Waltham Forest


Waltham Forest Council is working to make the borough a more cycle-friendly place. Cycling is a great way to travel around the Borough and the network of cycle routes is growing each year. The Council is offering support to those who want to travel by bike. Our services are available to those who live, work or study in Waltham Forest and we encourage anyone who is eligible to take advantage of them.

All our cycle training follows the national standards which include Level 1 (practising skills in an off-road environment to develop control), Level 2 (on minor, quiet roads) and Level 3 (complex road situations).

We currently offer the following services:

  • FREE 1 to 1 Cycle Skills sessions. Whether you're a first time rider or a regular cyclist looking to improve your skills, your instructor will tailor the session to suit your individual abilities and goals. Choose from: Basic Cycle Skills Book now or read more... Urban Cycle Skills Book now or read more... Advanced Cycle Skills Book now or read more...
  • FREE Family Cycle Skills. Gain confidence and learn skills to cycle as a family. Your instructor will tailor the session to your requirements. Book now or read more...
  • FREE Schools Cycle Training. For schools who wish to book a course or for more information, select from one of the following levels: Level 1, Level 1 & 2 or Level 3
  • FREE Group Cycle Training during the school holidays. See the courses currently available under Upcoming Events or for more information see Adult Group Cycle Training and Children's Group Cycle Training.
  • FREE Dr Bike Sessions where an experienced mechanic will check your bike is in good order. They’ll make minor adjustments there and then and advise you on any more complex fixes you may need. Please see the What's On page of the Waltham Forest website for dates and locations, or if you’d like to arrange a session for your organisation please contact us.

We also offer Safe Urban Driving courses for professional drivers. Please see the table below for courses currently available.

For more information about cycling in Waltham Forest visit the Council website.

Upcoming Events


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Course
Date
Location
Bookable
Dates & Times Course Location Price Booking
Wed 15th August 2018 Wed 15th August 2018

9:00AM

Child Group Cycle Training

Complete beginners (4-9) primer group training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Lloyd Park Lloyd Park Free Fully Booked Fully Booked
Wed 15th August 2018 Wed 15th August 2018

11:00AM

Child Group Cycle Training

Complete beginners (4-9) primer group training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Lloyd Park Lloyd Park Free Fully Booked Fully Booked
Wed 15th August 2018 Wed 15th August 2018

1:30PM

Child Group Cycle Training

Children (6-9) off road group training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Lloyd Park Lloyd Park Free Fully Booked Fully Booked
Thu 16th August 2018 Thu 16th August 2018

9:00AM

Child Group Cycle Training

Complete beginners (4-9) primer group training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Lloyd Park Lloyd Park Free Fully Booked Fully Booked
Thu 16th August 2018 Thu 16th August 2018

11:00AM

Child Group Cycle Training

Complete beginners (4-9) primer group training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Lloyd Park Lloyd Park Free Fully Booked Fully Booked
Thu 16th August 2018 Thu 16th August 2018

1:30PM

Child Group Cycle Training

Children (6-9) off road group training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Lloyd Park Lloyd Park Free Places Available Details
Fri 17th August 2018 Fri 17th August 2018

9:00AM

Child Group Cycle Training

Complete beginners (4-9) primer group training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Lloyd Park Lloyd Park Free Fully Booked Fully Booked
Fri 17th August 2018 Fri 17th August 2018

11:00AM

Child Group Cycle Training

Complete beginners (4-9) primer group training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Lloyd Park Lloyd Park Free Fully Booked Fully Booked
Fri 17th August 2018 Fri 17th August 2018

1:30PM

Child Group Cycle Training

Children (6-9) off road group training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Lloyd Park Lloyd Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 18th August 2018 Sat 18th August 2018

10:00AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Group Cycle Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Fully Booked Fully Booked
Thu 23rd August 2018 Thu 23rd August 2018

10:00AM

Dr Bike Session

Dr Bike Session

Thorpe Coombe Hospital Thorpe Coombe Hospital Free Fully Booked Not Required
Sat 25th August 2018 Sat 25th August 2018

10:00AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Group Cycle Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Tue 28th August 2018 Tue 28th August 2018

9:00AM

Child Group Cycle Training

Complete beginners (4-9) primer group training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Ridgeway Park Ridgeway Park Free Fully Booked Fully Booked
Tue 28th August 2018 Tue 28th August 2018

