Urban Exploratory ride of the parks of south east London plus Eltham Palace (English Heritage). And some lesser known parks of SE London. An easy pace ride with occasional stops to listen to commentary, around 40 km (most suited to touring or hybrid bikes). Pub or cafe lunch. Maps TfL 7 and11.
Meet Charing Cross 09.20 for 09.50 train to Blackheath, arrive 10.10.
(Philip Benstead 07949 801698)
Due to engineering work, we will now meet at Cannon Street at 09.30 for the 09.52 train from there – other details are unchanged.
A ride through delightful and undulating countryside, full of pretty hamlets and passing some important Tudor mansions and churches.
Meet Waterloo 08.30 for 08.54 train to Basingstoke, arrive 09.46 (with 09.15 train, arriving 10.06, as backup if there isn't enough bike space on the first one). Leader meets you here.
(Colin Hartridge-Price 07795 093631)
A scenic 95km around north Kent.
Meet Victoria at 08.40 for 09.05 train to Rochester, arrive 09.47.
(Thomas James 07714 662442)
Due to engineering works, we will take the same train but to Maidstone East instead, arriving 09.56, and start and end the ride there.
Welcome to Central London CTC
We organise all-day cycle rides for all abilities in the countryside around London.
Easier rides – medium paced rides and really fast rides.
We are the Central London local group of the Cyclists' Touring Club, Britain's national cycling organisation, but non-members of the CTC are welcome to come along and try our rides.