City Connect free 12 week cycling programme

City Connect are running another round of their  Free 12-week cycling programme.

2-hour cycling sessions per week with qualified instructors led by West Yorkshire Combined Authority City Connect Programme for adults with mental or physical health concerns.

Participants need to be referred by primary and secondary health care services, exercise referral schemes or specialist health-support charities.



Download leaflet here

Get involved and get active with Breeze Bike Rides for Women

breeze_logoBritish Cycling’s Breeze is the biggest programme ever to get more women riding bikes for fun and fitness. The amazing Breeze Champions are helping thousands of women feel fitter and more confident on a bike.

  • Rides from 3 miles to 30+
  • All ages and abilities welcome
  • Friendly and supportive

To find out more visit and find a ride near you.

Spring Bank holiday cycling courses

Calderdale Spring Bank holiday cycle training courses 2016 includes Pedal Free (£4), Bike Skills (£7.50), Bikeability (Funded) and Bikeability 3 (Funded).

Courses take place from Tuesday 31 May to Friday 3 June at various Fire Stations throughout Calderdale – Click here for a full course breakdown

For information about all the cycle training email or if you have any queries, please call 01422 392800

Overgate fundraising events January Sale

overgateSign up to an Overgate Hospice fundraising event before Thursday 31 January 2016 and save money on your entry fee.

Events include running, cycling, walking, self organised events and more of which can be found online at

Contact the fundraising team at if you would like to get involved.

Happy Days Cycle Club Rides – Family and advanced

Take your own bike and protective gear to take part in family friendly or advanced bike rides.

Peoples Park Family Rides

  • Sunday 29 November – 1pm to 3pm
  • Sunday 13 December – 1pm to 3pm
  • Sunday 17 January – 1pm to 3pm
  • Sunday 21 February – 1pm to 3pm

Advanced Rides

  • Road Route – Sunday 29 November
  • Mainly Off-road – Saturday 9 January

Meet both dates at 9.30am at Christ Church, Church Ln, Pellon, HX2 0EF

For further information or to register email, call 01422 399520 or visit

Happy Days Family Bike Ride

Grab your bike and get involved in a bike ride for all the family.

Sunday 18 October – From 10.30am to 12.30pm
At Peoples Park, King Cross Street, Halifax, HX1 2TS

For further information or to register email, call 01422 399520 or visit

FREE easygoing bike ride this weekend

Get involved and take part in a 3 mile easy going bike ride lasting approximately 1 hour and 15mins (30mins cycling) starting at People’s Park.

Sunday 9 August 2015 at 2pm
Meet at the large water feature located in the middle of the park, Park Road , HX1 2TS

This ride is suitable for anybody and all abilities and is FREE to take part in… further details of the route and other information can be found at

Click here to book your FREE place on the ride today.