Category Archives: Cycling

People in Nottingham will benefit from improved Green Travel options

This we hope will mean more and improved Cycle Paths.  See here 

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A press release from the Rt Hon Anna Soubry MP

Broxtowe MP, Anna Soubry has welcomed work on making a dangerous tram route safer for cyclists. Anna has been campaigning for a better route and signs after 43 constituents suffered serious injuries on High/ Chilwell Road. Most accidents occurred when … Continue reading

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Possibility of Getting a Bicycle

Alexandra Lloyd, TravelRight Broxtowe Project Administrator informs us – TravelRight Broxtowe are setting up a bike recycling course in partnership with Stapleford Community Group, and have space for 8 lucky people to build a bike, learning lots along the way, … Continue reading

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TravelRight Broxtowe – Free Family Bike Maintenance Course

TravelRight Broxtowe are pleased to be able to offer a FREE family bike maintenance course. Suitable for children aged 9 and over (accompanied by an adult) this is ideal for families looking to get out on bikes this spring. The … Continue reading

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Hit the Saddle, Get a Free Lock and Bike MOT

With free cycle training, guided rides and cycle maintenance courses, TravelRight cycle centres are the full package. That’s without mentioning the great health and social benefits they provide. There are three cycle centres across the Borough in Beeston, Stapleford and … Continue reading

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Watch Out For Safe Winter Cycling

Hannah Anderson, TravelRight Broxtowe Events and Marketing Officer writes: The freezing cold and unpredicatable weather could put some cyclists off sticking to two wheels for their daily commute. To help counter this, a brand new video has been produced which gives … Continue reading

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Booking Now For FREE Bike Maintenance Course

Alexandra Lloyd, TravelRight Broxtowe Project Administrator writes: Booking now for FREE bike maintenance course in the Community Room, Tesco Extra, Swiney Way, NG9 6GX. 2 day course – Saturday 31st January and Saturday 7th February, 2-5pm. Our experienced Instructor can … Continue reading

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TravelRight Survey – Win Shopping Vouchers!‏

TravelRight – a free travel support service that helps residents and businesses in the North of Nottingham and Gedling and Broxtowe boroughs – is conducting its second community travel survey and we need you to have your say! We’re asking … Continue reading

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Festive Bike Riding Fun

Get into the Christmas spirit and saddle up on a Festive Guided Ride being held on Sunday 7th December between 12.00pm and 3.00pm. Come along with your family and loved ones and enjoy an afternoon of cycling fun with free … Continue reading

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Wonderful Winter Cycling

Hannah Anderson (Events and Marketing Officer), TravelRight Broxtowe writes: It’s been a great year for cycling and in Nottingham the recent increases in cycle trips shows no sign of stopping around the 30% mark. September’s weather has made cycling a … Continue reading

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TravelRight Broxtowe Autumn Programme

Gina Musa, TravelRight Broxtowe Project Manager writes: Welcome to TravelRight Broxtowe’s Autumn/Winter activities throughout the Broxtowe Borough. Join us for a wild food walk, a tree family walk, a bike maintenance course to learn the basics of fixing your bike … Continue reading

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Tram Treat a Sweet Success

It’s great news that the tram extension has come to Beeston but for cyclists it brings a few things to consider as new road layouts and tram infrastructure open up. Safer cycling around tram tracks is crucial if accidents are to be … Continue reading

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Safe Cycling on Tram Tracks

Travelright Press Release: It’s great news that the tram extension has come to Beeston but for cyclists it brings a few different things to think about as new road layouts and tram infrastructure open up. Safer cycling around tram tracks is … Continue reading

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Get Fit, Socialise and Jump on a Bike!

With free cycle training, guided rides and cycle maintenance training, TravelRight cycle centres offer the full package. Set up in May 2014, Beeston Cycle Centre runs on a Wednesday and Saturday from Hetley Pearson Pavilion on Queens Road West. Wednesdays … Continue reading

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Get Out and About on a Free Guided Bike Ride

Hannah Anderson, TravelRight Broxtowe Events and Marketing Officer writes: Enjoy the beautiful weather and explore Stapleford and Attenborough on TravelRight Broxtowe’s FREE guided bike ride as part of Attenborough Nature Reserves ‘Out and About’ day on Sunday 3rd August 2014.

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New NET Cycle Safety Film Now Live

A new NET cycle safety film is now live. Click on : http://www.thetram.net/latest-news/1/tram-video-provides-safety-tips/ to see it. Tramlink Nottingham are also very keen to be sent details of any problems any cyclists are having with the tram tracks, either on the … Continue reading

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Come Along to a Free Cycle Ride This Sunday 3 August!

Gina Musa, TravelRight Broxtowe Project Manager, Broxtowe Borough Council Offices writes: Come along to a free ride this Sunday 3 August! Meet at Hickings Lane Recreation Ground Pavilion, Stapleford at 10am – free packed lunch for riders! There is an … Continue reading

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Lock it or Lose it

An email from PC2882 Karl Barlow our Local Beat Manager has requested us to include this in our Web Site.  To encourage people to ‘Lock Up’ and ‘Mark’ their bikes. A number of Bicycle Thefts have taken place recently.

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Stapleford Cycle Centre Launch

Gina Musa, TravelRight Broxtowe Project Manager, Broxtowe Borough Council Offices writes: We would like to cordially invite you to the launch of TravelRight Broxtowe’s new cycle centre in Stapleford at Hickings Lane Recreation Ground on Saturday 1st March from 10am … Continue reading

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