Tag Archives: Cycling

Traffic calming photo

Measures to support cyclists social distancing in place

The changes are the first set of traffic calming measures along the E3 cycle route linking Heavitree and Whipton to the City Centre.

Posted on: 19 June 2020 | Posted in: Environment
Photo of Magdalen Road

VideoFurther road layout changes to support walking and cycling in Exeter

A temporary one-way system has been introduced on Magdalen Road in Exeter as part of measures to boost walking and cycling and support social distancing

Posted on: 11 June 2020 | Posted in: Environment
Photo of new road layout to support walking and cycling

VideoWork underway on new road layouts to support walking and cycling

Work has started on introducing “pop-up” measures to support walking and cycling, backed with initial funding of £338,000 from the Government’s Emergency Active Travel Fund

Posted on: 6 June 2020 | Posted in: Environment
Photo of a shared pedestrian and cycle path

Devon moving forward with Active Travel Fund improvements

Devon County Council has confirmed that a comprehensive series of improvements for walkers and cyclists will be introduced as soon as possible

Posted on: 3 June 2020 | Posted in: Environment
Photo of a Co Delivery bike

Funding secured to encourage active business travel

A joint project led by Devon County Council has secured Government funding to encourage active business travel in Exeter as part of efforts to be carbon neutral by 2030

Posted on: 21 May 2020 | Posted in: Environment
Photo of the Tour of Britain finish in Dartmouth 2012

Tour of Britain postponed until September 2021

The organisers of the Tour of Britain have announced that this year’s race has been postponed until September 2021 due to the ongoing impact of the coronavirus pandemic

Posted on: 14 May 2020 | Posted in: Business and Economy
Photo of a shared pedestrian and cycle path

Devon exploring temporary measures for walkers and cyclists

Devon is actively pursuing a series of temporary measures to support social distancing for walkers and cyclists as part of the Government’s £250 million emergency active travel fund

Posted on: 13 May 2020 | Posted in: Environment
Photo of Wray Valley Trail

Surfacing and drainage work on Wray Valley Trail

A short section of the Wray Valley Trail will be closed on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday (3 – 5 March), meaning the trail will not be used to travel between Lustleigh and Moretonhampstead on these days

Posted on: 27 February 2020 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
Photo of cycling in Exeter

Walking and cycling programme in Devon awarded Government grant

A £500,000 grant from the Department for Transport will extend Devon County Council’s Access Fund Programme to promote walking and cycling initiatives in Exeter, Barnstaple and Newton Abbot

Posted on: 7 February 2020 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
Map of Exe Estuary Trail diversion route

Resurfacing work on the Exe Estuary Trail

The stretch of the Trail between Bridge Road and Station Road car park, near the Turf Hotel, will be closed for approximately five days from Monday 10 February for resurfacing work

Posted on: 3 February 2020 | Posted in: Environment| 5 Comments