Cycling in cities

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Reimagine your commute this March

people walking and cycling near Holyrood Park, Edinburgh ©2017, Tony Marsh

Would you consider walking, cycling, e-cycling, scooting, skating, public transport, lift sharing or running for your commute to work?

Sustrans Scotland is encouraging people to leave the car behind and reimagine their commute this March by joining the Scottish Workplace Journey Challenge. Workplaces from across the country will...
11 February 2019
20mph street with speed restrictions. image credit Sustrans
This policy position was published by Sustrans in January 2019. Summary The majority of pedestrian and cycling injuries occur in built-up areas as a result of collisions with motor vehicles....
24 January 2019
Photo of older man on a bicycle on Quietway 2 in Dalgarno Gardens, west London. There is a female pedestrian crossing street in the background

Freeing up our roads and making them safer for everyone makes environmental and economic sense

Photo of 2. Young woman on a bike riding on Quietway 2 on Westway, west London
Photo of young man on a bike in the foreground on Quietway 7 in Shepherd’s Bush, west London
We are proud to have published our latest London review. 'Our work in London 2019: Streets ahead' shows just some of the progress we've made to help transform the capital, working with London...
14 January 2019
Photo of a group of women cyclists wearing hi-vision jackets and helmest with bikes outside a building

A group of asylum seekers, refugees and migrant workers who took part in cycle training with Sustrans in Belfast

Christmas came early for some members of Belfast Friendship Club (BFC) who received second-hand bikes after completing cycle training with Sustrans. The group of 13 asylum seekers, refugees and...
19 December 2018
Photo of group of women with people dressed as Santas by cargo bike filled with presents

20 Sustrans Cycling Santas rode through London and took festive treats to Queen Mary Hostel for homeless women, where we have been working this year

Photo of Will Norman, and Matt Winfield dressed as Santa posing with Heidi Alexander and bikes on Sustrans Santa ride in London, with The Shard in the background

Matt Winfield, Sustrans London Director, Will Norman, the Mayor of London's walking commissioner and Heidi Alexander, Deputy Mayor of London for Transport ready to meet the cycling santas

Photo of Heidi Alexander with group of people dressed as Santas on bikes in London Street

On Quietway 1 - the streets of London are full of festive cycling this Christmas!

Photo of Will Norman, and Matt Winfield dressed as Santa posing with Heidi Alexander and bikes on Sustrans Santa ride in London, with The Shard in the background

Sustrans Director Matt Winfield, Will Norman, London's Walking and Cycling Commissioner and Heidi Alexander, Deputy Mayor of London for Transport with our cycling Santas on Q1

“You wouldn’t believe the difference that being able to cycle has made to the women here” says Kelvin O’Mard, area manager at Queen Mary homeless women’s hostel in Westminster where Sustrans run a...
20 December 2018

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