Classic Cycle Group (Bexhill-on-Sea)

ONLINE PHOTO ALBUMS Click here to view all albums (for best viewing, click on an album and click on ‘slideshow’).

 PHOTO ALBUMS & VIDEO OF PREVIOUS EVENTS: (Click on links to view).
Roaring 20’s, Bexhill    19th July 2014   Click here to view photos
Tweed, Tea & Tipple Ride,  Bexhill 12/07/2014   Click here to view photos
WW1 - Tenterden 28/06/2014 Click here to view photos & videos
Eastbourne Cycle Festival (Penny Farthing Race)   01/06/2014  Click here to view photos & videos
Penny Farthing pre-race warm-up ride,  Horam - Pevensey - Horam 31/05/2014   Click here to view photos & videos
Continental Market Ride, Bexhill 18/05/2014   Click here to view photos
WWII 1940's Steam Train Bodiam - Tenterden - Bodiam Event   17/05/2014  Click here to view photos & videos
Heffle Cuckoo Fair, Heathfield 26/04/2014   Click here to view photos & videos
Tweed, Tea & Tipple Ride, Bexhill  13/04/2014   Click here to view photos
Bexhill - Pevensey Ride 
16/03/2014 Click here to view photos & video & video
Bexhill Santa Dash, Little Common X-Mas Extravaganza & Bexhill 100
07/12/2013  Click here to view photos & video
Tweed & Tea Ride, Bexhill   
10/11/2013   Click here to view photos
Tweed & Tipple Lamp Ride, Bexhill   
28/09/2013   Click here to view photos
Ooh La-La French Market Ride, Bexhill 
22/09/2013  Click here to view photos
Bexhill Sea Angling Festival  
08/09/2013   Click here to view photos
Motorcycle Moto Gymkhana Bexhill  
05/09/2013   Click here to view photos & videos
Bexhill 100 Classic Car Show  
26/08/2013   Click here to view photos & videos
Hastings Carnival  10/08/2013   Click here to view photos & videos & here
Hooe Concourse d’Elegance   
04/08/2013   Click here to view photos & videos
Bexhill Carnival
27/07/2013 Click here to view photos & videos
'Too hot for tweed' or '40's bathing suit Ride
20/07/2013  Click here to view photos & videos
Historic Opening Shared Use Cycling on Bexhill Seafront
09/07/2013  Click here to view photos
‘Pack Up Your Troubles’ WWI Event, Tenterden
30/06/2013 Click here to view photos
Cuckoo Trail Ride 
23/06/2013 Click here to view photos
Sussex Day, Egerton Park, Bexhill 
16/06/2013   Click here to view photos
Eastbourne Cycle Festival
02/06/2013  Click here to view photos and here
WWII 1940’s Steam Train Bodiam - Tenterden - Bodiam Event 
18/05/2013 Click here to view photos and here
Ixion & Tweed & Tea Ride, Bexhill
12/05/2013 Click here to view photos & videos
Castle Challenge Penny Ride, Hastings to Pevensey and back
28/04/2013 Click here to view photos
Heffle Cuckoo Fair, Heathfield
20/0402013 Click here to view photos and here
Bexhill 100 Easter Bonnet Parade
31/03/2013 Click here to view photos
Bexhill Farmers Market 29/03/2013 Click here to view photos
Rudolph & Elf Ride, Bexhill Traders Fun Day 
01/11/2012 Click here to view photos
Tweed & Tea Ride, Bexhill
11/11/2012 Click here to view photos
Bexhill French Market Ride
16/09/2012 Click here to view photos
Hastings Heritage Open Day Ride 
09/09/2012 Click here to view photos
Bexhill 100 Classic & Custom Car Show
27/08/2012 Click here to view photos
Pevensey Castle Picnic Ride 
12/08/2012   Click here to view photos
Hooe Old Motor Club Concours d’elegance 
05/08/2012 Click here to view photos
Bexhill Carnival (Transport through the Ages) 
28/07/2012 Click here to view photos
Royal visit to Bexhill
05/07/2012 Click here to view photos and here and here
Battle Carnival 
30/06/2012 Click here to view photos
Tweed & Tea Ride, Bexhill 
10/06/2012   Click here to view photos
Vintage Nation, Brighton
09/06/2012 Click here to view photos and here
Diamond Jubilee Street Party Ride 05/06/2012 Click here to view photos
Diamond Jubilee Illuminated Ride 04/06/2012 Click here to view photos
Unveiling of 5 Motor Panels, Bexhill 02/06/2012 Click here to view photos
Steam Railway 1940’s event, Bodiam / Northiam / Tenterden Stations :
19/05/2012 click here to view photos and here
Seaside Rendezvous (Kissing Bicycle Record), Bexhill
12/05/2012 click here to view photos
Keane video shoot, Bexhill seafront 
11/05/2012   click here & here & here and here and here and here to view photos
Bexhill’s 110th Anniversary Motor Racing & Motoring Heritage
06/05/2012 click here to view photos
Tweed & Tea Ride, Bexhill 
08/04/2012 click here to view photos
Vehicles of Yesteryear, Pevensey
