Platt Fields BIKE HUB : OPENS TOMORROW!

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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

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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 »


PoWWow-on-the-GO

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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 »


Pedal Power Festival

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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!

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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 »


The Boathouse Funraiser 27.04

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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 »


CYCLING SNIPPETS IN MCR 2014 : Les Film

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HAPPY NEW YEAR !! We hope you had wonderful bicycle adventures over the crispy cold season for sure… We at PPP are looking forward to a 2014 filled with cycling adventures to share in our usual community style. Launching this month is our new documentary film : Cycling Snippets in MCR 2014. We will be… Read more »


~~ PARTY IN THE DARK ~~

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TheĀ  evening before on the twinkling Friday evening, we had all gathered around the park to indulge in a not so saucy key swapping party. It was more of a bicycle merging affair. We were given tags to attach to our bicycle keys, which we then threw into a hat. Who knew what bike you’d… Read more »


–//Envirolution\\–

Envirolution

The week leading upto this much anticipated Spring event saw days upon days of gale force winds with zero degree temperatures accompanied by lashings of inhospitable hail storms. But somehow, when Saturday came around, everything fit perfectly into place and the abandoned blue skies shone down on Platt Fields Park like some magical unexpected sun… Read more »


Back2Manch : The Bicycle Village

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What a treat event to be welcomed back into Manchester for : The Bicycle Village was once again upon us, and we were eager for it all.