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




Sun 25 Feb  Local Walk  Meet at Leigh Station, 11am, for a short walk towards Hadleigh, about 4-5 miles.  Contact Sally.

Mon 26 Feb  Leigh to Benfleet Walk  Leave 10:30am from Osborne’s. Please arrive earlier if you want a cup of coffee and a choc chip cookie. A flat, easy, but bracing and peaceful walk, alongside the river path. Then you can return by public transport or walk back for extra exercise. Lunch in the Half Crown in Benfleet.  Contact Jackie

Sun 4 Mar  Pedal Purely to Purleigh  Approx. 168 furlongs (give or take the odd furlong) of pleasant cycling along country lanes/byways. Meet 10:20am at Hyde Hall, CM3 8ET.  Contact Stuart.

Mon 5 Mar  Details as for 26 Feb.

Sun 11 Mar  Capital Ring Walk  Approx. 6 miles from Richmond to Boston Manor. Meet at Leigh Station, 9am, for the train to Fenchurch Street.  Contact Rob.

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

Please note: our allotment group is always looking for new members (membership of the TTC is required first). If interested, please contact Norman.


    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


Wednesday 21 March, 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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