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Counter terrorism squad motorcycles
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London’s motorcycle crime is out of control with criminals on high-powered scooters running amok in the Capital’s streets, stealing bikes left, right and centre, wielding hammers, knives and even worse. The bad news is, The Met police’s latest announcements do little to convince us that the situation is going to

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Ducati motorcycle theft
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Motorcycle theft affects us all (in insurance premiums). The police are currently restricted by poorly thought-through policy. Aftermarket security isn’t always practical and is very easily defeated. Only one initiative can actually do something to reduce bike crime in any meaningful way.  One-third of people who have a motorcycle stolen

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Free IAM riding session
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The Institute of Advanced Motoring is offering riders the chance to try a free session with an IAM RoadSmart qualified Observer. The offer is designed to give anyone with a full licence an opportunity to have their riding assessed and receive tips on how to develop their riding ability. You’ll get 90 minutes

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Crashed HP4
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The HP4 in the picture was stolen. Not before the crash, but just after it. What you are looking at is not the result of an octane-fuelled police chase (they don’t happen much anymore, remember…). And it’s not due to over-enthusiastic riding. The picture was taken by the owner of

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Packed for motorcycle journey
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Biker & Bike’s newest contributor, motorcycle adventure author Kevin Turner, is donating his royalties from his Hapless Biker series to Shropshire and Staffordshire Blood Bikes (SSBB), his local group of life-saving riders. Every copy of Bonjour! Is This Italy? and From Crystal Palace to Red Square sold between 1 November

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Biker and Bikers
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Like the world needs another site dedicated to motorbikes… But Biker & Bike is different and the clue is in the name. Yes, we are obsessed about bikes. But this website is as much about bikers as their machines. Because it’s not as though the machine has to pay for

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Speedway motorsport
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An EU ruling could make it compulsory for anyone using any form of motorised transport to have third party damage and injury insurance. This will affect all participants in all forms of motorsport. This is serious because the UK’s insurance industry has stated that third party risks for motorsport activities are

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Police mugshot of Nathan Bick
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Nathan Bick, who taunted police via their own Facebook Page, has been caught but has only received a two-month custodial sentence. With good behaviour, he could be back on the street in just four weeks. Social media lit up when reports emerged that Bick, 18, had seen a call on

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A young biker from Bolton, who delivers vital blood supplies for the NHS in his spare time, has been attacked by muggers and now he can no longer ride for the Blood Biker service. His Triumph Tiger 800 suffered significant damage, which means he is off the road for NW

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Bike-jacking in progrees
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Still read this even if you are not a Londoner, as local authorities often take on initiatives started in the Capital. Read this if you haven’t already been affected by motorbike theft. The longer the current situation is allowed to carry on, the more chance you will become a victim

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