Monday, 14 October 2013

Bike Revolution Events At Sixth Form Colleges

‘Bike Revolution’ a series of free events, organised by Cambridgeshire County Council is taking place in 6th form colleges in Cambridge and Huntingdon to promote safer cycling.

Students will also be able to take their bikes along for a free Dr Bike maintenance check and to get a set of discounted bike lights fitted.

Other fun activities include pedalling your way to a fruit smoothie and competitions and challenges on bicycle related issues that aim to educate as well as entertain.

There will also be the chance to find out more about the 2014 Tour de France stage starting in Cambridge.

Cambridgeshire County Council’s cycling projects team is working with Ben Hayward Cycles of Cambridge and Outspoken in setting up and running the events. Details below.

  • 16th October (10:30 – 13:30): Huntingdonshire Regional College
  • 18th October (11:00 – 14:00): Hills Road College
  • 22nd October (12:00 – 15:00): Long Road College  
  • 24th October (11:00 – 14:00): Cambridge Regional College

Cambridgeshire County Councillor for Coleridge, Noel Kavanagh, said: “We’re really excited about the upcoming bike revolution events. It is a priority for us to encourage and equip these young people to cycle more safely and more often. The events are designed to do this in a way that is informative and fun.”