themed family cycle ride to take place today on Brean Way
are being invited to take part in a family ride along the new Weston-super-Mare
to Brean cycle route today (Sunday).
themed family fun cycle ride will take place along Brean Down Way.
through the Department for Transport Sustainable Travel Access Fund,
set up to encourage cycling and similar activities, the ride will
start from Uphill Wharf (opposite the café) between 10am
and 11am, and finish at Brean village hall and beach.
Elfan Ap Rees, North Somerset Councils deputy leader and executive
member with responsibility for highways, said: "This promises
to be a fun event, supporting our sustainable travel programme of
work and offering families a chance to enjoy this newly opened cycle
be a treasure map for children to follow with stickers to collect
along the route, as well as a host of free activities on offer at
the beach including building a pirate galleon, crazy bikes, flag
painting and tug of war."
from Dr Bike will be on hand at the start and at the village hall
to check bikes, and families are encouraged to pack a picnic to
enjoy during the day.
can register for the event to make sure they get a space. Everyone
who registers will also be entered into a prize draw with a selection
of prizes up for grabs such as a Family Adventure Golf Pass.
Down Way opened in July and provides cyclists and walkers with a
five-mile traffic-free route from Uphill to Brean.