Forthcoming Events

JANUARY 2014 – JANUARY 2015
DateEventLocationPriceContact
JANUARY
Thu 9Meeting With Jason McCartney MP (Hosted by Huddersfield MAG)8.30PM at the Field Head pub, Quarmby, Huddersfield.Email rep@huddersfield-mag.co.uk in advance of any questions you may wish to ask Jason
Wed 15Wakefield MAG AGM7:30pm for a prompt 8:00pm start in the Grey Horse, Kirkgate, WakefieldWakefield MAG Rep
Sun 19Yorkshire MAG Region Meeting

Every Yorkshire MAG member is invited to attend the Yorkshire Region Meeting and have your say in how the region is run.
10:00 at Breighton Ferry, Nr SelbyWakefield MAG Rep
Sun 19MAP Meeting

Magic Action Promotions (MAP), is the events arm of Yorkshire MAG, which hosts the ITV, FYP & YPR bike rallies, which contribute so enormously to the MAG fighting fund. Every MAG member is more than welcome to attend the meeting and see how the MAP events are run, its more the merrier and MAP welcome you taking more of an interest or active role.
13:00 at Breighton Ferry, Nr SelbyWakefield MAG Rep
FEBRUARY
Wed 5Wakefield MAG 11th Post Christmas Auction

Bring along all your unwanted Christmas presents, together with other stuff you no longer want, or have the room for, donate them to the branch, and we auction them off to the highest bidder. Proceeds from the auction will again be split (2/3 to the MAG Fighting Fund, 1/3 to a charitable cause(s). Be there early, with viewing from 07:00 onwards, and the auction starting at 08:00 prompt (and don't forget to bring your unwanted Christmas pressies !!!).
8:00pm in the Grey Horse, Kirkgate, WakefieldWakefield MAG Rep
Sun 9Leeds MAG Fred Hill RunThe Run will leave Squires Cafe Bar at Newthorpe at 11.00 prompt. The Run will proceed via Sherburn, Tadcaster, Boston Spa, Collingham, Harewood and Arthington to the Sun Inn at Norwood. Wakefield MAG will meet at our usual location (Redbeck Cafe, 339 Doncaster Road, Crofton, Wakefield, WF4 1RT) at 09:00am, leaving at 09:30 for the ride over to the demo start point. N.B. This run is liable to cancellation in the event of snow and/or ice on the day (for safety reasons), therefore, check the Leeds MAG website prior to setting offWakefield MAG Rep
www.leeds-mag.co.uk
Tue 11Leeds MAG Comedy, Curry and Cupcakes 2. Leeds MAG's 2nd Comedy, Curry and Cupcake night. 4 comedians, curry included at half time and cupcakes to purchase. What better way to spend a Tuesday night in February and raise funds for MAG.From 7pm at the Cross Keys Britannia Road Morley LS27 0AR. £5 (includes Curry and Cupcakes as well as Comedy). Tickets from Leeds MAG meetings, Cross Keys or pay on the door (if still available)Wakefield MAG Rep
www.leeds-mag.co.uk
Sat 22Huddersfield MAG Early Spring Camp, Dent. Great countryside, real ale, farmhouse breakfast and an opportunity to ride your bike in the Dales. Bring your thermals.Email rep@huddersfield-mag.co.uk
Sat 22Royal British Legion Riders Branch Fund Raiser - 9 Bands from Midday to MidnightDodworth Social Club, Dodworth, BarnsleyFREE !!!Wakefield MAG Rep
Wed 26World Famous Huddersfield MAG Pie Night8.30PM at the Field Head pub, Quarmby, Huddersfield.Email rep@huddersfield-mag.co.uk
MARCH
Sun 9Yorkshire MAG Region Meeting

Every Yorkshire MAG member is invited to attend the Yorkshire Region Meeting and have your say in how the region is run.
10:00 at Venue TBCWakefield MAG Rep
Sun 9MAP Meeting

