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My Bike: Emily Chappell Cycle Magazine
Wednesday, 19 July, 2017 - 16:21
Emily Chappell on her Shand Stooshie. Photo by Kristian Pletten
For long-distance bikepacking like the Transcontinental Race from Belgium to Greece, Emily Chappell uses a custom-built Shand Stooshie. Cycle magazine's Dan Joyce spoke to her about her bike. More...
DJ Dixon shares her passion for cycling around Birmingham Article
Tuesday, 18 July, 2017 - 17:48
Lorraine Dixon is cyclist, ride leader, pastor, DJ and teacher in Birmingham
As part of our Women's Festival of Cycling, we're celebrating the efforts of female cyclist Lorraine Dixon, as she inspires women in Birmingham to get out and discover cycling. More...
More Welsh local authorities consult on future cycle routes News
Friday, 14 July, 2017 - 13:39
Family walking and cycling in Wales
As part of the next phase of the Active Travel (Wales) Act, local authorities across Wales are beginning to map the routes where future cycling and walking routes should be created. Cycling UK reports where it’s happening and how to get involved. More...
100 Women in Cycling - Numbers 41-60 Article
Thursday, 13 July, 2017 - 13:44
Dr Viv Mackay - former Chair of Cycling UK Southampton Member Group
Our series of inspirational women in cycling continues, in no particular order, with a look at people from a wide range of backgrounds and cycling experience who encourage and promote other women to cycle, including campaigners, a bike mechanic, a bike shop owner, local ride leaders and group founders plus many more. More...
Au revoir air pollution? French ban petrol and diesel - how about boosting cycling? Blog
Wednesday, 12 July, 2017 - 17:42
Electric cars charging in Paris. Photo credit: Mariordo
The French government have announced plans to stop the sale of petrol and diesel vehicles in France by 2040 to help say bon voyage to lethal air pollution and climate change. A fantastic commitment - but does it go far enough? Our Space for Cycling campaigner, Tom Guha, gives his verdict. More...
Don’t stop me now … 90-year-old Ted Little still enjoys a 50 mile cycle every week! Blog
Wednesday, 12 July, 2017 - 15:37
Ted Little, who is due to turn 90, on Sunday 16 July, has enjoyed a lifetime of cycling, and still attends his local club, where he cycles an impressive 50 miles a week. The Solihull based cyclist and veteran has been a member of Cycling UK for over 49 years and a member of his local cycling group ‘Shirley Roads Club’ since the 1950’s More...
Video: 100 Women in Cycling event News
Wednesday, 12 July, 2017 - 14:45
Nominees for 100 Women in Cycling
Around 70 people gathered in Birmingham this week to celebrate the amazing 100 Women in Cycling who were nominated by Cycling UK members, staff and supporters. More...
Tour leader course: Get paid to ride your bike Article
Tuesday, 11 July, 2017 - 11:41
Two people map reading
Have you ever considered how you could convert your passion into a means of making money? If the answer's "yes" and your passion is cycling then Cycling UK's Tour Leader course could be just the one for you. We sent keen cyclist Patrick Trainor on one of our courses to find out more... More...
Making roads feel safer and building cycle confidence could see ‘seismic shift’ in the number of women cycling Press Release
Monday, 10 July, 2017 - 10:09
Cycling UK Womens Festival of Cycling
According to new research from Cycling UK, women who do not cycle on a daily basis are most likely to cite feeling nervous about cycling on the roads because they think it’s dangerous as being a barrier to them cycling more often (44% compared with 26% of men). More...
Old men on a mad mission - but all in a good cause! News
Monday, 10 July, 2017 - 09:34
Four men at John O'Groats
If you think cycling from Land’s End to John O’Groats is a challenge, try doing it in the hottest weather the UK has seen for 40 years at the age of 70! New Cycling UK members Mark Mathews and Clive Lindley-Jones, both septuagenarians, have just done exactly that. More...
Cycling in Kent Cycle Magazine
Friday, 7 July, 2017 - 23:19
Group of cyclists on country road
Looking for information about cycling in Kent? Cycling UK's guide to cycling in Kent gives you routes, events, clubs and advice to inspire you to cycle in the county. More...
Cycling in the Isle of Wight Cycle Magazine
Friday, 7 July, 2017 - 22:57
A family pushes two bicycles and a trailer up a road
Looking for information about cycling in the Isle of Wight? Cycling UK's guide to cycling in the Isle of Wight gives you routes, events, clubs and advice to inspire you to cycle in the county. More...
Cycling in the Isle of Man Cycle Magazine
Friday, 7 July, 2017 - 22:44
Road cyclists
Looking for information about cycling in the Isle of Man? Cycling UK's guide to cycling in the Isle of Man gives you routes, events, clubs and advice to inspire you to cycle in the county. ​ More...
Cycling in Durham and Tees Valley Cycle Magazine
Friday, 7 July, 2017 - 21:45
Bike and tent by reservoir
Looking for information about cycling in Durham and Tees Valley? Cycling UK's guide to cycling in Durham and Tees Valley gives you routes, events, clubs and advice to inspire you to cycle in the county. ​ More...
Cycling in Shropshire Cycle Magazine
Friday, 7 July, 2017 - 21:33
Cyclists beside a river
Looking for information about cycling in Shropshire? Cycling UK's guide to cycling in Shropshire gives you routes, events, clubs and advice to inspire you to cycle in the county. More...
Cycling in Oxfordshire Cycle Magazine
Friday, 7 July, 2017 - 21:22
A cyclist on a street in Oxford
Looking for information about cycling in Oxfordshire? Cycling UK's guide to cycling in Oxfordshire gives you routes, events, clubs and advice to inspire you to cycle in the county. More...
Cycling in Nottinghamshire Cycle Magazine
Friday, 7 July, 2017 - 21:03
Cyclists in Nottinhamshire
Looking for information about cycling in Nottinghamshire? Cycling UK's guide to cycling in Nottinghamshire gives you routes, events, clubs and advice to inspire you to cycle in the county. More...
Cycling in Northumberland Cycle Magazine
Friday, 7 July, 2017 - 20:40
Lone cyclist in countryside fields
Looking for information about cycling in Northumberland? Cycling UK's guide to cycling in Northumberland gives you routes, events, clubs and advice to inspire you to cycle in the county. More...
Cycling in Northamptonshire Cycle Magazine
Friday, 7 July, 2017 - 20:20
Group of cyclists on road
Looking for information about cycling in Northamptonshire? Cycling UK's guide to cycling in Northamptonshire gives you routes, events, clubs and advice to inspire you to cycle in the county. More...
Cycling in West Yorkshire Cycle Magazine
Friday, 7 July, 2017 - 19:22
Group of cyclists in woods
Looking for information about cycling in West Yorkshire? Cycling UK's guide to cycling in West Yorkshire gives you routes, events, clubs and advice to inspire you to cycle in the county. More...
 
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