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Velo-Safe lockers installed in Japan

On December 20th, 2012, posted in: All News Items, Major Employers by Comments Off

The Velo-Safe locker has now been installed in Japan. A shipment of 25 lockers were sent out to Japan and were installed recently at the Okinawa Institute. It seems as though they are located in a very nice position, overlooking the sea!

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LSTF Networking Forum and Conference

On November 28th, 2012, posted in: All News Items, Councils, Cycling & Bike Parking News by Comments Off

Re-booting Smarter Travel is a networking forum and conference for all the Local Sustainable Transport Fund (LSTF) projects. It takes place on 05 & 06 December 2012 in Bristol at Council House. The event will enable delegates from a number of different sectors to network with each other and share good practice, find opportunities for..

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Sheffield racks prove very popular with residents at Sandringham flats

On November 26th, 2012, posted in: All News Items, Cycling & Bike Parking News, Residential - Commercial by Comments Off

The residents of Sandringham Flats, Charing Cross in London have recently received some new cycle parking in different locations across the site. A total of 18 Sheffield stands, in black, with a security bar and embedded in concrete for security were supplied by Cycle-Works Ltd. This is what Steve Furness, Vice chairman of Sandringham residents..

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Congratulations to Paul Best of Southern Rail – Cycling Champion 2012

On November 19th, 2012, posted in: All News Items, Cycling & Bike Parking News, Transport Operators - Train/Bus/Air by Comments Off

Paul Best, Project Manager at Southern Railway, was the unanimous winner of the Cycling Champion Award at the recent ATOC Cycle Rail Awards 2012 held at the Houses of Parliament. Southern Railway had a target of installing 1,500 new secure cycle parking spaces by 2013 but Paul smashed this target early and has gone on..

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ATOC Cycle-Rail Toolkit

On November 19th, 2012, posted in: All News Items, Cycling & Bike Parking News, Transport Operators - Train/Bus/Air by Comments Off

The Association of Train Operating Companies has published a ‘Cycle-Rail Toolkit’ containing guidelines to help railway managers and local authorities make it easier for passengers to combine cycling with rail travel. Devised in consultation with train operators, the Department for Transport and cycling organisations, the publication draws on international examples of best practice to demonstrate..

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Haywards Heath Cycle Hub wins ‘Highly Commended’

On November 19th, 2012, posted in: All News Items, Transport Operators - Train/Bus/Air by Comments Off

The Cycle Hub at Haywards Heath Station has been awarded the title of ‘Highly Commended’ at the recent ATOC Cycle Rail Awards 2012 held at the Houses of Parliament. Haywards Heath Cycle Hub was seen, by the judges, to be well-designed and well-considered. The project increased the number of bike parking spaces from just 75..

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Southern Railway wins ‘Operator of the Year’

On November 19th, 2012, posted in: All News Items, Transport Operators - Train/Bus/Air by Comments Off

Southern Railway have won the title of ‘Operator of the Year’ at the recent ATOC Cycle Rail Wards held at the Houses of Parliament. Cycle-Works had nominated Southern for the provision of cycle parking across the network. Southern had a major problem with the limited amount of cycle parking spaces and identified the need to..

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City Tower Cycle Hub, Manchester

On November 16th, 2012, posted in: All News Items, Bike Stations by Comments Off

The City Tower Cycle Hub has recently opened in Picadilly Gardens, Manchester. Cycle-Works were asked to install the wheeling ramps that lead from the entrance level down to the actual cycle parking area in this basement parking below the tower. The hub will allow cyclists to park their bikes in guaranteed spaces with the peace..

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Southport Station Cycle Centre wins ‘Station of the Year’ Award

On November 16th, 2012, posted in: All News Items, Bike Stations, Transport Operators - Train/Bus/Air by Comments Off

The UK’s first cycle centre at Southport station has won the title of  ’Station of the Year’ at the recent ATOC National Cycle Rail Awards 2012, held at the Houses of Parliament. Cycle-Works supplied and installed the cycle parking at the centre and worked closely with Merseyrail and STG deliver this radical new facility in..

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Healthcare Estates Conference – see us there at Stand A19

On September 20th, 2012, posted in: All News Items, Hospital & Healthcare by Comments Off

Cycle-Works are exhibiting at the Healthcare Estates Conference and Exhibition 2012 at Manchester Central on 09 & 10 October 2012.

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