This week’s ride is gentle except for a couple of hills…Billinge Hill and Skull House Lane/Long Lane. Meet clubhouse at 8:30, Ainsdale Cop Shop 8:45, over the moss to Aughton, Rainford, Crank, Billinge, Appley Bridge, Cedar Farm for coffee, Home. About 55 miles. Let’s hope for a fine day. Route below for those who want to know where we might be going.
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This Notice advises that the AGM will be held on Monday 12th December 2016 At the Club Room, Rotten Row Starting at 7.00.pm.
The AGM is by definition a “formal” event. This year to make the evening more a chance for members to express their views and opinions we will follow the AGM
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Destination will be weather / frostiness dependent.
If no frost – destination Brockholes with lots of off road cycleways on either the outward or return route.
If frosty ( but main roads clear) Rivington piano barn – via Red Rock.
Meet 9.15 Plough / 9.30 Blackgate Lane
Once again Southport members and guests attended the Annual bash at the Southport Old Links Golf Club. The guest for the evening was Lorraine Gautrey from the Ben Gautrey Foundation.
Thanks goes to Aaron Green and everyone else who made the evening possible.
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Once again there will be auction of bike bits at the clubhouse on Monday the 5th of December. This is an ideal opportunity to sell some of your bike related items which have been gathering dust and need a new home.
The annual November ride through the Mersey tunnel, across the Wirral to the famous Eureka cycle cafe. A run across the Wirral to New Brighton ( maybe an ice cream stop somewhere) and then back through the Tunnel.
Recommended to have lights (at the least a rear light for the trip through the tunnel) as
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CLUB DINNER TICKET DEADLINE
Thursday 17th November at 9.00.am will be the deadline for this years Club dinner ticket sales.
All tickets for the club dinner have to be purchased before then.
Aaron Green will be at the club tomorrow night for the last time to sell tickets and it is still
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On Monday 7th November at 7.30. pm. at the Club Room
British rider Hugh Carthy will ride for the Cannondale-Drapac team from the 2017 season, the American WorldTour squad confirmed on Tuesday.
Carthy has enjoyed a stand-out year so far with Spanish squad Caja Rural-Seguros RGA, winning the Vuelta a Asturias overall and
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Howard Massam will be at the clubhouse on Tuesday 8th November from 7pm onwards to distribute orders ONLY of winter kit. Full payment required either cheque or cash please.
A pleasant ride through Leyland, Brindle, Houghton Tower, Roach Bridge, Coffee in Avenham Park. Return through back lanes. Pick up at Plough at 8:45. Approximately 60 miles with a couple of small lumps.
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