Archive for November, 2011

Sunday 20th November (2011-11-20)

Thick fog in Bishop gave way to bright sunshine at Staindrop for the 14 who either set out for Piercebridge or Eggleston via Barnard Castle. Nikki and Nigel took the Rail Trail to Meadowfield where Nikki was competing in what was, probably,  a very muddy cyclo-cross event. The views of the North Pennines were spectacular […]

Sunday 13th November (2011-11-13)

Today’s objective for the 14 who set out on Remembrance Sunday was Matt Baker who was passing through Weardale and Teesdale on his Children in Need Rickshaw Ride. Outward journey passed through Witton Park and Howden-le-Wear before picking up the main road from Harperley to Frosterley.  We then took the quieter back road to Stanhope […]

Sunday 6th November (2011-11-7)

A good turnout of 19 club members again justified the splitting of the ride into two groups with the agreed meeting point of Lanchester Garden Centre Cafe. The Chairman’s team headed along the Bishop/Brandon Rail Trail from Willington with a bonus of a big hill at the end in Lanchester.  The President’s team took the […]