H-DRCGB Region 29

North Wales & Shropshire

Welcome to Region 29 of the Harley-Davidson Riders Club of Great Britain which covers North Wales & Shropshire. We’re delighted that you’ve found us! Use this site to discover more about our Region, Club and Federation.

Our region is one of 30 around the UK (the 29th to be set up!) We have our own Representative for the national Club – Al Lloyd and a committee of members you help run our region’s events and communications. You’ll find the motley crew ( aka the committee details below)

We are very active, enjoying lots of ride-outs at week-ends and some week evening; attending rallies across the country and overseas which are hosted by other regions and other countries; and we meet up in a number of locations across our region. Have a look at our Events tab to see what is coming up – you will be made very welcome.

Or you can just come along to one of our meet-ups and chat to some friendly Harley Davidson enthusiasts. 

  • The first Thursday of the month is the Shropshire meeting at the Wingfield Arms, Montford Bridge, from about 7pm.
  • The third Tuesday is the Mid Wales meet at the Horse Shoe Inn, Arddleen, from 7:30pm
  • North Wales meeting is the third Sunday of each month is at the Swan Inn, Gwernymynydd, near Mold from about 7PM.
  • There is a regular Friday afternoon meet at the White House Hotel, Muxton, Telford from about 3.30pm

If attending for the first time, please email to: hd.region29@gmail.com – sometimes they can be moved due to rallies and other events; and so we can look out for you or meet you en-route.

Meet the Committee

Al Lloyd
Region Rep
Bob Everitt
Assistant Rep - Mid Wales
Neal Benting
Assistant Rep - Shropshire
Colin Turnbull
Assistant Rep - North Wales
Andrew Sutherland
Assistant Rep - Welsh Coast
Ruth Lloyd
Treasurer
Trish Fanthorpe
Region Joint Secretary
Glyn Pearson
Region Joint Secretary

The Harley-Davidson Riders Club of Great Britain

The H-DRCGB was formed in 1949 and is one of the oldest Harley-Davidson Clubs in the world. It is also a member of the Federation of Harley Clubs Europe. It currently has about 1600 members split into regions across the country. The Club costs £25 per year to join and the benefits include;

  • Issue of the club magazine, The Harleyquin, every two months
  • Entry to the club rallies at reduced rates
  • Club Insurance scheme savings
  • Club tool loan scheme
  • A wealth of technical knowledge from members
  • AGM voting rights

Full details can be found on the Club Forum

H-DRCGB website

H-DRCGB Tool Loan list

Federation Harley-Davidson Clubs Europe

The FH-DCE is the largest community of totally independent Harley-Davidson Clubs (H-DC) in the world with 38.000 members in 120 clubs from most European countries. We are the only motorcycle enthusiast organization allowed to use the name and logos of the Harley-Davidson Motor Company, USA. Established in 1991 and in 2000 accepted under European law as an E.E.I.G., a European Economic Interest Group and therefore recognized and accepted under EU law. FH-DCE complies with EU standards with regard to its organization and the name FH-DCE Super Rally® and the FH-DCE logo are registered trademarks, owned exclusively by the FH-DCE member clubs. We are all genuine Harley-Davidson Clubs and we do not use the initials “MC" or the name “Motor Club" in our club names, and most of all we are the Federation who runs the yearly FH-DCE Super Rally® If you have any questions about membership or about FH-DCE activities, benefits and services, please do not hesitate to contact the FH-DCE Secretary Sakari “Sakke" Rantanen who will be pleased to help you. As member of FH-DCE you have support and a voice both within the world of Harley-Davidson and in the world of motorcycling. Riding a Harley-Davidson motorcycle gives people the opportunity to make new friends, discover other countries and explore other cultures.

COMUNITY – FRIENDSHIP – FREEDOM

All this is possible within the FH-DCE.

https://www.fhdce.eu/

Membership Benefits

Ride Outs

Riders within the region regularly organise ride-outs through out the year which are suitable for riders of all levels. Due to the beautiful North Wales countryside on our door step, a lot of them do tend to end up heading west towards the sea! But we have members that rider all over. We also attend rallies, and travel all over the UK and on the continent to events.

Social

Region 29 has a healthy number of members, being one of the biggest of H-DRCGB, and we have a very social aspect to our club with our regular meets, ride outs, rallies and parties.

Discounts

All members of H-DRCGB are entitles to discounts from our affiliates, us of the club too loan scheme, reduced rates to club rallies and a bi-monthly magazine. In addition you can avail yourself to a wealth of technical knowlege and help from members.