Scott’s Grotto ride

I think we can count this as a bit of a success!  13 people rode with us from Hatfield or Welwyn Garden City to Hertford and on to Ware, a round trip for the full ride of 26 miles.  We had the best sunny weather of the year so far, so of course our destination… Read More »

Meet & Greet at Welwyn and Hatfield Stations

WelHatCycling were out last night (26 March) meeting cyclists arriving at Welwyn GC and Hatfield stations to introduce the group to our target audience of bike users and publicising the work we do to improve conditions and facilities for cyclists in the area. If you took a leaflet and are reading this, great!  Thanks for… Read More »

How safe is cycling in Welwyn Hatfield?

One of the main reasons cited for not cycling on roads is the perceived danger.  It is of course important to cycle in a safe and responsible manner, both for you and other road users.  However – what are the actual risks of being hurt in an accident? There is no perfect source of accident… Read More »

Alban Way daytime closures, February/March 2018

The Alban Way from the junction with Alban Park Industrial Estate to Station Road will will be temporarily closed from 19 Feb 2018 for approx 2 weeks between 9.30am and 3pm, Monday to Friday. This is to allow contractors to undertake woodland management works. See map below for affected section, and the district council’s recommended… Read More »

Space for Cycling in Welwyn Hatfield 2018

We’ve recently completed an update on our Space for Cycling in Welwyn Hatfield [PDF] document which details the improvements we’d like to see across the borough. This is our contribution to the national Space for Cycling campaign is run by Cycling UK, which WelHatCycling is affiliated to. If you have any comments on the content,… Read More »

Free winter bike advice (St Albans)

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 »

October 2017 Social Ride – Tewin Apple Day

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 »