Cycling and the Justice System

The ‘All Party Parliamentary Cycling Group’ have posted a request for evidence to allow them to review the case for cyclists and how incidents are handled by the Justice system. Our members may like to assist by forwarding their own experiences. The deadline for submitting evidence is the 16th of January 2017.

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Touring Rides Galore in 2016

Cyclists at the Luna Rossa Italian Restaurant in Newhaven

There were over a hundred touring rides this year; there would have been more but some were cancelled due to bad weather.

Our last touring ride of 2016 was this morning (Thursday) which included a refreshment stop at the Luna Rossa Italian Restaurant in Newhaven, . . . → Read More: Touring Rides Galore in 2016

Revised Grading System for All Rides

A group of Ride Leaders has been reviewing the Grading System for Cycle Seahaven rides over the last year and has produced, what they believe to be, a simpler and more easily understood version. The group consisted of Road and Off-road Ride Leaders and the result has been through many re-drafts and consultations before being . . . → Read More: Revised Grading System for All Rides

A Highly Convivial Evening

Tourers Christmas Meal

A highly convivial evening was had by twenty-three of us at the British Legion last Thursday. We were there for the Cycle Seahaven ‘Tourers’ Christmas meal; we’d been there last year and enjoyed our Christmas meal so much that we decided to make a return visit.

In contrast to last year . . . → Read More: A Highly Convivial Evening

Local footpath being upgraded to allow cyclists

*** Update – 27th March 2017. The path is now open for use.

Footpath Clearance, ready for the cycle way

Footpath open and ready for use

Footpath open and ready for use

 

By Andy Lock, on October 31st, 2016:

The footpath at the end of the A259 walking/cycling path between Newhaven and Peacehaven . . . → Read More: Local footpath being upgraded to allow cyclists

A27 East of Lewes – Cycle Seahaven reposnse

The consultation for the improvements to the A27 is now closed (on 8th Dec 2016). Cycle Seahaven responded to the consultation to ensure that non-motorised traffic could safely use and cross this main highway.

The summary of our response based on feedback from members, committee and Cycle East Sussex is:

Many of our club rides . . . → Read More: A27 East of Lewes – Cycle Seahaven reposnse

MTB 2B via Piddinghoe, Big Park, Court Farm Road, OVT to the Marttello

Roy led 11 of us off from the White Lion. We picked up 2 riders in Newhaven and had a total of 13 participants with more or less chilly fingers, depending on the state of their gloves, in glorious winter sunshine. We didn’t find any icy surfaces to slide around on, though I . . . → Read More: MTB 2B via Piddinghoe, Big Park, Court Farm Road, OVT to the Marttello

Winter’s Arrived and so has Black Ice!

Cyclists at Newhaven Harbour

A sharp frost on Thursday morning kicked off the Winter season, that’s the meteorological version of Winter, of course, being the 1st December.

But, there was no wind, the air was dry although a tad chilly and there was wall to wall sunshine: perfect conditions for an invigorating cycle ride. . . . → Read More: Winter’s Arrived and so has Black Ice!