Contract Summary

  • Published Date: 2 October 2020

  • Tender Status: active

  • Tender Opening Date: 2 October 2020

  • Tender Closing Date: 19 October 2020

  • Award Date: n/a

  • Contract Start Date: n/a

  • Contract End Date: n/a

  • Contract is suitable for SMEs: Yes

  • Contract is suitable for VCSEs: Yes

  • Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU) Contract Type: Services

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Description

Cornwall Council are currently developing plans for the Cornwall Cycle Hub with British Cycling and Sport England. It will provide a safe environment for people of any age and ability to learn and develop bike handling skills and inspire a new generation of cyclists.

The Hub is being developed on Cornwall Council owned land, Cornwall Council are supporting British Cycling to develop this project. The concept design has been the subject of consultation with local schools, cycling clubs and community groups for their view of the plans.

Link to the consultation document:

https://cornwalltourofbritain.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/Cornwall-Cycle-Hub-Consultation-Document.pdf

In the concept design, the Cycling Hub consists of -

• Closed road circuit which will be around 1.75km

• MTB and Cyclocross Tracks

• BMX racing track

• Pump track

• Fitness trail

• Grass track cycling area

• Learn to ride area

• Covered bike training area

• A building which will include a café, changing facilities, learning areas etc.

All design must be done in keeping with cycling facility design best practice and Design Guidance Notes issued by British Cycling.

About the Buyer

Contact name: Stuart Hinde

Address: County Hall Treyew Road
Truro
TR1 3AY
England

Telephone: +44 7483128356

Fax: n/a

Email: Stuart.Hinde@cornwall.gov.uk

Value of Contract

Price Range: £70,000