Campaign Diary

October 2003

Wed 1 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 5 Home Farm Trust Sponsored Bike Ride. 20 or 50 mile circular rides. From Orford House, Ugley, near Bishops Stortford. In aid of the Home Farm Trust. For further details, contact seftihiou@hft.org.uk or phone (01525) 379830
Tue 7 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 proper starts at 8 pm.)
Sat 11 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.
Sun 12 1 pm Leisurely Ride. A countryside ride, at a gentle pace. Meet at Hobbs Pavilion on Parker’s Piece. Back in Cambridge around 5 pm.
Fri 17 8.30 am Newsletter 50 review and planning for 51, over breakfast at Tatties café.
Mon 20 7 pm Join us for a social gathering at CB2 café 5-7 Norfolk Street.
Sat 25 10-2 Free cycle security coding at Park Street Cycle Park. The security code is a deterrent to theft and enables bikes to be traced nationally.

November

Tue 4 7.30 pm Campaign Annual General Meeting. Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane, at the Park Street junction. See 7 October for description.
Tue 7 7 pm Bicycle Maintenance 2 evening class, Coleridge Community College, Radegund Road. First of five weekly sessions aimed at people with some experience of bicycle maintenance. This course builds on the basics and concentrates on other, less-everyday bike maintenance tasks. Further information on Camlearn (www.camlearn.net), enrolments (01223) 712340/1.
Wed 5 5-7 pm Free cycle security coding at Cambridge Station Cycles. See 1 October for description.
Sat 8 Newsletter 51 copy deadline. Please send articles to the Editor.
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 5 pm.
Mon 17 7 pm Join us for a social gathering at CB2 café 5-7 Norfolk Street.
Wed 26 7.30 pm Newsletter 51 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!
Sat 29 10-2 Free cycle security coding at Park Street Cycle Park. The security code is a deterrent to theft and enables bikes to be traced nationally.

December

Tue 2 7.30 pm Monthly open meeting. Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane, at the Park Street junction. See 7 October for description.
Wed 3 5-7 pm Free cycle security coding at Cambridge Station Cycles. See 6 August for description.
Sun 14 1 pm Leisurely Ride. A countryside ride, at a gentle pace. Meet at Hobbs Pavilion on Parker’s Piece. Back in Cambridge around 5 pm.
Mon 15 7 pm Join us for a social gathering at CB2 café 5-7 Norfolk Street.
Sat 27 10-2 Free cycle security coding at Park Street Cycle Park. The security code is a deterrent to theft and enables bikes to be traced nationally.

Further ahead

6 January 2004 Bicycle Maintenance 1 evening class. First of five weekly sessions aimed at people with little or no previous experience of bicycle maintenance who want to get started. For more details see 7 November.