Charity information

Cycle-r

The purpose of Cycle-R is fourfold:
1) Through the recycling of donated bicycles Cycle-R provide training, qualifications and work experience to long term unemployed and youth groups of varying types with the aim of actually getting them back into work.
2) Cycle-R provide low cost, high quality refurbished bicycles to low income families and persons who may need them.
3) Cycle-R will encourage cycling as a sport in and around Cannock. Including the provision and maintenance of facilities for bicycling in and around Cannock.
4) Cycle-R supports the local ecology by providing recycling facilities for items that would otherwise be scrapped

Founded 2014

  • Mission statement

    Using recycled bicycles and working within an area of high disadvantage (Cannock Chase Locality Evidence 2015), working with long term unemployed, your groups and people with special educational needs to offer training and experience to get back into work.
    The provision of low cost bicycles to those in a disadvantaged situation.
    To promote cycling in and around Cannock Chase, increasing the level of fitness and increasing the interest of cycling as a sport.

  • Aims

    Cycle-r aims to:

    • Through the recycling of donated bicycles Cycle-R provide training, qualifications and work experience to long term unemployed and youth groups of varying types with the aim of actually getting them back into work.
    • Cycle-R provide low cost, high quality refurbished bicycles to low income families and persons who may need them
    • Cycle-R will encourage cycling as a sport in and around Cannock. Including the provision and maintenance of facilities for bicycling in and around Cannock.
    • Cycle-R supports the local ecology by providing recycling facilities for items that would otherwise be scrapped
  • Overview

    Established: February 2014

    Registered Charity Number: 1155932

    Board members: 2

    Full time staff: 3

    Volunteers: 14

    Phone number: 01543523606

    Address: New Hall High Green Court Cannock Staffs WS11 1GR

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