Burnley and Pendle

Cyclists Touring Club

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Please check our news section regularly for information on forthcoming events, and other newsworthy items we think will be of interest.

Tuesday, 22 May 2018 17:08

Tandem for Sale

Santana Sovereign Tandem Built from ultra light Scandium this Tandem is approximately 9 years old bought new from JD Tandems. With 700c wheels and lightweight frame this is a great road going tandem but with ultra low gears for laden touring. Although JD Tandems no longer sell Santana the new cost of the latest model is around £5000+ Frame - 58 cm front and 50 cm rear from bottom bracket centre to top of seat stem tubes. I am 5ft 10ins tall and it fits me with room to spare in the saddle position as shown. Finished in swirl paint…
Thursday, 26 April 2018 18:18

Dumfries Weekend - 20-23rd July 2018

Following the success of our Berwick-on-Tweed weekend, we are having another weekend away in July - this time based in Dumfries. Friday 20th to Monday 23rd July For accomodation, there is a Premier Inn close to Dumfries on the A75, and also nearby caravan and camping sites. For more information, please contact Harry Taylor.
Friday, 02 February 2018 18:23

Club Clothing - Order Now

We are pleased to announce that we currently have an "Bulk Order Window" open with our Club Clothing supplier - impsport. This means that any orders placed between now and 28th February 2018 will qualify for a bulk order discount of upto 30% off the list price, with the added bonus of a £10 per member discount from our club funds (the £10 will be refunded by our club treasurer after receipt of your order) To place an order, please visit https://www.yourclubshop.co.uk/ and enter our club code of BPCTC1179. Orders will be collated for the duration of the Bulk Order Window, and…
Thursday, 01 February 2018 20:22

Quiz Night - 19th February 2018

Our Annual Inter Club Quiz will be held at Boyce's Barrel in Colne on Monday 19th February 2018 - 7:30pm To register your team, and book your supper, please contact Jim Duerden by 11th Feb.  Cost is £5 per person.
Thursday, 04 January 2018 18:09

Overland to Australia

On 18th January, Blackburn & District CTC are hosting a slideshow, by our own Raymond Bracewell, entitled "Overland to Australia". Members of Burnley & Pendle CTC are warmly invited along to Balckburn's clubroom at Primetime in Rishton for a 7:30pm start. I should be a fascinating evening.
Monday, 16 October 2017 19:31

Annual General Meeting - 1st November

Our Annual General meeting will be held at the Birtwistle Trust Community Centre, Colne on Wednesday 1st November, 7:30pm We will also be holding a Cycle Jumble at the AGM, so if you have any bikes, components, clothes etc that may be of use to pother members, please bring them along.
Unfortunately, due to low numbers, we have taken the decision to cancel our Bowling night on 8th November.     We are holding a 10 pin bowlong night on Wednesday 8th November. 7:30pm on Finsley Gate in Burnley. Please contact Jim Duerden to confirm your attendance so we know how many lanes to book.
Thursday, 05 October 2017 18:35

Social Evening

We are having a social evening on 20th October at the Wallace Hartley puib in Colne, all welcome, from 7pm.  Food is available if so desired.
Wednesday, 23 August 2017 17:38

Hope Factory Visit

We have still got a few places left on our tour of the Hope Technology factory in Barnoldswick on Monday 18th September. If you are interested, please contact either Ian lowcock or Bob Jackson before the end of August. Please note that we are limited to the number who can attend the tour, so places will be allocated on a first come first served basis.  
Thursday, 17 August 2017 17:30

100 mile Challenge Ride

On Sunday 27th August we will be hosting the fourth and final of our 2017 Challenge Rides. The 100m Challenge Ride. There is no time limit on this ride, it is designed to offer a distance challenge to those wanting to add 100m to their list ot achievements. Starting from Whalley Bus Station, the route takes in the familiar Gisburn and Settle before heading off through Wray and breaking for lunch near Lancaster. The return trip passes through Glasson Dock, Garstang and Great Eccleston before returning to familiar roads through Longridge and Ribchester to the finish back in Whalley.  …
Tuesday, 18 July 2017 19:32

100km Challenge Ride - 30 July 2017

On Sunday 30th July we will be hosting the third of our 2017 Challenge Rides. The 100km Challenge Ride. There is no time limit on this ride, it is designed to offer a distance challenge to those wanting to add 100km to their list ot achievements. Starting from Whalley Bus Station, the route takes in the familiar Ribchester and Longridge before heading off through Broughton to Great Eccleston then turning north towards Stakepool and Pilling before breaking for lunch in Knott End. The return trip  heads north east along the cost before dropping back by Pilling, through Garstang and Inglewhite,…
Saturday, 24 June 2017 15:08

50 m Challenge Ride - Sunday 2nd July

Sunday 2nd July is the date for the second of this years challenge rides. This is the second in our series of four challenge rides we are holding this year, spread throughout the summer. If you completed our 50km challenge ride in May, you may want to push that little bit further and join us on Sunday 2nd July for the 50 miles. Starting from Whalley Bus Station at 9:00am, the route heads out through Mitton and Waddington. Passing through Bolton-by-Bowland stopping at Airton for lunch. We return to Whalley via Gargrave and Gisburn Depending on numbers, it is likely…
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Tandem for Sale

Santana Sovereign Tandem Built from ultra light Scandium this Tandem is approximately 9 years old bought new from JD Tandems.…

Dumfries Weekend - 20-23rd July 2018

Following the success of our Berwick-on-Tweed weekend, we are having another weekend away in July - this time based in…

Club Clothing - Order Now

We are pleased to announce that we currently have an "Bulk Order Window" open with our Club Clothing supplier -…

Quiz Night - 19th February 2018

Our Annual Inter Club Quiz will be held at Boyce's Barrel in Colne on Monday 19th February 2018 - 7:30pm…

Overland to Australia

On 18th January, Blackburn & District CTC are hosting a slideshow, by our own Raymond Bracewell, entitled "Overland to Australia".…