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In 2011 the family who have run Tinkler’s Motorcycles for the last 80 years took over Top NotchTop Notch Training (Norwich) Limited is based at two Norfolk locations; at Tinkler’s Motorcycles (Norwich) and DRD’s (North Walsham).

Work doesn’t have to get in the way of your training; our diary runs from 8am to 8pm every day – 7 days a week. We tailor the training to your individual needs so you only pay for what you require to become a complete and safe rider.

Our Experienced Instructors

Steve Jessop

Steve Jessop

CBT Instructor

James Croft

James Croft

CBT Instructor

Matt Jackson

Matt Jackson

CBT & DAS Instructor

Richard Painter

Richard Painter

CBT & DAS Instructor

Rikky King

Rikky King

CBT INSTRUCTOR

A Course for Everyone

Whether you are new to biking and just want a flavour, or have plenty of experience on two wheels, yet haven’t ridden for 20 years, we have the correct approach to give you the confidence you need.

Top Notch is an Approved Training Body for the Driving Standards Agency


mciac-accreditedMCIAC ACCREDITED

We are very proud to be the only MCIAC Accredited Motorcycle Training Centre in Norfolk. The MCIAC are committed to “Promoting, Protecting and Expanding the Motorcycle Industry”.

If you’re looking for the highest standard of training, officially accredited by an industry heavyweight, you’ve come to the right place.

Recent News

Passed First Time - Happy Motorcycle Riders in Norwich We've had some great success recently, with 80% of last month's tests resulting in our riders passing first time. Look at their...

Passed First Time - Happy Motorcycle Riders in Norwich We've had some great success recently, with 80% of last month's tests resulting in our riders passing first time. Look at their...

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