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New Funding Announced at Active Travel Summit

Last Updated: 10/29/2015

At the inaugural Active Travel Summit, Transport Minister Derek Mackay announced that “the Scottish Government is meeting its commitment to continue record levels of active travel funding through a cash injection of £3.3m for cycling and walking infrastructure.”


Aberdeen Car Free Day A Success

Last Updated: 10/29/2015

The NHS Grampian Aberdeen City Public Health Team report on the success of the sixth annual ‘In Town Without My Car Day’ event in Aberdeen last month.

community project

Velocity - Women's Cycle to Health Scheme

Last Updated: 10/21/2015

An initiative helping women to improve their mental health through cycling has involved 20 participants since its launch in August this year.


Changes to Tactile Paving Surface Guidance

Last Updated: 9/28/2015

The Department of Transport would like to hear your views on proposed changes to the 'Guidance on the use of Tactile Paving Surfaces' document.

news and communications

Glasgow Plans for 20mph

Last Updated: 9/25/2015

Drivers in Glasgow’s city centre could have their top speed restricted to 20mph under plans intended to cut the number of accidents on the city’s roads.


Pavement Parking Survey

Last Updated: 9/16/2015

Will plans to tackle parking on pavements make a difference to you?

news article

Cycle-In Office

Last Updated: 9/8/2015

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


Scottish Schools Active Travel Fund

Last Updated: 8/26/2015

The Safer Routes to Schools Implementation Fund is a grant scheme for active travel infrastructure associated with school travel, which is administered by Sustrans Scotland and funded by Transport Scotland.

news and communications

MacMillan Walking Success

Last Updated: 8/26/2015

In respo nse to patient feedback, new walking routes have been designed by patients, volunteers and staff at Macmillan Day Care to encourage physical activity in line with Macmillan Cancer Support’s national ‘Move More’ programme.

news article

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.


Cycling Consultations

Last Updated: 8/4/2015

Glasgow City Council are currently seeking views to the following two consultation opportunities regarding cycling.


Cycling Scotland Community Development Grants

Last Updated: 7/29/2015

Cycling Scotland to support communities to take a leading role in transforming their local area to become cycle friendly.


Designed to Move: Active Schools

Last Updated: 7/28/2015

In partnership with Nike, the British Heart Foundation National Centre (BHFNC) has contributed to the development of 'Designed to move: Active Schools'.


Health Walk Grants 2015-2016

Last Updated: 6/29/2015

Funding for community projects which improve physical activity levels is now available for 2015-2016 through Paths for All.


Walking Football Festival 2015

Last Updated: 6/19/2015

The Spartans Community Football Academy held the first ever Walking Football Festival in Edinburgh on 7 June 2015.

news article

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.



Last Updated: 6/19/2015

Supporting Policy and Action for Active Environments (SPAcE) is a project which aims to integrate active transport into public policy across the European Union.


Active Cities Boost Economies

Last Updated: 6/15/2015

Cities that actively promote physical activities enjoy an economic advantage, research has suggested.


Switching to Active Travel Reduces BMI

Last Updated: 6/15/2015

Research published in the Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health has concluded that switching from car use to active travel reduces Body Mass Index (BMI).

information for the public

Walkonomics - New Walkability App Launched

Last Updated: 5/28/2015

Visitors and house hunters can get a feel for what streets in Scotland’s largest city are really like before they arrive, thanks to a new app for Android and iPhone.

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