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Hi everyone


We're really in need of people to add more and more events to our database.


Doesn't need to be events that you organise, just help us to make the most complete UK bikers events database.


So think about racing agenda, bike rallies etc.


If you know one that isn't on the calendar, please please add it for us. Or, if you have some extra time, please scour the internet for other sites with lots of data and add it to BM.


Thanks very much!
Matt @ 24/10/2015 10:47  

OK but can you add a fiter so we can just see the biker match events if we want?
I can be hard to find something by BM members when it lost amidst a list of rallies, race meets and operas.
PS, if I ever do find an opera on here I'm off :-)
Steve_H @ 24/10/2015 19:10  

Good idea having a BM filter.

It's all very well having a comprehensive biker event calendar but the page header is "UK" Biker Calendar so please no Sturgis or Phillip Island postings (they're hardly going to many attendees) and no pop concerts either unless there's definitely a BM meet associated with it!
izzyhill @ 25/10/2015 00:06  

Hmmm, hard to implement that now . I'd have to add a new option to each event like "BM event", which is either yes or no.


Does seem rather complicated and unnecessary though, no? It's not such a massive database
Matt @ 26/10/2015 11:59  

The 'filter' might then be the Events team; apply a little discretion to what get put on and add BM to the top line of BM-only meets or to an actual BM gathering within an event such as the Farmyard Party - but perhaps not to trade shows where it's much less a 'meet' than on opportunity if communication between folk allows?
izzyhill @ 26/10/2015 12:16  

Personally I prefer knowing whats going on all over the place throughout the year. I am not a FB user and I have to rely on checking events via the internet if it's not listed on here. I would have to spend valuable ride-out time if I had to check for everything that I may be interested in and that's just not an option as far as I am concerned !

I think the Events would dwindle so much that there would be no need for The Calendar, if it ONLY consisted of BM events.
Lindsay @ 26/10/2015 13:44  

Matt,


I've just added seven events, awaiting approval. Although not specifically BM events, I know of some BM members that attend these events or have done in the past.


It's always a good idea to include non-BM events as this gives an opportunity for BMers to meet and introduce new people to the site.


I will add more as and when I get time

Karey @ 26/10/2015 15:27  

Thanks Karey, perfect. They'll be approved and added shortly.
Matt @ 26/10/2015 17:01  

Hi Matt, I've just added Some 2016 BSB dates on
Holmfirthgirl @ 27/10/2015 09:08  

I help Matt out with events, there weren't any new events waiting for me when I checked last night (early evening) but as there are clearly a few now I'll get on the case tonight :-)
MrMike @ 27/10/2015 10:25  

All events are live now, none left in mod queue
MrMike @ 27/10/2015 19:30  

Thanks everyone, please keep them coming. I have a super new feature I'll be launching this weekend and it heavily depends on us having active events (including photos added to events and also people tagging themselves).


Cheers
Matt @ 30/10/2015 14:41  

Hi Matt, I have just posted seven events, awaiting approval. Just been scouring sites but dunno if these are what ya looking for...
Catkins @ 26/11/2015 00:58  

I'll check through them tonight after work Catkins :-)
MrMike @ 26/11/2015 10:42  

all sorted and live
MrMike @ 26/11/2015 19:06  

Hi MrMike, stuck another ten up for ya to check...
Catkins @ 27/11/2015 04:01  

At 4am? .....Hope you were awake enough to make sense.... Hee hee!
MrMike @ 27/11/2015 09:52  

Insomniac. Yep, got some unheard of free time so had a late un :)
Catkins @ 27/11/2015 09:58  

thanks everyone so much! keep them coming, all much appreciated.
Matt @ 07/12/2015 20:50  

Evening, just been scouring the websites and found another 22 and submitted them. I'm on a mission, lol. Very time consuming but addictive! Hope they help.
Catkins @ 09/02/2016 00:27  

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