Allen Millyard speaking

Allen Millyard giving a talk to Berkshire TOMCC

Allen Millyard, renowned for creating unique custom bikes in his garage, came to our clubnight and gave a talk on how he created some of his more extreme bikes such as the Flying Millyard, with v-twin engine made from two cylinders of an aircraft radial engine and the Millyard Viper, powered by a Dodge Viper V10.

Triumph Co-Operative Talk

John Rosamond at our clubnight in 2015

John Rosamond, Chairman of the Triumph Workers Cooperative during the 1970s and early 1980s came to a Berkshire Branch club night to talk about that critical period in Triumph’s history and answer our questions.

Branch members listening to John Rosamond at our Thursday clubnight

John Rosamond is the author of a book “Save the Triumph Bonneville”, which gives a detailed account of his time at the Triumph Co-operative including the events leading up to formation of the co-operative and its eventual liquidation.

As it used to be

This article is about the Berkshire Branch’s annual Old Motorcycle Gathering. A motorcycle show for a bygone era, open to all marques tax exempt historic vehicles and ridden in. The article first appeared in Nacelle, the Triumph Owners Motorcycle Club Magazine, in 2014.

The show is held in June at the BCSA, the venue we also use for Thursday evening clubnights.

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