31/03/2012 click here to view photos
Evening Oil, Candle & Paraffin Lamp Pub Ride
24/03/2012   click here to view photos
Tweed & Tea Ride Bexhill to St. Leonards
11/03/2012  click here to view photos
Fairtrade Ride, Bexhill 
03/03/2012 click here to view photos
Opening of The Bulverhythe Link (Connect2), Bexhill 
24/01/2012   click here to view photos
Tweed & Tea Family Ride, Bexhill
13/11/2011 click here to view photos
V-CC Kent Section Oldest Bike Ride,  Paddock Wood 
16/10/2011 click here to view photos
Tweed & Tea Family Ride, Bexhill
09/10/2011 click here to view photos
Heritage Open Day Tweed Rides, Hastings
09/10/2011 & 10/10/2011  click here to view photos
Evening Oil, Candle & Paraffin Lamp Pub Ride, Bexhill 
02/09/2011 click here to view photos
The Classic & Custom Car Show, Polegrove, Bexhill 
29/08/2011 click here to view photos
Pevensey Castle Picnic Ride 
21/08/2011 click here to view photos
Hooe Old Motor Club Concours d’elegance 
07/08/2011 click here to view photos
Bexhill Carnival
30/07/2011 click here to view photos
Colonnade Centenary, Bexhill
24/07/2011 click here to view photos
Party in The Park, Egerton Park, Bexhill
23/07/2011 click here to view photos
Smallholders Show, Ardingly, West Sussex
02/07/2011 click here to view photos
Bexhill 100 Seafront Event
26/06/2011 click here to view photos
Pique-nique Francais, Hastings
25/06/2011 click here to view photos
BBQ & Summer Solstice Ride, Bexhill 
21/06/2011 click here to view photos
Reds over Rye 
11/06/2011 click here to view photos
France trip 
04/06/11 & 05/06/2011  click here to view photos
Eastbourne Cycle Festival 
21/05/2011 click here to view photos & here
Cuckoo Trail Ride & Picnic
15/05/2011 click here to view photos
Ixion, St. Barnabas Church, Bexhill 
08/05/2011 click here to view photos
Tweed & Tea Rides, Bexhill
10/04/2011 & 08/05/2011  click here to view photos
The Right Royal Ride (Royal Wedding), Bexhill 
29/04/2011 click here to view photos & here
The Heffle Cuckoo Fair, Heathfield
16/04/2011 click here to view photos
The Tweed Run, London
09/04/2011 to view  click here & here & here & here & here & here & here & here & here & here & here & here & here & here & here & here & here & here & here & here & here & here & here & here & here & here
Vehicles of Yesteryear, Pevensey
26/03/2011 click here to view photos
Tweed and Tea Rides, Bexhill 13/02/2011 & 13/03/2011  click here to view photos
Bexhill Museum Victorian Exhibition Event 
19/02/2011 click here to view photos and here to view Meridian TV News clip
Christmas Dinner at Bells Bicycle Shop, Hastings
21/12/2010 click here to view photos
Christmas Shopping Special Ride, Bexhill
19/12/2010 click here to view photos
Bexhill Festive Illuminated Christmas Parade Ride 
26/11/2010 click here to view photos
Eastbourne Victorian Festival 
25/09/2010 click here to view photos
Hastings Pier to Eternity Magical Illuminated Ride
24/09/2010 click here to view photos
Polegrove Classic Car Show 30/08/2010 click here to view photos
Cuckoo Trail Ride, Picnic & Tea Room
07/08/2010 click here to view photos
ESTHC Cavalcade, Bexhill
24/07/2010 click here to view photos
Bexhill Carnival
24/07/2010 click here to view photos
Edwardian Picnic : Green Day, Egerton Park, Bexhill :
03/07/2010  click here to view photos
Bexhill 100 Seafront Event
27/06/2010 click here to view photos
Bexhill 100 Seafront Event 30/05/2010 click here to view photos
The Tweed Run, London
10/04/2010 to view click here & here & here & here & here & here & here & here & here & here & here & here & here & here
East Hill Lift, Hastings Grand Re-Opening
27/03/2010  click here to view photos & here
Carol Singing Grovesnor Park Care Home, Bexhill 13/12/2009  click here to view photos
Bexhill Late Night Shopping, Bexhill 04/12/2009 click here to view photos
Christmas Special Museum Coffee Morning, Bexhill 03/12/2009  click here to view photos
Pevensey Tea Room 18/10/2009  click here to view photos
Battle Cycle Rally 20/09/2009  click here to view photos
Egerton Park Edwardian Picnic, Bexhill 30/08/2009  click here to view photos
Bexhill Museum Leaflet Distribution Event 01/08/2009  click here to view photos
Bexhill Carnival 25/07/2009 click here to view photos
Langton Primary School, Battle 18/06/2009  click here to view photos
Edwardian Picnic, Bexhill 25/05/2009 click here to view photos

