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New – Ilkley Cycling Lessons

FREE adult cycling lessons The Ilkley Active Travel Hub (https://activeilkley.org.uk/), in partnership with Capital of Cycling, is running lessons for anyone who wants to learn to ride for the first time or get back on a bike having not cycled in years. The sessions are FREE and an adult bike will be provided for the lesson …

[Post Now Filled] We’re Looking for a Creative Producer

[Post Now Filled] We’re Looking for a Creative ProducerWe’re looking to hire a Creative Producer for to help us realise an ambitious project in the run up to Bradford City of Culture 2025. For full details, see our Creative Producer Brief. if you are a Creative Producer with experience in the following, we’d love to …

New Cycling for Health Programme

We’re delighted to be hosting the Cycling for Health programme at TWO venues in Bradford District. Starting on Monday (11th of December at 10:30) at our venue at Bradford, Rawson Road and in the new year we’ll also be delivering at Keighley Airedale Shopping Centre. This is a supported, eight week programme of activities (one …

Reduced Hours, and Venue Challenge

Our long-time mechanic and workshop person Em has recently found a new job at Suma (congratulations to them!) and so we’re working with a reduced team for now. This and the need to reconfigure our offer a bit, taking some time to plan for the future – including a venue move next year. We’re running …

New Lessons – Free Introduction to riding on traffic free cycle paths

We’re delighted to announce the introduction of new adult cycling lesson, as Darren our instructor calls it, this is “a rolling cycling lesson starting at our training centre. We explore the off road cycle paths nearby.” Participants will need to be comfortable and confident with their ability to:- There may be a couple of short …

Active Travel and Cycling Hub Manager Role

Apply for this exciting new role, working in the heart of the Shipley Community with passionate local organisations, to oversee the creation of a new Active Travel and Bike Hub.   You will enjoy working with a wide range of people, be an engaging communicator and be able to demonstrate experience of managing a range of …

Introduction to On-Road Riding Now Available

If you ride a bike and do the basic things you need to do to get around in a park or canal-path but aren’t confident using your bike around residential traffic, then this is the course for you. It’s normal to feel some anxiety around vehicles – they’re big and made of metal and you …

Please vote for us!

We have been fortunate to shortlisted for the LNER Community Award, if we win, we’ll get a grant to help us continue our work, using cycling to make Bradford and healthier, happier, fairer place. To vote for us, please click here https://survey.alchemer.eu/s3/90493480/2023-LNER-Customer-and-Community-Investment-Fund-survey?fbclid=IwAR3s8DA3rab5XoKTPIpiSjDZtxmwmZ2FeGNk5UB1jb7rovga604ppWeO45M and fill in the short survey. We are under education and employability