Tag Archive for 'Guernsey Bicycle Group'

Judi Zebedee talks about her 27,000 mile bicycle odyssey after Guernsey Bicycle Group AGM on 28 February

February 13th, 2013 by Guernsey Bicycle Group

The Guernsey Bicycle Group (GBG) has their AGM at 7.30 pm on Thursday 28 February 2013 followed at 8 pm by a talk by Judi Zebedee on her 27,000 mile, 27 month bicycle odyssey through 34 countries and across four continents. The AGM and Judi’s talk will be at La Villette Hotel, St Martin, Guernsey. […]

Guernsey Bicycle Group explore Forest during summer evening ride

May 29th, 2012 by Guernsey Bicycle Group

The Guernsey Bicycle Group enjoyed a beautiful Summer Evening Ride on 29 May – the first of ten planned for 2012. Several 30in30 Challenge riders joined the GBG to cycle the lanes of Forest Parish in glorious sunshine. The next GBG summer evening ride is on 12 June 2012 and begins at 7 pm at […]

Glorious Guernsey Bicycle Group summer evening rides for 2012

May 17th, 2012 by Richard Lord

One of the most pleasant ways of spending a Guernsey summer evening is exploring Guernsey’s quiet country lanes with the Guernsey Bicycle Group during their Summer Evening Rides. These free, guided rides promote the joy of cycling, its low cost, and its health benefits, without harm to the environment. The Guernsey Bicycle Group’s ten scheduled […]

Bike Week from 16 to 24 June 2012 encourages everyday bicycling

May 11th, 2012 by Events

Bike Week from 16 to 24 June 2012 is Britain’s biggest mass participation cycling event. Last year almost half a million people participated in events across Great Britain. Bike week demonstrates the social, health and environmental benefits of cycling, and shows how bicycling can easily be part of everyday life by encouraging ‘everyday cycling for […]

Regular walking and cycling fosters good health says NICE

April 30th, 2012 by National Institute for Health and Clincial Excellence

Walking and cycling should be encouraged throughout the community and should become the norm for short journeys, says the UK’s National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE), in draft guidance published on 24 April 2012 for consultation. Regular physical activity is key to achieving and maintaining good health. It can help to reduce the […]

The Guernsey Bicycle Group organise high visibility bicycling event on 30 October 2011

October 28th, 2011 by Guernsey Bicycle Group

The Guernsey Bicycle Group remind everyone about the clocks changing on 30 October 2011 and the need for bicyclists and walkers to keep visible on Guernsey roads during the longer winter nights. A group of Guernsey bicyclists will meet at the start of the bicycle lane near the North Beach Car Park entrance in St. […]

The Guernsey Bicycle Group’s Mission Statement

September 27th, 2011 by Guernsey Bicycle Group

The Guernsey Bicycle Group (GBG) exists for the benefit of all by encouraging the use of bicycles and other environmentally friendly forms of transport to reduce the adverse effects of the internal combustion engine. GBG is a voluntary group working for the community GBG promotes improved facilities for cyclists and walkers GBG seeks to coordinate […]

Another glorious Guernsey Bicycle Group summer evening ride in the heart of the Guernsey countryside

July 27th, 2011 by Richard Lord

On the 26 July, the Guernsey Bicycle Group met at the Vauxbelets car park below Blanchelande College for the tenth GBG summer evening ride of 2011. Rupert Dorey planned the route and led the evening ride.

Guernsey Bicycle Group extend summer evening rides due to popularity

July 22nd, 2011 by Guernsey Bicycle Group

The Guernsey Bicycle Group summer evening bicycle rides have been popular.  Due to strong demand the GBG have extended their summer evening rides for a further four weeks. These additional summer evening bicycle rides will cover old favourite routes and new routes, which will provide enjoyment for those who have supported these bicycle rides in […]

The pleasure of Guernsey Bicycle Group summer evening rides

July 7th, 2011 by Richard Lord

On Tuesday 28 June 2011 the Guernsey Bicycle Group riders met at Le Friquet Garden Centre.  The group included visitors to the island that regularly participate in GBG’s summer evening rides. The Guernsey Bicycle Group summer evening rides demonstrate how ideally suited the bicycle is for traveling around Guernsey.