Yearly Archives: 2016

20 posts

We Welcome New riders !

Just turn up ! We have various rides and events from short social rides to long Audax events (print this seasons’ gazette from the Home Page banner) Contact the Ride Leader, or Martin Bird (Thursdays – summer) / Dave Dodwell (Sundays) / Colin Chapman (Tints) or post something on our […]

Club Kit Order

We’ve finally decided on a kit, based on a design by Colin Chapman. Colin writes: Firstly, maintaining the Blue/Yellow theme of the Club colours, I have incorporated them into a modern design suitable for the  21st Century. I have also introduced strategic White panelling to break up & soften the […]

Job Vacancy: Secretary

Message from Graham Joyce: After 3 years as Member Group Secretary, I would like to stand down and pass the baton on. This a fantastic career opportunity for one of our 430 members ! Pay: none, Benefits: none (apart from an excuse to go to the Three Pigeons after the […]

West Yorkshire Transport Strategy 2016-2036

West Yorkshire Combined Authority (WYCA), representing Calderdale and the other four West Yorkshire Districts, has the responsibility for determining the shape of transport provision in our area. WYCA is currently consulting on its strategy for the next 20 years. This is enormously important to us cyclists because it will be […]

Calderdale Cycle Forum – Wednesday 29 June 2016

The next meeting of the Calderdale Cycle Forum will take place at Happy Days, Wharf Street, Sowerby Bridge at 6 pm on Wednesday 29 June. The Cycle Forum is the principal forum at which the local cycling community can find out what is being done by Calderdale Council to improve […]

Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy (“CWIS”)

“The Government has no interest in promoting cycling” is a regularly heard complaint from many cyclists. CTC and others sought to overcome this by securing an amendment to the 2015 Infrastructure Bill requiring the Government to produce a strategy statement at the beginning of each 5 year Parliament setting out […]

Right to Ride Update – January 2016

For those of you with an interest  I am posting the Right to Ride report presented to the January meeting of the Calderdale CTC Committee. The report has references to the Government’s Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy, Cycleproofing, and the City Connect scheme (“towpath project”) in Calderdale. A number of […]