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Bath & North East Somerset

ResourceDescriptionContact Details
SustransNational charity enabling people to choose healthier, cleaner and cheaper journeys.

Website contains incentives, competitions, curriculum resources, fact sheets and info sheets.
Click here to visit website
Modeshift STARSNational schools award scheme recognising schools that support cycling, walking and other forms of sustainable transport.Click here to visit website
Sustrans School MarkNational Schools award scheme recognising and supporting schools’ excellence in active and sustainable travel.Click here to visit website
Bristol Healthy SchoolsProgramme for Bristol schools wanting to improve the health and wellbeing of their pupils, staff and local community.

Schools achieving both best practice ‘Standards’ and behaviour change ‘Outcomes’ can gain the prestigious Mayor’s Award for Excellence as a Health Improving School.
Click here to visit website

healthy.schools@bristol.gov.uk
BikeabilityLevel 1 – basic cycling skills in the playground.

Level 2 – basic on-road skills to enable children to make local cycle journeys.

Level 3 –advanced road-riding techniques to enable riders to cope in all road conditions.
Click here to book online

Click here for more information

Bristol City Council contact:
Emma Downey
0117 9224123
emma.downey@bristol.gov.uk
Playing OutProvides a range of advice and support for residents to help children play out more.Click here to visit website
Living StreetsNational charity working to create safe, attractive, enjoyable streets where it’s great to walk.

Range of resources available to support schools such as toolkits for setting up a Park and Stride, Walking Buses, Walk Together Scheme, online travel tracker tool and walking challenges.
Click here to visit website
Storage suppliersScotty’s: Local company providing bespoke scooter and bike storage.

Lockit-Safe: National company providing bike shelters.

Scooterpods: National company providing bike and scooter pods.
Click here to visit Scotty’s website
info@scottysgates.co.uk
0117 977 8865

Click here to visit Lockit-Safe website

Click here to visit Scooterpods website
Dr Bike:
Local bike mechanics
Book a mechanic for the day to check pupils’ bikes are safe to ride. Try:
73 Degree Bicycles
Click here to visit website
APE projectGreat range of fun workshops plus a Children’s Bike Exchange scheme where families can swap their old bike for a refurbished one, purchase a refurbished bike or donate their old bike.Click here to visit website
info@apeproject.co.uk
07903 798333
Wheels for AllProvides a range of bikes for those with balance issues or disabilities preventing them riding regular bikesClick here for more information
Active and Sustainable Travel InformationTravelwest provides information for travelling in the south west including links to journey planners for walking, cycling, bus and rail.

Better by Bike provides information on local and regional maps, news, events and cycling inspiration in the southwest.
Click here to visit the Better By Bike website
Stunt showsMatti Hemmings: Professional BMXer and a Guinness World Record Holder.

MAD Team: Professional Mountain Bike Stunt/Trials Display Team.

Andrei Burton: shows can include Trials Riders, BMX Flatland Riders, Extreme Unicyclists, Free Runners, Free-riders.

Inspire shows: world class team of professional stunt cyclists performing a unique display of tricks
Click here to visit Matti Hemmings website

Click here to visit MAD website

Click here to visit Andrei Burton website

Click here to visit Inspire Shows website
Theatre groupsCoResist have written and performed interactive shows to primary pupils based on the Active Travel theme.Click here to visit website
Staff training opportunitiesBikeability instructor training: Lifecycle, Bristol offer training to become a Bikeability Instructor

Staff may be interested in learning about or extending their maintenance skills:
·    LifecycleUK offer beginner, intermediate and individual tuition.
·    British Cycling offer various coaching courses, including Cycling for Schools which provides training to deliver cycling and coaching skills to pupils in your playground.
Click here to visit Lifecycle Instructor Training website

Click here to visit Lifecycle training website

Click here to visit British Cycling website
Bike
maintenance
DIY
The Better By Bike website has a maintenance and tools checklistClick here to visit website

Bristol

ResourceDescriptionContact details
SustransNational charity enabling people to choose healthier, cleaner and cheaper journeys. Website contains incentives, competitions, curriculum resources, fact sheets and info sheets.Click here to visit website
Modeshift STARSNational schools award scheme recognising schools that support cycling, walking and other forms of sustainable transport.Click here to visit website
Sustrans School MarkNational Schools award scheme recognising and supporting schools’ excellence in active and sustainable travel.Click here to visit website
Bristol Healthy SchoolsProgramme for Bristol schools wanting to improve the health and wellbeing of their pupils, staff and local community.

Schools achieving both best practice ‘Standards’ and behaviour change ‘Outcomes’ can gain the prestigious Mayor’s Award for Excellence as a Health Improving School.
Click here to visit website
healthy.schools@bristol.gov.uk
BikeabilityLevel 1 – basic cycling skills in the playground.

