Our fabulous Santas on Motorbikes will be taking to the streets of Teesside THIS Saturday!
The established route the ride now follows, is starting from Thornaby Town Centre, travelling through, Stockton, Middlesbrough, Redcar Sea Front and finishing at Kirkleatham Hall for a bacon butty and a hot brew. When the procession arrives at Kirkleatham Hall, Cleveland Police Band and Guisborough Ladies choir will be playing/singing a selection of carols.
The lead vehicle is a Fire engine and Cleveland and Durham Police Motorcycle Sections provide the escort. An open Double Decker Bus carrying local dignitaries follows the procession.
The 2006 ride raised in excess of £1600.The 2007 ride raised in excess of £19,000.The 2008 ride raised in excess of £26,000.The 2009 ride raised in excess of £24,000.The 2010 ride raised in excess of £17,000.The 2011 ride raised in excess of £22,500The 2012 ride raised in excess of £25,000The 2013 ride raised in excess of £29,000The 2014 ride raised in excess of £29,000 The 2015 ride raised in excess of £26,000 The 2016 Ride raised in excess of £25,000Total So far in excess of £244,000
The 2017 Ride takes place on Saturday 25th November 2017.
The Lord Lieutenant of North Yorkshire Barry Dodd CBE has accepted the invitation to attend and along with other VIP's will be travelling in the Open Top Double Decker Bus that follows the procession.
Spike of the Police Interceptors and the Television crew will also be involved with the event.
1 Thornaby Road passing over the A66. 11.37
2 Riverside Roundabout 11.39
3 Riverside Road/Church Road 11.42
4 Stockton High Street 11.45
5 High Street/Yarm Lane. 11.55
6 Wilderness Road 12.02
7 Newport Roundabout 12.09
8 Ayresome Street/Linthorpe Road 12.14
9 Linthorpe Road/Grange Road 12.19
10 Albert Road/Corporation Road 12.23
11 Corporation Road/A66 12.27
12 Trunk Road 12.31
13 Trunk Road/Cargo Fleet Lane 12.35
14 Trunk Road/ICI West Gate 12.42
15 Trunk Road/Kirkleatham Lane 12.46
16 Majuba Road/Newcomen Terrace 12.50
17 Esplanade/High Street 12.54
18 Newcomen Terrace/Majuba Road 13.05
19 Kirkleatham Hall 13.15
THERE WILL BE NO REGISTRATIONS ON THE DAY OF THE EVENT!