Campaign Diary

October

Tue 3
7.30 pm
Open meeting, Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane, at the Park Street junction. (Tea and coffee, a chance to chat, and for us to introduce ourselves to new members for the first half-hour. The meeting itself starts at 8 pm.)
Sat 7
9 am
Police cycle auction, Parkside police station. Viewing starts at 9.00 am phone (01354) 688197
Sun 8
2 pm
Leisurely ride. Meet at Brookside, near Lensfield Road. A countryside ride at a gentle pace. Includes a tea shop or café stop. We are usually back in Cambridge by 6 pm. Don’t be confused by the longer CTC afternoon ride, which sets off at the same time
Sun 8
The Home Farm Trust’s Sponsored Bike Ride. 20 or 50 mile rides, from Orford House, Near Stansted Mountfitchet, Bishops Stortford. For information, contact Hilary Colbert, The Home Farm Trust, Chandos, 18 King Street, Leighton Buzzard, Beds, LU7 7BY
Mon 16
7 pm
Join us for a social gathering at CB2 café 5-7 Norfolk Street
Tue 24
7.30 pm
Cycle Parking subgroup meeting at 3 Bentinck Street
Sun 29
2 am
British Summer Time ends. Clocks should be put back to 1 am – don’t forget your bike lights!
Sun 29
Deadline for nominations and motions for the AGM. See article
Tue 31
Bicycle Maintenance Evening Class – Improvers course starts. It’s five weekly evening sessions. For administration, contact the Community Education Office, Coleridge Community College, Radegund Road, Cambridge CB1 3RJ (01223) 712340 or 712341. For other questions about the course, contact David Green e-mail david.green@smallworld.co.uk or daytime phone (01223) 449304

November

Sat 4
Cycle Campaign Network/CTC Autumn Conference In Manchester. Contact Howard Gott, e-mail howard@cycling.org.uk
Tue 7
7.30 pm
Annual General Meeting. See article for details
Sat 11
Newsletter 33 deadline. Please send copy to Mark Irving phone 882378 e-mail irving@home.cam.net.uk
Sat 12
2 pm
Leisurely Ride. Meet at Brookside, near Lensfield Road. See 8 October for description
Sat 18
Bicycle Maintenance 1-day Class – Beginners. For contact details see 31 October
Sun 19
1.30 pm
Music festival: a performance of Kagel’s 30-minute processional work for 111 bicycles. Cyclists wanted! You must be able to ride your bike safely and accurately and be able to attend a rehearsal at 10 am. Contact phone (01223) 350544 e-mail cammusic@enterprise.net or www.cammusic.co.uk
Mon 20
7 pm
Join us for a social gathering at CB2 café 5-7 Norfolk Street
Wed 29
7.30 pm
Newsletter 33 Envelope Stuffing at the Baby Milk Action offices, 23 St Andrews Street (between the Robert Sayle main- and computer shop entrances, above Jacobs Outfitters). Help very much welcomed!

December

Sat 2
Bicycle Maintenance 1-day Class – Wheel building. For contact details see 31 October
Tue 5
7.30 pm
Monthly open meeting, Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane. See 3 October for details
Sun 10
2 pm
Leisurely Ride. Meet at Brookside, near Lensfield Road. See 8 October for description