News

18-10-17 MAG salutes an ace man from an Ace Café
MAG has awarded one of its highest honours to Mark Wilsmore, owner of the Ace Café, for services rendered to biking.
 
12-10-17 MAG asks: why have 33 riders died in London in 2016?
MAG adds weight to questions about the rise in motorcycle deaths in London, and why this has not led to a level playing field in how motorcyclists in the city are treated.
 
05-10-17 Annual Group Conference shows ‘confidence of the movement’
MAG held its Annual Group Conference (AGC) in the small town of Manea, Cambridgeshire, over the weekend of 29th September- 1st October, 2017. The well-attended event demonstrated the confidence and momentum that has been building over the last few years.
 
29-09-17 MAG holding Annual Group Conference this Saturday
MAG is holding its Annual Conference this Saturday 30th September 2017.
 
25-09-17 MAG appeals to all riders to challenge ‘nutty’ pollution charge
MAG is calling on all riders in the UK to submit their concerns regarding a mad London charge which could cost a user of an older moped thousands of pounds a year in pollution taxes.
 
18-09-17 MAG hails Home Office anti-moped crime talks ‘a promising start’
MAG welcomed the first meeting dedicated to dealing with the current moped-related crime epidemic as a promising start towards finding a multi-agency solution to an escalating problem.
 
08-09-17 MAG supports anti-bike crime demo: Saturday, 9th Sept, 2017
he Motorcycle Action Group (MAG) in London is calling on all riders to back the movement’s strong demand for action against the crime wave affecting both motorcycle riders and the general public. Tim Fawthrop, MAG’s spokesman in London, is issuing a call-to-arms over the crime wave affecting riders in the capital and beyond which has directly harmed the motorcycling community – especially in recent months.
 
20-08-17 Blackpool revs up for Biker event
MAG is pleased to be supporting a brand new family festival inside the Blackpool Winter Gardens celebrating the best of biking and MAG members will receive a 20% discount on entry !
 
04-08-17 MAG's Position Statement regarding Motorcycle Crime
MAG has issued a position statement regarding Motorcycle Crime which can be found by following the link
 
01-08-17 MAG calls for witnesses to MP attack by ‘yobs, not bikers’
MAG is appealing for anyone who witnessed the attack on Labour MP Steve McCabe in Birmingham to come forward with information ‘for the sake of justice and the reputation of biking.’
 
27-07-17 MAG calls for a comprehensive approach to crime against bikers
 
20-07-17 It’s official: Motorcycles Matter in London
The Motorcycle Action Group (MAG) broadly welcomes the Mayor's draft Transport Strategy as it includes better recognition of the positive role of motorcycling than any previous strategy proposals. MAG is also pleased that key recommendations from the GLA's 'Easy Rider' report are being adopted in the strategy as they reflect various aspects of input to the project by MAG.
 
20-07-17 MAG commends tough sentencing of hooligans who abused motorcycles in Leeds
The Motorcycle Action Group (MAG) has applauded the stiff sentences handed out to the organisers of and participants in acts of hooliganism in Leeds and elsewhere on Halloween in 2016.
 
07-07-17 MAG praises council for getting a grip on manhole covers
The Motorcycle Action Group (MAG) has applauded Cumbria County Council for taking the decision to deal actively with the dangers presented by metal manhole covers to those riding motorcycles and scooters.
 
05-07-17 Safer bikers in Wales
The Motorcycle Action Group (MAG) is pleased to note that the number of bikers killed or seriously injured (KSI) has fallen.
 
29-06-17 MAG submits case for user charge exemption for all motorbikes
The Motorcycle Action Group (MAG) has responded on behalf of London’s 200,000 every day riders to defend an exemption from user charging of bikes in the Ultra Low Emissions Zone (ULEZ).
 
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