About Us

Exercise and fun!

The Traditional Touring Club is based in Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, England. We arrange events for ourselves such as:
Walking trips and cycle rides - in Britain and further afield
Weekend and longer trips
Social events, including a book club, film group, allotment group - and more!

We meet on the third Wednesday of every month at The Constitutional Club in Elm Road, Leigh-on-sea at 8.30pm. Come along and join us.

Next Walks and Cycles

 

 

 

Fri 18 Aug  Early Evening Cycle  Meet at the Arches at 4pm for a local cycle of approx. 20 miles.  Contact Sally Meredith.

Sun 20 Aug  Hyde Hall Hoedown  21 miles of pleasant cycling along quiet lanes and byways. Meet at RHS Hyde Hall, CM3 8RA, at 10:20am.  Contact Stuart.

Mon 21 Aug  Leigh to Benfleet Walk  Meet at Osborne’s, 10:30am.  Contact Jackie.

Fri 25 Aug  Early Evening Cycle  Meet at the Arches at 4pm for a local cycle of approx. 20 miles.  Contact Sally Meredith.

Sun 27 Aug  Walk from the School Lane Car Park, Benfleet (the car park is free on Sundays)  A figure of eight walk of approx. 5 miles, starting at 10:30am. Please note that although most of the walk will be mud free, we will be crossing the railway line (three times), which means walking through fields, which could be muddy. So please check the weather conditions and dress accordingly (including appropriate footwear).  Contact Pat O’Shea.

Mon 28 Aug  Leigh to Benfleet Walk  Meet at Osborne’s, 10:30am.  Contact Clifford.

Fri 1 Sep  Early Evening Cycle  Meet at the Arches at 4pm for a local cycle of approx. 20 miles.  Contact Sally Meredith.

Sun 3 Sep  Gallop to Galleywood  Meet 9:30am at the 'The White Hart Inn', Margaretting Tye, CM4 9JX. The ride is approx. 30 miles and we will cycle towards Galleywood, West Hanningfield, Bickanacre, then back towards South Hanningfield and Stock, finishing at the 'White Hart Inn' for lunch.  Contact Sally Meredith.

So, grab your walking shoes or hop on your saddle, and join us for these outings ....

Additional to our gallery, photos of past trips, social events, etc may be found on our page in Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TraditionalTouringClub

For further forthcoming events, please see the full schedule, which includes leader contact details. This may be obtained by e-mailing Sally: meredith.s@sky.com

The Traditional Touring Club is affiliated to the Ramblers Assocation, who publish an excellent magazine.  If you want to have a peruse, the link is: http://www.ramblers.org.uk/walk-magazine.aspx

We are also affiliated to the Cycle Touring Club of Great Britain (CTC).  Further information may be found by visiting their website: http://www.ctc.org.uk/cyclepedia

As well as some very good walking, Essex has a lot more to offer ..  to find out go to the Visit Essex website - www.visitessex.com

News

    An opportunity to buy TTC 'outer garments'

We have a range of TTC clothing for sale in blue or maroon and all sporting the TTC logo.  However, once the current stock of these garments have been sold, we will no longer be holding any stock.  So, if you still want a fleece, sweatshirt or T-shirt, with the TTC logo on, then you will need to contact the supplier direct.  For their contact details, please phone Norman on 07770765182.

First Aid App

Here is a link through to a useful first aid app for cyclists, which has been produced by St John Ambulance: www.sja.org.uk/cycling

Next TTC Club Meeting

Wednesday 20 September, 8.30pm at the Constitutional Club, 116 - 118, Elm Road, Leigh-on-Sea, SS9 1SQ.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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We welcome new members - so why not come along for a trial walk or cycle?

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