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…

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…