North West

teenagers give Sustrans Sea to Sea a new look

Young people from Phoenix Youth Project working with artists from The Colourful North to give the Phoenix Bridge a fiery new look. Photo: Tom Kay/Sustrans

wildlife and industrial heritage, tracks of the ironmasters

Wildlife and industrial heritage are key themes in the artwork. Photo: Tom Kay/Sustrans

phoenix and dragon

A new bridge is born! Photo: Tom Kay: Sustrans.

Local young people have painted a colourful artwork on the Phoenix Bridge along the Sea to Sea (C2C) National Cycle Network route at Cleator Moor, West Cumbria. The mural evokes the fiery spirit of...
3 August 2018
The HandleBards performing

The HandleBards perform Twelfth Night on 25 July and Romeo & Juliet on 31 July in Manchester

The HandleBards performing
The HandleBards performing
The HandleBards performing
The National Cycle Network is set to be the stage this week for a Shakespearean theatre troupe travelling around Britain by bicycle. The acclaimed HandleBards, who will travel through much of the...
25 July 2018
Sustrans Bikes & Boats event in Ellesmere Port

Around 100 people cycled from Whitby Park to the National Waterways Museum, including many bikes 'blinged' with a boat theme

A procession of around 100 boat-themed bicycles joined Ellesmere Port’s popular Bikes and Boats Festival last weekend.   The fun-packed day, which Sustrans organised with the National Waterways...
16 July 2018

Volunteer ranger, Carlisle

Are you passionate about cycling and would like to help look after the National Cycle Network in your area? We’re looking for volunteer rangers in the Carlisle area to help maintain the Network and help keep routes in top condition.

Our volunteers could do with an extra pair of hands helping them look after the National route 7 which is part of Reivers route and National route 72 which is the popular Hadrians Cycle Way also spanning the breadth of the country.