Level 2 – basic on-road skills to enable children to make local cycle journeys.

Level 3 –advanced road-riding techniques to enable riders to cope in all road conditions.
Click here to book online

Click here for more information

Bristol City Council contact:
Emma Downey
0117 9224123
emma.downey@bristol.gov.uk
Playing OutProvides a range of advice and support for residents to help children play out more.Click here to visit website
Living StreetsNational charity working to create safe, attractive, enjoyable streets where it’s great to walk.

Range of resources available to support schools such as toolkits for setting up a Park and Stride, Walking Buses, Walk Together Scheme, online travel tracker tool and walking challenges.
Click here to visit website
Bristol City
Council Road
Safety
sessions
Lesson plan ideas.
Free practical road safety resources.
Free Theatre in Education.
Click here to visit website
Storage
suppliers
Scotty’s: Local company providing
bespoke scooter and bike storage.

Lockit-Safe: National company providing bike shelters.

Scooterpods: National company providing bike and scooter pods.
Click here to visit Scotty’s website
info@scottysgates.co.uk
0117 977 8865

Click here to visit Lockit-safe website

Click here to visit Scooterpods website
Dr Bike:
Local bike
mechanics
Book a mechanic for the day to check
pupils’ bikes are safe to ride. Try:
Bristol Bike Project
Lifecycle UK
Taylored Cycles

Local bike shops can provide bike repairs, see Better by Bike website for a list of local shops.
Click here to visit the Bristol Bike Project website

Click here to visit the Lifecycle UK website

Click here to visit the Taylored Cycles website

Click here to visit the Better By Bike website
APE projectGreat range of fun workshops plus a Children’s Bike Exchange scheme where families can swap their old bike for a refurbished one, purchase a refurbished bike or donate their old bike.Click here to visit website
info@apeproject.co.uk
07903 798333
Wheels for AllProvides a range of bikes for those with balance issues or disabilities preventing them riding regular bikesClick here for more information
Active and Sustainable Travel InformationTravelwest provides information for travelling in the south west including links to journey planners for walking, cycling, bus and rail.

Better by Bike provides information on local and regional maps, news, events and cycling inspiration in the southwest.
Click here to visit the Better By Bike website
Stunt showsMatti Hemmings: Professional BMXer and a Guinness World Record Holder.

MAD Team: Professional Mountain Bike Stunt/Trials Display Team.

Andrei Burton: shows can include Trials Riders, BMX Flatland Riders, Extreme Unicyclists, Free Runners, Free-riders.

Inspire shows: world class team of professional stunt cyclists performing a unique display of tricks
Click here to visit the Matti Hemmings website

Click here to visit the MAD website

Click here to visit the Andrei Burton website

Click here to visit the Inspire Shows website
Theatre groupsCoResist have written and performed interactive shows to primary pupils based on the Active Travel theme.Click here to visit website
Staff training opportunitiesBikeability instructor training: Lifecycle, Bristol offer training to become a Bikeability Instructor
Bike maintenance

Staff may be interested in learning about or extending their maintenance skills:
·    LifecycleUK offer beginner, intermediate and individual tuition.
·    British Cycling offer various coaching courses, including Cycling for Schools which provides training to deliver cycling and coaching skills to pupils in your playground.
Click here for Lifecycle Instructor training

Click here for Lifecycle training

Click here to visit the British Cycling website

North Somerset

ResourceDescriptionContact details
SustransNational charity enabling people to choose healthier, cleaner and cheaper journeys.

Website contains incentives, competitions, curriculum resources, fact sheets and info sheets.
Click here to visit website
Modeshift STARSNational schools award scheme recognising schools that support cycling, walking and other forms of sustainable transport.Click here to visit website
Sustrans School MarkNational Schools award scheme recognising and supporting schools’ excellence in active and sustainable travel.Click here to visit website
Playing OutProvides a range of advice and support for residents to help children play out more.Click here to visit website
Living StreetsNational charity working to create safe, attractive, enjoyable streets where it’s great to walk.

Range of resources available to support schools such as toolkits for setting up a Park and Stride, Walking Buses, Walk Together Scheme, online travel tracker tool and walking challenges.
Click here to visit website
Road Safety
Services
North Somerset Council offer a range of
Road Safety advice, pedestrian training
for KS1, and can sign post you to further
road safety info.
Email: roadsafety@nsomerset.gov.uk
DR Bikes and
local bike
mechanics
Local bike shops can provide bike repairs, see list on Better by Bike websiteClick here to visit the Better By Bike website
Active and Sustainable Travel InformationTravelwest provides information for travelling in the south west including links to journey planners for walking, cycling, bus and rail.

