On 6th Dec 09 in cities, towns and villages around the world, cyclists will be taking to the streets to demonstrate the capacity and willingness of ordinary people to take action on climate change. Riders will also be urging their governmental leaders meeting the next day in Copenhagen to take the necessary action as well. Organisers are needed for UK rides.
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Brighton’s Naked Bike Ride was again a big success last weekend. The event is part of an
international environmental campaign promoting cycling and protesting
against oil dependency and car culture.
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There was a Critical Mass starting at Brighton Station on MayDay before the main Mayday! Mayday! Street Party… BIKES NOT BOMBS.
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The House of Lords have ruled that London Critical Mass is not
unlawful. Police attempted to outlaw the ride unless they were notified
in advance of the route. All five law lords upheld the appeal which
stated that the event has no organisers or set route and proceeds on a
‘follow my leader’ basis, so therefore it is not governed by section 11
of the Public Order Act 1986.
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Bricycles was delighted to receive the runner up award in The Argus Eco Awards 2008 in the ‘Green Campaign’ category. This was the first of a hopefully annual event organised by the local paper and sponsored by various businesses.
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The Peoples’ Bike Ride on 21st September was a big success. Organised by Bricycles as part of Car Free Day, it was very well attended. The are now some pictures and videos online.
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Join Bricycles for ‘The People’s Bike Ride’ on Sunday 21 September. This is part of the Car Free Day event in Brighton City Centre. The (short) ride starts at 12.00 from New Road, (North Street end) and
will be followed by a picnic in the Pavilion Gardens from about 1 pm.
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Bike Week is finally here. You can find out about local events on the official Bike Week site and Brighton and Hove JourneyOn website.
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Don’t forget, it’s World Naked Bike Ride on Sat 7th June. Brighton’s third annual World Naked Bike Ride will assemble at The Level at 11am on
Saturday 7 June. It will start off at 11.30am and finish around 1.30pm
in Kemptown for the naturist beach picnic. See our News item for full details.
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Climate Change and the Student Movement
is a two day conference on the Science, Politics and Campaigning skills
necessary to defeat dangerous Climate Change. It aims to bring students
and incoming executive officers together to discuss a co-ordinated and
well thought-out response to the challenges presented by climate change.
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