Campaign Diary

This article was published in 2002, in Newsletter 45.

December 2002

Tue 3 7.30 pm Annual General 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 proper starts at 8 pm.) Our guest speaker, Brian Smith, Director of Environment & Transport at Cambridgeshire County Council, will be speaking on the subject of Safer Routes to Schools; Patrick Joyce, who is the Cycling Project Officer, will also be present.
Wed 4 5-7 pm Free cycle security coding at Cambridge Station Cycles, next to the Railway Station. The security code is a deterrent to theft and enables bikes to be traced nationally.
Sun 8 1 pm Leisurely Ride. A countryside ride, at a gentle pace. Meet at Hobbs Pavilion on Parker’s Piece. Back in Cambridge around 4.30 pm.
Mon 16 7 pm Join us for a social gathering and Christmas party at CB2 café 5-7 Norfolk Street.
Sat 28 10-4 Free cycle security coding at Park Street Cycle Park. The security code is a deterrent to theft and enables bikes to be traced nationally.

January 2003

Fri 3 8.30 am Newsletter 45 review meeting, over breakfast at Tatties café.
Tue 7 7.30 pm Campaign general meeting. Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane, at the Park Street junction. See 3 December for description.
Sat 11 Newsletter 46 copy deadline. Please send copy to the editor.
Sun 12 1 pm Leisurely Ride. A countryside ride, at a gentle pace. See 8 December for description.
Sat 18 10 am Local authority auction of unclaimed found cycles to be held at the 29th Cambridge Scout Headquarters, Stanesfield Road, off Barnwell Road, Cambridge. Viewing from 9 am. Contact 01354 688197 for more information. Please note: although you may find a bargain, you have no rights if the cycle is faulty. If you are new to cycling or know little about cycles, we recommend purchasing from a reputable cycle shop or dealer elsewhere in the city.
Mon 20 7 pm Join us for a social gathering at CB2 café 5-7 Norfolk Street.
Sat 25 10-4 Free cycle security coding at Park Street Cycle Park. See 28 December.
Wed 29 7.30 pm Newsletter 46 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!

February 2003

Tue 4 7.30 pm Campaign general meeting. Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane, at the Park Street junction. See 3 December for description.
Wed 5 5-7 pm Free cycle security coding at Cambridge Station Cycles, next to the railway station. See 28 December.
Sun 9 1 pm Leisurely Ride. A countryside ride, at a gentle pace. Meet at Hobbs Pavilion on Parker’s Piece. Back in Cambridge around 4.30 pm.
Mon 17 7 pm Join us for a social gathering at CB2 café 5-7 Norfolk Street.
Thu 20 7.30 pm Cycle Parking subgroup meeting at 8 Thirleby Close.
Sat 22 10-4 Free cycle security coding at Park Street Cycle Park. See 28 December.

Further ahead

June 14-22 National Bike Week 2003.