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Jack Williams – The Cheltenham Flyer 1937

The Gloucester Branch of the NOC was founded in 2007 and its location to the north of the City of Gloucester was deliberately chosen so that the branch would attract members from the adjacent counties of Hereford and Worcester and indeed some of our founder members are from these two counties.

We currently meet at the Aviator pub/restaurant which is situated at Gloucester Airport, Staverton.  the entrance to the airport is on Bamfurlong Lane off the B4063.

We are located within a few miles of two famous local hill climb venues, these being Prescott (where the branch now has a regular place at the Prescott Bike Festival held each year in aid of ‘Bloodbikes’) and the Redmarley Hill Climb where the ‘Cheltenham Flyer’ Jack Williams thrilled the crowds in the late 1930’s on his Norton CS1.

Gloucester Branch members are an eclectic mix of personalities who between them can offer a wide range of experience which has enabled fellow club members to overcome problems with their bikes.

Come along to one of our branch evenings and introduce yourself and have a natter or you can contact us via the details on our contacts page

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Upcoming Events

Jan
4
Mon
2:00 pm Proposed branch meetings suspended @ The Aviator
Proposed branch meetings suspended @ The Aviator
Jan 4 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Due to the latest rules laid down by the government we can no longer meet in a large group so all until further notice all monthly branch meetings are suspended  
Apr
25
Sun
all-day Drive/Ride it Day
Drive/Ride it Day
Apr 25 all-day
We ought to be considering this event for next year and organise a branch run so thinking caps on The Federation of British Historic Vehicle Clubs introduced Drive it Day in 2005 with the aim[...]
Aug
6
Fri
10:30 am Stroud Vintage Transport and Eng... @ RAF South Cerney
Stroud Vintage Transport and Eng... @ RAF South Cerney
Aug 6 @ 10:30 am – Aug 8 @ 5:00 pm
This show  was cancelled for 2020 so fingers crossed that it will go ahead in 2021 RAF South Cerney is an active military base/airfield and is located in South Cerney (off the A419 Cirencester/Swindon Road)[...]