big, bold & innovative

Community Links PLUS is a design competition, run by Sustrans Scotland and funded by the Scottish Government. Since 2015, Community Links PLUS has sought big, bold and innovative projects which will restore the balance of Scotland’s streets in favour of people walking and cycling.

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an integrated approach

Previous successful entries have demonstrated a high-quality approach to infrastructure, placemaking and urban design, integrating these with community engagement and the promotion of walking and cycling to generate projects on a scale not yet seen in Scotland.

About Community Links Plus

  • South City Way
  • Albert Halls
    Walk, Cycle, Live Stirling
  • Inverness City Active Travel Network
  • test
    West Edinburgh Active Travel Network
  • Meadows to George Street
  • Connecting Woodside

News & Updates

  • June 7, 2018
    South City Way Small Grants Fund
    Sustrans Scotland’s South City Way Small Grants Fund is a fantastic opportunity for community groups to apply for up to £5,000 of funding for projects which will encourage people to walk and cycle, or help improve public spaces along the route.
  • April 30, 2018
    Multi-million pound active travel project in Glasgow rebrands
    Glasgow City Council and Sustrans Scotland announce new identity of Woodside Mini Holland project as Connecting Woodside
  • April 10, 2018
    First trees planted on South City Way
    Glasgow based environmental charity, South Seeds, has welcomed the planting of the first trees along the South City Way (SCW), Glasgow City Council’s winning bid to the 2016 Community Links PLUS (CLPLUS) competition run by Sustrans Scotland.

 “The expert panel who evaluated the bids were impressed by the local authorities’ high level of design and innovation”

HUMZA YOUSAF, MINISTER FOR TRANSPORT & THE ISLANDS