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If you participate in any ride organised by or in the name of The Tandem Club, you do so entirely at your own risk. The Club, its officers and ride organisers accept no responsibility for any loss, damage to property, accident, injury or death that may occur, however caused, whether by negligence, deliberate act or otherwise. These rides are organised for members of the Tandem Club, please join the club.

Thursday 27 January 2022
West Country

Old Royal Ship

At 20:00.
Last Thursday Social at the Old Royal Ship Luckington, SN14 6PA.
Nigel, Tel: 07836 642121, Email: nshires@hotmail.com, ID: 3379
Saturday 29 January 2022
West Country

Castle Combe to Sherston

At 09:30. 35 miles, Average .
Meet at 10:00 at Castle Combe Car park, Upper Castle Combe, Chippenham SN14 7HH
Ride to Sherston for lunch, no coffee stop so please bring a flask.
Alan and Angela, Tel: 07969 964639, Email: Alpine19@blueyonder.co.uk, ID: 3362
Sunday 13 February 2022
Lancashire & Cumbria

Kirkby Lonsdale and the Arnside & Silverdale AONB

Starting from Carnforth Railway Station Car Park at 09:15 for 09:30. 32 miles, Average . Setting off from Carnforth we will head along quiet lanes to Kirkby Lonsdale for a well earned coffee.  From there it's across Hutton Roof to Leighton Moss for lunch and back to Carnforth via Arnsie and Silverdale. https://ridewithgps.com/routes/38315076

Ride route GPX/TCX

Stephen Webb, Tel: 07940372433, Email: stephen.webb001@gmail.com, ID: 3320
Nottinghamshire

Group ride

Starting from Kingfisher Lodge, Portland Fishing lakes at 10.00. 40 miles, Average . 30 mile round trip, starting from said location, fairly flat, some rolling terrain. Coffe stop at Muston or Woolsthorpe.  Again, a shorter route this month due to shorter days and colder weather. 

Ride route GPX/TCX

Kevin Smith, Tel: 07879411059, Email: kevinsmith20002000@yahoo.co.uk, ID: 3326
North East

February Ride

Starting from Old Quarrington, DH6 5NN at 10:00. 30 miles, Average . Meet at Old Quarrington, County Durham for a 30 mile ride with a lunch stop at Station House Tea Room, Wynyard. Contact leader for further details. John Little, Tel: 07967267864, Email: johndlittle10@gmail.com, ID: 3381
Surrey & Sussex

February ride

Starting from Billingshurst Library at 10.00. 42 miles, Average . To be organised by Tim & Vicky. Lunch Queens Hotel West Chiltington. Only one bridleway!   Tim & Vicky, Tel: 07843 864746, Email: timhall@clara.co.uk, ID: 3383
Saturday 19 February 2022
TauntonStarting from Killerton – NT Car Park EX5 3LE (Pay and Display – free for NT Members) at 10:00 for 10:30 start. 23 miles, Average . Coffee shop opens at 10:00. Ride to The Butterleigh Inn via Cullompton for lunch. Return to Killerton via Silverton & Huxham Route https://ridewithgps.com/routes/38351214  

Ride route GPX/TCX

Clive & Claire, Tel: 07740 445441, Email: clive@chughes.org, ID: 3336
Sunday 20 February 2022
West Country

Bibury for Lunch

Starting from Cotswold Gateway at 09:30. 35 miles, Average .
Meet at Cotswold Gateway visitors centre, GL7 5TL (Cotswold Outdoor shop)
Coffee in Cirencester followed by lunch in Bibury
Stuart and Joan, Tel: 01793 734307 or 07884 363006, Email: stuartjhunter@hotmail.com, ID: 3363
Saturday 5 March 2022
Greater Manchester & Liverpool

