CTC Case Studies

29 November 2012 - 11:25am
Reading girl returns to restore a classic
classic bicycle
Laura Brooks wanted a new bike, but couldn't afford to buy one, so with the help of a CTC project in Reading she learnt the skills to help her tranform an old racing bike into a beautiful classic.
26 October 2012 - 3:05pm
How CTC helped provide a perfect cycling solution for one family in Essex
Emily leads a group of mums cycling with their kids
CTC Cycle Champions is unashamedly enthusiastic about getting people back on a bike, often after years and sometimes for the first time ever. Many go on to make cycling a regular part of their daily lives and the benefits are huge. Lee and Emily's story is a great example.
24 October 2012 - 11:11am
A local representative attempts to revitalize campaigning in the South East, find out how...
Local Group cycles in the Chilterns
A lack of campaigning activity in Buckinghamshire motivated Peter England, the South East Regional Representative to bring all the local representatives together and work out a plan of action…
23 October 2012 - 3:09pm
WWF partners with the CTC to get employees on their bikes
CTC cycle instructor and trainees
CTC ran cycle training and personalised travel planning at WWF's office in Godalming, Surrey, to help encourage more employees to cycle to work.
16 October 2012 - 3:50pm
Amanda pedals through the pain of CRPS
Amanda Nelson prepares for LEJOG
Not so long ago, our Swindon Champion, Anna Cipullo, wrote a blog about Amanda Nelson detailing a strong independent women determined to battle through complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) in order to continue cycling.
5 October 2012 - 4:29pm
Marlene Julien: Dr Bike
Marlene Julien: Trax Dr Bike and Bike Club Leader
Marlene Julien is a Dr Bike in more ways than one: she is a hospital doctor and is also a keen cyclist who volunteers as a Trax Bike Club leader in her spare time - encouraging women to cycle and learn how to fix their bikes.
2 October 2012 - 5:27pm
Lee Valley Cycle Ability Bike Club Leader Charlie Coates
Charlie Coates (centre) leading a group on the marshes
Charlie Coates is working really hard as a Bike Club Leader at Lee Valley Cycle Ability Bike Club for disabled riders, their families, friends and carers. They have a great selection of adapted bikes at Stonebridge Lock that members can borrow for a lovely relaxing ride along the leafy park paths
30 August 2012 - 2:56pm
Merthyr Tydfil Bike Club video
Young reporters in Merthyr Tydfil in Wales make a video about their Bike Club and why they like cycling.
1 August 2012 - 4:18pm
Dawson Bike Club
cyclist with trailer
Dawson Centre Bike Club in Central Scotland is encouraging families who live in Falkirk to cycle more and learn how to fix up bikes.
15 May 2012 - 12:12pm
Is there a Workplace Cycle Challenge near you?
Man City boss Roberto Mancini takes part in the Workplace Cycle Challenge
There are new challenges in Manchester, York, Chichester, Reading, Hertfordshire, the Isle of Wight and Leicestershire.
8 May 2012 - 12:25pm
A CTC local campaigner reactivates Crawley cycle forum
Campaigner Peter Smith leads the Crawley Family Bike ride
How do you revive your local cycle forum? Peter Smith in Crawley did just that.
3 May 2012 - 4:54pm
CTC local campaigner gets a newspaper on-side
Cycling in Guildford
What should you do if your local newspaper publishes an anti-cycling article?
2 May 2012 - 5:37pm
Nigel Mansell meets Camden all ability cyclists
Nigel Mansell presents certificates to The Camden Society Bike Club Members
Former World Champion racing driver Nigel Mansell recently presented Bike Club certificates to Andrew Omoding and Fatima, both members of The Camden Society Bike Club for All Abilities.
2 May 2012 - 2:25pm
The Horndean to Havant Cycle Route
Horndean to Havant Cycle Route
How did CTC campaigners in Hampshire work together to create a new cycle route between Horndean and Havant town centre?
26 April 2012 - 1:00pm
A statistical look at the success of Swindon's Workplace Cycle Challenge
CTC and Challenge for Change logo
Find out what effect the second Workplace Cycle Challenge had on the number of people cycling in Swindon.
25 April 2012 - 12:53am
Young people get their hands dirty at Pages Park Youth Scheme
Pages Park Youth Scheme
Pages Park Youth Scheme is run every week in Leighton Buzzard. Discover how volunteers are providing activities for young people.
24 April 2012 - 6:25pm
Chichester Workplace Cycle Challenge - successfully getting more people on bikes
Jane Noble, the Chichester Workplace Challenge winner, with her new bike
A county council employee and the managing director of a local business talk about their experiences of the Chichester Workplace Cycle Challenge
22 April 2012 - 8:54pm
Merthyr Tydfil Bike Club
Merthyr Tydfil Bike Club
A Transition Bike Club project has been established in Merthyr Tydfil engaging five primary schools as a 'stepping stone' to fully-fledged bike clubs in High School.
16 April 2012 - 12:43pm
Cycling for autistic young people at Alice Holt Forest
A group of young people on the autistic spectrum get so much out of the cycling at Alice Holt Forest. Although many can't speak, you don't have to guess what cycling means to them, their faces say it all!
11 April 2012 - 4:59pm
Cycle Swap - cab and bus drivers get lessons in cycling in Reading
Inspired by the phrase 'putting the shoe on the other foot', CTC Cycling Devleopment Officer Javed Saddique is planning to deliver cycle training to professional drivers in Reading in an effort to get them to understand how road conditions affect cyclists.

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