This is an article that appeared in the German motorcycle magazine 'Motorrad', which is apparently German for motorcycle, no surprises there then. This article from the December 1979 issue featured Scooter Racing at Lydden, a meeting on the 13th of October I believe, with images of racing and shots in the paddock.
Lambretta dealer Alec Bennet Ltd must have been pleased with their contract to supply Esso with 150 Lambretta GP125cc in 1970 for the third successive year! Where are they now?
Here are three separate clips, on the left is an article from a local paper, I think it was the Portsmouth News in 1977 when Hampshire union won the British Scooter Club championship. The other clips are from Motorcycle News, 1975, 1977 & 1978.
Motorcycle News article from March 1980 for the opening round of the British Championship at Snetterton.
This clip is from Motor Cycle October 1978 and features Jenny Stevens and her Maico 300cc outfit.
This clip from Motor Cycle, November 1974, tells the story of when they sent one of their journalists down to Lydden to try his hand at Scooter Racing .........
Nev Frost, November 1973, ending the season in fine style.