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Greenway Flooding Problems and Diversion

For the past several winters, the Chester Millennium Greenway has suffered from flooding between Long Lane and the A55. This has affected all users of the path, including cyclists and pedestrians. Shallow flooding is less [More….]

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News

Cycling Plans for SE Chester Parishes

Developing the Plans Several Chester Cycling Campaign members put in many hours of work over the summer developing a Cycling Plan for South East Chester. Five Parish Councils in South East Chester, Great Boughton, Littleton, [More….]

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Making the Greenway More Accessible

Eileen Morgan, the Inclusive Cycling Officer for Chester Cycling Campaign, has recently had 2 big successes: Getting the Mickle Trafford barrier on the Millennium Greenway changed so that it is now accessible. Receiving local and [More….]

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Local Cycling & Walking Infrastructure Plan

Cheshire West And Chester’ Council’s “Walk. Ride. Thrive” Local Cycling and Walking Infrastructure Plan (LCWIP) 2020-2030 was approved in July 2020. Campaign members had been part of the LCWIP working group since it was formed [More….]

Events

Inclusive Cycling Experience Events

The Chester Cycling Campaign offers a number of inclusive cycling support events.  These events are organised by Eileen Morgan, the Campaign’s Inclusive Cycling Officer. Eileen’s Supported Rides at ‘Give It a Spin’ These sessions are [More….]

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Covid-19 Cycling Advice

Latest Covid-19 Cycling Advice

The Chester Cycling Campaign encourages everyone who cycles during the Covid-19 pandemic to practise social distancing and to follow the best available advice regarding how to keep yourself and others safe. Government advice is updated [More….]

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Campaign News

Campaign Develops Climate Emergency Response

Cycling’s numerous health benefits are well known, but it can also make a significant contribution to shrinking your carbon footprint as well as shrinking your waistline. Cycling not only has an impact on the individual [More….]

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Information

What is a Sportive/Audax Ride?

A sportive or audax (also known as a randonnée) is an organised cycling event designed to present a challenge to you as an individual. Most are one day events. Distances, rules, level of support, recognition [More….]