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Bringsty Grand Prix – A Welcome Revival

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Re-scheduled owing to treacherous conditions prior to the original April 7th race date, blessedly warm sunshine greeted the competitors for the much-anticipated re-run of an event that original took place in 1946 and 1947!  So on Saturday June 9th dozens of competitors both old and new brought along a variety of pre- and post 1960s […]

Volunteers Needed for Bringsty Grand Prix on 9th June 2018

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We need a few more volunteers for Bringsty Grand Prix at Tiblands Farm near Bringsty on 9th June 2018. You might help as a marshall on the track, or as a steward helping the spectators get in place or direct drivers to the right parking place. Great opportunity to wave flags at riders, drink tea, […]

Bromyard Speed Festival – Dates For Future Events

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Just to confirm re-arranged dates for 2018 and 2019 events: Bromyard Speed Festival On Tour Hill climb at Shelsley Walsh. 140 vehicle entrants. Parking fee £10 per vehicle is only cost. 13th May 2018 Bringsty Grand Prix Classic motocross event at Tiblands Farm, Bringsty. 40+ classic bikes, Parking fee £10 per vehicle is only cost. 9th […]

New Date For Bringsty Grand Prix – 9th June 2018

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We can now announce that the new date for Bringsty Grand Prix 2018 will be Saturday 9th June 2018. More details to follow although it will essentially be the same as planned for 7th April. More details to follow.

Bringsty Grand Prix Postponed Due To Waterlogged Course

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Regretfully we have had to postpone Bringsty Grand Prix next weekend, 7th April, as much of the course is waterlogged and parking areas inaccessible to most vehicles. We intend to find an alternative date later in the year and will publicise this at the earliest opportunity. For those who have registered for the event or […]

Marshall Required For Bringsty Grand Prix 7th April

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Preparations for Bringsty Grand Prix on 7th April are now well advanced. We could make good use however of one or two additional marshalls to help manage the circuit. So if you have any experience of marshalling and could lend a hand we’d love to here from you. Just email volunteers@bromyardspeedfestival.co.uk or fill in the […]

Bringsty Grand Prix 7th April 2018

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Help Needed For Bringsty Grand Prix

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We need some volunteers to help restore the original 1947 course for the Bringsty Grand Prix that will be held on 7th April 2018. [more] The two days we need the help for are Saturday 24th February and Saturday 10th March. The task is to slash and burn obstacles in the woodland section. Should particularly […]

First Bringsty Grand Prix Since 1947

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Bringsty Grand Prix is a really important part of BSF’s mission to research and revive elements of Bromyard’s motoring history. It last ran in 1947 and after a 70 year break it runs again on 7th April 2018 at Tiblands Farm adjoining Bringsty Common. It will feature 50-60 bikes in a classic motocross trial and […]

Bringsty Grand Prix Revival Pays Tribute To Post-War Motorcycling

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Bromyard Speed Festival are to run the Bringsty Grand Prix on April 7th as part of their programme of 2018 events. The meeting will revive the original races run in 1946 and 47 reflecting the optimism felt after the privations of the Second World War, including petrol rationing, 70 plus years on. A small pilot […]