In 1880, the market for guns had declined and the company started to make bicycles and tricycles, still using the 'Piled Arms' device that was to become known throughout the world.
The tradition of quality, needed for gun making, gained BSA a good reputation as the bicycle boom gathered momentum, particularly after the introduction of pneumatic tyres.
If your Bantam hasn’t been on the road since 1983 then there is a good chance you don’t have a V5 for it.
The calendar below shows only the BSAOCNC club rides and events for the current year unless otherwise denoted.
The club has probably the largest library of BSA related information in the world.
We have a superb monthly magazine, The Star, which keeps members in touch.
The DVLA may require the bike is inspected by themselves or an appointed agent to verify the details are correct before re-instating or issuing a Registration.
Among the many brands we stock are Amal, Lucas, Smiths, Hepolite, Morgo, Dunlop, Renold, Buchannan, Sudco, Brituro, JP Pistons, Megacycle, and Cycle Craft to name just a few.