Thursday 29 September: Monthly Meeting- Our Local Group

After a round up of ‘business’ and a coffee break and time for a chat, Paul Shipway will lead a discussion about our local group and its membership. What are our aims in growing the membership and what are we offering members. Do come along and join in.

Note the dates for meetings after this – 27 Oct and 24 Nov.

Meet: 8pm, Trinity Church Centre, Nether Street, North Finchley N12.

All welcome.

REMINDER Thursday 21 July: Monthly Meeting- Where can I go for a ride?

This month, after a quick catch up and a cup of coffee, we will have a discussion about where to head off to for summer rides. Could be local – could be far afield. Have you any special recommendations? Or want to ask others where they can recommend.  Do come along for a chat to mark the end of this season of meetings (we have been promised very nice biscuits…..). 

Note the date for the next meeting after this is Thursday 29th September. But do keep an eye on the website for rides and events over the summer.

Meet: 8pm, Trinity Church Centre, Nether Street, North Finchley N12.

All welcome.

Thursday 21 July: Monthly Meeting- Where can I go for a ride?

This month, after a quick catch up and a cup of coffee, we will have a discussion about where to head off to for summer rides. Could be local – could be far afield. Have you any special recommendations? Or want to ask others where they can recommend.  Do come along for a chat to mark the end of this season of meetings (we have been promised very nice biscuits…..). 

Note the date for the next meeting after this is Thursday 29th September. But do keep an eye on the website for rides and events over the summer.

Meet: 8pm, Trinity Church Centre, Nether Street, North Finchley N12.

All welcome.

REMINDER: Thursday 30 June: Monthly Meeting- Local cycling groups

This month, after a quick catch up and a cup of coffee, we will have a round-up of all the opportunities for group cycling in the area. Members coming together under the ‘umbrella’ of Barnet Cyclists go on rides with a wide selection of groups. Find out what is out there – long rides, short rides, Sunday rides, weekday rides….  This would be a good meeting for people new to the group. Encourage anyone you know who might be interested to come along.  

Note the date for the next meeting after this is Thursday 21 July. (Early than usual as the hall closes for the summer.)

Meet: 8pm, Trinity Church Centre, Nether Street, North Finchley N12.

All welcome.

East Finchley: ‘Sustainable High Rd’ planning meeting

What? Planning Meeting for the Town Team ‘Sustainable High Rd’ event

When? MONDAY 27th June 2022 7pm -8.30pm   

Where? Martin School Dining Hall, Plane Tree Walk, High Rd N2 9JP

We recently had a successful launch event attended by over 70 East Finchley traders and residents and we are now getting down to business and planning for our first event which will take place on the High Road on Saturday September 17th, 2022. This will focus on Sustainability, from big topics such as how we can sustain our High Road in the future but also practical information about which shops on the High Road provide refill service or a recycling point etc. On the day there will be stalls and activities.

If you cannot make this meeting but do want to be involved in September contact us on eftownteam@barnetcyclists

Sent on behalf of East Finchley Town Team

Thursday 30 June: Monthly Meeting- Local cycling groups

This month, after a quick catch up and a cup of coffee, we will have a round-up of all the opportunities for group cycling in the area. Members coming together under the ‘umbrella’ of Barnet Cyclists go on rides with a wide selection of groups. Find out what is out there – long rides, short rides, Sunday rides, weekday rides….  This would be a good meeting for people new to the group. Encourage anyone you know who might be interested to come along.  

Note the date for the next meeting after this is Thursday 21 July. (Early than usual as the hall closes for the summer.)

Meet: 8pm, Trinity Church Centre, Nether Street, North Finchley N12.

All welcome.

Bike Week 2022 – want to find a cycling buddy?

Hello from Barnet Cycle Buddies.  

To celebrate bike week we are holding get togethers on Tuesday 7th June from 6-7pm and again on Friday 10th June from 7-8pm. 

Beginners to experienced cyclists all welcome. 

Christ Church Hall, 622 High Road, North Finchley, N12 0NU. 

The hall is at the rear of the church. Bike parking available. Bring a lock. 

This is a great chance to meet in person and find out more about the scheme. 

Please bring your bike and learn how to do a basic bike check and then ride on part of the A1000 cycle lane that runs outside the front door of the church, hopefully with a buddy! 

If you have signed up as a buddy to mentor a cyclist, please try to come along to either or both evenings. 

We hope to see you one evening! 

Barnet Cycle Buddies For more info on the Cycle Buddies Scheme : https://lcc.org.uk/groups/cycle-buddies

REMINDER: Thursday 26 May: Meeting – QUIZ NIGHT!

Back by popular demand!  A fun quiz to round off the evening after our usual cycling round-up and coffee break. Set by our own incomparable compere – Ian. Stupendous prizes!

RUMMAGE BOX  at every meeting there is the opportunity to be a real ‘recycler’. Bring along any items (ought to have some link to cycling) to let others make use of them. 

Meet: 8pm, Trinity Church Centre, Nether Street, North Finchley N12.

All welcome.

DATE FOR YOUR DIARY:  Thursday 30 June: Meeting – LOCAL CYCLING GROUPS

Our special topic this month will be  a round up of most of the groups that run rides in Barnet and southern Herts. There are probably more out of there than you realise. Different days, lengths and speeds. If you are new to the group or want to see what’s out there, this is the meeting attend to find out where you can find rides that suit you.

Thursday 26 May: Meeting – QUIZ NIGHT!

Back by popular demand!  A fun quiz to round off the evening after our usual cycling round-up and coffee break. Set by our own incomparable compere – Ian. Stupendous prizes!

RUMMAGE BOX  at every meeting there is the opportunity to be a real ‘recycler’. Bring along any items (ought to have some link to cycling) to let others make use of them. 

Meet: 8pm, Trinity Church Centre, Nether Street, North Finchley N12.

All welcome.

DATE FOR YOUR DIARY: Thursday 30 June: Meeting – LOCAL CYCLING GROUPS

Our special topic this month will be  a round up of most of the groups that run rides in Barnet and southern Herts. There are probably more out of there than you realise. Different days, lengths and speeds. If you are new to the group or want to see what’s out there, this is the meeting attend to find out where you can find rides that suit you.

REMINDER: Thursday 28 April: Meeting – AGM and best cycling ‘gizmos’

This month we will start with a (short and painless) AGM to check we are on track. There will also be a chance for everyone to air their views about what they want to group to do – and how to do it. 

This is your opportunity to get involved. All posts are open to volunteers but we have specific vacancies for:

Campaign Group Co-ordinator

LCC Events co-ordinator (to work with the LCC on events such as Ride London)

Membership Officer

Other motions can be raised – but please contact the committee in advance of the meeting.

To volunteer for the above roles or add anything to the agenda please contact

alison.ewington@ntlworld.com  before 26 April.

To round off the evening – do bring along any cycling ‘gizmo’, bit of equipment or paraphernalia that you can recommend to the group. Or even something to avoid!

RUMMAGE BOX  at every meeting there is the opportunity to be a real ‘recycler’. Bring along any items (ought to have some link to cycling) to let others make use of them. 

Meet: 8pm  Trinity Church Centre, Nether Street, North Finchley N12.

All welcome.