Portsmouth City Council says 2019 Portsmouth Glow Ride will not be rescheduled - but a summer event is planned

A POPULAR cycling event that was cancelled in 2019 because of bad weather will not be rescheduled, the council has said.

Wednesday, 22nd January 2020, 2:43 pm
Updated Wednesday, 22nd January 2020, 4:33 pm

But Portsmouth City Council has today dismissed hopes it could be rescheduled for a date in 2020.

The authority said another event will go ahead in its place.

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It said on Twitter: ‘Unfortunately due to the unpredictable winter weather we won't be rescheduling the 2019 Glow Ride.

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‘A summer cycling event is planned and we will announce details closer to the time.

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A family cycling as part of the Glow Ride, in Southsea

The Glow Ride previously began at midday, going on until 7pm with a host of food, drink, music and contests for participants to enjoy.

It was supposed to take place on Saturday, October 26, 2019.

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