Had a bike stolen locally? Herts Police have recovered 60 bikes and are holding an event on 12 Sept to try to find their rightful owners. You will need to pre-register to attend. More details at: https://www.herts.police.uk/news-and-appeals/event-to-reunite-stolen-bicycles-with-rightful-owners-0577 Recovered bikes are of the following makes: 6ku, Boardman, Cannondale, Carrera, Charge, Claud Butler, Condor, Cube, East way,… Read More »
Widen my Path Widen my Path is a website where pedestrians and people who cycle can log local issues of concern. Local councillors can use it to see concerns in their local areas and residents can up vote the issues of most concern. Hertfordshire have used this to inform their bid for government funding (the… Read More »
Hatfield town centre route to be completed by 2022? On 23rd April 2020, Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council approved development of the north east corner of the town centre and a condition of the development is a new cycle route across the town centre. The new route is the blue line below. The developer will pay… Read More »
I’ll do a more detailed report for the next news feature but for now a couple of photos of the joint WelHatCycling and Sustrans East Herts Rangers team who cleared 60 bags of rubbish ( a record we think) plus a tv, bike and other fun things from the short section of the Alban Way… Read More »
South Central Herts plans for cycling A big policy has come to cycling groups in Hertfordshire. This is the South Central Hertfordshire Growth and Travel Plan. It sets out Hertfordshire County’s plans for transport and so making sure cycling is included (which it is) and that important bits are not missed out (some are) is… Read More »
Our 2020 meetings are now all available as events. Due to some scheduling conflicts we are skipping January’s meeting so our first meeting of the year will be on 12th February 2020. The 12th February meeting will be at 18:30 as we have a big agenda, see February news above.
Final ride of 2019: Tewin Orchard Apple Day, Sunday 6th October 2019 Our final ride of the year is on Sunday 6th October 2019 when we ride from Campus West, Welwyn Garden City, to the Tewin Orchard for their Apple Day. We are promised children’s activities, guided walks around the orchard, a scavenger hunt for… Read More »
We have continued to run cycle rides (for example Shaw’s Corner, Tewin Orchard Apple Day and around Letchworth) and attend local events such as the Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield Healthfests and the Welwyn Village Day. Perhaps most memorable will be the day of the London ride to explore the cycle routes which the People’s… Read More »
Next group ride: Letchworth Greenway Another ride starting with the train, this time taking us north to the Letchworth Greenway. This is an 18 mile ride from Letchworth Station (departing 11:00) around the outskirts of the town pausing for lunch in Baldock and a coffee and cake stop at the ride leader’s house in Fairfield. … Read More »
Local Safer Neighbourhood Police Officers will be in Market Place, Hatfield town centre, on Saturday 13th April 2019 between 12:00 – 15:00 hours, for bicycle marking and general crime prevention advice. Take your bike down and get it registered!