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Wheelers Charity Cycle in aid of ‘Head Injury Support’

‘Head Injury Support’ and ‘Slieve Gullion Wheelers’ have teamed up for charity cycle, ‘The South Down Coastal Tour’ on Sunday 8th September 2019. 

This beautiful 55-mile leisure cycle starts at Newry Leisure Centre (Cecil Street, Newry). Registration is open from 8.30am with tea and coffee available. 

The cycle begins at 9.30am heading out of Newry towards Hilltown, stopping off at ‘The Harbour House Inn’ Newcastle for a welcome bite to eat, then onwards to Kilkeel while enjoying the beautiful coastal scenery, back into Newry where hot refreshments await the weary cyclists.

Motor bike marshals and back up vans will be in attendance along the route. Motorists along the route are asked to take extra care. Registration fee is £20/€20 and helmets must be worn.

Head Injury Support is a local charity based in Kildare Street in Newry. We support people that have acquired a brain injury and their carers and families. All funds raised from ‘The South Down Coastal Tour’ will allow the charity to provide vital services to adults with an acquired brain injury.  

For more information please contact Michelle on 028 3083 3728 or See our Facebook page: or for online entries.