A year to the day since she won gold for Britain in the velodrome, Paralympic cycling champion Dame Sarah Storey DBE launched a ride through Greater Manchester to keep the legacy of London 2012 alive. The ride was part of a 1,000 mile UK-wide cycle tour and series of community festivals called Pedal On UK, […]
Dave Barker writes about riding through the time of car. His thoughts and insights take us from cycling clubs in the 1950s through to 2010/11.
Now in its fifth year, the ride starts at Salford Quays, leaving Manchester via Old Trafford and Stretford, where it picks up the Trans-Pennine Trail. This mostly traffic-free route is ideal for cycling and takes you along part of the Manchester Ship Canal towards Liverpool and the Mersey, which you’ll reach by travelling down the […]
Alex Bailey interviews Manchester based cyclist Ernie Buck about his world tour by bicycle. AB Thanks for pointing me towards your website www.thebuckstop.net for some background information about your world cycle tour. I think it’s important that people hear about achievements such as yours so I’m glad that you agreed to do an interview. Tours […]
Details of Manchester to Liverpool ride, Sunday 18 June and ‘Get on Your Bike’ ride in Tatton Park for Cancer Research.