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Wow – 4,500 drivers trained in Safe Urban Driving!

cyclepathRidewise is celebrating training it’s 4,500th HGV driver as part of its innovative Safe Urban Driving course. The one-day course helps to raise awareness of vulnerable road users – and in particular, awareness of cyclists. In 2014 there were over 21,000 cyclists killed or injured on our roads – and human error is the main contributory […]

Drivetime concert returns – 28th June!

Drivetime Choir 2015 whole choirForget sitting in traffic or commuting home straight from work on 26th June.  There’s only one place to be – at the Drivetime Concert at the Royal Concert Hall. Films, TV, radio, adverts, even video games – classical music is so often the soundtrack to our lives but there’s no better way to experience its […]

Go Ultra Low Nottingham Engagement Day, Old Market Square – 6th May 9am to 5pm

vBusinesses, residents and communities. Find out more about how you can make your next vehicle electric and help improve local air quality. Come to the next Go Ultra Low dealership event on Old Market Square, Saturday 6th May 2017, 9am – 5pm. Old Market Square will be festooned with 100% electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles […]

Make your own adventure with the Broxtowe Family Cycling Quest!

file-page1So, you’re looking for some healthy, free adventure?  Look no further – we’ve got 8 great cycling routes for you to conquer and each has its own quiz that you can only answer as you go around the route.  And, if you’re a Broxtowe resident then you’re eligible for up to four hours of free […]

Find out about our work with the Nottingham Refugee Forum

nottingham refugee forumOur sister project - RideWise - is proud to work with the Nottingham and Nottinghamshire Refugee Forum, where they regularly provide cycle training support.  We think their cycling achievements are great….and so we wanted to share a few of them with you. During the last year the Forum has provided cycle training through RideWise to refugees, asylum seekers and […]

NEW RideWise Community Cycle Centres

cycle centre banner imageHave you heard about the new RideWise community cycle centres?  Over the next couple of months they’ll be launching four new community cycle centres, that will be based around Nottingham. RideWise love cycling and we think they can help you and your family love it too.  Their nationally accredited cycle instructors will help you to […]

New children’s cycle track with road systems open now!

mini-road-network-embankmentHave you heard the news?  There’s a new children’s cycle track opened at the Victoria Embankment and it’s complete with junctions, road signals, roundabouts and zebra crossings.  It’s designed to help young people to get to grips with cycle safety in a fun environment.  We think it looks amazing.  Check out more information here.

Summer programme for 16 – 29yr olds, unemployed and living in Nottingham

bike wheelNottingham Gets2Work is a free service to help unemployed young people aged 16-29 to travel more easily and save money. They provide discounted travel tickets, personalised travel planning and coaching, and support to help young people be confident cyclists. The aim of the service is to reduce travel-related barriers to employment.  There’s a bumper programme […]

Sustainable Travel Collective wins £100,000 contract for community cycle centres!

bike wheelNottingham City Council has awarded over £100,000 to the Sustainable Travel Collective (STC) – the charity that manages the Big Wheel, RideWise and TravelRight projects – as part of the Department of Transport’s Access Fund. The aim is to give local residents close to the main city cycling corridors the encouragement, knowledge, training and opportunity […]
The Sustainable Travel Collective is an Investor in the Environment committed to reducing their environmental impact and to the continual improvement of environmental performance. The Sustainable Travel Collective Ltd - Registered Charity number 1153800.