Classic Cycle Group  (YouTube)   Click here & here to view

NOSTALGIC BICYCLE FILM / YouTube / VIDEO CLIPS / PHOTOS:
Anjou Velo Vintage   Click here to view
Antique Bicycles Ride - Netherlands.   Click here to view
Cycling in the Netherlands in the 1950’s
A collection of colourful images of the Dutch cycling in the 1950’s. In villages, in cities, for work, for pleasure: the Dutch cycled all over their country in great numbers. Even greater numbers than today. Click here to view.
Cyclists’ Special - Out for a cushy ride 1955 
CTC Cyclists Special   Click here to view.
Dutch Veteran Bicycle Club
May 2011
Edwardian Stunt Riders
In 1901, Fancy Cycling, an extraordinary book by Isabel Marks, was published, showing straight-faced paragons of Edwardian society pulling off some pretty daring (and peculiar) stunts. Marvel as these tailored tricksters demonstrate how to pick up a handkerchief without dismounting, ride backwards while seated on the handlebar, and 'tilting at the ring' Click here to view photos
How to make a bicycle.
Interesting in two ways; the amazing culture & expertise that existed in British Industry in 1945 and the obvious pride in making a good product, did they really talk like that? No health & safety then! Click here to view
Old black & white photos
Hundreds of old postcards and photos of early bicycles. Click here to view.
RayandBeau The Penny Farthing man.
Just taking a leisurely ride on my antique bike. Click here to view.
Scenes from “A Day Out”
(Alan Bennett) “On a Sunday morning in 1911 the boys from the cycling club begin to assemble...” Click here to view.    (Full DVD available at Amazon)
The Tweed Run 2012. Click here to view
The Tweed Run 2011. Click  here and here and here and here and here
The Tweed Run 2010. Click here to view and here and here
The Bicycle 
A fascinating BBC video about the history of the bicycle.  Click here
Touring in Norway in the 1880’s click here.
Traveltalks - 1937 Copenhagen
James A. Fitzpatrick’s Traveltalks The Voice of the Globe 1937 Copenhagen. Click here to view
Victorian women
demonstrate their slalom cycling skill. Silent film 1899. Click here to view.
Wartime Dancing (WW2)  Click here to view

To download and print out our flyers click here or on thumbnail flyer alongside.

Please pass them out to anyone interested, leave in shop windows, hotels, or public arenas.

To download and print out our A4 poster click here or on thumbnail poster alongside. These can be laminated and fixed with old sisal, leather or dark string to bicycle baskets.

 

To download and print out our smaller A5 poster click here or on thumbnail poster alongside. These can be laminated and fixed with old sisal, leather or dark string to bicycle frames.


