The Department for Transport has recently published a document that “sets out a vision for a travel revolution in England’s streets, towns and communities”.
I wrote this article two years ago, but think it is really relevant today. I have spent the last five years promoting active travel (walking, cycling and scooting) to families in Southwark where I teach. I have learned a great deal in my role as a Healthy Schools Champion, not least about why we doContinue reading “Walk to school”
Why not give it a go. The chances are you will get to your destination far faster than by car. Just don’t take the main roads – too much pollution for your lungs, less safe and often slower. Latest – A fifth of Brits say they’re considering cycling to work Benefits it makes you fitterContinue reading “Thought of commuting by cycle?”