UK Sustrans wins £50 million in lottery funds

Do you remember this? Sustrans “Connect2″ program won the £50 million grant from the UK national lottery after TV viewers were polled on which of several projects should be selected to receive the money. Sustrans got 42% of the votes cast. More also at Bike Biz.

8 Comments

  • James T.
    December 13, 2007 - 6:25 am | Permalink

    Great news! Glad to hear a follow up on this.

  • James T.
    December 13, 2007 - 1:25 pm | Permalink

    Great news! Glad to hear a follow up on this.

  • Mike1727
    December 13, 2007 - 9:16 am | Permalink

    It is great news, but a bit of a shame that this sort of infrastructure spending is not funded from central government as a matter of course.

  • Mike1727
    December 13, 2007 - 4:16 pm | Permalink

    It is great news, but a bit of a shame that this sort of infrastructure spending is not funded from central government as a matter of course.

  • Dr. Logan
    December 13, 2007 - 10:41 am | Permalink

    Wow. They should send a little this way.

  • Dr. Logan
    December 13, 2007 - 5:41 pm | Permalink

    Wow. They should send a little this way.

  • bikesgonewild
    December 14, 2007 - 12:45 am | Permalink

    …there is probably a better mindset outside of the actual core group of cyclists, to appreciate what these funds might provide…

  • bikesgonewild
    December 14, 2007 - 7:45 am | Permalink

    …there is probably a better mindset outside of the actual core group of cyclists, to appreciate what these funds might provide…

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