Previous events – 2006

January 2006

Tue 3 Monthly meeting Monthly General Meeting
8.00pm, Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane (with tea and coffee from 7.30pm, and a chance to chat, and for us to introduce ourselves to new members).
Sat 7 Newsletter Newsletter deadline
Please send copy to Mark Irving: irving@home.cam.net.uk . Members are warmly invited to write articles (style guidelines available) and are invited to contact the Editor in the first instance.
Sun 8 Ride Leisurely Ride
In association with Sustrans. Meet at 1pm at Reality Checkpoint (centre of Parker’s Piece). A countryside ride, at a gentle pace. Please bring lights.
Fri 13 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Fri 20 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Wed 25 Newsletter Newsletter Stuffing
7:30pm at Baby Milk Action offices, 34 Trumpington Street. Help very much welcomed.
Fri 27 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Mon 30 Meeting on Station Area Redevelopment
A public meeting is being organised by residents’ associations, being held at St Pauls Church in Hills Road, 8pm, where questions can be raised regarding the proposed station area redevelopment.
Tue 31 Maintenance Bicycle Maintenance evening classes
7×2 hour evening classes, 7.15-9.15pm. First session Tuesday 31 January 2006. Venue: Coleridge Community College, Radegund Road, Cambridge CB1 3RJ. Cost: £45 (concessions available). Suitable for those with people with little or no previous experience of bicycle maintenance who want to get started. Information sheet Enrolments: contact 01223 712340.

February 2006

Fri 3 Newsletter Newsletter review meeting
8.30am at Tatties. (See map for location)
Fri 3 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Mon 6 Subgroup Station Redevelopment Subgroup
Meeting to discuss the formal planning application which has now been submitted, at 8pm at Baby Milk Action offices, 34 Trumpington Street.
Tue 7 Monthly meeting Monthly General Meeting
8.00pm, Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane (with tea and coffee from 7.30pm, and a chance to chat, and for us to introduce ourselves to new members).
Thu 8 Subgroup Station Redevelopment Subgroup
Meeting to discuss the formal planning application which has now been submitted, at 8.30pm at Baby Milk Action offices, 34 Trumpington Street.
Fri 10 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Sun 12 Ride Leisurely Ride
In association with Sustrans. Meet at 1pm at Reality Checkpoint (centre of Parker’s Piece). A countryside ride, at a gentle pace. Please bring lights.
Fri 17 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Wed 22 Meeting on Station Area Redevelopment
A public meeting is being held at the Guildhall (in the Small Hall) at 7pm where questions can be raised regarding the proposed station area redevelopment.
Fri 24 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.

March 2006

Fri 3 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
5-10th Velo Mondial 2006 – ‘Towards Prosperity’
Velo Mondial is an international conference intended to bring together knowledge, experience and vision to promote the use of the bicycle and bicycle-friendly policies on all continents, and to contribute to the advancement of this healthy, affordable and sustainable mode of transport. Further information is on their website at www.velomondial2006.com.
Tue 7 Monthly meeting Monthly General Meeting
8.00pm, Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane (with tea and coffee from 7.30pm, and a chance to chat, and for us to introduce ourselves to new members).
Wed 8 Station Area Redevelopment – Development Control Forum
A spokesperson from the Campaign will be raising questions in this Forum regarding the proposed station area redevelopment.
Wed 8 Subgroup Cycle Parking Subgroup
Meeting at 100 Thoday St, 8-9.30pm.
Fri 10 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Sat 11 Newsletter Newsletter deadline
Please send copy to Mark Irving: irving@home.cam.net.uk . Members are warmly invited to write articles (style guidelines available) and are invited to contact the Editor in the first instance.
Sat 11 Ride Cambridge hosts Sustrans Ranger Day
Over 40 Volunteer Rangers will be setting off for a mass bike ride around Cambridge, leaving the railway station at 9.45am. Anyone interested in becoming a Volunteer Ranger is welcome to attend this event to find out what being a Ranger entails.
Sun 12 Ride Leisurely Ride
In association with Sustrans. Meet at 1pm at Reality Checkpoint (centre of Parker’s Piece). A countryside ride, at a gentle pace. Please bring lights.
Fri 17 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Fri 24 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Wed 29 Newsletter Newsletter Stuffing
7:30pm at Baby Milk Action offices, 34 Trumpington Street. Help very much welcomed.
Fri 31 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.

