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Walkers, cyclists and scooters using the Comber Greenway

People walking, cycling and scooting on the popular Comber Greenway in east Belfast

Woman who cycles to work daily

Nicola McCausland from Belfast commutes to work by bike using the National Cycle Network

Busy mum Nicola McCausland cycles to work in the Titanic Quarter from east Belfast using the Comber Greenway (National Route 99), the Connswater Greenway, and National Route 93 along the Airport Road...
12 November 2018
People on mountain bikes with high visibility jackets

Gary Dawes (far right) rides a hybrid Moulton bike: “They’re a bit Marmite”

Gary Dawes, 53, is an IT specialist for health services in County Durham. Here he tells us how he has always enjoyed cycling and how five years ago he took up riding his bike to work to try and lose...
6 November 2018

“It’s so handy having the traffic-free path so close to my home. I can build exercise into my everyday routine without really thinking about it.”

For former head teacher Penny Kelly, National Route 51 of the National Cycle Network is more than just a connection from Thurston and Bury St Edmunds, it’s a way for her to stay active into her...
2 November 2018
Children taking part in the Circus Lights Parade

The Parade event was run by ThinkCircus and supported by Sustrans Scotland’s ArtRoots programme

Circus Lights Parade

Children and parents were accompanied on Route 1 by a giant unicorn and mermaid lanterns

Mermaid display of Circus Lights Parade

The parade ended with glowing hula hoop and sock poi performances

More than 60 Craigmillar residents and young people in Edinburgh took part in a spectacular glow parade and circus skills performance on 24 October 2018, as part of a series of workshops aimed at...
25 October 2018
Walker on Water rail way

A stretch of the National Cycle Network near Lincoln will be closed between Monday 29 October and Saturday 3 November 2018. Image credit: David Martin

A stretch of the National Cycle Network connecting Washingborough and Lincoln, known as the Water Rail Way, will be closed for five days from Monday 29 October until the morning of Saturday 3 ...
22 October 2018