Millions of children in this country want to cycle to school. Nationally, only 2% do. A 2008 Sustrans study showed that the local Kesgrave High School as a UK leader with over 60% of children cycling to school. So why are other local schools not following Kesgrave’s example?
The other Alex on here (alexoldman) has very kindly asked me to contribute here. I am a 38 year old young(ish) man living in Ipswich, who has been a regular commuter cyclist since 2001, who does not currently drive/own a car. I am relatively new to East Anglia – being brought up in London/SE England. […]
Reasons to Ride #2 – riding a bike makes you happy Purely on a physiological level, outdoor pursuits increase your body’s production of Serotonin, a natural hormone that gives a feel good factor. Riding feels good! If you use the bike to work scheme, you can make yourself happy by beating the taxman. Discounts on […]
We are pleased to present the report on the 2010 Cycle Ipswich member survey. Click here to download the survey report in PDF format.