Further to the social media training evening on 25th February 2015, the video and slides from the event are now available below. Cycle Ipswich – Social Media Training slides (PDF 6MB)
Sky Ride Sunday 9 th September ! I will be at Alderman Road from 8 am with Cycle Ipswich stand, Pink Sky Cycling also Re-cycle.org / Karoo Challenge Bicycle Amnesty ( bring along any old unloved bikes ) and Bicycle Doctoring for bikes feeling unwell on the day. If anyone would like to help out […]
Thanks to Mary for the idea; I now have a jar for the weekly donation I have decided on to help raise the 4000£ we need to ship out a container load of bikes and parts to Montagu, South Africa. The container will help William and the Bicycling Empowerment Network South Africa set up a […]
Brilliant charity supported by Sport Relief operating from Alton Water takes people out every Friday . How to volunteer http://www.do-it.org.uk/search/opportunities/1795832/Bike_Active_Volunteer_Cyclists . There is a map here http://www.facebook.com/pages/Bike-Active-Alton-Water/155024427956677?sk=info and a news clip on youtube here http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bZ7bMKWzbxg Kevin Update 26 October 2015: Bike Active now have a website: http://www.bikeactive.org.uk
Ipswich has again been selected to host a stage of the Tour of Britain this year. The first stage of the tour will begin on Sunday 9th September from the Waterfront in Ipswich. This promises to be a full weekend for both sports and recreational cyclists, as the Ipswich SkyRide will also be held on […]
The official Tour of Britain route will pass through Ipswich, and motorcycles mapping out the route have been spotted this week as reported in the Evening Star on Saturday. Setting off from Bury St Edmunds, the penultimate stage of the tour (Stage 7) will pass through Lavenham, Hadleigh, Ipswich, Helmingham and Diss before heading into Norfolk, […]
Imagine how great it would be to cycle around Ipswich in a traffic free environment. Well now you can find out. SkyRide is coming to Ipswich this weekend. An organiser told me they are expecting between 5,000 and 10,000 cyclists to congregate in Ipswich town centre on Sunday 12th June. You can ride any part […]
Announcement about the next Cycle Ipswich meeting.
I’d like to propose a bike ride to take place on 10/10/10 – preferably at 10 o’clock! The climate change organisation 350.org has teamed up with 10:10 to get people to do constructive work parties to combat/highlight climate change. You can read more about this here: http://www.350.org/about/blogs/getting-work-2010-our-new-plans. The point of our bike ride would be […]
As part of Fleet: Art in the Haven Ports, aclaimed Young British Artist Gavin Turk, a contemporary of Damien Hirst and Tracey Emin, organised a 17 mile ride from Ipswich’s maritime to Felixstowe’s Languard Fort.