By Audlem Webteam - 3rd February 2008 8:46pm
Tim Ball writes to say that the newly formed Audlem Cycling Club's inaugural ride went off very well today (Sunday 3rd February)
Tim says: "Two groups set off from The Priest House just after 10.30am with a group of six going off through Shavington Park, round the back of Market Drayton and returning to the cafe via Norton -in Hales — 25 miles in quite windy but dry conditions — the leg in from the Mucklestone area was made easier thanks to a good tail wind — route planning pays!
"The other group of four riders completed around 16 miles with a loop taking in Cox Bank and Wilkesley.
All in all a very enjoyable session.
More next week departing 9.30am from the Butter Market."
Tim would love to hear from anyone who might be interested in joining or helping with the club. All ages, abilities and preferences (eg road, mountain bike, serious, pleasure etc etc) are welcome. Please contact Tim or Nikki Ball (01270 811803) if you are interested.
popular recent storiesAlso in the news
DaveMThe first picture at Lock 11 declares the canal closed. The second below Adderley Locks shows why — Two big dams in place so a culvert can be repaired.Jean StainthorpeThe Turnpike field is under a significant amount of water again, but Grey's Bridge should stay put this time after the repair work undertaken by cheshire East.Christopher...
New speed watch schemeThe Parish Council were approached by our Police Community Support Officer to purchase a speed gun for £120 and have agreed to support a new speed watch scheme run by residents in the village. Volunteers will record the number plate and vehicle registration of offenders and give these to the police. We are trialling the scheme for 6 months in a bid to reduce...
Bishop announces safeguarding reviewWork is underway across the Diocese of Chester into Past Case Review 2, a new national past case review into the handling of safeguarding files in the Church. PCR2 has a key focus of listening to survivors who want to come forward and follows on from an earlier review (PCR) in 2007. The work is part of the Church's ongoing scrutiny of its handling of...
Saturday 15th Feb
Friday 14th Feb
Scout and Guide Hall