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Southampton Riverfest: Saturday 27th May

Southampton Cycling Campaign will be making their presence felt at the first Southampton Riverfest on the late May bank holiday weekend. There will be cargo bike rides, an information point,  and bike doctor to look over your cycle. Lyn Bradley

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Bike Week 2017: 10th-18th June

The 2017 national bike week is running from 10th-18th June this year. That means there are two weekends for rides and meetings. We will be organising a set of runs so keep an eye on the site and on our

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Response to the Southampton City Council “Cycling Southampton” plan

Southampton City Council has produced a draft ten year cycling plan for the city. As part of the public consultation the Southampton Cycling Campaign has submitted a response.

Southampton Cyclists’ Code

Southampton Cycling Campaign have produced a useful set of guidelines called the Southampton Cyclists Code to help you enjoy your journey around Southampton more safely. It will soon be available at most local cycle shops in the city as well as

Cargo bikes on The Common

As part of Southampton’s first Sustainability Week, lots of cargo bikes met up on The Common.  From 1pm Sunday 16th October cargo bikes kept appearing at the play area, so those with ‘living’ cargo could be amused while they gathered. The

Stolen bicycle

A Raleigh Randonneur was stolen  in a forced shed burglary on the night of Sat 17 Sept from Lindsi’s garden in Whitworth Rd Bitterne Park Southampton between 1-4am. Colour: turquoise, 27speed upgraded gearing with handlebar end controls  and small mauve

Cycle to Work Day

Cycle to Work Day is a national event that aims to encourage everyone to take to two wheels and cycle to work. This year it is on Wednesday September 14th. Free bike checks are available from a number of

BIKE WEEK 2016 event: Sustainably Engineered Wooden Bikes, A talk by Nick Coates

Tuesday, June 14, Refreshments 7.30 pm; talk starts 8 pm.  Friends Meeting House, Ordnance Rd (off London Rd), Southampton Free; all welcome More info at BEAMZ Birch-wood Bikes.  How are they made, why are they made?   Nick Coates – Founder

Local election survey on cycling

We have carried out a survey of the 101 candidates for the local council election candidates, on May 5th, to find out their opinions on cycling. This year we have asked two questions: Question 1. If elected will you sign

FILM NIGHT – Wednesday 16 March, 8.00pm

Come along and view ‘Bicycle – A Great British Movement’ A documentary about the bicycle’s history and impact in Britain. 86 mins, tea and popcorn provided   £2.00 per head, £2.50 per couple