This event has been organised by Yorkshire CND
Join them for a bike ride from Harrogate up to Menwith Hill for the annual 4th July “Independence from America” demonstration. They will be gathering in Harrogate at 2pm immediately outside the train station, aiming to leave at 2:30.
The bike ride is around 8.5 miles of steady uphill cycling on roads, and they expect it will take around an hour. Bring a hi vis jacket, helmet, lights, water, appropriate clothes for the weather some food and snacks.
The demonstration is due to begin at 4pm and finish at 8pm. Cyclists will make a plan to leave en masse in time to train journeys home on the day, but likely around 7:30pm.
If you intend to join them, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject “Bike ride to Menwith Hill”.
This is a Yorkshire CND event
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