Archive for December, 2013

Xmas Lunch Ride (2013-12-23)

An interesting forecast probable lead to a few missing riders. The brave were faced with rain, sleet, sun and a gusting wind on the outward leg via Crook, Thornley, Tow Law, Esh Winning to Durham for a slightly earlier arrival than planned due to the heavy sleet and rain, to meet up with the second […]

Club Presentation Night (2013-12-13)

The date for the presentation night is Saturday 18th January at the Pollards. Instead of the usual carvery we are having a hot buffet followed by the presentation of club trophies and raffle. Cost is ¬£12 per person.  

Sunday Rides – 8th December 2013 (2013-12-8)

The Domestique Group ride was dictated by the strong winds with a ‘mostly’ low level route of 56 miles at a wind assisted average pace of 16 miles per hour. Route out was, Brusselton, Bolam, Headlam, Piercebridge, Manfield, Cleasby, Barton, Aldbrough on to Whorlton and Barnard Castle for a food stop to watch the rain […]

Sunday Rides – 1st December (2013-12-2)

One of today’s rides was over 60 miles with an average speed of over 15 miles per hour. ¬†Today, we went to watch the cyclo-cross at Stainton. Route was:- Evenwood Gate, Piercebridge, Aldbrough St John, Whorlton and Barnard Castle for a cafe stop and a chat with the club president who was just passing by. […]

Durham County Plan (2013-12-2)

As people may know, the County Council is at the final stages of preparing its Plan for the future of the County until 2030. This covers many issues but includes sustainable transport. At present, the Pre submission Draft of the Plan is out for consultation. the Consultation period expires on 9 Dec I have prepared […]