    Full line-up to follow!
  • There's still time to book a stand in the autojumble: 'Jumble plots start from £20, trade from £25. Download booking forms here.
    If you need to make more space in your garage, or if you’ve got too many projects and not enough shed space why not have a garage clear-out stall for just £10? This is for private individuals only. Download booking forms here.
  • Zoe Cano
    CB Jan 2016

  • Don't Forget to vote for your Favourite Classic Event in the Classic Bike magazine Reader Poll
  • Entries close 14th January 2016 so get voting now.
  • Visit www.classicbike.co.uk/readerpoll to vote.
  • Results to be announced at the MCN London Show on February 14, 2016.
  • Jubilee Show Hall

    See Archive page for news & pictures. from previous events...


    ELK Promotions Classic Events 2016

    Chas Mortimer & Prizewinner at Ashford Classic Bike Show 2008 1926 Triumph Model Q at Hamstreet 600cc Norton Nomad at Ardingly Showgoers at Ashford Classic Bike Show Jumbling at Ashford Classic Bike Show
    Scenes from Ardingly, Ashford & Romney Marsh Classic Bike Shows

    All our events are motorcycle only, and feature tons of new and second-hand bikes, spares, clothing and accessories for sale in the Bikejumble. Cheap pre-booked garage clearance stalls are available for non-traders to have a clear-out plus the free-display-to-sell Bikemart, for members of the public to sell complete, running machines.
    The Show events feature Club stands and private exhibitors, with the Ashford & Ardingly venues offering indoor Show & Autojumble space. At our Romney Marsh events we have undercover stalls and indoor seating area in our huge marquee at Hamstreet.
    Also venues have onsite catering, toilet facilities (including disabled) and free parking. Well-behaved dogs welcome.
    For further details about stalls, admission, B&B lists or exhibiting a motorcycle please download a booking form below or contact us.

    Romney Marsh Classic Motorcycle Bikejumble: 10am Sunday 1st May 2016.
    Date: 10am Sunday 1st May 2016
    Venue: Marsh Road, Hamstreet, Near Ashford, Kent TN26 2JD (A2070 6 miles from J10 of the M20). Hamstreet is close to the cross-channel links and is easy to reach from the M20 motorway. We are 15 minutes walk from Ham Street railway station.
    Entry: Gates Open 10 am and admission is £4 adults; £3 for 65 and over; kids under 16 free.
    Features: Undercover stalls and indoor seating area in our huge marquee! Large indoor and outdoor Bikejumble with new and used spares, bikes, clothing & accessories for sale.
    Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors, enquire for details. Cheap garage clear-out stalls are available – just £10, must be pre-booked, see below to download a booking form.
    Free parking, refreshments available, previous events featured local hog roast, toasty sandwiches and real coffee in addition to chips & burgers. Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome.

    NEW! MCN Festival of Motorcycling: 14th - 15th May 2016.
    Date: 14th - 15th May 2016
    Venue: Peterborough Arena, East of England Showground, Peterborough, PE2 6HE
    Features: Loads to see and do: Classic Race Parade, Club Stands, Test rides, Stunt action, Retail Zone, Camping, Evening Entertainment, Massive autojumble. Full line-up to follow!
    Autojumble Organised by ELK Promotions, on behalf of MCN.
    Autojumble Features: Massive outdoor Bikejumble with new and used spares, bikes & accessories for sale. Jumblers! Book an 8-metre by 8-metre stall for just £40 for the whole weekend - book now to guarantee your space, corner plots are going fast! download a form here orcontact us for details.
    For More visitor details and advance ticket deals visit www.mcnfestival.com

