Campaign Diary

This article was published in 2005, in Newsletter 61.

August

Mon 1 The Cycle Bridge at the station will be closed all month, for a half a million pound facelift. See article on page 8.
Tue 2 7.30 pm Monthly open meeting and extraordinary general meeting, Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane, at the Park Street junction. (Tea/coffee, a chance to chat, and for us to introduce ourselves to new members for the first half-hour. The meeting proper starts at 8pm.) The EGM is to elect a new committee member – see page 2.
Fri 5 8.30 am Newsletter 61 review and planning for 62, over breakfast. Contact us for the location.
Sat 6 10 am Campaign members are invited to join the CTC short ride, about 15 miles at a gentle pace, with a coffee stop. Meet at Brookside; contact Joseph Sugg: joesugg72@yahoo.co.uk (01223) 570490.
Mon 15 7 pm Campaign social meeting at CB2 café, 5-7 Norfolk Street.
Sat 20 10 am CTC short ride. See 6 August for description.
Sun 21 1 pm Trailblazing ride to discover the area towards Wicken Fen where a regional landmark ‘Bridge of Reeds’ may be built in the next few years. The route will follow the river to Fen Ditton, and after a short off-road section to Anglesey Abbey for refreshments. Returning via some more short off road sections to the river at Baits Bite lock and back into Cambridge on the newly resurfaced towpath. We shall ride at a leisurely pace and won’t leave anyone behind.

September

Tue 6 7.30 pm Monthly open meeting, Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane. For a description see 2 August.
Sat 10 Newsletter 62 deadline. Please contact editor if you would like to write an article.
Sat 10 – Mon 12 Grand Opening of the National Cycle Network will be in Cambridge. See article on page 3.
Sun 25 85 mile sponsored Oxford to Cambridge Bike Ride in aid of the British Heart Foundation. See http://www.bhf.org.uk/oxcambike for details.
Wed 28 7.30 pm Newsletter 62 envelope stuffing, at the Baby Milk Action office, 34 Trumpington Street. New helpers would be very welcome.

October

Tue 4 7.30 pm Monthly open meeting, Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane. For a description see 2 August.
Fri 7 8.30 am Newsletter 62 review and planning for 63, over breakfast. Contact us for the location.