Tag Archives: cycling

Hilltop cycle path; Ask for more cycle paths; A414 crossing; Cole Green Way resurfacing (updated); Lockdown exercise routes: Winter news from WelHatCycling

Hill Top Hatfield – new shops, new cycle route Over the past few months we’ve been pushing Hertfordshire County Council over a lack of cycling provision for the new shops at Hill Top and have won a new cycle route for this development. This proves it’s always worth objecting to a project if there’s something… Read More »

Alban Way: Comet 70th Anniversary

A family ride as part of the de Havilland Comet 70th anniversary week. Starting from Wrestler’s Bridge, Great North Road, Hatfield, AL9 5DA (free parking) at 10:45 to sign in, departing 11:00 and also picking up at Nast Hyde Halt, Ellenbrook Lane, Hatfield, AL10 9NS.    We will then ride along the Alban Way towards St… Read More »

A Highland Fling to Scott’s Grotto

Our first ride of the 2018 summer season.  Leaving Hatfield town centre at 11:00, we will ride via the Alban Way, Mill Green to the Cole Green Way. Riders from Welwyn Garden City can join us here at 11:30.  We then cycle on to Hertford and  past the New River (not new and not a… Read More »

Ride – Emily’s Tea Shop

This month we are returning to Emily’s Tea Shop. We will depart from Campus West car park in Welwyn Garden City at 11am and ride approximately eight miles to Whitwell. The route follows quiet lanes and some unsurfaced bridleways which could be muddy if it has been raining. If you have a mountain bike you… Read More »

Welwyn Street Market 2017

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 »