Car-Free Challenges & Lessons So Far

I completely expected going car-free to come with a few challenges – although I didn’t expect to encounter quite so many in my first couple of weeks. The up-side of challenges is that there is always something to learn in it – perhaps a change of approach that will make life easier in the long…

The devil’s in the detail

Some key lessons I’ve learned or been reminded of in the past two weeks: Punctures will strike when you least expect it. No matter how many bright flashing lights you attach to yourself and your bike, there will still be someone out there who wants to drive over the top of you in order to…

Ground Zero: My Challenge Begins

My name is Emma Keenan, and I live in Northern Ireland. I work as an Active Travel Officer for Sustrans. My job takes me into schools across the Causeway Coast & Glens area, working with children, parents and staff to encourage more active travel on the school journey. I’m immensely lucky, because I absolutely love…