Campaign Diary

This article was published in 2006, in Newsletter 69.

December 2006

Fri 1 8.30am Newsletter 69 review and planning for 70, over breakfast at Tatties café on Hobson Street.
Fri 1 12.30pm A small group of cyclists, often on recumbent or other unusual bikes, go for an hour’s ride at a brisk pace. Meet at the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge; please join us, but at your own risk.
Tue 5 7.30pm 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 8pm .).
Fri 8 12.30pm An hour’s ride at a brisk pace See 1 December for description.
Sun 10 1pm Leisurely ride We shall tour the changes that have happened to cycling in Cambridge during 2006. These include the good (Addenbrooke’s to Shelford), the bad (Arbury Park) and the ugly (Gonville Place-Gresham Road-Parker’s Piece crossing) though each can nominate their own. We’ll return to a member’s house in Romsey Town for home made mince pies and mulled wine.
Fri 15 12.30pm An hour’s ride at a brisk pace See 1 December for description.
Mon 18 7pm Film: Return of the Scorcher and social meeting – seasonal celebration This half-hour documentary (1992) looks at bike culture and bike lifestyles around the world with beautiful and inspiring scenes of bike use filmed in China, The Netherlands, Denmark, and the USA. The film will be shown at the beginning of the December Social evening in the basement. After the film we shall dine in the restaurant, so do join us for a seasonal celebration at CB2 café, 5-7 Norfolk Street – from around 7.45pm. Places are limited so please confirm your intention to come by contacting us if possible.
Fri 22 12.30pm An hour’s ride at a brisk pace See 1 December for description.
Fri 29 12.30pm An hour’s ride at a brisk pace See 1 December for description.e

January 2007

Tue 2 7.30pm Monthly general meeting, Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane. For details see 5 December.
Fri 5 12.30pm An hour’s ride at a brisk pace See 1 December for description.
Sat 6 Deadline for articles written for Newsletter 70.
Fri 12 12.30pm An hour’s ride at a brisk pace See 1 December for description.
Sun 14 1pm Leisurely ride in association with Sustrans. Meet at Reality Checkpoint (the centre of Parker’s Piece). A countryside ride, at a gentle pace; bring lights.
Fri 19 12.30pm An hour’s ride at a brisk pace See 1 December for description.
Thu 25 7.30pm Newsletter 70 envelope stuffing at the Baby Milk Action office, 34 Trumpington Street. Help very much welcomed.
Fri 26 12.30pm An hour’s ride at a brisk pace See 1 December for description.

February 2007

Fri 2 8.30am Newsletter 70 review and planning for 71, over breakfast at Tatties café on Hobson Street.
Fri 2 12.30pm An hour’s ride at a brisk pace See 1 December for description.
Tue 6 7.30pm Monthly general meeting, Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane. For details see 5 December.
Fri 9 12.30pm An hour’s ride at a brisk pace See 1 December for description.
Sun 11 1pm Leisurely ride in association with Sustrans. Meet at Reality Checkpoint (the centre of Parker’s Piece). A countryside ride, at a gentle pace; bring lights.
Fri 16 12.30pm An hour’s ride at a brisk pace See 1 December for description.
Mon 19 7pm Join us for a social gathering at CB2 café, 5-7 Norfolk Street.
Fri 23 12.30pm An hour’s ride at a brisk pace See 1 December for description.