Magic Action Promotions (MAP), is the events arm of Yorkshire MAG, which hosts the ITV, FYP & YPR bike rallies, which contribute so enormously to the MAG fighting fund. Every MAG member is more than welcome to attend the meeting and see how the MAP events are run, its more the merrier and MAP welcome you taking more of an interest or active role.
13:00 at Venue TBCWakefield MAG Rep
Fri 14Wakefield MAG 12th Birthday Party

Rock Disco, Karaoke (TBC), Raffle, Buffet, Good Company and lashings of Ginger Beer !!! This years party will be Mandatory Fancy Dress, with the outfits being something related (however tenuous) to 'M', 'A' or 'G'. Don't worry if fancy dress isn't your thing ... simply come as you are, as a motorcyclist, and you will still be keeping with the theme 'M' ... Simples !!! (Prize for Best and Worst Fancy Dress Outfits)
7:30pm onwards at the Grey Horse, Kirkgate, WakefieldFREE entry to all Wakefield MAG members and friends !!!!! Small charge may apply for the buffet and of course you will need some money to buy raffle tickets ... and booze !!!Wakefield MAG Rep
TBAWakefield MAG goes to the Dogs (Dog Racing Night)

Super Six Party Booking, for which you get Admission (including race programme), Pint of beer/lager, any bottle or wine or spirit, Choice of any basket meal available on the night, 2 x £1 Tokens for Tote super six jackpot (usually well into five figures ... well worth winning !!!) & a £1 token for normal tote bet. An absolute bargain and an absolute hoot (this will be the branches 4th visit !!!)
Kinsley Greyhound Stadium£12 (Deposit £5)Wakefield MAG Rep
www.kinsleydogs.co.uk
Sat 22 - Sun 23Manchester Motorcycle ShowEvent City, adjacent to the Trafford Centre, Manchester, M41 7TB?Wakefield MAG Rep
www.classicshows.org/manchester2013
Sun 235th Annual Wakefield MAG Charity Pet Food Run to Whitehall Dog Rescue in East Ardsley and other Wakefield based pet rescues
Charity Pet Food Run
Meet 9:30am (leaving at 10:00am) at Redbeck Cafe, 339 Doncaster Road, Crofton, Wakefield, WF4 1RTBring: Tinned Pet Food; Complete (Dry) Mixer Food; Chews / Treats; Towels / Blankets; Collars / Leads; Old Quilts; Donations (towards vets bills)Wakefield MAG Rep
APRIL
Sun 6Wakefield Hospice 10K Race (Wakefield MAG providing Mobile Race Marshals)Starting from Thornes Park. Marshals assemble at 08:30 on Lawefield Land. Race starts at 09:00 Wakefield MAG Rep
Sat 12MAG Annual Group Conference 2014, Hosted by North West RegionBlackpool areaFree, but bring your MAG membership card to gain entryWakefield MAG Rep
Sat 26Wakefield MAG Rideout (Destination: Altberg M/C Boot Factory, Richmond, North Yorkshire)Meet 8:30am (leaving at 09:00am) at Redbeck Cafe, 339 Doncaster Road, Crofton, Wakefield, WF4 1RTWakefield MAG Rep
Sat 26Yorkshire MAG Euro Husting

The idea behind the Euro Husting is to get as many candidates as possible, for the forthcoming European elections in May, in front of bikers, and give them the opportunity to prevent their motorcycling manifesto's, and answer as many motorcycling related questions as possible. Lembit Öpik, MAG's Director of Communications and Public Affairs will also be in attendance. Prospective MEP's invited from the Green Party, UKIP, Conservative, Labour & Lib Dems
18:30 at the West Leeds Sports and Social Club, Leeds, LS12 1HH.Wakefield MAG Rep
MAY
Fri 2 – Sun 4Into The Valley Rally 2014Dalton Estate, South Dalton, East YorkshireTicket Price £20 Pre-Book; £25 OTGwww.intothevalley.co.uk
BH Mon 5Wakefield MAG Bike Show at the Wakefield Gala

