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Spring 2017 Diary Dates and Provisional FNSS Dates

Wed 15th Beer House, St Mary’s Road, Mkt Harb
Tues 21st Harlestone Firs 7.20pm
Wed 22nd Brampton Halt, Chapel Brampton 6.45pm
Sunday 26th Mothering Sunday & British Summer Time
Tues 28th Harlestone Firs 7.20pm
Wed 29th Wilbarston Village Hall 6.45pm
April
Sun 2nd CATS Rockingham MMBO Trailquest at Caldecott from 8am
Tues 4th Harlestone Firs 7.20pm
Wed 5th Loddington Village Hall 6.45pm Martyn Bevan
Sun 9th HONC
Tues 11th Harlestone Firs 7.20pm
Wed 12th Stag’s Head, Maidwell 6.45pm Neil Holman
Fri 14th Good Friday
Sun 16th Easter Sunday
Tues 18th Harlestone Firs 7.20pm
Wed 19th Welford Village Hall 6.45pm Neil Holman
Sun 23rd
Tues 25th Harlestone Firs 7.20pm
Wed 26th Foxton Church, Foxton 6.45pm Neil Holman

Provisional FNSS Calendar

· Round 1 May 5th CATS MBC @ Borough Hill, Daventry NN11 4NA
· Round 2 May 12th Renvale RT @ Avalanche Adventure, Sibbertoft LE16 9UJ
· Round 3 May 19th Kettering CC @ Prologis Park, Kettering NN14 1UB
· Round 4 May 26th Marlow RT @ Airfield Farm, Gartree LE16 7QB
· Round 5 June 2nd Lloyds Cycles @ Hicks Lodge, Ashby De La Zouch LE65 2UP
· Round 6 June 9th Welland Valley CC @ Kilworth Springs Golf Club LE17 6HJ (Venue to be confirmed)
· Round 7 June 16th Team Milton Keynes @ National Bowl, Milton Keynes MK5 8AA
· Round 8 June 23rd Rugby Velo @ Mallory Park LE9 7QE
· Round 9 June 30th Dean Barnet & FNSS members @ TBC
· Round 10 July 7th TREADS CC @ Delapry Abbey, Northampton NN4 8AW
· Round 11 July 14th Numplumz.com @ West Lodge Rural Centre, Desborough NN14 2SH
· Round 12 July 21st Team Jewson @ Adventure Sport, Wedgnock Lane, Warwick CV35 7PX
· Round 13 July 28th Stag’s Head @ Harrington Aerodrome, Draughton NN6 9JF
· Round 14 August 4th CATS MBC @ Spanhoe Aerodrome, Bulwick NN17 5AF
· Round 15 August 11th Rockingham Forest Whrs @ East Carlton Country Park LE16 8YF
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· Non Counting BBQ & Handicap August 18th CATS MBC @ KIlworth Spring Golf Club, LE17 6HJ

Winter 2016/2017 Diary Dates

November:

Tues 1st Harlestone Firs 7.20pm
Wed 2nd Beer House, St Mary’s Road, Mkt Harb 6.45pm
Sun 6th MMBO Cannock Chase
Tues 8th Harlestone Firs 7.20pm
Wed 9th Brampton Halt, Chapel Brampton 6.45pm
Sun 13th D & W event
Tues 15th Harlestone Firs 7.20pm
Wed 16th Beer House, St Mary’s Road, Mkt Harb 6.45pm
Tues 22nd Harlestone Firs 7.20pm
Wed 23rd Brampton Halt, Chapel Brampton 6.45pm
Sun 27th MMBO Old Woodhouse
Tues 29th Harlestone Firs 7.20pm
Wed 30th The Stag’s Head, Maidwell 6.45pm

December:

