Author Archives: Adam Edwards

About Adam Edwards

Adam Edwards is the current chair of WelHatCycling. As a parent of two what matters most to him is utility cycling: getting to school, work, the shops, etc. He is particularly keen on group rides which involve cake. With his son Freddy, he's ridden all the way from Hatfield to Edinburgh on a tandem.

Instead of the September news email I went cycling

Firstly an apology for not getting out a September news email to members. However, I hope my sort of excuse is acceptable.  You see Freddy and I went cycling for a week from Hatfield and ended up in Penrith via the Peak District and Manchester.  When we were on the Hatfield Healthfest stall our Secretary… Read More »

2017-18 in retrospect: Chair’s annual report

I took over as chair in October following John Shead’s well earned retirement to the wilds of Norfolk. His last summer has seen a number of successful rides for example by train to Arlesley and riding back and the usual stalls at the Welwyn Petit Tour and local health fests.  John also sought the views… Read More »

Woods Ave cycle route completed

The cycle path from Oxlease roundabout to Bishops Rise  in Hatfield has now been completed, bar some snagging works.   Photos below show the route starting on Bishops Rise as if cycling from the Hill Top shops. This shows the short section of the new route outside the Halls of Residence complex.  Coming north from the… Read More »

Ride to Shaw’s Corner (changed) and other (May) news

Next ride:  Shaw’s Corner, 27th May 2018 A change to the ride advertised in the newsletter, when we realised that the distance and cost of entry made it a less than good idea! So instead, a ride to Shaw’s Corner, Ayot St Lawrence, starting from Campus West Welwyn Garden City.  Full details on the events… Read More »