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The Love Your Bike campaign is based in Greater Manchester. We aim to promote cycling and to help make it an attractive, accessible and fun way to get around. Cycling is far more than a leisure activity: it is the low-carbon transport of the future. Co-ordinated by Manchester Friends of the Earth, we aim to work closely with other like-minded organisations.

See the Love Your Bike campaign’s website.


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      Love Your Bike’s response to the Chorlton Cycling and Walking route consultation

      Manchester City Council are recently held a consultation on a 5km, £13.4 million proposed cycling and walking route from Chorlton to Manchester.  The proposed 5km route will run along Barlow Moor Road, through Chorlton and then Manchester Road, Upper Chorlton Road … Continue reading

      17th Feb 2019
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      Converting street parking into cycle lanes

      There is an excellent article from CityLab March in 2015, which is a summary of twelve studies done on this question. In case you don’t have time to read it, the recurring themes across the studies it mentions are That … Continue reading

      8th Jan 2019
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      Show your support for the Chorlton to Manchester Cycle Way!

      Love Your Bike, Manchester Friends of the Earth’s cycle campaign, have launched a simple online action to encourage people to show their support for the Chorlton to Manchester Cycle Way. [1]

      5th Dec 2018
      Chorlton Cycling and Walking Way (Manchester City Council)

      Support the Chorlton Cycling and Walking Route

      Manchester City Council are leading a consultation on a 5km, £13.4 million proposed cycling and walking route from Chorlton to Manchester. You can show your support with this simple email action, created by Love Your Bike.

      3rd Dec 2018

      Can you help the Station South Restoration and Cycle Café crowdfunder ?

      We’re restoring an old railway station to its former glory and need your help to transform it into a destination cycle café, bar, co-working space and permaculture inspired garden! 

      29th Aug 2018

      The Greater Manchester Bike Share Survey (win £200) (Salford University & British Cycling)

      The University of Salford and British Cycling invite you to take part in an online survey on cycling and bike share in Greater Manchester.

      19th Jun 2018

      Cycle campaigners call on Greater Manchester to “Vote for Cycling!”

      On Friday 27th April, Manchester Friends of the Earth will be encouraging people across Greater Manchester to ‘Vote for Cycling’ when casting their vote in the local elections.

      25th Apr 2018

      Manchester City Council press release: Ambitious Manchester to Chorlton Cycleway proposed

      See below for the Manchester City Council press release concerning the proposed Manchester to Chorlton Cycleway.

      22nd Mar 2018

      A6 Buxton Road (High Lane) – On carriageway cycle lane (23rd Feb: deadline for comments)

      See text below from Stockport Council regarding a consultation on the A6 Buxton Road (High Lane) – On carriageway cycle lane. The closing date for responses is Friday 23rd February 2018.

      13th Feb 2018
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      ‘Made to Move’: Time to Act!

      Love You Bike is calling on the Greater Manchester Combined Authority to support Chris Boardman’s (Greater Manchester cycling and walking commissioner) ‘Made to Move: 15 steps to transform Greater Manchester’ plan at the GMCA meeting on Friday 15th December. [1]

      11th Dec 2017