Sun 4th Market Harborough Town Centre to the Old Barn, Glooston 8.30am
Tues 6th Harlestone Firs 7.20pm
Wed 7th Beer House, St Mary’s Road, Mkt Harb
Tues 13th Harlestone Firs 7.20pm
Wed 14th CATS ANNUAL DRINK The Stag’s Head, Maidwell from 7pm
Tues 20th
Wed 21st
Merry Christmas
Tues 27th CATS CRACKERS 15 Harlestone from 8am
Wed 28th
Happy New Year

January:

Tues 3rd Harlestone Firs 7:20pm
Wed 4th Beer House, St Mary’s Road, Mkt Harb
Sun 8th Market Harborough Town Centre to Sweethedges
Tues 10th Harlestone Firs 7.20pm
Wed 11th Brampton Halt, Chapel Brampton 6.45pm
Tues 17th Harlestone Firs 7.20pm
Wed 18th Beer House, St Mary’s Road, Mkt Harb 6.45pm
Tues 24rd Harlestone Firs 7.20pm
Wed 25th Brampton Halt, Chapel Brampton 6.45pm
Tues 31st Harlestone Firs 7.20pm

Summer 2016 Diary Dates

Good afternoon,
WEDNESDAY 19TH OCTOBER CATS MBC AGM @ THE STAG’S HEAD, MAIDWELL 7PM FOR FOOD 8PM FOR AGM START.
Last year we had a BBQ after Cycle 4 Cynthia, but this year the ride is 2 weeks later.
Hopefully we will plan a BBQ with Robert in later Summer but before C4C.
Ian Mansfield organizes his rides around Harlestone Firs every Tuesday. 7:20 start at the main entrance. 
For the latest updates and planned rides, please keep an eye on our Facebook page.
As promised, here are the next set of diary dates:
MAY:
Sun 1st Loddington Ride. Sports Hall 8.30am Martyn Bevan
Wed 4th Borough Hill, Daventry 6.45pm Course reccie
Fri 6th FNSS Round 1 CATS MBC @ Borough Hill
Wed 11th Great Bowden Village Centre 6.45pm Neil Holman
Sun 15th MMBO event @ Bredon Hill
Fri 13th FNSS Round 2 TBC
Wed 18th Welford Village Hall 6.45pm Neil Holman
Fri 20th FNSS Round 3 Kettering CC @ Desborough Leisure Centre
Wed 25th Rothwell Town Centre 6.45pm Chris Saywood
Fri 27th FNSS Team relay?????
JUNE
Wed 1st Harlestone Firs 6.45pm Ian Mansfield
Fri 3rd FNSS Round 4 TREADS CC @ Delapry
Sun 5th MMBO event @ Church Stretton
Wed 8th Foxton Church 6.45pm Neil Holman
Fri 10th FNSS Round 5 Welland Valley CC @ Kilworth Springs
Sun 12th CATS MBC on tour Rothwell to Rutland Water 8.30am Chris Saywood
Wed 15th Naseby Village Hall 6.45pm Neil Holman
Fri 17th FNSS Round 6 Lutterworth Cycles @ Mallory
Sun 19th MMBO event @ Woodhouse Eaves
Wed 22nd Irchester Country Park 6.45pm Mark Spittles
Fri 24th FNSS Round 7 Numplumz @ West Lodge Rural Centre
Wed 29th Wilbarston Village Hall 6.45pm Neil Holman
JULY
Fri 1st FNSS Round 8 Rocko Forest Wheelers @ East Carlton Country Park
Sun 3rd CATS MBC on tour Hicks Lodge Nr. Ashby de la Zouch 9.30am Neil Holman & Ian Mansfield
Wed 6th Kings Head, Spratton 6.45pm Andrew Waller
Fri 8th FNSS Round 9 Lloyds Cycles @ Hicks Lodge
Wed 13th Rothwell Town Centre 6.45pm Anthony Bowmer (Muddycus)
Fri 15th FNSS Round 10 Rugby Velo @ Mallory
Wed 20th Medbourne Village Centre 6.45pm Neil Holman
Fri 22nd FNSS No Race Planned
Wed 27th The Stag’s Head, Maidwell, 6.45pm Neil Holman
Fri 29th FNSS Round 11 Stags Head @ Maidwell
Sun 31st CATS MBC on tour Bakewell School 9.00am Neil Holman
AUGUST
Wed 3rd Spanhoe Aerodrome, Bulwick Estates 6.45pm Ian Mansfield
Fri 5th FNSS Round 12 CATS MBC @ Spanhoe Aerodrome
Wed 10th Loddington Sports Hall, 6.45pm Martyn Bevan
Fri 12th FNSS Round 13 Team Jewson @ Adventure Sports
Wed 17th Husbands Bosworth Village Centre 6.45pm Neil Holman
Fri 19th FNSS CATS MBC @ Kilworth Springs
Sun 21st CATS MBC on tour Wakerley Woods 9.00am Anthony Bowmer (Muddycus)
Wed 26th Kings Head, Spratton 6.45pm Andrew Waller
Wed 31st Naseby Village Hall 6.45pm Neil Holman
SEPTEMBER
Wed 7th Irchester Country Park, 6.45pm Mark Spittles
Wed 14th Brixworth Country Park 6.45pm Ian Mansfield
Wed 21st Loddington Sports Hall 6.45pm Martyn Bevan
Sun 25th MMBO event @ Ticknall
Sun 25th CATS MBC on tour Cycle 4 Cynthia @ Holdenby Hall
Wed 28th Harlestone Firs 6.45pm Neil Holman
OCTOBER
Wed 5th Harrington Village Hall 6.45pm Tony Page
Sun 9th MMBO event @ North Herts
Wed 12th Great Bowden Village Centre 6.45pm Neil Holman
Wed 19th CATS MBC AGM @ The Stag’s Head, Maidwell
Sun 23rd MMBO event @ Northants
Wed 26th Foxton Church 6.45pm Neil Holman

