News clippings – Cycling Weekly

Cycling Weekly (22 August 2013) CYCLING IN MY CITY – Newcastle In 2012 Newcastle adopted a 10-year cycle policy which every Newcastle councillors signed, for 20 per cent of short journeys to be by bike by 2020 and seven strategic cycle routes into the city to be created, complete with a delivery programme. Without Newcycling pestering the politicians, this would not have come about. Getting the £5.7m DfT funding announced last week is great. It’s yet another excuse for inaction (not time, no money, no space) that now falls by the wayside! The council didn’t manage to action these ‘little’[…]

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