Re~Cycle, the charity that ships used bicycles to Africa (http://www.re-cycle.org), is again the chosen charity of the Bicycle Film Festival's London event (17 around the world).- Volunteers needed to help Re~Cycle run the valet bicycle parking and sell raffle tickets- Buy some raffle tickets for a great bike- Come and see some great films (from £7.50)WHEN: Wednesday 1st October to Saturday 4thWHERE: The Barbican Cinema, Silk Street, London EC2Y 8DS.
HELP NEEDED PLEASE:
* People to help run the valet bicycle parking* People to sell raffle tickets for posh bike* If you can get some friends to fill a time slot with you (say 3 or 4 people), it would be easier to organise (thanks!)* Individuals are VERY welcome!* Cycle Surgery will be organising + bringing all the equipment + supplying t-shirts to wearTimes + days (volunteer slots from Rita, below):Wed Oct 1 - 8PM-12AMThurs Oct 2 - 6:30PM- 11PMFri Oct 3 - 6:15- 12AMSat Oct 4 - 1:45PM- 12AMThere is also Bicycle Polo on Sunday and an after party.VOLUNTEERS GET:- Free tickets to films- A generous 20% discount at Cycle Surgery shops, everything in store (bikes, clothing & accessories etc etc)I'm Very Grateful that the splendid Rita is coordinating the volunteers, so please contact her directly:Rita Solanke <firstname.lastname@example.org>RAFFLE - will be online in the next couple of days:Prize bike it's a £799 worth of bike, a Wilier Pista singlespeed commuting/courier/track bike.Winner can choose the size£2 for 1 ticket
£5 for 3 tickets
£10 for 7 tickets£20 for 15 ticketsPRESS:Please forward - thank you.CheersMerlin Matthews 0797 073 1530Founder ~ Re~Cycle ~ Bicycle Aid for Africahttp://www.re-cycle.org - AOL + Netscape award winning web site PLEASE DONATE, on or off-line"Take an unwanted bike lying in the UK, ship it to a country where it's really needed and teach the local people the skills to fix and maintain it."Chair ~ BPEC (Brighton Peace and Environment Centre)http://www.bpec.org ~ Information and education for a fairer, greener world