It is Cycle to Work Day today, a nationwide campaign that encourages everyone to pledge to hop on their bike for just one day. The campaign compliments the CSGN’s active travel theme in which we want to improve the provision of cycling and walking routes, allowing people more opportunity to use these methods of transport. This led our development officer Mike Batley to count up the miles he has clocked on his bike over the past 16 years commuting to work.
So how did he do? An impressive 40,000 miles worth of pedal power have seen Mike to work and back, equating to:
You can find out more about Cycle to Work Day on their website.