There will be multiple Show Categories / Awards, catering for all types of Bike, Scooter, Combination & Trike
Clarence Park, Wakefield. Show to be judged at 15:00, Entry into show from 09:30 onwards (Gala officially opens at 10:00)Wakefield MAG Rep
Sun 18Wakefield MAG Rideout (Destination: Wensleydale Creamery, Hawes)Meet 8:30am (leaving at 09:00am) at Redbeck Cafe, 339 Doncaster Road, Crofton, Wakefield, WF4 1RTWakefield MAG Rep
Sat 24Leeds MAG Demo Run and CampoverThe demo run starts at Squires Cafe, Newthorpe, LS25 5LX. Assemble at Squires from 10:30 to leave at 11:30 prompt for the police escorted ride through Leeds City Centre, on a learner friendly route and finish at the New Inn Eccup LS16 8AU where there will be a campover and live music etc. All bikes,trikes and scooters welcome.

Wakefield MAG will meet at our usual location (Redbeck Cafe, 339 Doncaster Road, Crofton, Wakefield, WF4 1RT) at 09:30am, leaving at 10:00 for the ride over to the demo start point
No chargeWakefield MAG Rep
JUNE
Sun 1Wakefield MAG Rideout (Destination: Manor Cafe & Wensleydale Brewery, Leyburn)Meet 8:30am (leaving at 09:00am) at Redbeck Cafe, 339 Doncaster Road, Crofton, Wakefield, WF4 1RTWakefield MAG Rep
Thu 12Wakefield MAG Evening Rideout to the first meeting of the combined Barnsley and Doncaster MAG GroupMeet at Redbeck Cafe, 339 Doncaster Road, Crofton, Wakefield, WF4 1RT from 18:30 onwards, leaving at 19:00 for the ride over to Skellow Grange W.M.C, 223 Skellow road, Doncaster, DN6 8JL (Barnsley and Doncaster MAG meeting starts at 20:00)Wakefield MAG Rep
Sat 14Farmyard Party Marshals Briefing14:00 at the FYP site (in the marquee at the Duncombe Park Estate, Helmsley, North Yorkshire, YO62 5E)Wakefield MAG Rep
Sun 15Yorkshire MAG Region Meeting

Every Yorkshire MAG member is invited to attend the Yorkshire Region Meeting and have your say in how the region is run.
The meeting is being held at the FYP site (in the marquee at the Duncombe Park Estate, Helmsley, North Yorkshire, YO62 5E), at 11:00.Wakefield MAG Rep
Fri 20 – Sun 22Farmyard Party Rally 2014Duncombe Estate, Helmsley, North YorkshireTicket Prices: £30 Pre-Book; £40 OTGwww.farmyardparty.co.uk
JULY
Sun 6Wakefield MAG Rideout (Destination: Mr Moo's Ice Cream Parlour, Skipsea)Meet 08:30 (leaving at 09:00) at Redbeck Cafe, 339 Doncaster Road, Crofton, Wakefield, WF4 1RTWakefield MAG Rep
Sun 27 (TBC)Wakefield MAG at the VJMC ShowLotherton HallWakefield MAG Rep
www.vjmc.com
AUGUST
Fri 1 – Sun 3Yorkshire Pudding Rally 2014Escrick Estate off the A19 just above SelbyTicket Price: £20 pre-book; £25 OTGwww.yorkshirepuddingrally.co.uk
Sun 10Yorkshire MAG Region Meeting

Every Yorkshire MAG member is invited to attend the Yorkshire Region Meeting and have your say in how the region is run.
10:00 at Venue TBCWakefield MAG Rep
Sun 24Wakefield MAG Rideout (Destination: Cadwell Park, Bike Racing Qualifying Day )Meet 8:30am (leaving at 09:00am) at Redbeck Cafe, 339 Doncaster Road, Crofton, Wakefield, WF4 1RT. Wakefield MAG Rep
SEPTEMBER
Fri 5 – Sun 7 (TBC)NE MAG's 23rd Stormin' The Castle 2013Witton Castle Country Park, Witton-Le-Wear, Bishop Auckland, County Durham, DL14 0DEWakefield MAG Rep
www.storminthecastle.co.uk
TBCEY MAG Spat out of Hull Rally

