Best Lookout Points For Hoggin The Bridge 2018

Hoggin The Bridge roars into town this weekend, we have put together a list of the best viewing areas and approximate times, to allow you to see the most from the thousands of bikes that will flow past during the day. 

The ride leaves Aust at 11am. 

Severn Bridge – Along the pedestrian walkway – from 11am onwards

Pwllymeyric Hill – along the hill – approximately 11:10 onwards

Caerwent – Outside The North Gate B&B, approximately 11:18 onwards

Penhow – Outside the Groes Wen Inn – approximately 11:25 onwards

Langstone – Near the speed camera – approximately 11:32 onwards

Llanmartin – In front of the Old Barn Inn – approximately 11:35 onwards

Magor/Undy – The main road – approximately 11:40 onwards

Rogiet – Main road – approximately 11:45 onwards

Caldicot – The Co-op area – approximately 11:49 onwards

Caldicot – Town Centre – Methodist Church and Cross Area – approximately 11:52 onwards

For those of you looking for the Jelly Baby Lady, Charlie will be located just outside the petrol station along Newport road in Caldicot, make sure your helmets are at the ready!

 

Once the ride has passed your location, please come and join us at The David Broome Event Centre to celebrate and enjoy the afternoon, with live music, traders and caterers and a full line up of entertainment. Car parking is £5, with free entry on foot. 

Over £13,500 Donated To Charities In 2017

The 2017 Hoggin The Bridge event, run by Caldicot Town Team raised a whopping £13,500 for 24 charities. 

Hoggin The Bridge held their annual presentation at Caldicot Choir Hall on Sunday 14th January 2018. 

Monmouthshire County Council Chairwoman Maureen Powell attended the event and presented a cheque to Meningitis Now. 

23 other charities benefited from a share of the £13,500 raised by bikers on Sunday October 8th. 

Over 6,000 bikes took part in the largest ride out to date for the group. Finishing this year at Caldicot Castle, the backdrop and good weather made for a fantastic day out. Live music, motorbike stalls, new motorbikes and bouncy castles all added to the festivities. 

The team are currently working on 2018 and will release more information as soon as possible, keep an eye out on our facebook and instagram pages for more information. 

The charities sharing £13,500 were;

  • Meningitis Now
  • Portskewett Good Companions
  • Rogiet Parkrun
  • Ready Steady Go
  • Caldicot RFC
  • Wye Gymnastics
  • Severn Bridge Parkrun
  • Street Life Sarnies (SLS)
  • St Johns Cymru Wales
  • Ysgol Gymraeg Y Ffin
  • Newport Shotokan Karate Club
  • Friends Of The Dell Park Chepstow
  • Red Robins Nursery
  • 2012 Caldicot ATC Squadron
  • Durand Primary School
  • Bridges Centre (Caerwent)
  • The Olive Branch Day Centre
  • Caldicot 2nd Scouts
  • SARA Beachley
  • Caerwent Junior Football Club
  • Newport Sea Cadets
  • Bluebells Playgroup
  • National Association For Bikers With A Disability (NABD)