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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...

Advanced Discovery Rides

Advanced Discovery Rides
18/12/2017

The Discovery Rides Join us and Cycle Confident in the New Year for our free Advanced Discovery Rides guided by Cycle Confident marshals!   We will be cycling from Chelsea Theatre to a variety of London’s loveliest green spaces, including Regent’s Park, Hyde Park and Wandsworth Common. There will be chances along the way to explore...

E.T. The Extra-terrestrial is coming soon

E.T. The Extra-terrestrial is coming soon
27/01/2017

The Bikeminded Film Club is back for a fourth year! It is held in the unique art-decó lecture theatre at the Kensington Central Library, a cosy venue to watch cycling-themed films during the autumn and winter. Did we mention that entrance is free?   The second screening will be E.T the Extra-terrestrial, which tells the...

Are you car door aware?

Are you car door aware?
19/02/2016

We will soon be rolling out a brand new poster campaign raising awareness of the dangers of car doors opening into the path of approaching cyclists.  “Car dooring” of cyclists in Great Britain rose to almost 600 reported incidents in 2011.  Between 2012 and 2015 in Kensington and Chelsea there have been 64 cyclists who have experienced unwanted...

A ride with Michaux

A ride with Michaux
20/05/2014

The ladies amongst us here at Bikeminded HQ love a handbag as much as the next lady, but what do you do with it when you hop on your bicycle?  Yes there are great bags out there that can be slung across the body but sometimes you have a bit more to lug about.  If...