Babs and the Beast 2017

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No one who was at Bromyard Speed Festival can have failed to be impressed by the two land speed record holders, Babs and Beast of Turin. I’ve just come across this terrific video that interviews the owner of each of these classics:

Bringsty Grand Prix Revival Pays Tribute To Post-War Motorcycling

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Bromyard Speed Festival are to run the Bringsty Grand Prix on April 7th as part of their programme of 2018 events. The meeting will revive the original races run in 1946 and 47 reflecting the optimism felt after the privations of the Second World War, including petrol rationing, 70 plus years on. A small pilot […]

Bromyard Speed Festival Donates £8000 To Local Charities

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Bromyard Speed Festival is pleased to announce a donation of over £8000 to local charities. This is a result of the financial success of the 2017 event. We thank our sponsors, supporters, entrants, stall-holders and concessionaires for their contributions. Most particularly we thanks the large number of unpaid volunteers who made the event possible. The […]

Bringsty Grand Prix 2018

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AN HISTORIC motorcycle event, Bringsty Grand Prix, which was run in the Herefordshire countryside after the Second World War will return next year after a 70-year absence. In 1946-47 rural Herefordshire was trying to recover from a hard six years of war, rationing was even tougher than in war time but there was a new […]

Chairman’s Statement at 2017 AGM

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Chairman’s Statement Bromyard Speed Festival AGM Nov 15th 2017 The 2017 Event It has been another spectacular year for Bromyard Speed Festival CIC and another tremendous success for the town. An estimated 10,000 people attended the event this year in glorious weather to witness some impressive machinery once again ‘lap’ our town bringing much needed […]

Prescott Speed Hill Climb : 2017 Calendar

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Here is a list of exciting events for 2017 from our friends at Prescott. For more details visit their website.

The Beast of Turin in Bromyard

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Here’s a video of the 1911 Land Speed Record Holder, the Beast of Turin in the centre of Bromyard 2nd April 2017. One of no fewer than three former land speed record holders at our festival in 2017. We also had the 1926 record holder Blue Bird, in 2016. Here’s a slide-show presenting all four […]

BSF 2017

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It’s close on midnight. I’ve been on my feet since barmy o’clock. I’ve walked several circuits of Bromyard, breathing exciting but probably unhealthy doses of petrol fumes. My ears are bruised, my joints aching and my grin as wide as Broad Bridge in flood! We’ve done it again! Bromyard has given itself a happy day […]

Lots Happening In Bromyard Heritage Centre

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Pay a visit to the Bromyard Heritage Centre during the festival. It is situated on Rowberry Street just by Paddock B. It houses Bromyard’s Tourist Information Centre and Art Studios. There will be an exhibition of auto-related arts and media too. You can learn about the activities on the day and also about other events […]

Pre-Paid Parking Gets You Close To The Action

NB: ZONE B NEARLY FULL – NEXT TO OPEN ZONE A – DON’T LEAVE IT TOO LATE! Parking places close to the festival paddocks and circuit can be bought online for £5 per vehicle which is the same price as on the day. Click here to book, credit/debit card or Paypal payments only. We are […]