BikeFest

Heathrow cyclists

Join us at CycleFest to celebrate everything cycling and to inspire colleagues to change their commute. Available to all Colleagues who work at Heathrow.

Calendar of events

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Tuesday 15 August

Compass Centre - West Block Entrance

17:00 – 21:00

  • Get Cycling Roadshow: Want to start cycling? Come and chat with experts from the leading cycle charity Sustrans.
  • Exchanging Places HGV session: Sit in the cab of a Police HGV and get a view from the driver’s seat and learn tips on how to cycle safely around these vehicles.
  • Smoothie Bike: Make a free, delicious and healthy smoothie on our specially adapted bike!
  • Bike Demonstration Session: Ever wanted to ride an electric bike? Come and try one out with our cycle to work scheme providers Green Commute Initiative.
  • Cycle Skills Sessions: Sharpen those bike handling skills with expert cycling instructors and try out our cycling obstacle course.
  • Dr Bike & Bike Marking: Get your bike checked over by Matt and Alfie of Runway Cycling, Heathrow’s Cycle Shop and have your bike security marked by the MET Police and added to the national database.

Heathrow Academy - The Cycle Hub

18:00 – 21:00

  • Social Bike Rides: Join the Heathrow Cycling Club for their regular Tuesday night ride starting at 17:00 at the West end of the Compass Centre - Look up Heathrow Cycle Club on Facebook or email Paul Fox at paulrenard.maison@btinternet.com for more information.
  • Or Join Heathrow Cyclists for their road ride to Windsor Great Park and a pub before riding back to the Cycle Hub starting at 18:00 - Look up Heathrow Cyclists on Strava for more information.

Wednesday 16 August

Heathrow Terminal Four - The Cycle Parking

Time: 11.00 – 14:00

  • Get cycling roadshow:Want to start cycling? Come and chat with experts from the leading cycle charity Sustrans.
  • Smoothie Bike: Make a free, delicious and healthy smoothie on our specially adapted bike!
  • Dr Bike & Bike Marking: Get your bike checked over by Matt and Alfie of Runway Cycling, Heathrow’s Cycle Shop and have your bike security marked by the MET Police and added to the national database.

Heathrow Academy - The Cycle Hub

18:00 – 20:30

  • Bike Maintenance Session: Join Matt and Alfie for an evening class learning how to keep your bike in working condition and how to fix common problems on your bike. Please email HCP@sustrans.org.uk to book a place this course

Thursday 17 August

Various starting points

  • Led Rides: Ever wanted to ride to work but not sure which way to go? We have led rides coming from Hounslow, Southall, Hayes and Feltham with qualified cycle instructors who will show you routes into the airport.

Contact hcp@sustrans.org.uk to find out more information and book your place on a ride.

Friday 18 August

Wallis British Airways, Waterside, front of reception

11.00 – 14:00

  • Get Cycling Roadshow: Want to start cycling? Come and chat with experts from the leading cycle charity Sustrans.
  • Smoothie Bike: Make a free, delicious and healthy smoothie on our specially adapted bike!
  • Dr Bike & Bike Marking: Get your bike checked over by Matt and Alfie of Runway Cycling, Heathrow’s Cycle Shop and have your bike security marked by the MET Police and added to the national database.

Monday 21 August

Heathrow Terminal Five - The Cycle Parking, Wallis Road

11.00 – 14:00

  • Get Cycling Roadshow: Want to start cycling? Come and chat with experts from the leading cycle charity Sustrans.
  • Smoothie Bike: Make a free, delicious and healthy smoothie on our specially adapted bike!
  • Dr Bike & Bike Marking: Get your bike checked over by Matt and Alfie of Runway Cycling, Heathrow’s Cycle Shop and have your bike security marked by the MET Police and added to the national database.

Contact us

For any enquiries, contact the team at:

hcp@sustrans.org.uk