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Celebrating Cycling – 14th of March

“Celebrating Cycling”…Film Night and Cycling Adventure talk!

Date: 14th March 2020, Time: 18:00 Location: Coalport YHA

We are showing the film “MOTHERLOAD”, an award-winning crowd sourced documentary about a new mother’s quest to understand the increasing isolation and disconnection of the digital age, its planetary impact, and how cargo bikes could be an antidote.

Filmmaker Liz Canning cycled everywhere until she had twins in 2008. Hauling babies via car was not only unsustainable but took the freedom and adventure out of life, and Liz felt trapped. She Googled family bike and uncovered a global movement of people replacing cars with cargo bikes: long-frame bicycles designed for carrying passengers and heavy loads. Liz set out to learn more, and MOTHERLOAD was born.

…Then a break for buffet and a glass of wine and a chance to chat to others over the film.

The menu for the evening is:
Butternut Squash, Brie and Beetroot Tart with Sweet Potato Fries and salad Chicken & Vegetable Pie, Mash and Vegetables Penang Curry with Rice (Ve) (Gf) Wine, Beer and non alcoholic drinks will be available to purchase with the meal.

MEAL CHOICE needs to be BOOKED IN ADVANCE!

Finally the evening is rounded off with “PEDAL TO NEPAL” a fascinating talk by Tara Parks. She loves adventure. This adventure: Windsor, UK to Kathmandu, Nepal over land by bike. Not just any bike, her trusty steed Bobbie Dawes!

She cycled 13,000 km (nearly 8200 miles) across Europe and into Asia…pedaling to Nepal in 2018, mostly on her own. Come and meet Tara and discover her wonderful world.

Only 50 spaces available! Please book by the 12th of March to confirm your spot and so we can let the YHA know the food numbers.

Tickets available – £10 per ticket includes the film, talk and food.

Contact the store to book…

info@bicycles-by-design.co.uk, quoting CELEBRATINGCYCLING

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