Cycling in cities

Maryam Amatullah with year 4 children taking shelter from the rain during a fun cycling session!

Maryam Amatullah with year 4 children taking shelter from the rain during a fun cycling session!

Schools across the country have been taking part in the Big Pedal, our event aimed at getting more young people cycling and scooting to school. In Leicester 18 schools registered to take part in the...
24 May 2018
Poster and bananas with staff from hospital

Staff from Altnagelvin Hospital in L~Derry helped launch the Active Travel Challenge for the North West along with Michele Murphy, Sustrans Workplace Active Travel Officer (centre).

Launching Active Travel Challenge

L to R: Patricia Magee, Sustrans Workplace Active Travel Officer, Workplace Active Travel Champions Michael Cunningham and Sarah Reid from PHA and Ed McClean, PHA Deputy CEO

Tired of the traffic jams? Wish you didn’t have to face the daily rush hour to work? Commuters in Northern Ireland are being challenged to leave their cars at home during May and try alternative...
3 May 2018
Polling Station sign with bike resting against it

Pledges are being made ahead of council elections on Thursday 3 May

Woman cycling

Hundreds of Londoners have emailed their borough candidates

Clear skies over the recently redesigned Elephant and Castle

The pledges commit to improving streets for cycling and walking

Re-elected or newly elected? Find out about our June 2018 reception for London Councillors Council leadership candidates are signing up to our safer streets pledge ahead of Thursday’s London local...
2 May 2018
Mark Beaumont with school children Big Pedal 2018 launch event

Mark Beaumont at the Big Pedal 2018 launch event. Image credit: Andrew Lyons Photography

Big Pedal 2018 launch event at Torkington Primary School, Greater Manchester

Image credit: Andrew Lyons Photography

Over two fifths (43%) of children living in urban areas are concerned about the levels of air pollution near their school, new figures reveal. A YouGov poll, carried out for Sustrans, surveyed over 1...
23 April 2018
CGI Visualisation looking west from Rotherhithe Roundabout at the new cycletracks

How the remodeled Rotherhithe Roundabout could look with CS4

CGI Visualisation looking over Hammersmith Gyratory

How the remodeled Hammersmith Gyratory could look with CS9

CGI Visualisation showing cycle tracks outside Bermondsey London Underground Station

The protected cycletracks would run past Bermondsey Underground station

More than 80% of consultation respondents support a major new cycle route – Cycle Superhighway 4 - between Tower Bridge and Greenwich, including four kilometres of protected cycletrack. News follows...
23 March 2018
Panoramic view over the river Thames looking east toward Canary Wharf and Rotherhithe

Looking east over the river Thames between Canary Wharf (left) and Rotherhithe (right)

A map showing the river Thames at the Rotherhithe peninsula and Isle of Dogs, where the bridge could go

The area of London where the crossing could go

We welcome the overwhelming public support for a new walking and cycling bridge linking Rotherhithe to Canary Wharf, published on Wednesday by Transport for London (TfL). TfL’s public consultation...
22 March 2018