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upcoming events

28 October - Sustrans 'tappas and tea'


11am -3pm at Firstsite in Colchester.

Sustrans are the organisation who developed and continue to be the champions of the National Cycle Network.  Almost 5 million people use the National Cycle Network and despite its name the network isn't just for cyclists it's also popular with walkers, Joggers, parents with pushchairs, wheelchair users, and horse riders too.  You can find a map of the National Cycle Network on the Sustrans website.

In Essex there are lots of Sections of National Cycle Network including around Colchester, Witham, Braintree, Great Dunmow, Stansted and Tilbury.  So if you live near any of these and are interested in finding out more about Sustrans then come along on Saturday 28th October and get involved!

Feel free to bring a friend but please book your place by emailing Maria.desborough@sustrans.org.uk

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