Army veterans make it to Ride to the Wall (RTTW) thanks to generous motorbike dealer
Father and son Army veterans managed to make it to a national war memorial to pay their respects to fallen service personnel - thanks to a local motorbike dealer.
Ian Campbell was devastated when his £10,000 BMW R1200 GS Adventure motorbike was stolen from the locked garage at his home in Top Valley over the August Bank Holiday weekend.
His "pride and joy" was found burned out on nearby Raymede Drive five days later, meaning it looked unlikely that Ian and his son Matthew, also a former soldier, could take part in the annual Ride to the Wall event, involving 7,000 bikers in an... read more
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