Kevin Merrison

17 posts

Pothole Reporting

Potholes are bad news for all road users, particularly cyclists. Since the clocks went back the problem became even worse, because there is less chance of seeing one in the dark. In 2014  the Government announced that every local authority was to be given extra money to fund pothole repairs.  Both Calderdale […]

Cycling Delivery Plan (draft) October 2014

Recognising the importance of promoting cycling highlighted in the “Get Britain Cycling” report in 2013, the Government has committed itself to producing a national plan for cycling that incorporates targets and funding streams. After a number of false dawns, a draft of this plan, provisionally called the “Cycling Delivery Plan” appeared […]

Right to Ride Annual Report

Calderdale CTC AGM 7 November – Right to Ride Annual Report A report from the Right to Ride representative has been included on the agenda for the 2014 Calderdale CTC AGM that takes place on Friday 7 November 2014 at the Oddfellows Rooms, Halifax. The report highlights some of the […]

Right to Ride – August 2014 Blog

The Right to Ride Report to the August meeting of the Calderdale CTC Committee covered a number of issues of interest to those interested in encouraging more people to cycle more often in Calderdale. These are listed below, with links where appropriate. Cycle Yorkshire – Tour de France legacy A local […]

May Right to Ride Committee Report

A report on Right to Ride activity is presented each month to the Calderdale CTC Committee. This month’s report covered the conference in Leeds to promote the CTC “Space for Cycling” Campaign and attempts to engage with Calderdale Council in relation to the local implementation of the Tour de France […]

Club night with Calderdale Council

Our guests at this Friday’s Club night (13 December) are Calderdale Council Director of Public Health Paul Butcher and Principal Tourism Officer Katie Kinsella who will be outlining their involvement with promoting cycling in our area. Hope we can have a good turnout of members to hear about what is […]