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West Yorkshire Single Transport Plan 2016-2036

West Yorkshire Combined Authority have today (26 March 2015) launched a consultation as part of the development of what is called the Single Transport Plan, aimed at setting out a clear long-term vision for transport in West Yorkshire. Despite recent developments like the West Yorkshire Cycling Strategy “More People Cycling […]

Bikes on Trains – Update – March 2015

Provision for bikes on trains in our area is not good. Although there is no charge or requirement to pre-book, there are nominally only two spaces available for bikes on services run by Northern Rail. The train guards may allow more than this, but there is no obligation to do […]

A grand day out

Facebook is responsible for a lot of things – clickbait news stories, photos of food, and in this case, suggestions for long rides. February is definitely the right time to complete a hilly 200km, right? [map style=”width: auto; height:400px; margin:20px 0px 20px 0px; border: 1px solid black;” kml=”http://calderdalectc.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/TheOtherFleetMossRandonnee.kml”] Four members […]

Aachen visit: update

Arrangements for the Aachen visit (see posting below) are now being finalised.  It is still up to participants to make their own travel arrangements there, but for those who wish to stay the week and join the short tour of the Ardennnes, the plan is to travel back on the […]