|M21-M33 quiet route||3mi||Thu 17 May|
|Stretford-Salford||3mi||Mon 7 May|
|MoSI-MCUK-quiet-route||2mi||Mon 7 May|
|A56-M32||3mi||Tue 1 May|
|Manc Vic to Bicycle Dr||3mi||Wed 25 Apr|
|OMS-Stret||5mi||Thu 15 Mar|
|Decath to Somerton Road||3mi||Fri 23 Feb|
|Somerton Road to Decathlon||3mi||Fri 23 Feb|
|Decath Bltn to Train Station||600m||Fri 23 Feb|
|Cams Lane links||1mi||Wed 21 Feb|
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Tuesday 19 August
The 20mph revolution rolls on with two of Britain’s cities taking steps towards more bike-friendly streets. This week sees large swathes of inner Manchester become 20mph zones, including Hulme, Rusholme,…
Tuesday 27 May
A new cycle delivery company is aiming to bring two-wheeled freight transport to Manchester. Manchester Cycle Deliveries carries loads of up to 180kg anywhere in the city centre, and offers…
Wednesday 14 May · 1
This Saturday, 17th May, thousands of cyclists will be taking to the streets to demand better cycling conditions – while having fun doing so. The ‘Big Ride’ event, part of the…
Tuesday 1 April
Almost £5m is to be spent on a dozen small schemes to make England’s trunk roads safer for cyclists. The first one, in Hull, will be unveiled today. The Highways Agency is aiming to…
New Thursday 27 March
cycle.travel has obtained details of the new National Cycleway being planned beside the HS2 railway, from London to Birmingham and the North. The Dutch consultancy firm drawing up the proposals…
Thursday 6 March
London and Birmingham have their own bike shows: now, so does Manchester, with the Bike & Tri show returning to the city this weekend. To be held at the Manchester Central…
Find somewhere to cycle this weekend. Here’s our route-planner’s top picks around Manchester:
National Cycle Network
The National Cycle Network is a great way to find traffic-free routes and quiet lanes. These routes pass through Manchester:
To Ashbourne, Buxton, Halifax, Hebden Bridge, Burnley, Barnoldswick, Sedbergh, Appleby-in-Westmorland and Berwick-upon-Tweed.
To Telford, Newport, Stafford, Stone, Stoke-on-Trent, Biddulph, Congleton, Macclesfield, Bollington, Marple, Tyldesley, Atherton, Hindley, Wigan, Adlington, Chorley and Preston.
To Southport, Maghull, Liverpool, Widnes, Warrington, Lymm, Penistone, Barnsley, Swinton, Doncaster and Selby.
To Ramsbottom, Accrington, Rishton, Blackburn, Preston, Morecambe, Carnforth, Kendal, Windermere and Ambleside.
To Littleborough, Todmorden, Hebden Bridge, Halifax, Elland, Brighouse, Huddersfield, Mirfield, Dewsbury, Bradford and Leeds.