Photo: Young riders

This summer will see the return of the popular “Ditch Those Stabilisers” cycling events. Children aged four and above can learn to ride a bike unaided at the sessions held in Litherland and Ainsdale.

The events have a very high success rate and staff from Sefton Council’s Travel Awareness and Safety Team offer a range of practical advice to children and their parents.

The “Ditch those Stabilisers” sessions will take place at:

Shoreside Primary School, Westminster Drive, Ainsdale, PR8 2QZ

Event Date
Ditch Those Stabilisers  30 Jul 2015
Ditch Those Stabilisers  6 Aug 2015
Ditch Those Stabilisers  13 Aug 2015
Ditch Those Stabilisers  27 Aug 2015

Sessions are free but pre-booking is essential. To register, call Sefton Travel Awareness and Safety team, on 0151 934 4638.


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