Rides list for April 2017

Ride date and typeStart, stops and notesLeader
Saturday 1st Apr
Saturday short social ride
(leisurely, 15-25 miles)
Start: 10.00am at Brookside
Coffee: Lode, Anglesey Abbey
Ian Wright
(07907 774939)
Sunday 2nd Apr
Sunday full day ride
(moderate, 70-80 miles)
Start: 9.00am at Brookside
Coffee: Saffron Walden, Bicicleta Coffee
Lunch: Stansted Mountfitchet, The Bean House
Tea: 3.30pm Hare Street, The Old Swan Tea Shop
Alex Brown
(07944 193977)
Sunday 2nd Apr
Sunday afternoon ride
(moderate, 45-55 miles)
Start: 1.00pm at Brookside
Tea: 3.30pm Hare Street, The Old Swan Tea Shop
Simon Gallaway
(07887 711368)
Tuesday 4th Apr
Senior Cyclists group
(leisurely)
Meet for lunch: 12.30pm Swavesey, The White Horse
Call leader for more information.
Clive Peace
(07474 711920 or 01223 520723)
Wednesday 5th Apr
Evening ride
(moderate, 30-35 miles)
Start: 6.30pm at Brookside
Pub stop: 8.30pm Shepreth, The Plough
Sunset is at 7.41pm tonight.
Alex Brown
(07944 193977)
Thursday 6th Apr
Thursday ride - city start
(moderate, 55-65 miles)
Start: 9.15am at Brookside
Coffee: Cottenham, Community Centre
Lunch: Ely, The Cutter Inn
John Ross
(07876 551210)
Thursday 6th Apr
Thursday ride - village start
(moderate, 55-65 miles)
Start: 9.30am at Hauxton, 50 Jopling Way
Coffee: Cottenham, Community Centre
Lunch: Ely, The Cutter Inn
Edward Elmer
(07814 674602)
Sunday 9th Apr
Sunday light day ride
(moderate, 55-65 miles)
Start: 9.00am at Brookside
Coffee: Gamlingay, Woodview Farm Cafe
Lunch: Perry, The Wheatsheaf
John Ross
(07876 551210)
Sunday 9th Apr
Sunday afternoon ride
(moderate, 40-50 miles)
Start: 1.30pm at Brookside
Tea: 3.30pm Potton, The Coach House
Ray Miller
(07910 591846)
Tuesday 11th Apr
Senior Cyclists group: Car-assisted ride
(leisurely)
Start: 9.30am at Thetford Forest, Santon Downham car park
Meet in car park at start time. This ride replaces the regular Tuesday ride.
Adrian Lee
(07982 846922)
Wednesday 12th Apr
Evening ride
(moderate, 30-35 miles)
Start: 6.30pm at Brookside
Pub stop: 8.30pm Lode, The Shed
Sunset is at 7.53pm tonight.
Nigel Deakin
(07747 105576)
Thursday 13th Apr
Thursday ride - city start
(moderate, 55-65 miles)
Start: 9.15am at Brookside
Coffee: Ashwell, Days bakery
Lunch: Ardeley, Church Farm
Mike Pearce
(07836 229712)
Thursday 13th Apr
Thursday ride - village start
(moderate, 55-65 miles)
Start: 9.30am at Haslingfield Green
Coffee: Ashwell, Days bakery
Lunch: Ardeley, Church Farm
Edmund Rose
(01223 846943 or 07783 049846 on the day)
Saturday 15th Apr
Saturday short social ride
(leisurely, 15-25 miles)
Start: 10.00am at Brookside
Coffee: Sawston, The Brickhouse
Ian Wright
(07907 774939)
Sunday 16th Apr
Sunday full day ride
(moderate, 65-75 miles)
Start: 9.00am at Brookside
Coffee: Stradishall, Cafe 33
Lunch: Hawstead, Maglia Rosso
Tea: 3.30pm Newmarket, National Horse Racing Museum
Keith Bassenger
(07847 520026)
Sunday 16th Apr
Sunday afternoon ride
(moderate, 40-50 miles)
Start: 1.30pm at Brookside
Tea: 3.30pm Newmarket, National Horse Racing Museum
Neil Spenley
(07814 941495)
Tuesday 18th Apr
Senior Cyclists group
(leisurely)
Meet for lunch: 12.30pm West Wratting, The Chestnut Tree
Call leader for more information.
Clive Peace
(07474 711920 or 01223 520723)
Wednesday 19th Apr
Evening ride
(moderate, 30-35 miles)
Start: 6.30pm at Brookside
Pub stop: 8.30pm Hardwick, The Blue Lion
Sunset is at 8.05pm tonight. We're trying a new pub stop.
Nigel Deakin
(07747 105576)
Thursday 20th Apr
Thursday ride - city start
(moderate, 55-65 miles)
Start: 9.15am at Brookside
Coffee: Horseheath, The Old Red Lion Inn
Lunch: Kentford, Lanwades Park
Alan Tullett
(07479 669564)
Thursday 20th Apr
Thursday ride - village start
(moderate, 55-65 miles)
Start: 9.30am at Hauxton, 50 Jopling Way
Coffee: Horseheath, The Old Red Lion Inn
Lunch: Kentford, Lanwades Park
Susan Goodrich
(07776 417499)
Sunday 23rd Apr
Sunday light day ride
(moderate, 55-65 miles)
Start: 9.00am at Brookside
Coffee: Ickleton, Riverside Café
Lunch: Buntingford Coffee Shop
John Seton
(07447 010628)
Sunday 23rd Apr
Sunday afternoon ride
(moderate, 40-50 miles)
Start: 1.30pm at Brookside
Tea: 3.30pm Wicken, Village Hall
Simon Gallaway
(07887 711368)
Tuesday 25th Apr
Senior Cyclists group
(leisurely)
Meet for lunch: 12.30pm Houghton, The Three Horseshoes
Call leader for more information.
Clive Peace
(07474 711920 or 01223 520723)
Wednesday 26th Apr
Evening ride
(moderate, 30-35 miles)
Start: 6.30pm at Brookside
Pub stop: 8.30pm Thriplow, The Green Man
Sunset is at 8.17pm tonight.
Nigel Deakin
(07747 105576)
Thursday 27th Apr
Thursday ride - city start
(moderate, 55-65 miles)
Start: 9.15am at Brookside
Coffee: Newport, Dorrington's Bakery
Lunch: Great Bardfield, The Blue Egg
John Seton
(07447 010628)
Thursday 27th Apr
Thursday ride - village start
(moderate, 55-65 miles)
Start: 9.30am at Haslingfield Green
Coffee: Newport, Dorrington's Bakery
Lunch: Great Bardfield, The Blue Egg
Edmund Rose
(01223 846943 or 07783 049846 on the day)
Sunday 30th Apr
Sunday full day ride
(moderate, 65-75 miles)
Start: 9.00am at Brookside
Coffee: Potton, The Coach House
Lunch: Biggleswade, Jordan's Mill
Tea: 3.30pm Waresley Park Garden Centre
David Tassell
(07779 154947)
Sunday 30th Apr
Sunday afternoon ride
(moderate, 40-50 miles)
Start: 1.30pm at Brookside
Tea: 3.30pm Waresley Park Garden Centre
Phil Norris
(07591 503889)