Your views on the Sustrans Network

Sustrans are conducting a survey on their network of cycle routes across the country: Throughout 2018, Sustrans is undertaking a major review of the walking and cycling routes of the National Cycle Network . Millions of families, commuters and tourists use the Network every year and as custodians and champions of the Network we’d love… 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 »

Welwyn Garden City Town Centre Trial

Traffic & parking have been modified in Welwyn Garden City town centre for a trial period from 21 May to 17 June 2018.  Here are the details from the council’s flyer: “Hertfordshire County Council in partnership with Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council and supported by Welwyn Garden City BID are developing a scheme to enhance the… 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 »