About us

Hub + Spoke Harlow CIC is your not for profit advocate and support for cycling in Harlow.

We are based at Harlow Museum, Muskham Road, CM20 2LF

To find out more about what we do, click here.


 OUR MISSION STATEMENT

We believe that people and the environment matter. 

Our mission is to help inspire local people to improve their quality of life and choose a healthier, greener, and more affordable lifestyle through the bicycle and cycling.


OUR AIMS:

improving health and well-being – by providing regular led bicycle and cycling activities in a safe, sociable, and supported environment;

providing training and education – through cycle training, maintenance courses, workshops, and other activities;

protecting the environment – through the promotion of cycling as a sustainable form of transport, and through recycling used bicycles and parts.


OUR HISTORY

Hub + Spoke first opened its doors in May 2011. Established in partnership with Essex County Council and Harlow District Council. 

Hub + Spoke was set up to promote cycling in and around Harlow, and deliver cycle training and education to the local community. 

Since April 2017 we have not been funded by Essex County Council


A FEW OF OUR ACHIEVEMENTS SINCE MAY 2011 

Over 1,000 led rides in and around Harlow, with participation by people all ages and abilities;

More than 500 bicycles recycled and resold back into the community as low cost transport; 

400 adults and children trained in basic bicycle maintenance;

2 apprentice bicycle mechanics fully trained;

60 local volunteers trained as ride leaders, or in other organisational roles;

1,000’s of local bicycles repaired and maintained.


 

About us