These are new links discovered since terminating the old site. There are many more to be explored at:

Specialist Services/Suppliers

Laser welding:

and, to see examples of work:


Belt/brake rims: contact Hans Pessink at:


Vin and vet dealer:


Springs girder fork etc. One offs or small batches

William Smith & Sons Ltd, Redditch: 01527 510960

Oil pump glasses: best & lloyd, enots, davisons etc, also glass filler caps

Look for Lloydhansa Ltd on facebook


General interest - videos etc

A European tour in 1924

Trials riding in Yorkshire (where else?) about 1950. Complete with a smattering of dry Yorkshire humour and a posh west riding accent courtesy of the late Allan Jefferies.

An excellent (and humorous) timeline relating everything of importance back to motorcycling! A stunning piece of work (especially the early years of motorcycling). Try out the accounts of the Big Bang and pre-history, I think it will make you smile!

Clubs, Museums etc


National Motor Museum:

National Motorcycle Museum:

Federation of British Historic Vehicle Clubs: