Cambridge to Milton Keynes to Oxford – August 22/23 2020
Charity – Kehorne will be using this event to raise some money for Orchid Male Cancer
Visit our Just Giving page to donate. Every little helps and 100% of the money donated goes to charity, we spend our own money to do the trip.
This is just for Kehorne so don’t think for one minute you are expected to get involved in this side of the trip!
Closing date to secure spot 14th August 2020
Train and hotel bookings are your own responsibility
Cambridge to Milton Keynes to Oxford
22nd – 23rd August
Staying at Premier Inn – Milton Keynes Central (Theatre District) hotel on Saturday 22nd August
Earlier train Saturday morning to Paddington (currently the 8:08 from Slough, arrives Paddington 8:22), cycle to Kings Cross (25 minutes), train to Cambridge at 09:12, arrive at Cambridge at 10:00 am
Then Cambridge to Milton Keynes – 50 miles (roughly 5 hours cycling, with an hour for lunch)
Train details – The slow trains to Paddington do not need any booking for cycle space bookings, only the fast train.
Train from Kings Cross to Cambridge – no cycle space needs booking – just turn up and jump on!
Cycle from Milton Keynes to Oxford – 40 miles (roughly 4 hours cycling)
Train from Oxford to Slough – 16:30, arrive at Slough at 17:13 – again fast trains need cycle spaces pre-booked, slow trains no problem.
But, there are options other than that, cycle further, stay in Oxford or get the train back.
Other useful information
Evening in Milton Keynes…assuming anyone feeling like it, we propose just wandering out of the hotel, finding a nice place to eat and go for a couple of drinks… nothing big or late…we’re too old!