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  1. Monday, 30th November 2015 at 12:26pm

    Open Access Cycle Pumps on Campus

    We have recently installed two open access cycle pump for all to use. These are our first on our Manchester campus having trialed something similar on our Cheshire campus. You will find one at our Birley site in Hulme and the other on our central All Saints campus near Oxford Road (see image below).   If […]

  2. Wednesday, 30th September 2015 at 1:38pm

    Welcome & winners announced!

    Welcome! Hello and welcome to all students, both new and returning. It was great meeting lots of you at the welcome events this September. This monthly newsletter will tell you about events at MMU, give you tips and advice about sustainability and inform you about events and campaigns within Manchester. Thanks for signing up and […]

  3. Friday, 25th September 2015 at 2:54pm

    Making buses a priority in Manchester

    Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) are making one of the largest investments in Greater Manchester’s bus network for decades – with over 25 miles of the network being either created or improved. Their plan is to make bus travel a better experience for everyone. These improvements will help people enjoy quicker, more punctual and more […]

  4. Friday, 25th September 2015 at 2:51pm

    Living Streets’ Walk Challenge 28th September – 2nd October 2015

    Living Streets’ Walk Challenge is a free, fun walking challenge for teams and individuals to motivate themselves to walk as much as possible. For one week from 28th September – 2nd October, we’re encouraging people to register at www.walkchallenge.org.uk and change your travel behaviour for the better. Just add yourself to your organisation and department. […]

  5. Monday, 29th June 2015 at 12:09pm

    Sustainable Travel Updates and Events

    Catch The Bus Week Catch the Bus Week is a nationwide campaign aimed at driving awareness of the benefits of taking the bus. This year, the campaign runs from the 29 June to 5 July and there will be events, ticket giveaways and other activities taking place across the country, with bus companies, local authorities […]

  6. Friday, 26th June 2015 at 10:07am

    July’s Cycle to Work Breakfast

    Do you cycle to work? Then make sure you attend the monthly cycle to work breakfast on Wednesday 1st July 2015. All staff of the corridor partners (MMU, UoM, MRI/CMFT & RNCM) get a free breakfast – just for cycling to work. This month’s breakfast is hosted at the MMU Business School Café from 8.00am […]

  7. Thursday, 28th May 2015 at 10:53am

    Corridor Manchester’s Annual Cycle Event is back for another year

    The Annual Cycle Event 2015, this year hosted by the Hospital, takes place on Wednesday 17th June, 8.30 – 3.00, at the Whitworth Art Gallery. The event aims to celebrate, support and encourage cycling and all staff from each of the Corridor Manchester partners are invited – on a bike or not! This year, the […]

  8. Thursday, 28th May 2015 at 10:53am

    This Walk to Work Week, MMU staff logged 497 miles.

    Well done to everyone who logged their walks during Walk to Work Week 2015! Hopefully you all enjoyed walking to work and have felt the benefits as a result. During Walk To Work Week, MMU staff: Walked and logged 497 miles, which is 0.57 times from Land’s End to John O’Groats. Burnt 19,840 calories (equal […]

  9. Thursday, 28th May 2015 at 10:50am

    The Manchester Series – meet Manchester’s cycling superheroes

    Manchester is full of fascinating, inspiring and boundary-pushing cyclists. Therefore, this summer, Edinburgh Bicycle Cooperative are putting on a series of free talks at their Manchester store, to give you the chance to meet them. Each talk will last around 40 minutes followed by a Q&A. Every one of these talks is free to attend, […]

  10. Wednesday, 29th April 2015 at 12:47pm

    Cycle to Work Scheme coming back to MMU

    The Travel Team have been working with colleagues to bring the Cycle to Work scheme back to MMU. We are delighted to announce that the Halfords ‘cycle2work’ scheme is available to MMU staff from May 11th 2015. About Cycle to Work The Cycle to Work scheme enables MMU employees to make savings of up to […]