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Kirklees Cycling Campaign #33 – Sept 19

Hello everyone and welcome to the latest newsletter from Kirklees Cycling Campaign. Investment and statistics seem to be the themes running through this edition. John Lewis – Chair KCC     Utrecht Railway Station:   A couple of years ago the New Mill Choir cycling buddies made a trip to […]


KCC Newsletter No. 32 (August 2019)

Holmfirth: For the few that don’t already know, the proposals for Holmfirth, drawn up by Kirklees Council, have been roundly rejected in the consultation process. The plans have now been scrapped. This is not to say that all is well in Holmfirth. It’s geography results in it being a cross-pennine […]


KCC Newsletter #31 – July 2019

Hello everyone and welcome to the latest newsletter from Kirklees Cycling Campaign.   Climate Change In recent years there seemed to be general agreement among most Kirklees councillors and officers that, although cycling was to be encouraged, it could only be financed if nothing else got in the way. The […]


E- bike for sale

Trek Valancia+ ebike for sale. Very little use so in lovely condition. 17.5 inch frame, 260 watt hour battery powering a rear hub motor. Triple chainring and 8 speed cassette. Google it for full specification and reviews. A friend of mine is selling it so contact me (Andrew Ireland) for […]


KCC Newsletter #27

This newsletter is mainly centred around the forthcoming KCC AGM: Kirklees Cycling Campaign AGM 7:30 – 8:00pm Tuesday 9th April 2019,Cafe Ollo – The Media Centre Northumberland Street Huddersfield HD1 1RL There have been two previous attempts to convene the KCC AGM. Both of these had to be aborted because […]


London to Paris Cycle Challenge – St Gemma’s Hospice

Cycle from London to Paris while supporting @stgemmashospice! This amazing trip covers 311 miles in 4 days. Suitable for all abilities. Visit https://events.st-gemma.co.uk/…/london-to-paris-cycle-for-…/ or go to their free wine & cheese info night, 6pm on 20 March. Contact Emma 0113 218 5570 or emma-h@st-gemma.co.uk. They are hosting a French-themed information evening at […]


KCC Newsletter #26 – March 2019

Halifax to Huddersfield – A629 Phase 4 Consultation The concept of Quietways was developed in the Netherlands and has inspired similar routes to being developed in London. They use a mixture of existing quiet streets, parks, and off-road tracks, to make cycle routes that are comfortable and less intimidating for […]


KCC – Newsletter #24 – December 2018

Hello Everybody, and welcome to Newsletter No 24 from Kirklees Cycling Cam-paign. John Lewis – Chair KCC ………………………………………………………… Cooper Bridge: If there is one thing that all local cyclists and would-be cyclists can agree about, it is the need to have a good cycle route be-tween Cooper Bridge and Brighouse. […]