A new one night only bike event is coming to London called Velonotte. It has already been a huge success in Moscow, St. Petersburg, New York and Rome with some of the events drawing up to 5,000 riders.
The event will provide an opening to the London Festival of Architectureand will be held on the 23rd of June.
The ride will set off at 11.30pm from St. Pauls Cathedral and head off towards Spitalfeilds, Poplar and Newham taking in interesting sights along the way. It will be guided by cultural historians including Peter Ackroyd, Richard Rogers, Ricky Burdett, Peter Murray and David Adjaye.
At the end of the ride they’ll be a 20 piece orchestra greeting the dawn as riders arrive at Canary Wharf.
The guides will narrate the tour via the radio, Resonance FM 104,4 FM. To attend you need to register on the site below and bring a bike along with a radio headset to tune in along the way to short talks at particular locations, soundscapes and music.
For registration: www.Velonotte.org
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