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The Guardian has launched a campaign to inspire the people of Northwich to get on their bikes. Pedal Power brings you news, stories and top tips to keep the town's cycling momentum going throughout the year.

Paralympic and world champions to race in Northwich

Northwich Guardian: Transfer Deadline Day

10:10am Sunday 5th October 2014

THE UK's best will battle it out on the country lanes around Northwich on Saturday in the British Cycling National Paracycling Time Trial Championships.

Entrepreneur in plans for a 'cultural' centre

Northwich Guardian: Landlord, Damon Horrill, believes a second Cheshire Ring would kick start the regeneration of Winsford and bring massive investment into mid-Cheshire.

3:20pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A MID Cheshire pub guru has a vision to put personality into Northwich's Barons Quay development.

Tributes paid to a 'shining light for cycling'

Northwich Guardian: Cyclists from Weaver Valley Cycling Club and Breeze form a guard of honour at the funeral of Claire O'Brien. n143620

10:33am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

THE cycling world of mid Cheshire has paid tribute to a Hartford mum-of-three who was a friend and inspiration to many.

PEDAL POWER: challenge event for women

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11:42am Monday 18th August 2014

WOMEN cyclists of all abilities are being invited to join WAGs and Olympic champions for a ride around the scenic Cheshire countryside this September.

PEDAL POWER: Northwich gets ready to welcome the Tour of Britain

Northwich Guardian:

11:03am Tuesday 12th August 2014

WORLD class cyclists will race through Northwich this September during the UK's largest professional cycle race.

PEDAL POWER: National track champion from down the road

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1:40pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

WHEN you drag your bike out of the shed for a journey around the country lanes of mid Cheshire, or perhaps venture out on your first club run, you just never know who you could be riding the roads with.

PEDAL POWER: Help us make Northwich cycle safe

Northwich Guardian:

2:20pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A NEW group has formed with the sole purpose of making Northwich a cycle friendly town.

PEDAL POWER: Chris and Rod's cycling adventure

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4:40pm Tuesday 8th July 2014

A LANDLORD and a town clerk have raised more than £2,000 with a three-day bicycle tour of Brittany.

PEDAL POWER: The people's team encourages riders

Northwich Guardian:

4:00pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

AN ELITE cycling team with big ambitions is celebrating success so far in its first year while still being a team for the people.

PEDAL POWER: How mid Cheshire will celebrate National Bike Week

Northwich Guardian: Theresa Bateman and Pam Ford are embarking on a charity bike ride at the start of National Bike Week.

5:06pm Thursday 12th June 2014

MID Cheshire is gearing up for National Bike Week with a number of events planned between June 14 and 22.

Pedal Power is ready to celebrate National Bike Week

Northwich Guardian: Mike and Sue Hornby are the epitome of everyday cycling. The Weaverham couple are our Pedal Power Ambassadors for this style of bike riding and have supported the campaign since it started in November 2012.

3:50pm Thursday 5th June 2014

MANY people are put off cycling by the thought that they may need to don a whole load of specialist gear, have a top of the range bike and go like the clappers for miles and miles.

PEDAL POWER: Olympic star in Cycletta event

Northwich Guardian: Victoria with Kate Muddiman, who is helping to organise this year's event.

1:30pm Thursday 29th May 2014

PENDLETON power is the subject of this week’s Pedal Power as an Olympic hero launches a women-only bike event in Cheshire.

VIDEO & PICTURES: Cyclists brave mud and rain for Pedal Power Festival

Northwich Guardian: Riders set off

9:42am Tuesday 13th May 2014

HUNDREDS of cyclists braved torrential downpours, wind and mud to take part in the first Pedal Power Festival in Northwich on Sunday.

Pedal Power Festival opens for entries

Northwich Guardian: Supporters of the Pedal Power Festival launch the event in Northwich town centre.

12:04am Saturday 8th March 2014

PLACES are now available for bike riders of all abilities to join in Northwich's celebration of cycling.

Athlete Adrian Derbyshire to ride at Pedal Power Festival

Northwich Guardian: Adrian Derbyshire

7:30am Wednesday 30th April 2014

WHEN Adrian Derbyshire went to bed on August 20, 2008, a fit and healthy 34-year-old he had no idea that he would wake up in a completely different life.

Katie Archibald 'on fire' at cycling race - with video

Northwich Guardian: Kaite Archibald leads the Cheshire Classic 2014

12:38pm Monday 28th April 2014

OLYMPIC and Paralympic champions raced through Northwich on Sunday in one of the most exciting cycle races organisers have known.

World record BMXer to bring show to Northwich

Northwich Guardian: World record BMXer to bring show to Northwich

4:27pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

GRAVITY defying bike skills promise to leave crowds speechless when a Guinness World Record holding BMXer comes to town on May 11.

