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Cyclenation Nov 2011

On November 6/7 Spokes hosted the UK Cyclenation conference – the periodic get-together of cycle campaign groups and CTC from across the UK, with over 100 delegates.    Conference papers, presentations and reports are all below…

Conference programme [pdf 255k]

Notes on the Cyclenation conference [pdf 100k] by Peter Hawkins

Conference report by Roger Geffen see page 7 of CTC CycleDigest no.64 [pdf 2926k]

Conference pictures [link to flickr] by Chris Hill – includes pictures of many of the presentation slides

Pictures of Sunday ride around Edinburgh facilities [link to Cyclestreets site] by Simon Nuttall of Cambridge Cycle Campaign.   A few people also went on the short self-guided facilities tour [pdf 161k] which we used earlier this year for top councillors and officials – try it yourself!

Session presentations [mainly powerpoint converted to pdf]…

Morning: Edinburgh/London comparisons

  • Cllr Gordon Mckenzie City of Edinburgh Council, Transport Committee chair [pdf 1608k]
  • Jennifer Calvert London Transport for London, Senior Policy Officer [pdf 3219k]
  • Dave du Feu Spokes [pdf 580k]
  • Ashok Sinha London Cycling Campaign [no slides – but see notes in Peter Hawkins report above]

Morning: Scotland/England

Afternoon workshops

Cycling Scotland Conference 5 November

The Cyclenation conference was held in association with a Cycling Scotland conference the previous day [note – this link may change to become the 2011 conference].    The CS conference included a Spokes presentation [pdf 1832k] by Dave du Feu.