In case you've been avoiding social media as much as I have, Cardiff Cycle City are having a Christmas party. All are welcome to join us on Monday 18th December at 6pm at Ride My Bike Cafe (26 Park Place, Cardiff). Come along, talk cycling & eat mince pies.
In our previous post we said we'd take a deeper dive into Cardiff's Cycling Strategy and share findings with you. However, there's a mind-boggling amount to get through here, so we're going to break things up into a series of posts. Also, it is worth remembering that we've all been hit with what is essentially … Continue reading Cardiff Cycling Strategy 2016-2026 – Deep Dive Part 1…
The reading material is coming through thick & fast at the moment. Today we have the transport section of the Ask Cardiff report. Ask Cardiff' is an annual survey offering the public the opportunity to share their views on a wide range of Council delivered services. 4,431 members of the public participated in the 2015 … Continue reading Something to read: The Ask Cardiff Report on Transport
In case you missed it, Cardiff Council has had the go-ahead for a massive new development plan, which will include around 41,400 new homes in a number of locations around Cardiff. Some of these homes have already been built, but there are 5,000 homes planned for the pretty, green area between Radyr and St Fagans; … Continue reading Cardiff’s Forthcoming Growth Spurt…
Another date for your diary here. The Cardiff Cycle City Christmas Social has been arranged! With Christmas round the corner, and all the recent cycling-related developments in Cardiff, we thought it was a good time to re-connect and say thank-you to all the dedicated cyclists of Cardiff. Source: Cardiff Cycle City Christmas Social On 3rd … Continue reading Cardiff Cycle City Christmas Social
If you ever wanted to know anything about the state of cycling in Cardiff, today is a good day for you. Sustrans has published the data from its Bike Life survey for 2015. Taken across seven cities in the UK including Cardiff, the survey aims to shed light on attitudes towards cycling in the UK … Continue reading Cardiff Bike Life 2015
If we are to get more people using their bikes for their day-to-day trips & commutes, it's at a grassroots level that the change will come. Fortunately, the internet has given us the tools and the technology to form movements; to unite under a common purpose and to break down the traditional barriers that would … Continue reading What is a #CycleHack?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rFeOYlxJbmw The Wellbeing of Future Generations Act is the Welsh Government's latest piece of pioneering legislation that puts you and I front and centre. To help us understand what it is all about, we need to talk about what is known as the Social Determinants of Health. The Social Determinants In order to live a … Continue reading Cycling and the Wellbeing of Future Generations (Wales) Act 2015
On Friday we posted an article about a proposed bus & cycle lane on Cathedral Road and encouraged you to comment either below or directly to the Council. We also offered to write to the council with your comments on your behalf, should you not feel comfortable doing so. In order to do that, rather … Continue reading A New Bus & Cycle Lane on Cathedral Road – Your comments
Today is the day Parisians get to experience a quieter, less polluted version of their city, if only for a day. Car-free days are not a new idea --they've been happening around the world since the 1950s for various reasons, often as a result of a crisis of some kind. Paris is holding a car-free … Continue reading A Car-free Day in Cardiff? YOU can make it happen…