Events

UPCOMING EVENTS – see also our Facebook page for event details

Saturday 16th December – Santa Toy Run
Meeting 10.15am at Drive Vauxhall – Freemans Common Road LE2 7SL to celebrate their ongoing sponsorship of our group and our first year of service, with coffee and mince pies, before we head off to deliver Christmas presents to the Menphys Centre in Wigston. Do please come down with your families to join us at Drive Vauxhall and share what promises to be a fun day.
For more information, please contact Elaine at events@lrbloodbikes.org.uk

Tuesday 12th December – Biker Down Course
Held at Birstall Fire Station – start time 7.00pm. To book your place, please contact events@lrbloodbikes.org.uk

Saturday 9th December – Asda Fosse Park Fundraising
Pop down to support the team with their day of fundraising!

8th December Group Social Night
An informal get together for group members, friends and family and anyone interested in catching up to find out from some of the group members what we get up to
Meet up from around 6.30pm – 7.00pm at the Gate Hangs Well Syston Leicester LE7 1NH

3rd November Mallory Park Fireworks Event 5pm – 8pm
Fundraising event at the annual fireworks display at Mallory Park. A great opportunity to raise awareness of the Blood Bike Group and support from group members would be much appreciated.

18th October Group Committee Meeting
Please note that the new venue for future meetings will be Birstall Fire Station, Geoff Monk Way, LE4 3BU. Start time 7pm -9pm. Prospective and current members are always welcome to join our meetings and support from within the group is always appreciated.

18th October Group Committee Meeting
Our monthly committee meeting where we review current activities and plans for the future and find solutions to any current challenges. This is an open meeting for group members who would like to “listen in” to current group topics and decisions being discussed.
We review an update on events, finances and operations topics plus a round up of all other group activities.
We also welcome any prospective new members to join us for a chat over a coffee!
Start 7pm – 9pm This meeting will be at a new venue, which will be confirmed nearer the time.

 

13th October – Group Social Night
An informal get together for group members, friends and family and anyone interested in catching up to find out from some of the group members what we get up to
Meet up from around 6.30pm – 7.00pm at the Gate Hangs Well and stay as late as you want to. The lighter evenings are here so makes it easier to show off the bike.

 

30th September – Shepshed Cooperative Fundraising Event 9.00 am start
Do come along and say hello and support the team.

 

Wednesday 17th May  – Group Committee Meeting. Glenfield Parish Centre, 7.00pm – 9.30pm approx

Our monthly committee meeting where we chew over current activities and plans for the future and find solutions to any current challenges. This is an open meeting for group members who would like to “listen in” to current group topics and decisions being discussed.
We review an update on events, finances and operations topics plus a round up of all other group activities.

 

Tuesday 23rd May : Group Annual General Meeting. 7.00pm to 9.30pm
Glenfield Parish Council Offices  Park House, Stamford St, Glenfield, Leicester LE3 8DL

Our group Annual General Meeting covering year to December 31st 2016. A review of group activities, finances and election of committee members for the coming year.
Group members will be receiving invitations and AGM information prior to the meeting.

 


RECENT EVENTS

Saturday 29th April: ABBEY PUMPING STATION FUND RAISING

Some of the team will be at The Abbey Pumping Station to meet the public and take a bike out for people to have a sit on and a picture taken. Add another “selfie” to your collection
Come and say hello to the team and check out what our group is up to

 

 

 

Tuesday 25th April – Supporters Update Meeting,    The Blaby Hotel, Blaby.  7.00pm – 9.30pm approx

An update and review of group activities and an opportunity to meet other members of the group and have a natter.
We’ll give an update on events planned, finances, work with the hospitals plus plans for potential additional support to our hospital teams.
Coming up in May we have our group AGM and we’ll also share plans for that during the evening including committee roles open for people to step forward and offer their time.
Hope to see our supporters at that meeting
https://www.facebook.com/Blabywestfieldhousehotel/

 

 

Wednesday 19th April – Group Committee Meeting. Glenfield Parish Centre, 7.00pm – 9.30pm approx

Our monthly committee meeting where we chew over current activities and plans for the future and find solutions to any current challenges. This is an open meeting for group members who would like to “listen in” to current group topics and decisions being discussed.
We share an update on events, finances and operations topics plus a round up of all other group activities.

 

Friday 14th  – Informal Social Evening at The Gate Hangs Well, Syston

 

An informal get together for group members, friends and family and anyone interested in catching up to find out from some of the group members what we get up to
Meet up from around 6.30pm – 7.00pm and stay as late as you want to. The lighter evenings are here so makes it easier to show off the bike.
Social evening can be with a few and can be with quite a crowd.

You can check details of the venue here    www.thegatehangswellsyston.co.uk

 

 

Friday 14th and Saturday 15th April – Fund Raising at The Great Central Railway, Quorn

 

Our team will be at the Great Central Railway weekend meeting the visitors and sharing with them details about what our group gets up to. We plan to have a couple of the group bikes there, so if you are there, say hello, have a sit on the bike and get a picture
You can find more details about The Great Central Railway at    www.gcrailway.co.uk

 


On Saturday 8th April we will be holding an “Easter Egg” Run with a ride from Colaville to Leicester Royal Infirmary. See below for full details and if any specific questions please email  events@lrbloodbikes.org.uk.

Hope to see some of you on the day.