The Bristol charity has released a provocative statement on the health intervention benefits of the 6500-mile National Cycle Netork, and has assembled an impressive collection of academics, politicians and health professionals who agree with the statement
National Cycle Network has THE major impact on health, claims Sustrans
"The National Cycle Network is the largest environmental intervention in the UK promoting public health."
That’s the statement.
It’s backed by the likes of Dr Sandy Macara (chairman, National Heart Forum), Dr Richard Smith, (editor, British Medical Journal), Robert Coleman (director general, European Commission), Ewen Cameron (chairman, the Countryside Agency), and Hazel Blears (parliamentary undersecretary of state for public health.)
For their quotes, download this PDF:
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