Campaign Diary



June 2013

Tue 4 8.00pm Monthly General Meeting. 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 15 10.00-4.00 20mph zone consultation drop-in event. Arbury Community Centre.
Sat 15 10.30-4.30 Cambridgeshire Free Festival of Cycling. Chequers Court, Huntingdon. A free fun event for all the family, cyclists and non-cyclists alike. Featuring: Dr Bike (get your bike checked by a pro mechanic!), smoothies (pedal your own!), competitions, stalls and much more! For details see www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk/transport/around/cycling/cyclingevents.htm.
Sun 16 10.30-4.30 Cambridgeshire Free Festival of Cycling. Furrowfields Car Park, Chatteris. Details of this free event as Sat 15 June.
Wed 19 4.00-8.00pm 20mph zone consultation drop-in event. Arbury Community Centre.
Sat 22 Bike Fest! Amazing Bike Fest! Milton Country Park to raise funds for Charity Cambridge Sport Lakes Trust to support You Can Bike Too -All Ability Cycling. Family event: bike-related stuff that’ll go down well with all! Ruth@theyoucanhub.org.uk 07521 905448.
Sat 29 Wheel-building Workshop. This is a practical course where you learn how to build strong and durable bicycle wheels. Master a new skill in a controlled supportive environment. Places restricted to ensure high student-teacher ratio. All equipment provided. More information and enrolment at www.cambridgewheelbuilding.co.uk/.
Sat 29 10.30-4.30 Cambridgeshire Free Festival of Cycling. Cattle Market, St Ives. Details of this free event as Sat 15 June.
Sun 30 10.30-4.30 Cambridgeshire Free Festival of Cycling. Market Place, Ely. Details of this free event as Sat 15 June.
Sun 30 Newsletter 109 deadline. Please send copy to Monica Frisch: mfrisch@phonecoop.coop . Members are warmly invited to write articles (style guidelines available) and are invited to contact the Editor in the first instance.

July 2013

Tue 2 8.00pm Monthly General Meeting. 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).

August 2013

Tue 6 8.00pm Monthly General Meeting. 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).
Mon 19 from 7.00pm Social gathering. Join us for a social gathering at CB2 café, 5-7 Norfolk Street.

Cambridge Cycling Campaign reserves the right to decline to promote events or activities where helmets or high-visibility clothing are required or implied.

City and County Council committees

Campaign members may be interested to attend Planning Committee and Area Committee meetings, which often include cycling and walking issues. Development Control Forum and Joint Development Control Committee meetings, which determine the Planning Applications relating to the major housing development proposals for the Cambridge sub-region, are also open to the public. Campaign members may also be interested to attend Development Plan Scrutiny Sub-committee meetings, which often cover walking/cycling/transport issues. Details of venue and agenda are available about a week beforehand at www.cambridge.gov.uk/democracy/.

Wed 12 June 10.00am Development Control Forum
Wed 19 June 10.30am Joint Development Control Committee – Cambridge Fringes
Thur 20 June 7.00pm West/Central Area Committee
Wed 26 June 10.00am Joint Development Control – Cambridge Fringes -Development Control Forum
Wed 3 July 9.30am Planning Committee
Tue 9 July 4.30pm Development Plan Scrutiny Subcommittee
Wed 10 July 10.00am Development Control Forum
Mon 15 July 7.30pm South Area Committee
Wed 17 July 10.30am Joint Development Control Committee – Cambridge Fringes
Tue 23 July 10.00am Joint Development Control – Cambridge Fringes – Development Control Forum
Thur 25 July 7.00pm East Area Committee
Thu 1 Aug 6.30pm North Area Committee
Wed 7 Aug 9.30am Planning Committee