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History of Cycling in Waltham Forest

Waltham Forest has had a long association with the bicycle, with the inventor of the safety bicycle John Kemp Starley, being born in Church Lane in Walthamstow in 1854. In 1885 Starley made history when he produced the Rover Safety … Continue reading

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Bridget Wilkinson and Nic Fripp win “Ride Leaders of the year” award

WFCC’s Bridget Wilkinson and Nic Fripp were awarded Ride Leaders of the year at the LCC AGM this weekend! Bridget and Nic lead monthly rides for Waltham Forest Cycle Campaign and the Waltham Forest Family Bike Club. Nic also leads … Continue reading

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Walthamstow Village Trial Closures – Programme of Events 26 Sep – 13 Oct 2014

Click here for a copy of the council’s events programme around Walthamstow Village over the next 2 weeks or see below. Pembroke Road Trial – Programme of Events 26th September to 13th October 2014 Why not try cycling… we shall … Continue reading

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Bike Week: 14 – 22 June

Bike Week starts on 14th June and runs to 22nd June. Below are a list of events that will take place in Waltham Forest. Friday June – Cyclist Tea, Waterside (opposite Thames Water site entrance), Coppermill Lane, E17 7HQ. 5pm … Continue reading

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