Location: START POINT: Park Lane Barclays Cycle Hire Docking Station
Dr Bike will check bikes before the rides starts. If you don't have a bicycle you can use the Barclays hire bikes at the meeting point.
Route: Rock 'n' Ride
Some of the sites we will visit on route....
*The Bee Gees Composed and Stayed Here 1968 - 1980
*Beatles Last Live Performance
*Location of the cover photograph for the iconic David Bowie album 'The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars'.
*Site of the 2i's coffee bar (1956 - 1970), birthplace of British rock 'n roll and the popular music industry.
*Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club (and Mozart plaque opposite)
*First gig by the Sex Pistols 1975
*Keith Moon, 1946 - 1978, legendary rock drummer with 'The Who', performed here at the site of the Marquee Club in the 1960s.
*Beginning of Beatlemania
*John Lennon & Yoko Ono’s home 1968
*Zebra Crossing from the cover of the Beatles ‘Abbey Road’ album
*Abbey Road Studios
And many more......
Come and join us for a fun relaxing day exploring the City of Westminster
Westminster Rock n Ride
Experienced cycle marshals will take you on a seven mile led ride covering the highlights of rock and pop in the City of Westminster.
Sun 27 Apr 2014, 14:00-17:30
For all those who live, work or study in Westminster