Archive for August 2009

Scheme of the Month - Cycle Round the World


The Bike It ‘Round the World’ race that begun in Lancaster was taken up by Sustrans Bike It Officers and schools nationally following it’s success in increasing cycle journeys to school in the past 2 years. This year 6 of our local Bike It schools raced over 100 Bike It schools from across England and between them they achieved a massive 5882 cycle journeys in 4 weeks! Most notable were Grosvenor Park and Bolton-le-Sands Primaries which averaged the equivalent of 27 and 26% of their pupils cycling each day (more…)

Personality of the Month - Pauline Roby, Leighton-Linslade

Pauline Roby

What is your job or other main activity that involves cycling?

I am the Project Officer for Leighton-Linslade’s Cycle Town project – “GoCycle”, leading on Cycle Training, working with Businesses to encourage commuting by cycle and giving direction to the project as a whole. Link to

How long have you done that?

The GoCycle officers’ posts started in November 2008 (more…)

Cycling City, Cycling Towns

England's first Cycling City and eleven new Cycling Towns are set to receive the largest investment in cycling the country has ever seen.

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Cycling England's flagship award scheme, teaching children to cycle safely and responsibly.

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Finding New Solutions

Cycling England’s programme to introduce cycling to new audiences.

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