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21st July 2017   •   Posted in Uncategorised
Here at SWCC we love the summer!  Our passionate staff who run our Trax Youth Group and the South West Community Rail Partnership teamed up to organise a fun filled summer programme for young people in the Southside of Glasgow. The programme has got off to a fabulous start with lots of happy faces attending [...]
14th June 2017   •   Posted in Uncategorised

The South West Community Rail Partnership are thrilled to announce that not only one, but two of our working projects have been nominated for a Community Rail Award 2017, ‘The Right Routes to Health Programme’ and the ‘Teddy Bears Picnic’. The awards are hosted by the Association of Community Rail Partnerships. In late 2016 South […]

12th May 2017   •   Posted in Uncategorised

The good weather is rolling in and we’re back with weekend opening!  Visit us Tuesday to Sunday 10am – 5pm for all your cycling needs!  Our trusty mechanics Daniel and Alistair will be on hand to get your bike summer ready!  Keep an eye on our events and facebook to find out what else we’re […]

5th May 2017   •   Posted in Uncategorised

We are delighted to announce that the 1848 Volunteer Project will continue to be supported by Scottish Government People and Communities fund during 2017-2018! Over the last 2 years, the funding we have received from Scottish Government PCF has enabled us to support over 70 volunteers!  During that time our volunteers have accumulated 2772 hours […]

4th May 2017   •   Posted in Uncategorised

WHAT IS THE CHALLENGE? During May, we are taking part in the European Cycling Challenge. Whether you are cycling all the way to work, to the station, going to the shops or just enjoying being out on your bike, we want you to take part and record your routes to help improve cycling across the […]

5th April 2017   •   Posted in Uncategorised

On Tuesday 4th April 2017, the fantastic Gibney Family from Glasgow, near Crosslmyloof Railway Station, embarked on a fabulous day trip to Edinburgh, compliments of the South West Community Rail Partnership, Scot Rail and South West Community Cycles. The Gibney’s attended the Xmas South West Xpress Event at Pollokshaws West Railway Station, entered the competition […]

15th March 2017   •   Posted in Uncategorised

It’s “Pass it on” week between 11th-19th March but here at South West Community Cycles we love to pass it on every week!  We receive donated bikes from our local community and our trusty mechanics work on them to donate them on to those in need of a bike. When we received a call from […]

10th March 2017   •   Posted in Uncategorised
A big thanks to Gerry Mitchell, the Community Links Practitioner based at the Drs Treadgold, Duffy and Morley Surgery in the Pollok Civic Realm for including us in the fabulous artwork in the surgery waiting area.  Gerry and the Doctors within the surgery have been big supporters of our organisation and we love that they [...]
22nd February 2017   •   Posted in Uncategorised
Pupils from the Mary Russell School have been attending South West Community Cycles as part of their Duke of Edinburgh Award.  The group have been participating in cycles around Pollok Country Park and learning about mechanics in the workshop! We can cater our services to a wide range of groups and are keen to provide [...]
16th February 2017   •   Posted in Uncategorised
South West Community Rail Partnership, alongside South West Community Cycles and ScotRail deliver quality partnership work that improves health and well-being, encourages active travel and has a focus on a sustainable environment at its core. We hope to do our bit to make the world a better place. Some of us folks here are going [...]