Visit the home of an old CTC member – George Bernard Shaw. (https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/shaws-corner) a lovely country house set in a delighful garden. Shaw lived here for 44 years and was regularly seen cycling around the area. National Trust – full adult entrance to the whole property is £8. If you are an NT member bring your membership card for free entrance. We will arrive as the property opens at 12 noon. After visiting the house we will go down the hill (whey hey!) to lunch at the Cross Keys at Gustard Wood. Afternoon tea stop at the John Bunyan, Coleman Green. Then a choice of cycling back to Welwyn Garden City to catch a train, or cycle back to Barnet.
Train times (Please recheck train times, nearer to the date):
New Southgate 09.51 10.21
Oakleigh Park 09.54 10.24
New Barnet 09.57 10.27
Arrive: Welwyn Garden City 10.18 10.48
Meet: from 10.30am for a coffee at McDonalds, Welwyn Garden City, (just outside the shopping centre/station entrance) Be ready to leave at 11am
Ride leader: Malcolm Nightingale