Give it a Spin - Live!@New Scene, Chester

Give it a Spin - Live!@ New Scene, Chester offers inclusive cycling outdoors at the Live! New Scene Youthcentre. The centre provides people of all abilities with the chance to enjoy cycling in a supportive, safe and comfortable setting, and they have a wide range of adapted and regular bikes available to choose from. The CTC guide to adapted cycles, provides some useful information about the types of cycles they offer.

Activities Available at the Centre

  • Sessions run outdoors, in a safe park environment on smooth tracks and pathways.
  • They welcome children of all ages and young people to take part in inclusive cycling. 
  • Trained staff and volunteers offer assistance at all sessions.
  • The centre has a wide range of adapted bikes to choose from.
  • Riders are free to try out any of the centres adapted bikes and swap over during the session.
  • They would like to run additional sessions. If you know other individuals or groups who might benefit from using their adapted bikes, please send them an email or speak to a member of staff at New Scene Centre Live!

 

Want to know more about who inclusive cycle centres cater for? Check out CTC's What is inclusive cycling? or contact us (see contact details above)

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Volunteer Opportunities

Want to help? There are various ways in which you could volunteer.

  • Administration
  • Marketing
  • Fundraising
  • Event support 
  • Sessional helpers
  • Cycle maintenance
  • Community group 

About the Centre

The centre is affiliated to CTC and operates under the Give it a Spin project through Live! Cheshire. Live! Cheshire was established in 1993 as a partnership between Barnardo’s and the then Cheshire County Council Youth Service. In 2002 Live! Cheshire gained charity status and started to develop its clubs and services.

Today, Live! Cheshire run a variety of projects and clubs for all children and young people plus regular activity programmes during school holidays and events around Cheshire throughout the year. The focus is on providing safe and comfortable environments where kids can have fun and do things like dancing, cooking, arts and crafts, music and learning social skills. 

Live! Cheshire are a community-based registered charity and are supported by a community support group, Friends of Give it a Spin (FoGiaS). FoGivaS includes friends from the local area, CTC members, Sustrans rangers, local campaign group members, all-inclusive participants and members staff.

Their Development Action Plan is available and overseen by Live! Cheshire and FoGiaS.     

Case Studies

Neil’s story – an award winning volunteer 19 Jan 15
Volunteer, Neil, at the inclusive cycling centre
Neil has been volunteering at Give it a Spin Live!@New Scene in Cheshire for many years and feels that helping at the centre has helped to boost his confidence and to keep him physically active.

Contact Details

Group contact details

Mike Jones
Phone Number: 01244 320 479
Send this group an email
Visit Give it a Spin - Live!@New Scene, Chester website

Please contact staff at Live! Cheshire to book a session.

 

Opening Times

Open: All year

Sessions:
Mondays - 10am til 12pm, 1 til 3pm

  

Cost

£3.00 per session 

Location

Give it a Spin - Live! @New Scene Youthcentre
Newton Lane
Cheshire
CH2 2HH 

By Bike: on NCN route 5 
By Bus: 21, 53
By Road: near A56, A41, A55
By Rail: Chester

 

 

 

Facilities

Cafe
Refreshments
Club Room
Toilets
Parking

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  • President: Jon Snow
  • Chief Executive: Paul Tuohy
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