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"The essential resource for everyone who cycles... or is thinking about it!!
 
 
Bike It
Sustrans' ground-breaking project which has already quadrupled the number of children cycling to its target schools.
kathy.bashford@sustrans.org.uk (Lancaster & Morecambe Bike It Officer)
 
 
British Cycling
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British Cycling is the internationally recognised governing body of cycling in the UK. It administers the following disciplines: BMX, Cycle Speedway, Cyclo-Cross, Mountain Bike, Road and Track. As the governing body of cycling, British Cycling has a range of responsibilities, which, for operational purposes, the organisation groups under two main headings - excellence and participation
0870 871 2000
 
 
Cycling England
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Cycling England is a new national body to plan and co-ordinate the development of cycling across the country. It was launched by the Minister for Local Transport in March 2005 and replaces the previous National Cycling Strategy Board. Cycling England is supported by a Government Group comprising several government Departments, including those covering health, education, planning and sport, as well as transport.
 
 
CTC
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"We are the country’s largest group of people on bikes. Our mission is ‘to make cycling enjoyable, safe and welcoming for all.’ Our work, which includes high-profile campaigning on behalf of all cyclists, is made possible by your help and support. So why not join 70,000 people united by a passion for cycling and become part of the UK's largest and oldest cycling organisation, and support the work of the newly-formed CTC Charitable Trust? (Registered No. 1104324)"
0870 873 0060
cycling@ctc.org.uk
 
 
Department for Transport
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Information for local government, the transport sector, passengers and motorists. Lots of useful information from road safety and the highway code to the latest transport policies.
020 7944 8300
 
 
Lancashire County Council
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Find out all you need to know about Lancashire - the Cyclist's County. Look up routes, order or download maps, find out about guided rides and more.
01772 534609
 
 
Sustrans
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Sustrans is the UK's leading sustainable transport charity, working on practical projects so people can choose to travel in ways that benefit their health and the environment.
0845 113 00 65
 
 
 

 
Bicycle Assocation - the national body representing the Bicycle Industry in the UK
 
Bicycle Doctor FAQ - Helpful tips on bike parts, maintenance and more
 
Bike Belles - What every woman needs to know to get out and about by bike
 
Bike Biz - cycling news
 
Bike Easy - Top tips and expert advice for the new cyclist.
 
Bike Week - A week of events and activities held throughout the UK in June. This site contains valuable information for anyone looking to try cycling or who wants to take part in or organise an event.
 
Bike Radar - News, reviews, tips and much more
 
Bikely - Bikely helps cyclists share knowledge of good bicycle routes. Bikely is young and growing fast. But it still needs more people like you to submit your favorite bike paths. See www.bikely.com/listpaths/by/celebratingcycle for local rides.
 
Breeze Network - Group bike rides - led by women, for women.
 
C2C - useful resource for people interested in cycling or walking the Coast to Coast route from Cumbria on the North West coast to Sunderland/Newcastle on the North East coast
 
Campaign for Better Transport - Previously Transport 200 - the Campaign for Better Transport has been working since 1973 to create transport policies and programmes that give people better lives
 
Cities for Cyclists - a network of cities who are working to promote bicycle use in urban areas
 
Cycle Campaign Network - national federation of cycle campaign groups, supporting cycling locally, regionally, nationally and in Europe.
 
Cycle 1st - the search engine for cyclists
 
Cycling for Fun - CyclingForFun was formed to offer a unique reference point on enjoying healthy and eco friendly cycling
 
Cycling Projects North West - Promoting cycling for all
 
Cycling Scotland - information on all things cycling north of the border
 
Dynamo - Lancaster District Cycle Campaign
 
European Cyclists Federation - a portal for European cyclist associations
 
Family on a Bike - The Family Adventure Project is a local family venture to promote the benefits of adventurous family experiences. We believe environmentally sensitive, family adventure travel is good for your health, relationships, education and the planet.
 
Forestry Commission - Active Woods is a national campaign about our fantastic range of health and fitness opportunities offered by Britain’s woodlands. From challenging mountain bike trails to gentle woodland wanders, fun family events to forest yoga classes, there’s something to suit all ages and abilities.
 
GPS Routes - If you like cycling and have a GPS device then this is the site for you
 
Greenways & Quiet Roads - Countryside Agency initiative aiming to give better mobility and access for people on foot, bike or horseback or for people with disabilities.
 
Highway Code - An explanation of the rules and wording found in The Highway Code
 
i-know north west - find accommodation in lancaster and surrounding area
 
Life Cycle UK - helping people re/discover cycling through a range of innovative & practical projects
 
Love Your Bike - Brought to you by bike lovers at Manchester Friends of the Earth and Manchester City Council
 
London Cycling Campaign - campaigns and works with businesses and communities to realise their vision of London as a world-class cycling city
 
North Sea Cycle Route - 6000 km of cycle route passing through 7 countries
 
Roadpeace - RoadPeace, the UK charity providing support for victims of road crashes (these are rarely accidents) and campaigning for justice, road safety and road danger reduction.
 
Salt Ayre Cog Set - Lancaster's cycling club for young people
 
Think Road Safety - Government's road safety website
 
Two Wheels - The Guardian’s weekly column on all things bike-related
 
Union of Unicyclists - The Union of UK Unicyclists (UUU) is a members club for unicyclists and was formed by a group of unicyclists in April 2001
 
VeloVision - magazine, covering specialised bikes, cycling as transport and human power. "It's a quarterly dose of cycle inspiration".
 
Waterscape - Discover Britain's 4000 miles of rivers, lakes and canals
 
Weather (Lancaster) - BBC 5 day forecast 
 
Wheely Good Communities -  a community project aspiring to make our local villages places where people feel confident to use their bicycles for local journeys. In other words: Wheely Good Communities
 
Why Cycle? - Impartial advice for potential and new cyclists in the UK
 
 
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