Forming a Group
Are you sick of cycling around on substandard road conditions? Are you tired of feeling like a second class road user? Do you want to see good quality Space for Cycling in your area? Well you can rest assured that you are not alone!
All over the country, cycle campaign groups have formed to make Space for Cycling happen in their area and have been extremely effective!
Cycle groups bring like-minded individuals together, providing much-needed support and enthusiasm, potential income, continuity and an increased legitimacy as a formal organisation. Having a group to share the workload keeps everyone's energy levels up, and enables the sharing of ideas and strategies.
Setting up a group may seem like a daunting task but Cycling UK are on hand to make it as simple as possible.
To form a group, you’ll need an initial open meeting to get people involved. Cycling UK can help with this. In fact all you need to do is find a local suitable venue (pub, council room, sports hall) and make a booking for an evening, preferably on a weekday after 6pm, when people are likely to be free.
Email us and let us know the details around a month beforehand, we will email all our members in the area to make sure people come along.
Once you have a meeting set up, its time to start thinking about the next steps.