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upcoming events

10 September - Family Fun day in Castle Park

Come and design yourself a fabulous flag to put on your bike at the Cycle Colchester stall.

We will be there between 11am and 4pm offering information and advice for anyone interested in cycling, including local maps, leaflets and fun things to do by bike in addition to our flag making activity to keep the kids busy!

There will be lots going on including bouncy castles, a BBQ, Tiny Tea tent, dog show and lots of other free fun family activities. Find out more on the Family Fun day website

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Self-confessed petrolhead Ashley Parmenter learned to drive a car before he tried riding a bike at the age of 19. He likes having a car for long journeys but thinks the bike is best for short trips. And learning to cycle has also provided him with some interesting jobs.


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