Active Travel

GLASGOW Pressing Ahead With Electric Bike Hire Fleet

ELECTRIC bikes are due to be added to Glasgow’s cycle hire fleet by August 2019, as use of the Nextbike network continues to grow at a massive rate, contributing to a reduction in city centre traffic.

BIG Increases In Glasgow City Centre Cycling And Walking

CYCLE journeys to and from Glasgow City Centre have more than doubled in less than ten years, according to new data collected by the council’s Sustainable Transport team. There has also been a large increase in those walking in and out of the central area.

RESEARCH Shows Strong Support For More Glasgow Bike Lanes

THE UK’s most comprehensive study of cycling in cities found that eight out of ten people asked in Glasgow (82 per cent) supported building more protected roadside cycle lanes — even when this could mean less space for other traffic.