Family on their bikes for Romanian school

Northwich Guardian: Family on their bikes for Romanian school

1:00pm Friday 18th April 2014

PRIMARY school pupil Daniel Appleton and his mum Dawn will put their pedal power to the test to raise money for an autism therapy centre.

PEDAL POWER: Nominate your inspiring woman

Northwich Guardian: Karla Boddy (left) sprints home to win the Cheshire Classic

12:00pm Saturday 29th March 2014

WOMEN’S cycling will be doubly celebrated when a national race is held in Northwich in April.

PEDAL POWER: Cyclists urged to pedal the distance for Scouts

Northwich Guardian: Phil Scott is encouraging cyclists to go the distance for 2nd Wharton Scouts.

12:00pm Sunday 2nd March 2014

AN ADDICTION to long distance cycling cannot be quelled by calamity for a Winsford dad hoping to inspire others and help the next generation.

PEDAL POWER: Police urge cyclists to respect pedestrianised areas

Northwich Guardian: PCSOs Phil Hambleton, Nicola Smith and Barbara Billington are urging people not to cycle through the pedestrianised town centre in Northwich.

2:00pm Friday 28th February 2014

POLICE are urging people not to ride their bikes in pedestrianised areas or on footpaths.

PEDAL POWER: Weaverham community illuminates safe cycling

Northwich Guardian: Callum Wright, 13, leaps over the ramps.

3:30pm Wednesday 26th February 2014

BMX stunts in the dark were the grand finale of a community campaign to help keep young cyclists safe.

PEDAL POWER: John Herety speaks to Weaver Valley Cycling Club

Northwich Guardian: John Herety speaks to members of Weaver Valley Cycling Club at their annual dinner and awards evening.

11:30am Tuesday 18th February 2014

A GLOBAL cycling journey started with a boyhood bike ride from Cheadle to Jodrell Bank for team manager extraordinaire John Herety.

PEDAL POWER: Teacher gets his schoolmates back on their bikes

Northwich Guardian: Vélo Club Grange cyclists enjoy an obligatory cafe stop on their last outing. Pictured, from left, are Matt Jump, Simon Howells, Derek Heine, Alex Masters and Howard Kelly.

2:20pm Wednesday 12th February 2014

A TEACHER is inspiring a different generation as he ventures out of the classroom and timetables in cycling for his colleagues.

Government minister backs sport in Cheshire and Pedal Power campaign

Northwich Guardian: Maria Miller MP, Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, launches Sport Cheshire’s £40,000 fund to encourage more women and girls to get active.

11:30am Wednesday 29th January 2014

SPORTING opportunities in Cheshire were celebrated with a visit from the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport on Thursday – who also gave a ringing endorsement to the Guardian’s own Pedal Power Campaign.

PEDAL POWER: Police and Sustrans illuminate safe cycling

Northwich Guardian: PCSOs Andy Taylor and Mark Howard with Sarah Daimond, from Sustrans, offer cycling safety goodies and advice to Georgina Burke, 10, from Hartford Manor Community Primary School.

7:30am Tuesday 28th January 2014

YOUNG cyclists have been sticking torches to their bikes in a bid to be visible at night.

PEDAL POWER: Great success for Breeze in Cheshire

Northwich Guardian: Natalie Justice

12:00pm Monday 20th January 2014

ANOTHER big year for cycling is coming up for the women riders of Cheshire.

Pedal Power Festival is coming to Northwich

Northwich Guardian: Supporters of the Pedal Power Festival launch the event in Northwich town centre.

7:30am Wednesday 15th January 2014

THE Pedal Power campaign is delighted to announce that a cycling festival will be held in Northwich town centre this year.

PEDAL POWER: Jacob's track triumph

Northwich Guardian: Jacob Booth, fresh from his success at Revolution.

7:30am Friday 10th January 2014

A TEENAGER from Middlewich is celebrating national success in front of thousands of people after competing in the Revolution Series at Manchester Velodrome.

Cycling boom boosts charities

4:35pm Thursday 9th January 2014

A BOOM in cycling this year has proved to be good for communities and charities as well as individuals.

Boom in cycling leads to store creating women’s section

4:34pm Thursday 9th January 2014

A BOOM in cycling has led to a new section for women’s cycle wear at Rosebank Intersports.

Changes could make town centre safer for cyclists

4:34pm Thursday 9th January 2014

CLEAR routes, genuine consultation and a change of speed limit would all make Northwich’s gyratory a safer place for cyclists, according to a town centre sports specialist.

