Contact & Activities

Participating city

329.200 inhabitants

Local contact

Traffic & Transport
Jennie Maybury
Loxley House, Station Street
NG2 3NG Nottingham
++44 115 8763946

Participation 2018

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
HSBC UK Let's Ride event
22 September
Ridewise Community Cycle Centres at Arkwright Meadows Community Centre and King Edward Park, Sneinton, from 10am. Cycle instructors will be on hand to help you feel more confident and happy on two wheels - and it's free.
Carrying out a Car-Free Day event by closing one or more streets to traffic, and opening it to pedestrians, cyclists and public transport. This should preferably happen on 22 September to mark your town or city as part of World Car-Free Day.
Zone opened to residents on Car-Free Day:
The council is supporting the British Cycling HSBC UK Let's Ride event on Sunday 16 September.
We’re closing Victoria Embankment to traffic and hosting a street festival for anyone on a bike.
It's free to enter, and you can borrow a bike if you don't have one.
Music, food and drink, fun and games, demos, giveaways, activities, challenges, face painting – it’s all happening.
Implementing one or more new permanent measure(s), which contribute(s) to modal transfer from private car to environmentally sound means of transport.
Permanent measures implemented this year:
New or improved bicycle facilities
  • Improvement of bicycle network (creation of new lanes, extension, renovation, signposting etc)
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Charging points for electric vehicles