Days out & Local interest

Ideas for a day out in or around Macclesfield.

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Event Information:

  • Sat

    Dave Myers - Dave Day Ride

    London to Barrow-in-Furness
    🏍️ Will You Be Joining the ‘Dave Day’ Ride? 🏍️
    Saturday, 8th June 2024 - From London to Barrow In Furness
    The National Motorcycle Museum is honoured to participate in an extraordinary event - The Hairy Bikers Ride Out in Tribute to Dave Myers. This is more than just a ride; it's a heartfelt journey of remembrance for the legendary Dave Myers of the Hairy Bikers, uniting communities and fans in a meaningful tribute.
    🔹 Route Highlight:
    Pit Stop at the National Motorcycle Museum ⏰ 10:45 AM - 11:30 AM (traffic permitting)
    Take a moment to rest and refresh at our iconic museum. Our doors will be wide open for all guest riders to explore our magnificent collection. Enjoy delightful refreshments at our café to fuel your journey ahead.
    🔹 Ride Led By:
    Si King and Jason ‘Woody’ Woodcock - With the BBC capturing every moment for a documentary, your participation will be immortalized in tribute to Dave.
    🔹 Special Announcement:
    The "Dave Day" Initiative - Transform "I’m having a great day!" into "I’m having a Dave Day!" which is a celebration of joy, remembrance, and communal support.
    🔹 Festivities in Barrow In Furness:
    Prepare for an explosion of culture with events, bands, plays, food stalls, and an exhilarating concert by a chart-topping band!
    💖 A Cause Close to Our Hearts:
    All profits from the day will be dedicated to Childline and The Institute for Cancer Research, embodying the spirit of giving and support that Dave always stood for.
    👥 Join the Community:
    The official Dave Day Facebook group is rapidly growing! With over 22,000 followers already, be part of this expanding family by joining us at:
    🏍️ Don't miss your chance to be part of this monumental ride. Sign up to the ride now and ensure your place in this unforgettable tribute to Dave Myers.
    Let's ride together in memory of Dave Myers and make this a day of tribute, friendship, and love. Every mile we cover, every story we share, brings us closer to honouring a man who touched so many lives.