News Category: Events

Visit our new RideWise community cycle centres

We love cycling and we think we can help you and your family love it too.Our four RideWise Community pop up cycle centres run regular free activities, rides, cycle training, bike repair and events between March and October as well as some winter cycling support events through the late autumn and winter times. Our pop up cycle centres are based at: Arkwright Meadows Community Gardens, The Meadows on the 2nd  (bumper programme) and 4th (regular programme) Saturday of the month Lenton Abbey Park, Derby Road on the 1st (regular programme) and 3rd (bumper programme) Saturday of the month Bulwell Forest Recreation Ground, off Hucknall Road on the 1st (bumper programme) and 3rd (regular programme) Saturday of the month King Edward’s Park, Sneinton on the 2nd (regular programme) and 4th (bumper programme)  Saturday of the month There’s a regular weekly programme across the city,which includes short guided rides,  cycle instruction and loads of special events such as bike maintenance sessions that everyone will enjoy. And,what’s even better is that the project is supported by Nottingham City Council,which means that if you live in Nottingham, it’s completely free! So, at each centre you’ll be able to get involved in: One bumper day of activities, each month… Beginners cycling lesson: 10am -11am Improvers cycling lesson: 11am – 12noon Dr. Bike for bike repair: 11am – 12noon Guided ride: 12noon – 1pm Guided walk: […]

Aviva Community Fund – your votes are needed for a pop up cycle centre in Stapleford!

The Sustainable Travel Collective – which is the charity that runs the Big Wheel and RideWise projects – is very excited to be a part of the voting process for the 2017 Aviva Community Fund. The fund provides opportunities for organisations to try to secure money for projects that they feel would make a difference […]

RideWise Community Cycle Centres announced!

The first two community cycle centres have been announced by RideWise – as AMC Gardens and Lenton Abbey Park.  These two fantastic venues will be the hosts for the RideWise Community Cycle Centres, which will provide cycling and walking support until April 2020. Regular activities will start in Spring 2018 and we’ll bring you news […]

Sustainable Travel Collective wins £100,000 contract for community cycle centres!

Nottingham City Council has awarded over £100,000 to the Sustainable Travel Collective (STC) – the charity that manages the Big Wheel, RideWise and TravelRight projects – as part of the Department of Transport’s Access Fund. The aim is to give local residents close to the main city cycling corridors the encouragement, knowledge, training and opportunity […]

Drivetime concert returns – 28th June!

Forget sitting in traffic or commuting home straight from work on 26th June.  There’s only one place to be – at the Drivetime Concert at the Royal Concert Hall. Films, TV, radio, adverts, even video games – classical music is so often the soundtrack to our lives but there’s no better way to experience its […]
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