Promo banner soft launch

Well, it’s been a long time coming – but we have finally been given permission to go ahead with our eagerly anticipated [ultimate biking] project in Platt Fields Park. Introducing : Platt Fields Bike Hub : a space designed to host various community focussed bicycle projects. This is your official invitation to our launch event…. Read more »

Iluminated Pedal Power in the P A R K


For the last week there has been a non stop schedule of free community bike events happening all of the city, brought to you by the North West Velo Fest. From bike buckaroo, to speeding alleycats, to tweed rides & bicycle polo – one might argue, something to lure in any category of cyclist. Now… Read more »

Pedal Power Festival

Pedal power fest

We’re sure that Northwich town centre has never seen quite that volume of cyclists all at one time before – as swarms of bikers from across the board made their way to the start line of the family friendly mass participation bicycle ride to launch the festival for the day. The driving rain didn’t seem… Read more »

North West Velo Fest : COMING SOON!


It’s one of our favourite times of year – not only are the days getting longer and longer so we can ride our bicycles out to the countryside in the evening but we have North West Velo Fest fast approaching! Brought to you by the Spokes – we have 10 days of community bicycle events… Read more »

Boathouse Openhouse


Day two of our pedal fuelled weekend rolled into Sunday as we welcomed another promising day of community focussed fun. The afternoon developed into a busy buzzling Boathouse pulse that we hope will mark the first of many for the season. We had Coffee Cranks Co-op wheeling up with their cargo bike coffee cart to… Read more »

Chorlton Big Green Happening


There’s something about the fact that it always rains in Manchester that makes community event days in the sunshine better than ever. We were so bold in our rig-up that we didn’t even bother with the gazebo; the sun shone down on green friendly buzzing Chorlton all day long as we welcomed hoards of pedallers… Read more »

The Boathouse Funraiser 27.04

Welcome to Envirolution

Everybody down to the Boathouse Funraiser pedal powered party in Platt Fields this Sunday, please! It’s a little warm up to Envirolution festival, which is drenching the park in its wonder again this May on the 24th day. We’ll be blasting out some nice tunes, eating crepes and drinking coffee from the cargo hot drinks… Read more »



It was one of those all round biking affairs that make you sit back on your saddle, power a custom made bicycle horror film and beam your vision around the community cycle loving evening that is buzzing all around you.

//CRITTERScal MASS\\ + PEDAL POWERED party in the D A R K


25th October : Meet at Central Library. Dress spooky if you’d like, there will be lots of others doing the same. Bring your bike! Illuminate it if you’d like, there will be lots of others doing that too. Enjoy the first dark and cozy Critical Mass of the Autumn and share your wonder of the… Read more »

~~Bag It : Beaming Bicycling Success~~


The evening twinkled in golden sunlight as PoWWow and The Manchester Film Co-op set up our unusual outdoor living room. Sprawled all the way up to the lake, our rows of found seating implements promised a good turn out. “How many people are you expecting?” asked my partner in pedal crime, as I kept adding… Read more »