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Manchester to Chorlton cycleway consultation extended

The consultation on a Manchester to Chorlton cycleway is being extended to 25th January. The cycling and walking route is being proposed by Manchester City Council, the One Trafford Partnership, Transport for Greater Manchester and Greater Manchester’s cycling and walking commissioner Chris Boardman. The new five kilometre route will run along Barlow …

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Salford ‘backs Liverpool Street cycling route’

Works to complete a £2.5 million cycling route linking MediaCityUK with central Manchester are set to win funding from Salford City Council, Place North West reports. The route runs along the Liverpool Street Corridor, from Chapel Street to Regent Road to the south, and also forms part of the National Cycle …

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New cycling and walking projects announced across Greater Manchester

The latest projects to be built as part of Greater Manchester’s cycling and walking plan will be considered by Greater Manchester Combined Authority next week. Three new projects were put forward yesterday for funding, and if approved, would see around £5.7 million provided from the Cycling and Walking Challenge Fund with …

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Manchester unveils proposals for new cycling and walking route

Manchester has unveiled proposals for a new cycling and walking route, as part of Greater Manchester’s plans to deliver the UK’s largest network. The Manchester to Chorlton cycling and walking route is being proposed by Manchester City Council, the One Trafford Partnership, Transport for Greater Manchester and Greater Manchester’s cycling …

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Outdoor Trade Show and Kendal Outdoor Retail Show join forces for 2019

The Kendal Outdoor Retail Show (KORS) will be joining the Outdoor Trade Show (OTS) for 2019, the OTS has announced. The organisers of KORS announced that the 2018 show held in July will be the last, with the committee deciding to transfer and put its efforts into the OTS show. …

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Mobike to suspend operations in Manchester

Mobike announced today that it will suspend its bike-sharing service in Manchester. The company will remove its remaining bikes from the streets of the city over the coming weeks, and has already processed refunds to its users. It will continue to operate in London, Newcastle, Oxford and Cambridge. General manager …

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Sheffield to appoint an Active Travel Commissioner to get more people walking and cycling

Sheffield City Region Mayor Dan Jarvis says he’s been inspired by Chris Boardman’s work in Greater Manchester and wants to get more people in the region walking and cycling Jarvis said he will appointing an Active Travel Commissioner, a role similar to Boardman’s role as Greater Manchester’s walking and cycling …

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