RCC Newsletter – 5 August 2011

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We also post the newsletters here on our website. Read below and enjoy! Previous newsletters can be found here.

Hello,

Monthly Meeting:
This month’s meeting is on Monday the 8th of the 8th at 8.
The Old Ship, Richmond.
Meet downstairs, then head upstairs once everyone has arrived.

London-Surrey Cycle Classic – Olympic Test Event – Sunday 14th August:
The race will travel through the borough and is well worth seeing.
Route & info
http://tinyurl.com/4ykt4vs
Surrey council have a similar website…
http://www.gosurrey.info/cycling/august-14-2011-cycle-race/
And the race has its own newsletter…
http://www.gosurrey.info/surrey2012/assets/documents/residents-cycle-newslet
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Road Restrictions and bus route changes…
http://tinyurl.com/3ltpsya
List of changes to be made to street furniture…
http://tinyurl.com/3l9rh26

Rides:
Rides For Explorers Sunday 7th August – http://wp.me/pSDFw-Kv
Twickenham riverside at 10:15 to ride to Norbury Park via the Mole gap. Bring lunch or money for a lunchtime pub stop.

London Sky ride – Sunday 4th September
The London Sky ride will be taking place on Sunday 4th September.  There will be feeder rides from the usual place – Little Green, Richmond – times to be announced.  As last year, we’ll be sharing the space with the London to Windsor ride.  There will be a ride back to bring you home.
http://www.goskyride.com/London
There is also a Sky Ride in Barking on the 31st August.

There will be lots of local Sky Rides in Richmond throughout the summer.
Details here…
http://www.goskyride.com/Richmond

Maintenance workshops:
Thursday 11th August – 19:00-21:00
Mortlake, Old Bakery

Wednesday 24th August – 19:00-21:00 (note new start time)
Twickenham, All Hallows Church

Thursday 25th August – 19:00-21:00
Mortlake, Old Bakery

Details of the locations are here…
http://www.richmondlcc.co.uk/tag/maintenance-workshop/
Bring your bike and learn to fix it yourself under the supervision of a qualified mechanic.

Thanks for reading and keep cycling,

Jonathan Rowland
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Borough Coordinator
Richmond Cycling Campaign

web – http://www.richmondlcc.co.uk
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