23 July 2014 - 2:17pm
Bristol Road Justice campaigners put pressure on police
Bristol Cycling Campaign (BCyC) is an excellent example of a group of local campaigners who have wholeheartedly got behind the Road Justice campaign by ramping up pressure on their local force to improve roads policing.
6 May 2014 - 2:41pm
Building bikes, changing lives
Suzanne Forup manages the Bike Club Scotland programme, which enables young people to take up cycling. A recent visit showed her that cycling can help young people in very challenging circumstances..
22 April 2014 - 8:59am
Brighton’s successful North Laine contraflow scheme
Becky Reynolds grew up cycling. Her Mum taught her to ride at an early age, so cycling has been and integral part of her life for as long as she can remember. What changed this everyday self-described 'utility cyclist' into a campaigner and co-founder of Cycle Lewes, an active campaigning group?
23 January 2014 - 10:45am
Boathouse Youth Blackpool
Back in 2009, the Cycling UK community cycling offering was in its infancy and Boathouse Youth (BHY) was just beginning its work in the deprived community of South Shore, Blackpool, an area which is in the worst 1% of most deprived wards in the country.
14 January 2014 - 10:54am
Supporting Healthy Streets
Cycling UK were funded by the Lancashire County Council Gateway programme to deliver Community Cycle Clubs in partnership with "Healthy Streets". Over the first eighteen months 23 community cycling projects were identified and supported through the work of Cycling UK Cycling Development officer Damian Bonsall.
10 January 2014 - 3:49pm
Donna - from learning to cycle to learning maintenance
Donna has learned to ride on the roads, even tackling her toughest roundabouts and taken a two-week cycle maintenance course. We spoke to her in the autumn, and here are her plans for more cycling, and reflections on what cycling has meant to her thus far.
27 November 2013 - 5:10pm
Burnley Active Spaces
The Active Spaces charity in Burnley operates from Townley Park and offers a range of walking and cycling opportunities to improve health for people either responding to an advert or who have been referred by a health professional.
27 November 2013 - 4:49pm
Lancashire Youth Challenge
A number of organisations working with young people in Lancaster came together with Cycling UK to offer a life-changing cycling experience to a group of young people from deprived areas of the city.
21 November 2013 - 5:08pm
Two cycle clubs were developed at the Macrory and Fortwilliam Presbyterian Church sites in Belfast that bridge the Duncairn interface area.
6 November 2013 - 12:22pm
Teenagers become trainers
Bike Club Scotland has developed a Package for 14-16yr olds to introduce them to the world of cycle leadership. 117 new leaders are now working with their club, group or school to help develop cycling as an activity for more young people to access.