Campaign Diary

This article was published in 2008, in Newsletter 79.

August 2008

Fri 1 8.30 am Newsletter 79 review and planning for Newsletter 80 over breakfast at Tatties, Sussex Street.
Fri 1 12.30 pm Friday ride (weather permitting): A lunchtime ride of varying speed and length, usually involving a stop at a pub on the way, leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. Open to all who like to ride and talk about bicycles. Join the ride at your own risk.
Tue 5 8.00 pm Monthly General Meeting: Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane (with tea and coffee from 7.30 pm, and a chance to chat, and for us to introduce ourselves to new members). Hear all about the plans for Cambridge as a Cycling Demonstration Town and discuss our wish list.
Thu 7 10.00 am Joint Development Control Committee: This meeting has been cancelled.
Fri 8 12.30 pm Friday ride (weather permitting): Lunchtime ride, open to all. See 1 August for description.
Thu 14 7.30 pm North Area Committee, Manor Community College, Arbury Road. Campaign members may be interested to attend City Council Area Committee meetings, which often cover walking/cycling/planning issues.
Fri 15 12.30 pm Friday ride (weather permitting): Lunchtime ride, open to all. See 1 August for description.
Mon 18 7.00 pm Social meeting: Join us for a social gathering at CB2 café, 5-7 Norfolk Street.
Fri 22 12.30 pm Friday ride (weather permitting): Lunchtime ride, open to all. See 1 August for description.
Thu 28 7.30 pm South Area Committee, Royal British Legions Hall, Fishers Lane, Cherry Hinton. See 14 August for details on Area meetings.
Fri 29 12.30 pm Friday ride (weather permitting): Lunchtime ride, open to all. See 1 August for description.

September 2008

Tue 2 8.00 pm Monthly General Meeting: Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane. See 5 August for details.
Thu 7 10.00 am Joint Development Control Committee, University Centre, Granta Place, Mill Lane. Campaign members may be interested to attend Joint Development Control Committee meetings, which are determining the Planning Applications relating to the major housing development proposals for the Cambridge sub-region.
Fri 5 12.30 pm Friday ride (weather permitting): Lunchtime ride, open to all. See 1 August for description.
Sat 6 Deadline for articles for Newsletter 80. Please send copy to Monica Frisch: mfrisch@phonecoop.coop. Members are warmly invited to write articles and are invited to contact the Editor in the first instance.
Fri 12 12.30 pm Friday ride (weather permitting): Lunchtime ride, open to all. See 1 August for description.
Thu 18 7.30 pm West/Central Area Committee, University Centre, Granta Place, Mill Lane. See 14 August for details on Area meetings.
Fri 19 12.30 pm Friday ride (weather permitting): Lunchtime ride, open to all. See 1 August for description.
Thu 25 7.30 pm Newsletter stuffing at the Baby Milk Action office, 34 Trumpington Street. Help very much welcomed.
Fri 26 12.30 pm Friday ride (weather permitting): Lunchtime ride, open to all. See 1 August for description.

October 2008

Thu 2 10.00 am Joint Development Control Committee, location to be confirmed. See 4 September for details.
Thu 2 7.30 pm East Area Committee, Cherry Trees Day Centre, St Matthew’s Street. See 14 August for details on Area meetings.
Fri 3 8.30 am Newsletter 80 review and planning for Newsletter 81 over breakfast at Tatties, Sussex Street.
Fri 3 12.30 pm Friday ride (weather permitting): Lunchtime ride, open to all. See 1 August for description.
Sat 4 / Sun 5 Meeting to draft our communications to councillors of the Cambridge Traffic Management Area Joint Committee (AJC) will be held over this weekend. For further details, please contact us.
Tue 7 8.00 pm Monthly General Meeting: Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane. See 5 August for details.
Thu 9 7.30 pm North Area Committee, Manor Community College, Arbury Road. See 14 August for details on Area meetings.
Fri 10 12.30 pm Friday ride (weather permitting): Lunchtime ride, open to all. See 1 August for description.
Mon 13 2.00 pm Cambridge Traffic Management Area Joint Committee (AJC) meeting, Shire Hall, Castle Hill. Campaign members may be interested to attend AJC meetings, which cover walking, cycling and transport issues in some depth.
Fri 17 12.30 pm Friday ride (weather permitting): Lunchtime ride, open to all. See 1 August for description.
Thu 23 7.30 pm South Area Committee, Royal British Legions Hall, Fishers Lane, Cherry Hinton. See 14 August for details on Area meetings.
Fri 24 12.30 pm Friday ride (weather permitting): Lunchtime ride, open to all. See 1 August for description.
Sun 26 12.30 pm British Summer Time ends: Clocks should be put back at 1am – don’t forget your bike lights!
Fri 31 12.30 pm Friday ride (weather permitting): Lunchtime ride, open to all. See 1 August for description.