Free adult cycling course

Published Friday, 15 May 2015

RESIDENTS in Hinckley and Bosworth are being offered the chance to boost their bike skills with a free adult cycling course.

The free courses will be run over the summer at a number of venues across the borough. Each session is run over five weeks and lasts two hours. 

Courses in the borough are:
  • Earl Shilton, Weavers Close School. Tuesdays, from 6 to 8pm, starting on 9 June
  • Burbage Junior School. Thursdays, from 5.30pm to 7.30pm, starting on 6 August
  • Barwell, William Bradford Academy. Saturdays, from 10am to 12noon, starting on 5 September
A Leicestershire County Council spokesperson said: “Our cycling courses cater for all levels, to give even the most inexperienced riders confidence at taking to the road.
“The free courses can also help you to get fit and save money by choosing to travel by bike.”
The courses are aimed at anyone aged over 16 who has never ridden a bike before, hasn’t cycled since childhood or those who are looking to build their skills and confidence.
Equipment, including helmets and bicycles, will be available for loan on the day. 
For more information and to book a place visit  or call 0116 305 8116.

Last update: 15/05/2015 11:17