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Evington Bicycle Club Looks Ahead to 2018

  Evington Bicycle Club is planning for the future. 2017 saw an increase in membership and the club is to consult on plans for 2018 at a committee meeting, after the season’s end, in October. In 2017 the club welcomed Leicester Wheels for All, b-buddies and  Ride Leicester Festival (open gallery) to its regular Monday club meetings.    Most of the club’s ... Read More »

Club News – Evington Bicycle Club welcomes b-buddies on Monday 8 May

On Monday 8 May the Club welcome b-buddies.  Come down to Evington Park at 6 o’clock to see a fabulous miniature road layout for young balance bike riders.  Young pre-school children will love it!  (Older children welcome too, as always!)  If you know of any families likely to be interested please pass on the word! Another Date for your diary – ... Read More »

Evington Bicycle Club – Programme for 2017

  Evington Bicycle Club has a great programme lined up for local people who want to start cycling or to cycle more often.   Most of our participants are children but we have a core of adults who learned to ride at our Monday evening sessions. Please come along to our Annual General Meeting on the evening of Monday April 10th. This ... Read More »

Adrian Mole at 50.

  We will never know how Adrian coped with his middle-aged crisis. He is bound to be having one! Sue Townsend, the biggest selling UK author of the eighties died in 2014.  There had been talk of a new manuscript but nothing emerged.   Townsend’s agents said that the new story was up to the Sue’s usual high standards.  Mole fans ... Read More »

Evington Bicycle Club looks ahead to 2017

On a cold Sunday morning (18 December) the leaders of Evington Bicycle Club met to check over the cycle fleet.  The club is preparing for the 2017 Summer season which begins on Monday April 3rd at six 0’clock. We’re already looking forward to warmer days! The picture shows one of our great sun-filled events from 2016.  This is the club ... Read More »

Spanish Tapas Class

  On July 30th St Denys’ Parish Centre played host to ‘Cooking Spanish Tapas – the healthier way!’, the perfect way to spice up anyone’s weekend. The selection of treats included: Patatas Bravas, Cracked marinated Olives, Cheese & Olive Empanadillas and Pan-fried Chorizo & Rustic Bread. All the food created a gorgeous aroma that could be smelt all around, and ... Read More »

Evington Heritage Village

WELCOME TO EVINGTON VILLAGE The origins of the settlement at Evington can be traced back more than 1000 years to Anglo-Saxon times, when the village would have been known as Aefa’s Tun – the settlement of Aefa’s people. The village is mentioned in the Domesday survey of 1086, where Hugh de Grentemesnil is listed as the principal landowner in Avintone; ... Read More »