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School car free zones to be trialled in Glasgow

Car free zones are set to be trialled at seven Glasgow primary schools in a bid to improve road safety for children and encourage them to walk and cycle. The scheme would see temporary pedestrian areas created outside seven schools for limited periods in the morning and afternoon. Councillor Anna …

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Glasgow council to prioritise cycle routes for gritting

Glasgow council has announced it will make the clearance of two cycle routes in the city a priority this winter. The routes have been identified for priority one action for the first time as part of a pilot programme to support active travel over the winter months. A new web-based …

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Glasgow gets ready for e-bike ‘revolution’

Glasgow City Council has pledged to match a near-£180,000 funding award from Transport Scotland to help kick start the city’s ‘e-bike revolution’. The cash grant from Transport Scotland will ensure that 63 e-bikes can be introduced into Glasgow as part of the nextbike hire bike scheme. The council will commit …

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£8 million Glasgow cycling project rebrands

City Council and Sustrans Scotland have announced that they have rebranded the Woodside Mini Holland active travel project as ‘Connecting Woodside’. The project, a winner of Sustrans Scotland’s 2017 Community Links Plus design competition, will deliver world-class walking and cycling infrastructure throughout the Woodside community. Through its area-based approach, benefits …

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Cycle Republic comes to Glasgow

Cycle Republic has opened the doors to its newest bike shop this week. Located in Glasgow city centre, the opening marks Cycle Republic’s second Scottish store following its launch in Edinburgh last year. It also becomes the 20th Cycle Republic store in the UK.  The expansion north of the border comes …

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