Saltburn Hill Climb

Hundreds of spectators came to watch the annual historic hill climb on September 13, 2015 in Saltburn, England. The event is organised by Middlesbrough and District Motor Club and brings together the owners of numerous classic cars and motorcycles dating from the early 1900’s up to 1975 who take part in a non-competitive motor gatheringContinue reading “Saltburn Hill Climb”

The Yorkshire effect

The helicopters buzzing around overhead indicated that it was getting closer. That finally and after many hours the waiting was almost over. The relentless rise of cheering voices, the sound of whistles blowing and of cow bells being rung let everyone knew that it was almost upon them. The cars and motorbikes sped past. PoliceContinue reading “The Yorkshire effect”

Saltburn Hill Climb

A speed and time trial event featuring veteran and vintage cars and motor cycles takes place in Saltburn by the Sea. Unfortunately the event this year, which is organised by Middlesbrough and District Motor Club and the Motor Sports Association was not allowed to actually time the ascents of the participants as they made theirContinue reading “Saltburn Hill Climb”