News in Numbers

This article was published in 2019, in Magazine 144.

57.5%

of adults cycle at least once a week in Cambridge according to the DfT’s latest Walking and Cycling Statistics. In South Cambs the figure is 27.4% and in East Cambs it’s 20.3%, over three times the English average of just 6.1%.

2,300

is the number of new cycle parking spaces which will be provided at 48 stations across England with £6.8 million of government funding. Impressive? Not when you consider that the Cambridge Cyclepoint has 2,850 spaces.