Drivers of Change
Tuesday 25th February, 7.00-9.00
School of Geography and the Environment, University of Oxford
South Parks Rd, Oxford OX1 3QY
A Cyclox film screening
Tuesday 18th February, 7.30-9.00pm
Common Ground, 37-38 Little Clarendon Street, Oxford, OX1 2HF
By Andy Chivers
There’s a consultation out on the Red Zone Zero Emission Zone in Oxford city centre. This is the start of a substantial programme to tackle city centre air pollution over the next few years, which with the Connecting Oxford plan will make a dramatic improvement to Oxford’s air quality.
Zero Emissions Zone in Oxford
Wednesday 12th February, 7.30-9.30
Court Room, Oxford Town Hall, St Aldate’s, Oxford OX1 1BX
By Richard MacKenzie
In an attempt to work towards normalising cycling here in Oxford, last month I launched a petition to back a simple idea. I wanted to ask one of our local radio stations, BBC Radio Oxford, to include average cycling times across the city and county when they were doing their traffic briefings throughout the day.
By Andy Chivers
I met up with a friend who lives in south Devon. He drives 8 miles each way to work and is leaving earlier and earlier because of traffic congestion and difficulty finding a parking place. To a pedal head like me the answer seemed obvious, but when we talked about e-bikes he said, ‘Isn’t that cheating?’
By Alison Hill
If you are a reader of this blog, presumably bike stuff was on your Christmas list. Like the Christmas turkeys your bike needs some extra trimmings, and you will have made your request to Santa for those essential accessories that every bike needs.
Members of Oxford’s Coalition for Healthy Streets and Active Travel (CoHSAT) have submitted a complaint regarding the disproportionate focus on the negative behaviour of cyclists above the problems posed by any other form of transport.
By Graham Stanley
See.Sense has offered 300 smart bike lights at a reduced cost of £15 on a first come first serve basis.
With some help from our friends at Oxfordshire Cycling Network and Bicester Bike Users Group, we put forward 5 key questions to all Oxfordshire parliamentary candidates ahead of the 2019 general election.