Free entry to CycleCity Leeds

400+ delegates will be at this important conference, 1-2 May. Readers of the Bike Week blog qualify for free entry to the end-of-conference sessions. The CycleCity conference will be opened by Minister for Roads (and Cycling) Robert Goodwill MP. This is the second annual staging of the conference (the first one was held in Birmingham…

VIDEO: National Bicycle Week, 1923

Bike Week has been staged – on and off – since 1923. The event was first called National Bicycle Week and was created by the CTC. Here’s a wonderful short film from British Pathé showing a “Bicycle Week” rally in Hyde Park, London. Register your 2014 Bike Week event or view the calendar of registered…

Cycle to Work Day: 4th September

Cycle to Work Day is a national event, championed by multi gold medal winning Paralympic cyclist, Dame Sarah Storey, which aims to encourage everyone to take to two wheels and cycle to work for just one day a year. In 2014, Cycle to Work Day is being staged on Thursday 4th September. “According to census…

Cyclenation

Cyclenation is a federation of local campaign groups. “We’re here to help local groups campaign and to represent them at the national and international level. “We believe that each different situation deserves a well designed, cycle-friendly solution and that cycling is an ordinary everyday activity that does not require special equipment other than a bike….