Active Travel Toolbox
Although the restrictions are easing from the 19th July, the government are still urging people to be cautious.
Check out our 10 active travel toolbox hints and tips below for how to kick start or refresh your cycling skills, from safety to bike maintenance and local walking and cycling maps for your area. Whether it is to work, to the shops or for daily exercise the Choose How you Move Team are here to support you
We are here to help, email us at Choose How you Move if you need further assistance or guidance.
If you are unsure where to start or looking to get back on your bike then this link should help you with some of the questions you may have.
HSBC have teamed up with British cycling to provide you with tips and hints, to get you and your family back on your bikes and outdoors
British Cycling have a ready, set ride programme with detailed guidance on how to support children from a balance bike to cycling a bike with pedals
This may be the time for you to try cycling as part of your commute, if so then there are 14 handy tips here to make sure your first cycle to work is a success.
Living streets have provided this information to make sure we are staying safe while walking
There are also loads of great green spaces across the county, Forestry England have provided this information regarding their open spaces.
Want to walk/cycle to your destination but not sure what route to take? Plan your route using the Choose How You Move journey planner.
You can find lots of walking maps and routes within Leicester and Leicestershire using the link above.
You can view cycle routes and maps on the link above.
Make the most of the festive season with friends and family with #LeicsParkandRide’s extra Christmas services, running every Sunday in December 10am-5.30pm, inc Boxing Day. Group tickets £3 for up to 5 people. NHS staff & concessionary pass holders free. crowd.in/edMXhh
#LeicsParkandRide runs every day in December except Christmas Day, giving you more time for Christmas shopping, visiting festive attractions or meeting friends. Running from 10am-5.30pm tomorrow. Group tickets £3 for up to 5 people travelling together. crowd.in/7RsoeI
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If you’re planning to go into the city centre for shopping, relaxing or having festive fun, why not take #LeicsParkandRide. Buses running 7am-7pm Monday to Saturday, and 10am to 5.30pm on Sundays. More info at crowd.in/SlCcpf
Going to the city centre for Christmas shopping? Let #LeicsParkandRide take the stress out of the festive season. Extra services running every Sunday in December 10am-5.30pm. Group tickets £3 for up to 5 people. NHS staff & concessionary pass holders free. crowd.in/nzhymE