Tandem Club Whats On

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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.

Saturday 21 September 2019
TauntonStart: Bow Garden Centre on the A3072 between Okehampton and Crediton at 10:00 for a 10:30 start. 25 miles, A. Lunch at Whiddon Down at the Hog and Hedge James & Liz, 01647433292 / 07751 091896, crabbymadge@googlemail.com
Sunday 22 September 2019
KentStart: Crowborough at 9:45. 40 miles. Pauline and Cliff, 01732750885, pbhayward9@hotmail.com
Thursday 26 September 2019
West CountryAt 20:00. Last Thursday Social at the Jolly Sailor Saltford. BS31 3ER. Nigel, 07836 642121, nshires@hotmail.com
Saturday 28 September 2019
West CountryUntil Sunday 29 September 2019. At 10:00. 40 miles, A. Meet at the Severn Bridge. Weekend away ride to Cardiff Bay. Please book your own accomadation in Cardiff Nigel and Frances, 07836 642121, nshires@hotmail.com
Sunday 29 September 2019
Leicester CharnwoodStart: Leaders home, Bourne, Lincolnshire at 09:30. 35 miles, A. Mike & Lynette, 0771 4730432 or 07929 891320, seakayaker10@gmail.com
Saturday 5 October 2019
Milton KeynesStart: TBC at 10.00. 30 miles, E. please contact ride leaders for further details Ron & Eileen Gingell, 01908501570
Sunday 6 October 2019
TauntonStart: Escot House, Ottery St Mary EX11 1LU at 10:00 for a 10:30 start. 25 miles, A. Quiet lanes along the River Otter to Budleigh Salterton beach with coffee at Otterton. Lunch at the Lamb and Flag, Ottery St Mary. Please let us know your menu choices by 29th September. Mark & Liz, 07855 115534 / 01395 233375, markliz1123@gmail.com
Sunday 13 October 2019
LAStart: Padiham Leisure Centre at 9.30 for 9.45am. 30 miles, A. Meet at Padiham Leisure Centre, Park Road, Padiham, Lancashire, BB12 8ED. Note slightly later start. Coffee at "Cafe by the river" Read Garden Centre, BB12 7RT. Lunch at "The Old Stables" Towneley Hall, Holmes St, Burnley BB11 3RQ. Malcolm & Gillian Noon, 07979 355193
Essex and East LondonStart: Long Melford at 10:00. 35 miles, A. Start from Melford Country Park CO10 9HH, free with public toilets. accessed off the B1064 Sudbury to Long Melford Road. Lunch stop approx half way at Crabtrees Cafe Bar in Hadleigh High Street. Peter Harvey is leading this ride, please let him know the week before if you intend to ride. Route Link: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/31067751 Peter & Pat Harvey, 07951 705946, petercharvey@live.co.uk
YorkshireStart: Trinity Lane Car Park at 10:00 for a 10:30 start. 40 miles, E. Our first ride in East Riding of Yorkshire for a while, kindly organised by John & Juliet. Meet in the Trinity Lane Car Park in Beverley (not the station car park as they charge on Sundays!). The What3Words designation is smug.apparatus.satin (if you don't have the app on your phone, you can look up the exact location at www.what3words.com. Not too hilly and on quiet roads or cycle path with a cafe stop at half way. Hope to see you there! John & Juliet, molteno@molteno.karoo.co.uk
Saturday 19 October 2019
WessexStart: Romsey at 10:00. 30 miles, A. Meet at 'Green Acre', Halterworth Lane, Romsey SO51 9AD. Street parking. Grid ref is SU 37300 21350. Length of ride (15 - 30 miles) will depend on the weather, but should include cosy coffee/lunch stop, with hot drinks at the Martins' home on our return. Remember to let leaders know at least the day before if you plan to go along. David and Alison Martin, 01794 511883 , 2dmartin@gmail.com
Sunday 20 October 2019
