Details about the Leicester branch

Colours: Blue and White

Contact: Roy Maddox - Chairman & Scribe

Website: https://www.tomcc.org/Home/Branch/LE

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Information

Leicester Branch of the TOMCC meets on the first and third Wednesday of the month at the Carington Arms, Ashby Folville between Leicester and Melton Mowbray. We encourage owners of Hinckley. Meriden and earlier Triumphs and bikes with Triumph powerplants. We offer a warm welcome to potential members, so come along and meet us and learn more about the Leicester Branch.

The Leicester Branch as the riding name of 'The Flying Foxes'. We have a regular month ride out. We also organise longer trips for 2019 we have a long weekend trip to Yorkshire and 'The Ride the Waves' event. A week long trip to Northern Ireland in the diary and other events will added.


The branch also attends many events during the year so if you see our display stand come and say hello, ask for Lynda Sleath or Roy Maddox.

 

Location

The Carrington Arms, 1 Folville St, Ashby Folville, Melton Mowbray, LE14 2TE - Meets: First and Third Wednesday of each month from 7.30pm onward

 

Events

Our calendar of activities aims to service members so you get value from your TOMCC Membership in Leicester. There will be many events and locations we do not know about so if you are aware of possible diary entries contact Lynda Sleath or Roy Maddox.

CLUB NIGHT IS ON THE FIRST AND THIRD WEDNESDAY OF THE MONTH AND STARTS AT 7.30pm.

PLEASE NOTE THAT BECAUSE OF OUR CHANGE OF VENUE WE ARE NOT SURE WHERE RUNS WILL START CHECK YOUR NEWSLETTER OR FACEBOOK A FEW DAYS BEFORE. RIDE SAFE.

2019

January

Branch AGM
At The Carrington Arms, 1 Folville St, Ashby Folville, Melton Mowbray, LE14 2TE. 7.30pm to start prompt 8pm, please bring your membership card. Refreshments will be served If anyone has a nomination for branch officers, committee places or proposals for consideration please let Lynda or Roy know.

March

CLUB NIGHT
7.30pm of the first and third Wednesday of the month at the Carington Arms, Ashby Folville between Leicester and Melton Mowbray.
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OFFICIAL MONTHLY BRANCH RIDE OUT
Dick Sleath will lead a gentle country run suitable for all Triumphs both Meriden and Hinckley. We will meet at the Carington Arms for 10.30am start. We will visit the Triumph Factory Visitors Centre as part of the ride.
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April

CLUB NIGHT
7.30pm of the first and third Wednesday of the month at the Carington Arms, Ashby Folville between Leicester and Melton Mowbray.
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CLUB NIGHT
7.30pm of the first and third Wednesday of the month at the Carington Arms, Ashby Folville between Leicester and Melton Mowbray.
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MONTHLY OFFICIAL BRANCH RUN
ROY MADDOX Leads - We will meet at The Carington Arms to depart at 9.30am. After a short ride it is planned to join a historical vehicle ride to raise money for Leicestershire Air Ambulance (£2 pp). There will be a hot drink before this part of the ride commences. When we return there will be two points of interest. 1. A working Farm and the historical vehicles from ride. 2. Colin Whitfield's collection of bikes will be open to view, a free bacon roll and drink will be provided. Total miles should be around 50 and the whole of this ride is suitable for all bikes regardless of year and make.

May

CLUB NIGHT
7.30pm of the first and third Wednesday of the month at the Carington Arms, Ashby Folville between Leicester and Melton Mowbray.
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OFFICIAL BRANCH RIDE OUT
DAVE DEAN four or five county tour (the journey is the destination) 😊 10-30am start from Carrington, lunch stop at Staunton Harold craft/garden centre Garden, return to Carrington

CLUB NIGHT
7.30pm of the first and third Wednesday of the month at the Carington Arms, Ashby Folville between Leicester and Melton Mowbray.
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LOUGHBOROUGH BIKE AND TRIKE EVENT
Bikes required for display in the town centre. Contact Roy or Lynda to volunteer your bike and for details.

SLOT CAR RACING EVENING
Racing is in Melton but meet at the Carrington Arms at 7pm. £6 per person winners trophies.

June

CLUB NIGHT
7.30pm of the first and third Wednesday of the month at the Carington Arms, Ashby Folville between Leicester and Melton Mowbray.
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OFFICIAL BRANCH RIDE OUT
PAUL QUINCEY Lincoln Bike Fest Brayford Wharf North, Free admission Meet at Gate Hangs Well Syston 9.45 set off for 10am, 48mls each way approx 1hr ride.

