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Help us save our cities before it’s too late.

The pressure is building to find a way to ensure cities are healthier and happier places to live and we believe movement is at the heart of this.

Beginning in our home city of London, we are launching our Campaign for Movement to drive change.

Join us and help us take a stand.  

 

WHY WE NEED TO ACT NOW

 

Air Quality

Air pollution causes at least 40,000 early deaths a year in the UK.*

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Cycling is proven to bring huge benefits to our societies, to health, the environment and the economy.

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There are 66.4 million people in the UK. Only 3% regularly ride a bike.**

Depression

Regular physical activity reduces depression up to 30% and the chance of developing cancer by up to 45%.***

Football pitches

Over 8,000 hectares of Central London land is taken up by parked cars. That’s the same size as 57 Hyde Parks, 6.6 Heathrow Airports or 5,714 Football Pitches.****

42 Bromptons

1 parking space = 42 Bromptons. Surely there is a better way to use car parking space?

People For Movement

 

Will Butler-Adams OBE, CEO, Brompton Bicycle

Our cities are killing us. Not only have we completely lost touch with our surroundings; our urban lifestyles are actually damaging our health and the environment. But it doesn’t have to be this way.

We’ve spoken to some of the world’s leading urban experts to explore how clever city planning combined with appropriate investment can impact our environments.

Let's work together and become a force for change.

Read Will's words on Campaign for Movement here.

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Be Part of the Solution

 

Join us for a ride!

On September 22nd 2019, we hosted rides across the world to celebrate Car Free Day.

 

 

 

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Take Action

Ask your local policymaker what they're doing to put movement at the heart of healthier, happier cities. Your voice has power, so use it!

Write a letter to your policymaker here.

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Get Moving

Cycling and walking is the obvious choice for short journeys, but people often use a car.

Imagine the impact we could have if we all committed to making those trips by bike or foot?

Read more here.

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THIS IS JUST THE START

Keep checking back in - this is only the start of the journey.

 

Source: Royal College of Physicians (2016).

** Source: Office for National Statistics (2019), Cycling UK (2017).

*** Source: NHS (2018), Glasgow University (2017).

**** Source: Farells, WSP & Parsons Brinckerhoff (2018).