9. March 2011 08:58
Poster by Zoe Barker
Why not join this 10 mile bicycle jaunt around London? You will pass by famous sites, including St Paul’s, Big Ben, Buckingham Palace, with a stop for a spot of tea, and ending with a bit of a knees-up out Shoreditch way. If you want to participate, hurry to register on Register on: tweedrun.com
The ride costs £5, with all proceeds going to Bikes4Africa, a non-profit organization created to provide the people of the Mpumalanga province of South Africa with bicycles.
Proper attire is expected. Tweed suits, plus fours, bowties, cycling capes, and jaunty flat caps are all encouraged. Do your best for the highly-prized Best Dressed Man and Best Dressed Woman prizes. Dust off your vintage velocipede for the ride; prizes awarded for best vintage bicycle. And of course don’t forget the world-famous Best Moustache prize, open to both men and women!