April 2006

Sun 2 Monthly meeting Strategy Day
The Campaign will be holding a Strategy Day to assess its work and consider strategy. 10am-4pm, at the offices of Baby Milk Action, 34 Trumpington Street. Please contact the Co-ordinator for further information.
Tue 4 Monthly meeting Monthly General Meeting
8.00pm, Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane (with tea and coffee from 7.30pm, and a chance to chat, and for us to introduce ourselves to new members).
Wed 5 Arbury Park presentation
The developers of the Arbury Park development and representatives of the County and South Cambs councils are holding a presentation evening. This may well be of interest to cyclists. Wednesday 5 April 7.30pm in Room 3 at The Meadows Centre.
Fri 7 Newsletter Newsletter review meeting
8.30am at Tatties. (See map for location)
Fri 7 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Sun 9 Ride Leisurely Ride
In association with Sustrans. Meet at 1pm at Reality Checkpoint (centre of Parker’s Piece). A countryside ride, at a gentle pace.
Fri 14 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Mon 17 Social Social meeting
Join us for a social gathering at CB2 café, 5-7 Norfolk Street – from 7pm.
Fri 21 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Fri 28 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.

May 2006

Tue 2 Monthly meeting Monthly General Meeting
8.00pm, Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane (with tea and coffee from 7.30pm, and a chance to chat, and for us to introduce ourselves to new members).
Fri 5 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Sat 6 Newsletter Newsletter deadline
Please send copy to Mark Irving: irving@home.cam.net.uk . Members are warmly invited to write articles (style guidelines available) and are invited to contact the Editor in the first instance.
Tue 2 Maintenance Bicycle Maintenance evening classes
7×2 hour evening classes, 7.15-9.15pm. First session Tuesday 2nd May 2006. Venue: Coleridge Community College, Radegund Road, Cambridge CB1 3RJ. Cost: £45 (concessions available). Suitable for those with people with little or no previous experience of bicycle maintenance who want to get started. Information sheet Enrolments: contact 01223 712340.
Fri 12 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Sun 14 Ride Leisurely Ride – Windmills
In association with Sustrans. Meet at 1pm at Reality Checkpoint (centre of Parker’s Piece). A countryside ride, at a gentle pace. Windmills Ride to Willingham and Over where we can take tea and visit inside a windmill. The route will go through Oakington and Longstanton to Willingham, returning via Over through Rampton, Cottenham and Histon.
Fri 19 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Wed 24 Newsletter Newsletter Stuffing
7:30pm at Baby Milk Action offices, 34 Trumpington Street. Help very much welcomed.
Fri 26 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Sun 28 Ride A ride less leisurely
A ride to Ely and back as preparation for a trip to the Netherlands. About 70 km / 45 miles in total. Not a fast ride, but a little longer than the usual leisurely ride. Meet at 9am at the Green Dragon bridge, Stourbridge Common.

June 2006

Fri 2 Newsletter Newsletter review meeting
8.30am at Tatties. (See map for location)
Fri 2 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Tqe 6 Monthly meeting Monthly General Meeting
8.00pm, Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane (with tea and coffee from 7.30pm, and a chance to chat, and for us to introduce ourselves to new members).
Fri 9 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Sun 11 Cycle security coding Everyday Sport Roadshow (part of Bike Week 2006)
Police event marking bikes and giving advice from 11-3pm, on Parker’s Piece.
Sun 11 Ride Leisurely Ride – Cambourne
In association with Sustrans. Meet at 1pm at Reality Checkpoint (centre of Parker’s Piece). A countryside ride, at a gentle pace. This ride will explore the routes to and from this new settlement to the west of Cambridge. We shall tour around Cambourne itself to discover for ourselves how attractive it is for cycling.
Fri 16 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
17-25th National Bike Week 2006
See our Bike Week pages for more info on what’s on this year.
Wed 21 Free cyclists’ breakfast (part of Bike Week 2006)
8-9am at Milton Tesco & Trumpington Waitrose
Fri 23 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Sun 25 Organised ride to Quy & Reach (part of Bike Week 2006)
Leaving 10.30am from Jesus Green. Suitable for all the family!
Fri 30 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.

July 2006

Tue 4 Monthly meeting Monthly General Meeting
8.00pm, Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane (with tea and coffee from 7.30pm, and a chance to chat, and for us to introduce ourselves to new members).
Fri 7 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Sat 8 Newsletter Newsletter deadline
Please send copy to Mark Irving: irving@home.cam.net.uk . Members are warmly invited to write articles (style guidelines available) and are invited to contact the Editor in the first instance.
Sun 9 Ride Leisurely Ride – Open Studios
In association with Sustrans. Meet at 1pm at Reality Checkpoint (centre of Parker’s Piece). A countryside ride, at a gentle pace. Each July Cambridge artists throw open their studios to the general public at weekends. What better way of enjoying a Summer Art festival than a bike ride around five or six of the studios. This is a great opportunity to experience art and enjoy interesting homes and gardens. Some of the artists have works about bicycles, so don’t forget your cheque book!
Fri 14 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Fri 21 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Sun 23 Fundraiser London to Cambridge Bike Ride
Raise funds for Breakthrough Breast Cancer by taking part in the annual London to Cambridge Bike Ride on Sunday 23rd July 2006. The 50 mile route winds its way through beautiful countryside from Waltham Abbey to the finish at Midsummer Common in the heart of Cambridge. To enter apply online at www.bike-events.com or call 0870 755 8519.
Wed 26 Newsletter Newsletter Stuffing (Date subject to review)
7:30pm at Baby Milk Action offices, 34 Trumpington Street. Help very much welcomed.
Fri 28 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.

