The Association of Bikeability Schemes is pleased to announce that the National TABS Conference for 2019 will be held in Hereford on the following dates:- Wednesday May 15th and Thursday May 16th.
Herefordshire Council have strong and established cycling programmes, which have contributed to very healthy levels of cycling as demonstrated by the 2011 census data.
This year the new off-road cycle route from the station, opened, which connects to the Great Western Way.
Cllr Barry Durkin, Cabinet Member | Transport and Regulatory Services:-
“We’re delighted to be hosting next year’s national Bikeability conference, especially at such an exciting time for the Bikeability world. Hereford is going through exciting times with the development of a new University, significant investment in transport projects and strong growth of the Hereford Enterprise Zone. Herefordshire Council, with support from the DfT’s Access Fund, is delivering a wide range of exciting active travel initiatives that saw an amazing 26% increase in cycling levels from 2016/17 to 2017/18. I look forward to welcoming TABs members to Herefordshire.”
More details will follow before the end of the year, with registration opening by early January 2019.