Rides list for May 2017

Ride date and typeStart, stops and notesLeader
Tuesday 2nd May
Senior Cyclists: lunch meeting
Meet for lunch: 12.30pm Bassingbourn, The Hoops
Contact: Clive Peace (07474 711920 or 01223 520723)
Wednesday 3rd May
Evening ride
(moderate, 30-35 miles)
Start: 6.30pm at Brookside
Pub stop: 8.30pm Balsham, The Black Bull
Sunset is at 8.28pm tonight. We're trying a new pub stop.
Nigel Deakin
(07747 105576)
Thursday 4th May
Thursday ride - city start
(moderate, 60-70 miles)
Start: 9.15am at Brookside
Coffee: Clavering, Christian Centre
Lunch: Much Hadham, Hopley's cafe
John Seton
(07447 010628)
Thursday 4th May
Thursday ride - village start
(moderate, 55-65 miles)
Start: 9.30am at Hauxton, 50 Jopling Way
Coffee: Clavering, Christian Centre
Lunch: Much Hadham, Hopley's cafe
Tony Holmes
(01223 842871)
Saturday 6th May
Saturday short social ride
(leisurely, 15-25 miles)
Start: 10.00am at Brookside
Coffee: Willingham, Auction cafe
Ian Wright
(07907 774939)
Sunday 7th May
Sunday light day ride
(moderate, 65-75 miles)
Start: 9.00am at Brookside
Coffee: Wimbish, Mutton and Kipper
Lunch: Great Saling, Andrews Field
Alex Brown
(07944 193977)
Sunday 7th May
Sunday afternoon ride
(moderate, 35-45 miles)
Start: 1.30pm at Brookside
Tea: 3.30pm Ickleton, Riverside Café
Simon Gallaway
(07887 711368)
Tuesday 9th May
Car-assisted ride
(moderate, 50-60 miles)
Start: 9.00am at Peak District, Tissington car park
Contact leader to arrange transport. Bring lights for tunnels.
Adrian Lee
(07982 846922)
Tuesday 9th May
Senior Cyclists: lunch meeting
Meet for lunch: 12.30pm Wicken, The Maid's Head
Contact: Clive Peace (07474 711920 or 01223 520723)
Wednesday 10th May
Evening ride
(moderate, 30-35 miles)
Start: 6.30pm at Brookside
Pub stop: 8.30pm Barrington, The Royal Oak
This ride is cancelled because no leader is available.
Nigel Deakin
(07747 105576)
Thursday 11th May
Thursday ride - city start
(moderate, 65-75 miles)
Start: 9.15am at Brookside
Coffee: St Neots, Ambience Cafe, Riverside Park
Lunch: Kimbolton, Olivers Cafe
John Jackson
(07739 923182)
Thursday 11th May
Thursday ride - village start
(moderate, 60-70 miles)
Start: 9.30am at Haslingfield Green
Coffee: St Neots, Ambience Cafe, Riverside Park
Lunch: Kimbolton, Olivers Cafe
Edward Elmer
(07814 674602)
Sunday 14th May
Sunday full day ride
(moderate, 70-80 miles)
Start: 9.00am at Brookside
Coffee: Ely, Market Place
Lunch: Welney Wetland Centre
Tea: 4.00pm Wicken, Methodist Church
John Seton
(07447 010628)
Sunday 14th May
Sunday afternoon ride
(moderate, 40-50 miles)
Start: 1.30pm at Brookside
Tea: 4.00pm Wicken, Methodist Church
David Secher
(07989 380148)
Tuesday 16th May
Senior Cyclists: lunch meeting
Meet for lunch: 12.30pm Fen Drayton, The Three Tuns
Contact: Clive Peace (07474 711920 or 01223 520723)
Wednesday 17th May
Evening ride
(moderate, 30-35 miles)
Start: 6.30pm at Brookside
Pub stop: 8.30pm Babraham, The George Inn
Ride is cancelled due to forecast of "heavy rain".
Nigel Deakin
(07747 105576)
Thursday 18th May
Thursday ride - city start
(moderate, 65-75 miles)
Start: 9.15am at Brookside
Coffee: Newmarket, the Tack Room café at Palace House
Lunch: West Stow, Anglo-Saxon Village and Country Park
Rupert Goodings
(01223 851549)
Thursday 18th May
Thursday ride - village start
(moderate, 65-75 miles)
Start: 9.30am at Hauxton, 50 Jopling Way
Coffee: Newmarket, the Tack Room café at Palace House
Lunch: West Stow, Anglo-Saxon Village and Country Park
Susan Goodrich
(07776 417499)
Saturday 20th May
Saturday short social ride
(leisurely, 15-25 miles)
Start: 10.00am at Brookside
Coffee: Bourn, Café Abantu at Wysing Arts
Ian Wright
(07907 774939)
Sunday 21st May
Sunday light day ride
(moderate, 70-80 miles)
Start: 9.00am at Brookside
Coffee: Hare Street, The March Hare Tea Rooms
Lunch: Thaxted, Parrishes Restaurant
Sarah Carlyle
(07889 140306)
Sunday 21st May
Sunday afternoon ride
(moderate, 45-55 miles)
Start: 1.30pm at Brookside
Tea: 4.00pm Ashwell, Parish Church Room
Ray Miller
(07910 591846)
Tuesday 23rd May
Senior Cyclists: lunch meeting
Meet for lunch: 12.30pm Elsworth, George and Dragon
Contact: Clive Peace (07474 711920 or 01223 520723)
Wednesday 24th May
Evening ride
(moderate, 30-35 miles)
Start: 6.30pm at Brookside
Pub stop: 8.00pm Hemingford Abbots, The Axe and Compass
Sunset is at 9.01pm tonight.
Nigel Deakin
(07747 105576)
Thursday 25th May
Thursday ride - city start
(moderate, 60-70 miles)
Start: 9.15am at Brookside
Coffee: Reed, Silver Ball Transport Café
Lunch: Stansted Mountfitchet, The Bean House
John Seton
(07447 010628)
Thursday 25th May
Thursday ride - village start
(moderate, 55-65 miles)
Start: 9.30am at Haslingfield Green
Coffee: Reed, Silver Ball Transport Café
Lunch: Stansted Mountfitchet, The Bean House
Susan Goodrich
(07776 417499)
Sunday 28th May
Sunday longer ride
(moderate, 85-95 miles)
Start: 9.00am at Brookside
Coffee: Debden Barns, Elder Street Café and Deli
Lunch: Hatfield Broad Oak, Cammas Hall
Tea: 4.00pm Braughing, Church Hall
Alex Brown
(07944 193977)
Sunday 28th May
Sunday afternoon ride
(moderate, 50-60 miles)
Start: 1.30pm at Brookside
Tea: 4.00pm Braughing, Church Hall
John Ferguson
(01223 366887)
Tuesday 30th May
Senior Cyclists: lunch meeting
Meet for lunch: 12.30pm Shepreth, The Green Man
Contact: Clive Peace (07474 711920 or 01223 520723)
Wednesday 31st May
Evening ride
(moderate, 30-35 miles)
Start: 6.30pm at Brookside
Pub stop: 8.30pm Shepreth, The Plough
Sunset is at 9.09pm tonight.
Nigel Deakin
(07747 105576)