Links We Love

ACTIVISM Bristol Bike Project – Freedom of Movement Fear of Cycling Feminism and Cycling, the “Untrammeled Woman” Femme Pedale Social Movements and the Bicycle The 56a bike blog The 56a bike workshop Vélorutionary? BIKE BLOGS Cycletopia Femme Pedale Grease Rag Ride & Wrench Help! My chain came off TeamGlow Womens’ Cycling Network The 56a bike […]

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Spokewomen London

Monday night at London Bike Kitchen is W.a.G. night (Woman and Gender-variant). WaG is a dedicated space for women and gender-variant people to fix their own bikes, with mechanics on hand for help and advice. We also run (mixed gender) introductory courses (on other days) for people who are very new to bike mechanics, or want to […]

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Spokeswomen Leeds

Pedallers’ Arms Part of the spokeswomen project, Pedallers Arms is a DIY bike workshop where you can come and fix your own bike, with help on hand if you need it. Pedallers is really women friendly but also has a Sunday session for women/trans – 3rd Sunday of the month Women’s cycle training – on road […]

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Spokewomen Newcastle

I heart bikes – Bike mechanics courses for women, run by women. Run on Saturdays throughout the year. Contact . Women’s cycle training– on-road cycle training for women from the perspective of a woman. Currently we are working on a project with JET, Re-cyke Y’bike, Northumbria University and Newcastle Science city. This project focuses on engaging women from black […]

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About Spokeswomen

This is a blog for women who cycle and stand up for women’s right to ride, fix and have good old-fashioned fun on bikes. Spokeswomen, you might say.   We believe every woman who braves the cat calls and takes to the road on a bike should be applauded. We want to be part of […]

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Oxford foraging bike ride

This week (16-23 june) is Oxford Bike Week. To mark the occasion we took to the saddle and we went looking for free food on the toe paths and in the hedge-rows of oxford. We found loads of elderflower, lime leaves, nettles, horthorn, berries, poppies, some fungus and even pre-packaged sandwiches and salads from a well-known […]

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