Full throttle for motorbikes show

Hundreds of visitors went full throttle in support of a classic motorbike show in the gardens of Erewash Museum in Ilkeston.

More than 400 visitors braved rain showers to head down to the museum just off Market Place to see the bikes, which included classic models and more unusual examples.

Ilkeston Erewash museum classic motorbike festival.

Ilkeston Erewash museum classic motorbike festival.

The annual event is always a big hit and this year was no different with enthusiasts of all ages heading to the venue.

Michael Crane, collections officer at the museum, said: “The event was yet again a success and went really well.

“Everyone loved the different kinds of vintage bikes and we had a great turnout, despite the weather.”

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lFor information about the museum call 0115 9071141 or visit www.erewashmuseum.co.uk.