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We often get asked about cycle loops for people just getting cycling, and we understand that those first steps into active travel or a healthier lifestyle can be daunting. Roads feel dangerous. When we surveyed people in Wishaw, 100% of people didn't think cycling on roads in North Lanarkshire was safe. We can't change the roads without help from the council, and that takes time. Even in these Covid times, it still takes time to get practical steps in place that help to reduce Covid transmission. We can, though, help find you loops that are traffic-free and work on ways...

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commuting, cycle clothing, cycling, Lycra -

One of the most common questions we get asked about people wanting to take up commuting or active travel is, "Do I need to wear Lycra?" The answer is quite simply no.

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active travel, cycling, scooting, skating, sustainable travel, walking, wishaw -

At Socialtrack we are based within in Wishaw. Wishaw is best described as a post-industrial town at the edge of the Clyde Valley. In 2016 Wishaw had a census, and 30,510 people were found to be living here. The number of people in Wishaw makes it one of the most populous areas in either North or South Lanarkshire. Wishaw was originally a mining town and is now a growing commuter town serving the Central Belt. We feel this attribute makes it a great place to study active travel behaviour and people’s attitudes towards active travel. To see how we could...

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