On Sunday 17th June 2012 John Rosamond had the honour to join Bill Crosby, owner of the London Motorcycle Museum, to open the new "Home of Triumph" barn.
The opening was part of the fantastic annual Triumph Day at the museum. TOMCC" publicity, "ride-ins" from across the country and fabulous weather guaranteed that this Triumph Day was the biggest and best attended ever.
The Daytonnas and DJ Fly provided rocking entertainment and author of "Save the Triumph Bonneville! The Inside Story of the Meriden Workers' Co-op" John Rosamond gave his "Reminiscences of Meriden Factory" talk.
Save the Triumph Bonneville! – The inside story of the Meriden Workers’ Co-op
By John Rosamond
Written by the ex-Chairman of the workers’ board of directors of the famous Meriden co-op, this is the real story of the last bastion of British motorcycle production following the collapse of the industry. It’s also the story of a workforce’s refusal to let the Triumph Bonneville die ...