Earlier this year Sustrans held consultation events in Ilkeston and Awsworth to publicise their plans to restore the historic Bennerley Viaduct and reuse it for a cycling and walking link between Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire. The 1,452 foot long bridge would be used as part of a through route between Nottingham and Derby, and with good connections […]
Our apologies to those of you confused by the out-of-date advert in our latest newsletter, for Nottingham Life Cycle 5. This year’s ride will get underway on Sunday 23 August in aid of dementia research. Click to view further details…
Sustrans volunteer ranger Dave Backhouse has contacted us with news about the Sustrans rides programme in Newark & Bassetlaw in 2015. View the full post for details.
Pedals has written to all 224 candidates in Nottingham City’s upcoming local elections to ask them about all things cycling.
Many of them have responded already. You can read what they have to say here. This link will be updated as more responses come in, so please keep checking back.
Don’t see a reply from candidates in your ward yet? There’s still time – contact them and ask them to respond.
Please give us further feedback on specific problems with the new route layouts. As both new tram lines move slowly but steadily towards completion and full running Pedals continues our efforts to minimise risks for cyclists, and to help publicise good practice cycling safety advice and the various cycle facilities being introduced in conjunction with […]
Two new NET route cycling guides are available. Copies will be sent out with the next Pedals newsletter in May or can be obtained directly from Carol Mee at Nottingham City Council: Carol.Mee@nottinghamcity.gov.uk For further information about cycling around the tram network, please visit www.thetram.net/cycling
Heidi Duffy from Notts Police has a supply of “Look 4 Cyclists” car stickers. Anyone who wants some should contact Heidi directly at Notts Police HQ, Sherwood Lodge, Arnold, Nottm NG5 8PP, tel. (0115) 9670999, email: Heidi.Duffy@nottinghamshire.pnn.police.uk Pedals will also distribute with the next newsletter, due out in May.
This edition includes: Bike to School Week at Emmanuel School Sustainable Travel Workshops Build-a-Bike Projects Cycling Enrichment at Bluecoat Academy and much more..
RideWise is launching its third season of Cycling for All sessions funded by Nottingham City Council’s Local Sustainable Transport Fund. Sessions are free, fun and healthy, and aimed at helping people of all abilities access cycling. The monthly sessions operate on a drop-in basis so why not pop along and find out more? Taking place […]
Pedals is taking the lead in reviving plans for a foot-cycle bridge over the Trent east of Lady Bay bridge, focusing on a link between Trent Lane and The Hook, the open space by the Lady Bay area of West Bridgford which we are now convinced is the best location overall, and the only one […]