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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: […]

Find out about our work with the Nottingham Refugee Forum

Our sister project – RideWise – is proud to work with the Nottingham and Nottinghamshire Refugee Forum, where they regularly provide cycle training support.  We think their cycling achievements are great….and so we wanted to share a few of them with you. During the last year the Forum has provided cycle training through RideWise to refugees, asylum seekers and […]

Wow – 4,500 drivers trained in Safe Urban Driving!

Ridewise is celebrating training it’s 4,500th HGV driver as part of its innovative Safe Urban Driving course. The one-day course helps to raise awareness of vulnerable road users – and in particular, awareness of cyclists. In 2014 there were over 21,000 cyclists killed or injured on our roads – and human error is the main contributory […]

Go Ultra Low Nottingham Engagement Day, Old Market Square – 6th May 9am to 5pm

Businesses, residents and communities. Find out more about how you can make your next vehicle electric and help improve local air quality. Come to the next Go Ultra Low dealership event on Old Market Square, Saturday 6th May 2017, 9am – 5pm. Old Market Square will be festooned with 100% electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles […]

Bike Club Sale – 25 Feb!

The lovely team at the Bike Club will be open on Saturday 25 February 10.00 a.m. – 5.00 p.m. giving everyone a chance to head over and see what’s on offer. If you need a new bike, a spare part, need a check over or just want to see what goes on at the Bike Club […]
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