Event Season Upon Us - Come join us!
17th April, 2013
Cycling Projects will be at a number of events up and down the country promoting our work and the Wheels for Network.
One such event not to miss out on is the second Surrey SuperCycle.
Volunteer Recognition and Achievement Awards
29th September, 2012
Volunteer Awards Evening
Thursday 22ndNovember at 7pm
Warrington Village Hotel, Centre Park, Warrington, WA1 1QA
Helping the Community
15th August, 2012
We have been working with local companies to collect donated bikes, after being restored are then placed back into the community. Forster Dean a prominent North West based solicitors firm has asked members of the public to bring damaged or unwanted bikes into their offices, while Virgin Trains cut free and donated unclaimed cycles left at stations across the West Coast mainline.
Charity Bike Rides
11th July, 2012
Last Sunday saw two teams from Cycling projects together cover over 100 miles to raise money for the charity!
Bike Week- Euxton Health Ride
21st June, 2012
Out And About teamed up with the Euxton Healthy Streets group, led by Cllr Mark Perks, to deliver a Bike Week guided bike ride open to all on Saturday 16th June.
Oldham Wheels for All 1st Birthday!
14th June, 2012
On Friday the 8th June, Oldham Wheels for All celebrated their first birthday with a party celebration at their centre in Alexandra Park with the local mayor starting things off!
Queen’s school cycling 200miles for the Queen!
30th May, 2012
Cycling from Queen’s to the Queen (Q2Q), this summer several girls from the school will be cycling a distance of around 200 miles!
Well Done Team CP!
17th May, 2012
We would like to say a big well done to our Cycling Projects team who this weekend took part in the gruelling 112 mile cycle challenge to raise money for charity!
Adaptive cycles hit the Mawddach Trail
2nd May, 2012
There will be a multitude of unusual and remarkable bikes about on the Mawddach trail in Southern Snowdonia, when the 'Challenge your Boundaries' adaptive mountain biking project hosts the next of its Momentum Ride series on Sun 27th May.
WORLD PARATRIATHLON CHAMPION URGES DISABLED PEOPLE TO TRI TOGETHER FOR CHARITY
11th April, 2012
With the Olympic and Paralympic Games fast approaching, World paratriathlon champion Jane Egan is urging disabled people to join her and take part in Tri Together, a triathlon event launched by Leonard Cheshire Disability.
Commuter Cycle Training
3rd April, 2012
Lancashire County Council are providing two hours of free cycle training for adults which is being delivered by Cycling Projects in the Preston, Chorley, South Ribble and West Lancs areas.
Sport Relief Cycle Challenge
28th March, 2012
Last week saw, BBC Radio Lancashire and North West Tonight Presenter Graham Liver take to the saddle to raise money in aid of Sport Relief. His Challenge being to cycle on a tandem, with some help from his friends, from the London Olympic Sadium to Preston in just four days (cycling more than 50 miles per day).
Rambles and Rides
22nd March, 2012
Cycling Projects set up the Out And About initiative in 2008 as an active travel project to cover the Chorley and South Ribble areas. In 2011 the Out And About project started some new activities in South Ribble, these included led bike rides, bike maintenance sessions and led rambles, all of which encourage people to travel more actively as part of their day to day lives.
Out And About in Chorley
2nd March, 2012
Wheels For All was one of the first activities set up by the Out And About project which started in 2008 and the sessions have grown from strength to strength ever since.
Fred Whitton Challenge - 112 miles
23rd February, 2012
This year a team at Cycling Projects have taken it upon themselves to take on a gruelling 112-mile sportive cycle challenge around the Lake District!
Young Volunteer of the Year
9th February, 2012
This week we are looking at the winner of the Young Volunteer of the Year 2011, recognising a volunteer under the age of 25 who has by his/her work made a significant contribution to their centre.