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Castleman Trailway cycle ride

Posted on 24 Apr 2014
A cycle ride for all the family is planned along the Castleman Trailway from Colehill Memorial Hall to Moors Valley on Sunday 27 April, 10 to 4. This year is the 50th anniversary of the withdrawal of passenger train services from the area. A guide will take you along the route from Colehill Memorial Hall to Moors Valley. Discover some of the history of this old railway line. It was Charles Castleman who promoted a line from Southampton to Dorchester via Wimborne in 1844. Spend two hours at Moors Valley to do your own thing before returning to Colehill with your guide. The cycle ride is suitable for ages 8 years and over. Children must be accompanied and capable of riding 8 miles to Moors Valley and 8 miles back to Colehill. Please bring your own bicycle. The cost is £4 per family and booking is essential on 01425 470721 or visit www.moors-valley.co.uk.