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Experience the best of local cafe culture

You can have your cake and eat it with The cake escape.

The cake escape is encouraging Essex residents and visitors to grab their bikes and cycle through some of the most beautiful places in Essex. The cake escape combines a little exercise with exploration of the countryside and the best of local café culture.

The more you cycle, the more free cake you can eat!

How to take part

why join

Whether you enjoy cycling, like cake, want to explore the Essex countryside or simply relish a challenge then The cake escape is for you – get on your bike and join us! To receive your cake escape loyalty log book let us know the following:

Number of Loyalty Log Books
(one per participant)

Cafe sign up

How to participate

Calling all cafes in Essex! If your café/tea room/coffee shop/transport café would like to become a ‘Cycling Café’ and can demonstrate that you are a destination that actively encourages cyclists then we would love to hear from you.

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Added 26th May 2016


Zoe's Coffee Shop

Great Dunmow

Added 26th May 2016




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