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“Pedal Power” cyclesport exhibition at MOSI

Olympic gold medallist Victoria Pendleton’s award winning bike is on display in Manchester The actual bike ridden to Gold Medal glory in the 2012 London Olympic Games, by two-time Olympic champion Victoria Pendleton CBE is on display in Manchester as part of the Museum of Science & Industry’s brand new exhibition, Pedal Power. Alongside Victoria’s […]

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GMCC Social Bike Ride 24th July 2014

GMCC’s next social ride is on Thursday 24th July, meet in Albert Square from 5.30pm for a 6pm departure. Ride from Manchester city centre… This month we’re heading to Park Bridge in Ashton-under-Lyne, Tameside. We’ll visit the The Hartshead Inn for sustenance, liquid refreshments and plenty of cycling chat! No need to join or sign up, just turn up […]

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Summary of Cycling Research from 2 MCC wards

Manchester in Greater Manchester

Making cities easier places to travel around by bike has many benefits: reduced traffic congestion, air pollution and greenhouse gases, as well as improved health and welfare. Whilst this is increasingly recognised within government, widespread social and environmental change to increase the number of cyclists has not been so readily forthcoming. Currently, cycling in the […]

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A future cycle map for Greater Manchester

Proposal to create a schematic, strategic cycle route map for Greater Manchester. I’ve been a GMCC member for quite a short time (since October 2013), however at monthly meetings there was something which kept cropping up in different discussions; here, there and everywhere. A strategic map of cycle routes across Greater Manchester. At June’s GMCC […]

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