Monthly Archive: May 2013

Cycling to Suffrage – Bikes & Bonnets

A commemorative bike ride from Longhorsley (Emily’s family home) to Morpeth involving up to 100 women and girls. Emily herself was a keen cyclist and cycling was a symbol of emancipation. Participants will then join in the procession from Morpeth…
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Mima reports from Helsinki

Helsinki : cycling provision in new developments This story is part of our youReport series. You asked for some photos! I only took three when I was visiting Helsinki in August 2012. Because I grew up in Helsinki I forget…
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Messing-around in the City Centre

The Safe Cycling petition has its three year anniversary on 2 June 2013. Whilst we now have warm words, a super Cycle Plan and a Cycle City Ambition bid document good enough to be adopted as Newcastle’s works programme –…
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Gosforth and GNR

We remain concerned about Newcastle City Council’s plans for Gosforth. As there are various outstanding questions https://newcycling.org/gosforth-transport-corridor-proposals) – and we haven’t heard from them for months. Yet the devil is undoubtedly in the detail. In order to inspire – maybe…
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