Saturday Ride

Starting from Pavilion cafe, StamFord Park, Stalybridge at 10:00. 35 miles, Average .
Meet us from 10 am at the Pavillion Café in the middle of Stamford Park, Stalybridge for hot drinks, then set off at 10.30am. Toilets available.
From Stamford Park we will head up towards Mottram, via Mottram Road, Gee Cross, Hyde, Marple Bridge, Middlewood Way at Rose Hill. 
Rest stop at the picnic area on the Middlewood Way *bring own snacks/lunch and drinks * then head towards Macclesfield where we will turn back a few miles short of Macclesfield to make our way home. 
Car parking – the nearest car parks to Stamford Park are those at or near Stalybridge hospital – charges from £3 to £6 for more than 3-4 hours. See below:
The Mossley Road car park appears not to have a height barrier.  The other two in Mellor Road and Darnton Road have 2m and 2.1m height barriers. Some street parking nearby may also be possible but the streets nearest the park are limited to 4 hours. Please note that the most convenient car park in Darnton Road east of the boating lake is in use as a Covid testing centre at the time of writing.
Please contact Meggan and Mark if you intend to come.
Full details on the Group Page.
Meggan and Mark Whittaker, Email: meganb1985@gmail.com, ID: 3380
Sunday 6 March 2022
North East

Coast and Countryside

Starting from Morpeth Leisure Centre Car Park at 10:00. 35 miles, Average . Ride to the Northumberland Coast with a coffee stop at The Drift, Cresswell (if desired) and lunch at the Canny Cuppa, Causey Park. Return inland to Morpeth.Margaret and Doug Cockburn, Tel: 01670512373, Email: cockburn322@btinternet.com, ID: 3382
Sunday 13 March 2022
West Country

Badminton to Sherston

At 10:30. 36 miles, Average .
Meet on the High Street Badminton GL9 1EH.
Coffee in Sherston followed by lunch in Tetbury
Simon and Laurinda, Tel: 07825 507548, Email: simon@selliott.co.uk, ID: 3364
Lancashire & Cumbria

A Ride in South Lancashire

Starting from Hightown Hotel, Hightown L38 0BA at 09:15 for 09:30. 35 miles, Easy . Starting from the Hightown Hotel, Hightown, L38 0BA, the ride goes across to Formby for coffee and to Mary's Marina at Rufford for lunch.  An easy 35 miles on the plains of south Lancashire.Neil Griffiths, Tel: 07979 355193, Email: ngriffiths@blueyonder.co.uk, ID: 3375
Surrey & Sussex

March Ride

At 10.00. 30 miles. Leaders: Dave and CarolineDave or Caroline, Tel: 01737 766649, ID: 3384
Sunday 20 March 2022
TauntonStarting from To be decided . To be decided.   Stephen & Sarah , Tel: 01460 929671, Email: Launchbury-ts@hotmail.com, ID: 3337
Thameswey

Martin & Jill's ride

Starting from TBA at TBA. Average . Details to be confirmed. An email will be sent to Thamneswey Members about one week before the rideMartin & Jill, ID: 3345
Milton Keynes

Stony Stratford Ride

Starting from Stony Stratford at 10:00. 30 miles, Easy . Meet at Leaders’ house, Stony Stratford at 10.00 a.m. Contact: Nigel and Gillian Pigott Tel. 01908 568677Nigel Pigott, Tel: 01908 568677, Email: nigelp387@gmail.com, ID: 3351
Saturday 2 April 2022
West Country

Gloucestershire Daffodils

At 09:00. 40 miles, Average .
Meet at Gloucester Docks Southgate St, Gloucester GL1 1UB.
Lunch at Dymock
Gareth and Gill, Tel: 07974 359211, Email: gwdcox@aol.com, ID: 3365
Sunday 10 April 2022
Lancashire & Cumbria

A Circuit of Pendle Hill and the Ribble Valley

Starting from Clitheroe at 09:15 for 09:30. 40 miles, Hard . Starting in Clitheroe we head south towards Wiswell before turning east and making an anticlockwise circuit of Pendle Hill, dropping into Downham,  We then head through Chatburn and Waddington towards Whitewell.  Coffee and lunch stop details to be provided.