CLUB NIGHT
7.30pm of the first and third Wednesday of the month at the Carington Arms, Ashby Folville between Leicester and Melton Mowbray.
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22/06/2019
Leicester Pump Station bikes required for display. contact Roy or Lynda to volunteer bikes and further details.

July

CLUB NIGHT
7.30pm of the first and third Wednesday of the month at the Carington Arms, Ashby Folville between Leicester and Melton Mowbray.
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OFFICIAL BRANCH RIDE OUT
CHARLIE RAY Triumph Day at Jacks Café, 10am for a 10.30 start, Fosse Park Sainsbury’s car park.

Rempstone Steam Rally
Bikes required for the weekend any day or both for display. Contact Roy or Lynda to volunteer and further details.

CLUB NIGHT
7.30pm of the first and third Wednesday of the month at the Carington Arms, Ashby Folville between Leicester and Melton Mowbray.
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FOUNDERS DAY
The event of the year, we will meet at Sainsbury's Car Park, Fosse Park departing at 9am ride to Stanford Hall to display our bikes on the Branch Stand.

August

CLUB NIGHT
7.30pm of the first and third Wednesday of the month at the Carington Arms, Ashby Folville between Leicester and Melton Mowbray.
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OFFICIAL BRANCH RIDE OUT
DAZ DILKES Iron Horse Ranch House Mkt Deeping. From Sainsbury's Car Park

CLUB NIGHT
7.30pm of the first and third Wednesday of the month at the Carington Arms, Ashby Folville between Leicester and Melton Mowbray.
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September

CLUB NIGHT
7.30pm of the first and third Wednesday of the month at the Carington Arms, Ashby Folville between Leicester and Melton Mowbray.
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CLUB NIGHT
7.30pm of the first and third Wednesday of the month at the Carington Arms, Ashby Folville between Leicester and Melton Mowbray.
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MONTHLY OFFICIAL BRANCH RUN - ROY MADDOX LEADS
THE RUTLAND TT LOOP - Calling at the OK Diner for refreshments. TOMCC 70th Anniversary 70 mile ride. All attending will get a special embossed Platinum Certificate carrying the name of the rider and reg no. of the bike to mark the event issued by the national club

October

CLUB NIGHT
7.30pm of the first and third Wednesday of the month at the Carington Arms, Ashby Folville between Leicester and Melton Mowbray.
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CLUB NIGHT
7.30pm of the first and third Wednesday of the month at the Carington Arms, Ashby Folville between Leicester and Melton Mowbray.
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November

CLUB NIGHT
7.30pm of the first and third Wednesday of the month at the Carington Arms, Ashby Folville between Leicester and Melton Mowbray.
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CLUB NIGHT
7.30pm of the first and third Wednesday of the month at the Carington Arms, Ashby Folville between Leicester and Melton Mowbray.
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December

CLUB NIGHT
7.30pm of the first and third Wednesday of the month at the Carington Arms, Ashby Folville between Leicester and Melton Mowbray.
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CLUB NIGHT
7.30pm of the first and third Wednesday of the month at the Carington Arms, Ashby Folville between Leicester and Melton Mowbray.
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Committee

Leicester Branch operates thanks to the voluntary work of the Branch Committee who we introduce below. All are riders and are dedicated to giving your membership of TOMCC real value and having fun. They would be pleased to see you at a Club Night or on a run.

  • Branch Archivist

    Sherren Charlton

    Hard working member attends the vast majority of our events on bob's pillion. Sherren is building our records to pass on to our successors.01162 76779


  • Chairman & Scribe

    Roy Maddox

    A Triumph fan elected in May 2018. Keep in touch and he'll have you in print. News and photos always welcome. email: redroy53@sky.com


  • Committee Member

    Phil Teear

    New to the committee for 2019 Phil has proved already he is a great organiser.


  • Events Officer

    Dick Sleath

    Don't know what to say about this man - just don't play cards with him! Mobile: 07850 359711 email: sleaths@live.com


  • Merchandise Officer

    June Massey

    June has generated some excellent merchandise in collaboration of Redline check out all the gear. 0784619793 A keen member and rally attender with partner Tom. email: junemassey@icloud.com


  • Secretary & Treasurer

    Lynda Sleath

    See her on our runs with her 1959 Tiger 100. Tel 01509 816172 email sleaths@live.com


  • Welfare Officer

    Bob Jinks

    Former Chairman of the Branch and regular run leader. Mobile:0772271098. email: trienf24me@gmail.com


 

Gallery

Welcome to the Leicester Branch Gallery which is where we show off a bit. If you would like to share your photographs with the branch email Roy Maddox with a short description and you can show off too.