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21-12-12 EU Council of Ministers confirm desire to exclude bikes from Super MoT
Further to all the other deliberations in Europe over the Super MoT, the Transport Council of Ministers meeting yesterday confirmed that they wished all motorcycles to be excluded and that the Regulation be reclassified as a Directive, so that individual member states would have more room to implement what they chose.
 
20-12-12 New Welsh MAG group move closer to scrapping bridge toll for bikes
It's really great to see the progress being made in South Wales by the new Pembroke MAG group.
 
20-12-12 Christmas Office Opening Hours
MAG Central Office will be closed from 5pm on Friday 21st December and will re-open at 9am on Wednesday 2nd January. It's our 40th anniversary in 2013 and we will be celebrating! Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
 
14-12-12 MAG influence report to Australia's Victorian Parliament
Following a request to hear evidence and argument from MAG (UK), the Victorian Parliament in Australia has released the results of its Inquiry into Motorcycle Safety.
 
13-12-12 Council of Ministers approve Type Approval regulation
 
11-12-12 Sweden to adopt smaller numberplates for bikes
As France introduces bigger number plates for motorcycles, Sweden decides to make theirs even smaller. Both mention improved legibility. European consistency!
 
07-12-12 Super MoT developments may lead to bike exemption
The latest discussions within the EU Transport Council of Ministers have resulted in suggested revisions to the Super MoT proposals and these include exempting all motorcycles from the new rules.
 
07-12-12 We are pleased to welcome Continental Tyres as Corporate Members of MAG.
Founded in 1871, the German company Continental has built a strong reputation in rubber and tyre manufacturing and is now recognised as a leading player in the performance tyre market.
 
04-12-12 MAG Website down time - Weds 5th December 12.15-17.15H
Please accept our apologies for IT downtime which has effected our MAG websites and all volunteers that have a @mag-uk.org email address. This has been due to a combination of factors which were out of our control. We are currently back up and running but we have had to schedule some additional downtime for crucial work that needs to take place.
 
04-12-12 Glasgow MAG is up and running
With snow on the ground, over a dozen riders gathered at BJ's bar in Anniesland on Monday evening to launch a new MAG group in the city.
 
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