Let’s break down the barriers together

Northwich Guardian: GET IN GEAR: Keen cyclists are wanted to raise funds for Prostate Cancer UK

3:54pm Thursday 9th January 2014

GROUPS of cyclists can often bear the brunt of hostility from motorists.

Police move on complaints about cyclists

3:53pm Thursday 9th January 2014

POLICE have launched a campaign to reduce anti-social cycling.

Thousands raised by Get On Your Bike

7:30am Tuesday 24th December 2013

A BOOM in cycling this year has proved to be good for communities and charities as well as individuals.

PEDAL POWER: Police crack down on anti-social cycling

Northwich Guardian: PCSOs Mark Howard and Andy Taylor take to the streets on their police bikes.

3:00pm Tuesday 10th December 2013

POLICE have launched a campaign to reduce anti-social cycling.

Pupil ready for a 50-mile cycle

Northwich Guardian: Pupil ready for a 50-mile cycle

4:05pm Thursday 5th December 2013

CYCLING is almost an essential part of childhood.

Friends use facebook to launch club

2:18pm Friday 29th November 2013

A NEW cycling club is encouraging people of all ages and abilities to enjoy the freedom of life on two wheels.

PEDAL POWER: School takes hands-on approach to get Hartford cycling

Northwich Guardian: Sarah Diamond, from Sustrans, describes the Access to Education project to get more people on their bikes.

11:10am Wednesday 20th November 2013

A SCHOOL is gearing up to become the hub of its campus and the wider cycling community.

Bike business is riding high

Northwich Guardian: The Sports and Outdoors team.

10:16am Friday 15th November 2013

FOR a Norhwich triathlete, making a living out of his favourite sports has happened almost by accident.

Teams pedal hard at charity Cyclothon

Northwich Guardian: Teams pedal hard for charity

10:00am Saturday 9th November 2013

SIX teams endured the sixth annual Cyclothon at a Northwich gym on Sunday.

Comfortable fit is the ket to cycling success

Northwich Guardian: Guardian chief reporter Gina gets measured up on the jig while Dave Hinde talks her through the basic measurements.

3:20pm Thursday 7th November 2013

A BIKE that fits can be the difference between riding it regularly or leaving it to languish in the shed.

Breeze bike ride to take place in Sandiway

Northwich Guardian: Saddle up for National Bike Week in Ealing

11:10am Thursday 7th November 2013

A BREEZE bike ride with a difference will take place in Sandiway on Saturday, November 9.

Children cycle their way to five-a-day

Northwich Guardian: Sebastian Warburton gets pedalling at Charles Darwin Primary School, ably assisted by Sarah Diamond, from Sustrans, and friends Elijah Harris, Harvey Fairfield, Harrison Morcroft and Jack McKee

2:25pm Monday 7th October 2013

SCHOOLCHILDREN have been enjoying a refreshing twist to their daily cycle at a Castle primary school.

Pedal Power: Cyclists raise hundreds of pounds for guide dogs

Northwich Guardian: The mass of cyclists pose for a picture with the guide dogs.

2:20pm Tuesday 1st October 2013

MORE than 70 cyclists raised hundreds of pounds with a bike ride through the Cheshire countryside in the sunshine on Sunday.

Cheshire charity cycle planned for Sunday

Northwich Guardian: The cyclists when they arrived at the ice cream farm last year.

10:10am Wednesday 25th September 2013

NOW autumn and winter are fast creeping up on us you may think cycling opportunities are on the wane.

Pedal Power: Dave is a cycling expert by design

Northwich Guardian: Dave Hinde in his Manchester Road shop

7:30am Thursday 12th September 2013

AS the Pedal Power campaign continues to inspire Guardian readers we interview one of Northwich’s notable cyclists and champion of road racing.

Pedal Power: Cycle to Work Day 2013

Northwich Guardian: Tell us about your cycle to work next Thursday and we'll send you a Team GB bottle.

3:00pm Thursday 5th September 2013

ENERGETIC staff at a fast food restaurant will be getting on their bikes and supporting national cycle to work day next week.

Pedal Power joins the Get Britain Cycling debate

Northwich Guardian: Graham Evans MP with Chris Boardman, Olympic gold medallist and British Cycling’s policy advisor.

5:01pm Tuesday 3rd September 2013

THE Pedal Power campaign has been held up as a shining example in a Parliamentary debate on how to Get Britain Cycling.

‘Need to think bike in all road design’

Northwich Guardian: Graham Evans MP enjoys a spot of cycling with Tom, 10, George, 16, and Sophie, six

12:31pm Friday 30th August 2013

BRITAIN needs to think bike at every level of road design and maintenance to encourage more people to cycle, according to a Cheshire MP.

Northwich Guardian: Has Northwich got Pedal Power?


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