Once again the warm weather is here & invariably that means many bikers take to the roads, however once again we are seeing a trend of bikers not wearing the proper attire on the hot & sunny days, instead opting... Read more »
Article submitted by Kevin Wilcox Young bikers are particularly vulnerable road users with 16 – 24 year old riders accounting for 45% of all motorcycle casualties and 16 to 21 year old riders being the most ‘at risk’ group of... Read more »
We were recently contacted by a MAG representative who was contacted by a PhD student at the University of Nottingham, with a specific interest in investigating accidents involving motorcyclists at junctions. Statistics indicate there has been a great increase in... Read more »
Many people today are asking where they fit in socially, however I have to wonder if motorcycling is still attracting the young. Many seem content to play on their smart phones or games consoles on games where you can ride... Read more »
Here is a list of 10 bits of advice for winter riding So, winter is approaching & it’s time to prepare the bike for essential winter riding. Just because summer is over, doesn’t mean it’s the end of the motorcycling season..... Read more »
Our first Bikers’ Breakfast of the 2016 season commences this Sunday 5th June at The Loggerheads Hotel, on the A53 Loggerheads, Newcastle-under-Lyme. Come along and see us and get a Free Bacon or Sausage Bap and a brew. We’ve got... Read more »
All kinds of motorcycles get stolen from all sorts of places. They can be stolen on impulse by joy riders, by unscrupulous characters just because they were easy targets, or professional thieves because they have a market for the parts or the... Read more »
Staffordshire Safer Roads Partnership have released their new mobile app providing lots of tips and info for young riders; it’s all good stuff for older biker’s too!! The free app includes information on what to do in the event of an accident, with a place to store your essential personal information and your riding information too (insurance details, reminder dates for your MOT and insurance renewal) and you can just press the button and it will tell you where you are.
There are regular competitions where you could win some biking gear which link to the series of videos ‘The Adventures of Biker Jack’ which will be released periodically.
To see more information on the app and all young rider stuff see the young rider website. Like us on our Biker Jack facebook page to support the campaign or download the app free here for iPhone, Android or Windows.