Archive for April, 2013

Next Beginners Ride Sat 18th May (2013-4-25)

There will be another ride for new cyclists on Saturday 18th May, again starting from Woodhouse Leisure Centre at 10am. All welcome, there will be members from the club leading and helping with any advice. More details from Nikki.

Sunday 21st April (2013-4-25)

There were 2 rides on today with the longer one setting off at 8am from Bishop and heading to York. The rest meeting at the normal time of 9.30 headed out via the lanes on a somewhat chilly morning towards Barton for refreshments before returning.

Beginners Ride Sat 20th April (2013-4-25)

A small group riders set off with some club members leading the way and trying to keep the group together. Due to the Food Festival and the amount of traffic we opted to aim for quieter roads via Woodhouses and Leazes Lane into West Auckland, thus missing traffic around Tesco’s area. A pleasant ride to […]

The Times online petition (2013-4-25)

Following my post yesterday, I received this e mail with an online petition to the Government which you may like to sign   Dear Reader This is a landmark day for cycling in Britain. We would not have got this far without your invaluable support, but we need your help again. Today, an unprecedented House of Commons […]

Parliamentary Report (2013-4-24)

For those interested in cycling safety, they may find a copy of today’s Times interesting (24 April 2013). The Times has of course been conducting a campaign Cities fit for Cycling for well over a year now which has received widespread political support. Today, on the front page, it reports on the findings of a […]

Results SPOCO 14/4/13 (2013-4-14)

Well done to all riders on a very tough day – photo’s to follow Race No Position Name Club Cat Time 35 1 Ian Taylor Ciclocostablanca.com S 01:23:46 16 2 Ben Lane GS Metro V40 01:24:33 40 3 Keith Murray Starategic Lions Cycling S 01:26:09 30 4 Ian Knights Bike Science Boardman Elite V40 01:27:05 […]

Sunday 31st March (2013-4-2)

No report last week due to snow. In continuing cold and snowy conditions ten turned out on Easter Sunday. Two evenly split groups of five set off on different rides.  The other lot, largely led by Iain’s desire to play in the snow, took a high level route to Middleton In Teesdale.  Trip out was […]