What a grim start to the day - Mick had to change his plans with the fog really closing in on this morning's ride. Couldn't believe there were 24 hardy souls this late into December and 3 were still wearing shorts, but then again the temperature was mild for this time of the year. We set off and Mick took us on a series of cycle paths in and around Braintree and eventually we found ourselves at Great Notley Discovery Centre for a welcome break. Whilst the crow might fly direc
A few intrepid riders (Mave, John, Gifford, Peter, Alan, Diane & Adrian) took the risk to accompany Mick on the ride around Shotley Peninsula (30 miles) with a break at Pin Mill. The weather was wonderful and the ride was more hilly than a number of us expected. That said, we all made it back safely and just in time for the Cyclists and Ramblers Carol Service at Lawford Church (timing excellent Mick). The church was packed and with the vicar wearing a flashing LED jumper we k
Saturday was the day for our annual Christmas meal with the George in Shalford being the venue. Over 30 riders and partners attended. A fab evening of good food, drink and, of course, company! A big thank you to Peter for organising.