August 2006

Tue 1 Monthly meeting Monthly General Meeting
8.00pm, Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane (with tea and coffee from 7.30pm, and a chance to chat, and for us to introduce ourselves to new members).
Fri 4 Newsletter Newsletter review meeting
8.30am at Tatties. (See map for location)
Fri 4 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Tue 8 Subgroup Cycle Parking Subgroup
Meeting at 100 Thoday St, 8.30pm-10pm.
Fri 11 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Sun 13 Ride Leisurely Ride – Ely
In association with Sustrans. Meet at 1pm at Reality Checkpoint (centre of Parker’s Piece). A countryside ride, at a gentle pace. In 2005 a new cycle route opened to Ely. It has long sections off road, and passes through gentle, serene open country. On the way we pass National Trust property at Wicken Fen, where we shall take tea. We shall finish the ride along the river into Ely, and return by train to Cambridge. The number of bikes we can take on the train is at the discretion of the senior conductor. We may have to split the group up at Ely station, travelling back on several trains. There are four trains an hour at around that time, and the adult rail fare is £4.10. Photos from the ride are now available.
Mon 14 – Thu 18 Ride Netherlands Cycling Study Tour 2006
We will be conducting a study tour of the Netherlands this summer to give Cambridge cyclists an opportunity to see how things are done in that country. See our webpage on the trip for more details.
Fri 18 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Mon 21 Social Social meeting
Join us for a social gathering at CB2 café, 5-7 Norfolk Street – from 7pm.
Fri 25 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.

September 2006

Fri 1 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Tue 5 Monthly meeting Monthly General Meeting
8.00pm, Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane (with tea and coffee from 7.30pm, and a chance to chat, and for us to introduce ourselves to new members).
Fri 8 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Sat 9 Newsletter Newsletter deadline
Please send copy to Mark Irving: irving@home.cam.net.uk . Members are warmly invited to write articles (style guidelines available) and are invited to contact the Editor in the first instance.
Sun 10 Ride Leisurely Ride – Berry Picking
In association with Sustrans. Meet at 1pm at Reality Checkpoint (centre of Parker’s Piece). A countryside ride, at a gentle pace. This ride will start by spending 2 hours picking berries around Cambridge. We shall return to Romsey, off Mill Road for tea and to process the berries into Jam. We did this last year and everyone went away with a few jars of delicious blackberry and apple jam. Bring some jars, and tubs for collecting berries.
Fri 15 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Fri 22 Ride World Car Free Day
The Campaign’s stall will be at this event, at Mill Road Baptist Church, 12pm. Volunteers welcomed.
Fri 22 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Thu 28 Newsletter Newsletter Stuffing
7:30pm at Baby Milk Action offices, 34 Trumpington Street. Help very much welcomed.
Fri 29 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.

October 2006

Sun 1 Fundraiser Home Farm Trust Sponsored Bike Ride
20, 30 and 50 mile rides from Orford House, Ugley near Bishops Stortford and Duxford Primary School, Cambridge. In aid of the Home Farm Trust. For further details, contact kath.austin@hft.org.uk or phone 01525 379504.
Tue 3 Monthly meeting Monthly General Meeting
8.00pm, Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane (with tea and coffee from 7.30pm, and a chance to chat, and for us to introduce ourselves to new members).
Fri 6 Newsletter Newsletter review meeting
8.30am at Tatties. (See map for location)
Fri 6 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Sun 8 Ride Leisurely Ride – Stevenage – CANCELLED
In association with Sustrans. Meet at 1pm at Reality Checkpoint (centre of Parker’s Piece). A countryside ride, at a gentle pace. Please bring lights. We shall take the train to Stevenage where some pioneering work on the development of walking and cycling routes was done in the 1960s. We’ll ride back towards Cambridge, optionally returning by train from Royston. The adult return fare is £10.60 but Railcard discounts are available. Please bring folding bikes if possible as we may have to split the group across several trains.
Fri 13 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Mon 16 Speaker Presentation to Traffic Management Committee (AJC) of Gonville Crossing petition
A representative of Cambridge Cycling Campaign will be appearing at 2am at the Traffic Management Committee (AJC) meeting, in the Kreis Vierson Room in Shire Hall, Castle Hill.
Mon 16 Social Social meeting
Join us for a social gathering at CB2 café, 5-7 Norfolk Street – from 7pm.
Fri 20 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Fri 27 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Sun 29 British Summer Time ends
Clocks should be put back at 1am – don’t forget your bike lights!