11:00AM

Child Group Cycle Training

Complete beginners (4-9) primer group training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Ridgeway Park Ridgeway Park Free Fully Booked Fully Booked
Tue 28th August 2018 Tue 28th August 2018 - Fri 31st August 2018

1:30PM

Child Group Cycle Training

Children (9+) on road group training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Ridgeway Park Ridgeway Park Free Fully Booked Fully Booked
Wed 29th August 2018 Wed 29th August 2018

9:00AM

Child Group Cycle Training

Complete beginners (4-9) primer group training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Ridgeway Park Ridgeway Park Free Fully Booked Fully Booked
Wed 29th August 2018 Wed 29th August 2018

11:00AM

Child Group Cycle Training

Complete beginners (4-9) primer group training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Ridgeway Park Ridgeway Park Free Fully Booked Fully Booked
Thu 30th August 2018 Thu 30th August 2018

9:00AM

Child Group Cycle Training

Complete beginners (4-9) primer group training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Ridgeway Park Ridgeway Park Free Fully Booked Fully Booked
Thu 30th August 2018 Thu 30th August 2018

11:00AM

Child Group Cycle Training

Complete beginners (4-9) primer group training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Ridgeway Park Ridgeway Park Free Fully Booked Fully Booked
Fri 31st August 2018 Fri 31st August 2018

9:00AM

Child Group Cycle Training

Complete beginners (4-9) primer group training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Ridgeway Park Ridgeway Park Free Fully Booked Fully Booked
Fri 31st August 2018 Fri 31st August 2018

11:00AM

Child Group Cycle Training

Complete beginners (4-9) primer group training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Ridgeway Park Ridgeway Park Free Fully Booked Fully Booked
Sat 1st September 2018 Sat 1st September 2018

10:00AM

Dr Bike Session

Dr Bike Session

Walthamstow Town Hall Walthamstow Town Hall Free Fully Booked Not Required
Sat 1st September 2018 Sat 1st September 2018

10:00AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Group Cycle Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sun 2nd September 2018 Sun 2nd September 2018

12:00PM

Dr Bike Session

Dr Bike Session

Church Lane 5-a-side court Church Lane 5-a-side court Free Fully Booked Not Required
Thu 6th September 2018 Thu 6th September 2018

10:00AM

Dr Bike Session

Dr Bike Session

Waltham Forest Borough Council: Low Hall, E10 7AS Waltham Forest Borough Council: Low Hall, E10 7AS Free Fully Booked Not Required
Sat 8th September 2018 Sat 8th September 2018

10:00AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Group Cycle Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 15th September 2018 Sat 15th September 2018

10:00AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Group Cycle Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 15th September 2018 Sat 15th September 2018

11:00AM

Dr Bike Session

Dr Bike Session

Leytonstone Repair Café at St John’s Church Hall Leytonstone Repair Café at St John’s Church Hall Free Fully Booked Not Required
Sat 22nd September 2018 Sat 22nd September 2018

10:00AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Group Cycle Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 29th September 2018 Sat 29th September 2018

10:00AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Group Cycle Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 6th October 2018 Sat 6th October 2018

10:00AM

Dr Bike Session

Dr Bike Session

Wood Street Co-op/Post Office Wood Street Co-op/Post Office Free Fully Booked Not Required
Sat 6th October 2018 Sat 6th October 2018

10:00AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Group Cycle Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 13th October 2018 Sat 13th October 2018

10:00AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Group Cycle Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 20th October 2018 Sat 20th October 2018

10:00AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Group Cycle Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 20th October 2018 Sat 20th October 2018

11:00AM

Bicycle Maintenance Classes

Bicycle Maintenance Classes

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leytonstone Repair Café at St John’s Church Hall Leytonstone Repair Café at St John’s Church Hall Free Fully Booked Fully Booked
Sat 27th October 2018 Sat 27th October 2018

10:00AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Group Cycle Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 3rd November 2018 Sat 3rd November 2018

10:00AM

Dr Bike Session

Dr Bike Session

Highams Park, Larkshall Road and Signal Walk Jnct Highams Park, Larkshall Road and Signal Walk Jnct Free Fully Booked Not Required
Sat 3rd November 2018 Sat 3rd November 2018

10:00AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Group Cycle Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 10th November 2018 Sat 10th November 2018

10:00AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Group Cycle Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details