Liveable cities

Dumfires based community group receives £1000 grant

DG1 Neighbours Community Group after being awarded a £1000 grant from Sustrans.

A Dumfries community group, formed as part of a Neighbourhood Street Design Project to improve an area in the Victorian quarter of the town, has celebrated their official status as a constituted...
11 December 2017
Cyclists on Quietway in London

The funding is part of the new multi-million pound programme that the Mayor of London and TfL established to transform neighbourhoods across the capital

Sustrans worked closely with Deptford Folk, Lewisham Council and local residents to develop the winning bid

Sustrans have helped Lewisham Council win funding from Transport for London’s £114 million Liveable Neighbourhood programme. The funding will help Lewisham Council develop a detailed proposal that...
5 December 2017
People cycle past a construction site in London
The new draft London plan has a bold new vision to encourage Londoners to use their cars less and walk and cycle more. Following work by Sustrans to influence the new plan, developers and councils...
29 November 2017
Seating at Dunblane station bridge

Large planters introduce greenery and seating to Dunblane station bridge

Sustrans Scotland and Stirling Council have been recognised for their work in Dunblane alongside representatives of local community groups at the 2017 Cycle-Rail Awards, after the Stirling Road...
27 November 2017
Cyclist beside busy road

Be safe, be seen and slow your speed. Message to all road users as Christmas congestion increases.

The dark days, Christmas shopping frenzy and additional delivery vehicles on our roads are a recipe for increased danger. We have joined forces with the Freight Transport Association (FTA) in Road...
23 November 2017
Sustrans have welcomed the opportunity to examine the latest developments to the designs for Picardy Place, Edinburgh. We understand that the City of Edinburgh Council is bound by Growth Accelerator...
23 November 2017
Women cycling in Bristol Bike Life
In the UK’s biggest assessment on cycling in cities, three out of four people in Bristol (77%) want more protected bike routes built to make cycling safer, even when this could mean less space for...
14 November 2017