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Find out what’s going on in cake escape cafés throughout Essex

Posted 10th June 2016

I Love Cycling badges


BIKE WEEK GIVEAWAYS 11th - 19th June 2016 Get your log book stamped during bike week and send a selfie of you and your bike at one of our participating cafes to: and we'll send a free cycling gift to the ... Read more

Posted 28th April 2016

Hadleigh Park

Hadleigh Park offers something for everyone, idyllic countryside, magnificent views, important historical sites and one of the UK’s top mountain biking courses. It's a perfect place for picnics and wildlife watching, or to try s ... Read more

Posted 25th April 2016

Cycling with Children

Children love cycling, it's fast and fun, and gives them freedom and independence to get around. And you don’t need to wait until your kids are old enough to ride themselves to start enjoying the benefits of cycling as a family. ... Read more

Posted 15th April 2016

Deli licious Cafe Mini Fun Day!

Deli-licious Cafe in Colchester is holding a Mini Fun Day on Saturday 23rd April 10am-2pm to launch their new collaboration with the Outdoor HIre Centre. A selection of novelty bikes including penny farthings will be on show, there will be ... Read more

Posted 21st August 2015

The Cake Escape features in The Guardian

While the UK’s cycling revolution is hitting the headlines with more and more people buying bicycles or rescuing old ones from the shed, there is still some way to go. While 44% of people own or have access to a bike, only 15% of a ... Read more

Posted 10th August 2015

The Energy Road ride in France

The Energy Road is a 2 days ride by bike or electric bike to promote renewable energies and cycling as a mean of transport. This year the plan is to ride from Le Marquenterre, on the Picardie coast to Boulogne on day one and from Boulogne ... Read more