Cycle Path Updates

Latest Cycle Path Closures and Reopenings

Cycle paths and other off-road routes can be closed without notice, causing inconvenience to cyclists and pedestrians.  Also, when closures take place, diversions are rarely suggested or signposted.  The Chester Cycling Campaign is providing a [More….]

Cyclist on Boardwalk Across Burton Point Marshes
Cycle Path Updates

Try the Dee Marshes Route

The cyclepath link between Deeside Industrial Park, Burton and Neston is one of the jewels in the crown of Chester’s cycling infrastructure.  Sustrans, Cheshire West and Chester Council and Flintshire County Council constructed a 3m [More….]

Towpath at Canal Basin
Cycle Path Updates

Canal Towpath Missing Link Finally Paved

Thanks to efforts by local Garden Quarter ward councillor Bob Rudd, the final section of canal towpath by the canal basin has finally been paved.  This 40 metre stretch has annoyed cyclists and walkers, as [More….]

Garden Lane Contra-flow with Signage
Cycle Path Updates

Garden Lane Cycle Contra-flow Now Open!

Chester now has another one-way road where two way cycling is permitted like in Northgate Street.  The Garden Lane contra-flow works were completed in February 2013, allowing cyclists to cycle against the flow of motor [More….]

Deva Link Ramp
Cycle Path Updates

Deva Link > Canal > Greenway Cyclepath Opens

On 14 June 2010 the Millennium Greenway reopened following the completion of another of the four major Cycle Demonstration Town infrastructure projects. Cyclists in West Chester now have set of new links between three popular [More….]

Micke Trafford Extension to the Greenway
Cycle Path Updates

Mickle Trafford Greenway Extension Now Open

The first of the major CDT infrastructure projects is now open.  The long-awaited official opening of the latest section of the Chester Millennium Greenway took place on 25 October 2009. Residents of Guilden Sutton and [More….]