Tower Hamlets Wheelers Monthly Meeting August 2015
Tower Hamlets Wheelers meeting
Wednesday, 12 August 7.30pm
Present: Owen, David T, Mr Jones, Helen, Christy, Keith
Apologies: Caroline, Dave A, Gerry, Alex
1. LCC's "End Lorry Danger" campaign
Terry reminds of this ongoing LCC campaign, which will end on 1 September.
ACTION: Terry and Owen to do some final publicity of the petition.
2. LCC Borough insert
Due on 24 August. Helen compiling articles.
Proposed Limehouse Basin path closure - response submitted by THW rejecting this proposal. Planning application subsequently withdrawn before it reached the planning board.
4. Borough Group Forum
Do we have a TfL Traffic Management who cycles? If so, possibility they maybe up for regular rides to assess roadworks.
5. Ride London feedback
Went very well, 75 were at our Mile End feeder start!
Next one this Saturday. Keith and Owen will be there.
October workshop - keep it on the usual date but find another venue. Keith to investigate a suitable venue.
Still uncertainty about the LCC "compentency" requirements for ride leaders.
ACTION: David T and Keith to draft queries to LCC.
29 August - Glamour Ride: Rob, Keith and Owen to organise.
Terry plans to redo her Tree Ride and a new Sculpture Ride.
8. Electing Treasurer
This will take place at September's meeting. Caroline has organised notice via e-mailshot to all members. All happy with the process.
9. LBTH monthly meeting
Next meeting is 19 August. Overview of draft borough cycling strategy will be presented.