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.

Friday, 05 October 2018 16:30

Bike for Sale

Raleigh Randonneur Touring Bike for sale Classic touring bike with good components. Ideal for touring or as a sturdy winter bike. 57cm (22 ½ inches) Steel Frame. Provision for attachment of rear and front pannier racks. Gear Changers – 27 gears suitable for touring - Triple on front 46/36/26 with Shimano Deore LX front changer; Rear Derailleur - Shimano Deore XT 9 Speed with 14 – 34 rear cassette. Bar end gear shifters Wheels – Mavic touring rims on Shimano Deore LX hubs ; stainless spokes. 700 x 25c tyres. Cantilever Brakes The bike is in good condition ( a…
Saturday, 29 September 2018 18:29

Tandem Pilot wanted

Steven Cooper, an experienced, blind tandem cyclist, in our area, has sadly lost his regular pilot in an unfortunate accident recently. He is now looking for an experienced tandem pilot to take him out on short rides (not sundays). If you feel you can help, Steven can be contacted at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or via a member of our committee.
Tuesday, 18 September 2018 18:41

Annual General Meeting

We will be holding a Bike Bits Sale on Thursday 1st November immediately before our AGM which is being held at the Birtwistle Trust Community Centre, Keighley Rd, Colne. The Sale will start at around 6.30 to 6.45pm prior to the AGM which gets under way at 7.30pm. So if you have any up to date usable cycle parts, accessories, and clothing bring them along on the 1st and turn them into cash!
Saturday, 28 July 2018 18:12

Belgium Trip - October 2018

We are organising another trip across the channel this October.  This time to Belgium. It is expected to be at the beginning of October, and will comprise an overnight ferry crossing from Hull, a days ride out to a hotel, ride back to the ferry, and a second overnight crossing back to Hull. Please contact Jim Duerden if you are interested.
Saturday, 28 July 2018 18:09

Overland to Australia

Our very own Ray Bracewell be be presenting a slideshow for Blackburn CTC onThursday 11 October at 7:30pm in their club room - Primetime in Rishton. This covers a trip Ray made many years ago cycling to Australia, and promises to be very interesting.
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.
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.
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News

Bike for Sale

Raleigh Randonneur Touring Bike for sale Classic touring bike with good components. Ideal for touring or as a sturdy winter…

Tandem Pilot wanted

Steven Cooper, an experienced, blind tandem cyclist, in our area, has sadly lost his regular pilot in an unfortunate accident…

Annual General Meeting

We will be holding a Bike Bits Sale on Thursday 1st November immediately before our AGM which is being held…

Belgium Trip - October 2018

We are organising another trip across the channel this October.  This time to Belgium. It is expected to be at…

Overland to Australia

Our very own Ray Bracewell be be presenting a slideshow for Blackburn CTC onThursday 11 October at 7:30pm in their…