Next meeting: History of Cycling

This article was published in 2012, in Newsletter 100.



Spring Public House, Chesterton Lane, with cyclists (c1900).
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Well-known local historian Mike Petty, author of Memory Lane Cambridge, Vanishing Cambridgeshire, Images of Cambridge etc, will lead a presentation on the history of cycling in Cambridge on Tuesday 7 February at the Friends Meeting House, in Jesus Lane. We meet there from 7.30, with the meeting starting at 8.00.

Here is a little preview of the presentation. If you own local bicycle memorabilia or have questions about the history of cycling in Cambridge, please raise it during the discussion.

Anti-car demonstration, Cambridge, 450 cyclists take part (1971).
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