 

CATS on the right track

Read Neil’s blog about CATS trip to Derby Arena: click here

Winter 2016 Calendar

I do intend to organize another Peak District ride this winter, as soon as I get a date I will set up an event on our Facebook page but I am guessing at April 3rd

Ian Mansfield organizes his rides around Harlestone Firs every Tuesday.

For the latest updates, please keep an eye on our Facebook page.

January 2016

Wed 6th The Cherry Tree, Little Bowden 6.45pm

Wed 13th The Brampton Halt, Chapel Brampton 6.45pm

Sun 17th MMBO event at Ashby Folville Leicestershire

Wed 20th The Cherry Tree, Little Bowden 6.45pm

Mon 25th FNSS AGM

Wed 27th The Brampton Halt, Chapel Brampton 6.45pm

Sat 30th CATS Annual Dinner

Sun 31st MMBO event at Hopwood, M42 Junction 2 or Welland Valley Reliability Trial, Lubenham Village Hall

February

Wed 3rd The Cherry Tree, Little Bowden 6.45pm

Wed 10th The Brampton Halt, Chapel Brampton 6.45pm

Sun 14th A5 Ranger Cycle Jumble TBC

Wed 17th The Cherry Tree, Little Bowden 6.45pm

Wed 24th The Brampton Halt, Chapel Brampton 6.45pm

Sun 28th MMBO event at Dadlington, Warwickshire

March

Wed 2nd The Cherry Tree, Little Bowden 6.45pm

Wed 9th The Brampton Halt, Chapel Brampton 6.45pm

Wed 16th The Cherry Tree, Little Bowden 6.45pm

Sun 20th MMBO eveny at Lowsonford, Warwickshire

Wed 23rd The Brampton Halt, Chapel Brampton 6.45pm

Sun 27th Easter Sunday & BST Starts

Wed 30th The Stag’s Head, Maidwell 6.45pm

April

Sun 3rd (Possible BAKEWELL Ride)

Wed 6th The Cherry Tree, Little Bowden 6.45pm

Sun 10th HONC

Wed 13th Wilbarston Village Hall 6.45pm

Sun 17th CATS MBC / MMBO event at Wilbarston, Market Harborough

Wed 20th Naseby Village Hall 6.45pm

Wed 27th Loddington Sports Hall 6.45pm

Calendar updated for Summer 2015

Check the CATS Facebook page for the very latest information.

