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Commenting on the RAC Report on Motoring 2018, which reveals that one in three motorists are more reliant on their cars than they were 12 months ago, Xavier Brice, CEO for Sustrans, the walking and...
21 September 2018
men, women with children and bikes in a green environment

Lord Mayor Cleo Lake, Sustrans England South Director, James Cleeton and Cycle Sunday supporters enjoy a traffic-free day on the Downs

Over 3,000 people enjoyed traffic-free cycling in Bristol at the weekend – a record number for the event that has been established since 2015. Cycle Sunday showcases traffic-free cycling...
21 September 2018
Mother with her children pose by bicycle

"I cycle just over two and a half miles every day between Jesmond and the hospital or university, and I drop off the children at school on the way."

Dr Vandy Dhawan is an Associate Clinical Researcher in the very dynamic Institute of Neuroscience (ION) at Newcastle University. In this article, she talks about her experience of cycling in...
16 August 2018
Sustrans and Local Councilors launches One Path on Bristol and Bath Railway Path

Sustrans and Local Councillors launching One Path on Bristol and Bath Railway Path

One Path logo

The One Path initiative encourages users to "Share, Respect, Enjoy" the path.

An initiative designed to promote positive behaviour on shared paths was launched on the Bristol and Bath Railway Path (BBRP) yesterday. Designed to tackle conflict that can arise between different...
13 August 2018
little girl riding a scooter
child standing beside scooter
Mae sgwtera yn ffordd wych i bobl o bob oed deithio o gwmpas. Mae’n weithgaredd llawn hwyl i helpu i gael eich plentyn yn symud. Mae’n iachus, yn gyfeillgar i’r amgylchedd ac nid yw’n ddrud. Felly...
10 May 2016
Sustrans trial of cargo bike for businesses

Butcher delivers by cargo bike: James Palser, Sustrans; Michael Jones, Drings; Cllrs Denise Scott McDonald & Denise Hyland, Royal Borough of Greenwich & Daniel Jones from Riese & Mueller

Cargo bike versus van

Cllrs Denise Scott McDonald and Denise Hyland with Michael Jones, owner of Drings. Our project will pit the van against the electric cargo bike for cost, speed and air quality.

Butcher on electric cargo bike

Michael Jones on his new cargo bike, ready to provide a more personalised service for his customers as part of the Greenwich Low Emissions Neighbourhood scheme.

We have been working on an exciting pilot project with the Royal Borough of Greenwich and local traditional butcher, Drings, making cargo bikes the transport of choice to deliver meat and poultry to...
2 August 2018
Family riding bikes on Sam Thompson Bridge at Victoria Park, east Belfast

Photo credit: Brian Morrison ©2017

On the publication of the National Travel Survey for England (26 July), Xavier Brice, Chief Executive of walking and cycling charity Sustrans, said: “It is disappointing to see the number of cycling...
27 July 2018

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