World Naked Bike Ride

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 8TH JUNE 2013

ADDRESS
Regent's Park, Inner Circle, Hyde Park, London NW1 4NR 
 
SITE
www.worldnakedbikeride.org/uk
 
Dates:
8th June 2013
 
OPENING TIMES
From 12.30pm, varies according to starting point.
 

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World Naked Bike Ride There's a good reason why professional cyclists wear Lycra: to hold their privates in the right place so as to avoid unnecessary (not to mention painful) chaffing (or entrapment) with the saddle. For naturists and exhibitionists who are prepared to risk getting all tangled up when pedalling on two wheels, the World Naked Bike Ride is just the job. Last year more than 1,000 people took off their clothes and rode around the capital nude to raise awareness of the need for more tolerance of bicycles on the roads of the city. Part of a unified world event, the London Naked Bike Ride, now in its eighth year, does make exemptions for those a bit too shy to reveal all, with a "go as bare as you dare" policy implemented above a stringent cry for nakedness. Part of Love London and Team Great Britain Bike Week, the actual ride is easy and relaxed, with participants often decorating their torsos with body paint and bikes with environmental protests against oil dependency and car culture. There are five events to choose from, each with an individual start point, and all routes eventually merge together to conclude at WellingtonArch at roughly 5.30pm. Simultaneous rides in the UK will take place in Brighton, Bristol, Cardiff, Edinburgh, Sheffield, Manchester, York and Southampton.

 

About Regent's Park

Regent's Park is a huge, thriving green expanse in the heart of the capital consisting of two circular areas (an Inner and Outer Circle). At one-time a hunting ground for the ever-ebullient Henry VIII, the Prince Regent (later King George IV) commissioned royal architect John Nash to transform the land in the early 19th century. More about Regent's Park

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Underground Stations

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Regent's Park Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Camden Road Overground Station
 
21 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
 
Euro Car Parks
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Regent's Park,   Inner Circle      NW1 4NR
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Taste of LondonTaste of LondonTaste of London Direct your rumbling stomach to Regent's Park for four days of al fresco gluttony as over forty of London's best restaurants, including a flurry of Michelin stars, show off their culinary handiwork. Work your way through a range of miniature speciality dishes - bought with the event's currency, 'crowns' - hot off the plates from upmarket places l19th June 2014Friday 20th June 2014 Where:
Regent's Park,   Inner Circle      NW1 4NR
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event > Foodie Events
DATES  Thursday 19th and Friday 20th June 2014
VENUE  Regent's Park 
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Regent's Park,   Inner Circle      NW1 4NR
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event > Exhibitions
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VENUE  Regent's Park 
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Exhibitions | Until 10th May 2014 

Royal College Of Physicians Of London Heritage Centre 6 minutes walk from Regent's Park

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Concerts | Until 19th April 2014 

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RIBA Gallery 11 minutes walk from Regent's Park

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