Cycling in cities

Three people holding ipad showing cycle map

Mayor Micheala Boyle at launch of a new online cycle and greenways map with Emma Hagger Sustrans Active Travel Officer and Mike Savage Greenways Development Officer, DCSDC

Krysten Maier, Sustrans Active Travel Officer with new bikes at Ebrington Square, L'Derry

Cycling in Derry~Londonderry got a double boost with two new resources launched in Bike Week (8-16 June). A new online map was launched by Derry and Strabane District Council (DCSDC) which marks out...
12 June 2019
Two children posing with their bikes

In Wandsworth, we worked with Granard School on creating a Play Street event for the children and their families

We’ve been working in partnership with the London Borough of Wandsworth and Granard Primary School to transform the road outside the school into the borough’s first ever Play Street, making it safer...
12 June 2019
Photo shows broadcaster Angellica Bell with pupils from St Richard Reynolds School at the start of Big Pedal

It was great to have the support of TV and radio broadcaster, Angellica Bell, at the launch of this year's Big Pedal with pupils from St Richard Reynolds School in Richmond.

Angellica Bell with pupils from Wormholt Primary School in west London

Angellica Bell was at Wormholt Primary School in west London for this year's Big Pedal as thousands of children walked, cycled or scooted to school.

Children enjoying the freedom of playing in the traffic-free street outside their school

We loved seeing children and parents at St Richard Reynolds school, Richmond, enjoying the freedom to play, cycle, walk and scoot on their traffic-free school street for the Big Pedal.

It’s been a fantastic Big Pedal year with a record-breaking number of schools taking part in our annual challenge. It was great to see so many families ditching the car and getting to schools under...
29 May 2019

We were delighted to have supported London Borough of Brent - winners of the walking and cycling category for "Cycling and Walking in Brent; meeting the challenge".

Riders on bridge opened by Sustrans on NCN

At the opening of the Missing Link on the Thames Path at Greenwich. We are proud to have helped make this happen.

We were highly commended in the Sustainable Transport category for our work with Royal Borough of Greenwich. We really enjoyed our work supporting a butcher to deliver with an e-cargo bike

We were thrilled to see three projects we have worked on with the London Borough of Brent and the Royal Borough of Greenwich recognised at the London Transport Awards in March. Congratulations to...
22 May 2019
A young girl on a bike during Cardiff's traffic free day
A stall in the street during traffic-free day in Cardiff
A family pose for a photo in the street during traffic free day in Cardiff
Two people pose for photos with a signs during traffic free day
People posing for a photo by some stall during the traffic free day in cardiff
Travelling in an environment with no congestion or air pollution may seem like a far-fetched desire but Cardiff's Car Free Day is proof that it doesn’t have to be. Cardiff’s Car Free Day, which took...
17 May 2019
A cargo bike loaded up with boxes from the sustrans london office move

Office move by cargo bike with Pedal Me

Sustrans staff loading the cargo bike with a printer

We even moved the printer by cargo bike!

We have moved our London offices across the capital from Farringdon to Tower Hamlets by electric cargo bikes, in an exciting step for us as we focus on our 2019 goals, including an overhaul of the...
8 May 2019