What is Active Travel England (ATE)

And why is it good that it’s based in York? This week, the Transport Committee, a panel of cross-party MPs, met with CEO Danny Williams and National Commissioner Chris Boardman of Active Travel England to discuss the new government agency’s role and remit. The ATE is tasked with improving cycling and walking infrastructure, managing theContinue reading “What is Active Travel England (ATE)”

Active Travel Funding Threatened

Last week City of York Council was awarded £350,000 of active travel funding to carry out cycle parking improvements and create ‘people streets’ outside two schools. This small crumb from the £2 billion active travel funding pot confirms that York, along with Bournemouth and Worcestershire, has been placed firmly on the naughty step by theContinue reading “Active Travel Funding Threatened”