Local schools to cycle, scoot and walk their way to Lapland
Schools across Central Bedfordshire will soon be competing in a race to reach 'Lapland'.
The 'Santa Challenge' is an interschool cycling, scooting and walking competition that will run from 27 November to 8 December, which is being funded by our public health team and organised by sustainable transport charity Sustrans.
Cycle Parking Stands available in Dunstable and Houghton Regis
Voluntary sector groups, businesses, shops,
offices, cafés, pubs, churches, dental practices and surgeries in Dunstable and
Houghton Regis can get free cycle parking under the community cycle parking
schemes run by ParkThatBike (supported by Travel Choices).
bike parking stands are free of charge, but you are responsible for installing
them on your own property (we provide full instructions) in a location agreed
New CX bus service launches on 24 July linking Luton Interchange with White Lion Retail Park, Dunstable
From 24 July, Grant Palmer are
introducing a new half hourly EXPRESS BUSWAY CX service, connecting
Luton with White Lion, and serving the major employers in the area. It's also
ideal for shopping at the Retail Park. Timetables and Fares
South Beds Dial-a-Ride and Luton Shopmobility are jointly launching new Shopmobility schemes into four towns - Dunstable, Houghton Regis, Leighton Buzzard and Linslade.
An electric scooter may be hired by South Beds Dial-a-Ride and Luton Shopmobility members for use around designated shopping areas in each of the four towns.
The new schemes employ an enterprising and innovative concept. South Beds Dial-a-Ride members can book an electric scooter on 01525 220044, which is then delivered with the passenger to their chosen shopping centre and returned to base after hire.