16 May 2014
The campaign to reopen Queensbury railway tunnel, between Halifax and Bradford, for cyclists has received a boost. Robert Goodwill, Minister for Cycling, has agreed to visit the tunnel and…
31 Mar 2014
The Two Tunnels path, burrowing under the hillside south of Bath, has become one of the National Cycle Network’s greatest successes since opening last year. Now the people of West Yorkshire…
Find somewhere to cycle this weekend. Here’s our route-planner’s top picks around Halifax:
National Cycle Network
The National Cycle Network is a great way to find traffic-free routes and quiet lanes. These routes pass through Halifax:
To Ashbourne, Buxton, Hebden Bridge, Burnley, Barnoldswick, Sedbergh, Appleby-in-Westmorland and Berwick-upon-Tweed.
To Manchester, Littleborough, Todmorden, Hebden Bridge, Elland, Brighouse, Huddersfield, Mirfield, Dewsbury, Bradford and Leeds.
What are the roads like? Which are the most cycle-friendly cafés? Where’s your favourite place for a Saturday afternoon spin? Share your knowledge with other local cyclists.