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50 School Streets for Greater Manchester

£500k to deliver 50 School Streets across the city-region by spring 2022.

Safer Streets in Withington

Residents asked to feedback on plans for safer streets in Withington

50% of survey respondents open to walking and cycling more post-pandemic

A GM COVID-19 recovery survey has found almost half (47%) of respondents want to cycle and walk more after the pandemic.

Family cycling along the Wilmslow Road cycleway

£1.3m funding for Bury

Bury sees £1.3m funding approved for cycling and walking schemes

The cycle optimised protected signals junction in Bolton, Newport Street which separates people cycling and walking from motor traffic

Bolton CYCLOPS junction

Bolton opens the UK’s second pioneering CYCLOPS junction

Cycle & Stride

Cycle & Stride for Active Lives has announced the first 10 groups which will form part of its initiative to enable and support thousands of people across Greater Manchester to become more active through walking and cycling.

Cheadle & Cheadle Heath Active Neighbourhood

Residents in Cheadle Heath and Cheadle, Stockport are being asked how they’d like to improve the streets where they live as part of plans to create a series of new low-traffic neighbourhoods across Greater Manchester.

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