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Free Itchen Bridge passage for electric vehicle drivers now live

Owners of fully electric vehicles can now cross Itchen Bridge free of charge with a SmartCities card. The electric vehicle concession forms part of Southampton City Council’s Air Quality Strategy to reduce air pollution in the city and encourage the uptake of low emission vehicles. The scheme is...

Bikes Go Free on the Gosport Ferry this summer!

Cycling is not just a sport; it’s a great way to get fit, a door to door means of transport, a fun pastime with the family, but above all a lot of fun! The summer months are the ideal time to get out and about by bicycle so for the fourth year running the Gosport Ferry will be running their “Bikes...
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Portsmouth City Council launches new near miss reporting system

Cyclists in Portsmouth can help make cycling safer thanks to a new near miss reporting system. Portsmouth City Council's Road Safety and Active Travel team created the web-based system for cyclists who experience a near miss while cycling on Portsmouth's roads with the aim of using the information...
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Check out our new electric bike pages

Thinking about getting an electric bike? If so then check out our new electric bike pages and find out what the benefits of using an electric bike are, key features and top tips for buying.

Latest travel updates

In this weather the advice is to only make essential journeys. For bus and train journeys please check directly with the operators for the most up to date information. For motorway updates and major roads near to where you live go to www. trafficengland.com and www.omanse.org.uk/index.htm for major...

£6.93m grant for extending the Eclipse service in Gosport

The First Bus Eclipse service, which opened in 2013 has been granted £6.93m from the Department for Transport to extend the route into Gosport town centre. Councillor Mark Hook, leader of Gosport Borough Council, welcomed the news. He said: ‘This is really exciting news to hear for Gosport. ‘This...

Pompey in the Community launch campaign to raise £6000 for new wheelchair bikes

From October 12-14 Pompey in the Community will be cycling a disability wheelchair carrier bike all the way from Derby to Portsmouth. Covering 195 miles and using a bike that weighs more three times an average bike, they aim to raise a total of £6,000 to purchase two new wheelchair bikes for the...

Travelling to Victorious festival this weekend?

Portsmouth hosts its annual Victorious festival in Southsea, Portsmouth this weekend. The three day festival runs from Friday 25th to Sunday 27th August 2017. If you are going here's some top tips on travelling to the festival by public transport or by bike. There's a bespoke Park and Ride service...

Changes to South West Trains services

From 4th–28th August 2017, fewer South West Trains services will be running as work begins to extend platforms in London Waterloo. Updated train timetables for this period are now available from National Rail – we recommend you use them to plan for your upcoming journeys to help make them as smooth...

Want to get fitter and healthier this year?

Its a new year and for many being fitter and healthier is part of the plan for 2017. If you want to get fitter walking and cycling is a great way to do this and to improve your well being too. We have lots of events and activities to help you get out on your bikes or to walk more. Plus, we have a...

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