North West

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.

15 July 2018
Bling your bike and come along for the ride! Bike & Boats is back for its second year and we'd love for you to join us at this free, fun family event. Our Bike & Boats Festival is a...
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
people cutting the ribbon on new path
This week saw the opening of a new footpath in Burnley, linking Simonstone Lane to Gooseleach Wood along the old East Lancs track bed.  Ribble Valley MP Nigel Evans was in attendance for the ceremony...
11 June 2018
chicanes on the Chester Greenway path

The chicanes are designed so that people can slow down and freewheel round without getting off their bikes

chicanes on the Chester Greenway path

The chicanes are accessible to all users, including wheelchairs, buggies, adaptable bicycles and horses.

Chicanes on the Chester Greenway. Why have these been installed? Over the last year, there have been accidents on the Chester Greenway where people cycling have collided with pedestrians, including...
25 May 2018