Archive for September, 2011

Sunday 25th September (2011-9-25)

The promised sunshine and 20 degree temperature didn’t appear until 3 pm by which time  we were all home! In drizzle two separate groups set off for Middleton-In-Teesdale  each at a different pace and taking different routes.  By Barnard Castle drizzle turned into heavy rain causing one group to stop for coffee and give Middleton […]

Sunday 18th September (2011-9-19)

Weardale was the target today for the 13 riders who left the market place well after 9.30! The route out was along the main roads through Howden-le-Wear, Fir Tree and Wolsingham before turning off to follow the minor road from Frosterley to Stanhope. At Stanhope the group split into those wanting cake and those who […]

Sunday 11th September (2011-9-19)

The club had 3  organised rides today in the Scottish Borders, Durham Dales and North Yorkshire.  All the rides had something in common – high winds and persistent showers! The club weekend in the Castle Douglas area had the worse weather  but still managed to get a ride in each day, although evening entertainment and […]

Sunday 4th September (2011-9-5)

Two rides today involving club members. The main ride started as usual from the Market Place at 9.30 with 11 members setting out for Thorpe Thewles Railway Station Cafe, via Newton Aycliffe, Sadberge and Middleton St George.  The return journey visited Trimdon, Coxhoe, Ferryhill Station and Chilton with a pleasant outing along the Rail Trail!  […]