7 September 2016 - 1:20pm
“Copy Scotland” to benefit rural economy
Cycling UK today reiterated its call for increased access and rights of way to the English countryside. The national cycling charity, in its response to the House of Commons Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (EFRA) Committee inquiry “Rural Tourism in England”, explained rural tourism, currently valued at £17bn a year, would benefit significantly as a result.
26 May 2016 - 9:33am
My favourite ride: Jurassic Coast, Devon
Cycling journalist Laurence McJannet has embarked on an off-road adventure to bike and wild camp his way along 30 of Britain’s most beautiful off-road trails and ancient trackways. In this exclusive extract from his book 'Bikepacking' he shares a roller coaster of a route along the Jurassic Coast in Devon, close to his family home in Sidmouth where his children first saw the Tour of Great Britain.
11 May 2016 - 11:34am
Scotland's biggest celebration of cycling culture
The Edinburgh Festival of Cycling is returning to Scotland's capital from 9 - 19 June. It will be the biggest celebration of cycling in Scotland and Cycling UK will be hosting events and activities to showcase just how cycling can and is changing people's lives.
24 September 2015 - 2:58pm
Young and love the outdoors? Your views count!
The Welsh Government is seeking to change how people access and enjoy the countryside. To help out CTC has set up Trails for Wales which is open to all outdoor enthusiasts wherever you live & no matter your age. We've created a simple form you can find below which we’ll send off on your behalf.
23 September 2015 - 4:36pm
Trails for Wales leads to the Senedd
Top cycling bodies are meeting with Welsh Assembly Members to voice their support for CTC, the national cycling charity, and Open MTB’s campaign Trails for Wales, today (23 September 2015) at Roald Dahl Plass just outside the Senedd in Cardiff.
18 September 2015 - 3:07pm
Young cyclists' views welcome!
Following contact from the Welsh Government, CTC is looking to help source children and young people's views on improving opportunities to access the outdoors for responsible recreation. If your young one enjoys the outdoors then read on!
1 September 2015 - 8:50am
Act now to Make Trails for Wales!
The Welsh Government wants to improve the opportunities to access the outdoors. CTC, together with Open MTB and partners, sees this as a chance to open up the Welsh countryside while also putting pressure on England to do likewise – and we need your help!
13 May 2014 - 12:08pm
Muddy brilliant - the 2014 CTC Devon Dirt is a success!
This year's CTC Devon Dirt on 11 May was a great success, despite poor weather and problems with signage. Over 400 riders of all ages took to the bridleways and tracks of Dartmoor and South Devon to complete the 70km off-road course, according to event organiser Graham Brodie.
11 April 2014 - 5:40pm
Women only Trail Mountain Bike Leader course
Cycling UK is running a women-only Trail Leader Award course at Young Bristol in June, so here's your chance to get on the right course, with the right Trainer - Sally Berry - and enjoy it from start to finish!
13 February 2014 - 10:38pm
South West cycling advocates' network-building workshop
Are you campaigning for cycling in the South West and want to find out how to translate your ideas into reality? If so, join us at our cycling advocates' network-building workshop in Plymouth on 15 March.
31 January 2014 - 11:26am
Xcalibre off-road - EVENT POSTPONED until 2015
CTC is pleased to announce our partnership with Xcalibre, Britain’s first ever televised off-road tour, which runs 16-23 August 2014 across seven stages and three venues. Unfortunately this event has been POSTPONED until 2015 - keep an eye on the the Xcalibre website for more details.
26 November 2013 - 3:59pm
Access to MoD land for cyclists - the big picture
Surrey and Hampshire cyclists are finding that the MoD (Ministry of Defence) are increasingly restricting access to their land for cyclists (and also making life much harder for horseriders and walkers). Is this happening in other parts of the country?