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Media archive:

BBC News, Freedom Through Bike Lessons, 4 Dec 2019

BBC 4Dec19

The Guardian UK, ‘It gave me hope’ New Zealand charity gives refugees bikes and teaches them to ride, 1 Sept 2019

Guardian 1Sep19

RNZ, ReBicycle EkeRua charity helps refugee women learn cycle skills, 23 Aug 2019

RNZ 23Aug19

Cook Strait News (shortly before it was shut down), “Newtown Festival, Out & About” 7 March 2019

Our Bike Rodeo being enjoyed by Riddhi at Newtown Fair Day

Daily Encourager, “Pedal Power fills empty petrol station”, 17 April 2018

Smart Cities Cycle, August 2017

WCC 81017, “Bike Love for Newtown”, 10 August 2017

Hutt News, “Big Smile for New Bike”, April 13th, 2017

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This Way Up (Radio NZ) “Learning to Ride a Bike”, 15th April 2017


Cook Strait News, “Newtown Bike Rodeo takes off”, 30th March 2017

CSN 300317

Capital Day (DomPost), 2nd February 2017


B-Side Stories, 8th November 2016

Capital Day (DomPost), 1st October 2016


Newstalk ZB, 6th September 2016
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