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 – 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

Cycling – April

Graham and Joy Swallow sporting their new folding electric bikes on our first ride of the year in March.  Twelve members took part in the ride organised my Janet and Bill Johnson.  Our thanks to them both for arranging this and a very good lunch venue. Our next ride will be on Friday 3 May […]

Cycling – March

The next cycle ride will be on Friday 5 April and will be lead by Graham and Joy.  We meet at The Dog and Gun, Kilby, LE16 3TD, at 10.30 am to order food.  Please park at the far end of the car park. June Dix 01536 506876

Cycling – January 2019

  Thanks to Frank and Roland for organising the December bike ride.  Frank consulted the BBC website which predicted heavy rain and gales until 11 am and sure enough at the allotted time the sun broke through and the rain stopped.  As a result eleven of our members took part in the ride, two of […]

Cycling – December

Fourteen members took part in our cycle ride on a chilly November morning.  Thanks to Terry, Graeme and John Page for arranging this.  At the point of writing we are looking forward to our December ride and lunch.  We don’t cycle in January or February and shall meet again in March 2019. June Dix    01536 […]