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school children cycling & scooting on a path

The path is a a shining example of how to encourage residents to choose more active forms of travel over cars

people walking on a path at sunset
glow in the dark path at night

The glow in the dark surface is an alternative to more traditional lighting so that the path can be used at night

A pioneering new ‘glow in the dark’ path installed in Bridgend forms part of a network connecting homes, schools and local businesses. The 300 metre path, which runs through the Woodlands playing...
12 July 2018
Dutch school children cycle to school

More than 25% of all trips are cycled in the Netherlands

Why We Cycle title

Dutch documentary film explores the impact of cycle-friendly cities

A Dutch documentary "Why We Cycle" will premiere in London on 18 July, a year after it was first screened at Velo-city 2017, a global conference on cycling and urban mobility. The film features...
11 July 2018
Mother and two daughters on a cargo-bike

Lindsay Berresford has never owned a car and doesn’t ever plan to

Lindsay Berresford has always lived a pedal-based life. She’s never owned a car and doesn’t plan to. But when told she was expecting twins, Lindsay knew she would need to rethink her two-wheeled...
5 July 2018
Team accept Scottish Transport Award

Sustrans Scotland's Workplaces team at the Scottish Transport Awards

Sustrans have been recognised for their work in encouraging people to travel more actively to work at the Scottish Transport Awards, after its national Scottish Workplace Journey Challenge was...
15 June 2018
three women in front of Station south cafe in construction

Pauline Johnston (left) with Station South co-directors Mark Jermyn and Abigail Pound

Our new Bike Life report found that 73% of women in seven major UK cities don’t ride a bike, with 30% saying they would like to start cycling. Pauline Johnston is a freelance public relations and...
12 June 2018
Children scoot along path

Scooting past the stationary traffic with your family in tow could be the best way to start your day

Child holds folded Micro Scooter

It is of upmost importance that your scooter is safe to ride. Before using a scooter, make sure it’s safe by using the ‘L’ check

The school journey can be a demanding time of the day with plenty of hurdles to overcome; there are children to organise, school bags to find, traffic jams to suffer through. In a survey undertaken...
19 April 2018
Banking with Triodos Bank UK
Rob Donovan

Triodos customer Rob Donovan discusses why he banks with Triodos

As a Sustrans supporter, we know you care about protecting people and the planet. Like many people you probably already make the conscious choice to ride your bike and travel by foot more and use...
5 April 2018

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