25th June - Ashton Canal 1pm - 4pm A leisurely 12 mile, 4 mile ride along the canal to the Portland Basin, with coffee stop and visiting Moravian Settlement on the return. Booking required with the guides. £12. Meet Kate Dibble and Emma Fox at the Lock Keeper’s Cottage, Lock Nr 2, Ashton Canal Towpath, M4 6EQ.
26th July - Manchester Ship Canal and Bridgewater Canal 17:30 - 20:30An 8 mile, 3 hour ‘Big Ditch’ evening bike ride, looking at the history and present day operation, to the former docks and Media City. Return via the Bridgewater Canal. Booking required with the guides. £12 Meet Emma Fox and Kate Dibble outside the National Football Museum entrance, Urbis Building, M4 3BG.
19th August - Lowry - a Simple Man? 10-30am - 1-30pm A leisurely 8 mile, 3-hour bike ride visiting Lowry haunts, hearing about his ‘simple’ life, paintings and ‘dreamscapes’. Booking required with the guide. £12 Meet Kate Dibble outside HOME, 2 Tony Wilson Place, Manchester M15 4FN
3rd September - Rochdale Canal 13:00 - 17:00 Cycling slowly along this former industrial waterway spotting former textile mills, some football history and maybe even wildlife. Booking required with the guides. £12 Meet Kate Dibble & Emma Fox outside Roche Bobois Showroom, Redhill Street M4 5AG
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