Archive for February, 2012

Sunday 26th February (2012-2-27)

Twenty One out today in warm weather with an approximate 50/50 split in destinations. The cultural group headed out to Evenwood Gate with a circuitous route towards the farm cafe near Croft on Tees (hope they took plenty of money)  A return on the country roads around Darlington with approximately 50 miles covered. The other […]

Sunday 19th February (2012-2-21)

Thanks to Nikki and Andy for the following two reports:- Sensible Group – First puncture on way out of Bishop near Aldi roundabout, then headed for Lanes via Evenwood Gate, Hilton, Ingleton, Little Newsham heading towards Whorlton when John W had a mechanical problem when his freehub packed up!  With the aid of a push […]

Sunday 12th February (2012-2-12)

Thankfully the week’s freezing temperatures abated overnight leaving a reasonably good day for cycling. 16 turned out today with 2 separate groups taking totally different routes. The cultural group headed out towards Barton Services with a very early stop to attend to David’s puncture. The way out took in Ingleton, Gainford with a detour to […]

Sunday 5th February (2012-2-6)

Heavy snow on Saturday put paid to any serious cycling ambitions for today.  The five members who turned out made the best of conditions by the following:- 1. Andy, John and Nikki went for a walk in the snow for about 4 miles. 2. Keith rode his mountain bike in the snow to the Market […]