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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

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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
people hold National Cycle Network sign displaying budget

Transport Secretary Michael Matheson and Sustrans Scotland Deputy Director Grace Martin

Sustrans Scotland has welcomed the investment of a further £3.9m from the Scottish Government to help develop National Cycle Network routes across Scotland.  The move brings the total of Scottish...
10 August 2018
Cyclists on Ormeau Road in south Belfast

Cycle to Work Day is on Wednesday 15 August 2018. Photo credit: Brian Morrison, ©2017

Cyclist on path in Belfast

5% of Belfast residents usually cycle to work but as many as 54% would like to start cycling or cycle more. Photo credit: Brian Morrison, ©2017

Did you know just 5% of Belfast residents usually cycle to work but as many as 54% would like to start cycling or cycle more? To help kick-start a healthier, greener commute we're promoting the UK’s...
8 August 2018
group of people on bikes on riverside path

Cycling to work can be quicker and easier than travelling by car. Photo © Jonathan Bewley / photojB

In 2018 Cycle to Work Day will take place on 15 August. It is the UK's biggest cycle commuting event and is organised by Cyclesheme. Pledge your ride here and join the thousands of others clocking...
1 August 2018
Dutch school children cycle to school

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

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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
Two cyclists pose with bikes

Dundee City Development Committee Convener Lynne Short and Deputy Convener Mark Flynn celebrate Dundee’s Northern Links project being shortlisted for the competition.

A total of 10 ambitious active travel proposals from eight local authorities have been successful in the first phase of judging of Sustrans Scotland’s Community Links PLUS (CLPLUS) competition 2018....
9 July 2018
Awards presentation with bike

Civil servant Lynda Hurley from the Department for Infrastructure who topped the Active Travel Challenge leaderboard with Belfast Lord Mayor Deirdre Hargey

Group of people with awards

All the 2018 Active Travel Challenge Award winners with Belfast Lord Mayor Deirdre Hargey and David Tumilty from PHA who funded the project.

More than a thousand people from a wide range of workplaces in Belfast caught the active travel bug in May – and walked, cycled or hopped on the train or bus. Private, public and voluntary sector...
29 June 2018
Cyclist by John Lennon mural in Bristol
20mph road sign in Bristol street

20mph speed limits are up for review in Bristol

Bristol City Council is currently reviewing 20mph limits in Bristol – and you can have your say. A review of 20mph speed limits is currently underway to assess how well it is working in communities...
26 June 2018

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