Make plans to join an architecture ride

Last year's Architecture Rides were rounded off in November with an absorbing tour of War Memorials, from the very obscure to the very grand, led by Marion Houghton. Here are the rides we have arranged so far for this year: Saturday 18 March - Croydon, ancient, modern, in between.Saturday 29 April – Hotels, especially those … Continue reading Make plans to join an architecture ride

Our next Architecture Ride: War Memorials

Venture in to Southwark with us on Saturday 19 November for our next Architecture Ride, on the subject of War Memorials.There are over 100,000 war memorials in the UK, about 3,500 of these are in London and over 300 are in Southwark alone.In this remembrance month of November we will explore a very small selection … Continue reading Our next Architecture Ride: War Memorials

High Tech architecture – join us for a ride

Our next architecture ride will be on Saturday 29 October. Our next architecture ride - we may see some tall buildings. We will look at British High Tech architecture in Inner London. The style is sometimes called Structural Expressionism and is found in railway stations, commercial buildings, and housing. We will see the Gherkin, the … Continue reading High Tech architecture – join us for a ride

First class architecture ride

Architecture rides are always elegantly designedLambeth Cyclists finally have their monthly architecture rides licked. Our next ride, this Saturday 1 October, will be a truly first class experience as we explore the architecture of Royal Mail and the postal office. We'll be pushing the envelope as we tour Lambeth. We'll meet at 2pm on Garrads … Continue reading First class architecture ride

Make concrete plans to join our next architecture ride

The next Lambeth Cyclists Architecture ride will be on Saturday 27 August.Concrete OneTrellick TowerConcrete is one of the most widely-used building materials, but it is often associated with the architecture of the 1960s, and in particular the style known as brutalism, from the French béton brut, raw concrete. Come and join us for a tour … Continue reading Make concrete plans to join our next architecture ride

Come on our easy-going cycle ride looking at the London architecture of mental health this Saturday departs Bow 10:45am

We hope you can join us this Saturday, 25 June 2016, for our latest easy-going ride around the London cityscape. On Saturday we will be looking at the architecture of mental health.How we 'treat' people with mental health problems has varied over the years from medical approaches where patients were locked up away from society … Continue reading Come on our easy-going cycle ride looking at the London architecture of mental health this Saturday departs Bow 10:45am

Lambeth Cyclists Architecture Ride 25 June 2016: Architecture of mental health

We hope you can join us this Saturday, 25 June 2016, for our latest easy-going ride around the London cityscape. On Saturday we will be looking at the architecture of mental health.How we 'treat' people with mental health problems has varied over the years from medical approaches where patients were locked up away from society … Continue reading Lambeth Cyclists Architecture Ride 25 June 2016: Architecture of mental health

Join us for a cycle around some of London’s plushest streets this Sunday

We hope you can join us this Sunday, 22 May 2016, for our latest easy-going ride around the London cityscape.On this ride we will be looking at the 'Premier Streets' of London - some of the the most desirable, opulent and expensive streets in the county.The Monopoly Board for London ranks Mayfair and Park Lane … Continue reading Join us for a cycle around some of London’s plushest streets this Sunday