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Posted 21.03.17

Easter Works - Ordsall Chord
Information you need to be aware of when planning your rail trips over the Easter period.

Posted 10.03.17

Additional buses to be provided on Witchway and Red Express Services to Manchester on Monday 13th March In response to the Rail Strike.

Posted 09.03.17

All the information you need to know concerning the Rail Strike on Monday 13th March 2017, including Timetables, Frequently Asked Questions and Journey check up-to-date train running times.

Posted 17.02.17

Advice and Information on travelling to and from Ewood Park this Sunday and alternative parking and public transport options.

Posted 14.02.17

FREE Breeze Champion Training Course - 18th March 2017

Posted 14.02.17

Ticket Changes across Lancashire February 2017

Posted 07.02.17

A £1.94million funding boost to improve green transport in East Lancashire has been welcomed

Posted 07.02.17

The Young Weavers will be taking to the Weavers Wheels cycle network with pickers at the ready

Posted 16.01.17

New bus routes have been added to those that were reinstated following the closure of Darwen Coach Services

Posted 02.12.16

Fares and Product changes affecting Cumbria, Lancashire and Gt Manchester area, to be applied from 2nd January 2017.

Posted 14.11.16

Northern rail has done their first full Customer Report

Posted 08.11.16

Students and staff from Myerscough College were involved in a clean-up at a Weavers Wheel gateway in Ewood.

Posted 27.10.16

A Connect roadshow was held at the Blues Bar for the new Meet and Match group for people with learning disabilities.

Posted 19.10.16

FREE sessions at Junction4 Skatepark to anyone aged between 14 – 25

Posted 12.09.16

A joint bid has been prepared by Lancashire County Council and Blackburn with Darwen Council for sustainable transport funding.

Posted 30.08.16

Take a look at the upcoming cycling rides this year to test your skills

Posted 27.07.16

Transdev Lancashire United are to withdraw a number of services within the borough

Posted 25.07.16

New signs will help direct cyclists and walkers away from busy traffic

Posted 07.07.16

Blackburn’s Witton Park Cycle Centre are hosting a series of new courses to help encourage adults to take up cycling.

Posted 17.06.16

A great-grandfather to 20 children - with another on the way has been awarded Connect Champion of the Month.

Posted 16.06.16

More than 300 people took part in the Station to Station event for the Queen's 90th

Posted 13.06.16

Bike Week, June 11 - 19th

Posted 26.05.16

PUPILS are waging a campaign against irresponsible parking near their school by issuing their own warning letters.

Posted 05.05.16

Friendly British Cycling Ride Leaders along scenic local routes, the rides showcase some of the best sights the county has to offer.

Posted 05.05.16

https://www.goskyride.com/social

Posted 03.05.16

For a short time only the well-known Weavers Wheel will be putting on an exhibition of their work in progress.

Posted 03.05.16

Journalist, television presenter Ned Boulting presents for the first time a ride through the world of Bikeology at King Georges Hall.

Posted 21.04.16

Junction 4 skatepark are now offering beginner sessions for only £2!

Posted 12.04.16

British Cycling is on the hunt for new Breeze champions

Posted 11.04.16

Get fit and loose a few pounds ready for your summer wardrobe with health walks and cycle sessions

Posted 07.04.16

Bus service Transdev is now making travelling in Blackburn easier and cheaper with their new local zone.

Posted 01.04.16

Get out of the house with this month’s new health walks and cycling sessions.

Posted 29.03.16

A Council physical activity instructor has been recognised for her dedication to helping others in the community.

Posted 15.03.16

A new series of free bike rides in Lancashire are being launched.

Posted 04.03.16

As part of English Tourism Week Witton Park Cycle Centre will be holiday fun cycling sessions

Posted 04.03.16

ENGLISH Tourism Week is running from March 5-13 offering a perfect opportunity to showcase the borough’s best bits.

Posted 24.02.16

The Young Weavers are starting an adult only, weekly stress relief cycling evening event in March.

Posted 16.02.16

A Council physical activity instructor has been recognised for her dedication to helping others in the community.

Posted 08.02.16

Two Blackburn-based dietitians have become the first to start using a new staff car sharing scheme.

Posted 04.02.16

Work Well BwD will help you improve engagement and the health of your workplace…no matter how big or small.

Posted 03.02.16

Additional bike sheds have been introduced outside council offices to encourage more staff to cycle to and from work.

Posted 02.02.16

Witton Park Cycle Centre is offering a range of new and exciting activities this February half term.

Posted 27.01.16

Give your little ones the best change of learning to cycle from the earliest stage, with a new BalanceAbility Course.

Posted 25.01.16

You may be wondering what a Green Goat has got to do with this blog’s price of fish?

Posted 15.01.16

This will affect people travelling on the Blackburn to Manchester rail line.

Posted 12.01.16

Make your bike work better and last longer by attending the bike maintenance course in February.

Posted 29.12.15

Pumptrack now open to the public.

Posted 21.12.15

A new campaign using local people to promote greener travel in Blackburn with Darwen has been launched.

Posted 21.12.15

A new specialist cycle track is the latest exciting edition that Blackburn is offering cyclists.

Posted 18.12.15

As part of older people’s day a group visited Blackburn’s Witton Park for a scenic tour around the grounds.

Posted 15.12.15

This year Witton Park Cycle Centre are running many new exciting courses down at Witton Park

Posted 10.12.15

A little over a year ago cyclist Craig Atherton, from Blackburn, created The Friendly Cyclists

Posted 27.11.15

Natalie shares her story about her passion for running.

Posted 26.11.15

Yvonne Clarke no longer drives and is more than happy to rely on public transport to get her around the borough.

Posted 26.11.15

Farmeen a regular walker knows all about the health benefits of getting out and about in the fresh air.

Posted 25.11.15

Ben is feeling the health and lifestyle benefits of regularly cycling to and from work.

Posted 23.11.15

Laura uses the train to commute as it’s cheap, convenient and helps her relax on the way to and from work.

Posted 23.11.15

Travelling to and from work with friends or colleagues isn't always as entertaining as a trip with Peter Kay in the hit BBC 1 Comedy Car Share.

Posted 23.11.15

Baskar, 36, works as a transport planner for Capita in Blackburn so can see at first hand the benefits of car sharing.

Posted 23.11.15

Stephen is a familiar face around Blackburn and he regularly clocks up five to ten miles a day as he walks around town.

Posted 10.11.15

Train services on the route between Manchester and Bolton will return to a full timetable from Monday, December 14.

Posted 19.09.15

Bus passengers can now use a pay-as-you-go smart card for their journeys as part of a trial project.

Posted 18.09.15

Staff working in Blackburn Town Centre took part in Walk to Work Day on Friday morning.

Posted 17.09.15

A new £5.85m cycle network is being developed over the next fours years to provide better links around East Lancashire.

Posted 08.09.15

British Cycling and organisations across Lancashire, have announced a second phase of new rides as part of Sky Ride Local programme.

Posted 20.08.15

A Blackburn fire fighter is helping to put the spark back into cycling after opening a bike repair workshop in the area.

Posted 11.08.15

Lunchtime walks have been re-launched to help encourage Hospital staff to fit in a spot of exercise and socialise with colleagues.

Posted 10.07.15

If you love walking for exercise or just for fun then the Warpers Trail is the perfect walk for you.

Posted 08.07.15

A paper map was all it took to help walking officer Nick Burton find his way from Lancashire to London.

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