Newcastle Cycle City promise – press release

28.01.2012 PRESS RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE THE PROMISE OF A FANTASTIC FUTURE FOR CYCLING IN THE CITY Wednesday 1st February promises to be a day of celebration for cyclists in Newcastle. A detailed action plan ‘Delivering Cycling Improvements in Newcastle’ will be formally agreed by Newcastle City Council. This builds on the recently agreed ‘Cycling Strategy for Newcastle’ and its key aim to create a vibrant cycle culture with every 1 in 5 trips under five miles being undertaken by bicycle by 2021. Currently this number is in the region of 1 in 50 and a ten-fold increase is[…]

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