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The developing Peters Village on the River Medway (part of Bellway Homes' Portland Gardens development scheme) can proudly be seen to encourage cycling along this riverside stretch with big hoardings saying as much. It's great to see new developments being planned in this way, and if the UK government can get more cycle paths between existing towns and villages, the day will come when we're all (electric?) cyclists once more.

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Although Electric Bikes Kent primarily sells electric bikes from Gocycle, Raleigh, Winora and Haibike, we also have a few non-electric bikes to hire out should anyone wish to take a gentle ride along the River Medway or into Aylesford. Nothing better than a cycle ride in the sun.

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70 miles long, and passing through main Kentish towns of Rochester, Maidstone, and Tonbridge, the River Medway has even crowned a whole area with it's name (the Medway Towns of Rochester, Chatham, Gillingham and Strood). The Medway also has the famous honour of dividing people into those north of the river (the London side) known as 'Kentish Men' with those born south of the river 'Men of Kent'. There's always something happening on the river for cyclists to snap...

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On my commute into the Electric Bikes Kent showroom, I ride through a brand-new village that's starting to take shape. Peters Village barely consists of a few houses and basic infrastructure as of writing in August 2016, but this new housing site already boasts Medway's third bridge, as well as plenty of cycle lanes and riverside pathways. The bridge connects Peters Village with Snodland and the A228 leading to the M2 and M20 and the National Motorway network. Ebbsfleet International Station will be just 11 miles from Peters Village, and considering you can cycle that distance in little over half an hour...

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