AGM 2018 Part 1

We held our Annual General Meeting on 25 March 2018 at the Jesmond Community Library in Newcastle. It was great to see so many people for the launch of our #city4kids manifesto including and lots of families and children who came for the first time. Many thanks to Ellie for keeping kids busy in the arts and craft room! Here is an account of the formal business of the AGM for those who couldn’t make it.  Claire Prospert, co-founder of NewCycling and Secretary, presented the annual report of activities. Before the winter, we worked with Richard Grassick from Moving Films to produce a[…]

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The Northern Conversation: Live Breakfast event

Katja, chair of Newcycling has been invited to speak by the Northern Correspondent at a public debate on “Reinventing East cities and towns”. What do we want from our cities and towns? How should we be selling our cities to the rest of the country/world? How can we make them work better? How we make them more liveable, enjoyable, safer? How do we make them smart cities? Tweet about it: #northconvo The agenda is as follows: 07:30 Registrations and breakfast 07:55 Welcome from Ian Wylie 08:00 Peter Buchan – How do we build better, smarter cities in the north east? 08:15 Panel[…]

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