DEFRA Clean Air Zone Confusion
A delayed response from the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) to the Motorcycle Action Group, claims that there are no Clean Air Zones, current or proposed, that charge motorcycles.  MAG has welcomed this news, but asks, ‘if so, when did London – which charges pre-Euro 3 bikes […]

DEFRA Clear Air Zone confusion

COVID-19 Riding Guidelines
The Coalition of Motorcycling Organisations has issued a revised version of its COVID-19 Riding Guidelines.  This third iteration of the guidance based on the latest changes to Government guidelines includes advice on group riding and first responder incident management.  The coalition are delighted that the guidance has now received an […]

Latest version of COVID-19 Riding Guidelines gains National Police Chiefs ...

Wire Rope Barriers pose a hazard to motorcyclists
During a meeting with MAG Northern Ireland on 2nd July 2020, the Northern Ireland Department for Infrastructure accepted that wire rope crash barriers, whilst effective for larger vehicles, pose a hazard to motorcyclists’ safety. This is welcomed by the Motorcycle Action Group.   Motorcycle Action Group UK’s Northern Ireland Representative, […]

Northern Ireland’s Department for Infrastructure accepts wire rope barriers ...

Filter Friendly
Filter Friendly is a MAG road safety campaign. Filtering brings benefits – not just to riders, but all road users.  We explain those advantages in order to encourage drivers to look out for motorcyclists filtering through traffic.   Many drivers who do not ride motorcycles will be unfamiliar with the […]

Filter Friendly

Most bikers express great concern about motorcycle theft. Motorcycles are vulnerable to theft.  Consequently , thieves stole approximately 23,600 motorcycles and scooters in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland in 2019.  In other words, over 1.8% of all registered motorcycles and scooters in the country were stolen in just one […]

MAG’s position and response on motorcycle theft.

Coalition of Motorcycling Organisations thank motorcyclists for their actions
The members of the Coalition of Motorcycling Organisations have issued a statement thanking motorcyclists for their restraint and responsible actions so far.  Ahead of further – and more complex – changes to the lockdown regulations in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland this weekend, the Coalition points out that the […]

The Coalition of Motorcycling Organisations thanks motorcyclists for their responsible ...