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Teaching aids push active lifestyle to mark third Commonwealth Games anniversary

Last Updated: 8/15/2017

Teaching materials to encourage an active lifestyle are to be unveiled to mark the third anniversary of Glasgow's Commonwealth Games. Called the "Thrive tool kit", it will be promoted at six roadshows across Scotland by a group of ambassadors who encourage physical activity. This toolkit will be publicly available and will contain teaching materials and resources to allow as many people as possible to benefit from the learning gained from Legacy 14 projects. The Toolkit can be accessed from the link below:

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Sustrans launches new five year strategy

Last Updated: 5/19/2017

Sustrans has launched a new five-year strategy addressing the challenges of today and setting out a concrete pledge to make it easier for people to walk and cycle. The strategy has three areas of focus: 1. connecting people and places through routes and networks for leisure and everyday utility trips 2. creating liveable neighbourhoods, by working with communities to turn their streets into lively, people friendly neighbourhoods, and ensuring that new developments have walking and cycling at their core 3. transforming the school run and commutes by working with schools and employers to make it easier for people to walk or cycle for regular journeys. Read more:

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Walking route from Inverness to John O’Groats to be established

Last Updated: 7/19/2016

A new walking route from Inverness to John O’Groats could be established by 2018.

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Cycle-In Office

Last Updated: 9/8/2015

A new "cycle-friendly" office is opening in London.

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Green Light for Cyclists in Paris

Last Updated: 8/26/2015

Cyclists in Paris no longer have to stop at every red traffic light - new rules mean that in certain circumstances they can ignore the signals and keep going. The aim is to make the city's roads much safer.

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Charity Call for 'Active Transport'

Last Updated: 6/19/2015

Scotland's national walking and cycling charities have called for policy changes to get people more active and improve the country's health.

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Scotland's path network extension plan unveiled

Last Updated: 3/19/2015

Scotland's walking and cycling paths are to be extended by 500 miles over the next five years in a bid to get people more active.

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Commemorative Cycle Stands Launched

Last Updated: 3/19/2015

Securing Scotland’s Commonwealth Games Legacy with Cycle Stand launches in Aberdeenshire and Stirlingshire.

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Canadian 'freezeway' could let residents skate to work

Last Updated: 3/17/2015

Edmonton, Alberta is no stranger to the cold with an average temperature of -12C (9.5F) in the heart of winter and now the city considering flooding an 11km route for residents to commute through the city on skates.

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Celebrating Scotland’s Commonwealth Games Athletes with Gold, Silver and Bronze Cycle Stands in East Lothian

Last Updated: 1/22/2015

The lasting legacy of the Commonwealth Games has a permanent fixture in East Lothian with the unveiling of nine commemorative cycle stands across the region.

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Follow the Nice Way Code

Last Updated: 8/15/2013

Transport Minister Keith Brown was joined by representatives from Cycling Scotland and the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) to officially launch a ground-breaking new campaign aimed at all road users.

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