ThamesweyStart: TBA . Full details will be emailed to the Thameswey Group members in due course Contact Regional Organiser Pauline Casey thamesweytandem@googlemail.com Peter & Shirley Rouse
Shropshire and Staffordshire. For October's ride we are going to be starting in Wem and riding to the Wharf Tavern at Goldstone near Cheswardine (full details below). The Wharf Tavern is a lovely canal side pub that does really good food. We do need to pre-order our lunch so please contact us for a menu. As usual, if the weather is not fit to ride we will still meet up at the Wharf Tavern for lunch and a catch up. GPX of the route is available Start Location: High Street Car Park, Wem, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY4 5NY Start Date/Time: 20th October 2019, 10am prompt (we will be at the car park from 9:30am) Toilets: At car park (you may need 20p to get in) Lunch: 12:00pm, Wharf Tavern, Goldstone, Shropshire TF9 2LP Length of Ride: 32 miles Viv and Andrew Woodroffe, 07948685244, awthin@gmail.com
Sunday 27 October 2019
Milton KeynesStart: Aspley Guise at 10.00. 35 miles, A. Ride from leaders house, in Aspley Guise Also planning meeting Kevin Woodland, 01908282485, kevin906@btinternet.com
Leicester CharnwoodStart: Leaders home, Desborough, Northamptonshire at 09;30. 35 miles, A. Trevor & Wendy, 07989 944379, t.castelino@hotmail.co.uk
Sunday 10 November 2019
LAStart: Crosby near Liverpool L23 7UY at 9.15am for 9.30am. 40 miles, E. Meet L23 7UY and head to Lakeside Marina, Waterloo for elevenses. Rufford Marina for lunch. Neil Griffiths, 07979 355193
Sunday 17 November 2019
ThamesweyStart: TBA . Full details will be emailed to the Thameswey Group members in due course Contact Regional Organiser Pauline Casey thamesweytandem@googlemail.com Martin & Jill Morrell
Milton KeynesStart: Aspley Guise at 10.00. 35 miles, A. Ride from leaders house, in Aspley Guise John Hicks, 07754345314, hicks998@btinternet.com
Shropshire and Staffordshire. TBA
TauntonStart: The Crown, Catcott TA7 9HQ at 10:00 for 10:30 start. 20 miles, E. Route around the levels with a coffee stop then back to the pub for lunch. Distance - weather dependent! Rex and Hannah, 07980 022772 / 01458 210071, hannah@hannahwhitcombe.plus.com
Sunday 24 November 2019
Leicester CharnwoodStart: Leaders home, Aylestone, Leicester at 09:30. 35 miles, A. Mark & Gill, 07946 640721, mark.tipping@btinternet.com
Sunday 8 December 2019
Milton KeynesStart: Newport Pagnellell at 10.00. 30 miles, A. Christmas party with a short ride Alan Piggott, 01908613187, a.piggott318@btinternet.com
LAStart: Venue to be arranged details to follow at 1.00pm for 1.30pm. Christmas Lunch Steve & Jeanette Webb, 07940 372433
Leicester CharnwoodStart: Main Street, Gilmorton, LE17 5NY at 11:00. 25 miles, E. Christmas meal ride Kevin & Frances Riley, 01162717684 or 07917128036, kcrileytandem@gmail.com
Sunday 15 December 2019
ThamesweyStart: Benson Waterfront Cafe at 10:00 for 10:30 start TBC. E. Christmas Lunch at the Shephers Hut, Ewelme Full details will be emailed to the Thameswey Group members in due course Contact Regional Organiser Pauline Casey thamesweytandem@googlemail.com Martin & Pauline Casey
Shropshire and Staffordshire. Christmas Social. No Ride
TauntonStart: The Walnut Tree, North Petherton at 09:45 for a 10:30 start. E. Christmas Meal - Short ride starting with tea/coffee at the Hotel. Meal booked for 1:00pm Ian & Lisa, 07557532450, lisawarren166@btinternet.com
Sunday 12 January 2020
LAStart: 1, Cumberland Drive, Kendal, LA9 7JS at 12.30pm. Meeting to plan rides for the new year for LA & FY region Paul & Jeannette Rodman, 07768 647745, paul.rodman@kencomp.net