Community Active Travel Programme

Wildflowers and women's walking group

Ballybeen Women's Centre walking group, in Moat Park in Dundonald.

Men on red bikes

Wise Men of the East Men's Shed based in Connswater Shopping Centre Belfast.

Gazebo, flags and people

Information Stall at CS Lewis Square for Eastside Arts Festival (Belfast).

Women walking and a wheelchair

Ballybeen Women's Centre walking group, weekly walk.

Group of people in park

Parents from Donegall Pass Community in Belfast taking part in a Healthy Cities Walkability Assessment of the school run.

Group of women

Ballybeen Women's Centre walking group, at Billy Neil Playing Field seats.

Our Community Active Travel Programme is about encouraging people across Belfast to walk and cycle more as part of everyday life. Over the next three years, we will work in partnership with communities from 12 Council wards across the city.

The programme is funded by the Public Health Agency and together with partner communities, we will plan activities which will both encourage and enable all kinds of people to become more healthy and happy citizens.

In our first year, we will be working with community groups from Ballybeen, Inner East Belfast, Inner South Belfast (Donegall Pass and Lower Ormeau).

Our team of Active Travel Officers will work with you to plan and deliver activities such as:

Contact the team to find out more 

Download Community Active Travel Programme leaflet (177KB)