Thursday to Cycle to Work Day!

The second national Cycle to Work Day is on Thursday and top employers from across the UK are getting on board and offering their support for the campaign, which aims to demonstrate the benefits of encouraging cycling in to and from the workplace. 

 Employers large and small are showing how important cycling is to them…

Bike Week was fantastic, says Stevenage CTC

Stevenage CTC staged at least one bike ride every day of Bike Week, with nearly 600 people taking part in Stevenage and North Herts CTC activities. The most popular events were the Baldock Cycle Challenge; the Stevenage Circular; Wednesday evening’s ride from Old Stevenage to Norton in Letchworth and Teddy Bears on Bicycles Picnic. Bike…

Parliamentary bike ride pix

On Wednesday, MPs and peers – many of them members of the All Party Parliamentary Cycling Group – rode to parliament from the Dutch embassy on a beautiful sunny day. (Above) Roads minister Robert Goodwill with Dutch Ambassador Laetitia van den Assum. Pix by John Mallow.

Got a bike? Live in Glasgow? Take part in Mauricio Kagel’s “A Breeze for 111 cyclists”

The University of Glasgow is seeking participants for a Bike Week performance of ‘Eine Brise (A Breeze) for 111 cyclists’ by Mauricio Kagel. This will be staged on Sunday 15th June. Eine Brise (A Breeze) is an avant garde musical performance piece for 111 bicyclists written by Mauricio Kagel lasting one-and-a-half minutes organised by Music…