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 June  Coggleshall Deer Hunt  Meet at the secret garden/clock tower at 9:45am. Riding through Greenstead Green and Pattiswick, with a pub meal at the end. Approximately 20 miles.  Contact Pat or Marion.

Sun 25 June  Benfleet Open Gardens, including a short walk  Meet at the School Lane car park at 11:30 (no charge on Sundays)  Contact Jeni or Don Mattacks.

Mon 26 June Leigh to Benfleet Walk  Meet at Osborne’s, 10:30am.  Contact Jackie.

Sun 2 July  Tweed Ride 2017  This is your chance to dress up in all your best tweed (or any vintage clothes will do) and come along on this unique bike ride. It’s sure to be jolly good fun and there will be a prize for the best dressed rider. The start is at 2pm from the Belfairs Woodland Centre. It’s a free event, but please pre-book for a cream tea (£3.50) or an afternoon tea (£7.50) by phoning Southchurch Park Café on 01702603486.

Mon 3 July  Leigh to Benfleet Walk  Meet at Osborne’s, 10:30am.  Please note that Don Mattacks will be leading this walk.

Sun 9 July  Upper Roach Valley Walk  Approximately 5 miles. Meet at the Webster’s Way car park in Rayleigh at 10am for coffee.  Contact Clifford.

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


    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 19 July, 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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