Check out this recent ‘pun-tastic’ article from the ‘Kirkie Herald’ covering Sunday’s cycle festival (with a quote or two from our very own Mark Kiehlmann). You can find a heap of photo’s from the day on our flickrsite, here… The embedded player below shows some of the photos the paper captured from the day – some crackers in here. If you have some snaps of your own, we’d love to see them. Why not provide a link in the comments [...]
ED’s Cycle Co-op and Melrose Music have teamed up to provide an inspired range of live music to accompany all the cycling activities at ED’s Cycle Fair, this Sunday 16th Jun. from 11am to 5pm. The line up includes some young performers, their tutors and some more experienced bands from Bishopbriggs, Glasgow and Aberdeen: Emma Melrose, founder of Melrose Music said: “When Mark called and asked if Melrose Music could help them put on some live performances at the Cycle [...]
Commonwealth Medallist, James McCullum opens ED’s Cycle Festival Commonwealth Games medalist, James McCullum, will open ED’s Cycle Festival on Sun 16th Jun, Bishopbriggs. James competed in three Commonwealth Games, Manchester (02) Melborne (06) winning a bronze medal and Delhi (10), so he is familiar with competition at the highest level and now inspires children across the country with Champions in Schools. James will also support ED’s Cycle Co-op launch a new Scottish Cycling Go Ride club, which caters for riders [...]
“As the Scottish Government announced £6M boost to cycling paths in Scotland, I’m delighted to say that ASDA has also fitted bike racks to accommodate the increased number of people on bikes in Bishopbriggs”, said local Bishopbriggs Cllr Anne McNair and co-director of ED’s Cycle Co-op Fiona McLeod MSP for Strathkelvin & Bearsden commented that:
Active Travel Active Scotland is the latest publication from the Scottish sustainable transport thinktank, Transform Scotland, which features the work of ED’s Cycle Co-op in the chapter entitled, Learning from the best, Scottish success… Bishopbriggs, East Dunbartonshire has seen a significant growth in cycling as a result of various cycling activities and promotional events, which has been coordinated by a not for profit community social enterprise, ED’s Cycle Co-op.
Thank you for making ED’s Cycle Festival 2012 our….best ever yet. Here’s a wee video to remind you if you were there, or give you a flavour of what what went on if you didn’t make it. Feel free to leave your comments below, we love to hear what you though of the afternoon. There are heaps more photos on edscyclecoop Flickr site. see you next year?
ED’s Cycle Festival 2012 is here Today – Sunday 17th June from 2pm to 5pm, we’re sure it’ll be our ‘best ever yet‘. Winner of UK Bike Week Image 2010 & 2011, we want you to be in the winning image for 2012, so come prepared to enter into the spirit of the event…. and come on a bike. We will have all our usual bike type activities and so much more and it’s all FREE: MAOAM goodie bags to [...]
Wester Cleddens pupils invited guest to Westminster reception. Local cycling enthusiasts Calum Aitken (9) and Kieran Ballard (9) from Wester Cleddens Primary School were invited to Westminster, London on Monday 14th May, in recognition of their continued efforts to travel sustainably to school, as guests of ED’s Cycle Co-op. They are pictured here by Big Ben at Westminster.