Quality food and beer, bands on Friday and Saturday, rock DJ both nights. Trade Stands, 24hr Showers and Toilets
Dene Park Sports Club, Beverley Road, Dunswell, HU6 0AATicket Price: £12.00 (Pre-Book) / £15.00 (OTG)Wakefield MAG Rep
http://east-yorks.mag-uk.org
Sun 28Wakefield MAG Treasure Hunt (Branch Rideout with a difference !!)Meet 8:30am (to get clues/instructions) at Redbeck Cafe, 339 Doncaster Road, Crofton, Wakefield, WF4 1RT(Treasure Hunt will leave at 09:00am prompt)£1 per entrant (to cover cost of prizes). Arrive with a full tank of petrolWakefield MAG Rep
OCTOBER
TBCWakefield MAG Rideout (Destination: TBC)Meet 8:30am (leaving at 09:00am) at Redbeck Cafe, 339 Doncaster Road, Crofton, Wakefield, WF4 1RTWakefield MAG Rep
Sun 19Yorkshire MAG AGM10:00-12:00. Venue TBCFree, but current MAG membership card required to voteWakefield MAG Rep
Sun 19Magic Action Promotions AGM / Yorkshire MAG Events (ITV, FYP & YPR) Debrief13:00-17:00. Venue TBCFree, but current MAG membership card required to voteWakefield MAG Rep
TBCLeeds MAG Halloween Party

Live Band (Dirty Vinyl), Fancy Dress (optional, but prizes for best outfits), Raffle, Bar until 23:30
20:00 onwards, at the Parkfield Suite, 8 Parkfield Terrace, Stanningley, LS28 6BS£5 (200 limit)Wakefield MAG Rep
NOVEMBER
Sun 9 (TBC)Wakefield MAG at the City of Wakefield Memorial Sunday Parade & Service
Rideout to Royal British Legion Riders Branch event at Mirfield, following our attendance at the Remembrance Service.
10:50, Wood Street War MemorialWakefield MAG Rep
Wed 19Wakefield MAG 10th Annual Bikers Quiz Nite20:00 in the Grey Horse, Kirkgate, Wakefield£1 p.p (to cover cost of prizes)Wakefield MAG Rep
DECEMBER
Sat 6Wakefield MAG Christmas Do

Lunchtime meal at the Chinese Buffet in Trinity Walk, then a pub crawl around many of Wakefield's fine hostelries.
We will meet for the 'All You Can Eat' buffet, at 13:00£6.99Wakefield MAG Rep
TBCLeeds MAG Christmas Toy Run to Lineham Farm, Eccup, LeedsAssemble at the Cardigan Fields Leisure Complex Car Park from 6pm, Leaving Cardigan Fields, LS4 2GD at 6.30 prompt, arriving at Lineham Farm Childrens Centre LS16 8AZ at 7pmThe Children will be ages 8-11 and bring presents wrapped and marked for girl or boy. To make it fair, please spend approx £6 on each gift - bring as many as you like!Wakefield MAG Rep
JANUARY 2015
Wed 14Wakefield MAG AGM7:30pm for a prompt 8:00pm start in the Grey Horse, Kirkgate, WakefieldWakefield MAG Rep

If we have missed any local(ish) events from this list, please let us know

Got an idea for the monthly Branch run ? Please E–Mail us or better still, come along to the Branch meetings and offer to lead it. Branch run format:

  • Max cost of an attraction at the ultimate destination will be no more than £10 (unless otherwise advised)
  • Max distance will be no more than 100 miles from Wakefield (unless otherwise advised)
  • We all turn up with a full tank of petrol
  • We adopt the 2nd Man Marshalling system, thereby ensuring no one gets lost and everyone can ride at their own pace
Wakefield MAG rideouts are very popular
Wakefield MAG rideouts are very popular!