Cycling in Hackney News for Autumn 2008

This edition of our occasional newsletter leads with the ongoing threat to cycling from serious and fatal HGV collisions. It’s just a double-sided A4 in PDF format, so feel free to print some copies and distribute. hackney_cyclists_newsletter_autumn_2008 (1.3MB PDF)  

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Eastway User Group calls Olympic Velopark legacy meeting

Tomorrow, the Eastway Users Group is convening a meeting about plans for the area of Hackney Wick, Stratford and Leyton that is currently being redeveloped for the 2012 Olympic Games. The focus will be on what will be provided for cycle sport after the games, as recompense for the loss of the Eastway Cycle Circuit. […]

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Yoga for people who cycle

Hackney cyclist and yoga teacher Rebecca Bogue is starting up yoga classes for people who cycle, specifically addressing a cyclist’s typical physical tendencies as a result of the imbalance created by repeated overexertion of some muscle groups and underutilisation of others. Classes run as a five-week series on Fridays at 6pm, starting this week (12 […]

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Hackney LCC meeting 3 September 2008

Venue: Marcon Court Estate Community Hall Members present: Nell Cameron, David Farnham, Richard Lewis, Trevor Parsons (co-ordinator, chair), Brenda Puech (treasurer), Oliver Schick (minutes). Apologies received from: Anna Kidd (secretary). Topics discussed: 1. Matters arising 2. Team Hackney funding 3. Footway cycling 4. 20mph 5. Events 6. Parking bay action 7. Streetscene liaison 8. Any […]

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Bike maintenance courses at Hackney City Farm

If you’d like to learn all about puncture repair, brakes, gears and bearings, you can do so in just four Thursday evenings at Hackney City Farm. £60 waged/£30 unwaged. Details here.  

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