PICTURES: Riders get on their bikes for hospice event

Big Bike Ride for Butterfly Hospice, at Boston Town FC. L-R Jonathan Self, Harry Self 10 and Lewis Self 8 of Boston, with Harry Packard 10 and Helen Packard of Gosberton.
Big Bike Ride for Butterfly Hospice, at Boston Town FC. L-R Jonathan Self, Harry Self 10 and Lewis Self 8 of Boston, with Harry Packard 10 and Helen Packard of Gosberton.

The annual Big Bike Ride for the Butterfly Hospice has been deemed a wheelie good success!

Cyclists could take on a number of routes, with courses from 9, 33 and 66 miles.

Big Bike Ride for Butterfly Hospice, at Boston Town FC. Charlotte Pedley 9 and Shane Pedley of Boston.

Big Bike Ride for Butterfly Hospice, at Boston Town FC. Charlotte Pedley 9 and Shane Pedley of Boston.

Overall, 138 riders took part on Sunday, with riders departing from Boston Town’s ground on Tattershall 
Road.

“It went really well - there was a lovely community atmosphere,” said Butterfly Hospice Trust manager Linda Sanderson. “It was an event for everyone.”

She added: “The money raised will go directly for the patient care at the hospice.”

Sponsorship money from the event is still being collected and counted.

Big Bike Ride for Butterfly Hospice, at Boston Town FC. L-R Raymond Butler and Mick Baxter of Swineshead.

Big Bike Ride for Butterfly Hospice, at Boston Town FC. L-R Raymond Butler and Mick Baxter of Swineshead.

Big Bike Ride for Butterfly Hospice, at Boston Town FC. L-R Jeni Gostelow, Emma Mitcham and Jonathan Mitcham of Boston.

Big Bike Ride for Butterfly Hospice, at Boston Town FC. L-R Jeni Gostelow, Emma Mitcham and Jonathan Mitcham of Boston.