Campaign Diary

This article was published in 2009, in Newsletter 86.



October 2009

Thu 1 5.30 pm Newsletter 86 review meeting. Venue to be arranged.
Sat 3 10.00 am Wheel Building Workshop run by David Green, Queen Edith Community Primary School, Godwin Way. For details, and to book a place, email davidwgreen@onetel.com.
Tue 6 8.00 pm 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).
Sat 10/Sun 11 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.
November 2009
Sun 1 Newsletter 87 deadline.Please send copy to Monica Frisch: mfrisch@phonecoop.coop. Members are warmly invited to write articles (style guidelines available) and should contact the Editor in the first instance.
Tue 3 8.00 pm Annual 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). See page 3 for more details.
Thu 26 7.30 pm Newsletter stuffing.Baby Milk Action offices, 34 Trumpington Street. Help very much welcomed.
Fri 27 7.30 pm Question time: Climate Change and Copenhagen. The panel will be the politicians competing for Cambridge’s votes next year and it will be chaired by Sir David King, former Govt. Chief Scientific Advisor. Drinks and discussion afterwards. Organised by Cambridge Carbon Footprint, as part of the Stop Climate Chaos coalition www.stopclimatechaos.org/. Emmanuel United Reform Church, 3 Trumpington Street.
December 2009
Thu 3 5.30 pm Newsletter 87 review meeting. Venue to be arranged.
Sat 5 Mill Road Winter Fair stall. We’ll be at the Mill Road Winter Fair this year with our stall. Can you help staff the stall? Please contact us if so, or e-mail sdb_156@hotmail.com directly.
Tue 8 8.00 pm Monthly General Meeting. Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane. For details, see 6 October.
Mon 14 (tbc) 6.30 for 7 pm Campaign Christmas Dinner. Join us for Christmas dinner at CB2 cafe, 5-7 Norfolk Street. Details about menu in due course. Please contact us if you wish to come.

Every Friday – LUNCHTIME RIDES, 12.30 pm (weather permitting)

Lunchtime rides 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.

Cambridge City Council Committees

Campaign members may be interested to attend Planning Committee and Area Committee meetings, which often include cycling and walking issues.

Joint Development Control Committee meetings, which are determining the Planning Applications relating to the huge major housing development proposals for the Cambridge sub-region, are also open to the public.

Cambridge Cycling Campaign studies and comments upon agendas and papers for Cambridge Traffic Management Area Joint Committee meetings, and these meetings are also open to the public.

Details of venue and agenda are available about a week beforehand at www.cambridge.gov.uk/public/councillors/comtabl9.htm

OCTOBER
Thu 1 10.00 am Joint Development Control Committee
Thu 15 7.30 pm West/Central Area Committee
Mon 19 2.00 pm Cambridge Traffic Management Area Joint Committee (AJC)
Wed 21 9.30 am Planning Committee
Thu 29 7.00 pm East Area Committee
NOVEMBER
Tue 3 10.00 am Joint Development Control Committee
Thu 12 6.30 pm North Area Committee
Wed 18 9.30 am Planning Committee
Thu 19 7.30 pm South Area Committee
DECEMBER
Thu 3 10.00 am Joint Development Control Committee
Thu 10 7.30 pm West/Central Area Committee
Wed 16 9.30 am Planning Committee
Thu 17 7.00 pm East Area Committee