upcoming events

From November, Colchester Bike Kitchen will be at the Waiting Room, from 1pm-4pm on the first and...

We want cyclists to comment on ECC's Cycling Strategy 2015, which sets out a long term plan to...

Improve your on-road cycle confidence during the half term holiday. Sessions for adults and...
A fundraising challenge for St Helena's Hospice across 3 countries, with 2 pedals, for 1 hospice.

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local riders

This month we talk to Julian Greaves, who started cycling for leisure and sport, and then realised that cycling to work was a better experience than driving. "Cycle commuters arrive at work in a better frame of mind." he says, "And they can have a relaxing or exhilarating ride home at the end of a stressful day - and keep fit in the process." Read the full interview here
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regular cycling activities


Julian Greaves, keen cyclist and Colchester CycleTech mobile bike mechanic talks to us this month about his passion for cycling.

As the evenings draw in we thought it a good opportunity to remind everyone about the importance of lights and high viz and to highlight the sessions Sustrans and Cycle Colchester are offering schools and the University to promote being seen.

October is a month of updates on last month so…

More information is available about the closure of the Wivenhoe Trail.

Find out what new cafes have joined the Cake Escape this month, including another Colchester cafe.

A reminder about ECC’s cycling strategy consultation which ends 30 October.

Dates, times and venues have been confirmed for our pilot Bikeability sessions during the October half term, if you and/or your kids want some training, check them out.

Colchester Bike Kitchen tells us more about its plans to expand to two Saturdays a month

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