    Romney Marsh Classic Motorcycle Show & Bikejumble: 10am Sunday 26th June 2016.
    Date: 10am Sunday 26th June 2016
    Venue: Marsh Road, Hamstreet, Near Ashford, Kent TN26 2JD (A2070 6 miles from J10 of the M20). Hamstreet is close to the cross-channel links and is easy to reach from the M20 motorway. We are 15 minutes walk from Ham Street railway station.
    Entry: Gates Open 10 am and admission is £4 adults; £3 for 65 and over; kids under 16 free.
    Features: Undercover stalls and indoor seating area in our huge marquee!
    Large motorcycle-only Show for pre-1990 machines with Club stands and parades of show bikes. In response to popular demand, pre-1990 motorcycles are eligible to enter the show.
    Guest of Honour Jim Redman MBE, Six Times World Champion and Six Times Isle of Man TT Winner. Jim is one of GPs most extraordinary characters, and a true legend of motorcycle racing. After migrating to South Africa, he started his racing career in the mid-fifties, and was awarded an MBE in 1964, the year that also saw him win three World Championships in a single day, a feat, to this day, matched only by Mike Hailwood. Meet Jim in the marquee, where he will be available for question and answer & book-signing sessions. He sold out of his autobiography at Ardingly in October 2015, so make sure you don't miss out!
    If you'd like to enter your pre-1990 classic into the Show, and can do so before 13th June, then you'll be sent a pass which will let you in for absolutely NOTHING. See
    below to download a free entry form.
    Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors, enquire for details. Cheap garage clear-out stalls are available – just £10, must be pre-booked, see below to download a booking form.
    Beer tent selling Real Ale and live music from local Rockers Tim Phillips & 1066 Rockitmen.
    Free parking, refreshments available, previous events featured local hog roast, toasty sandwiches and real coffee in addition to chips & burgers. Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome.

    Summer Classic Bike Show & Bikejumble: 10am Sunday 24th July 2016.
    Date: 10am Sunday 24th July 2016. 10:00 - 14:30 (last admission 13:30)
    Venue: South of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex, RH17 6TL (Eight miles from M23 junction 10, sign-posted SOE / Wakehurst Place.)
    Entrance to the Showground is via the North Gate, opposite the Gardener's Arms pub.
    Entry: Gates Open 10 am and admission is £6 adults; £5 for 65 and over; kids under 16 free.
    Features:Large indoor motorcycle-only show for all classics! With Club Stands and hundreds of machines on display.
    Large indoor and outdoor Bikejumble with new and used spares, bikes, clothing & accessories for sale. Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors. Cheap garage clear-out stalls available – just £10, must be pre-booked.
    The Royal British Legion will be providing a Helmet Park in aid of the RBL.
    Free parking, great range of catering (previous events featured local free-range Hog roast, fantastic Italian smokerie, a bakers stall, toasty sandwiches and Real Coffee in addition to standard burgers). Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome.
    Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors,
    enquire for details. Cheap garage clear-out stalls are available – just £10, must be pre-booked, see below to download a booking form.
    If you'd like to enter your classic into the Show, and can do so before July 1st, then you'll be sent a pass which will let you in for absolutely NOTHING. The July Summer Classic Bike Show has no age restriction on motorcycles, but machines manufactured after 1995 are expected to be of interest, please enclose a photo / details if you are unsure. See below to download a free entry form.

    Romney Marsh Classic Motorcycle Bikejumble: 10am Sunday 18th September 2016.
    Date: 10am Sunday 18th September 2016
    Venue: Marsh Road, Hamstreet, Near Ashford, Kent TN26 2JD (A2070 6 miles from J10 of the M20). Hamstreet is close to the cross-channel links and is easy to reach from the M20 motorway. We are 15 minutes walk from Ham Street railway station.
    Entry: Gates Open 10 am and admission is £4 adults; £3 for 65 and over; kids under 16 free.
    Features: Auction of Motorcycles, Spares and Automobilia takes place at 1pm on Sunday 18th September. Lots accepted on the morning between 10am and noon and the auction starts at 1pm. There is no fee to enter lots, but a 10% fee applies to vendors and buyers. (5% over £500) All sales cash only.
    Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors, enquire for details. Cheap garage clear-out stalls are available – just £10, must be pre-booked, see below to download a booking form.
    Undercover stalls and indoor seating area in our huge marquee!
    Free parking, refreshments available, previous events featured local hog roast, toasty sandwiches and real coffee in addition to chips & burgers. Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome.

