Links and Resources

Love Cycling Go Dutch Conference
Held in Manchester on 20 November 2012
A program of workshops and presentations by Dutch and British speakers that focused on all aspects of cycling: infrastructure, road safety, cycling culture, health, economical aspects of cycling and more.
Follow the link to access the presentations given at the conference.

BMA: Healthy transport = Healthy lives
Published July 2012 by the British Medical Association – comprehensive 121-page report

Public Health Recommendations 
Take Action on Active Travel (updated 2010) Association of Directors of Public Health and 110 other signatory bodies.
“We call on ministers, civil servants, local authorities and all involved to make a big shift now: invest heavily in walking and cycling, and recreate an environment where children can play in the street and adults lead an active life.”

DfT: Reported road casualties Great Britain: Main results 2011
Published June 2012


Other north west organisations

TravelWatch NorthWest
An independent organisation representing all users of public transport in the North West of England

VisTrav Sustainable Leisure Travel Network
Set up by Natural England and the University of Central Lancashire to bring together what is known about making rural leisure travel more sustainable.