OXFORD | WITNEY | BICESTER

28 AUG-4 OCT 2021

5 weeks of events across Oxfordshire

Inspiring more people to cycle for fun, health, and everyday journeys.

Organised rides, exhibitions, talks, films, competitions, and community-led events.

If you are part of an organisation and would like to sponsor us, or run an event, email Becci: coordinator@cyclox.org. You can show your support by becoming a Cyclox member, or by making a donation. Subscribe to our weekly events bulletin.

Supported by

Shaw Gibbs is a top 100 accountancy and financial planning practice, based in Oxford and London. Shaw Gibbs runs a social cycling networking group with weekday rides every two months. Their commitment to mental and physical wellbeing and the health of our climate makes them proud to support the Celebration of Cycling 2021. Get in touch: contactus@shawgibbs.com

Past events and activities

Cyclox stall & Dr Bike, Sat 28th Aug, 10am-4pm, Broad Meadow


Cowley Road Condors Intro to Group Riding, Sun 29th Aug, 9.15am, Blackbird Leys


Beryl’s night at Broken Spoke, Building Beryl: The M-Check, Thurs 2nd Sept, St Thomas School


Wheels for All inclusive cycling sessions, Fri 3rd Sept, 10am-12pm (£3) & 1-2pm (free), Horspath Athletics Track


Isis Cyclists short & steady ride (women only) with a challenge, Sat 4th Sept, 9.45am, Radcliffe Square


Abingdon Healthfest: make cycling part of a healthy lifestyle, Sat 4th Sept, 10.30am-2.30pm, Abingdon Market Square


Oxford Cycling UK ride to Benson and Chalgrove, Sun 5th Sept, 9.30am, Broad Street


Wheels for All inclusive cycling sessions, Fri 10th Sept, 10am-12pm (£3) & 1-2pm (free), Horspath Athletics Track


Bicester Bike Users’ Group MOTHERLOAD film screening, Fri 10th Sept, 7pm, Coles Books, Bicester


Isis Cyclists medium ride (women only): A wander around Woodstock, Sat 11th Sept, 10.45am, Radcliffe Square


JoyRiders Oxford Beginner+ rides (women only), Sat 11th Sept, 9.30am, Barton and Littlemore


Celebrate Cycling with Cyclox, Sat 11th Sept, 10am-4pm, Broad Meadow


Dr Bike, Sat 11th Sept, 10am-4pm, Broad Meadow


The Puppet Pedlar, 3 free family shows, Sat 11th Sept, 11am, 1pm, 3pm, Broad Meadow


Windrush Bike Project E-bike tryout and Dr Bike, Sat 11th Sept, 11am-3pm, Wychwood Paddocks


Oxforshire Historic Churches Trust Ride and Stride, Sat 11th Sept, all day, across Oxfordshire


Traffic light free Oxford city cycle ride, Sun 12th Sept, 10am, Broad Meadow


Wheels for All inclusive cycling sessions, Fri 17th Sept, 10am-12pm (£3) & 1-2pm (free), Horspath Athletics Track


Rose Hill Cycling Festival, Sat 18th Sept, 12-2pm, Rose Hill Community Centre


Cowley Road Condors Intro to Group Riding, Sat 18th Sept, 10am and 12.15pm, Rose Hill Community Centre


Windrush Bike Project Potter to the Pottery cycle ride, Sun 19th Sept, 9.30am, Church Green, Witney


Oxfordshire Liveable Streets ‘Tour de Low Traffic Neighbourhood’, Sun 19th Sept, 11.30am, Cowley


Ride for Peace, Tues 21st Sept, all day, national event


Mapping: a force for change, Tues 21st Sept, 7.30-9.30pm, online Zoom talk


Windrush Bike Project Car Free Day buddy ride, Weds 22nd Sept, 8am-12pm, The Corn Exchange, Witney


Broken Spoke and Cyclox double film screening of Why We Cycle and Together We Cycle + Directors Q&A, Weds 22nd Sept, 6.30-9.15pm, Zoom


Oxford Brookes staff and students Active Travel Route raffle, Mon 20th-Fri 24th Sept.


BicesterBUG film screening of Why We Cycle, Thurs 23rd, 6pm, The Eco Business Centre


Wheels for All inclusive cycling sessions, Fri 24th Sept, 10am-12pm (£3) & 1-2pm (free), Horspath Athletics Track


Monthly Critical Mass Oxford, Fri 24th Sept, meet 6.15pm to depart 6.30pm, Broad Street


Cyclox stall & Dr Bike, Sat 25th Sept, 10am-4pm, Barton Neighbourhood Centre


Thames Valley Police free Bike Register marking and gold standard D-Lock giveaway, Sat 25th Sept, from 10am, Barton Neighbourhood Centre


Bainton Bikes Official Oxford Cycle Tour, Sat 25th Sept, 2.15pm, Walton Street Cycles


Pothole Patrol for Women’s Tour (Cyclox members only), Sun 26th Sept, 10am, Islip train station


Oxford literary ride with author Malcolm Pryce, Sun 26th Sept, 10.30am-12.30pm, Broad Meadow 


Oxford Brookes ‘Bamboo Bike Revival: Back to the Future’, Weds 29th Sept, 6-7pm, online Zoom talk


BicesterBUG film screening of Together We Cycle, Thurs 30th, 6pm, The Eco Business Centre


Intro to Bike Maintenance with the Broken Spoke Bike Coop and Community Action Group (CAG) Oxfordshire, Thurs 30th, 6.30pm, The Old Fire Station


Wheels for All inclusive cycling sessions, Fri 1st Oct, 10am-12pm (£3) & 1-2pm (free), Horspath Athletics Track


Dr Bike, Sat 2nd Oct, 10am-4pm, Rose Hill Community Centre


Thames Valley Police free Bike Register marking and gold standard D-Lock giveaway, Sat 2nd Oct, from 10am, Rose Hill Community Centre


Oxford Cycling UK ride to Waterperry and Chearsley, Sun 3rd Oct, 9.30am, Broad Street


Women’s Tour of Britain stage one, Mon 4th Oct, timetable TBA, Bicester to Banbury via Oxford

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