    The South of England Classic Motorcycle Show & Bikejumble: Sunday 23rd October 2016.
    Date: 10am Sunday 23rd October 2016. 10:00 - 14:30 (last admission 13:30)
    Venue: South of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex, RH17 6TL (Eight miles from M23 junction 10, sign-posted SOE / Wakehurst Place.)
    Entrance to the Showground is via the North Gate, opposite the Gardener's Arms pub.
    Entry: Gates Open 10 am and admission is £6 adults; £5 65-and-over; kids under 16 free.
    Features: Guest of Honour Jim Redman MBE, Six Times World Champion and Six Times Isle of Man TT Winner. Jim is one of GPs most extraordinary characters, and a true legend of motorcycle racing. After migrating to South Africa, he started his racing career in the mid-fifties, and was awarded an MBE in 1964, the year that also saw him win three World Championships in a single day, a feat, to this day, matched only by Mike Hailwood. Meet Jim in The Queens Jubilee Show Hall, where he will be available for question and answer & book-signing sessions. Large indoor motorcycle only show for pre-1980 motorcycles with Club Stands and hundreds of machines on display.
    The Royal British Legion will be providing a Helmet Park in aid of the RBL in The Stockman’s Building.
    Large indoor and outdoor Bikejumble with new and used spares, bikes, clothing & accessories for sale. Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors. Cheap garage clear-out stalls available – just £10, must be pre-booked.
    Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors, enquire for details. Cheap garage clear-out stalls are available – just £10, must be pre-booked, see below to download a booking form.
    Great range of catering (previous events featured a Hog roast, fantastic Italian smokerie, a bakers stall, toasty sandwiches and Real Coffee in addition to standard burgers). Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome.
    Free parking, including disabled parking facilities and priority disabled access scheme so you don’t have to queue!
    If you'd like to enter your pre-1980 classic into the Show, and can do so before 1st October, then you'll be sent a pass which will let you in for absolutely NOTHING. See below to download a free entry form.

    Please note: all attractions are subject to availabilty.


    Download Exhibitor & Stall Booking Forms for our 2016 events here.

    Ardingly: Abergavenny Building Ardingly: Stockmans Building Hamstreet: Marquee Ashford: Auction Hall Jumbling at Ashford Classic Bike Show
    Ardingly: The Abergavenny Building, full drive-in access, The Stockman's Building, adjacent to the Show Hall; Romney Marsh: Book a stall in our huge marquee, drive-in access;
    Ashford Market: The Auction Hall, full drive-in access.

    Stall Booking Forms - Download a form here or send us an SAE to have one posted direct to you.

  • Traders - Click here to download the 2016 trader's stall booking form for all events (200 KB .pdf file)
  • Jumblers - Click here to download the 2016 jumbler's stall booking form for all events (200 KB .pdf file)
  • Garage Clearout Stalls - Having a Clear-out? Pre-booked garage clear-out stalls available for only £10. This is only for the sale of motorcycle-related items by private sellers. Click here to download the 2016 garage-clearout stall booking form for all events (100 KB .pdf file)

    Exhibitor Booking Forms - Book-in online, download a form here or send us an SAE to have one posted direct to you, choose from one of the three options below.Book Now for The South of England Show on 23rd October!

    Show your Classic Bike:
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    Complete your bike details including reg-no
    and pay £1 to have your free pass posted directly to you.
    Please ensure you include your bike registration, year
    and details for your Display Card and the Show Programme!

    Bike Info: Make,model,year,reg
    Bike Details for display card:
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