Nick Thorne

The club has recently received the news regarding the death of ex-member Nick Thorne at the age of 68. Nick served as Banbury Star’s Race Secretary in 1990 and 1991, organising events like the BCF Midlands Division Road Race Championship and the National 25 mile Junior TT as well as many other club events however[…]

Weekend rides 18/19 November

Last weekend saw our rides experience the first real winter conditions with rain, mud, wind and cold temperatures. This coming weekend could well be similar so please ensure you wear appropriate clothing for our three rides: Saturday 10am: our gentle cafe ride heads north via Cropredy and Claydon to Wardington for coffee and cake. The[…]

Weekend rides 28/29 Oct

Our usual weekend fayre of three rides is on offer to tempt you out onto the bike this coming weekend and as we will soon be heading in to mudguard territory so it’s time to dust off your winter steed and give it a try out before the really nasty weather sets in. Saturday 10am:[…]

Weekend rides 7/8 October

The falling leaves signal it’s time for our Autumn Reliability Ride which takes place this coming Sunday preceded by a warm-up ride on the Saturday and for those who don’t fancy becoming lost in the Cotswolds we will also be running the Intermediate ride. The Reliability Ride starts from Woodgreen Leisure Centre, the other two[…]

Weekend rides 30 Sep/1 Oct

Autumn is well and truly here and with the Reliability Ride is just around the corner, on Sunday 8th October, what better reason is there to get out on the bike for a ride in the spectacular Cotswolds this weekend, here’s what’s on offer: (all rides leave from Broadribb Cycles, please be there 15 minutes[…]