This page has information to assist you with making sure you are ready to ride, that your bike is maintained properly, and then later that you can feel comfortable in riding in a group, and then move on with planning and cycling your own routes and tours

Making sure your bike is ready to go when you are Including Route Planning websites, overcoming the mysteries of using a Garmin device (!), and thoughts on including a train journey into your route

Additionally there are Sample routes and a library of past rides


And then when you are ready to go how to find a cafe en route, and how to find out about roadworks which could affect your ride.  And then when you’re ready to go further afield !