PRESS CUTTINGS :

13/04/2014   Tweed, Tipple & Tea Ride   (Bexhill Observer)
21/02/2014   Vintage bike enthusiasts set to ride again (Bexhill Observer)
25/10/2013   Tweed & Tea Ride (Bexhill Observer)
28/09/2013   Tweed & Tipple Lamp Ride (Bexhill Observer)
09/07/2013   Shared Use Ribbon Cutting Ride (Bexhill Observer)
02/06/2013   Eastbourne Cycling Festival (Bricycles News No. 97)
28/04/2013   On Yer Bike Castle Challenge (Hastings Observer) & 25 years of on yer bike (Hastings on line)
31/03/2013   Easter Bonnet Parade (Bexhill Observer)
03/08/2012   Bexhill Carnival (Transport through the ages) (Bexhill Observer)
06/06/2012   Picture of the week (The Resident)
18/05/2012   Keane video shoot (Bexhill Observer) & Keane Thank you
06/05/2012   Bexhill’s 110th Anniversary Motor Racing & Motoring Heritage   (Bexhill Observer)
03/03/2012   Fairtrade Ride (Bexhill Observer)
29/07/2011   Colonnade Centenary   Bexhill (Bexhill Observer)
     /07/2011  The Tweed Run (Maria David for Cycling Active)
29/04/2011   Right Royal Ride   Bexhill (Bexhill Observer)
26/03/2011   Vehicles of Yesteryear   Pevensey  (Bexhill Observer)
19/02/2011   Bexhill Museum Victorian Exhibition Opening (Bexhill Observer)
14/01/2011   Bexhill Tweed & Tea on the Promenade Family Ride (Bexhill Observer)
19/12/2010   Christmas Shopping Special Ride (Bexhill Observer)
26/11/2010   Bexhill Festive Illuminated Christmas Parade Ride   (Bexhill Observer)
25/09/2010   Victorian Festival   Eastbourne  (Eastbourne Herald)
30/07/2010   Bexhill Carnival   (Bexhill Observer)
30/07/2010   ESTHC ride   with Happy Harold (Bexhill Observer)
02/07/2010   Classic Car display (Bexhill Observer)
08/01/2010   Promenade review   (Bexhill Observer)
01/01/2010   Letter to the Editor. (Thanks from museum). (Bexhill Observer)
25/09/2009   Battle Rally   (Bexhill Observer)
07/08/2009   Leaflet run in style   (Bexhill Observer)
24/07/2009   Battle & Langton School)   (Bexhill Observer)
18 /06/2009  Battle & Langton School talk   (Bike to school)
03/06/2009   Pedalling back   (AdNews & Bexhill Observer 29/05/2009)
15/05/2009   Cycle fun for all the family/    (Bexhill Observer)
  


BICYCLE-RELATED VIDEO CLIPS :

Amsterdamize Could we have something to learn from the Netherlands? (YouTube video)
Angles Morts A cyclist’s point of view (YouTube video)
Bexhill Santa Dash (YouTube video)
Bicycle sounds An interesting vimeo video
Bike commute Nothing to do with Classic Cycling, but a fascinating video of one of our group’s cycle journey commute from work.(YouTube video)
Cycle Rush Hour in the Snow - Utrecht, Netherlands What are the Netherlands Councils are doing right and ours don’t get yet? (YouTube video)
Guy Martin Speed Record (Video)
Guy attempts, with the help of slipstreaming, to break the British record for outright speed on a bicycle: an incredible 110mph. Guy recruits an unlikely team made up of a truck racer, an Olympic gold medallist, a bicycle builder and a design engineer more used to working on next-generation military aircraft.
Insane Downhill Bike Race in Valparaiso, Chile 2011
The Valparaiso Cerro Abajo Race is a legendary urban bike race and is more extreme than skydiving. The rider must brave jumps, stray dogs, and flights of stairs along the steep downhill path. The first person perspective provided by the excellent helmet cam lets us take in every glorious and frightening detail. (YouTube video)
I want to ride my bicycle Queen (YouTube picture video)
Mr B The Gentleman Rhymer A brilliant entertainer with an extraordinary combination of hip-hop and nostalgic England. (YouTube video)
Penny Farthing Polo
Polo on a penny farthing. Penny farthings were the first bicycle used for sport by the Victorians, and now they are being used in a cheap version of polo.
The Dutch Cycling Embassy Can we learn something in the UK here perhaps? (Netherlands education video)
Ride of my life  The story of the bicycle
Author Rob Penn travels around the world collecting handbuilt parts for his dream bicycle and charts the social history of one of mankind's greatest inventions.
The Tweed Run (London) Overview of the event. (YouTube video)
The Rugby Tweed Run (New York) 
This year it was held in NYC for the first time with the sponsorship of Ralph Lauren. Filmed & Edited by Kadshah Nagibe  (YouTube video)
Way Back Home No barriers.

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