Barnsley MP to unveil new cycle shelter at primary school

Barnsley MP Dan Jarvis was due to open a new cycle shelter at a primary school today.

Wednesday, 27th April 2016, 10:27 am
Updated Wednesday, 27th April 2016, 11:28 am

The MP was invited to Shawlands Primary School to see the shelter which was built thanks to funding from Barnsley Council and the cycling charity Sustrans.

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The shelter can store up to 20 bikes.

Shawlands wants more pupils to cycle to school.

Dave Atherton, Sustrans’ ‘Bike It’ officer for Barnsley, said: “Walking and cycling to school is a great way for our children to get the exercise they need every day.”