What's Your New Year's Resolution?

Whether your resolution is to get fitter, lose weight or reduce your carbon footprint cycling can help. And to help you make the most of your bike Life Cycle UK can offer you FREE cycle lessons. From Beginners to Advanced commuter cyclists we can all learn how to make our journeys smoother & quicker. Booking online is really easy, just click here


In memory

Juliet Morse died on New Year's day after a year-long fight with ovarian cancer. Juliet worked as a cycle instructor for Life Cycle and as a Two's Company volunteer. She was a gentle, lovely person who loved the outdoors and she'll be sadly missed by her family and friends.


The Great Bristol Bike Appeal


Help Needed! Accessible storage for Two's Company Tandems

Two's Company, our tandem riding project for young people and adults who are blind or visually impaired, has a fleet of 10 tandems and we are always on the lookout for a free, dry and secure location in central Bristol where they can live!

The space would need to be accessible on Saturdays and Sundays, and occasional evenings, ideally near to the city centre, Create Centre or near the Bristol and Bath Cycle Path.


Sea Mills Scouts & Cubs enjoy FREE Cycle Parking thanks to Take A Stand®

The 126th Sea Mills Scouts were very happy to recieve their FREE cycle stands thanks to Bristol City Council and Life Cycle UK's Take A Stand® scheme.

The stands were delivered in July and the Scout leaders installed them over the summer - now the girls and boys have secure storage to encourage them to cycle to their meetings.

Click here for more informaton on the Take A Stand® scheme.


Traffic free cycling on Bristol Downs - 20th September 2015

Join us for the last Cycle Sunday event of 2015....bring your bikes, family and friends to Bristol Downs on Sunday 20th September, from 9am - 12pm.  The closure of Circular Road will mean you can enjoy the freedom and peace of cycling around the Downs in a traffic free zone. Best of all - it's FREE! 

Activities will include....


Generous Tandem Donation in Memory of Adrian Hill

Life Cycle's 'Two's Company' project has received a very kind donation of a tandem bicycle, in memory of Adrian Hill, who sadly passed away last year.

Adrian used to work for Life Cycle as a mechanic and was a keen cyclist and lover of all things bicycle, and those close to him were keen for one of his beautifully kept bikes to help support our tandem rides for young people and adults who are blind and visually impaired.


Lands End - John O Groats "With my eyes shut!"

Lands End to John O Groats "With My Eyes Shut"

Huge congratulations to regular "Two's Company" back-rider Steve Ewens, who has successfully completed a gruelling Lands End to John O Groats ride on a tandem piloted by his brother - raising almost £4,000 for Life Cycle along the way!

Steve is one of the many blind or visually-impaired people who come out cycling on the back of a tandem with Life Cycle UK's pioneering Two's Company project. The project enlists the help of sighted volunteers to offer a regular programme of healthy, sociable group tandem rides to those who are unable to ride a bike independently.


Life Cycle UK General Election “Cycling and Active Transport Hustings”

Life Cycle UK will host a General Election Cycle Hustings in Bristol

Life Cycle UK held a “Cycle and Active Travel Hustings” between Bristol’s parliamentary candidates to assess their positions on cycling and sustainable transport in Bristol.


Life Cycle's Inclusive Cycling Volunteers Shortlisted for Bristol Green Awards

Life Cycle's Inclusive Cycling volunteers have been shortlisted for one of this year's Bristol Green Volunteers Awards in the category of Sustainable Transport.

The awards celebrate the amazing contribution of volunteers to Bristol's status as a European Green Capital, supporting Bristol's green spaces, sustainability and/or wildlife.



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