Hooks Cross - Hertfordshire

14th April

Our ride today was to the Three Horseshoes at Hooks Cross, just south of Stevenage. Seven of us met at Dimples Café, Willian Way leaving for Hooks Cross at about 10:50. (Sheila, Frank, Norman, Paul and I, Stuart with two new members Bob and George. Frank and George peeled off before reaching Hooks Cross to continue on their own. The rest of us arriving at about 12:30. We went via Weston, Hall's Green, Walkern and Aston for the out ward journey. A nice Al Fresco lunch was had in lovely sunshine. Mind you we had a bit of a wait for the lunch to arrive, still it was enjoyable with good craic. Norman made his own way back and the rest of us came back via Old Knebworth, Shilly Green, Little Almshoe and Little Wymondley. The weather was sunny and warm with a moderate south westerly wind. Approximately 27 miles in total starting and finishing at Dimples.