Campaign Diary

April 2001

Tue 3
7.30 pm
Monthly 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.)
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
Mon 9
6 pm
Cycle Parking subgroup meeting at the Indigo Café, St Edward’s Passage
Tue 10
Cycling – the way ahead. A free seminar, run by the National Cycling Forum – and open to a wide range of groups and organisations. For more information, see http://www.nationalcyclingstrategy.org.uk/html/events.html
Mon 16
7 pm
Join us for a social gathering at CB2 café 5-7 Norfolk Street
Wed 18
7 pm
Provisional Cambridge Festival of Cycling and National Bike Week planning meeting at 8 Thirleby Close
Wed 25
8.30 am
Newsletter 35 review meeting, over breakfast in Tatties café
Sat 28
9 am
Police cycle auction at the Scout Hut, Stanesfield Road, Whitehill Estate, Cambridge phone (01354) 688197

May

Tue 1
Bicycle Wheel Building Evening Class – 3 weekly evening sessions. To check course dates, fees, get more information or enrol, call the Community Education Office phone (01223) 712340 or 712341. Questions about course content e-mail david.green@smallworld.co.uk
Tue 1
7.30 pm
Monthly open meeting, Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane. See 3 April for details
Wed 2
7 pm
Cambridge Festival of Cycling and National Bike Week planning meeting at 100 Thoday Street
Sat 5
Newsletter 35 deadline. Please send copy to Mark Irving
Sat 5
CCN/CTC Spring Conference at Ryde, Isle of Wight. e-mail mgwilks@madasafish.com, phone (01983) 524381
Sun 13
2 pm
Leisurely Ride. Meet at Brookside, near Lensfield Road. See 8 April for description
Wed 16
7 pm
Cambridge Festival of Cycling and National Bike Week planning meeting at 19 Bourne Road
Sun 20
Three Shires Bike Ride in aid of Action Research. For information phone (01767) 641327.
Mon 21
7 pm
Join us for a social gathering at CB2 café 5-7 Norfolk Street
Wed 23
7.30 pm
Newsletter 35 Envelope Stuffing at the Baby Milk Action offices, 23 St Andrews Street (between the Robert Sayle main and computer shop entrances, entrance next to Lunch Aid). Help very much welcomed!

June

4-15
Cambridge City Council’s Environment Week Plus One
Tue 5
7.30 pm
Monthly open meeting, Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane. See 3 April for details
Wed 6
7 pm
Cambridge Festival of Cycling and National Bike Week planning meeting at 140 Cherry Hinton Road
Sun 10
2 pm
Leisurely Ride. Meet at Brookside, near Lensfield Road. See 8 April for description
Tue 12
Bicycle Maintenance 5 weekly evening sessions. For contact information see 1 May
16-24
Cambridge Festival of Cycling and National Bike Week
Mon 18
7 pm
Join us for a social gathering at CB2 café 5-7 Norfolk Street

Later this year

Sun 22 July
London to Cambridge Bike Ride, in aid of Breakthrough Breast Cancer phone (01225) 480130 or http://www.breakthrough.org.uk/
25-29 July
London to Paris cycle ride in aid of Action Research phone (01403) 327477
17-21 September
VeloCity 2001 Conference in Edinburgh and Glasgow. For details, see http://www.velo-city2001.org/
Sun 30 September
The Cambridge Wheel. A choice of 25 or 43 miles through the Cambridgeshire countryside, in aid of Action Research phone (01767) 641327