About Us

Exercise and fun!

The Traditional Touring Club is based in Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, England. We arrange events for ourselves such as:
Walking trips and cycle rides - in Britain and further afield
Weekend and longer trips
Social events, including a book club, film group, allotment group - and more!

We meet on the third Wednesday of every month at The Constitutional Club in Elm Road, Leigh-on-Sea at 8:30pm. Come along and join us.

Next Walks and Cycles




Mon 20 Aug  Jackie’s Walk to Benfleet  Five miles each way with optional stop for lunch in the Half Crown pub and easy lift back on public transport, if desired. No need to book, just turn up. 10:30am from outside Osborne’s Cockle Stall in Old Leigh.  Contact Jackie.

Sun 26 Aug  Rob’s Capital Ring Walk  Approx. 71/2 miles from Preston Road to East Finchley. Meet 8.30am at Leigh Station for the train to London.  Contact Rob.

Mon 27 Aug (bank holiday)  Jackie’s Walk to Benfleet  Please see Mon 20 Aug, for further details.

Sun 2 Sep  North Fambridge to Burnham  Nice, tranquil and easy 10 mile walk along the River Crouch and lunch in Burnham at the end (or you can bring a packed lunch). Then back to North Fambridge by train. Meet 9am at The Elms for car share or meet 10am at North Fambridge Station.  Contact Sally.

Mon 3 Sep  Jackie’s Walk to Benfleet  Please see Mon 20 Aug, for further details.

Sun 9 Sep  Foulness Cycle  Details to follow.

So, grab your walking shoes or hop on your saddle, and join us for these outings ....

Additional to our gallery, photos of past trips, social events, etc may be found on our page in Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TraditionalTouringClub

For further forthcoming events, please see the full schedule, which includes leader contact details. This may be obtained by e-mailing Sally: sally.meredith53@gmail.com

The Traditional Touring Club is affiliated to the Ramblers Assocation, who publish an excellent magazine.  If you want to have a peruse, the link is: http://www.ramblers.org.uk/walk-magazine.aspx

We are also affiliated to the Cycle Touring Club of Great Britain (CTC).  Further information may be found by visiting their website: http://www.ctc.org.uk/cyclepedia

As well as some very good walking, Essex has a lot more to offer ..  to find out go to the Visit Essex website - www.visitessex.com

Please note: our allotment group is always looking for new members (membership of the TTC is required first). If interested, please contact Norman.


    An opportunity to buy TTC 'outer garments'

We have a range of TTC clothing for sale in blue or maroon and all sporting the TTC logo.  However, once the current stock of these garments have been sold, we will no longer be holding any stock.  So, if you still want a fleece, sweatshirt or T-shirt, with the TTC logo on, then you will need to contact the supplier direct.  For their contact details, please phone Norman on 07770765182.

First Aid App

Here is a link through to a useful first aid app for cyclists, which has been produced by St John Ambulance: www.sja.org.uk/cycling


Wednesday 19 September, 8:30pm at the Constitutional Club,

116 - 118, Elm Road, Leigh-on-Sea, SS9 1SQ.


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We welcome new members - so why not come along for a trial walk or cycle?

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