Tag: Cycling

Aug 20
Charity cycle ride Tour de Manc postponed until 2021

In 2014, Danny Franks developed the idea of a charitable “tough” sportive through all…

Jul 16
You might remember Mobike – will electric scooters work in Manchester?

Privately owned e-scooters remain illegal on roads in Great Britain, but rental…

Jun 17
Cycling in Manchester is about to get safer

New CYCLOPS function is first of its kind in the UK

Feb 24
Manchester to Blackpool bike ride returns to donate even more to The Christie

There’s no forgetting ‘leg day’ for us Mancs this summer, as training begins for the…

Dec 11
Manchester is one of the greenest cities in the UK, new study finds

Manchester is one of the greenest cities in the UK, a new study has found. It has been…

Sep 24
Work set to start on new Beeline walking and cycling route from Manchester city centre to Chorlton

Work on the first phase of the proposed £13.4 million new walking and cycling route…

Jun 25
Greater Manchester Bee Network to reach 1,800 miles as cycling and walking schemes grow

One year on from its launch as the UK’s largest biggest cycling and walking network,…

Jun 24
Andy Burnham announces plan for an integrated, modern and accessible public transport system

Greater Manchester mayor Andy Burnham has launched Our Network, his ambitious ten-year…

Mar 11
Cycle for a good cause this summer with Manchester to Blackpool and Manchester 100 charity bike rides

This summer, Mancunians are encouraged to get on their bikes for charity with the…

Jan 28
This new indoor bike park will bring family friendly fitness and fun to the city centre

A new indoor bike park, bringing family-friendly fitness and fun to Manchester city…

Sep 19
How a derelict site in east Manchester became the catalyst for British cycling success

Britain’s all-conquering cyclists have chalked up another astonishing first. Greater…

Sep 18
Meet the cycling lawyer who represents fellow cyclists in accident claims

Bloody cyclists.  They’re a bloody danger and a bloody nuisance. Always riding…

Jul 09
Cycle 276km in a day – without leaving Manchester

The weather has affected the sports world in an intense way of late. The We Love…

Jun 26
Three to see this weekend: beer from the heart, archway art and cycling smart

Looking for relief from World Cup fever combined with the heatwave? Luckily,…

Feb 26
Getting more women on their bikes in Greater Manchester

The benefits of cycling far outweigh the drawbacks. It’s good for you and good for the…

Dec 21
Greater Manchester cycling and walking tsar reveals £1.5 billion healthy travel plan

Greater Manchester’s first Cycling and Walking Commissioner – former Olympic…

Jul 26
Meet the man who cycled from London to Manchester for charity – in a day

When Chris Froome stepped on to the podium on the Champs Elysees on Sunday having won…

Jul 24
Olympic cyclists get big Manchester traffic-free bike ride off to a flying start

It’s a sunny Sunday in the city centre and it’s oddly quiet. Eerily so.…

Jul 21
City Ride: thousands of cyclists to take over streets of Manchester city centre

First the bad news. Sky Ride, the big, fun event which enabled thousands of cyclists…

Jul 03
7 reasons why getting the bus beats the car for that daily commute

Catch the Bus Week (3rd-9th July) is a national campaign organised by Greener Journeys…

Jun 29
Mobike choose Manchester as first UK city to launch mobile bike sharing revolution

Manchester and Salford have become the first cities outside Asia to adopt high-tech…

Jun 13
If you think smoking is bad for you, get a lungful of this… 

Ever run down Deansgate or Oxford Road and found yourself out of breath? The good news…

Jun 10
From bike polo to bike dancing: how to celebrate Bike Week 2017 in Manchester

If you think cycling’s just for commuters or lycra clad racers on expensive…

May 10
5 ways to improve your mental health and wellbeing

Your mental health matters. We all have minds, just as we have bodies, so taking care…

Apr 06
Help put Greater Manchester on the European cycling map 

The European Cycling Challenge is one of the biggest urban cycling events in Europe.…

Sep 12
Manchester commuter costs exceed £1,800 each year – and that doesn’t include hidden costs!

Commuters who drive to work in Manchester spend on average £1,816.79 each year…