Events 2012


Scroll down for earlier events – related to either cycling or Congleton or both.

Aug 2012 (probably one or more days of the bank holiday weekend) Congleton Jazz and Blues Festival. Check their website for updates.

Sunday July 29th 2012
Breakthrough Breast Cancer’s annual cycle ride from
Manchester to Chester to raise funds to support their life saving work.

The bike ride is 48 miles, starting in Wythenshawe Park, Manchester and finishing in central historic Chester. There are regular rest stops along the way for refreshments and catching up with fellow cyclists and then the riders are greeted at the finish with live music, refreshments and lots of cheerers!

Find out more about the event by visiting Breakthrough Cancer.

16-24 June 201: Green Team Bike Week

17 June 2012: Congleton Food and Drink Festival

17 June 2012: Pedalling Picnic 10.30am from Congleton to Biddulph Grange Country Park. See social rides page.

Sunday May 27th 2012
A 63 mile on-road cycling challenge around Snowdon to raise money for Tŷ Gobaith Children’s Hospice. £10 fee. Receive T-Shirt, slate plaque and refreshments.
Starting and finishing at Blaenau Ffestiniog Town Centre, 8.30 am – 8.30 pm.

2 April 2012: Cheshire East ride to Chatterley Whitfield’ along the Biddulph Valley Way – 14.00 to 16.00. Meet at Brunswick Street Car Park. This is a ride that MUST be booked with the ranger service.

February 4th 2012
Cycle and Multi-Activity at Congleton Leisure Centre. The sessions are aimed at children, young people and families with additional needs (but note that siblings and friends welcome too).

For more information, phone 01260 387717 or email clc at (replace ‘at’ with the usual symbol).