Campaign diary

May 2006

Sun 28 9 am

A ride less leisurely to Ely and back as preparation for a trip to the Netherlands. About 70 km (45 miles) in total. Not a fast ride, but a little longer than the usual leisurely ride. Meet at the Green Dragon bridge, Stourbridge Common.

June 2006

Fri 2 8.30 am

Newsletter 66 review and planning for 67, over breakfast at Tatties café, Hobson Street.

Tue 6 7.30 pm

Monthly 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.).

Sun 11 1 pm

Leisurely ride, in association with Sustrans. Meet at Reality Checkpoint (the centre of Parker’s Piece). A countryside ride, at a gentle pace. See article for more details.

Sun 11 11-3

Everyday Sport Roadshow on Parker’s Piece. See National Bike Week article. Volunteers wanted for the Campaign’s stall.

Wed 21
8-9 am

Free Cyclists’ Breakfasts at Milton Tesco and Trumpington Waitrose. Volunteers wanted.

Sun 25

Ride to Reach via NCN 51. Volunteers wanted to help, or anyone can join the ride itself.

July 2006

Tue 4 7.30 pm

Monthly general meeting, Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane. For details see 6 June.

Sat 8

Deadline for articles written for Newsletter 67.

Sun 9 1 pm

Leisurely ride, in association with Sustrans. See article for more details.

Sun 23

Sponsored annual London to Cambridge Bike Ride organised by Bike Events in aid of Breakthrough Breast Cancer. The 50 mile route winds its way through beautiful countryside from Waltham Abbey to the finish at Midsummer Common. To enter apply online or call 0870 755 8519

Wed 26 7.30 pm

Newsletter 67 envelope stuffing (date subject to review) at the Baby Milk Action office, 34 Trumpington Street. Help very much welcomed.

August 2006

Tue 1 7.30 pm

Monthly general meeting, Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane. For details see 6 June.

Fri 4 8.30 am

Newsletter 67 review and planning for 68, over breakfast at Tatties café, Hobson Street.

Sun 13 1 pm

Leisurely ride, in association with Sustrans.

Reach, WIcken Fen and Ely – tea and train home

Mon 21 7 pm

Campaign social meeting at CB2 café, 5-7 Norfolk Street.