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Sutcliffe Cycles to close on Christmas Eve after serving Preston’s cyclists for over 60 years

Sutcliffe Cycles, Preston’s much-loved independent cycling shop, will close permanently on Christmas Eve after serving the local community for over 60 years. Since opening in 1957, the shop has provided […]

6 months ago
Climate campaigners launch call for where Preston should have new cycle lanes

The temporary cycle lane in Winckley Square Prestonians are being asked where they would like to see new cycle lanes in the city. Climate Action Preston are making cycling their key campaign this October as they join […]

8 months ago
Leyland family is one of many embracing cycling during lockdown

Emma Rawlinson from Leyland A new campaign aims to build on a surge in cycling during lockdown by encouraging more people to join those who’ve already made a habit of using their bikes for […]

10 months ago
Growing safety concerns over ‘speeding cyclists’ on Frenchwood and Avenham paths

A cyclist in Avenham Park Prestonians are concerned that a serious accident could be caused by speeding cyclists on the Guild Wheel. Locals walking the riverside paths in Frenchwood and Avenham and Miller Parks say […]

11 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Guild Wheel cyclists and walkers set to see safer Fulwood crossings

The Guild Wheel sees more than 100,000 journeys each year Pic: Tony Worrall Cyclists on the Guild Wheel are set to see new crossings as the route makes its way through Fulwood. The 21-mile cycle route has crossings in Oliver’s Place and Pitman […]

2 years ago
Guild Wheel riders and walkers asked for their views on crossings

Riders on the Guild Wheel Pic: Tony Worrall Riders on the Guild Wheel Pic: Tony Worrall Riders, runners and walkers who use the Guild Wheel route around Preston are being asked for their views on its crossings. The […]

3 years ago
One of the Guild Wheel’s founding fathers has died

Peter Ward with his MBE Peter Ward with his MBE One of the founding fathers of Preston’s popular cycling route has died. Peter Ward co-designed the Guild Wheel which runs for 21-miles around the city. […]

4 years ago
Guided cycle rides to help Prestonians see Bowland beauty

Each ride is led by a cycling guide Each ride is led by a cycling guide Two guided bike rides are being offered to those keen to take up cycling. Across Preston and South Ribble the rides are […]

4 years ago
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