*British Waterways is dead, long live the Canal and River Trust!
This is its successor for England and Wales, and its new website includes a guide to cycling opportunities on towpaths - plus its Share the Space, Drop your Pace guidelines.
Towpaths make a great link between quieter roads, and may help you avoid traffic if you're not confident on busy roads. Take a look at an Ordnance Survey map to reveal the possibilities. However, note that although most towpaths in our area are permissible Read more [...]