Better by Bike provides information on local and regional maps, news, events and cycling inspiration in the southwest.
Click here to visit the Better By Bike website
APE projectGreat range of fun workshops plus a Children’s Bike Exchange scheme where families can swap their old bike for a refurbished one, purchase a refurbished bike or donate their old bike.Click here to visit website
info@apeproject.co.uk
07903 798333
Stunt showsMatti Hemmings: Professional BMXer and a Guinness World Record Holder.

MAD Team: Professional Mountain Bike Stunt/Trials Display Team.

Andrei Burton: shows can include Trials Riders, BMX Flatland Riders, Extreme Unicyclists, Free Runners, Free-riders.

Inspire shows: world class team of professional stunt cyclists performing a unique display of tricks
Click here to visit the Matti Hemmings website

Click here to visit the MAD website

Click here to visit the Andrei Burton website

Click here to visit the Inspire Shows website
After School
Clubs
Sole Cycling offer cycling after school
clubs for pupils. Sessions can take
place in school grounds, or surrounding
areas, and can include trips. All
sessions are delivered by trained
instructors
Click here to visit website

South Gloucestershire

ResourceDescriptionContact Details
Active and
Sustainable
Travel
Information
Travelwest is a one stop shop for travelling in the south west. It includes links to journey planners for walking, cycling, bus and rail.

Better by Bike includes information on local and regional maps, news, events and cycling inspiration in the southwest.
Click here to visit the Better By Bike website
Andrei
Burton
Mountain bike stunt showClick here to visit the Andrei Burton website
APE projectThe APE project run a Children’s Bike Exchange scheme. The scheme fixes up and safety checks unwanted children’s bikes which can then be swapped for free or at a very low in the community. If you wishing to arrange an exchange at your setting please call Guy on 07903 798333 or email info@apeproject.co.uk. Please see website for more details.Click here to visit website
info@apeproject.co.uk
07903 798333
Car Sharing
Schemes
Can be used to encourage staff and parents to travel more sustainably and help save money by sharing regular journeysClick here to visit the Faxi website

Click here to visit the National Car Share website

Click here to visit the Liftshare website
Living
Streets
National charity working to create safe, attractive, enjoyable streets where it’s
great to walk. Range of resources available to support schools such as toolkits for setting up Park and Stride, Walking buses and zones and walk together scheme, a travel tracker online tool and walking
challenges.
Click here to visit website
Local bike
mechanics
The Road Safety team can offer free Dr Bike sessions, see above, for schools
which engage with Bikeability. Local bike shops can also provide bike repairs, see list on Better by Bike website
The Road Safety team can offer free Dr Bike sessions, see above, for schools
which engage with Bikeability. Local bike shops can also provide bike repairs, see list on Better by Bike website
Matti
Hemmings
BMX stunt showClick here to visit the Matti Hemmings website
Modeshift
STARS
National schools award scheme recognising schools that support cycling, walking and other forms of
sustainable transport.
Click here to visit website
Playing
Out
Provides a range of advice and support to residents to help children play out
more.
Click here to visit website
SG Council
Road Safety
Services
Primary Schools can receive a ‘Road Safety Workshop’ – deliver workshops on pedestrian safety, cycle safety and incar safety to year groups 3 & 6.
The following training and services are also available:
• Bikeability cycle training – Level 1 and 2
• The ‘Way to Go’ booklet is available to
year 6 to address road safety through the
transition period to year 7
• Mini scooter training sessions are
available to schools and train the trainer to
enable you to cascade further training
• Dr Bike maintenance for schools engaged
in both levels of Bikeability
For more information on
primary and secondary
schools:
email:
roadsafetyeducation@southglos.gov.uk

cycletraing@southglos.gov.uk

Call: 01454 868004
SG Council
Road Safety
Services
Secondary Schools. A range of resources and presentations are available for all year groups – see website for more information.
The following training and services are also available:
• Bikeability cycle training
• Dr Bike maintenance sessions for schools
engaged in Bikeability
For more information on
primary and secondary
schools:
email:
roadsafetyeducation@southglos.gov.uk

cycletraing@southglos.gov.uk

Call: 01454 868004
Storage
suppliers
There are a range of suppliers available who supply cycle storage and facilities. For information and advice
on cycle storage please contact South Gloucestershire Council
http://www.southglos.gov.uk/
transport-and-streets/
transport-policy/
SustransNational charity enabling people to choose healthier, cleaner and cheaper journeys. Incentives, competitions, curriculum resources, fact sheets and info sheetsClick here to visit website
Sustrans
Schools
Mark
National school award scheme recognising and supporting schools’ excellence in active and sustainable travel.Click here to visit website