November’s ride followed a request that we explore the much talked about cycle routes in London. So I devised a route from Kings Cross to take in a number of different features. We started with the contraflow cycling in one way streets south of Kings Cross linking us to the Seven Stations route through Bloomsbury,… Read More »
St Albans Cycle Campaign is holding a free meeting – Get ready for winter – in Methodist Church Hall, Marlborough Road, St Albans AL1 3XG on Wednesday 22 November, starting at 7.30pm. Entry is free and all are welcome. You can keep cycling throughout the winter if you are prepared for the weather and riding… Read More »
Another successful ride on a lovely fine autumn day. Five of us left Welwyn Garden City on a circuitous route to Tewin taking in Welwyn Village, then up through Danesbury and Pottersheath before descending into Woolmer Green then on to Datchworth Green on bridleways and then through Burnham Green and on to Tewin. We arrived… Read More »
See Welwyn Hatfield Times article for details. Plans will be displayed between 10am and 2pm in The Howard Centre on Saturday, July 22, and on Monday, July 24, between 3pm and 7pm. Feedback can also be sent until Monday, August 7, by email to WelwynGardenCityTownCentre@hertfordshire.gov.uk.
On Sunday 16th July – Le Petit Tour is back ! What is that I hear you ask ? An amazing family event located in WGC town centre, featuring cycle races for children and adults around Parkway and Howardsgate (closed to motor traffic). There will be a bike skills area for you to try, a… Read More »
Our first attempt at a one way ride using the train attracted 7 people in total, including 3 newcomers. Adam, Chris and myself set off on the train from Hatfield, while Mauro, Jan and John joined soon after at WGC and Welwyn North. When we arrived at Arlesey, Wai was waiting for us on the… Read More »
Welwyn Street Market heralds the opening of the Welwyn Festival. Church Street is closed an thronged with people. A good chance to meet residents in a town cut off from the local cycle network by the A1(M). With fine weather forecast we risked not using the normal gazebo and squeezed in between the Cats Protection… Read More »
1. What experience do you and your family have of cycling? Do you have different concerns with younger or older family members cycling, than you would for yourself? I have 4 children and they cycle. I used to go to school on a bike in my younger years. It was a ‘Raleigh Chopper’ with the… Read More »
As of today (27 May) the following candidates have not responded to our cycling questionnaire: Melvyn Jones, Independent Anawar Miah, Labour (response received 1 June) Dean Milliken, UKIP We will update this if responses are received.
1. What experience do you and your family have of cycling? Do you have different concerns with younger or older family members cycling, than you would for yourself? I have previously cycled from London to Manchester and from Paris to London, most of my cycling is with my family to a local Welwyn Hatfield pub… Read More »