10:00 Wednesday January 12 2022
Current Participants: 2 space(s) available
- Blackburn, Gill
- Brewer, David
- Burrows, Mark
- Forbes, Neil
- Gostage, Ann
- Grant, Ken
- Hill, David
- Hughes, Susan
- Lear, Anne
- Malloy, Paul
- Procter, Clare
- Wright, Carmel
- Wright, Tony
This is a C ride 25 miles return. Ride Leader: Sue Hughes
Ride was originally to Boat Museum, however have been informed that Boat Museum will now be closed.
I have managed to book into Hayrack Church Farm, same route but cafe stop will be in Thornton le Moor
On the day we suggest that you should bring:
- wet weather wear and warm clothing
- a spare inner tube, a pump and tyre levers
- some food and drink to keep you going
- money for emergencies (and possibly lunch)
- a mobile phone
and that you should carry details of your address and an emergency telephone contact number, just in case.
Distance This is a Grade C ride to Thornton le Moor. With a return route back along Oil sites Road, passed Boat Museum and Vauxhalls through old Hooton Aerodrone 25.18 miles in total
Meeting We will be meeting outside Hooton Station at 9.45 for a 10:00 depart. Note shorter days so aim to return in good Daylight
Route Leaving Hooton Station ,though Capenhurst to Dunkirk and along to Picton Lane to Mickle Trafford and along to Bridge Trafford and Ince Lane to Thornton-le-Moor Returning back Oil Site Road pass Boat Museum back to Hooton.
Lunch will be at Hayrack Church Farm (just after midday) They have a Light Bites Menu along with Breakfast and Mains Menu . Should you have any dietary needs then please phone the cafe: 01244 301473 and make your own individual arrangements.
Hazards Riding a bicycle on public roads is inherently a risk, you can mitigate those risks by being aware of other road users and anticipating their likely actions.
Any questions about ride email: SueHughes@ntlworld.com