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2021 Update

 

In light of the news of a revised BTCC calendar starting now in May, we are working to populate the BMMC volunteering calendar for the coming season.  However, following the BTCC announcement there may well be a knock-on effect to other organising clubs so we must await further updates. We also advise at this time […]

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2021 – Happy New Year

 

Most of us are starting the year in Tier 3 or Tier 4 with immense pressure on our NHS.  This time last year we always thought they did a great job – with a step-daughter as a nurse and clapping for carers raising their profile further in 2020 – I hope you raised a glass in […]

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No need for Halloween – 2020 is scary enough!

 

So who wanted to put the clocks back more than an hour?  A month?  How about a year? COVID-19 reached its first birthday in October and we’re all dreading the terrible twos!  Looks like England heading for another lockdown which may affect any events planned for the remainder of the season.  Keep your eyes and ears peeled for updates […]

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BMMC 2021 MEMBERSHIP SUBSCRIPTIONS

 

The national council, fully appreciates that all members have been touched in some way or another by the corona virus. We would like to show our gratitude for your continued support of the club in a practical way. It has been agreed that, for 2021 a 50% discount to the normal annual subscription fees for […]

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Kop Hill Climb Festival receives Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service

 

Kop Hill Climb Festival (KHCF) volunteers have been recognised with the accolade of the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service (QAVS) 2020, the highest honour bestowed upon local volunteer groups to recognise outstanding work done in their own communities.  It is the equivalent of the MBE for such organisations. KHCF is one of 230 charities, social […]

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It’s time to go racing…..

 

The restart of the motorsport season following lockdown is going to be a whole new learning curve for many of us. This coming weekend I will be commentating on the Austrian Grand Prix from Silverstone while just down the road from my home, one of the first national club meetings of the year takes place at Snetterton. All […]

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BMMC Club Ambassador Max Coates Q&A

 

As we speed towards July and finally being able to get our probans back on (well if they still fit for some of us!), we caught up with BMMC Club Ambassador Max Coates to find out how he’d been coping with lockdown as a driver.  Judging from the posts on social media many marshals are […]

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BMMC Chair responds to Motorsport UK update

 

Motorsport UK have today released their strategy to restart Motorsport disciplines in the U.K.  The guidance released is for Race, Rally, Speed, Kart and club events with other disciplines expected to follow in due course. This document is primarily for organisers, however I have been representing the marshals as part of a select panel of industry […]

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