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2018


Dates for Your Diary

The Section AGM shall be held at the White Horse, Maplehurst at 12:30 on Sun 28 Oct.

Our Christmas Lunch shall once more be held at the Fox and Hounds, Tilburstow Hill Road, South Godstone on Sun 9 Dec at Noon.
Reservations should be made with Patrick, who will also need your Menu choices prior to the event.


A Cotswolds Canter by Willie Gall

Minchinhampton

Minchinhampton Common - View over Golden Valley to Stroud.

Tetbury

Chipping Steps, Tetbury.


The Dieppe Raid - A Reflection by Andy Bebington

Sword Beach

Sword Beach Memorials at Lion-sur-Mer.

Mouth of Seine

Mouth of the Seine.

Along the Seine


A Tour of Dumfries and Galloway by Pat Fallon

The Scottish weather improved in May, just in time for a glorious tour!

Mennock Pass

Descent of Mennock Pass.

Clatteringshaws

Clatteringshaws Loch.

Isle of Whithorn

Isle of Whithorn.

Artfield Fell

Crossing Artfield Fell.


Nothing much to report in the early part of the year which started with some very cold, wet and windy weather.

To escape the rain in early March, Willie took himself off to Lisbon for a bit of non-cycling sightseeing, but of course the weather followed him!


2017


Dates for Your Diary

The Section AGM shall be held at the White Horse, Maplehurst at 12:30 on Sun 12 Nov.

Our Christmas Lunch shall once more be held at the Fox and Hounds, Tilburstow Hill Road, South Godstone on Sun 10 Dec.
Reservations should be made with Pat, who will also need your Menu choices prior to the event.


A Short Visit to Whitby by Willie Gall

Robin Hood's Bay

Robin Hood's Bay.


Belgian Breweries & Battlefields by Bicycle by Greg Robertson

Belgium


Around Llangollen by Willie Gall

Pontcysyllte Aqueduct

Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Llangollen Canal.


Dieppe Tour - Four Men Minus One by Pat Fallon

Arques-la-Bataille

Castle at Arques-la-Bataille.


Tim Wainwright

Very sad news has come through about the death of long standing member Tim Wainwright.

Tim Wainwright

Tim was in collision with a parked vehicle whilst cycling along Chipstead Valley and died as a result of his injuries. A post mortem is to take place to establish whether there may have been a particular reason for this to have happened and further details shall be published when available.

All our thoughts and commiserations are with Tim's wife Pauline.

Tim's Funeral will take place at 11.15 am on 4 April 2017 in The East Chapel, Croydon Crematorium - No flowers please but Donations in memory of Tim can be made to the British Heart Foundation.

Tim Wainwright

Tim on a Kent Reliability Ride c. 1985-6 - Pictures Courtesy of Mike Bedford.

Tributes to Tim

Croydon

Willie Takes Advantage of the Unseasonably Clement February Weather to get Out and About -
Everyone Failed to Spot that this is Not Our Local Croydon, but is in Cambridgeshire.


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