Tag Archive for 'biking'

People love to cycle when facilities are provided to make it safe

August 22nd, 2011 by All Party Parliamentary Cycling Group

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 […]

GPS mobile phone applications make Guernsey bicycling even more fun

July 7th, 2011 by Richard Lord

The number of people bicycling regularly in Guernsey appears to be increasing.  The many days of fine weather and rising fuel prices have helped this trend. There have always been people who bicycle throughout the year.  Some people do this because they don’t own a car, or because they wish to keep fit or reduce […]

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.

If Guernsey followed Copenhagen’s bicycle policy the quality of island life would improve

May 3rd, 2011 by Richard Lord

Guernsey Bicycle Group organises Guernsey Bike-a-thon 2011 in aid of Fight for Sight

April 25th, 2011 by Guernsey Bicycle Group

As part of Bike Week 2011 from 18 to 26 June the Guernsey Bicycle Group is launching a fund raising event in aid of the charity Fight for Sight. Up to 25 sponsored teams will take part in a “Bike-a-thon” at the cycle track at Delancey Park from 2 pm to 5 pm on Saturday […]

Bike Week 2011 will take place nationwide from 18 to 26 June

February 7th, 2011 by Events

Britain’s Bike Week 2011 will take place from 18 to 26 June.  For more information please visit the Bike Week website.

The Guernsey Bicycle Group advises reflective clothing and bright lights for winter bicycling

November 2nd, 2010 by Francis Binney

The Guernsey Bicycle Group wishes all road users safe travel during winter months.  With shorter day lengths it will be dark at the end of the office day during the commute home. Guernsey Bicycle Group Chairman Francis Paul said “the Guernsey law requires bicyclists to fit and use proper lights for night time travel.  Sensible […]

Guernsey Bicycle Group organises Hi Viz cycling event for Sunday 31 October 2010 beginning at 11 am to remind bicyclists and pedestrians to wear high visibility clothing when out on the road during the winter months

October 25th, 2010 by Guernsey Bicycle Group

The Guernsey Bicycle Group (GBG)  has organised a HiViz Cycling Event which will begin at 11 am on Sunday 31 October 2010.  Bicyclists will meet at the lay-by outside of St Sampson High School.  The bicycling event will last approximately one hour.  Everyone is welcome! Please wear HiViz clothing and bring bicycle lights. GBG (Guernsey […]