Campaign Diary

This article was published in 2009, in Newsletter 83.

April 2009

Wed 1

9.30am

Planning Committee. Campaign members may be interested to attend Planning Committee meetings, which often include cycling and walking issues. Details of venue and agenda are available about a week beforehand at www.cambridge.gov.uk/public/councillors/comtabl9.htm

Thu 2

7.30pm

South Area Committee. Campaign members may be interested to attend City Council Area Committee meetings, which often cover walking/cycling/transport issues. Cambridge Professional Development Centre, Foster Road.

Thu 2

5pm

Newsletter review meeting. Copper Kettle, Kings Parade. Note change of time, day and venue!

Fri 3

12.30pm

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 7

8.00pm

Monthly General Meeting. Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane (with tea and coffee from 7.30pm, and a chance to chat, and for us to introduce ourselves to new members). We have invited Steve Hawkes, School Travel Co-ordinator for the County Council to speak to us this month. He is involved with encouraging pupils to cycle to school.

Fri 10

12.30pm

Friday ride (weather permitting). Lunchtime ride open to all. See 3 April for details.

Wed 15

10.00am

Joint Development Control Committee. Small Hall, The Guildhall. Campaign members may be interested to attend Joint Development Control Committee meetings, which are determining the Planning Applications relating to the huge major housing development proposals for the Cambridge sub-region.

Fri 17

12.30pm

Friday ride (weather permitting). Lunchtime ride open to all. See 3 April for details.

Sat 18 / Sun 19

Cambridge Traffic Management Area Joint Committee (AJC) response drafting. A meeting to draft our communications to Councillors of the AJC will be held over this weekend. For further details, please contact us.

Mon 20

from 7pm

Social gathering. Join us at CB2 café, 5-7 Norfolk Street.

Fri 24

12.30pm

Friday ride (weather permitting). Lunchtime ride open to all. See 3 April for details.

Mon 27

2pm

Cambridge Traffic Management Area Joint Committee (AJC) meeting. The Guildhall. Campaign members may be interested to attend AJC meetings, which cover walking/cycling/transport issues in some depth.

Wed 29

Planning Committee. See 1 April for more information.

Thu 30

7.30pm

West/Central Area Committee. Campaign members may be interested to attend City Council Area Committee meetings, which often cover walking/cycling/transport issues.

May 2009

Sun 3

Newsletter 84 deadline. Please send copy to Monica Frisch: mfrisch@phonecoop.coop. Members are warmly invited to write articles (style guidelines available) and are invited to contact the Editor in the first instance.

Mon 4

9.00am

Ride to Reach Fair. See page 9.

Tue 5

8.00pm

Monthly General Meeting. Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane. See 7 April for details. Speaker: Tim Burford on the cycle culture of South America.

Thu 7

7.30pm

East Area Committee. Campaign members may be interested to attend City Council Area Committee meetings, which often cover walking/cycling/transport issues.

Fri 8

12.30pm

Friday ride (weather permitting). Lunchtime ride open to all. See 3 April for details.

Thu 14

6.30pm

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/transport issues.

Fri 15

12.30pm

Friday ride (weather permitting). Lunchtime ride open to all. See 3 April for details.

Fri 22

12.30pm

Friday ride (weather permitting). Lunchtime ride open to all. See 3 April for details.

Wed 27

9.30am

Planning Committee. See 1 April for more information.

Thu 28

7.30pm

Newsletter stuffing at Baby Milk Action offices, 34 Trumpington Street. Help very much welcomed.

Fri 29

12.30pm

Friday ride (weather permitting). Lunchtime ride open to all. See 3 April for details.