Workplaces

Staff outside Cairn Medical Practice

Staff at Cairn Medical Practice rose to the Workplace Journey Challenge in 2018

Each year organisations across Scotland take part in the Scottish Workplace Challenge – competing to log the most sustainable and active journeys to, from and for work. After winning the Scottish...
18 February 2019
people on bikes

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
woman with bicycle

Maheswari completed cycle training as part of the CHIPS project and is now cycling to work using the Comber and Connswater Greenways.

Young mum Maheswari couldn't cycle last summer but thanks to Sustrans cycle training she is now cycling for pleasure as well as to and from work in Belfast. When walking to work last summer,...
22 March 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

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