CTC membership offers much more than access to our wide range of free services. Member benefits include specially negotiated financial services, insurance, and money-saving deals. What’s more, not only do you benefit, but by using these services CTC benefits by earning commission which helps fund cycling development and campaigning.
15% off at Cotswold Outdoor. With more than 30 stores nationally, Cotswold Outdoors is one of the UKs leading retailers of outdoor clothing, climbing and camping equipment. Founded in 1974 Cotswold Outdoor has a huge selection of outdoor clothing and equipment including waterproof jackets, baselayers, casual clothing and footwear from leading brands.
Cotswold carries a huge selection of camping equipment including tents, sleeping bags, lanterns and torches, travel equipment, GPS, rucksacks and luggage. New products include stylish ethically produced clothing.
CTC members can take advantage of a 15% discount throughout the year on products from Cotswold Outdoor including OS maps. Quote C2061 when shopping in-store, online or by phone. To place an order or find details of your nearest store, phone 0870 442 7755 or visit www.cotswoldoutdoor.com. Between 6th-9th November Cotswolds Outdoors is offering a special promotion of 20% off products to CTC members.
SeaFrance is the only French operator on the Dover to Calais route, so you can soak up the French atmosphere the moment you step onboard. With the addition of the SeaFrance Molière in September 2008, SeaFrance completed its fleet of new generation vessels. Having a total length of 203 metres, the SeaFrance Molière is the longest ship ever to operate between Dover and Calais and, together with the award-winning SeaFrance Rodin and her sister ship the SeaFrance Berlioz, her arrival means that all SeaFrance tourism crossings will be aboard modern state-of-the-art superferries.
European Bicycle Express
EBE is a luxury coach and cycle trailer service that transports you and your cycle effortlessly to popular holiday destinations in Europe. CTC members receive £10 off return tickets on European Bike Express. For further information try their website or phone 01642 713710 or visit http://www.bike-express.co.uk/
CS Healthcare is a supplier of low-cost comprehensive health insurance to members and their family. Their mutual status means they just look after their members and re-invest surplus funds back into the Society to help keep premiums low.
Choosing the right health insurance can be difficult. With so many insurers and options to choose from, you want to make the right choice – the right level of protection at the right price. CS Healthcare’s health insurance, your choice, offers a selection of cover so you can choose what best suits you and your budget – it’s an affordable and flexible way to help cover the cost of private medical treatment.
Every plan taken out by CTC members will earn funds for CTC to help campaigning on cycle development work. Benefits of membership include: Free 24hr Health Advice line manned by medical staff, discounts on gym membership and dental insurance.
Apply on line and receive 2 months free*
Call 0800 917 4325 (quoting reference CTC166) or http://www.cshealthcare.co.uk/
*Terms & Conditions apply; full details are available on request. CS Healthcare is authorised and regulated by the FSA, reg no. 205346.
YHA has a number of hostels in Beautiful locations where you can cycle and make great use of the surrounding countyryside. Check out www.yha.org.uk for the best locations in England and Wales to test your cycling Skills. YHA also offers city‑centre breaks, weekend getaways, family‑friendly properties, beachside locations and more. CTC members can get 25% of under‑26, Individual or Joint/Family membership (available to new members only). Call O1629 592700 quoting your CTC membership number.
www.easyfundraising.org.uk offers access to over 130 of the UK’s biggest and best-known retailers - but with a difference. Simply use the links provided on their website when you shop online and up to 15% of your purchase price will be donated back to CTC, FREE of charge.
It doesn't cost you anything extra to shop and raise funds in this way and there are lots of popular retailers participating including; DELL, Amazon, HMV, Virgin, AOL, Dixons, Comet, PLAY.COM, Choices Direct, Esure, The AA, Direct Line, M&S, Churchill and The Carphone Warehouse amongst many others.
As well as raising funds you can also make personal savings. Many retailers give special offers and “not-available-in-store” discounts when you shop online – some of which are exclusive to easyfundraising members.
As a CTC member you can get discounts on eye examinations, new glasses and contact lenses at Vision Express. For more details see our Vision Express offer leaflet
and to benefit from the scheme print off the vision express vouchers
CTC members receive a discount on membership of the Environmental Transport Association - the environmental alternative to AA, RAC or Green Flag, phone 0800 212 810.
CTC members receive 10% off Yorkshire Bikeliner bus and trailer services between England and Ireland; phone 01482 222122
Jersey Cycletours10% discount
for CTC members when making bookings direct with Jersey Cycletours; phone 01534 482898
Watching cycling where and when you want is a whole lot easier with www.cycling.tv which offers 7 online television channels. CTC members get 10% oft cycling.tv's Premium Channel for coverage of top pro road racing.
Many cycle dealers and outdoor clothing/equipment shops offer discounts to CTC members. Contact your local CTC group
for local information or ask before you pay or place an order. Don't forget to take your CTC Membership card with you as you may be asked to produce it. To recommend a shop or mail order supplier that wishes to offer a discount please contact CTC.