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Posts By Bruce Lynn

20-person Healthy Rides

August 31, 2020 |

NOTE

For upcoming rides check Events Calendar

For Healthy Rides information, Plans, Routes etc, go here

Covid regulations now allow rides of up to 30 particpants. For now we are restricting numbers to 20 including Ride Leader … Read More

FREE CYCLE TRAINING FOR ALL IS BACK

August 14, 2020 |

FREE Cycle Skills: Get tailored training at a level suited to your needs, or book a lesson for the family (with up to three participants)! Choose from Basic (off-road environment), Urban (quiet local roads) or Advanced (complex junctions and busy … Read More

First Buddy Pairs

July 22, 2020 |

Important milestone for Southwark Bike Buddies on July 21st as the first 6 pairs of buddies are organised. We will be following the progress of each pair over the next weeks. Going to be fascinating to see how the inexperienced … Read More

Southwark Bike Buddies

July 17, 2020 |

To join, go to https://bit.ly/southwarkBBs

Southwark Bike Buddies is now live. The aim is to help some of the many new “weekend” cyclists to gain confidence and use their bikes for routine travel – to work, to school, … Read More

Another Two Healthy 6-rider Rides for Week 4 of the “Tiny” rides

June 28, 2020 |

Having run 2 simultaneous “tiny” rides for 5 riders last Saturday, we are going to do just 2 this Saturday, July 18th. Rides to Battersea Park and to Brixton Mill. Check the Calendar listings for details and booking information.

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Lockdown Cycling: Weekday Levels Well Down, Weekend Cycling up a Lot

June 12, 2020 |

Have counted traffic on Jamaica Road from my flat during the lockdown. Able to compare with data collected over the last 8 years.

Key findings are

  • Weekend cycling up 200% with 60-70% mode share.
  • Working week cycling down 33%, … Read More

Another short “pandemic” route. We now have 9

April 16, 2020 |

Route 9. Camberwell Open Spaces. Another route starting centrally in Peckham Square next to Peckham Library.  6 miles and not quite flat.  A circular route more or less staying in Camberwell. It runs through a series of open spaces, some … Read More

Crossing Canal Path to Burgess Park – Major Upgrade

April 13, 2020 |

Really nice job! This useful crossing that links the Peckham Canal Path to Burgess Park proper across busy Trafalgar Avenue has now received massive improvements. As you can see … Read More

Covid-19 Pandemic – Suspension of Healthy Rides and many other events

March 17, 2020 |

New government advice on 16th March 2020 has led Southwark Cyclists to suspend activities that involve groups meeting together. These activities will restart when the pandemic is over.

In the meantime, do keep cycling and do keep contributing to our … Read More

New crossing at Southwark Park

March 3, 2020 |

Long promised Toucan crossing finally delivered as part of Cycleway 4

At least 10 years ago we were promised a controlled crossing of Jamaica Road at the second exit from Southwark Park on Jamaica Road. I remember the late … Read More