Education

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Wheels for All Taster Day

A selection of adapted cycles, with a Raleigh Chopper style tricycle in the foreground

Date: 

Friday, November 6, 2015 - 10:00 to 15:00

Wheels for All is proud to announce a working partnership with Birmingham City Council to develop a “Wheels for All” Centre for people with disabilities or differing needs across the city. It’s free to attend, so please come along & be part of this exciting opportunity to:

  • Try out a wide range of adapted cycles (with the support from CP staff)
  • Find out about future WFA sessions planned at Small Heath
  • Find out about potential training available

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Wheels for All

Quadracycle

Date: 

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 16:00 to 18:00

Regular inclusive cycling activities using a wide range of adapted cycles under the supervision of skilled and experienced Wheels for All supporters.

Starting from Wednesday 22nd April, 4pm – 6pm.

Alexander Stadium, Walsall Rd, Perry Barr

Birmingham, B42 2LR

For more information please contact Ian 01925 234213, ian.tierney (at) cycling.org.uk.

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Love Your Bike

Bicycle maintenance

Date: 

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 16:30 to 18:30

Centro and BikeRight are organising a 'Love Your Bike' session at Acocks Green Station on Wednesday 8th April.

  • Get a free bike safety check from 'Dr Bike'.
  • Get your bike security marked by Safer Travel Police.
  • Pick up Birmingham cycling maps and other information.
  • Sign up for adult cycle training and maintenance courses.

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Changing Places - Understand the Dangers Posed by HGVs

London Cycling Campaign proposed truck design

Date: 

Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 10:00 to 15:00

Birmingham Cycle Revolution is welcoming back their award winning Birmingham Exchanging Places campaign with an event in Sutton Park.

From 10.00am to 3.00pm the team will be at Boldmere Gate entrance, Sutton Park offering members of the public the chance to sit in the driver's seat of a HGV and experience first-hand the blind spots faced by drivers of large vehicles.

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Discover Cycling

Bicycle maintenance

Date: 

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 - 19:00 to 21:00

Graham Hankins, of Push Bikes, the Birmingham Cycling Campaign, is holding two 'Discover Cycling' evenings in the Red Room of the Moseley Exchange on the 17th and 24th March from 7pm until 9pm, all welcome.

Whether you are an experienced cyclist or yet to own your first bike, 'Discover Cycling' will show how to choose a bike, explain simple adjustments, demonstrate puncture repair and take the mystery out of all those gears!

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