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Dieppe Channel Hopper

Seven of us have just returned from a very enjoyable channel hopper to Dieppe where we spent three days cycling through the countryside of Seine-Maritime. We cycled along the Veloroute du Lin, Avenue Verte and Eurovelo Route 4 as well as … Continue reading

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Spring Issue of Phoenix Cyclist

The Spring issue of the club’s quarterly newsletter was emailed to all members today. It includes the latest club news, the final part of organising a cycling trip, a look back at some of the Spring newsletters issued over the … Continue reading

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Phoenix-CTC AGM: Main Decisions

A light hearted and lively AGM took place this evening in Cardiff. The main decisions made were as follows. Election of Committee Clive Aberdour                  Chairperson Gareth Thomas                 Joint secretary and Registration Officer Denise Thomas                 Joint Secretary Michael Cranwell              Treasurer Roger … Continue reading

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Phoenix-CTC AGM: 5 Days to go

It’s just five days to go to the Phoenix-CTC AGM which is on Thursday 20th October at 7.00pm. The venue is the same as usual: “The Cabin” Lisvane Old School Cardiff CF14 0SQ All members of Phoenix-CTC should have received by email an agenda, an … Continue reading

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River Seine Cycling Trip

Bon voyage to all those sailing to France tonight to start the River Seine Cycling Trip. It’s a six day trip stariting and finishing at Le Havre with overnight stops at Caudebec, Vernon, Rouen where the cyclists will stay for … Continue reading

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Phoenix-CTC AGM

A date for your diary! The Phoenix-CTC AGM will be on Thursday 20th October at 7.00pm. The venue will be the same as usual, ie ‘The Cabin’ at Lisvane Old School in Cardiff. The agenda and other documents will be emailed … Continue reading

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Autumn issue of Phoenix Cyclist

The Autumn issue of Phoenix Cyclist has been emailed to all Phoenix-CTC members today. It includes the third part of a Guide to Organising a Cycling Event, Newsletters of Yesteryear and Coast to Coast in a Day. As usual, the latest Club … Continue reading

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Graham Leng’s Fast Ride, Coast to Coast

Congratulations to Graham Leng who recently cycled ‘Coast to Coast’ from Seascale to Whitby in one day! It was a tough 150 mile ride with over 11,000 feet of climbing which included Hard Knott Pass and Wrynose Pass in the … Continue reading

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Tour de France

The Tour de France, which starts today at Mont-St-Michel, will be visiting a number of places in the first few days that should be familiar to many Phoenix cyclists. Mont-St-Michel has been visited on numerous occasions if we include the Bikeathon Club … Continue reading

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Future of Newhaven-Dieppe Ferry

Since my previous post on the future on the Newhaven-Dieppe ferry crossing the public meeting in Dieppe has been held with an encouraging outcome. A new four year contract to operate this ferry route will begin in August and the … Continue reading

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