Bike Rides on Brighter Nights

With the brighter evenings of May and June finally here, now is the perfect time for the whole family to get out and about on foot, bike or scooter.  As you know we have been promoting active travel to school over the past year, working with Sustrans. The Sustrans website can provide you with a list of safe cycling and walking routes.  Here are some for you to have a browse through to find new routes in your local area.

http://www.sustrans.org.uk/ncn/map/national-cycle-network/about-network  The National Cycle Network (often known as the NCN) is a series of safe, traffic-free paths and quiet on-road cycling and walking routes that connect to every major town and city

http://www.sustrans.org.uk/change-your-travel/children-and-families/cycling-kids/benefits-family-cycling Useful info for parents of the benefits of cycling with your child.

http://www.sustrans.org.uk/ncn/routes?region=86 A list of cycling/walking routes in Northern Ireland suitable for commuting or family days out!