Tuesday’s gentle Harlestone Firs rides will continue through to mid. July.  Meet at the entrance on the A428 ready to ride at 19:20.

April

Wed 15th Shoulder of Mutton, Foxton 6.45pm Neil Holman

Sun 19th CATS MBC TQ @ Foxton from 8.30am

Wed 22nd Naseby Village Hall 6.45pm Neil Holman

Wed 29th Kings Head, Spratton 6.45pm Andrew Waller

May

Wed 6th Borough Hill, Daventry, Course Prep. 6.45pm

Fri 8th Round 1 FNSS @ Borough Hill

Wed 13th Harlestone Firs, Duston, Northampton 6.45pm Ian Mansfield

Fri 15th Round 2 FNSS @ Mallory

Sun 17th MMBO @ South Croxton, Leics

Wed 20th Delapry Abbey, Northampton 6.45pm Ian Mansfield

Fri 17th Round 3 FNSS @ Delapry

Sun 24th East Carlton Country Park to Willy Watt Marina 8.30am Andy Carter

Wed 27th Cherry Tree, Little Bowden 6.45pm Andrew Holt

Sun 31st MMBO @ Longdon, Worcs

June

Wed 3rd Irchester Country Park 6.45pm Mark & Ginette Spittles

Fri 5th FNSS Round 4 The Bowl, Milton Keynes

Wed 10th Neville Arms, Medbourne 6.45pm Neil Holman

Sun 14th MMBO @ Shatterford, Worcs

Wed 17th Husbands Bosworth Village Centre 6.45pm Neil Holman

Fri 19th FNSS Round 5 Kilworth Spring Golf Club

Sun 21st Mkt Harb Town Centre to Wistow Tea Rooms 8.30am Neil Holman

Wed 24th Shoulder of Mutton, Great Bowden 6.45pm Andrew Holt

Fri 26th FNSS Round 6 Hicks Lodge, Ashby De La Zouch

Sat & Sun 27th & 28th MMBO / BMBO Champs @ Cannock Chase

July

Wed 1st Wilbarston Village Hall 6.45pm Neil Holman

Fri 3rd FNSS Round 7 East Carlton Country Park

Wed 8th Spanhoe Aerodrome, Bulwick Estates 6.45pm Course Prep

Fri 9th FNSS Round 8 Bulwick Estates

Wed 15th Naseby Village Hall 6.45pm Maryn Bevan

Wed 22nd Irchester Country Park 6.45pm Mark & Ginette Spittles

Wed 29th Kings Head, Spratton 6.45pm Andrew Waller

August

Sun 2nd Mkt Harb Town Centre to Sweetedges 8.30am Neil Holman

Wed 5th Old Village Centre, 6.45pm Neil Holman

Fri 7th FNSS Round 9 Mallory

Wed 12th Rothwell Town Centre 6.45pm Tony Bowmer / Alex Smith

Fri 14th FNSS Round 10 Rothwell

Wed 19th Welford Village Hall 6.45pm Neil Holman

Fri 21st FNSS Handicap & BBQ at Kilworth Springs Golf Club

Wed 26th Harlestone Firs, Duston 6.45pm Ian Mansfield

September

Wed 2nd The Stag’s Head, Maidwell 6.45pm Neil Holman

CATS Cracker – Sunday 28th – Yelvertoft Village Hall

This is a Midlands MBO event where everyone is welcome.   All the details can be found here:  http://www.midlandsmbo.co.uk/