Woodland wheels

The new £1.5 million Hicks Lodge National Forest Cycle Centre, near Ashby de la Zouch in Leicestershire, has now opened.

The attraction features an ecofriendly visitor centre with café, bike hire, repair shop, showers, a wood-burning stove for chilly days, and eight miles of graded off-road trails. The centre is run by Purple Mountain, which offers a selection of outdoor activities and courses for groups of all sizes.

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