November 2006

Fri 3 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Tue 7 Monthly meeting Annual General Meeting
Our speaker this year will be John Franklin. Full details on his talk and on elections to the Committee are available. 8.00pm, Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane (with tea and coffee from 7.30pm, and a chance to chat, and for us to introduce ourselves to new members). Notes from his talk are now online.
Fri 10 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Sat 11 Newsletter Newsletter deadline
Please send copy to Mark Irving: irving@home.cam.net.uk . Members are warmly invited to write articles (style guidelines available) and are invited to contact the Editor in the first instance.
Sun 12 Ride Leisurely Ride: Audley End
In association with Sustrans. Meet at 1pm at Reality Checkpoint (centre of Parker’s Piece). A countryside ride, at a gentle pace. Please bring lights. Sustrans Route 11 now connects into Cambridge at Addenbrooke’s. We shall explore this route south in the direction of Audley End. Depending on the weather and the mood of the group on the day we may go all the way there and back – but there are railway stations on the way if anyone wants to take the train back.
Mon 13th Cambridgeshire Guided Busway exhibition
An exhibition, open to the public, is being held at the Guildhall, Market Square, of information about the construction programme, from 5-7.30pm.
Fri 17 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Wed 22 Butt Lane Bridge count
Members of the Park & Ride Subgroup will be doing a count of bikes going in each direction over the Butt Lane/A10 footbridge from 8-9am.
Fri 24 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Mon 27 Subgroup Arbury Park – measurement of pinch-points and narrow traffic lanes
Members of the Arbury Park Subgroup will be making measurements of the pinch-points and narrow traffic lanes on King’s Hedges Road, at 12.45pm.
Thu 30 Newsletter Newsletter Stuffing
7:30pm at Baby Milk Action offices, 34 Trumpington Street. Help very much welcomed.

December 2006

Fri 1 Newsletter Newsletter review meeting
8.30am at Tatties, 11 Sussex Street. (See map for location)
Fri 1 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Tue 5 Monthly meeting Monthly General Meeting
8.00pm, Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane (with tea and coffee from 7.30pm, and a chance to chat, and for us to introduce ourselves to new members).
Fri 8 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Sun 10 Ride Leisurely Ride: Cycling 2006
In association with Sustrans. Meet at 1pm at Reality Checkpoint (centre of Parker’s Piece). A countryside ride, at a gentle pace. Please bring lights. We shall tour the changes that have happened to cycling in Cambridge during 2006. These include the good (Addenbrooke’s to Shelford), the bad (Arbury Park) and the ugly (Gonville Place / Gresham Road / Parker’s Piece crossing) though each can nominate their own. We’ll return to a member’s house in Romsey Town for home made mince pies and mulled wine. You can view the route we are taking.
Mon 11 Speaker Presentation to Development Control Forum of Bell School Planning Application objection
A representative of Cambridge Cycling Campaign will be appearing at this Development Control Forum to present our objection.
Thu 14 Speaker Presentation to North Area Committee of King’s Hedges Road videos
A representative of the Campaign will be presenting our videos and other material to the North Area Committee meeting at 7.30pm.
Fri 15 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Mon 18 Social Film: Return of the Scorcher &
Social meeting – seasonal celebration

This half-hour documentary (1992) looks at bike culture and bike lifestyles around the world with beautiful and inspiring scenes of bike use filmed in China, The Netherlands, Denmark, and the U.S. The film will be shown at the beginning of the December Social evening in the basement at 7pm. After the film we shall dine in the restaurant, so do join us for a seasonal celebration at CB2 café, 5-7 Norfolk Street – from around 7.45pm. Places are limited so please confirm your intention to come by contacting us if possible.
Tue 19 Speaker Presentation to Cabinet of Gilbert Road petition
A representative of Cambridge Cycling Campaign will be appearing at 10am at the County Council’s Cabinet meeting, in the Kreis Vierson Room in Shire Hall, Castle Hill.
Fri 22 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.
Fri 29 Ride Friday rides
Weather permitting: Every Friday lunchtime at 12:30pm leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Members are invited to join us at their own risk.