Guest speaker Richard Armitage will examine how we can make it more likely that people will go by bike, using lessons from UK and across the world. He will cover the expanding reach of the humble bike, from public bike share and last mile deliveries by cargo bike, to independent travel for people with mobility difficulties.
Richard is an experienced transport professional from Manchester. A founder of European Cycle Logistics Federation, he runs bike hire and cycle logistics operations in the city.
From 4pm we will have available demonstration e-bikes and cargo bikes outside the Media Centre, Northumberland Street, HD1 1RL.Come early to get more familiar with the latest additions to cycling. The presentation will start about 6pm, followed by a Q&A. The AGM of Kirklees Cycling Campaign will take place at 7.25pm.