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Main Twitter account of Sustrans, the charity that’s making it easier for people to walk and cycle. Join us on our journey.
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London Car Free Day 15h
Who owns the city? What happens when cities take back a portion of the 30% (London) to 60% (Los Angeles) of urban land currently devoted to roads and parking for more productive uses as housing, public parks & public space? Find out on :
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Ahead of this year’s , our Chris Bennett shares his top reasons why now is the time to shake up the school run:
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Sustrans Sep 17
New report from examines plans for 20 Garden Communities. Most are planned far from town centres and rail stations, with streets being designed around the car. That's why we're calling for a 20-minute neighborhood planning principle:
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Sustrans Sep 17
How can E-cargo bikes transform urban logistics? We're holding a free webinar featuring and on 1 October; sign up via:
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BBC News NI Sep 16
A £2.8m funding package for six NI greenway projects has been announced by Infrastructure Minister Nichola Mallon
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Sustrans Sep 16
Lockdown has highlighted that access to green space is unequal, and for many people it is far from guaranteed. We are supporting our friends in calling for urgent action to bring the benefits of walking in nature to everyone:
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Daisy Narayanan Sep 16
Absolutely delighted (& no, not nervous at all!!) to be sharing a virtual platform with brilliant global experts and tomorrow evening. So much to learn & share, really looking forward to it.
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Sustrans Sep 16
We've worked with Oxfordshire County Council to fast-track our project in response to and provide more space for people to , and whilst closing Chilton Road to motor vehicles:
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Sustrans NI Sep 15
Are you thinking about getting 'back on your bike'? Our training session will cover basic cycling skills and advice for the returning cyclist 📅 Tuesday 22 August ⏲️10.30am to 12noon 📍CS Lewis Square, Booking ➡️
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Hackney Council Sep 15
👉 70% of Hackney households don't own a car 👉 Public transport capacity is drastically reduced to support social distancing 🌿 That’s why we’re creating quieter, safer streets that help people to walk and cycle, rebuilding a greener Hackney for all ℹ️
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ITV Cycling Sep 15
Due to the covid-19 pandemic the planet effectively shutdown, meaning our public spaces and roads became quieter almost overnight 🛣 looks at the effects of cycling during and after the lockdown 🚴‍♂️
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Megan Streb Sep 15
I was interviewed for this piece on pop-up cycle lanes in & highlighted survey results--61% of Southampton area residents or want to start. But they need to feel safer first --in neighbourhoods, on the way to school, and on main roads.
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Sustrans Sep 15
New data shows an increase in road traffic in outer London as people are opting for private car. In order to prevent congestion and , we need to ensure and are the easiest option for everyday journeys, via
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Sustrans Sep 15
It’s less than two weeks until and our family competition is making a comeback. For more information on how to get involved:
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Sustrans Sep 14
Designing better places for people who already have power & privilege may benefit many people, but typically acts to retain the status quo, excluding and marginalising others - new blog from our for
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Sustrans Sep 14
Thank you, Alastair! 🎉🎉
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Alastair Humphreys Sep 14
Happy 25th Birthday to the National Cycle Network!
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Sustrans Sep 14
is back for 2020. In parternship with we will be celebrating the benefits of travelling actively for children by , or to school from 28th September – 2nd October:
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Sustrans Sep 14
Our chats to about the importance of Low Traffic Neighbourhoods and other temporary traffic measures to help make it easier for people to and :
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Sustrans Sep 11
“Streets and places that invite people to walk and cycle will help us tackle from motor vehicles, and create healthier, happier cities." Sustrans director of urbanism, .
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