Dr Bike and Exchanging Places (bike/lorry) at Greenwich Park on Wed 19 Jun 2013

  • From: 04:30pm 19 Jun 2013
  • To: 07:30pm 19 Jun 2013
  • Event type: Event
  • Contact: Philip Benstead cycling4all@gmail.com
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Location: Greenwich Park, Blackheath Avenue

This event will include:

  • Dr Bike: free cycle safety check and maintenance advice.
  • 'Exchanging Places': enables cyclists to experience a HGV driver's view of the road and get a better understanding of the blind spots around the vehicle. The purpose is to raise awareness of the dangers of collisions between cyclists and trucks. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uPkbNFt5NuY
  • Cycle security marking: Get your bike registered by the Metropolitan Police to deter thieves and help police and retailers identify stolen bikes.
  • Cycling information: free leaflets and advice, including information about considerate cycling in the Royal Parks.

Thanks are due to the Royal Parks Agency, Royal Borough of Greenwich and the Metropolitan Police for making this event possible.

Dominic Fee, Secretary
Westminster Cycling Campaign: the local group of the London Cycling Campaign

This post was edited by dominicfee at 11:31am 05 Jun 2013.

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