Weekly update – 22nd January

DID YOU RECEIVE YOUR DECONGESTION E-BOOK?

We have now sent out the copies of Rachel Smith’s “Decongestion” e-book. If you provided your address and have not received your copy, please get in touch. 

CITY DEAL CONSULTATIONS

The Milton Road, Histon Road and Cross City Cycling consultations continue.
More information and the online survey can be found at http://www.gccitydeal.co.uk. 

To deal with the volume of work required to respond to these proposals we have established sub-groups to meet and work on our responses. If you would like to be involved please send an email. 

Milton Road & Histon Road

Online discussion:

Milton: http://camcycle.cyclescape.org/threads/2140
Hilton: http://camcycle.cyclescape.org/threads/1879

Public exhibitions:    
Mon 25 Jan, 16.00-20.00 Chesterton Community College, Gilbert Road, CB4 3NY
Tue 26 Jan, 17.00-21.00 Meadows Community Centre, 1 St Catharine's Road, CB4 3XJ

Cross City Cycling

Online discussion:

Arbury Road Route: http://camcycle.cyclescape.org/threads/2260
Links to Cambridge North Rail Station and the Science Park: http://camcycle.cyclescape.org/threads/2261
Ditton Lane and Links to East Cambridge: http://camcycle.cyclescape.org/threads/2262
Hills Road and Addenbrooke's Route: http://camcycle.cyclescape.org/threads/2263
Fulbourn/Cherry Hinton Eastern Access: http://camcycle.cyclescape.org/threads/2264

Public exhibitions:

Thu 28 Jan 17.00 – 20.00 Cherry Hinton Village Centre, Colville Road, CB1 9EJ
Tue 02 Feb 17.00 – 20.00 The Meadows Community Centre, 1 St Catharine’s Road, CB4 2XJ
Wed 03 Feb 17.30 – 20.30 St John the Evangelist, Hills Road, CB2 8RN
Thu 04 February 18:00 – 20:30 Shirley Primary School, Nuffield Road, CB4 1TF

WHAT'S HOT THIS WEEK

Tins Path danger in Winter:

We’ve yet to receive a response from the City or County Council after raising our concerns about the Tins Path so we are thinking about taking some direct action. If you would like to join us, please get in touch:
http://camcycle.cyclescape.org/threads/2274

Reach Ride 2016

The 2016 Reach Ride will be on the 2nd of May. Planning for the event starts now. Do you have ideas for the event or would you like to join the organising committee?
Please send an email or comment on: http://camcycle.cyclescape.org/threads/2296

“Volunteer for Cambridge” 

We will have a stall at the “Volunteer for Cambridge” Fair on the 30th Jan. Can you spare an hour or two to help out? Or would you like to come along and learn more about volunteering for the campaign?
http://camcycle.cyclescape.org/threads/1615
More information at: http://www.cambridgehub.org/volunteer-for-cambridge

IN THE NEWS

This week Robin shares his despondency over “Sharrows”
http://www.cambridge-news.co.uk/life-in-the-cycling-lane

GET INVOLVED

Cyclescape is our discussion forum. Find out how to register and get started here:
www.camcycle.org.uk/membership/discussion.html

Ensembling is our system for drafting and reviewing documents such as consultation responses. Register here:
www.ensembling.com

WHAT'S BUGGING YOU?

Is there an issue that the campaign isn't covering, or that could be a higher priority? Tell us on Cyclescape, send an email to contact@camcycle.org.uk or follow the Campaign:
Twitter: @camcycle
Facebook: CambridgeCyclingCampaign