News in Pictures

This article was published in 2019, in Magazine 145.

Progress on the Chisholm Trail continues, with local members keenly following construction work on the Abbey-Chesterton cycle bridge

Photo: Anna Langley
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We’ve been told the bridge itself will be lifted in around March 2020 with the riverside cycle route and wider jetty under the rail bridge open later in the summer. Phase One of the Trail (linking Cambridge North to Coldham’s Lane) is due to be completed in 2021.

The upgraded Sawston to Stapleford route was officially opened by the Greater Cambridge Partnership on Tuesday 29 October.

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Part of a package of ‘quick wins’ to improve safety and enhance the cycle network, the scheme involved widening and resurfacing the route which is heavily used by schoolchildren

Cambridgeshire was the winning region in the national Cycle September scheme hosted in our area by the Greater Cambridge Partnership in collaboration with Love to Ride.

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184 organisations took part with CMR Surgical and Owlstone Medical scooping national prizes for their employees’ cycling achievements. The Camcycle staff also received an award for 100% employee participation!