December rides and events in Waltham Forest

Katja's Sunday Cycle2Sunday 4 DecemberKatja's Sunday Cycle1
The Sunday Cycle

Meet outside The Mill in Coppermill Lane at 11am. Return c. 3pm. If you have questions, email Katja on

Sunday 4 December
E11 Ride: Parks and Cemeteries of East London
Meet at Carlton House in Aylmer Road, off Leytonstone High Street (E11 3AD) for 10am departure. If you have questions, call Dwight on 07973 131429.

Sunday 11 DecemberWalthamstow Family Bike Club
Walthamstow Family Bike Ride
A relaxed and enjoyable afternoon travelling by bicycle and exploring the nooks and crannies in and around our borough. Frisbees sometimes materialise when we hit a suitable open space.
We aim to stop off at a cafe at about half time, but we recommend you bring a snack and some water.
Meet at 1pm at the Orford Road/Church Lane junction, E17 9RW, next to the old postbox opposite the Ancient House … see the map.

Sunday 18 December – 11am, Walthamstow Town Square
Take the Peaceful Route with Nic

Meet from about 10.30 for an 11 o’clock start outside Walthamstow Library / Farmers’ Market.
Join Nic for the peaceful ride over mixed surfaces (be ready for a bit of mud!). The destination and direction of the ride will be discussed at the start and will account for wind speed and direction and may be train-assisted – so take your Oyster or contactless debit card with you.

wfbc-newcomers-2016-year-round1Sunday 18 December – 2pm, Walthamstow Village Square
Walthamstow Family Bike Club’s Newcomers Ride
The gentlest of them all continues year-round!
Walthamstow Family Bike Club is now offering an even gentler and quieter introduction to cycling, ideal for those new to cycling, including families with young children.
We’ll ride around the quiet streets in Walthamstow Village, and tailor the distance to the riders’ needs and confidence. Before we set off we’ll do a quick check on all bikes to ensure they are roadworthy.
We meet at 2pm in Walthamstow Village Square at the junction of Eden Road and Orford Road (for a map click here). We finish at the Square around 3.30pm.

Sunday 18 December – 3pm, Hale End Library Car Park
Heales CyclesHighams Park Christmas Lit-Up Cycle Ride
Join the guys from Heales for a Christmas ride around Highams Park. Dress up with tinsel, glow sticks, spoke lights, other festive lights and decorations on your bike or clothing. Be sure to have proper bike lights too as the ride will finish after dark.
Please contact Heales to sign up to the ride.
Meet for 3pm departure at Hale End Library, Castle Avenue, Highams Park, London E4 9QD

Sunday 25 December
WFCycling Special Pre-Christmas Ride
Join Bridget for a special, 1-hour-long Christmas morning ride, the better to prepare for subsequent pigging out in blankets. Meet at 10 outside Walthamstow Library. Wrap up warmly! Back in time to cook, eat and unwrap.

Tuesday 27 December
WFCycling Special Post-Christmas Ride
Join us for a short after-party ride: meet at 2pm outside Walthamstow Library, finish by 4pm at a pub!

Friday 30 December
Critical Mass

Come to Belvedere Road in the Southbank by 7:30pm to join this energising bike party if you’re already in Central London, or else meet Nic outside Walthamstow Library by 6pm to ride there together.

If you would like your ride listed here just get in touch.

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