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New Forest National Park Walking Festival

The New Forest Walking Festival has more than 70 walks offering a behind the scenes view of the National Park. The New Forest is a wonderful place to walk, with flat, accessible routes that allow people of all ages and abilities to enjoy the Forest’s fiery foliage on a bracing autumn walk. Many...

Free led rides for women in Hampshire

My Journey are providing free led rides for women who would like to improve their cycling skills. If you’d like to feel more comfortable cycling on the roads then join our group – its free and part of British Cycling’s Breeze Initiative You can sign up independently or with your female friends...
Junior Road Safety Officer Conference

Junior Road Safety Officer annual conference

When encouraging children and parents to travel to school more sustainably, it is vital to ensure pupils are taught essential road safety skills. To help do this, the Road Safety Team at Hampshire County Council run the Junior Road Safety Officer (JRSO) scheme, where schools choose two children to...

The Golden Mile

Winchester City Council have recently formed a partnership with the Golden Mile so that schools can take part in regular walking/ exercise during school time. The Golden Mile is an all year round initiative whereby pupils, staff and even parents can get involved. Simply walk, jog or run around a...

Register in advance and benefit from a FREE bike check worth £14.99

Not long now until Sky Ride Southampton. As well as the ride, there's some great entertainment on the day for all the family including: Keep Pedalling where you can find out more about cycling, Sky Ride photo booth, Tricks and Tunes, Style My Sky Ride - an area to customise your bib and decorate...

Want to get more walking into your day?

Want to get more walking into your day? During May Living Streets will show you 20 fun and easy ways to fit 20 minutes' walking in to your day. And if you sign their pledge, they will keep you up to date on #Try20 news and send you tips plus lots of free handy guides to keep you on your feet. All...

All aboard the new bus station in Andover

110914_andover.jpg Andover’s new bus station was officially opened today (Wednesday 10 September 2014) by Hampshire County Councillor Seán Woodward and Test Valley Borough Councillor Ian Carr. The £3million building, now home to the bus station, Test Valley Community Services, Shopmobility and a...

New lakeside cycle route for Andover

Andover’s newest cycle route, The Lakes, was launched on Sunday, 22 June by the Worshipful the Mayor of Test Valley, Councillor Jan Lovell. So impressed was the Mayor by the new route that she pledged to come back and cycle the entire length of it before the end of her mayoral term; even though...

Commuters in for a smoother ride in South Hampshire

Transport operators in South Hampshire are working in partnership to ensure that local people have a smoother ride with the introduction of the new Solent Go travelcard. Nine local transport operators are meeting today to publically sign a partnership agreement to launch Solent Go – the region’s ‘...
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Fun, free summer cycling in Southampton with Sky Ride Local

Summer is just about here – and with it comes British Cycling’s Sky Ride Local programme in Southampton. Click here to book your place now. The popular programme of rides, guided by trained British Cycling ride leaders, is set to kick off on 8 June with rides taking place all over Southampton...

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