Newhaven Pump Track Consultation

 

Chris Bibb, Project Co-ordinator for Lewes District Council has put in an application for funding for the above project and must gather evidence of the need in the community for the second phase of the application that is due in on the 4th January.

There is a public consultation event for next Thursday . . . → Read More: Newhaven Pump Track Consultation

A27 up-grade – some positive news.

 

Following the publication of the Preferred Route for the eventual Up-grade to the A27 (see http://cycleseahaven.org.uk/a27e2/) members have made representations to various bodies complaining about the lack of north-south crossings on the A27.

 

The following is a response to letters concerning this lack of north-south crossings and the proposed “ghost” crossing at . . . → Read More: A27 up-grade – some positive news.

Pump Track at the Salts – latest update from Jon Younghusband.

I know you have all been waiting for an update on the pump track situation, there have been some interesting developments sine the Salts Rec meeting that many of you came along to.

The Salts project only has funding for a skate park and there is no scope or space to include a pump track . . . → Read More: Pump Track at the Salts – latest update from Jon Younghusband.

What did a Cycle helmet ever do for me?

If you have ever doubted the protection provided by a cycle helmet this might reassure you? The rider was concussed but did not suffer any major head injury. Always wear a helmet. It could save your life.

. . . → Read More: What did a Cycle helmet ever do for me?

Proposed “upgrading” of A27 – Beddingham to Polegate

A27 East of Lewes road improvement scheme

Preferred Route Announcement from Highways England

The preferred route is detailed in the linked document. Briefly, there is a shared use path from Beddingham to Polegate for pedestrians and cyclists; there are small changes at Drusillas Junction and very small changes at Wilmington, together with changes at Polegate . . . → Read More: Proposed “upgrading” of A27 – Beddingham to Polegate

Warning: Resurfacing of Lower Wick Street

Lower Wick Street has just been resurfaced between the junction with Station Rd near Arlington Reservoir and a point about 25 metres past Langtye Lane in the direction of Chalvington. The road surface is covered with loose chippings which are hazardous to cyclists for two reasons: loss of grip, especially on a road bike with . . . → Read More: Warning: Resurfacing of Lower Wick Street

Dieppe Channel Hopper

Cyclists outside the Hotel de la Plage in Dieppe

 

Four of us from Cycle Seahaven hopped across the Channel with three other cyclists last Friday to take part in a cycling trip organised by Phoenix-CTC, a member group of Cycling UK. We stayed at the Hotel de la Plage, a hotel I’ve used . . . → Read More: Dieppe Channel Hopper

Triple Challenge 20/30 mile Sponsored Ride

Once again Martello Rotary are organising their sponsored challenge in aid of British Heart Foundation on Sunday, 11th June 2017. The courses are similar but not identical to last year. The 20 mile will lead you across the Downs to Firle, along the Coach Road to Alfriston and then back across the Downs to Norton . . . → Read More: Triple Challenge 20/30 mile Sponsored Ride