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Recent updates

Events page: Updated to include new information about Bike Week and U3A rides.
Cycling Festival page: Some changes affecting payment made.
Rides & Commutes page: Page revamped to include information about Wheelrights new easy rides.
Campaigns page: Video "Space for Cycling" added.
Infrastructure page: Page restructured to make it simpler to navigate. Also an audit of the Bay Campus cycle route added.
Newsletters and Notes page: Spring Newsletter and notes of 22 Feb. Wheelrights meeting.

Highlights

The Bike Week mass ride is now confirmed for Saturday, 18 June. The theme is "Space for Cycling". See the Campaigns page for more about this ride.
Our consultation on the proposed development of the Fabian Way Corridor (Campaigns page) welcomes plans to provide good cycle access to the Bay Campus and suggests extensions to them. This audit on the Bay Campus cycle route (Infrastructure page) addresses the problem of near misses by Baldwin's Bridge.
The intention of the cycle map on the Infrastructure page is to show routes which the Council can include in the Integrated Network Map which the Active Travel Act requires them to produce.

Wheelrights Facebook page.

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We campaign for improved facilities for cyclists in the Swansea Bay area. We help get people on bikes by, eg, providing beginners' classes; we also provide information about rides and other matters of interest to cyclists and their supporters. We are an umbrella organisation, separate from the CTC and Sustrans and other cycling groups, but whose activities we seek to both support and complement.

Cyclists rest on a Carmarthenshire settee.

A welcome break on a CTC ride in rural Carmarthenshire.

A bit about the navigation buttons:

About us states our aims, provides, a potted history and how we can be contacted.
Links gives some useful websites, provides links to local organisations and cycle shops.
Events provides information about rides and meetings monthly in chronological order, followed by details of the providers. One feature is an A4 monthly summary of local CTC rides (downloadable as a pdf.).
Beginners provides information of use to beginners.
Cycling Festival provides details of the Gower Cycling Festival which is organised by Wheelrights.
Rides and Commutes provides descriptions of rides mostly in the Swansea area but also further afield. It also provides advice for new commuters, naming "mentors" and describing commuter routes in Swansea.
Campaigns describes our campaigning activities.
Infrastructure covers what is happening, what is planned and our aspirations.
Newsletters/Notes provides links to our quarterly newsletters and to the notes of our meetings.
Various is for odds and ends including fault reporting.
Join us. This explains how to join Wheelrights: either by filling out a form and sending a cheque for your annual sub. or doing this electronically.

If you have comments on this website please pass them to me, David Naylor, Phone: 01792 233755, e-mail: davidjohnnaylor@sky.com

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