Walking 9 to 5, what a way to keep us living…

Leeds City Region aims to become a net-zero carbon economy by 2038. Transport (cars in particular) is one of the key offenders in terms of carbon emissions. Fortunately there is one low-tech, low maintenance, environmentally friendly, low-cost, instantly available, carbon-slashing travel tool that many of us could probably make far more use of: our legs! … Continue reading Walking 9 to 5, what a way to keep us living…

Small steps, BIG outcomes! It’s Walk to School Week (17-21 May)

Are you taking part in this national five-day event challenges primary school children to walk to school every day for one week? It’s organised by Living Streets, the charity for everyday walking, and this year’s fabulous theme is ‘Super Powers’. Each day of the week, a different comic super hero will highlight how brilliant walking … Continue reading Small steps, BIG outcomes! It’s Walk to School Week (17-21 May)

Free bike and scooter storage for schools

Schools in Leeds are invited to express their interest in free cycle and scooter storage for pupils and staff.  We can pay for and install the following (see below for more). Scooter rackCycle shelterCycle compound If you’re interested, please email us on itb@leeds.gov.uk by 7 June 2021 and let us know what your needs are. … Continue reading Free bike and scooter storage for schools

Does your school know about the The Big Pedal (19-30 April)?

Do you know whether your child's class or school is taking part in The Sustrans Big Pedal, the largest schools’ cycling, walking, wheeling and scooting challenge in the UK? Schools compete to see how many pupils, staff and parents make ‘active journeys’. It’s all happening from 19-30 April, and there are brilliant prizes to be … Continue reading Does your school know about the The Big Pedal (19-30 April)?