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18 Feb 2020 | NEWS
A rural Highland project which aims to promote health and wellbeing through walking has received a funding boost
15 Jan 2020 | ARTICLES
14 Jan 2020 | EVENTS
9 Sep 2019 | ARTICLES
17 Dec 2019 | ARTICLES
If you’re not already, why not commit to commuting to work by bike once a week?
25 Feb 2020 |
You might have heard of the #CycleToWork scheme, but how does it work and can you really get a new commuting #bike without having to pay for it up front?
Find out everything you need to know in our handy guide 👇👇👇
9 Dec 2019 | ARTICLES
Sustrans Scotland’s Senior Transport Integration Officer, Ross Miller, works with bus, rail and ferry companies across Scotland to connect walking and cycling with public transport networks.
RT @SustransCymru: Understanding and designing cities for women, is often poorly understood or not fully considered. If we do not begin to…
2 Dec 2019 | CASE STUDIES
Re-engage Team Scotland has been awarded the Walk at Work Award which recognises workplaces in Scotland creating healthy and active workforces.
It's #PancakeDay! Did you know that one lemon and sugar pancake will give you enough fuel for 12 minutes of #cycling? Best get flipping! 😋🥞🚴 https://t.co/NzqZd9xtBW
26 Nov 2019 | NEWS
We’re pleased to announce that Liftshare has joined the Way to Work partnership. Find out how the UK’s biggest car sharing network can help your organisation.
RT @catherine_max: "Active travel for adults has increased but #inequalities have widened." #Marmot2020 https://t.co/Fx5ARR7tA5
25 Nov 2019 | ARTICLES
More than two-thirds of Scots think people should be able to make their everyday journeys without a car, new research has revealed.
Electric vehicles will play a small part in tackling air pollution. The UK Government should be doing everything it can to shift people away from driving to #walking & #cycling for shorter journeys. @Telegraph https://t.co/tlZR2wxukh
15 Nov 2019 | NEWS
NHS Scotland’s ambitions for a greener vehicle fleet have been strengthened thanks to Scottish Government support.
22 Feb 2020 |
E-scooters: If you're going at speeds of up to 50mph, which some of these e-scooters that are being sold go, you have to question the #safety of the people that are actually using them and come into contact with, our @ReWhite14 comments for @itvnews https://t.co/WIyJtgdall
8 Nov 2019 | NEWS
Congratulations to Aberdeenshire Council who walked away from this year’s National Transport Awards in London with the ‘Excellence in Cycling and Walking Award’.
21 Feb 2020 |
RT @SustransScot: Over 2,000 people have already signed up for the Scottish Workplace #JourneyChallenge which kicks off on 1 March. Sign up…
7 Nov 2019 | NEWS
The Employer Development Fund is open and accepting applications, with the next round of assessments taking place in December – submit your application no later than 18th November.
20 Feb 2020 |
"A network of #walking and #cycling paths for everyone is as important, and as radical, as it was 40-years ago." @_XavierBrice_, CEO of Sustrans, outlines the importance of walking and cycling routes in a world of autonomous vehicles for @CityMetric https://t.co/tpbkZ0biPd https://t.co/wCigxj2mJr
An improvement programme has now completed resulting in a smarter travel experience, where one smartcard now works across multiple modes of transport and multiple transport operators.
#Halfterm is the perfect time to teach your child to ride a #bike.
To give you a helping hand, take a look at this practical demonstration of our how to help a child #cycle free of stabilisers by one of Sustrans’ experienced School Officers. 🚴♀️🙌
6 Nov 2019 | ARTICLES
More walking = healthier, happier communities
19 Feb 2020 |
RT @mrben_m: So happy to hear @Daisynmurphy from @sustrans pulling our discussion back to place and people. Definitely want to live in a 20…