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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 travelwest website

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
Bike
maintenance
DIY
The Better By Bike website has a
maintenance and tools checklist
Click here to visit website
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

Click here to visit the Share a Car 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

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