Ride route GPX/TCX

Simon and Hayley Brown, Tel: 07757 203423, Email: s53brown@gmail.com, ID: 3350
North East

April Ride

Starting from Belsay, Northumberland at 10:00. 37 miles, Average . Meet at Belsay in layby at A696/Bolam road junction. Cofee at Matfen (8 miles). Lunch at Capheaton (32 miles) Route: https://plotaroute.com/route1793125   Joe and Vanessa Bulloch, Tel: 07773368818, Email: joseph.bulloch@gmail.com, ID: 3392
Sunday 24 April 2022
Milton Keynes

Milton Keynes ride

Starting from Great Linford at 10:00. 30 miles, Easy . Meet at Leaders’ house, Milton Keynes, at 10.00 a.m. Contact: Barry and Grace Inwood Tel. 01908 397505 gracemi@icoud.comGrace Inwood, Tel: 01908 397505, Email: Miltonkeynesgroup@tandem-club.org.uk, ID: 3352
Saturday 7 May 2022
West Country

Tortworth to Tetbury

At 09:30. 40 miles, Average .
Meet at the Hideout Lounge Tortworth GL12 8QH at 9:00h for 09:30 start.
Coffee at Nailsworth Garden Centre followed by Picnic or Cafe at Tetbury Goods Shed
Ron and Linda, Tel: 07941 006687, Email: stinchcombelinda@gmail.com, ID: 3366
Sunday 8 May 2022
Lancashire & Cumbria

The Bowland Fells and The Fylde

Starting from Great Eccleston Square PR3 0ZB at 09:15 for 09:30. 35 miles, Average . A ride from Great Eccleston taking in the western edge of the Bowland Fells in the morning and then an easier afternoon ride on the Fylde.  Coffee at Light Ash, Myerscough with lunch at Scorton.   John and Anne Hall, Tel: 01253 592136, Email: stephen.webb001@gmail.com, ID: 3368
Surrey & Sussex

May ride

Starting from TBA at 10.00. 30 miles. TBARichard & Hillary, Email: richardabbott34@gmail.com, ID: 3390
North East

May Ride

Starting from Old Quarrington, DH6 5NN at 10:00. 35 miles, Average . Ride to the Durham Coast. Cafe or picnic lunchJohn Little, Tel: 07967267864, Email: johndlittle10@gmail.com, ID: 3393
Sunday 15 May 2022
Thameswey

Peter & Shirley's ride

Starting from TBA at 10:00 for 10:30 start. Average . Details to be confirmed. Specific ride details will be emailed to the Thameswey Group members about one week before the start     Peter & Shirley, ID: 3355
TauntonStarting from To be decided . To be decided.  Stephen & Maggie, Tel: 07443 918275, Email: oggiatsea@gmail.com, ID: 3387
Sunday 22 May 2022
Milton Keynes

Aspley Guise

Starting from TBC at 10:00. 30 miles, Easy . Details TBC but provisionally meet in Aspley Guise, at 10.00 a.m.  Contact: Leaders Paul and Emma Harris Tel. 01491 826662 harris.emma19@live.com or Kevin Woodland  Kevin Woodland/Paul and Emma Harris, ID: 3353
Sunday 12 June 2022
Lancashire & Cumbria

Padiham, Simonstone, Sabden and Barrowford

Starting from M65 Junction 10 at 09:15 for 09:30. 35 miles, Average . Malcolm and Gillian's ride.   Proposed starting point the big M 65 junction 10. When travelling from Preston take 2nd exit Pendle way. Take 1st right the big b is on your right with adequate parking facilities. From the big b we make our way to Rosegrove where we join the Padiham Greenway. We follow the Padiham Greenway to Padiham leisure centre, where we head through the town centre, and cross the Padiham bypass, to take the back roads around Simonstone and Read and make our way down to the Riverside Café for coffee’s (approximately 8 miles). After coffee we head for Sabden where we join back Lane, we follow back Lane above the villages of Higham and Fence before dropping down into Barrowford. From Barrowford we head through Higherford Where we join the Canal until We Get to Foulridge tunnel. Following the route of the tunnel we arrive at the other side, we have lunch at the Cargo Café. (Approximately 22 miles). After lunch we head back through Foulridge take the path along the side of Lake Burwain before rejoining the canal. We stay on the canal through the townships of Nelson and Brierfield, we leave the canal at Reedley Marina where we have the option of afternoon tea. (Approximately 29 miles) we then travel through the areas of Woodend and Crow Wood before passing under the M 65, making our way back to the start. Approximately 32 to 35 miles. Malcolm Noon, Tel: 07805 078360, Email: malk.noon@icloud.com, ID: 3376
Surrey & Sussex

