Tag: Cycling

Bec Bennett, Head of Environmental Sustainability cycling. Photo permission from Marta Strzelecka.

Salford environmental activists to host Ride It Out cycling challenge

Environmental activists at the University of Salford will be hosting a month-long cycling challenge later this March. The university’s Environmental […]

A group of Pedal Away cyclists in Media City (picture taken before covid restrictions) - Image Credit: Rob Salt

“We hope to get them back up and running in February” – Salford cycling group hopeful of restrictions easing in the new year

Salford cycling group ‘Pedal Away’ are hoping that after a year of restrictions they can continue their social cycling events in […]

Salford student smashes £10k with Crowdfunder for disability-friendly cycling

Salford student smashes £10k with Crowdfunder for disability-friendly cycling

A Salford PhD student with a disability is fundraising to improve cycling accessibility in Greater Manchester. Harrie Larrington-Spencer’s Crowdfunder has […]

“Prove me wrong” says Salford MP over government’s “paltry” green industrial revolution plans

Salford and Eccles MP, Rebecca Long-Bailey, has given a scathing assessment of the government’s green industrial revolution plan. Speaking on […]

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“We know what needs to be done” – Walk Ride Salford discusses Road Safety Week

Road Safety Week is running this week from 16th-22nd November and is known to be the biggest road safety event […]

New fully designated walking and cycle route to be built in Salford

New fully designated walking and cycle route to be built in Salford

Greater Manchester’s Bee Network plan to deliver the UK’s first joined up cycling and walking network is set to be […]

A cyclist. Image free to use under CC BY-SA 4.0

Andy Burnham says Greater Manchester cycle network plan could be “national blueprint”

A “revolutionary” cycling and walking network in Greater Manchester would provide a national blueprint to reduce congestion and air pollution […]