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Travel & Transport

Whether you walk, cycle, drive, use the bus or metro, getting out and about is an important part of everyday life. Support is available for people who are disabled or less mobile.

All travel & transport organisations


Information about how accessible a public place is.

Age UK England

Supports older people from age 55 onwards.


Arriva run a North East and North Yorkshire bus service.

Blue Badge Scheme

Information about the Blue Badge scheme and disabled parking spaces in Newcastle.

British Cycling

British Cycling organise bike rides suitable for all types of riders, including families and beginners.

British Red Cross

Provides first aid training, emergency carers support, mobility aids, hospital transport support for refugees and more.


Keeping fit with your dog by walking, hiking or trail running.

Community Transport – Hop to the Shops

Community Transport operate the Hop to the Shops mini bus service. This is a¬†fortnightly¬†minibus service for older people to do their shopping at a…

Community Transport (Newcastle)

Community Transport provide community minibus facilities and provide facilities for local people to donate good quality furniture which can then be made available to others in the community.