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3 November 2016 - 4:14pm
Beer and brownies bring Birmingham’s Big Bike Revival to a close
Members of Handsworth Beat the Street Community Cycle Club with Cycling UK’s
From beer and brownies to pond-dipping and fund-raising, dozens of Birmingham cyclists went on rides with a difference to celebrate the end of a fantastic summer of cycling with the Big Bike Revival.
14 October 2016 - 11:41am
Community cycling groups Onna high after sharing award!
Whalley Range on Wheels and Onna Bike receive their awards
The quality of entries for our Best Community Project award was so high that it ended up being shared between two extremely worthy and hard-working groups – Whalley Range on Wheels and Onna Bike. Both are Cycling UK Community Clubs, both have been heavily involved in our Big Bike Revival – and both have been helping people to cycle, with fantastic benefits to their respective communities.
5 March 2016 - 5:14pm
Mum’s the word as Eve and Glynis lead Suffragette Ride
Eve Holt, Glynis Francis and family
Eve Holt and Glynis Francis will be celebrating Mother’s Day, International Women’s Day and the suffragette movement all rolled into one on a bike ride with a difference today.
4 March 2016 - 2:00pm
CTC cycling sessions help asylum seekers
CTC's Eve Holt and asylum seeker Rowa
CTC is supporting a group of ten asylum seekers by holding cycling sessions in Alexandra Park, Manchester – and helping to change their lives for the better. You only have to listen to their reaction to realise how learning to cycle has given them new-found feelings of freedom and confidence.
3 March 2016 - 5:07pm
CTC's ‘Bike Tweak’ gets you geared up for cycling!
Farnham bike maintenance workshop
When it comes to changing an inner tube, adjusting a front brake or tweaking the gears, dozens of cyclists in Surrey and Hampshire will now be fixing it themselves…rather than being left in a fix. And that’s all thanks to the bike maintenance sessions organised by CTC Cycling Development Officer Susan Keywood.
21 January 2016 - 1:15pm
CTC overwhelmed by bike donations after Reading theft
Palmer Park, Reading
CTC, the national cycling charity, has been overwhelmed by the public response to its appeal for children’s bikes following the theft of 12 cycles used for popular after-school sessions in Reading.
19 March 2015 - 9:47am
Girls Go Better by Cycle workshop
Cycling workshop panellists images and names
The panellists have been announced for an evening of networking and debate with inspirational women speakers from across the world of cycling organised by CTC and Transport for Greater Manchester
3 February 2015 - 8:51pm
Girl pedal power
Eve Holt
Throughout March, CTC and Transport for Greater Manchester are bringing together a festival of events aimed at getting more women in Manchester cycling.
25 January 2015 - 12:00am
I bike because...
Becca on her bike
To mark International Women’s Day on 8 March 2015, CTC's Cycling Development Officer for Manchester Anna Smith is collecting photographs of women across the city explaining why they ride their bikes.
22 January 2015 - 4:24pm
New blow to hopes of New Forest campaigners and cyclists
CTC New Forest Rally 2014 - cyclists of all ages
Proposals based on sense, safety and compromise rejected for inclusion in the New Forest Cycle Events Organisers' Charter.
6 November 2014 - 4:21pm
Community Cycle Club opens in Aldershot
The Community Cycle Club at The Source in Aldershot
A group of keen young adults were the first recruits to complete CTC Cycle Maintenance training as part of the new Community Cycle Club in Aldershot.
30 October 2014 - 3:30pm
The Big Bike Revival
CTC staff team fixing bikes
This week, CTC helped over a thousand people fix their bikes at a series of events called the Big Bike Revival.
24 October 2014 - 7:31am
Lancashire Youth Challenge wins Sport England Project of the Year
Lancaster Youth Challenge
The Lancaster Youth Challenge(LYC), a sports and arts programme delivered by The Dukes, Marsh Community Centre, Fylde YMCA and the national cycle charity CTC, received the Sportivate (Sport England) Project of the Year Award at a ceremony in the Houses of Parliament on Tuesday.
28 April 2014 - 8:54pm
Family Rides in Reading to contribute to the European Cycling Challenge
Ride logo
Four led rides in Reading aimed at families to get people involved in the European Cycling Challenge 2014.
 
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