MCC AGM 2020

The Merseyside Cycling Campaign Annual General Meeting will be on Saturday 5 December at 10.15 for a 10.30 start.

Zoom link

Meeting ID: 714 875 4929
Passcode: MCC

Chairs opening remarks – Eddy Taylor
Annette Marti (Greenpeace) – Transform Transport campaign
Sustrans – Liveable Neighbourbhoods
New Cyclists (Cycle of Life)
Cycling Advocacy Network
Local campaigns for 2021
Proposed new positions including Volunteer Co-ordinator & Social Media roles
Election of Officers
Officer Reports
Area Reports (including Knowsley, Sefton, Wirral, Halton and Liverpool).

West Derby School Streets final design concepts announced

Sustrans has completed its designs for safe school streets at three schools in West Derby. 
Liverpool City Council will deliver the scheme during the next year.
Click on the links below to see the design proposals for each school:
St Mary’s CE Primary School
Mab Lane Primary School
St Paul and St Timothy’s Catholic Infant School and St Paul’s Catholic Junior.

https://www.sustrans.org.uk/our-blog/projects/2019/england/liverpool-school-neighbourhoods-in-west-derby/

Dr Bike sessions this week

Dr Bike Schedule – 21st-25th Sept 

Come and get your bike checked for FREE!

At these events you can expect mechanics to carry out a bike ‘triage’ service: fixing minor repairs and checking to make bikes safe and road worthy.  

21/09/2020 Britannia Inn 3-6pm  BikeRight!

21/09/2020 Sefton park 3-6pm Cheshire Cycles

21/09/2020 Princess Park 3-6pm Cycle of Life

21/09/2020 Tuebrook Police station 3-6pm St Helens – Pedal Power

22/09/2020 Myrtle st/Crown pk 3-6pm Cycle of Life

22/09/2020 Tuebrook Police station 3-6pm St Helens – Pedal Power

24/09/2020 Unity Youth Club 5-8pm  Cycle of Life

24/09/2020 Tuebrook Police station 3-6pm St Helens – Pedal Power

25/09/2020 Britannia Inn 3-6pm BikeRight!

25/09/2020 Sefton park 3-6pm Cheshire Cycles

BIRKENHEAD TO NEW BRIGHTON CYCLE ROUTE CONSULTATION

The first phase of consultation for the Birkenhead to New Brighton cycle route is now live. Liverpool City Region will be undertaking a second round of consultation on the detailed proposals later in the year.
For more information (including technical drawings) and to leave comments, follow the link to https://lcwip.commonplace.is/schemes/proposals/wirral/details Send your feedback by Sunday 6 September

Birkenhead Green Corridor

Wirral Council would like to hear your views on the Birkenhead Green Corridor proposals.
Download a PDF of the proposals HERE
An online presentation of the proposals will be provided by members of the project team on the dates provided below. If you would like to take part, register by contacting us at greencorridor@wirral.gov.uk confirming which meeting you would like to attend:
Wednesday 12 August 2020
Wednesday 19 August 2020
The events will run from 6pm to 7pm on both days.

https://www.wirral.gov.uk/parking-roads-and-travel/major-projects/green-corridor

Pop-Up cycle lanes planned for Merseyside

Have your say about where pop-up cycle lanes should be created. On the interactive map you can either click and make a new comment, or you can read existing comments and ‘like’ them.

KNOWSLEY
https://knowsleyliveablestreets.commonplace.is

LIVERPOOL
https://liveablestreetsliverpool.commonplace.is

ST HELENS
https://sthelensliveablestreets.commonplace.is

SEFTON
https://seftonliveablestreets.commonplace.is

WIRRAL
https://wirralliveablestreets.commonplace.is

For more information on existing pop-up cycle lanes and plans for future installations go to our POP-UP CYCLE LANES PAGE


Merseyside Cycle Shops Open for Business

Barry’s Mobile Bicycle Maintenance, 07738 114243 [phone to book, priority to key workers]
Bernard Bicycles. 260 Smithdown Road, L15 5AH 9.30 – 5.00
https://www.facebook.com/BernardBicycles/
The Bicycle Lounge, 46 – 48 Moor Street, Ormskirk L39 2AQ
info@thebicyclelounge.co.uk 01695 577 240
Bikeology, Smithdown Road 0151 7338799 10.00 – 4.00
Bikes & Boards, 170 Banks Rd, West Kirby CH48 0RH. 0151 625 5533
The Bike Shop Moreton, 453 Hoylake Road, Moreton, Wirral CH46 6DQ 01516060101
Birkenhead Cycles (re-opening 1st June) 258 Conway St, Birkenhead CH41 4AH. 0151 647 9966
birkenheadcycles.co.uk
Bromilow Cycle Shop, 13/15 North Road, St. Helens 01744 23018 9.30 – 4.00 Mon – Fri, 9.30 – 12.00 Sat
Cheshire Cycles, Warrington Call Mike 01925 594633 9.00 – 6.00 [drop off bikes for all work]
Coast Cycles, Aigburth Road 01514270003 9.30 – 5.00
College Cycles 177 College Rd, L23 3AT 01519240689 9.15 – 5.00
Cycle Republic 9.00 – 6.00
Cycleworld Upton 146 Ford Road, Upton, Wirral CH49 0TQ – 07749 759134
Giant, Parliament Street 0151 7076116, info@giant-liverpool.co.uk 10.00 – 6.00
Halfords Croft Retail Park, Bromborough, Wirral CH62 3PN – 0151 343 3180
Halfords Junction 1 Retail Park, Bidston Moss, Wallasey, Wirral, CH44 2HE – 0151 630 4216
Hightown Cycle Repairs, 07806 784917, hightowncycles@virginmedia.com
HYPE Urban Bike Centre Campbeltown Road, Birkenhead CH41 9HP
07793753527 www.hypeurbanbikes.co.uk
John Geddes Cycles, Prescot & Widnes Branches 10.00 – 4.00 [NHS Prioity]
Kcycles, 1186 New Chester Rd, Eastham 07835120078 10.00 – 2.00 Mon – Sat [NHS priority]
Little T Room 50 Grange Road West, Birkenhead CH41 4DA
07793753527 www.hypeurbanbikes.co.uk
MeCycle 59 Station Road, Ainsdale, PR8 3HH 01704 579353
Oban Cycle County Road 0151 2636332 [ring to check]
Off the Rock Cycles, 223 Seaview Road, Wallasey CH45 4PD
07515 730 550 / 0151 345 8358
adam@offtherockcycles.co.uk offtherockcycles.co.uk
Peloton Liverpool 07380111226, logistics@peloton.coop [Repairs and refurbished bikes, NHS priority]
Picton Cycles, Picton Road, Liverpool 10.00 – 4.00 [closed Sunday]
Quinns, Edge Lane 01512286262 9.30 – 5.00
Thatto Cycle, Thatto Heath, St Helens 10.00 – 3.00 [ring door bell]
Tracs (Wirral Country Park and Neston Community Centre) Bike repairs – currently collection only – 0151 319 2455
Rimmer’s Cycles, Prescot [ring to check]
Used Bicycles UK, Woolton Village 07736 461857
The Wheelbase 584 Old Chester Rd, Rock Ferry, Birkenhead, CH42 4NW 0151 644 9682

If you know of any other cycle shops open for business during these challenging times please email Pedal Press at pedalpress@merseycycle.org.uk

More address info on our bike shops page.

You can also follow a list of Bike Shops open for business compiled by the Association of Cycle Traders

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