Dr Bike Surgery Cancelled

Regrettably, the Dr Bike Surgery due for tomorrow (Saturday) is cancelled because of the appalling weather conditions. The next surgeries will be Saturday 17th March at the Big Park and on Saturday 7th April at Seaford Police Station.

Local rides from schools to the beach

Sustrans are working with Sussex Wildlife Trust in Seaford, offering led rides from local schools to the beach. This is part of their wider Active Access for Growth project and Sussex Wildlife Trusts Wild Beach project, which encourages children to hop on their bikes and explore their local environment.

As a result, Sustrans are looking . . . → Read More: Local rides from schools to the beach

Touring Ride Descriptions: Improvements

Cyclists at one of our favourite cafes on Thursday: The Grove Farmhouse Café at Blackboys

Some improvements have been made to the ride descriptions of Touring rides on the Rides Calendar which, hopefully, members will find useful when considering going on any of our rides.

The ride description will now include six side-headings:

DISTANCE . . . → Read More: Touring Ride Descriptions: Improvements

Peacehaven Centenary Cycle Hub

On Friday 23rd February Peacehaven Council will be launching a promotion of their new Centenary Cycle Hub, at The Meridian Centre, between 9 and 4pm.

The event is to promote the new Hub, with exhibitors bringing adapted cycles to try out, revolving around anything Accessible – bikes, charitable causes, community focussed . . . → Read More: Peacehaven Centenary Cycle Hub

Egrets Way Planning Update

The Egrets Way project have applied for planning permission at two locations:

to create a link from Railway Lane (just off Cliffe High Street, Lewes) through the Railway Lands past the Linklater Pavilion, and on to Ham Lane. This will join up to an existing section of Egrets Way that goes from Kingston, past Spring . . . → Read More: Egrets Way Planning Update

A record Year for the Tourers

Tourers brave a wet and windy New Year’s Eve for their final ride of 2017: Lakeside Café at Horam

It’s been another record year for the tourers: 120 touring rides in 2017, an increase of 15% on the 2016 total of 103 rides. There would have been more but some were cancelled due to . . . → Read More: A record Year for the Tourers

Another Super Christmas Meal for the Tourers

Tourers Christmas Meal at the Legion

Another highly convivial time was had by twenty-one of us at the Cycle Seahaven ‘Tourers’ Christmas meal in the British Legion yesterday evening. It was our third year in succession at the Legion so it’s becoming something of a tradition.

That’s hardly surprising as the meal is excellent . . . → Read More: Another Super Christmas Meal for the Tourers

Good news looming on the Newhaven pump track project

from Jon Younghusband

In my last update I discussed the possibility of getting a pump track build at the Salts Field in Seaford. This could still be a possibility but, due to Craig leaving his position and funding being secured for the skate park and not a pump track, it looks like this will need . . . → Read More: Good news looming on the Newhaven pump track project