17-02-14 Brian Hampton E-Petition
You may have heard about the death of Jade Clark, a 16-year-old who was killed when she was hit by Brian Hampton, on the A31 while on her moped travelling to work in February 2013. Banned for drink-driving at the time, Hampton not only didn’t stop,
05-02-14 MAG applauds the efforts of the ‘Grass Up A Bike Thief’ team
The latest issue of MAG’s magazine, The ROAD, carries a story about the recovery of a stolen motorcycle that had been taken from a world traveller who was visiting Swansea.
29-01-14 Helmet laws: not a question of safety, but a question of liberty
Lembit Öpik, the Motorcycle Action Group’s (MAG) Director of Communications & Public Affairs, has spoken out against the implied imposition of a mandatory helmet law for cyclists.
23-01-14 MAG News release – MAG Dispels the great Vehicle Excise Duty myth
Yesterday, MAG learned – via sources at the DVLA and an MP, that the Government is using the scrapping of the tax disc to pretend that Vehicle Excise Duty belongs to the owner and not the vehicle.
23-01-14 The Brighton Speed Trials will be going ahead this year.
Lembit Öpik, MAG's Director of Communications and Public Affairs visited Brighton earlier this month, with National Chairman John Mitchell (who's also the South East Region Rep) to see the area for himself.
06-01-14 Motorcycle Action Group (MAG) investigates the case for defending annual Brighton Speed Trials against potential cancellation.
Local motorcycling campaigners MAG have entered the fray over the contentious proposals to ban the Brighton Speed trials.
23-11-13 Lembit Öpik adds passion and power to MAG's Communications and Campaigns Team
Former MP Lembit Öpik is renowned for his ‘full-on’ approach to all he does. Now he’s channelling his irrepressible drive to protect and promote two core passions: Liberty and Motorcycling. Lembit joins MAG's newly streamlined team of professionals. Their mission is to take a leading role to stand up to threats to riders' rights and expand the use of motorcycles and scooters in the UK.
03-10-13 > MAG finds silver lining to bike ban dark cloud in Brent
MAG has made great progress in getting two types of bans on motorcycling lifted in the London borough of Brent.
21-09-13 Motorcyclists meet over A40 concerns
The Motorcycle Action Group (MAG) held a meeting on Sunday the 15th September in Llandovery after concerns were raised by locals about accident statistics along the A40 between Brecon and Llandeilo.
21-09-13 Two year sentence for causing death by careless driving
The Motorcycle Action Group is pleased that Brian Hampton has been brought to Justice over causing the death of 16 year old Jade Clark, while driving his Volvo XC90 in February this year. However, they feel the sentence handed down by Judge Samuel Wiggs, is woefully inadequate
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