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

Ridewise 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!

Forget 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

Businesses, 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!

So, 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 […]

Inspirational visually impaired couple to cycle 50 miles for My Sight Notts

Inspirational Wollaton couple, Mark and Catherine Whittle are joining a team of eight other blind and partially sighted tandem cyclists and volunteer sighted ‘pilots’ to mark the 175 anniversary of Nottinghamshire’s oldest charity, My Sight Notts, by raising money for the charity where they first met. “I’ve only been cycling for two years or so,” […]

E-bike Q&A evening – 27 June

Are you interested in e-bikes? Come along on 27th June to Leisure Lakes e-bike Q&A evening. You’ll be able to meet some of our RideWise team, who can talk to you about e-bike cycling lessons plus you’ll get the chance to try out a few electric bikes! Trek and Raleigh representatives will be there too, […]

Visit our new RideWise community cycle centres

We love cycling and we think we can help you and your family love it too. Our four community pop up cycle centres run regular free rides and cycle training between March and October as well as some winter cycling support events through the late autumn and winter times. Our pop up cycle centres are based at: […]

Be Bright Be Seen this winter

However you choose to move around this winter, it’s vital that you’re visible to other road users.  This is particularly important to vulnerable groups like walkers and cyclists. There’s lots of information available to support safe winter cycling and walking.  You can download our RideWise Advice Sheet here.  It gives you lots of tips on how […]

Aviva Community Fund – your votes are needed for a pop up cycle centre in Stapleford!

The Sustainable Travel Collective – which is the charity that runs the Big Wheel and RideWise projects – is very excited to be a part of the voting process for the 2017 Aviva Community Fund. The fund provides opportunities for organisations to try to secure money for projects that they feel would make a difference […]
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.