Tag Archives : Saltram


Improved walking and cycling links between Plym Valley and Saltram

Work to improve walking and cycling links between the Plym Valley Trail and Saltram Countryside Park is now complete. The scheme includes a new off-road link directly into the trail from Coypool Road and improvements to the path running underneath Plymouth Road, as well new and improved crossings for walkers and cyclists. It was awarded […]

Left to right: Sandra Pentney from the Council, Hannah Jones, John Scott, Simon Newens and Jim Wright from SWH Civils and Councillor Philippa Davey, the Council’s Cycling Commissioner

Countdown to Sky Ride Plymouth

There are just four days to go until this year’s Sky Ride Plymouth and cyclists of all ages and abilities are gearing up for another fantastic fun-packed event. Local BMX pro Charlotte Green and new Lord Mayor, Councillor Dr John Mahony will kick off the action at 9.30am on Sunday before thousands of people from […]


Funding boost for walking and cycling links between Plym Valley and Saltram Park

We’ve been awarded £242,000 to improve walking and cycling links between the Plym Valley Trail and Saltram Countryside Park. The funding forms part of a larger award made by the Department for Transport’s Cycle Ambition Fund to Devon County Council’s ‘Granite and Gears’ project, which aims to improve cycling access to Dartmoor from across the county. […]


Sky Ride Plymouth will include new Laira Rail Bridge link

The route for this year’s Sky Ride Plymouth event has been announced – and it will include the brand new Laira Rail Bridge cycle path. Work to restore the disused bridge is well under way and the new walking and cycling link over the River Plym will be open in plenty of time for the […]