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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
Photo of butcher posing on ecargo-bike outside butchers shop in Greenwich.

“I thoroughly enjoyed working with Sustrans and Greenwich in changing the way we make our deliveries" - Drings owner, Michael Jones

A butcher in the borough of Greenwich has cut its carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions by using an electric cargo bike for local deliveries, as part of a six-month trial, delivered by Sustrans. The project...
11 December 2018
Photo: Five people dressed smartly dressed outside Queen's University accepting award

Sara Lynch, Queen’s University Belfast (QUB); Matt Mallinder, Cycling UK; Wendy Galbraith, Registrar and Chief Operating Officer at QUB; Xavier Brice, Sustrans CEO, John McCann, QUB

Photo: Five people dressed smartly dressed outside Queen's University accepting award

Sara Lynch, Queen’s; Philip McGuigan MLA; Matt Mallinder, Cycling UK; Wendy Galbraith, Registrar and Chief Operating Officer at QUB; Xavier Brice, Sustrans; Chris Lyttle MLA

Queen’s University Belfast is celebrating international recognition, as the first organisation to achieve GOLD standard in a new Cycle Friendly Employer accreditation, which rewards companies in the...
19 November 2018
picture showing representatives from Isle of Man government, Sustrans and local schools launching 'Active Travel'

Rosslyn Colderley (centre left) joined Isle of Man ministers, Manx cyclists and local school children at Ballakermeen High School to celebrate the launch of Active Travel

The Isle of Man Government has launched the start of a new £3.8 million Active Travel programme, to get more than 20% of people walking and cycling their everyday journeys by 2021. Our team in the...
9 October 2018
man and woman riding bikes with young children on a scooter and bike wearing helmets

It is important that detailed information is readily available about how to get to, and around Cheltenham

A new online resource designed to make active travel easier for people in Cheltenham has been launched this month. Working in collaboration with the Cheltenham Business Improvement District (BID) we...
5 September 2018
Chi Onwurah on a bicycle

"I tend to cycle when I visit activities in my constituency, usually around 1-3 miles"

Chi Onwurah is a Labour Party MP for Newcastle Upon Tyne Central. In this article, she talks about her experience of cycling in Newcastle. "I started cycling again three or four years ago and it was...
16 August 2018

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