PICTURES: Hundreds line up for NorPIP charity bike ride around Silverstone

Hundreds of cyclists completed laps around Silverstone's F1 circuit to raise money for a charity working with families in Northamptonshire.

Monday, 28th March 2016, 11:26 am
Updated Friday, 1st April 2016, 9:36 pm
The NorPIP charity bike ride at Silverstone circuit. NNL-160326-004825009

The ride, organised by the University of Northampton’s event management students, raised cash for the Northamptonshire Parent-Infant Partnership (NorPIP).

The track measures 3.66 miles and riders could complete as many laps as they liked until it got too dark to see.

A spokesman for the organisers said: “From everybody on the NorPIP Bike Ride 2016 team, we would like to say a huge thank you to everybody who came and supported the event.

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The NorPIP charity bike ride at Silverstone circuit. Saints player Tom Wood just before cutting the ribbon to start the cycle. NNL-160326-004752009

“You’ve raised a fantastic amount of money for NorPIP, and we hope you had a great time doing it!”

Full details on the amount of money raised will be announced at a later date.

The NorPIP charity bike ride at Silverstone circuit. Saints player Tom Wood just before cutting the ribbon to start the cycle. NNL-160326-004803009
The NorPIP charity bike ride at Silverstone circuit. NNL-160326-004730009
The NorPIP charity bike ride at Silverstone circuit. NNL-160326-004708009
The NorPIP charity bike ride at Silverstone circuit. NNL-160326-004646009
The NorPIP charity bike ride at Silverstone circuit. NNL-160326-005155009
The NorPIP charity bike ride at Silverstone circuit. NNL-160326-005112009
The NorPIP charity bike ride at Silverstone circuit. NNL-160326-005038009
The NorPIP charity bike ride at Silverstone circuit. NNL-160326-005016009
The NorPIP charity bike ride at Silverstone circuit. NNL-160326-005457009
The NorPIP charity bike ride at Silverstone circuit. Saints player Tom Wood just before cutting the ribbon to start the cycle. NNL-160326-004752009
The NorPIP charity bike ride at Silverstone circuit. Saints player Tom Wood just before cutting the ribbon to start the cycle. NNL-160326-004803009
The NorPIP charity bike ride at Silverstone circuit. NNL-160326-004730009
The NorPIP charity bike ride at Silverstone circuit. NNL-160326-004708009
The NorPIP charity bike ride at Silverstone circuit. NNL-160326-004646009
The NorPIP charity bike ride at Silverstone circuit. NNL-160326-005155009
The NorPIP charity bike ride at Silverstone circuit. NNL-160326-005112009
The NorPIP charity bike ride at Silverstone circuit. NNL-160326-005038009
The NorPIP charity bike ride at Silverstone circuit. NNL-160326-005016009
The NorPIP charity bike ride at Silverstone circuit. NNL-160326-005457009