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Travelling on parkways and cycleways

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The parkway system helped to divert road traffic from the centre of Peterborough and to open up and connect the surrounding townships. New bridges over the River Nene were crucial in making this happen.

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How many road bridges that cross the River Nene are there in Peterborough?

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One of the first experimental cycle routes was from Bretton to the city centre.

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Follow up suggestion

There are about 100 miles of cycleways criss-crossing Peterborough, many designed to make it easier for cyclists to travel across the city and into the centre as well as for more recreational purposes. Look at the Green Wheel cycle routes. Do any go near your house?

Sustrans Green Wheel

Quiz Question

What are the 8 parkways called?

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Fletton, Frank Perkins, Longthorpe, Nene, Orton, Paston, Soke, Werrington.