Hull UTravelActive is a new, exciting, Sustrans delivered project which aims to promote and facilitate active travel at the University of Hull and surrounding communities across Hull.
Hull UTravelActive a partnership between the University of Hull, Sustrans and the Big Lottery who have helped to fund the project.
Hull UTravelActive run lots of activities and events including cycle confidence training, walks and bike rides, bike maintenance lessons and Dr Bike sessions to provide a fun cycling or walking experience. Below are a few other resources that can help you to enjoy cycling whilst at university.
Bringing all cycling and walking information, activities and services into one place! The Bike Hub is now open opposite the West Entrance to the Wilberforce building.
Equipped with 100 hire bikes, a workshop, a mechanic and all the information and advice you could ever need!
It will be a great place to come and learn how to take care of your bike, buy locks and lights for discounted prices, sign up for events or training and collect maps and other information.
The hub will also be used as a meeting place for rides and walks and cycle training.
At HUU we understand the importance of our role within the wider world, which is why we are committed to working together in supporting, using and promoting Fairtrade products.
You can view our full policy online here or take a look at the key ways in which we are supporting Fairtrade below.
More information on on Fairtrade can be found via their website.
A representative of HUU sits on a University wide group that helps implement the policy, and submits a progress report to the University Ethics Committee, HUU Union Council and the Fairtrade Foundation.
Sale of Fairtrade products
Where possible HUU will offer Fairtrade products at all catering and retail outlets, increasing the selection available year on year.
We offer Fairtrade products at things like meetings and conferences - so all those tasty cups of tea are good to go!
Promotion and Campaigning
We get ourselves involved in big campaigns like 'Fairtrade Fortnight' by promoting it through events and media.