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…

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…