Weekly update – 19th February

This week’s update! We’ve been very busy lately. There have been 7 City Deal proposals to respond to and the opening of the new Cyclepoint at the station which has had a significant amount of media interest. It’s been an exciting time for cyclists in Cambridge.

WHAT'S HOT THIS WEEK

Cambridge Cyclepoint:

Have you tried the new cycle parking at the station? Let us know your feedback:
http://camcycle.cyclescape.org/threads/568

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:
http://camcycle.cyclescape.org/threads/2296

You can keep an eye out for announcements about the event on our website or the new Twitter account:
https://twitter.com/ReachRide
http://www.camcycle.org.uk/reachride

CycleHack 2016:

Plans are also progressing nicely for our CycleHack event. You can join the planning team here: 
http://camcycle.cyclescape.org/threads/2315

You can also follow CycleHack on Facebook and Twitter:
https://twitter.com/CycleHackCambs
https://www.facebook.com/CycleHackCambridge/

Read our City Deal consultation responses:

We’ve submitted our Campaign responses to the City Deal proposal consultations. A huge thank you to our members and volunteers who worked hard to produce these responses. You can read our submissions from the following links:

Milton Road: http://www.camcycle.org.uk/blog/2016/02/15/our-response-to-the-milton-road-city-deal-consultation/

Hilton Road: http://www.camcycle.org.uk/blog/2016/02/12/histon-road-consultation-response/

Cross City Cycling Routes: http://www.camcycle.org.uk/blog/2016/02/15/city-deal-cross-city-cycling-routes-our-consultation-response/

NEWSLETTER

We are now taking contributions and advertisements for the next edition of the Newsletter. The deadline is 15th March. You can also join the planning discussion:
http://camcycle.cyclescape.org/threads/979

IN THE NEWS

In this week’s Life in the Cycling Lane Robin talks about the density of cycling that can be achieved with 2.5m cycle lanes:
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