June ride

At 10.00. 30 miles. TBATim & Vicky, Tel: 07843 864746, ID: 3391
Saturday 18 June 2022
West Country

Patchway to Clevedon

Starting from Patchway at 09:30. 44 miles, Average .
Meet at Patchway Library Rodway Road. BS34 5PE.
Ride to Clevedon for lunch
Stuart and Jackie, Tel: 0117 9695159 or 07906867947, Email: westcountry@tandem-club.org.uk, ID: 3367
Sunday 19 June 2022
Milton Keynes

Aspley Guise

Starting from TBC at 10:00. 30 miles, Easy . Meet at Leader’s House, Aspley Guise, at 10.00 a.m. Contact: Kevin Woodland.       Kevin Woodland, Tel: 01908 282485, Email: kevin906@btinternet.com, ID: 3354
Thameswey

John & Pat's ride

Starting from TBC at 10:00 for 10:30 start. Average . Details to be confirmed. Specific ride details will be emailed to the Thameswey Group members about one week before the startJohn & Pat, ID: 3356
TauntonStarting from To be decided . To be decided, James & Liz, Tel: 07751 091896, Email: crabbymadge@googlemail.com, ID: 3388
Friday 8 July 2022
TauntonUntil Monday 11 July 2022. Starting from Scowles, Forest of Dean . Long Weekend based at the Greenacres Camp Site at Scowles, Coleford in the Forest of Dean. For information and booking details contact Lisa & Ian. Lisa & Ian, Tel: 07557 532450, Email: lisawarren166@btinternet.com, ID: 3389
Sunday 10 July 2022
Lancashire & Cumbria

Pendle Hill and The Ribble Valley

Starting from Clitheroe at 09:15 for 09:30. 40 miles, Average . A 40 mile ride around Pendle Hill and the Ribble Valley starting from Clitheroe.  Coffee stop at Noggarth Tea Rooms, lunch at Bashall Barn. Further details to follow.Simon and Hayley Brown, Tel: 01157 203423, Email: s53brown@gmail.com, ID: 3370
Sunday 17 July 2022
Thameswey

Alan & Margaret's ride

Starting from TBC at 10:00 for 10:30 start. Average . Details to be confirmed. Specific ride details will be emailed to the Thameswey Group members about one week before the startAlan & Margaret , ID: 3357
Sunday 24 July 2022
North East

July Ride

Starting from Ponteland at 10:00. 35 miles, Average . Coffee at Matfen. Lunch at CapheatonAmanda and Michael Booth, Tel: 07720396663, ID: 3394
Sunday 14 August 2022
Thameswey

Martin & Pauline's ride

Starting from TBC at 10:00 for 10:30 start. Average . ACTUAL DATE TBC This ride may be a picnic ride rather than visiting a pub or cafe for lunch - TBC Details to be confirmed. Specific ride details will be emailed to the Thameswey Group members about one week before the start   Martin & Pauline Casey, Tel: 01235 850588, Email: thamesweytandem@googlemail.com, ID: 3361
Lancashire & Cumbria

The Penrith Orbital

Starting from Askham Village Hall at 09:30 for 09:45. 40 miles, Average . A circuit of Penrith along quiet lanes. Coffee stop at Pooley Bridge, lunch at The Pot Place, Plumpton.Peter Koch-Osborne, Email: peterkochosborne@gmail.com, ID: 3371
Sunday 28 August 2022
North East

August Ride

Starting from Witton le Wear Village Green DL14 at 10.00. 30 miles, Average . Coffe at Teesdale Cheese, lunch in Staindrop. Some hills on the route.Andrew Charles(Login to see contact details), ID: 3385
Friday 2 September 2022
Lancashire & Cumbria

