Dorinda joined the campaign just prior to the start of Covid lockdowns. ‘Being on rolling furlough for months on end, it became very important to do something worthwhile with my time to avoid going stir crazy. The more I learnt about the urban environment and history of cycling in York, the more I felt couldContinue reading “Member Profile: Dorinda”
Category Archives: Guest Blogs
York City of Sanctuary Cycle Donations
A volunteer lead bicycle repair workshop has been created at the University of York, its purpose is to take donated bicycles, refurbish them and distribute to refugees in and around York. The workshop is run by volunteers, and administered by United bikes York and York City of Sanctuary. If you would like to volunteer and have theContinue reading “York City of Sanctuary Cycle Donations”
Münster’s Path to Becoming a Cycle-Friendly City
A report following the Minster to Münster cycle ride.
Member Spotlight: Baz
We’ve nearly 200 members in the campaign. In August one member, Baz, helped organise a social ride out to explore north of York. He tells us why he’s a campaign member and about the ride. I am retired and have lived in York for 30 years and have a long background of cycling in YorkContinue reading “Member Spotlight: Baz”
Minster to Münster Cycling Exchange
An epic 300 kilometre bike ride from York to Münster has launched a cycling exchange between the two twin cities – with support from YCC. The exchange is an opportunity for both cities to share their approaches to active travel.