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Ultra Low Emission Zone is coming

Ultra Low Emission Zone is coming
05/04/2019

On Monday 8 April a new Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) will be introduced with the aim to improve air quality in the capital.   The new ULEZ covers the same area as the congestion charge: from Euston Rd down to Elephant and Castle and Hyde Park to Commercial Rd in the east.   Vehicles...

In aid of Clarrie & MND Research

In aid of Clarrie & MND Research
27/03/2019

Clarrie lost two family members in the Grenfell Tower Fire, and visited every day of the disaster offering help and support to those affected.   She has recently been diagnosed with motor neurone disease.   Gordon Barclay set off on Sunday 24 March from Portobello Edinburgh to ride 500 miles to Portobello London (Tavistock Square)...

Earth hour & bike ride

Earth hour & bike ride
20/03/2019

Earth Hour  started as a symbolic lights out event in Sydney in 2007. Since then, WWF’s Earth Hour has grown to become the world’s largest grassroots movement for the environment. It’s been more successful than ever imagined – inspiring individuals, communities, governments, businesses and organizations and reaching more than 180 countries and territories in 2018....

Pop up Bike Market

Pop up Bike Market
28/02/2019

Buy a second hand bike or bring your own to sell at the Pop-up Bike Market at the Westway Sports Centre on Sunday 24th March 2019.   There will be a selection of second hand kids and adult bicycles to buy.   If you have a bike that you no longer use and is just...

Photo competition - Magical creatures and architecture

Photo competition – Magical creatures and architecture
15/01/2019

  RBKC libraries have organised a photo competition that closes on 31 January 2019.   Take part in the photo competition by capturing images of magical creatures you find hidden in the amazing architecture of London. While you are cycling around, pay attention and capture a feature you may have not seen before.   Just...

Happy 2019!

Happy 2019!
21/12/2018

Bikeminded would like to wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!   Thank you for your ongoing support!  

20mph Pilot Scheme proposal

20mph Pilot Scheme proposal
17/12/2018

The Royal Borough of Kesington and Chelsea know that many residents are concerned about the speed of traffic on their roads. In January 2018, Councillors voted unanimously to support a proposal to run a pilot 20mph speed limit scheme on a number of roads in the borough.   With this in mind, the Council selected...

Local Implementation Plan 3 Consultation

Local Implementation Plan 3 Consultation
12/12/2018

The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea run a consultation earlier this year called Commonplace Survey.   The Commonplace Survey has provided the Council with very valuable information on the kinds of transport problems that residents and others experience on their streets, and on some of the solutions that hundreds of people have suggested. The...