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02/23/2017 at 09:50. Facebook
Are you thinking of getting the bike out for an adventure now that the days are getting longer?

Make sure it's well maintained with these environmentally friendly bike maintenance products
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yesterday at 09:15. Facebook
Greener Greenways belong to the whole community, and recently a group of Year 6 pupils from Whitehills Primary School in Northampton visited the Brampton Valley Way and decorated a tools container.

We think it looks great and hope they had a great afternoon on The National Cycle Network.

The Brampton Valley art show

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02/21/2017 at 09:15. Facebook
Bennerley Viaduct which has spanned the Erewash Valley since it was built in 1877 is on the road to becoming a walking and cycling route.

New dawn for Bennerley Viaduct, the Iron Giant of the Erewash Valley

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02/20/2017 at 09:10. Facebook
We will be working with local people to restore the Track of the Ironmasters path on the popular Sea to Sea cycle and walking route.

Local apprentices help restore the Track of the Ironmasters

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02/18/2017 at 10:25. Facebook
With the kids going back to school after half-term, now may be a good time to consider changing the school run from a car journey to walking or cycling.

Walking and cycling to school is great way for children to engage in their local community and develop wider social networks.

The school run: cycling and walking to school

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02/17/2017 at 09:40. Facebook
While the kids are off school you'll probably be seeing more of them playing, perhaps in your street. Street play is an important part of childhood and helps their development.

Read more about active and free-play for children, and find out about limiting traffic on your street.

Active and free play for children

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02/16/2017 at 10:05. Facebook
Whether you’re training to run a marathon or want to find somewhere for a light jog, the National Cycle Network is a great place to head for a run.

Take a look at some of our top traffic-free running spots.

Top 10 running routes on the Network

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02/15/2017. Facebook
Each year, air pollution causes 40,000 early deaths in the UK. We think it’s time that we work together to tackle this public health emergency and, according to a recent YouGov poll, the public agrees. Join the campaign for a new Clean Air Act today - because everyone has the right to clean air

We’re calling for a Clean Air Act for the 21st century

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02/15/2017. Facebook
According to a recent YouGov poll, three in four people say the Prime Minister has a moral obligation to clean up the country’s air. We agree. Join the campaign calling for a new Clean Air Act - because everyone has the right to clean air.

We’re calling for a Clean Air Act for the 21st century

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02/15/2017. Facebook
The official Sustrans guide to cycling Land's End to John o'Groats is here.

With detailed maps, route profiles and accommodation recommendations this guide will make planning your trip as easy as freewheeling.

Tempted? Check out the guide in our shop.

Sustrans Guide to Land's End to John o'Groats (LEJOG) on the National...

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02/14/2017. Facebook
Show your bike some love this Valentine's Day. Get 15% off all bike maintenance products with code: LOVEMYBIKE

Bike maintenance

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02/14/2017. Facebook
Happy Valentine's day! Get out there and celebrate with the important people in your life.

Here are ten great bike rides perfect for fun days out with friends.

Top 10 bike rides for fun days out with friends

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02/13/2017. Facebook
Our new Land's End to John o'Groats book has been reviewed by Seven Day Cyclist.

Find out what they thought of the route, the information included and the guide in general.

REVIEW : LAND'S END TO JOHN O'GROATS ON THE NCN

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02/11/2017. Facebook
What are you planning for half-term? Children love cycling, and there are plenty of places to explore on the National Cycle Network many of which are traffic-free.

Here's our advice on places to cycle with kids and help for planning a route.

Where to cycle with kids

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02/10/2017. Facebook
...or if you prefer, we also have some recommendations for trips to Wales.

Romantic days out in Wales

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02/10/2017. Facebook
Need some inspiration for a romantic activity for Valentines Day? There's nothing better than a get away.

Here are some of our top tips for a trip to Scotland.

Romantic days out in Scotland

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02/09/2017. Facebook
Temperatures have dropped across the UK so it seems like a good time to share this wintery advice from our friends at the Met Office.

Cycling is a great way to get outside and enjoy some fresh air and exercise. With some preparation and a little extra care there's no reason your bike has to hibernate over winter.

Winter weather and cycling - Met Office Barometer

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02/09/2017. Facebook
'I'm reminded daily of the positive effect cycling can have' - Lee Craigie.

If you haven't seen it yet, we strongly recommend that you watch this inspiring film from Lee Craigie while she cycles the stunning Caledonia Way Stretch of the National Cycle Network in Scotland.

Escape – Lee Craigie’s inner journey along the Caledonia Way

Lee Craigie of the Adventure Syndicate shares her short film about cycling the Caledonia Way Scotland. This video was filmed along NCN78, the Caledonia Way. ...

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02/09/2017. Facebook
Carrying out simple checks on your bike can help you enjoy hassle-free cycling and avoid repairs.

Take a look at our step-by-step guide to checking your bike is safe to ride.

The M check for your bike in 11 steps

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02/08/2017. Facebook
The National Walking and Cycling Network's future is looking bright as a number of paths and routes are to be added or upgraded.

Do you walk or cycle in Scotland? Tell us what you think and your views will be used to inform future development of the network.

National Walking and Cycling Network Survey - Tell us what you think

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