Cheltenham ENVIRONMENT Environment NEWS

A more sustainable future: are universities promoting sustainable travel?

Are our Universities sustainable? More importantly, are our universities promoting sustainable travel? With transport becoming the most polluting sector in the United Kingdom it’s important we look to our universities to see if they are doing everything in their power to encourage sustainable travel with their students. Looking locally, the University of Gloucestershire seems to […]

BUSINESS Christmas

Christmas cheer with pine needles and pedals

There’s something quite Harry Potter-ish about The Bicycle Hub in Cheltenham.  For a start – its address –  278 Gloucester Road, Cheltenham Railway Station, Platform 2, Cheltenham.  And while passengers on the 8.28am London Paddington to Cheltenham – calling at Reading, Didcot Parkway, Swindon, Kemble, Stroud, Stonehouse, Gloucester and Cheltenham Spa – are quite used to […]

CRIME NEWS

Cycling champion councillor has bike stolen

Cheltenham Borough Councillor Max Wilkinson had his bicycle stolen during a meeting at the Municipal building in Cheltenham last night. Liberal Democrat Parliamentary candidate Mr. Wilkinson, a cycling champion, is not the first political figure in Gloucestershire to have their bike stolen, with Conservative MP for Gloucester Richard Graham also a victim of a chain of bike thefts. […]