Cycling


Activity

Where and when

We meet at various locations throughout the area on the first Friday of the month.

Other information

There is a different cycle ride each month, generally with a pub lunch.  For more information give me a call.

Contact details

June Dix 079 047 01832   email: juneT123@hotmail.com


News

Cycling Group March 2020

Cycling – March 2020 report

After a very wet miserable day the previous day, the sky cleared and the wind dropped for a beautiful day for our first ride this year.    Nine members took part in the ride arranged by Graham and Joy.  Despite a road closure and some challenging hills we all completed the course with two of us […]

Cycling – February 2020

The first cycle ride this year will be on Friday 6 March.  We meet at The White Lion, Lutterworth Road, North Kilworth, LE17 6EP at 10.30 am in order to order lunch before the ride.  Parking is available in a small lay by in front of the pub or down Green Lane just past the […]

CYCLING – January 2020

Despite a poor weather forecast thirteen members took part in our December ride.  Our coffee stop at Bringhurst offered amazing views over the Welland valley.  Our thanks to Kevin for arranging this and the Christmas lunch which was also attended by partners.  We all thoroughly enjoyed this at The Red Lion at Welham. We had […]

Cycling – December

There is an old Scottish word ‘dreich’ which means a grey, wet and miserable day and so it was for the November ride.  Despite this nine stalwarts turned out for the ride ably led by Peter Devine.  The weather did improve later however.  Following the December ride we ‘rest’ during January and February and cycle […]

Cycling – November

11 group members plus 2 potential new members cycled 18 miles of undulating Leicestershire villages starting and finishing at Bitteswell.  The weather was kind to us apart from the last 5 miles when we encountered heavy rain.  However we quickly recovered at lunch after a drink and a lunch special of £5 for a main […]

Cycling – October

Ten members took part in our September ride organised by Sue and aided by John Page.  Our thanks go to them both.  Despite a poor forecast the rain held off until everyone was at the lunch venue, fortunately.  The next ride will be on Friday 1 November and led by Peter Devine.  We meet at […]

Cycling – August

16 members took part in our July ride ably organised by Bruce and Roland, our thanks to them both.  There were a couple of challenging hills which we all coped with with varying degrees of expertise and enjoyed a very good lunch at The Hare in Loddington.  In view of the sudden death of our […]

Cycling – July

On Friday 7 June,  Terry Coe, Peter Devine, Pete Dix and I, John Dyson and John Page bravely took part in the June cycle ride despite everything Storm Miguel could throw at us.  We started off in heavy rain following the route with the Norman Rockingham Castle on our left.  We carried on through Great […]

Cycling – June

Eight members of the cycling group followed a slightly longer, but flatter ride lead by Terry and John Page.  Our thanks to them both for arranging this.  Rob experienced a problem with his knee but nevertheless bravely completed the ride.  Everyone enjoyed their lunch at the Queens Head, Bulwick which has recently been refurbished.  The […]

Cycling – May/June

Cycling Thirteen members cycled on the April ride.  Thank you to Graham and Joy for arranging this.  The June ride will be held on Friday 7 June and will be lead by Pete and I.  Please meet at The White Hart, Main St, Lyddington, LE15 9LR at 10.30 am. June Dix 01536 506876