South of Scotland Cycling Partnership Strategy

South of Scotland Cycling Partnership Strategy
10 Year Cycling Strategy

The South of Scotland Cycling Partnership Strategy was launched in September 2022.  The vision is:

 By 2032 our South of Scotland communities are shaped around and include ALL of our people and cycling is the most popular choice for shorter everyday journeys and embedded into the daily fabric of the lives of our residents and experiences of our visitors

The Strategy was a key action within the South of Scotland Regional Economic Strategy and also aims to ensure the region becomes Scotland's leading cycling destination. 

South of Scotland Cycling Partnership Strategy - Annual Review
Annual Review 2023-24

This Cycling Strategy Annual Review 2023-24 provides an overview of the initiatives, projects and partnerships that have propelled the cycling strategy forward. It outlines the investments made in infrastructure, the expansion of cycling networks and the implementation of innovative solutions to enhance the cycling experience and increase participation in both everyday cycling and athlete pathways. It highlights our efforts to integrate cycling into broader rural planning and development frameworks, fostering a holistic approach that promotes active transportation and liveable communities.

South of Scotland Cycling Partnership Strategy - UF C2C Masterplan (abridged)

As part of implementing the REP Cycling Partnership Strategy and as part of the development work for the Coast2Coast Bike Infrastructure Masterplan, Urban Foresight was commissioned to undertake a piece of work for businesses and communities along the route. Cycling tourism gives an opportunity to deliver new economic opportunities for local communities and businesses and the resulting masterplan maps existing infrastructure and services and identifies opportunities necessary for a high-quality user experience.