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Free Bikeability courses at Thrive events across England
A girl riding a bike
CTC has teamed up with the Crown Estates as part of a series of summer events called Thrive, designed to make healthy living fun.
Action needed not words after Road Casualty statistics
Girl on a bike by Matt Dinnery
The Department for Transport has released new figures today that show vulnerable road users, including cyclists, account for 'disproportionately more casualties than would be expected' in...
Minister confirms go-ahead for Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy
Cycling and Walking Minister, Robert Goodwill, MP
Transport Minister Robert Goodwill today confirmed that he has given instructions to progess towards formal 'Commencement' of the Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy, paving the way for...

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Suzanne Forup
Bikes, belles and babies - new family cycling groups
Two years ago, Suzanne Forup, CTC’s Assistant Head of Development, wrote about the challenges of getting ‘back on her bike’ with her son, a toddler at the time. Now she is helping to set up family cycling groups and even more Bike Belles groups to encourage more people in Scotland to cycle.
Suzanne Forup
Women on Wheels at the Edinburgh Festival of Cycling
CTC's Assistant Head of Development, Suzanne Forup, likes a challenge, particularly if it involves organising part of a cycling festival, cake and books.
david.murray
The YHA celebrates Bike Week 2015 in style
It’s Bike Week and YHA are really celebrating this year after the charity’s big commitment over the last few months to promoting cycling throughout England and Wales. So we thought we would ask them to write us a blog piece about why Bike Week means so much to them ...

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The Henstones – keeping fit and active as a family
Girl riding a trike
Getting out and being active has been a challenge for the Henstone family. All six children have disabilities, so finding something that is suitable has not been easy. Thanks to Cycling4All Shropshire, the family has found a new love for cycling.
Richard's story - renewed confidence outdoors
Richard on a mountain trike out on location
Richard's mobility gradually decreased after he was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. However, since finding Experience Community mountain trike group, Richard is able to go out for rides with others and rediscover the outdoors.
Diana's story - respite for mum
Diana on a bike
Diana was a reluctant cyclist when she first arrived at one of Trailnet’s introductory inclusive cycling sessions. Now, over two years later she is confidently using a bicycle and is one of the centre’s most regular and enthusiastic riders.

Publications archive

In this issue: Bike To Work - steps to a cycle-friendly workplace, coast around Britain with CTC, Whyte Cornwall and Boardman SLS 9.0 reviewed, cycling through CTC history from London to Guildford,...
In this edition: Velo-city in Nantes; CTC on Radio 5 Live's BeSpoke; Pendleton back in the saddle; Street legal?; Cotswold Outdoor discount; Bike Week; Sign up for RideLondon; Nine Counties ride...
CycleClips: Bike Week 2015; Philosophy of Cycling; Daily Politics and cycling; MPs' bike ride; Cheltenham festival of potholes; Saddle up for Father's Day; Sir Bradley the birthing coach?;...

Articles archive

1 July 2015 - 7:45am
Cycling in the heat
Water bottles by Steven Depolo
As temperatures soar this summer, CTC’s Victoria Hazael has some top tips for staying cool on your bike.
15 June 2015 - 4:09pm
Bike Week: cycle to work tactics
Julie and Kay cycling
Warm mornings and long, sunny evenings make the summer an especially enticing season for cycle commuting ... but how do you make sure that your employer will welcome you and your bike?
25 May 2015 - 9:50am
Top ten tips for looking after your bike
CTC Bike Mechanics
Taking care of your bike is important, if it doesn't work you won't ride it. That is why this month, CTC's Big Bike Revival is encouraging people to take their bikes out of their sheds and get them back in action. Follow our tips to see how to keep your bike in good working order.

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