A weekend of rides in the Scottish Borders

Until Sunday 4 September 2022. Starting from Kelso Market Square at 09:15 for 09:30. 40 miles, Average . A weekend of 3 rides of around 40 miles in the Scottish borders.  We have rides planned for the Friday, Saturday and Sunday and plan to cover the route of the 4 Abbeys Cycle Way over the 3 days - and a bit more.  We will visit Kelso, Melrose, Coldstream, Dryburgh, and Jedburgh - to name a few places.  All rides start from Kelso Market Square.Stephen Webb, Tel: 07940372433, Email: stephen.webb001@gmail.com, ID: 3369
Sunday 11 September 2022
Lancashire & Cumbria

South Lakes Treasure Hunt

Starting from Kendal College Car Park at 09:45 for 10:00. 25 miles, Average . Putting the ‘aargh’ into Treasuraargh Hunt Ride. Pirates ahoy! A fun day out treasure hunting quiz. Solving questions as we ride along together, with the ultimate prize of winning the Annual Treasure Hunt ride trophy. Starting from Kendal College car park. Approx 25 to 30 miles with lunchtime stop in Arnside. A coffee stop and final prize giving tea stop back in Kendal. 9.45 for a 10am start.   Tish and Jasper Johnson, Email: tish@tish-n-jasp.info, ID: 3373
North East

September Ride

Starting from Falstone Village Hall at 10:00. 25 miles, Average . Ride around Keilder Water on off road track. Food is available at Keilder Castle, Anglers' Arms and Leaplish.Joe and Vanessa Bulloch(Login to see contact details), ID: 3395
Sunday 18 September 2022
Thameswey

Bob & Karon's ride

Starting from TBC at 10:00 for 10:30 start. Average . Details to be confirmed. Specific ride details will be emailed to the Thameswey Group members about one week before the startBob & Karon, ID: 3358
Sunday 9 October 2022
Lancashire & Cumbria

Jubilee Tower

Starting from M6 J34 Park and Ride at 09:15 for 09:30. 36 miles, Average . Coffee stop : Animal Care, Lancaster.  Lunch in Scorton.  Details to follow.David and Caroline Buyers, Tel: 07940372433, Email: stephen.webb001@gmail.com, ID: 3372
Sunday 16 October 2022
Thameswey

Peter & Ros's ride

Starting from TBC at 10:00 for 10:30 start. Average . Details to be confirmed. Specific ride details will be emailed to the Thameswey Group members about one week before the startPeter & Ros, ID: 3359
Sunday 13 November 2022
Lancashire & Cumbria

Paul and Jeannette's Mystery Ride

Starting from Kendal Leisure Centre at 09:15 for 09:30. 35 miles, Average . It's a mystery ride!  You can be guaranteed of a good day out with a coffee stop and lunch stop but where we are going remains a mystery!Paul Rodman, Tel: 07768 647745, Email: paul.rodman@kencomp.net, ID: 3374
Sunday 20 November 2022
Thameswey

Phil & Julie's ride

Starting from TBC at 10:00 for 10:30 start. Average . Details to be confirmed. Specific ride details will be emailed to the Thameswey Group members about one week before the startPhil & Julie, ID: 3360
North East

November Ride

Starting from Old Quarrington, DH6 5NN at 10.00. 35 miles, Average . Towards Bishop Aukland.John Little(Login to see contact details), ID: 3386
Sunday 4 December 2022
North East

December Ride

At 10:00. Average . Short ride, followed by soup etc at leaders' house to plan rides for 2023.Margaret and Doug Cockburn, Tel: 01670 512373, Email: cockburn322@btinternet.com, ID: 3397
Sunday 11 December 2022
Lancashire & Cumbria

Lancashire and Cumbria Group Festive Lunch

Starting from TBA at 12:30 for 1:00pm. Annual Festive Lunch with potential pre-lunch short ride. Details will be provided nearer the time.Stephen Webb, Tel: 07940372433, Email: stephen.webb001@gmail.com, ID: 3377
Sunday 8 January 2023
Lancashire & Cumbria

Ingleton from Hornby

Starting from Hornby car park adjacent to bridge at 09:45 for 10:00. 21 miles, Average . A short January ride to blow away the cobwebs and confirm the ride programme for 2023.  Coffee stop : Country Harvest at Ingleton, lunch at the Bridge House Tea Room at Wray.Stephen Webb, Tel: 07940372433, Email: stephen.webb001@gmail.com, ID: 3378