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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 »

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 »

Alban Way Litter Pick 2018

Another year, another litter pick!  Ten keen volunteers from WelHatCycling, Sustrans and the local community spent two and a half hour clearing the Alban Way from Wrestler’s Bridge to the Galleria. As an example of what we had to clear, here is a pile of fast food litter, which was dumped on the Alban Way… Read More »

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 »