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Lambretta Clubs in the UK 1953 - 1973

The UK has a rich history when it comes to Lambretta Clubs with many springing up from as early as 1953. Some last a couple of years while others went from the 1950's through to the 1970's. This page which is currently UNDER CONSTRUCTION will provide you with information on the various clubs and we will add to this over the coming months.

 

Club Name

Nickname

Dates Club Ran

Notes

Aldenham & Watford

Ace of Herts

1958 - 1971

 

Aldershot & District

Shooting Stars

1961 – 1964

Formed Sept 1961

Aldridge & District

Beetrix

1966 - 1970

 

Aylesbury

The Ducks

1957 – 1964

Formed Sept 1957

Barnsley & District

The Travellers

1957 – 1966

Formed July 1957

Barrow in Furness

The Lambs

1962 - 1966

Formed Jan 62 – Club Lambretta of Furness

Basildon

Club 150 Lambretta

1956 - 1962

Formed Summer 1956 – became an all makes club in 1958

Basingstoke

The Kestrels

1956 - 1960

Formed Jul 1956

Bath

 

1966 - 1968

 

Bedford

 

1958 - 1960

 

Berkhamstead & Dist

Black Knights

1959 – 1962

Formed Jun 1959 and became an all makes club in 1960

Berkshire

 

 

 

Bexley

The Crocs

1958 - 1962

 

Bexleyheath

Happy Wanderers

1959 - 1962

 

Birkenhead

Apaches

1969 - 1972

 

Birmingham

 

1956 – 1968

Formed Jan 1956

Bishops Stortford & Dist

The Storks

1959 - 1962

 

Bolton

The Spartans

1955 – 1960

Formed Nov 1955 as Bolton & Dist Lambretta Club – became a scooter club in Jan 1958

Bradford

5 Star Club

1958 - 1971

Started as a Lambretta Club and went on to welcome all makes

Brentwood & Dist

Moonrakers

1959 - 1962

 

Brighton

Dolphins

1955 - 1969

Amalgamated in late 60’s with March Hares SC Sussex SC & Mid Sussex Vespa Club to become The Martlets

Bristol

Neptunes

1956 – 1970

Formed Jun 1956

Bromley & Dist

The Innocents

1957 – 1973

Formed Mar 1957 by 12 Lambretta riders

Burton upon Trent

The Comets

1957 - 1961

 

Bury

 

1958 – 1960

Initially a Lambretta Club then became all makes

Bury

The Peelers

1962 – 1972

Initially all makes then back to a Lambretta Club

Bury St Edmunds & Dist

 

1960 - 1961

Changed name to West Suffolk LC in Dec 1961

Camberley

Lucky 7

1955 - 1960

Changed to being a Scooter Club in 1957

Cambridge

 

1957 - 1966

Formed July 1957

Canterbury

 

1955 - 1958

 

Canterbury Sporting

Invictas

1964 - 1966

 

Cardiff

Happy Wanderers

1960 - 1966

 

Cheam

The Cheetahs

1956 - 1973

 

Chelmsford & Dist

The Chad

1955 - 1966

 

Chester & Dist

The March Hares

1955 - 1960

 

Chichester

The Chics

1958 - 1964

 

Chippenham & Dist

The White Horse

1957 - 1966

Initially called Wiltshire LC

Christchurch & Dist

 

1966 - 1968

 

Clacton

The Satellites

1957 – 1962

The 100th LC to be formed within BLOA

Club Lambretta Kingtson

Kingston Heralds

1953 - 1961

The 1st LC in the UK changed to a SC in 1960 then back to a LC in 1960/61 then back to SC

Colchester

 

1955 -1958

 

Coventry

 

1955 - 1958

 

Croydon

The 41

1955 - 1970

 

Darlington

 

1956 -1960

 

Derby

 

1956 - 1958

 

Doncaster

The A1’s

1956 - 1960

 

Doncaster

The Pacemakers

1963 - 1966

 

Dorking

 

1961 -1962

 

East Croydon

Jet Set

1968 – 1970

 

East London

The Elks

1955 - 1972

 

East Worcestershire

The Gamblers

1960 - 1966

Formed by 3 ex members of the Bromsgrove SC

Edinburgh & Dist

 

1956 - 1968

Initially LC then open to all scooters over 150cc from Mar 61

Egham & Dist

The Eggstaines

1959 - 1964

 

Enfield

 

1958 - 1960

 

Epping Forest

The Rakes

1958 – 1973

 

Epsom

The Whirlwinds

1958 - 1971

 

Exeter

 

1955 - 1958

 

Fareham

The Madhatters

1959 - 1964

 

Fareham

The Trendsetters

1963 - 1968

 

Farnborough

The Innocents

1967 - 1970

 

Folkestone & Dist

The Rebels

1956 - 1958

 

Fulham

The Legionaries

1962 - 1965

 

Glasgow & West of Scotland

 

1955 - 1968

 

Gloucestershire

 

1955 - 1958

 

Grantham

The A1 Flyers

1959 - 1962

 

Great Yarmouth

The Leprechauns

1957 - 1960

 

Greenford

 

1956 - 1972

 

Grimsby & Dist

 

1958 -1968

 

Guildford

The Gremlins

1957 - 1962

 

Halifax

The Dukes

1958 - 1962

 

Hatfield & Dist

 

1957 - 1959

 

Hayling Island & Dist

The Hiraxes

1959 - 1961