Bike Week 2013

Saturday 15 June 12-2pm
Free Dr Bike at Tufnell Park Farmers’ Market, Tufnell Park Tavern

Bike Doctor Adrian gets special treatment...
Bike Doctor Adrian gets special treatment…

 

 

 

 

 

Adrian, Mike and Paul were kept busy...
Adrian, Mike and Paul were kept busy…

 

 

 

 

 

Saturday 15 June 2pm
Tour de Tufnell Park ride started at Tufnell Park Farmers’ Market
A family-friendly cycle around the proposed safe route to school.

The weather wasn't very kind to us
The weather wasn’t very kind to us

 

 

 

 

David explains part of the route
David explains part of the route

 

 

 

 

 

Any good ride includes ice cream!
Any good ride includes ice cream!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daniel shows us the bike parking at his school - the end of the ride
Daniel shows us the bike parking at his school – the end of the ride

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sunday 16 June 9.50am
Little Green Ride meet at Finsbury Park Station (overland)
We put our bikes on the train & headed into Hertfordshire countryside for an easy-paced ride of around 30 miles with a stop for a pub lunch
For more details contact Stephen Taylor on 07977 235735 or email sltaylor001@yahoo.co.uk

Festival of Cycling – Sunday 16 June 2013 12noon – 6pm
The festival in Finsbury Park will include cycle races, a chance to try out some fun and unusual cycles, free Dr Bike maintenance sessions, bike security checks and marking, an organised cycle ride, BMX displays, a game of bike polo and lots more. Stall run by Haringey and Islington LCC groups.

Tuesday 18 June 7.30-9.30am
Cyclists’ Breakfast at City Road/Goswell Road EC1V 7DG
Join us for a free breakfast & bike check at the junction with Colebrook Row.  Also take the opportunity to talk to Rosie Tharp, Strategic Cycle Routes Coordinator for Canal and River Trust London (formerly British Waterways).

City Road Lock, Islington 4.30-6.30pm Doctor Bike – not an ICAG event
Rosie Tharp will also be here to talk to cyclists and towpath visitors, ask them to complete a short survey about their journey and promote their Share the Space, Drop your Pace campaign. http://canalrivertrust.org.uk/walking-and-cycling-in-londons-greatest-park/share-the-space-drop-your-pace

Sunday 23 June 10.30am
Food, food, glorious food – an easy-paced ride around Islington starting at the Highbury Fields cafe N5 1SA
Visit a wide variety of food growing spaces and end at the Farmers Market for lunch

Sunday 23 June 10am-2pm
Islington Farmers Market in Chapel Market N1 9EN
Come for a free bike check & information on cycling locally

For more information, contact Alison Dines alison.dines@icag.org.uk or 020 7226 7012