Wednesday, May 30, 2007

Origami ride - Saturday June 9th - Milton Keynes

Details for the June origami ride from Milton Keynes Central station are here. All riders and all types of bicycle welcome on this sociable ride.

Friday, May 11, 2007

SatRDay production ends

'BentRider Online has a report that Bike Friday is ceasing production of its folding recumbent bicycle, the SatRDay. Many manufacturers of recumbent trikes now offer models which fold or dismantle easily, but finding a folding recumbent bike was difficult even before this latest news. As reported recently, two other manufacturers (ICE and Challenge) seem to have such machines in the pipeline, and they are eagerly awaited.

Friday, May 04, 2007

The Birth of Mass Cycling - Featuring DOUG PINKERTON

BBC 4 will next week screen a programme on the Edwardian bicycle featuring Doug Pinkerton riding his Dursley Pedersen from 1905 and an interview with Steve Bagley, curator of the Coventry Transport Museum (that has a huge collection of bikes). 8.30pm BBC-4 on Wednesday May 9th.

Source CTC email 04.05.2007

Tuesday, May 01, 2007

Origami Ride - Saturday May 12th - Solihull

Details for the May Origami ride are here. All are welcome - with large or small wheels. The ride is run at a sociable pace.