Newcastle Cycling Campaign

Campaign Christmas Party at Bar Loco

Bar Loco 22 Leazes Park Road, Newcastle

Let’s get together! Pop in, grab a drink and some food and meet other members and some of us from the committee. Open to all – whether you’re a new member or one of our long standing supporters. Whether you’d like to find out more about what Newcycling is about or/and would like to help. You can find us on the top floor of Bar Loco from 6pm and we've arranged for food to be served at 7pm. See you soon!

Management Committee Meeting

Members of the Management Committee meet to discuss the Campaign business, make decisions and plan future work. We keep track of our campaign’s plan for the year too.

Management Committee Meeting

Members of the Management Committee meet to discuss the Campaign business, make decisions and plan future work. We keep track of our campaign’s plan for the year too.

2019 AGM

Our 2019 AGM will be held on Saturday 30 March 2:00-4:30pm, at Commercial Union House, 4th floor in Newcastle (opposite Tyneside cinema). We’d love families to come and participate – There will be craft activities for kids in a separate room, so please let us know if you’re bringing kids as we need to have an idea about numbers. Thanks! As usual, we’ll deal with the formal AGM business first, i.e. review the minutes of 2018 AGM, present our annual reports including finances, and form the management committee for 2019/20. More details will be posted nearer the date, and in the[...]

Elswick Infrastructure Safari ride

Meet us at 12:45 just outside the Great North Museum (Hancock) on the grassy area for a departure at 13:00pm. We expect the ride to last for 2 hours and we'll have coffee and cakes in a local venue (TBC) around 3:00pm . We're delighted that Chi Onwurah MP will be able to join us (parliamentary business allowing), . We will ride together to the start of Elswick Road through quiet ways (as much as we can!) and stop at various locations to look at the new cycling infrastructure. We'll be discussing what works for us and what doesn't and why, and[...]

A decade of cycleway activism: what‘s just happened?

Lecture Theatre 002 in Ellison A-Block Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne

A warm welcome back to Katja who will be speaking at our Christmas social evening. Kick off at 5:30 - talk followed by Q&A and drinks & snacks after 7:00pm in a nearby place. Everybody welcome! Katja takes us through ten years of campaigning for cycleways in Newcastle. She also - as part of her PhD - had a look at Bremen, a cycle city in Germany. There are similarities and differences in the two cities, their kinds of activism and decision-making processes. Katja tells an activist story in times of political deficit and technical rule of automobility. At a[...]

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2020 AGM – postponed

Shieldfield Art Works 1 Clarence Street, Newcastle upon Tyne

PLEASE NOTE THIS WAS POSTPONED TO THURSDAY 1 OCTOBER 2020 - please click here for more information Our 2020 AGM will be held on Saturday 28 March 1:30-4:00pm PLEASE NOTE THAT WE ARE PLANNING TO GO AHEAD WITH THE MEETING BUT ARE REVIEWING THE SITUATION ON A REGULAR BASIS AND WILL LET EVERYBODY KNOW IF WE DECIDE TO POSTPONE IT DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK (Next update due 17 or 18 March 2020) Venue: Shieldfield Art Works (SAW), 1 Clarence Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 1YH We’d love families to come and participate – There will be craft activities for[...]

Our 2020 Online AGM

After having to postpone our AGM due to be held in spring, we decided to go ahead with a “virtual” version to mark our tenth anniversary: Date                Thursday 1 October 2020 Time               19:00-21:00 Venue             Virtual Zoom Meeting – link and instructions to follow There is also a lot going on so we thought it would be timely to get together and hear from local community groups about campaigning and activism in and around Newcastle, with a focus on transport and the changes triggered by the Covid-19 pandemic and their impact on our urban landscape.   More details about[...]

Kidical Mass Ride – September 2022

Kidical Mass, the global movement of family friendly cycle rides, comes to Newcastle on Saturday 24 September. Newcycling, SPACE groups and local parents are supporting the three rides, which leave at 2pm from St James and St Basil's in Fenham, Gosforth Central Park in Gosforth, and St Teresa’s Church in Heaton, and finishing at Exhibition Park for cake and coffee. All welcome, come and join us to spread the message that kids, young people and families need safer streets!    

Campaign Social Evening

The Cycle Hub Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne

Let's get together! NewCycling Social Evenings are back at the Cycle Hub in the Ouseburn. Come and join us from 7pm for a drink and some snacks. We will give a quick update on active travel plans in Newcastle and the campaign going forward. All welcome; whether you're a new member, one of our long standing supporters or a resident who would like to find out more about Cycling & Walking schemes and get involved in the campaign. First drink is on us! Please register here- Many thanks We are very much looking forward to seeing you The Campaign team