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Give your views on air quality and travel in Portsmouth

In March, Portsmouth City Council was awarded £450,000 from the government's £260million Clean Air Fund to deliver a series of sustainable travel initiatives and awareness-raising campaigns to improve air quality across the city, and in particular in the city's five remaining Air Quality Management...

Bike Register security marking sessions

Get your bike security marked at our bicycle marking events - it's free and only takes a few minutes. Bikes are permanently marked with a unique code, and added to the national Bike Register database. This makes it easier for police forces across the county to reunite stolen bikes with their owners...
Bike Doctor repairing a bike

Visit the FREE Bike Doctor in Portsmouth

To help keep your bike on the road, we're offering free Bike Doctor clinics. They provide check-ups and basic repairs to your cycle. Bike Doctor clinics are currently running: Each Wednesday from 10am - 4pm in Commercial Road, Portsmouth (by the fountain). Lidl in London Road, North End from 10am...

A surge in demand for electric vehicle charge points in Portsmouth

Portsmouth City Council is responding to resident requests and installing electric vehicle charge points in residential areas across the city. As one of the first local authorities to receive funding from the government's Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV), Portsmouth City Council has plans to...

Plan your travel this bank holiday weekend

With a busy bank holiday weekend fast approaching, Portsmouth City Council is advising visitors and residents to plan ahead and take full advantage of the excellent public transport services the city has to offer. Portsmouth residents are encouraged to leave their cars at home wherever possible and...

Park and Ride survey: We want your views!

Park & Ride: we want your views We want to make sure our Park & Ride service meet the needs of all those who use it, or would like to use it. We want to understand why people use the Park & Ride, why they purchase different types of ticket and what they think about our ideas for service...

Free Itchen Bridge passage for electric vehicle drivers now live

Owners of fully electric vehicles can now cross Itchen Bridge free of charge with a SmartCities card. The electric vehicle concession forms part of Southampton City Council’s Air Quality Strategy to reduce air pollution in the city and encourage the uptake of low emission vehicles. The scheme is...

Bikes Go Free on the Gosport Ferry this summer!

Cycling is not just a sport; it’s a great way to get fit, a door to door means of transport, a fun pastime with the family, but above all a lot of fun! The summer months are the ideal time to get out and about by bicycle so for the fourth year running the Gosport Ferry will be running their “Bikes...
Cycle Safety: make it simple

Cycle Safety: make it simple

Cycling UK wants more people cycling more safely. Their ‘Cycle safety: make it simple’ report sets out a blueprint for how to achieve this by improving cyclists’ safety and making it feel safer at the same time.

Portsmouth City Council welcomes grant to address air quality

Portsmouth City Council has received just under half a million pounds from the government to support its work in improving air quality in the city. The council has been awarded £450,000 from the government's £260million Clean Air Fund to deliver a series of sustainable travel initiatives and...

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