Walking

Castle Vale resident John Shearer standing beside a roadside

Castle Vale resident and volunteer, John Shearer, is helping to create an age-friendly environment in Tyburn, Birmingham.

Since last June, over 30 volunteers in Birmingham have signed up to our community-led project to tackle social isolation by improving accessibility and creating an age-friendly environment. For many...
28 March 2019
Stockton hub opening.

Credit: Stockton Council

Our new cycling and walking centre, which offers everything from free bike parking to guided rides and walks, has opened on Stockton High Street. ‘The Hub’ has relocated from Bridge Street to the...
18 March 2019
Shortland station as it is

The area around Shortlands Station as it currently is.

Shortlands station visualisation

Visualisation of Shortlands Station (Courtesy of the London Borough of Bromley).

Shortlands war memorial as is

Shortlands war memorial as it currently is.

Shortlands war memorial visualisation

Visualisation of Shortlands war memorial (Courtesy of the London Borough of Bromley).

In partnership with Bromley, we’ve secured a multi-million-pound funding package from TfL’s Liveable Neighbourhoods funding stream for the outer London borough’s Shortlands, Ravensbourne and Bromley...
5 March 2019
People outside on a led walk ©Active Travel Hub Kilmarnock

Participants celebrated the one-year anniversary of the Hub's regular Monday health walks

For many people in our communities the benefits to active travel are well understood and accepted. They have the will to walk and cycle more but something prevents them from taking the first steps or...
21 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
People with bike launching a report beside river

Sustrans Chief Executive Xavier Brice came to an event at the Island Centre, Lisburn to help launch Paths for Everyone report which sets out plans to renew and improve the Network.

Sustrans is calling for authorities across Northern Ireland to help reinvigorate the 23-year-old National Cycle Network. The National Cycle Network is a network of 16,575 miles of signed routes...
7 February 2019

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