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 »



As the sun twinkled above us on a beautiful warm Saturday afternoon, we assembled last touches to our mobile music wagon – our home-made bamboo bike trailer – complete with flowers and a big soundsystem ready to boom out wondrous sunny beats. We fixed on the enormous Space for Cycling flag that we’d painted earlier… Read more »



Greater Manchester Cycling Campaign [a.k.a GMCC] are once again injecting their tireless energy into attempting to create a better deal for the cyclists of Manchester. As part of a national campaign [Space4Cycling] ….. Ride with us to show your support and ask your Council to provide safe Space for Cycling! Meet by the lake in Platt Fields… 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.