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20-person Healthy Rides

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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

August Newsletter – Become a Bike Buddy

Here’s our newsletter for August. If you want it to your inbox, then sign up here.

As lockdown eases we’re starting to get out more, continuing our Healthy Rides and we’ve just launched our Southwark Bike Buddies programme! We’ll also … Read More

FREE CYCLE TRAINING FOR ALL IS BACK

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

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

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

Southwark Streetspace Plan

Streets for Distancing: Our campaign asking the council to prioritise active travel in response to Covid-19

Southwark Council has just published their Streetspace Plan. This plan includes measures announced last month as well as new schemes. We wrote a blog … Read More

July Newsletter – First Streetspace measures are in

Here’s our newsletter for July. If you want it to your inbox, then sign up here.

This month we look at Southwark’s first Streetspace measures, our Healthy Rides are back, and we invite you to join our monthly meeting online … Read More

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

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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Streets for Distancing

Streets for Distancing: Our campaign asking the council to prioritise active travel in response to Covid-19

We are campaigning to make it easier to walk and cycle in Southwark during the pandemic (read more about the campaign here). … Read More

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

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