Midwich to sponsor 2017 Diss Cyclathon and help raise money for the East Anglian Air Ambulance

As one of the largest employer's in Diss, leading technology company Midwich is delighted to continue their support within the local community by announcing sponsorship of the 2017 Diss Cyclathon. The aim of the event on Sunday 25th June 2017 is to encourage more local people to cycle this summer and to raise vital funds for the East Anglian Air Ambulance.   

Alan Franks, Diss Cyclathon organiser (pictured below), said "We’re delighted to have such a prominent and successful local employer as Midwich supporting the Cyclathon this year. With their help we think we can get twice as many people as last year out on two wheels on 25th June around Diss and the beautiful country lanes of Norfolk and Suffolk."  

Carla Shipp, Group HR Manager (pictured below) from Midwich commented: “Midwich is delighted to be headline sponsor of the 2017 Diss Cyclathon. As one of the largest employers in Diss, we’re very passionate about supporting our local community and promoting health & wellbeing. We wish everybody taking part in the event the very best of luck”. 

A number of Midwich employees will be getting on their bike, getting fit and taking on the Nine Town Sportive all in aid of a good cause.

Diss Cyclathon on 25th June will include many cycling related activities for all the family including come try it rides from 5 to 15 miles and the Nine Town Sportive with distances of 25 miles, 50 miles and 100 miles.  If you’d like to find out more go to www.disscyclathon.org.

To register for the event, please go to www.disscyclathon.org.

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Midwich employ over 260 people at their head office in Diss and a further 250 people across The Midwich Group, spanning six countries including the UK, France, Germany, Republic of Ireland, Australia and New Zealand.