LEJOG Cycle Tour - Day 6 - Tewksbury to Telford

Road Cycling
Jul 14
2022

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Your price
£12.50
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2 weeks of cycling, carrying kit.

Overview

Join Will & Jon for a day, a week, a weekend or all 17 days of the UK cycle tour from Lands End to John O’Groats.  The trip is organised as day events, allowing you to sign up to whatever days you fancy, booking your own transport and accommodation according to your budget.

DAY SIX - Tewkesbury to Telford

Leaving Tewkesbury we head through Worcester and then north-west to avoid Wolverhampton, Birmingham and Stoke-on-Trent by heading through Shropshire.

The total distance will be 105km with 760m of ascent.  The route can be downloaded from here.

Today will be broken up by a optional trip to Royal Air Force Museum at at 90km mark.

Thursday 14th July accommodation suggestions in Telford:

  • plenty to choose from including a couple of Premier Inns and a Holiday Inn.
  • It's Will's hometown so he is having a night in his own bed.

Keep costs down by getting twin rooms and sharing.

Getting there and back again

If you are joining us for the day, the nearest train stations to the starting point is Tewkesbury, the nearest train stations is "Ashchurch for Tewkesbury", 2.5 miles out of town.

If you are leaving us in Telford, the nearest train station is Telford Central.

Questions

If you have any questions regarding equipment etc email Will.Allaway@Outdoorlads.com.

A lot of useful information is included in Day 0 - Getting to Lands End.

Keep in touch

Want to hear more about what we're up to? Then join us on Facebook:

www.facebook.com/groups/OutdoorLadsCycling

We also have a Strava group:

www.strava.com/clubs/275243

IMPORTANT! - Participation Statement

You MUST complete the Cycling Participation Statement in addition to booking your event space before attending a cycling event.

Anyone with COVID-19 symptoms, even if they are extremely mild, or who has recently tested positive for Covid-19, is asked not to attend.

Photos: All photos taken by Will Allaway and used with permission. 

Location

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