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A Christmas Carol on Bikes

A Christmas Carol on Bikes
30/10/2018

Exquisite Folly Theatre and Bikeminded present a truly unique adaptation of Charles Dickens’ classic ‘A Christmas Carol’. Bring your bike (or hire a TFL Santander bike) and join that old ‘humbug’ Ebenezer Scrooge on an unforgettable winter’s tale across the borough and be a part of this interactive story with carols, puppetry, and the beautiful...

We are W11 - Resident engagement day

We are W11 – Resident engagement day
23/10/2018

The Lancaster West Neighbourhood Team will be hosting a Resident Engagement Day at Kensington Leisure Centre on Thursday 25 October 2018 from 12pm – 6pm.   Bikeminded will be there with Dr Bike, the pedal-powered smoothie bike and a stall with information about cycling and free  bike lights.   So bring your bike along for...

Quiteway Cycle Route Consultation

Quiteway Cycle Route Consultation
27/09/2018

  The Council has launched the consultation for their latest proposed Quietway route linking Shepherd’s Bush and Kensington High Street.   They are proposing some changes on Russell Road and other local streets. To have your say on the consultation, please respond to this survey by 12 October 2018 using this link   For further...

Reels on Wheels - new themed ride

Reels on Wheels – new themed ride
03/09/2018

To celebrate the incredible Portobello Film Festival’s 23rd birthday Bikeminded and Exquisite Folly Theatre have re-united to bring you ‘Reels on Wheels’ an interactive and playful look at the history of films shot in and around the Portobello landscape. Come dressed as your favourite character from the Silver Screen (there will be prizes) and be...

Fix Your Own Bike is coming!

Fix Your Own Bike is coming!
06/08/2018

We are thrilled to launch this new project with Bikeworks, which gives you the opportunity to hire some space to work on your bike!   Want to work on your bike but lack the tools to get it in top shape? We’ve got the solution! Fix you own bike is coming at our West training...

Tell RBKC your suggestions

Tell RBKC your suggestions
02/08/2018

Do you have a great idea of how the streets of Kensington and Chelsea could be improved? If you do then why not try out our new tool to allow you to identify streets and locations you feel would benefit from changes – for example, new pedestrian or cycling facilities, measures to reduce speeds or...

Quietways Cycle Ride in RBKC

Quietways Cycle Ride in RBKC
09/07/2018

Quietways are the perfect routes for new or less confident cyclists providing continuous cycling routes away from the busiest roads. Even existing cyclists will find them useful links through some of the borough’s quietest roads!   Kensington and Chelsea’s first Quietway routes are now open and we’d like to invite you to join us for...

On your bike – for £20 a month

On your bike – for £20 a month
17/01/2018

Anyone living, working or studying in the borough can now take advantage of an innovative new cycle scheme which recently started in Kensington and Chelsea.   ‘Hire to Buyer’ helps people take up cycling by offering them a brand new bike and accessories, plus at least one session with a qualified cycling instructor, for just...