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Cycle Safety: make it simple

Cycle Safety: make it simple

Cycling UK wants more people cycling more safely. Their ‘Cycle safety: make it simple’ report sets out a blueprint for how to achieve this by improving cyclists’ safety and making it feel safer at the same time.
Come along to Let’s Ride Southampton with us!

Come along to Let’s Ride Southampton with us!

The warmer and sunnier weather is bound to be tempting you to hop on your bike and cycle in and around Southampton City. Well we are here to help you do just that because Let’s Ride Southampton is back for another year on Sunday 17th June. And if you live within cycling distance of the event you...
Grab your bike and join us as we take over the streets of Southampton on Sunday 17 June

Grab your bike and join us as we take over the streets of Southampton on Sunday 17 June

British Cycling and HSBC UK have announced the date of Southampton’s annual mass participation cycling ride, following the success of last year’s free, family event.
Schools shine with sustainable travel efforts!

Schools shine with sustainable travel efforts!

Sholing Junior School and Swaythling Primary School have received a Gold award from Modeshift STARS (Sustainable Travel Accreditation Scheme) for their exceptional efforts in promoting cycling, walking and scooting on the school run – resulting in a noticeable reduction in car usage around the school gates.
Walking Month this May – How you can get involved

Walking Month this May – How you can get involved

May is National Walking Month and, now the evenings are lighter for longer, it is the perfect time to get outside and get walking. Walking has a whole host of different health benefits that you can use to motivate you and your family to introduce it into your everyday life.

Did you know you can report a near miss in Portsmouth?

Cyclists in Portsmouth can help make cycling safer in Portsmouth thanks to a new near miss reporting system. Portsmouth City Council has created a web-based system for cyclists who experience a near miss while cycling on Portsmouth's roads with the aim of using the information to inform future road...
18 new Hampshire schools are awarded the Modeshift STARS accreditation!

18 new Hampshire schools are awarded the Modeshift STARS accreditation!

Congratula tions to the 18 schools below for achieving the Bronze, Silver and Gold Modeshift STARS awards for their contribution to reducing congestion and air polltuion on the school run.

All charged up for electric vehicles

Portsmouth City Council is one of the first local authorities to be successful in receiving funding from the Office for Low Emission Vehicles to install electric vehicle charge points in residential areas. The council was awarded £100k towards the cost of the scheme, which will provide electric...
Forest Park School in Totton supports Be Bright, Be Seen initiative

Forest Park School in Totton supports Be Bright, Be Seen initiative

Scores of staff and pupils walked through a Hampshire town as part of a road safety campaign.
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Portsmouth City Council launches new near miss reporting system

Cyclists in Portsmouth can help make cycling safer thanks to a new near miss reporting system. Portsmouth City Council's Road Safety and Active Travel team created the web-based system for cyclists who experience a near miss while cycling on Portsmouth's roads with the aim of using the information...

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